Yankees 9, Red Sox 1

Yankees trounce the Red Sox

This nightmarish September continues for the Red Sox as they fell 9-1 to the New York Yankees today.

A mourner bade farewell to infant Gabriel Josh-Cazir Pierrecq in a funeral service today at St. Mark's Church in Dorchester.

Hundreds mourn toddler who died in day-care van

Relatives and other congregants gathered today to mourn the 17-month-old who was left in a sweltering transport van.

UBS Chief Executive Oswald Gruebel attended his company's second quarter 2011 results news conference in Zurich on July 26, 2011.

UBS CEO resigns over trading loss

The company’s chief executive resigned over a $2.3 billion loss caused by rogue trading at its investment division.

Worcester police shoot man after alleged crime spree

Worcester police shot and critically injured a 20-year-old man Friday night after he allegedly attempted to rob a bank and injured two people with his vehicle.

Hong Kong's 'symphony of lights' laser show illuminate skyscrapers along the harbor.

Claudia Capo for the Boston Globe


A taste of everything

Aboard the Ocean Princess, Southeast Asia’s ports of call boast ancient histories and modern tourist economies.


Ryan Fitzpatrick: Elizabeth Warren of the gridiron?

As in football, in politics it’s performance that matters.

An online success with cats and dogs

The founder of the popular I Can Has Cheezburger? Internet network believes his company’s success proves that quality is subjective.


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The Prodigy infant car seat is the first with a diagnostic display to guide proper installation.

Three-year incubation results in a smart car seat

A Woonsocket, R.I., company, Summer Infant Inc., wanted to develop a car seat that would be foolproof for a novice to install properly.


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“With FEMA expected to run out of disaster funding as soon as Monday, the only path to getting assistance into the hands of American families immediately is for the Senate to approve the House bill,” said Speaker John A. Boehner.

Impasse leaves Congress with a week to avoid a shutdown

An impasse between the House and Senate over a bill to keep the government open after Sept. 30 and provide financial aid to natural disaster victims deepened yesterday.


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Lindsey Buckingham

Lindsey Buckingham: Life outside the Mac

Lindsey Buckingham is back with a new solo album, “Seeds We Sow,” and will bring tunes new and old to the Wilbur Theatre on Sept. 25.


“By now, only ideologues and political propagandists insist that all reputable scientists agree on the human responsibility for climate change.”

Jeff Jacoby 


“It doesn’t make any difference whether you assign more homework in English, science, or history. Students will still do the same.”

Ozkan Eren,   assistant professor of economics at the University of Nevada, on whether homework works