Hundreds mourn at funeral of Dorchester toddler

Family members left the Jubilee Christian Church in Mattapan on Saturday after funeral services were held there for 2-year-old Daylan Walker.

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Daylan Walker, who died after he fell from the roof of an apartment building, was just about to learn basketball, the pastor said.

Harvard defeats Yale in 149th Regatta

It was the seventh straight victory over Yale for the Harvard varsity eights crew.

Maria Sharapova captured her fifth major title on Saturday.

Maria Sharapova wins French Open for second time in three years

Sharapova overcame difficulty with her serve to defeat Simona Halep in three sets on Saturday.

Tonalist, who didn’t compete in either the Kentucky Derby or Preakness, could be a wild card Saturday. Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images

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Which horses could upset California Chrome in Belmont?

Since 1978, 12 horses have failed in the Belmont when going for a Triple Crown.

Tim Duncan has led the Spurs to four NBA titles, six NBA Finals appearances, and nine conference finals appearances


Spurs, Patriots share uncommon success

The Patriots have had 11 straight 10-win seasons. The Spurs have 15 consecutive 50-win seasons.

Mourners departed Wait Chapel after a memorial service for poet and author Maya Angelou at Wat Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, N.C.

‘I cannot fill her shoes, but I can walk in her footsteps’

First lady Michelle Obama, former President Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, and others paid tribute to Maya Angelou, who died May 28.

John Williams led the Boston Pops in his annual Film Night Friday night.

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Pops highlight John Williams’s work

At Friday’s sold-out Film Night concert at Symphony Hall, the laureate conductor largely let the program do the talking for him.


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