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Hundreds gather for anti-tax rally on Boston Common

Tea Party activists heard anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist and other speakers on the Boston Common for a rally protesting government spending.

Shane Victorino reacted after he singled in the winning run in the 10th inning.

Red Sox 2, Rays 1

Shane Victorino gives Red Sox a win

Victorino’s infield single in the bottom of the 10th inning gave the Red Sox the victory despite the Rays taking the third inning.

Menino resting following surgery for broken leg

The mayor will likely return to the Parkman House after just three weeks of being back at his Hyde Park home, but he is expected to fully recover.

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant grimaced after being injured during the second half of the game against the Golden State Warriors Friday.

Kobe Bryant out for season with torn Achilles

Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak thinks it’s realistic the 34-year-old guard could be ready for next season’s opener in the fall.

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Swan Boats open at Boston Public Garden

The Swan Boats’ opening is another sign spring has arrived in New England. Rides will be available until Sept. 15.


Pay now or really pay later for transportation

While many politicians moan about the pain of taxes, the taxpayer is being eaten up by the state’s crumbling and creaking infrastructure.

Exclusive Sunday Preview

A sampling of stories from this Sunday's Globe.


Keith Richards says he is excited to get back on the road with the Rolling Stones.


Keith Richards on the record

Sarah Rodman caught up with the 69-year-old rock icon to chat about the TD Garden show, his 2010 memoir, and the importance of new music.

Runners, from left: Meb Keflezighi, Shalane Flanagan, and Ryan Hall.


Runners share their favorite things to do in Boston

27,000 marathon runners flooded Boston this weekend, including the 32 runners who fill the elite fields. They share where they like to eat, play, and run.


Taking the message to the public: Senator Marco Rubio will be on seven TV shows Sunday to seek support for the plan.

Negotiators agree on immigration cutoff date

Senate negotiators have agreed to a date that could bar hundreds of thousands of immigrants from the path to legalization provided in the proposed overhaul.