Tom Brady beefs up legal team with heavy hitter

Theodore Olson?s experience in front of the Supreme Court is the surest sign yet that Brady will exhaust every legal avenue before accepting his suspension.

// Mass. General to acquire N.H. hospital

Massachusetts General Hospital is poised to acquire Wentworth-Douglass Hospital in Dover, N.H.

// BPS review suggested massive school closures

An early draft of an audit suggested Boston Public Schools could save up to $200 million by closing 40 percent of its schools.

// Lightbody acquitted in Everett casino land deal

Lawyers argued that convicted felon Charles Lightbody and two codefendants did nothing wrong in the purchase of the land by Wynn Resorts.

Roxbury woman indicted for murder in death of 3-year-old stepson

A Roxbury woman in her 20s was indicted for murder on Friday for allegedly killing her three-year-old stepson last winter.

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// Trump is ?treasonous? to our values, Moulton says

Congressman Seth Moulton, a proud ex-Marine, fears the foreign-policy dangers of a Donald Trump presidency.


// Carly Fiorina, in unhappier days

Out of touch and out of tune though Carly Fiorina may be, it was good to see her happy.

// Boston to pay tuition for local graduates at two community colleges

Officials said the program will pay the tuition of BPS graduates at Roxbury or Bunker Hill Community College.

// Suspects crash stolen car on Storrow Drive, jump into Charles River

Two individuals were arrested after trying to flee the scene, authorities said.

Summer movies preview

Coming to a theater near you: sequels, spinoffs, and remakes

The summer movie season is upon us again.

// This year, let Mom go where she wants

Flowers are good and cards are nice, and by all means, talk to her. But to really indulge Mom this year, focus on her interests.

Allison Janney surprised members of the press corps at the White House on Friday.

?West Wing? press secretary makes real-life White House appearance

Actress Allison Janney reprised her C.J. Cregg role in the Press Briefing Room to deliver a message about opioid abuse.

// Driver who made pass at reporter ?no longer active,? Uber says

After a reporter said she was harrassed by an Uber driver, the company reported that he is no longer active on its platform.

Rapper Drake handed out T-shirts last Sunday as he promoted his new album in Toronto.

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Six standouts on Drake?s new ?Views?

What?s clear from a first listen is that the album is a sprawling experience, bursting with atmospheric slow-jams.

// Art in Bloom festival to open Saturday at MFA

Fifty garden clubs designed floral arrangements inspired by works of art that will be displayed throughout the museum this weekend.

// Baker administration seeking greater control over environmental oversight

State environmental officials filed legislation Friday to assume greater authority over the amount of pollution allowed in the state?s waterways.


// Harvard unveils portrait of first African-American graduate

A portrait of Richard Theodore Greener has been unveiled and added to the Harvard Foundation?s portraiture collection.

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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.

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Deadly fighting returns to Aleppo

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