Driver charged in crash that killed 3 BU students

A 20-year-old US citizen is charged in New Zealand with three counts of careless driving causing death and four counts of careless driving causing injury.

Two decades later, Morning Star Baptist violence still resonates

A 1992 stabbing and shooting during a solemn funeral turned the Mattapan sanctuary into just another street corner, and Boston reached a breaking point.

Effort to honor Vietnam veterans is sputtering

This Memorial Day is supposed to be the curtain-raiser for a series of gatherings to mark the 50th anniversary of the beginning of US involvement in Vietnam. Yet few events are planned.

Path to success with Posse Foundation

The 23-year-old leadership development program places diverse groups of 10 students from the same urban communities in prestigious colleges and universities each year.

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High-risk video game venture has R.I., Schilling reeling

After missing a $1.1 million payment and a plea from Schilling for more assistance, 38 Studios has said it does not not have enough money to pay its employees.

brian mcgrory

Schilling a hypocrite on small government

Maybe this experience will give Schilling a greater appreciation for government. But that, like his video game, is probably pure fantasy.

Jonathan Papelbon

Jonathan Papelbon makes a seamless switch to Phillies and National League

After a quiet introductory period with his new team, the former Red Sox closer is no longer hesitant to open his mouth.

art review

// Self Portrait (Passing), 1990--90x90.jpg The enigma of Alex Katz

The Pop artist’s show at the Museum of Fine Arts exudes style, spirit, and humor. So what’s missing? That’s part of the point.

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Tadanobu Asano (left) and Taylor Kitsch in a scene from “Battleship,” inspired by the game of the same name.

With ‘Battleship,’ ‘Transformers’ goes to sea

Hasbro’s corporate dreams of duplicating its success with that unabashedly toyetic franchise are precisely what led to “Battleship.”