Police begin effort to fingerprint Boston cab drivers

Police officials have called for ride-share drivers to be fingerprinted as well, and pending legislation would require it.

Bernie Sanders spoke to iron workers in Boston.

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In Mass., Bernie Sanders says he?s in the race for the long haul

Sanders is pledging to stay in the Democratic nomination fight with Hillary Clinton for a long, state-by-state slog.

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Baker administration officials want to broaden the geographic reach of the state?s biotech and medical technology sectors.

William McKeown of Framingham was arraigned in Eastern Hampshire District Court Belchertown on Monday.

Suspect in UMass Amherst assault, robbery charged

William McKeown of Framingham was ordered held without bail until Wednesday, when he is scheduled to return to court.

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Amari Pope allegedly approached Boston police officers at the crime scene, telling them, ?I think I did something stupid.?

T pension fund?s long-term liabilities grow by $53m

The hike comes after the first leg of an internal review following criticism of the fund?s accounting methods.

Ex-Uber driver convicted of assault on female passenger

The woman was assaulted by the then-Uber driver on Feb. 7, 2015, in Boston.

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The Democratic senator from Missouri said in a blog post that the cancer was detected through a regular mammogram.

Six Eastern Mass. schools receive bomb threats

Six schools in Eastern Massachusetts received bomb threats on Monday, some of which came through robocalls, police said.

Jason Dalton was arraigned via video in Kalamazoo, Mich.

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Kalamazoo shooting suspect admits to killings, prosecutor says

A prosecutor has charged Jason Dalton with six counts of murder and two counts of attempted murder.

Former Celtics guard Delonte West in a photo taken by a fan in Houston.


Has Delonte West fallen on hard times?

Delonte West was photographed by a fan wearing a hospital gown over a flannel shirt and no shoes.


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The normally fiery second baseman spoke in measured tones about the expectations for the season.

A small collection of books has appeared under the Cambridge side of the Longfellow Bridge.

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Makeshift library appears under Longfellow Bridge

There?s certainly no library-type silence, what with the trains rumbling overhead and the cars beneath.

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The mother of the pop star confirmed via Twitter that Taylor Swift donated $250,000 ?as a show of support during this difficult time.?

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The two were arrested over the weekend after Boston police found a loaded semi-automatic handgun inside a child?s bassinet.

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Governor Baker has been fund-raising from unidentified donors to block the conservative wing of the GOP from controlling the Mass. Republican Party.

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The rise of ?athleisure? apparel and the increasing demand for varied wardrobes are changing the way women shop for undergarments, specifically bras.

Ground Game

Ground Game

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The most pivotal day in the GOP contest will be the second Super Tuesday, March 15.

The Big Picture

Riot police officers try to close the gate to lock supporters of Kizza Besigye, the leader of the main opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) and the main opposition candidateate, inside Besigye?s party headquarters in Kampala, Uganda, Feb. 19. Ugandan police on Feb. 19 stormed Besigye?s party headquarters and arrested him. Police also fired tear gas and arrested some of his supporters who took to the streets. Preliminary result by Electoral Commission shows incumbent President Yoweri Museveni taking a lead over his main opponent.

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Elections in Uganda

Voting continued for a second day in Uganda amid riots and frustration during the presidential election.

Globe investigations

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


Scott Kirsner | Innovation Economy

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/18/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/scott_kirsner_150-5877.jpg Why entrepreneurs still bolt from Boston

The area must do a better job of retaining young entrepreneurs who feel the pull of California or New York.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

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


JOHN L. ALLEN JR. | All things catholic

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Pope Francis suggested he?s open to the idea of artificial birth control as a means of combatting the spread of the Zika virus, while taking abortion off the table.