Uber battle goes to heart of Cambridge

Veterans of Cambridge politics said they were not surprised at how the Uber battle has exposed the rift between the tech types who have shaped Cambridge?s image to the outside world, and the locals who fear that runaway development, fueled by the tech boom, threatens to make their city unlivable and unaffordable.

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The fight over the smartphone car service is a collision of cultures.

David Ortiz gestures to the press box in Wednesday?s game, expressing displeasure with a scoring call.  Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images

David Ortiz chastised by MLB for scoring complaint

A league official issued a statement taking issue with the Red Sox player?s behavior and comments.

Lawmakers questioned IRS Commissioner John Koskinen at a hearing Friday.

House GOP accuses IRS chief of lying

A congressional hearing about missing e-mails turned into a shouting match.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/06/19/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/0621BaseballBucketGuys.jpg The ultimate baseball road trip

After hitting 30 MLB stadiums in 30 days, these writers pick the 10 most memorable locations.

?I think the evidence was sort of overwhelming for anyone who honestly looked at the circumstances. I really don?t think there were any surprises,? said Brian LeClair, who was a law clerk for Judge W. Arthur Garrity Jr. when the landmark decision was issued in 1974.

1974 busing decision led to strong opinions, reactions

Bostonians recall the firestorm 40 years ago.

Weekend Fun Guide

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/06/11/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/dykes[1]--90x90.jpg Why long weekends are better than long vacations

Quick tips for getting the most out of short vacations.

UMass graduate student Justin Warrenfeltz worked at an archeological dig at Burial Hill in Plymouth.

The mystery of where Plymouth got its start

Archeologists are searching for the palisades that would define the town?s original borders.


Movie Review

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/06/16/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/koch-walker.jpg ?Citizen Koch? preaches to the converted

The documentary is a recap of how campaign donations from the Koch brothers have influenced US elections.


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Movie Review

From left: MichaeL Lomenda, John Lloyd Young, Erich Bergen, and Vincent Piazza in ?Jersey Boys.?

?Jersey Boys? has no Broadway spirit

You need to bring nostalgia and a taste for dentist-drill close harmonies to enjoy the big-screen musical.