Militants post apparent images of mass killing in Iraq

A photo on the Twitter account of a militant group purportedly shows Iraqi soldiers who had been captured


The images could further sharpen tensions as Shiites take up arms against the Sunni militants.

David Ortiz can?t hide his disappointment after grounding out with a man on to end the fifth inning. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

INDIANS 3, RED SOX 2 (11 inn.)

Nick Swisher?s homer in 11th sinks Red Sox

The Red Sox couldn?t capitalize after loading the bases in the bottom of the ninth inning.

Smith?s map of New England: Good luck trying to visit London, Mass.


The lie that charted New England?s future

John Smith?s map changed the world, especially the parts he made up.


// My dream for my black sons on Father?s Day

I will raise my sons to understand the challenges facing black men, but to never stop believing in themselves.

Brian Frasure, BiOM?s director of clinical services, and Timothy McCarthy, its fomer CEO, hope to make the company?s prosthetics more broadly available. At $52,000, they aren?t cheap. But ?neither is a hip replacement,? McCarthy says.

game changers

BiOM bionic ankle gives amputees natural movement

The BiOM ankle is programmed to replicate all the natural functionality of the foot and ankle.

Casey Kasem received the Radio Icon award during The 2003 Radio Music Awards in 2003.

Radio host Casey Kasem dies at 82

Kasem, who was noted for his Top 40 countdowns, died early Sunday.

Man arrested after woman found beaten in Chelsea

The woman was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital, where she is in serious condition, police said.

France's Karim Benzema gives a thumbs-up after his two-goal performance.  EPA/ARMANDO BABANI


Karim Benzema scores twice in France win

France shut out Honduras in their World Cup Group E match in Porto Alegre, Brazil.


location, location, location

// Roslindale is on the fast track

?It?s going through a lot of growth but continuing upward,? said Eric Madsen, a real estate agent. ?It?s definitely a neighborhood in transition.?


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Pfizer chemist Kevin Hallock rotated a 3-D image of a human brain projected on a giant screen.

Pfizer adopts different style for new research center

Pfizer Inc.?s Kendall Square research center has stolen a page from the collaborative culture and open architecture of the entrepreneurial startups that dot the area.


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Art Review

Turner?s maritime impressions flood the senses in Salem

?Turner & the Sea? is an impressive exhibition of maritime canvases by English master J.M.W. Turner on display at the Peabody Essex Museum.


Kunho Kim will travel to Los Angeles in an accessible van.

A coast-to-coast quest to craft accessibility guide

Harvard student Kunho Kim is traveling coast to coast in a wheelchair-accessible van, documenting the best and worst in terms of accessibility.