Romney proposes revamp of US education system

Mitt Romney called for a major restructuring of the nation’s education system today, saying it was the “civil rights issue of our era.”

Red Sox closer Alfredo Aceves (right) celebrated with catcher Kelly Shoppach after their 6-5 win over the Orioles.


Red Sox 6, Orioles 5

Red Sox hit 3 home runs in win

Daniel Nava, Kelly Shoppach, and Scott Podsednik homered for the Sox, who climbed back to .500 with their 10th win in 13 games.

Rules sought on antipsychotic drugs in nursing homes

Three US senators are ratcheting up a campaign to slash the misuse of powerful sedatives in the nation’s nursing homes.

Josh Brolin (left) and Will Smith star in Columbia Pictures' “Men in Black 3.”

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In ‘Men in Black 3,’ Josh Brolin lends new look

When he teams up with Will Smith, it’s about as good as one could hope for from an unnecessary sequel that’s a decade late to the party.

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A conversation with Ben Mezrich

Watch a live streaming video of tonight’s talk with the author of “Bringing Down the House” and “The Accidental Billionaires.”

Harvard Business School alumna Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, spoke at the school’s Class Day.

Facebook executive talks careers to Harvard Business School grads

Sheryl Sandberg, the social network’s chief operating officer and a Harvard Business School alumna, delivered the school’s keynote address during its Class Day ceremonies.

Jeff Jacoby

Peace process harmed Israel’s reputation

For 19 years Israel has clung to a policy of appeasement that has made it seem weak and irresolute, and with each retreat it has lost respect.