Pressure rises to let gay veterans group march

An American Legion post withdrew from the Allied War Veterans Council and another corporate sponsor withdrew its support.


// The evacuation of the Evacuation Day parade

Let?s be honest. Whatever reason is being cited for excluding OUTVETS is specious.

// Police link murders to series of rapes in Brockton

Investigators in Brockton say they have linked the killings of two women to a series of three violent rapes dating to 2013.

A pedestrian battled a snowy wind in Plymouth during a February storm.

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Winter is back with a blunt message over the next week

First up is a storm that will slide in Friday morning, hitting the hardest during the morning commute.


Ground Game

// For Democrats, 2018 won?t be easy

Democrats need a tremendous amount to go right politically next year for them to even have a shot at a majority in either house of Congress.

// Mass. joins fight against Trump?s new travel ban

Attorney General Maura Healey is aligning forces with the same team that secured a temporary halt against President Trump?s first version of the order.



// Dear Governor Sununu, visit Lawrence before you speak

Lawrence is not causing your drug problem. Cities don?t do that. Cultures do.


// The skinny on the benefits of brown fat

Cambridge-based Energesis hopes to produce a drug that can make people leaner and healthier.


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Cabbies feeling Boston has left them behind in break-down lane

Their struggling industry got little attention in city?s big new report on the future of transportation.

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// Lowell sewing factory to pay $1.2 million to settle alleged wage violations

Attorney General Maura Healey says UnWrapped Inc. ?exploited hundreds of vulnerable workers.?

NFL free agency

Ben Volin | On Football

// What does the Stephon Gilmore signing mean for the Patriots defense?

The Patriots were shockingly active as the NFL officially opened its 2017 season.

HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 05: Logan Ryan #26 of the New England Patriots is tackled by C.J. Goodwin #29 of the Atlanta Falcons during Super Bowl 51 at NRG Stadium on February 5, 2017 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Titans reportedly add Logan Ryan

The NFL Network reported Ryan agreed to a three-year deal for $30 million.

Foxborough, MA - 9/28/2016 - New England Patriots quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (10) during Patriots practice in Foxborough. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: Jim McBride, Topic: 29Patriots Practice, LOID: 8.3.151984278.

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Free Agency Tracker

The Browns are gearing up for a run at Garoppolo

After acquiring even more draft picks, Cleveland has a lot of assets to try and deal for the Patriots? backup quarterback.


// He slept around so you don?t have to

Globe travel writer Christopher Muther checks into Boston?s rapidly growing hotel landscape to see if it lives up to the hype.

Model Adriana Lima, pictured last month at a Fashion Week event in New York.


Why Julian Edelman and Adriana Lima broke up

The pair had dated since last summer ? they were spotted holding hands on Nantucket ? and appeared to be going strong at the Super Bowl.

Special reports

// Two sisters, one house, and a mystery

Over the years Sheryl Waldman faded from view until she vanished, and no one seemed to notice ? until one cold evening last December.


// Documenting Hate: Submit an incident you know about

If you have been a victim or witnessed a hate incident, share your information here so we can investigate.


// The God portfolio: ?Biblically responsible? investors flock to biotech

The implicit bet is that companies in good biblical standing will outperform the market.

Real Estate

Recent home sales: South of Boston (March 9)

ABINGTON 39 Patricia Drive One-family Ranch, built in 1987, 2,376 square feet, 6 rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, on 45,719-square-foot lot. $502,000 692 Summer St. One-family Split Level, built in 1971, 1,899 square feet, 8 rooms, 4 bedrooms, 1 baths, on 30,473-square-foot lot.