Robert Kraft testifies in Aaron Hernandez murder trial

Robert Kraft?s testimony in during the high-profile murder trial was a jarring scene.

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The Patriots owner testified that Hernandez insisted on his innocence when he spoke to him two days after the murder.

// MBTA learns from other cities after rough winter

The T?s interim GM told lawmakers the agency made ?eye-opening? discoveries when it compared its practices to peers.

// 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.


// Are the Red Sox any good this year?

Too much of the optimism about this team is owed to the abject mediocrity of the American League East.

US Coast Guard

Coast Guard rescues nine men off stranded tall ship

A Canadian tall ship hit rough waters off the coast of Gloucester.

// New mixed-income housing projects planned for Roxbury

Two non-profits are collaborating with the Boston Housing Authority to redevelop the 1950s-era Whittier Street public housing project.

Munch Madness 2015

Vote for a champion

It?s the last round to help choose the Boston area?s top restaurant. Which of these two eateries will get your vote?

// T.S. Eliot?s old summer home could become writers? retreat

Eliot spent his formative childhood summers in a wood-shingled, seven-bedroom seaside house on Gloucester?s Eastern Point.

// Suspect?s death at traffic stop caps life of violence

Angelo West had been shot 13 times amid decades of criminal charges.

Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito will officiate the wedding of state Senate President Stanley Rosenberg (right).

Karyn Polito to officiate Senate president?s wedding

The lieutenant governor, a former gay marriage opponent, will officiate Stanley Rosenberg?s wedding to his domestic partner.

// South Boston?s one-way streets extended, may become permanent

Mayor Walsh announced that one-way streets will remain in place for at least two more months.

Boston Marathon bombing trial

Defense expert testifies about Tsarnaev computers

The witness testified about a computer belonging to Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and another used by his brother Tamerlan.


// ?He was 8 years old?

If Dzhokhar Tsarnaev isn?t moved by what happened to Martin Richard, it?s probably just a waste of time to keep looking.

// Cambridge City Council approves ban on plastic bags

Store owners will have one year to deplete their current stock of plastic bags, or they could face hefty fines.

Temperatures may reach 60 degrees on Friday

After a winter season marked by prolonged cold, temperatures will begin climbing this week.

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

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

How to start a bidding war

By setting prices low, ?you can get a ?Hunger Games?- style fight,? a real estate agent said.

John Rosenthal, founder and president of Stop Handgun Violence, in front of the landmark billboard along the Massachusetts Turnpike.

Bill Greene/Globe Staff

Dozens of billboards to replace landmark Mass. Pike sign

Stop Handgun Violence will be ?saturating? highway signs across the state after the planned removal of the billboard.

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.