Ambitious new skyscraper plan would redefine Boston waterfront

The $1 billion, 600-foot complex would drastically change the downtown skyline and public spaces near the New England Aquarium.

Coach Jurgen Klinsmann (right) and his players are in lockstep regarding Thursday?s game: They want to win, period. Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images


US has point to prove by beating Germany

The Americans can advance with a draw ? and possibly even with a defeat ? but they would rather drop a star-spangled calling card with a victory.

Word of mouth is what first tipped off Red Auerbach (right) to Bill Russell; that couldn?t happen today. (AP Photo/J. Walter Green)


Red Auerbach?s NBA drafts were informal and uninformed

Auerbach could make a deal involving the Ice Capades to get a Hall of Famer ? or draft a player who refused to fly in airplanes.

// Buddy Cianci to run for Providence mayor again

Twelve years after being sent to prison for corruption, the former Providence mayor will again run for the office.

Couple in Back Bay crash is cooperating, lawyer says

The two people accused in the crash are devastated for the victims? families and are cooperating ?100 percent,? their lawyer said.

Witness lied, defense says in N.H. murder trial

During closing arguments, lawyers for Seth Mazzaglia blamed the death of a Westborough teen on his ex-girlfriend.

In court decision, an endorsement of digital privacy

The Supreme Court found that police may not generally search the cellphones of people they arrest without first getting warrants.

Middle schoolers to ride MBTA to school under new budget

Mayor Walsh won a slim majority of votes in the City Council for his budget despite objections to the cost-cutting measure.

Supreme Court rules against Aereo in copyright fight

The court said that Aereo essentially functions as a cable service that should be subject to the same regulations.


// Aereo has few options, but now needs a Plan B

Startups are all about the pivot, and it would be surprising if we don?t see one soon from Aereo.