At least 10 dead in Russian subway explosion

Victims could be seen on the platform of the Tekhnologichesky Institut subway station in St.Petersburg, Russia.

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Russian officials say 10 people were killed and 50 injured when an explosive went off on a train traveling between stations.

// Prosecutors rest their case in Hernandez trial

After calling 61 witnesses, Suffolk prosecutors rested their case against Aaron Hernandez in his double murder trial.

The Trump administration

President Donald Trump said the United States could take action on its own if China will not take a tougher stand against North Korea.

Trump Today: Doubling down on wiretap allegations

The president took to Twitter to shift the focus from the Russia investigations to his unfounded claims that he was spied on by the former administration.

President Donald Trump.

In Trump era, tech visas get a hard look

Does the technology industry have a shortage of qualified Americans? No, skeptics say.


// Some fear UMass Boston chancellor is being scapegoated

Several black professors say Keith Motley has been made a scapegoat for the campus?s budget problems.

// Friends, family mobilize in effort to find missing Southborough man

Michael Kelleher, 23, disappeared Wednesday night after attending a Celtics game at TD Garden.

// Young boy shot in Roxbury expected to recover

?He?s alert and awake, and he?s going to be fine,? said the Boston police commissioner.

// Audit says MassHealth made $193m in improper payments

Similar problems were found in 2015 with the way MassHealth administered contracts with other entities that provide health services to clients.

Opening Day | 2:05 p.m. (NESN)

Players took batting practice at Fenway Park on Sunday.

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff


Welcome to Opening Day. And Happy New Year.

The pageantry that will unfold at the old ballpark this afternoon is another reminder of the history we see every day.

// ?Gorgeous? weather on deck for Opening Day at Fenway Park

The sun will shine on Fenway during the day, but Monday night and Tuesday are expected to be rainy and dreary.

// Meet the baseball glove whisperer

It?s not about money for 64-year-old Cambridge resident Robert Megerdichian; he loves the job, and he loves the game.

About one in four drivers involved in a crash in recent months around the country were using a smartphone within one minute before the accident occurred, according to a new analysis of data from hundreds of thousands of drivers? phones.

1 in 4 drivers who crashed were using phone just before, study finds

Significant phone distraction occurred on nearly one-third of trips, and that significant distraction lasting more than one minute occurred on about one in every 10 trips.

Munch Madness: And only two were left

We?re nearing the end of the tournament. Cast your vote today and see who makes it to the semifinals.

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Connections | Magazine

// The husband and wife sleep wars

What happens when two idiosyncratic sleepers attempt to keep the peace and get some ZZZs?

// The ultimate Easter treat: Peeps or Cadbury Creme Eggs?

It?s a battle between two popular treats that have inspired diorama competitions, knitwear, and microwave shenanigans.



// John Cena proposes to longtime girlfriend Nikki Bella

It?ll be the second marriage for the 37-year-old wrestling star from West Newbury.

// Protip: Never throw your drink in Rob Gronkowski?s face

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was ringside Sunday at WrestleMania . . . and then he got in the middle of the action.

John Oliver slams Devin Nunes for making ?Stupid Watergate? even stupider

Nunes must choose, Oliver said: either serve his master (President Trump), or serve the country.

Opinion & Ideas


// Mass. leadership on climate more vital than ever

With a president and an EPA administrator beholden to the fossil fuel industry, we must safeguard our future.


//$medium.jpeg Address: The week in real estate

Our weekly digest on buying, selling, and design, with expert advice and insider neighborhood knowledge.

Special reports

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Special report | Part 1

Fleeing Syria for Trump?s America

The trip was over for these refugees. They had found a new home in Mass. But uncertainty lay ahead: Tomorrow, Donald Trump would be sworn in.


// 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.


// What do you know about the bugs that can make you sick?

The smallest organisms can often cause the biggest health care problems. See how you fare on our infectious disease quiz.