Millions of workers may soon become eligible for OT pay

A federal plan would more than double the current threshold at which many salaried employees stop getting overtime pay.

// Supreme Court to take up dispute over union fees

The court will consider limiting the power of government employee unions to collect fees from non-members.

Boston?s bid for 2024 Olympics

Boston 2024 to meet with USOC on Olympics bid

Boston 2024 officials are scheduled to meet Tuesday with members of the US Olympic Committee?s board about the new plan.

Evan Horowitz

// Even with new Olympic plan, public money will be on the line

While Boston 2024 is hoping to take out an insurance policy, it?s not clear whether that approach is really feasible.

Presidential candidate and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.

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Christie kicks off campaign for president

Chris Christie said both political parties ?have failed our country? in an announcement speech calling for more compromise in politics.

Betty Kalister (left), Joseph Richard Kalister, and daughter Nicole Kalister (right) were believed to have been killed in the crash in Plainville.

?We have no engines, I need help,? doomed pilot pleaded

A Tennessee couple and their teen daughter, who were coming to town for a college visit, died in Sunday?s crash in Plainville.

Major world powers and Iran agree to extend nuclear talks

The State Department announced the extension of an interim nuclear agreement that was set to expire Tuesday night.

Cyclist apologizes for punching fellow rider in Fitchburg race

A video shows Jerome Townsend punching Dave Warner as he sat on the ground with his arms up to defend himself.

Steven Syre | Boston Capital

// Greece, Puerto Rico turbulence unlikely to hurt US economy

American markets, so calm for so long, are getting a jolt this week. But that?s all it is so far.

In the end, neither convict made it more than 40 miles from the Clinton Correctional Facility.

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Hunt for N.Y. inmates was hampered by missed signals

New details have surfaced about the three-week manhunt for two convicted murderers that gripped northern New York.

// After resisting for years, JetBlue adds checked bag fee

The era of free checked suitcases on JetBlue has come to an end.

// Ride-hailing service Lyft giving away free coffee today

If you haven?t had your caffeine fix yet, you might want to hold out until noon.

Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson is hitting .301 with 18 home runs and 48 RBIs this season.

Alex Speier

Red Sox likely were long shot to land Josh Donaldson

Any trade package for the MVP candidate would have likely started with Xander Bogaerts.

From left: Stephen Boss, Matt Bomer, Kevin Nash, Joe Manganiello, Channing Tatum, and Adam Rodriguez in ?Magic Mike XXL.?

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Movie review

?Magic Mike XXL? is short on plot, long on beefcake

?Magic Mike XXL? review: The sequel to the 2012 male-stripper movie is missing the original director, half the original cast, a plot, a script, and most of the wit.

// Adult coloring books tap into desire to unwind, unplug

Coloring books for grown-ups, many with detailed and intricate designs, have exploded in the publishing world.

// Tammy Kraus is a crisis fixer at the State House

Kraus, superintendent of the landmark, makes sure a building that dates to the 18th century keeps functioning.


// James Taylor earns his first-ever No. 1 album

?Before This World? is the troubadour?s 17th full-length album.

If Tuesday feels a second longer, that?s because it will be

A ?leap second? will be added to our clocks on Tuesday to account for a decline in the speed of the Earth?s rotation.

Ground Game

Ground Game

// Why is the GOP presidential field so large in 2016?

The 2016 GOP field is the largest ever since the modern presidential primary system began in 1952.



// Will Governor Baker back the new Olympic plan?

Getting his seal of approval for an Olympics that was forced to grow its venues beyond Boston is essential for Boston 2024.

The Big Picture

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Same-sex marriage legalized in US

The US Supreme Court made a historic decision Friday in a 5-4 ruling establishing same-sex marriage across all 50 states.