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Husband presumed at fault in deaths, officials say

Two infant twin boys and their mother in Arlington were presumably killed by the woman’s husband, who then took his own life, officials said.

Mass. to get $34m of JPMorgan settlement

A portion of the state’s share of the historic $1.3 billion settlement will go to consumer relief, fines, and attorneys fees.

US, Afghans work toward agreement on night raids

An agreement to allow the raids would clear a major obstacle that has held up a pact to keep American soldiers in the country.

Dean Mozingo emptied motor oil from Kurt Busch’s car after a NASCAR event at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in September.


Clean Harbors seeks boost from NASCAR link

The Norwell-based environmental services company is now helping make one of the world’s most popular sports greener.

Edmund Reggie is seen with Sen. Edward Kennedy in a 1971 photo.


Edmund Reggie, 87; father of Victoria Kennedy

Mr. Reggie helped campaigns by members of the Kennedy family, beginning with John Kennedy in 1956, and his daughter, Victoria, married Edward Kennedy in 1992.

Tour guide Dorothy Kennedy looked over a display.

JFK Library to open exhibit about president’s funeral

Since the Kennedy Presidential Library opened in 1979, the curators have avoided showing too much about his assassination.

Actors with books in the Netflix series “Orange Is the New Black”: (from left) Michelle Hurst; Laura Prepon and Taylor Schilling; and Danielle Brooks.

bookish | matthew gilbert

Scanning TV’s bookshelves

These days, everything that’s visible on a TV series — particularly a book — is there deliberately.


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// Israel’s nuclear precedent

Israeli policymakers are spooked by the fact that Iran’s nuclear playbook feels all too familiar.


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