Outside panel to review Boston?s tourism office

The announcement comes months after a federal indictment said a city employee had warned two businesses about using non-union labor.

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Indiana is not the solid red state everyone thinks it is

GOP presidential campaigns will quickly learn that Indiana politics are more complicated than they may appear.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/28/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/GettyImages-524732140.jpg Many see a misdeal in ?woman?s card? remark

Donald Trump?s accusation that Hillary Clinton was playing the ?woman?s card? created instant outrage.

Former Bayside Expo Center Sign.

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How a dispute over a sign is thwarting development

The three-legged marquee has now become the unlikely epicenter of a turf war between a prominent family of developers and UMass Boston.

/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/28/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/sncs-dream-chaser-on-runway-at-nasas-dryden-flight-research-center-at-dawn_profile%20(1).psd At Draper, another drive into space

When the next-generation space shuttle touches down, there will be no humans at the controls, and no margin for error.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/01/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/eggs_04[1].jpg Opponents call cage-free egg ballot question rotten

A dispute over a ballot question that would mandate all eggs sold in Mass. be from cage-free hens is headed to the state?s highest court.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/28/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/0429joannaforweb.jpg RIP, my Sony Dream Machine

My Dream Machine was a physical reminder of constancy and change.

04/28/16: Boston, MA: The Celtics Isaiah Thomas (left) and Dennis Schroder (right) battle in the fourth quarter, hitting the floor after they collided. The Boston Celtics hosted the Atlanta Hawks in Game Six of an NBA Eastern Conference Quarter Final Playoff basketball game at the TD Garden. (Globe Staff Photo/Jim Davis) section:sports topic:Celtics-Hawks



Did Celtics really make progress this season?

After being swept in the first round by the Cavaliers last spring, the Celtics wanted to take a major step forward.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/28/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/shaughnessy1-10533.jpg Celtics just aren?t that good

Brad Stevens was forced to deploy patchwork lineups that had virtually no chance of succeeding.

Adrian Walker

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/29/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/walker[1]-10568.jpg A Dorchester dream dimmed by union demands

Joel Abrams didn?t think anyone opposed the expansion of the neighborhood health center he ran. But that was not the case.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/29/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/lawrence.jpg Before a tragedy, a restraining order caught in limbo

Lawrence police say they never got a restraining order issued the day before a man shot a woman and committed suicide.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/28/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/jacoby-1730.jpg ?Never forget,? the world said of the Holocaust. But the world is forgetting

I have always taken the Holocaust personally, and always will. But the world, I know, will not.

Apr 28, 2016; Chicago, IL, USA; NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announces the number one overall pick in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft at Auditorium Theatre. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

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Patriots have options on Day 2 of NFL Draft

The team?s positions of need remained well-stocked after the first round was completed.

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 20: Sarah Spain hosts a panel during the espnW: Women + Sports Chicago event on April 20, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)


Twitter attacks on female sports journalists show vitriol

Through a video, two women in the media showed us, chillingly, what they endure on a virtually daily basis.

5 things

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/12/20/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/PEACEWALK_2.jpg What to know about the Greenway labyrinth

May 7 marks World Labyrinth Day and the Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway is holding its ?Walk as One at 1.?

Ground Game


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/28/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/525104932.jpg Why Fiorina pick makes less sense than Palin

Ted Cruz, like John McCain with Sarah Palin, was looking for a game-changing moment when he selected Carly Fiorina as his running mate. This wasn?t it.

The Big Picture

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Deadly fighting returns to Aleppo

Government airstrikes and insurgent mortar attacks escalated violence and destroyed a partial truce for Syria.