MBTA to propose 23% fare hike, limited service cuts

Most service cuts would be spared under a budget-balancing plan that will be announced this morning by T officials.

This photo shows the mug shots of Allen Prue (left) and his wife, Patricia Prue, in connection with the murder of a Vermont teacher.

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Husband, wife charged in murder of Vermont teacher

A married couple who once snowplowed the driveway of Melissa Jenkins were charged today with murdering the 33-year-old mother of a two-year old boy.

Former President George H.W. Bush and Mitt Romney met in early December, 2011, in Houston.

George H.W. Bush to formally back Mitt Romney

The former president plans to endorse Romney at an event later today in Houston.

Wegmans is scouting Boston locations for supermarket

The New York grocery chain would consider a site in Downtown Crossing, the company’s chief executive said today.

Tea Party supporter Susan Clark of Santa Monica, Calif., rang a bell as supporters of the health care law shouted slogans in front of the Supreme Court Wednesday in Washington, DC.

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Justices seem open to keeping parts of health care law

In the final day of arguments, several Supreme Court justices seemed receptive to the idea that portions of the law can survive even if the individual mandate is struck down.


At Dosa Temple, vegetarian Indian cuisine

This Southern Indian restaurant in Somerville has an extensive vegetarian and vegan menu.

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A feast of options for online reservations

Several start-ups are challenging the reign of OpenTable Inc., the go-to destination for Web reservations that has become vulnerable to competition because of its fees.

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