Sandusky found guilty on 45 abuse counts

Jerry Sandusky faces life in prison at sentencing, which is expected to take place in about three months.

 President Obama addressed a conference of Latino officeholders Friday, as polls indicated support for him among Hispanics was rising since his announcement of a policy shift.

Obama rips GOP at Latino meeting

President Obama aimed at Republican opposition to immigration reform on Friday and trumpeted his steps to make it easier for the children of illegal immigrants to stay in the country legally.

38 Studios company had troubles for months

Curt Schilling told a talk show Friday that his company collapsed suddenly, but public records show it was struggling for months before its troubles climaxed last month.

Father of slain Dorchester teen speaks at sentencing

The father of Nicholas Fomby-Davis told his son’s killers, who were once his neighbors, to stay away from his family.


Potentially toxic algae bloom starts early in Charles River

Blue-green algae blooming on portions of the lower Charles River has the potential to release toxins harmful to people and dogs.

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A handshake across a chasm of hate

A handshake between former IRA leader Martin McGuinness and Queen Elizabeth II is a reminder of how history moves in real time, despite its tendency to repeat itself.

Backpacks, pens, and building materials are often left over from events at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center.

Convention center looks for ways to repurpose leftover ‘swag’

Under a two-year-old program run by the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority, companies participating in convention events can donate unwanted promotional items.

The new guest at weddings: inescapable technology

Couples are live-streaming their nuptials so far-flung friends and relatives can watch, which brings time zones, tech, and, of course, more tension into the equation.


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Red Sox’ win streak broken by Braves

Friday night’s 4-1 loss against the Braves was the latest example of Jon Lester’s season of misery, he gave up 10 hits along with an assortment of line-drive outs.


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The MFA conceived “Grandstand to Gallery,” a six-picture show running from July 18 to Oct. 3 in honor of Fenway Park’s centennial.


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Lenders must have paperwork to foreclose, SJC rules

The Supreme Judicial Court ruled that lenders must have proper paperwork when completing foreclosures, but the decision doesn’t apply to seizures that have already taken place.

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Contemporary circus short on clowns, long on theatrics

The founder and creative director of the Boston Circus Guild brings together underground performers and puts their acts into a narrative.