Trump, Sanders lead with unrealistic promises

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have virtually nothing in common except for outsider status and pie-in-the-sky policy priorities.

// Supreme Court extends ban on automatic life terms for teen killers

The justices ruled Monday that people serving life terms for murders they committed as teenagers must have a chance to seek their freedom.

Passengers at Davis Square were among those facing delays Monday morning on the Red Line.

Carli Velocci for the Boston Globe

Delays plague Red Line

Commuters Monday morning struggled with severe delays, which were attributed to the Longfellow Bridge project, the T said.

// El Niño to remain powerful in New England

Forecasters say the outlook through April ?favors above-normal temperatures across much of the continental US.?

One hundred years ago, alumni, students, and faculty celebrated the Massachusetts Institute of Technology?s move from Copley Square to Cambridge.

K.K.N and F.A. George, photographer; Courtesy of MIT Museum

MIT to host ?Moving Day? parade and celebration

The school is calling on students and graduates to build boats, floats, or moving vehicles to travel from one side of the Charles River to the other.

ground game

// The Patriots? loss is good news for some candidates

If the Patriots had defeated the Broncos, the New Hampshire primary would be known as the Super Bowl primary.

The best reason to support Hillary Clinton isn?t the weaknesses of her opponents; it?s her demonstrated strengths and experience.

Editorial | N.H. Primary Endorsement

Hillary Clinton deserves Democratic nomination

The best reason to support Clinton isn?t the weaknesses of her opponents; it?s her demonstrated strengths and experience.

Store clerk at Everett Tedeschi?s wounded in robbery

Police are searching for two men they believe stole money from a Tedeschi?s Food Shops Monday morning and left a store clerk bleeding from a head wound.

Man allegedly fired gun near snowplow driver in Plymouth

The 60-year-old Whitman was drunk at the time of the incident, according to police.

AFC Championship: Broncos 20, Patriots 18

1/25/2016 - Foxboro, MA - Gillette Stadium - New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick spoke to the media during a season-end press conference in the media workroom at Gillette Stadium on Monday, January 25, 2016, the morning after the Patriots lost to the Denver Broncos in the AFC Championships. Topic: Patriotspic. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff

Dina Rudick/Globe Staff

After ?bittersweet? season, Belichick right back at work

The Patriots coach said Monday he?ll second-guess everything before setting a course for next season.

// Tablet issues common, but not game-changers, Belichick says

CBS reported during Sunday?s AFC Championship that the Patriots? tablets were not working for a time.


// The Brady-Belichick magic just doesn?t work in Denver

The AFC Championship was another Rocky Mountain low for the Patriots.

A motorboat that was abandoned on Route 6 in Mattapoisett last week has resurface in a state-owned forest in Freetown.

Wareham Harbormaster Department

The boat is back.

A motorboat found on the side of the road in Mattapoisett last week has been located on land once again ? this time in the Freetown State Forest.


// Why Eric Lander morphed from science god to punching bag

The genome-sequencing pioneer at the Broad Institute became the target of venomous online attacks last week because of an essay he wrote on the history of CRISPR.

Opinion | Niall Ferguson

// The mood of Davos turns out to be quite wrong

Why might even hedge fund billionaire George Soros be wrong about the dawn of an age of global deflation?

// ISIS video said to show Paris attackers committing atrocities elsewhere

The 17-minute video also shows the extent of the planning that went into November?s terrorist siege.

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Ground Game

Ground Game

// Poll shows Sanders leading Clinton in N.H.

Geographically, Sanders is bolstered by independent voters and clusters of support along the state?s border with Vermont.

Globe investigations

// Globe investigations and Spotlight reports

A look at high-impact investigations from The Boston Globe, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning report on abuse in the Catholic Church.

The Big Picture

Jake May/The Flint via AP

Water crisis in Flint, Mich.

Thousands of residents in Michigan have been exposed to toxic amounts of lead, including about 9,000 children.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ?Spotlight?

?Spotlight? is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.



// Sentenai aims to connect ?Internet of things?

Rohit Gupta thinks that his new company could help big businesses harness the flood of data that?s coming.


John L. Allen Jr. | All Things Catholic

// Pope takes quieter path in opposing abortion, gay marriage

A pope?s impact is measured not just by what he says or does, but also by which impulses in Catholicism rise or fall on his watch.

Globe Insiders

Design New England

// Home Sweets Home

Interior designer Holly Joe cooks up the love in her sophisticated yet cozy family house in Westwood.