A bloody end to a tragic day: Suspect in Auburn police shooting dead

More than 300 people gathered for a candlelight vigil for Auburn Police Officer Ronald Tarentino, who was shot and killed during a routine traffic stop.

The Boston GlobeMatthew J. Lee/Globe staff

Jorge Zambrano, suspected of earlier fatally shooting Officer Ronald Tarentino, was killed while exchanging gunfire with officers in Oxford, injuring a state trooper.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/23/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/officer.jpg Slain Auburn officer remembered as friendly, thoughtful

?He was the one that kept pushing me forward to get a better life, get a job,? said Ahmed Altekreeti, a friend of Ron Tarentino.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/be6182e872214a788b8788e81b961738-be6182e872214a788b8788e81b961738-0.jpg Deadline day: Tom Brady?s time to appeal is here

Monday is the deadline for Brady to appeal the decision to reinstate his suspension in the Deflategate case.

Charles and Elizabeth ?Betty? Baker attended a gala at McLean Hospital in Belmont in 2002.


Remembrances pour in for Elizabeth Baker, governor?s mother

Baker, who died Saturday, offered firm life lessons ?with a soft voice? to her son, Charlie, and others she encountered.

Madonna performs a tribute to Prince at the Billboard Music Awards at the T-Mobile Arena on Sunday, May 22, 2016, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Madonna pays tribute to Prince at Billboard Music Awards

Madonna took the stage Sunday at the Billboard Music Awards for a much-hyped ? and by some, hotly debated ? tribute to Prince.

In search of sanctuary

The pews grew emptier and emptier. Until at last they realized: the Congregational Church of West Medford was dying. But they were people of faith and they believed in resurrection.

Adrian Walker

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/23/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/walker-11327-11141.jpg Thaddeus Miles is no longer an unsung hero in Boston

Miles serves as an advocate and mentor to a huge number of the state?s underprivileged youth.

Ideas | Kelly Kasulis

Feeling the squeeze in New England?s last old Chinatown

The costs of code compliance and routine maintenance don?t raise public ire like skyrocketing rents that push out longtime residents.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Gasper-9932.jpg Is this where the Cavaliers fall flat? No way!

There might not be a more underplayed story in sports than the Cavaliers? run of dominance in the East playoffs.

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Five things you should know about sunscreen before you get greased up for a day on the beach.

Bridgewater State Hospital.


Lawsuit on care of Bridgewater patients allowed to move forward

The lawsuit, filed by the families of three former patients, claims that officials discriminate against the most severely mentally ill.

Bernie Sanders (left) and Hillary Clinton (right).


Clinton supporters giving wide latitude to Sanders

Top Hillary Clinton supporters are keeping the kid gloves on ? for now ? as they deal with a defiant Bernie Sanders.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/22/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/2016-05-17T001909Z_1482530282_S1BETELUNDAB_RTRMADP_3_USA-ELECTION-CLINTON.jpg 1978 custody case runs counter to Clinton?s message

Hillary Clinton, who says she?s an unwavering advocate for women, backed a father in a contentious case.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/23/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/vape-6359.jpg Like a Keurig machine ? but for marijuana?

Marijuana isn?t fully legal in Mass. yet, but companies are already lining up for a potential expansion of the market.

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?I didn?t have a fancy, high-falutin education,? said Hank Azaria-as-Moe. ?I went to BU. I majored in not getting hit by cars on Commonwealth Avenue.?

Elizabeth Warren at the Suffolk University commencement on Sunday.

Dina Rudick/Globe Staff

Warren invokes ?Lemonade,? life as a blonde in Suffolk speech

The senator also drew laughs when she jokingly asked how her speech was polling in comparison to Donald Trump.

Globe Magazine

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/03/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/opener0522collegedebt.jpg The college debt crisis is even worse than you think

We tell students they need a bachelor?s degree to get ahead. But for too many, the numbers no longer add up.

Salem hospital to end heart surgeries

Partners HealthCare plans to stop heart surgeries at North Shore Medical Center and send patients instead to Mass. General.

Opinion & Ideas


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/01/07/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Copy%20of%204b31d881b25849d498de5188a65f8049-0cb57458abba5a02270f6a70670060e7.jpg Big-picture solution needed in drug lab scandals

The delays inherent in processing the 24,000 Dookhan cases abrogate the cherished principle of due process.

Life sciences

STAT, a national publication from Boston Globe Media Partners, covers health, medicine, and life sciences.

Ground Game

Ground Game

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/19/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/trumpclinton.jpg Why party unity is overrated in this election

The rule about candidates getting the entire party to fight for them after a bruising primary might be tossed out of the window.

The Big Picture


Balance (Defined)

One in an occasional series exploring the definitions of words via photography.

Globe investigations

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/09/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/spotlight9090-10654.jpg Private schools, painful secrets

More than 200 victims. At least 90 legal claims. At least 67 private schools in New England. This is the story of hundreds of students sexually abused by staffers, and emerging from decades of silence today.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/18/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/spotlight-9497.jpg Boston Globe coverage and the movie ?Spotlight?

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

Design New England

Design New England

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/05/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/DNE-4947.png When inspiration strikes

With their home as canvas, the couple behind KTII Design Group embrace the stylistic power of change.