Inspection of cleared buildings limited

Inspectors who reported finding no violations at 11 buildings owned by a controversial landlord Anwar N. Faisal never actually inspected any apartments.

Archers argue that bow hunting is a much more passive sport than hunting with a gun.

House vote revives Sunday hunting debate

A measure softening the state?s Colonial-era ban against hunting on Sundays passed the House last week.

Senator Jeanne Shaheen.

Similarity in Shaheen cause, family interests

The N.H. Democrat has sought $150 million to maintain a Defense Department breast cancer research program, in which she had a family financial stake.

Janet Echelman?s art was displayed in Amsterdam in 2012 to 2013. Her work will be installed in Boston next year.

Janus van den Eijnden/file

Grants bring whirl of public art for Greenway

In a burst of activity in a city not noted for its public art, the Greenway will become more colorful and stylized.

The attorney general tried to put a good face on a court decision, but the chief justice called her argument in the case a ?departure from common sense.?

David L. Ryan/Globe Staff

News Analysis

Again, Coakley feels the glare

With a casino referendum sure to color the campaign season, Martha Coakley is once again at the center of uncertainty.

Casino repeal can be on ballot, state?s high court says

The court cleared the way for a repeal of the state casino law to appear on the November ballot.

Radiologist Dr. Paul Bice compared an image from earlier, 2-D technology mammogram to the new 3-D Digital Breast Tomosynthesis mammography in Wichita Falls, Texas, in 2012.

Daily Dose

3-D mammograms detect more breast cancers, study says

Three-dimensional screening is likely to be more routine over the next few years.

After opting out of his contractLeBron James has another ?decision? to make. AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File


The LeBron James scenarios are intriguing

If James does intend to leave Miami, it will be fascinating to see where he lands in his next NBA stop.


// The Boston Globe Book Club

Pick up ?Cascade? by Maryanne O?Hara ? your must-read book of the summer ? this Saturday at a special kick-off event in Boston.