Tsarnaev judge denies request for trial delay

The judge rejected the defense argument that jurors could be prejudiced by the recent terror attacks in France.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/01/14/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/ParkBoston_PilotMap.jpg Parking app goes live in parts of the Back Bay

Metered parking users around the Public Garden and the shopping district to its west can refill their meters with their smartphones.

Mass. real estate agents less optimistic on housing market

Despite low interest rates, agents are less optimistic about the strength of the housing market and future price growth.

People waited in line to get a copy of satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo in front of a kiosk in Paris.

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Charlie Hebdo hits newstands in high demand

Demand was so intense that copies of the newspaper were being offered on eBay for hundreds of dollars.

Baker takes a sick day, cancels scheduled public events

Governor Baker did not attend Mayor Walsh?s State of City address, also due to illness, according to a spokesman.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/01/14/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/walsh150-7878.jpg Walsh focuses on education, housing in State of City address

In his first State of the City speech, Mayor Walsh talked about the nuts and bolts of government, and his future plans.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/01/14/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/cat150-7918.jpg Falmouth man charged with shooting cat with arrow

Joseph Losi, 29, is facing animal cruelty charges after allegedly shooting an arrow into a 13-year-old male cat named Cuday.

The Rev. John Delaney, pastor of Sacred Hearts, spoke at the press conference this morning.

Homeless woman charged with defacing Haverhill Nativity

The woman allegedly replaced a statue of the baby Jesus at a church Nativity scene with a severed pig?s head.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/01/14/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/bristol150-7881.jpg In Hernandez case, status of Bristol DA put in doubt

Governor Baker rescinded all last-minute Deval Patrick appointments, which includes the chief prosecutor in the murder trial.

Wall Street Journal scorches Romney for considering bid

The paper?s conservative editorial board isn?t convinced voters are ready to install him in the White House in 2016.

Timeline of Mitt Romney?s denials

Romney, who told donors he is considering another run for president, has said on numerous occasions he would not run again.

Senator Rand Paul, a 2016 Republican White House hopeful, spoke to a group of state legislators in Manchester, N.H.

In N.H., Rand Paul tries to distinguishes himself

The senator is not only looking to break away from other potential GOP presidential candidates, but also from his father.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/01/14/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/farragher-7983.png Inspiring journey from addiction to redemption

David Perry?s story of addiction isn?t unusual, but it?s what happened after he stood in chains in court that sets him apart.

The proposed building is seen in center in this rendering.

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Boston set to get tallest new skyscraper in 40 years

The 700-foot tower will include the city?s second Four Seasons Hotel and some expensive condominiums.

Rescue workers and volunteers struggled to pull victims from the deadly, sticky mess.

New insight into Great Molasses Flood of 1919

Research shows the tank was stressed well beyond capacity and made from a steel susceptible to fracture.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/01/14/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/chara150-6448.jpg Zdeno Chara drops Cedric Paquette with one punch

The Bruins captain responded to an opponent?s agitation efforts with a swift response Tuesday.

NFL playoffs

FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2014, file photo, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) throws a pass against the New York Giants during the first half of an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. No Tom Brady-Peyton Manning rematch this time. Instead, it will be Brady and Andrew Luck meeting again in a matchup of star quarterbacks when the New England Patriots host the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC championship game Sunday. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

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Colts feature new players and wrinkles this time vs. Patriots

For one thing, ?Boom? Herron?s emergence at tailback has helped the offense become more balanced.



//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/01/13/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/Jeff_Jacoby_150px-1172.jpg The anti-Semitic derangement

Even before last week?s terror attacks, an exodus of French Jews was already underway and accelerating rapidly.

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Millions march to honor victims of France attacks

Crowds gathered in Paris and elsewhere in a somber display of solidarity and defiance after a series of terrorist attacks shook France.

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