Obama arrives in Cuba for historic visit

US President Barack Obama waved after his arrival at Jose Marti Airport in Havana.


Stepping into history, President Barack Obama opened an extraordinary visit to Cuba on Sunday.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/20/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/prd-meth01-idx-bg_boston_com-10970.jpg Man who killed his rapist seeks early release

Marco Flores, 22, killed the man who molested him as a child. He?s now pleading with the governor to shorten his sentence.

Storm starting tonight to bring 4 to 7 inches of snow in Greater Boston

After a cold but sunny Sunday, a spring storm is expected to leave 4 to 7 inches of snow by Monday, along with a messy morning commute.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/18/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/trumpsoho198copyA.jpg Staying at a Trump hotel for an insight into Donald Trump

Does a night at a Trump hotel offer a glimpse into how the GOP front-runner might govern?

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Speaking Sunday, Donald Trump said protesters at his events are ?professional agitators? who bear some responsibility for violence.

Massachusetts man dies after fall at University of Delaware

The 20-year-old man fell from the roof of a three-story residence, police said.

Minnesota's Sarah Potomak (26) celebrates her first-perod goal in the opening seconds against BC.

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Minnesota 3, Boston College 1

Minnesota knocks off previously perfect BC to repeat as national champs

The Eagles close a remarkable season at 40-1-0.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/17/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/IMG_0244A.jpg An investor leaves a trail of bitterness

Brian Burke has faced at least 10 lawsuits alleging that he ripped people off, mostly involving real estate.

Members of South End Dynamite performed during the St. Patrick?s Day parade.

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Members of South End Dynamite performed during the St. Patrick?s Day parade.

Kathleen Winquist walked along Broadway during the St. Patrick?s Day parade.

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Kathleen Winquist walked along Broadway during the St. Patrick?s Day parade.

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Appropriately adorned spectators watched the parade in South Boston.

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The Boston Police marching band performed.

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A rooftop proved to be a good vantage point.

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The Boston EMS honor guard was in the event.

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Mayor Marty Walsh marched in the parade.

South Boston is a sea of green for St. Patrick?s Day parade

Thousands of people were expected to watch the event, billed as the second-largest parade in the country.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/20/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/160320_KDB_ST_PATRICKS_BREAKFAST_005-001.jpg At St. Patrick?s breakfast, groan-inducing comedy

It?s an annual tradition: Massachusetts politicos get together to laugh at each other?s jokes, funny and otherwise.

App Smart

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/20/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/CIR_SPRINGCLEANING_APPS_3.JPG Checklists and tips to help streamline spring cleaning

This year, soften the blow with spring cleaning apps, starting with the simple but reliable Cleaning Checklist app.

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Police officers worry that the city isn?t moving fast enough to secure riot gear and ensure adequate staffing.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/20/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/515613252.jpg Pablo Sandoval is not backing down

Sandoval said he?s ready to compete after John Farrell said he?s not sure about his third base starter.

David Ortiz has 503 regular season home runs to his credit.

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David Ortiz wants bat flip haters to shut up

In an interview with the Globe, the Red Sox slugger had strong words for critics of celebratory bat flips.

Location, Location, Location

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/14/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/davis_hav1_biz.jpg What is it like to live in Haverhill?

Once known as Queen Slipper City for its shoemaking industry, Haverhill retains urban grit while undergoing a downtown renovation.

The surreal landscape of Lower Antelope Canyon.

Spring Travel | Globe Magazine

An Arizona vacation to please the whole family

From baseball to energy vortexes and rafting the Colorado River, a family of four hits some Southwestern highlights.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/16/BostonGlobe.com/Ideas/Images/0330_IceSky.jpg The men on the ice

They?re like the Navy SEALs of the north, except the auditions are tougher.

Ground Game

Ground Game

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/16/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/clintontrump-2076.jpg Get ready for a long nomination race

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump may have to wait until June to set their sights on each other.

The Big Picture

Seeing green

Green is the theme this week in honor of St. Patrick?s Day, which is celebrated in many cities around the world.

Globe investigations

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/11/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Geoghan[1].jpg Key reports from Globe?s Spotlight team on clergy sex abuse

The Boston Globe?s 2001-2002 investigation into sexual abuses by clergy in the Catholic Church resulted in more than 600 stories.

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.


scott kirsner | innovation economy

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/17/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/scott_kirsner_150-5845.jpg How Cambridge became the life sciences capital

If you?ve assumed that biotech companies cluster in Cambridge to be close to Harvard and MIT, that?s only part of the story.



//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/Production/BostonGlobe.com/WebPages/Homepage/Components/allen-189.jpg An Australian lesson in telling the whole Catholic story

There are salt-of-the-earth folks, who quietly carry out a staggering variety of good works.

Design New England

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/16/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/DNEsensation.jpg Circular Sensation

A one-of-a-kind design combines aesthetics and functionality for harmonious living.