Henry sounds off on radio

Red Sox owner John Henry, angry with what he was hearing on 98.5 The Sports Hub this afternoon, arrived at the station and demanded to be heard.

political intelligence

Democrats criticize Brown’s explanation on lifted quotes

Senator Scott Brown’s office continued to grapple today with fallout over quotations of Elizabeth Dole’s that were lifted off her website and presented on Brown’s official website as his own.

Double hand transplant recipient Richard Mangino, 65, of Revere.

Brigham performs hand transplants

Surgeons at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and transplant patient Richard Mangino of Revere discussed the 12-hour operation this morning.

A customer tested the new iPhone 4S at the AT&T store in Boston.

Wendy Maeda/globe staff

tech lab

Siri is best part of iPhone 4S

The most vaunted new feature on the latest iPhone is Siri, a voice command system that responds to human speech with impressive precision.

Exclusive Sunday Preview | Ideas

The dark side of happiness

Turns out there are ugly side effects to our pursuit of perfect joy.


Double visions

As the MFA’s impressive new wing reopens and the ICA celebrates its fifth high-profile year on the waterfront, Geoff Edgers wonders: Is this town big enough for two major collections of contemporary art?


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SJC chief justice applauds emergency funds for courts

Chief Justice Roderick L. Ireland praised the Legislature for agreeing to give emergency funds to the state court system, and called on Governor Deval Patrick to sign off on the measure.


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Small touches make things clear

The Newtonville Whole Foods store will be the first supermarket on the East Coast — and the second nationally — to offer Braille food labels.


Perry calls for new energy policy

GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry’s “Energizing American Jobs and Security” plan focuses on domestic energy production to create jobs and lessen dependence on foreign oil.


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Kevin Faulk

Kevin Faulk as hungry as ever to get back on field

The Patriots running back, out since a knee injury last year, should soon get the chance to pull on his pads again and do the only job he’s ever loved: play football.


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Movie Review

Everyday romance done right in ‘Weekend’

This romance between two gay strangers is both a movie about sex and love and a movie about sex and love in other movies. Either way: wow.


Yes, people with advanced degrees like to pick up street talk so they can say things like, “Honey, did you re-up on arugula?’’

Carlos Rotella,   on ‘The Wire’