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Wis. gunman died of self-inflicted wound, FBI says

Officials said Wade Michael Page died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head after he was shot by police at a Sikh temple.

Man in custody after two shot at Boston strip club

Two men were shot and seriously wounded early today at the Glass Slipper strip club.

An iced coffee on a counter in a Starbucks in New York.

Starbucks to accept Square mobile payments

Starbucks will be the first national chain to let customers pay with the mobile payment application.

EEE risk called worst in decades

State health officials announced that planes will again take to the skies to spray six communities against Eastern equine enchephalitis-carrying mosquitoes.

Gambling board ready to take casino applications

A $400,000, nonrefundable application fee will earn developers the right to compete for one of the state’s commercial casino licenses.

A new seven-story learning center for the New England Conservatory on Huntington Avenue and Gainsborough Street would include 60 practice rooms and a public jazz cafe.

AnnBeha Architects/Gensler

New England Conservatory to expand campus

For its first major expansion in five decades, the prestigious conservatory plans to erect a pair of modern glass buildings that will shake up a dated section of Huntington Avenue.

Quacamole prepared tableside in a molcajete, the traditional mortar and pestle.

Rosa Mexicano fails to distinguish itself

While the guacamole is delicious and filling, the rest of the food at the new Boston branch of this New York-based franchise is mediocre.

The Zakim bridge in 2002.

Brian McGrory

A bright idea for the Zakim Bridge

Thanks to community leaders, state officials, and some of the most technologically advanced bulbs in the world, the bridge will be blue again.

//[1]--90x90.jpg For Raisman, individual gold worth the wait

After earning a gold and a bronze on Tuesday, the 18-year-old Needham gymnast said it was “a dream come true.”


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Rangers 6, Red Sox 3

Dustin Pedroia was angry after being called out on strikes in the eighth inning.

Red Sox angry after another loss

A Will Middlebrooks pinch-hit homer notwithstanding, the Sox followed the same old script of poor pitching and missed opportunities in the defeat.


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Bulger had no license to kill, analysts say

Even if he had an official deal with prosecutors, James “Whitey” Bulger could never have received such a complete blanket of protection that it would have allowed him to commit murder, legal analysts said.


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Talbots was acquired Monday by Sycamore Partners, a buyout firm. The Hingham retailer is trying to reconnect with core customers.

After buyout, former Vitamin Shoppe president to lead Talbots

A day after Sycamore Partners acquired the struggling Hingham women’s clothing retailer, the private equity firm said it has tapped Michael Archbold to serve as CEO and CFO.


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Thursday Preview | Movie Review

Jeremy Renner stars in “The Bourne Legacy,” the fourth movie of the action-packed series.

‘Bourne Legacy’ can’t revive the franchise without Matt Damon

If you’re going to make a “Bourne” movie without Matt Damon, Jeremy Renner isn’t a bad second choice. But even the star’s runty determination can’t wake the dormant series.