BC receives new subpoena for Belfast Project tapes

British authorities want more materials from Boston College?s oral history project about the Troubles.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/25/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/vennochi-1762.jpg Did Marty Walsh cross a line when he stood up for working folks?

What that means comes into play as a federal labor probe moves forward.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/200_marty_walsh_042516.jpg Walsh says he won?t be indicted in labor probe

An investigation into allegations of strong-arm tactics by unions has brought scrutiny to City Hall.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/11/22/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/cullen_20131122.jpg Perceptions and reality

The perceptions based on unsavory characters should not be used to shape the reality facing Marty Walsh now.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Boghosian_22wecommuter18_REG-7579-7880.jpg Commuter rail cited as source of most T fare evasion

More than 80 percent of the $42 million cited by the agency is estimated to come from the rail lines, officials said.

Deflategate: The latest

Jimmy Garoppolo has played in 11 games over two seasons.

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Jimmy Garoppolo now in line for his first NFL start

The Patriots quarterback would face a challenge against the Cardinals in Arizona for a Sunday night game.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/25/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/shaughnessy1-10410.jpg Patriots brought this on themselves

They don?t need to engage in dirty tricks to win, but they do it anyway, and they?re paying the price.

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The battle over digital payments is now being waged

Retailers and consumers face confusion and competition as the marketplace sorts out how to best implement fast-evolving mobile payment methods.

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Wicked Cozy Authors are (from left) Liz Mugavero, Sherry Harris, Barbara Ross, Jessie Crockett, and J.A. Hennrikus, and also Edith Maxwell (not pictured).

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These authors share a passion for murder

This group of women, calling themselves the Wicked Cozy Authors, write formulaic murder mysteries called ?cozies.?

?He threw the ball well,? Hall of Famer Tom Glavine, a Billerica native, said of Red Sox pitcher Rick Porcello. Above: Porcello threw a pitch during the first inning Monday.


Rick Porcello?s latest outing impressed a Hall of Famer

Porcello teamed with three other pitchers in Monday?s 1-0 shutout, and Billerica?s Tom Glavine liked what he saw.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/07/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/turner040716LIVbikebus81.jpg Here?s a bus ride that will leave you spinning

BikeBus envisions a world where the commute to work becomes an opportunity to work out.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/21/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/160421_KDB_OVERDOSE_005.jpg Overwhelmed by overdoses, clinic offers a room for highs

ODs are so common that Boston Health Care for the Homeless is creating a space where drug users can ride out their highs.

BOSTON, MA - 04/25/16 - Eric Ventura (cq) from More Specialized Transport of New Jersey install artist Ai Wei Wei's Chinese zodiac sculptures on the Rose Kennedy Greenway near Milk Street. The sculptures each weigh around 800 pounds, and were previously exhibited in Chicaco. There are several sets of the sculptures. The installation will come down sometime in October. Lane Turner/Globe Staff Section: ARTS Reporter: joe incollingo Slug: greenwayart

Boston?s Greenway has new residents, but what are they?

The sculptures by artist Ai Weiwei are the first of several public-art works slated for the Greenway as the weather warms.

Beyoncé and other performers on the New Orleans set of ?Lemonade.? Most of the segments were shot in the area.

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Ty Burr | critic?s notebook

In video, Beyoncé offers a guide to a woman?s inner life

The film, even more than the album, embraces the struggles, trials, and resilience of all women of color, of all generations.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/bla2.jpg Unsafe lead levels found in two more city schools

Four schools in Boston, including Latin Academy, have been found to have high levels of lead in the water.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/20/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/13douglass03-10501.jpg Dorchester students push for Frederick Douglass statue

A group of pint-sized social activists backing a Douglass statue in Roxbury have given the project new momentum.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/200_clintontrump.jpg Millennials don?t like socialism or capitalism, poll says

Overall, the generation struggling with student debt and an uneven economy had a dire outlook about the country.

Opinion & Ideas


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/26/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/dante_ramos-1763.jpg Amazon and Uber need to grow up

If these companies intend to be permanent fixtures of the consumer landscape, they need to reckon with the power they exert in people?s lives.

Ground Game

Ground Game

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/25/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/2016-04-24T231406Z_1387352659_GF10000394399_RTRMADP_3_USA-ELECTION-TRUMP.jpg Cruz-Kasich deal just means they will lose by less

The move is not only too little, too late, it plays right into Donald Trump?s hands.

The Big Picture

Earth Day 2016

The theme for this year?s Earth Day was ?Trees for the Earth? and the Earth Day Network has a goal of planting 7.8 billion trees by 2020.