Film tax credits no longer getting glowing reviews

Around the country, a growing number of elected officials and independent analysts are souring on film incentives.

Boston Marathon bombing trial

Tsarnaev defense may take advantage of lone-wolf image

The lone-wolf attacker portrayed by prosecutors could also be someone who was troubled and easily influenced by others, defense lawyers may argue.


// The innocence that was shattered

The prosecution rested its case with a description of injuries to Martin Richard, who embodied the innocence that was lost.

An image presented as evidence Monday showed Dzhokhar Tsarnaev behind Richard family shortly before the bomb blast.

US Attorney?s Office

As jurors weep, Martin Richard?s death detailed

With boy?s parents in the courtroom, a medical examiner detailed Martin Richard?s fatal injuries before the prosecution rested its case.

Hernandez?s fiancee disposed of box in ?random dumpster?

Shayanna Jenkins testified that Aaron Hernandez asked her to remove a box from their home the day after Odin Lloyd?s murder.

// MBTA didn?t use common methods during storms

Frank DePaola, interim general manager for the MBTA, said the T could have used anti-icing fluid on its third rails.

Flowers were placed by a mailbox at a house on McAfee Farm Road in Bedford where three people were foudn dead.

Deaths of 3 in Bedford, N.H., puzzle investigators

The bodies of a mother and her two daughters were found in their home in what authorities believe was a murder-suicide.

//[2]--90x90.jpg Woman charged with cheating One Fund pleads not guilty

Joanna Leigh, 41, is accused of lying about suffering a traumatic brain injury during the 2013 Marathon bombings.

Eric Glassoff recently sold a condo in Brookline for tens of thousands of dollars about the asking price.

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

The goal is a bidding war

Some real estate agents are setting prices low to attract a mob to an open house and set off a frenzy.

President Obama spoke at the dedication of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute in Dorchester.

Kennedy knew differences shouldn?t ?become barriers,? Obama says

President Obama and other politicians spoke at the dedication of the Edward Kennedy Institute in Dorchester today.

The scene at Area Four during President Obama?s visit to the restaurant.

Obama spends time at Cambridge restaurant Area Four

Thirty supporters who contributed up to $33,400 reportedly dined with the president at a fund-raiser.

// Biden visits Boston police officer injured in shooting

President Obama called Officer John Moynihan a ?hero? during remarks at the Edward Kennedy Institute dedication.

Fort Myers, FL - 02/23/15 - Boston Red Sox pitchers from l to r: Wade Miley, Rick Porcello, Clay Buchholz, and Eduardo Rodriguez, prepare to throw their scheduled bullpen sessions. Red Sox Spring Training. (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: Peter Abraham, Topic: 24Red Sox, LOID: 8.0.2717390732.

Barry Chin/Globe Staff


Realistically, how good are these Red Sox?

Many prognosticators like the Sox? chances, but that might be a reflection of the division, not the team.

Mar 30, 2015; Charlotte, NC, USA; Charlotte Hornets center Al Jefferson (25) shoots the ball around Boston Celtics center Tyler Zeller (44) during the first half at Time Warner Cable Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports

Celtics 116, Hornets 104

Avery Bradley leads Celtics past Hornets in Charlotte

Bradley scored 30 points as the Celtics recovered from a loss to the Clippers on Sunday night.

Evan Horowitz

// What we learned about Scientology in ?Going Clear?

The HBO documentary ?Going Clear? may be short on new revelations, but it is dotted with disturbing detail.

Munch Madness 2015

Top 2 announced

Which eatery will get your vote in the Finals? See the local restaurants that will duke it out until the very end.

Marathon trial podcast

// Episode 14: Prosecution rests, Tsarnaev defense begins

This interactive timeline highlights trial coverage and a podcast featuring Globe columnist Kevin Cullen and WBUR reporter David Boeri.



// John Fish is Boston 2024?s main force ? and its liability

How do you solve a problem like the group?s chairman and public face?

The Big Picture

Anees Mahyoub/Reuters

Yemen tumbling into chaos

Militants of the Islamic State claimed responsibility of a horrific attack on Shi?ite mosques in Yemen last week.