Kraft files civil rights suit against Foxborough

The suit alleges that Robert Kraft’s representatives have been repeatedly denied the right to speak at open public meetings, violating constitutional free speech rights.

Richard Mondale (left), yelled at a supporter of the health care law during a protest in front of the US Supreme Court building on Tuesday.

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Individual mandate at center of today’s health care hearings

The second day of arguments will center on whether Congress has the constitutional authority to require Americans to purchase health insurance.

President Obama, Mitt Romney vie for female support

Both campaigns are trying to exploit very different issues as they stake their claim on women, a coveted group of swing voters who will play a pivotal role in the fall election.

The angular single-story innovation center in the Seaport District will include 9,000 square feet of meeting space and a restaurant.


Seaport District adding innovation center

Mayor Menino will unveil plans for a $5.5 million innovation center in the Seaport District, part of a broader effort to transform the area into a hotbed of entrepreneurship.

Red Sox shortstop Jose Iglesias hit a single in spring training March 1.

Shortstop Jose Iglesias sent down to Triple-A

The defensive-minded shortstop and first baseman Lars Anderson have been sent down to Triple-A Pawtucket.

Hyde Park residents get rightful ZIP code

A section on the neighborhood’s border won a battle with the US Postal Service to establish that they are, in fact, in Hyde Park, not in Mattapan, where poverty rates and crime are higher. Disabled veterans hit ice with passion on display

Sled hockey has become popular with wounded veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan, requiring them to think, react, and move in new ways.

Monday night, Bruce Springsteen and his stalwart contracting and expanding E Street Band brought their restorative powers to a sellout crowd of 18,210 at the TD Garden.


Bruce Springsteen conducts energy in a Garden party

Indefatigable showman Bruce Springsteen and his cohorts played for 2 hours and 50 minutes with an energy that bordered on superhuman.

Globe Insiders

Video copy-018--90x90.jpg Globe Talk: Boston, a Comedy Capital

Watch the video of this Globe Talk event, featuring local comedians Dave Russo, Anthony Scibelli, Tony V, Jimmy Tingle, and Lenny Clarke sharing stories about the Boston comedy scene. Laughs guaranteed. (Editor’s note: This video contains strong language.)


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Group is pressed over Chinatown tract

The Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association of New England is facing criticism for sitting on a prime piece of property intended for affordable housing.

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New allegations complicate Fla. slaying case

The Trayvon Martin controversy escalated with a revelation that he had been suspended for marijuana possession and an allegation that he had been the aggressor in his fatal encounter.


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Celtics 102, Bobcats 95

The Celtics' Paul Pierce is fouled as he drove to the basket in the second half of the Celtics’ 102-95 victory.

Paul Pierce pours in 36 for Celtics

The Celtics took a 102-95 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats Monday night, and Pierce, with a season-high 36 points and 10 rebounds, led the way for Boston.


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From Russia with musical savoir faire

Having surveyed the music of Eastern Europe and Vienna in the first two concerts of their season, the Boston Symphony Chamber Players turned to Russia on Sunday.


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Daily Dose

Training for a marathon? Consider chi running

Most novice runners who decide to train for a marathon focus on finishing the race, but they might be better off paying more attention to the process, rather than the race itself.