Obama rejects Keystone XL pipeline

The decision caps a 7-year saga that became one of the biggest environmental flashpoints of Barack Obama?s presidency.

South Boston brothers facing hate crime charges

Scott and Steven Leader allegedly attacked a homeless man near the JFK/UMass Red Line station.

A lobster boat off the coast of Crane Beach in Ipswich caught fire Friday morning.

Courtesy of the US Coast Guard

Man jumps into water after lobster boat catches fire off Ipswich

The man tried to put out the fire, but jumped into the water after it worsened, he said.

Woman found in burning car was murdered, police say

Authorities say the woman was murdered and a man has been charged with misleading the investigation.

A crew worked to tow away the truck carrying cranberries that was involved in the Sagamore Bridge crash.

David Curran

Multi-vehicle crash snarls Sagamore Bridge traffic

All lanes have been reopened following a head-on crash involving a truck hauling cranberries and a second vehicle.

Russia suspends all flights to Egypt amid crash probe

President Vladimir Putin has agreed to a recommendation from the Russian intelligence agency.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/05/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/domestic_1.jpg Hyde Park slaying prompts scrutiny of two officers

The officers failed to check on a restraining order a woman had against her ex-boyfriend. That may have been a fatal mistake.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/10/27/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ryan_replacepanes1_met.jpg Defect mars new windows at Government Center T stop

Workers have been reinstalling glass panels at the stop, next to City Hall, after a sealant on some of the windows failed.

BOSTON, MA - 10/28/2015: Buildings that are under construction. Buildings at 1 Seaport Square (David L Ryan/Globe Staff Photo) SECTION: BUSINESS TOPIC 04construction(2)

David L Ryan, Globe Staff

Only parts of Boston seeing development boom

The $7 billion in construction underway is changing Boston forever. But some parts are changing much faster than others.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/05/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/15115_KDB_BUSH_0010.jpg In comeback push, Bush looks to go from Jeb! to Jeb!!

Jeb Bush seems eager to project new vigor in the campaign, apparently working to dispel Donald Trump?s dismissive phrase that Bush suffers from ?low energy.??

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/03/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/armstrong2_biz.jpg Financial radio shows blur line between advice, marketing

A pair of cases opened against two Boston radio hosts have thrust the age-old practice of renting out radio airtime into the spotlight.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/11/24/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/audiobooks.jpg No time to listen to audiobooks? Many now fast forward

For better or worse, our society?s need for instant gratification is now changing the way we consume media.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/10/17/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/shutterstock_291956111.jpg SAT losing favor as more Mass. colleges end requirement

Schools are questioning the SAT?s merit as a predictor of college success and seeking a more diverse pool of applicants.

Jonathan Wiggs/ globe staff

home of the week

Beverly condo offers 3 bedrooms with en suite baths

There is nothing archaic about this tri-level condo, set behind a gated entry in a renovated Jazz Age carriage house.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/06/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/kreiter_nickofferman8_arts[1]-4003--90x90.jpg Nick Offerman brings charming obnoxiousness to role

Offerman tackles the colorful role at the heart of ?A Confederacy of Dunces? at Huntington Theatre Company.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/10/08/BostonGlobe.com/BCOM/Images/a2bc22b428ad4fb3b3b7b5cab6b6d84a-a2bc22b428ad4fb3b3b7b5cab6b6d84a-0-4862.jpg NFL TV ratings continue to climb

Midway through this season, the trends suggest that ratings and viewership numbers will trump even last year?s astounding figures.

Essena O?Neill now decries what she?s done for years.

ty burr

Lessons from an Instagram celebrity

Essena O?Neill is either the bravest young woman on the planet or a terribly confused adolescent or an unusually creative glory hog. Or all three.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/06/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/kreiter_youngjack4_met[1][1].jpg New exhibit at Kennedy Library showcases a young JFK

The permanent exhibit travels through time with Kennedy, from his days as a boy to the challenges he overcame as a war veteran.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/05/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Tlumacki_107thbirdayparty_metro316.jpg In Chelsea, centenarians join in life celebrations

Joseph Bach and Winnifred Monahan were born 4,000 miles and a world apart, but the long arc of both of their lives bent toward Chelsea.

The Big Picture

Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters

The World Indigenous Games

Brazil recently hosted the new international event in which 2,000 athletes competed from 30 countries.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/06/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/3757560788_69e7e2f336_b-920x526.jpg Casting a worldwide web for Internet deletions

WordPress, Reddit, Google, Twitter, and Yahoo are among the big Internet companies that regularly forward takedown requests to Lumen?s database.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/03/BostonGlobe.com/Foreign/Images/vatican150-1048.jpg Amid leaks scandal, new Vatican book exposes greed and waste

?Merchants in the Temple? paints a picture of a bureaucracy entrenched in a culture of mismanagement, waste, and secrecy.