East Boston’s waterfront renewal

A new development by Roseland Property on the waterfront in East Boston will eventually include more than 550 apartments and 70,000 square feet of retail and civic space.

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Scores of residential units are under construction and hundreds more are being planned along the neighborhood’s waterfront.

Celtics stars Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett

Economic factors are key as Celtics look to future

As the Celtics ponder whether to alter the lucrative Paul Pierce-Kevin Garnett pairing, dollars are as important as points.


The NRA’s sharp turn to the right

Hard-liners have transformed the NRA into the uncompromising, fire-breathing pressure group that it is today.

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Budget problems threaten foreign policy, Kerry says

The State Department has said automatic spending cuts would jeopardize $2.6 billion in aid, security assistance and other international programs.

Office Depot Inc. and OfficeMax have agreed to merge in an all-stock deal.

Office Depot, OfficeMax agree to merge

Analysts say the move could be a positive for Framingham-based Staples, the top office supply retailer.

Three-alarm fire causes $5m in damage to Boston brownstone

No one was injured in the blaze at the Commonwealth Avenue condo where the owner of the Elizabeth Grady spas lives.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/02/20/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/cornwell-4175--90x90.jpg Patricia Cornwell says ‘autopsy’ of life was worth it

Mystery writer Patricia Cornwell was awarded $50.9 million in a lawsuit against her financial firm that peered deeply into her lifestyle and personal struggles.


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Kevin Garnett reacted after being called for a foul Tuesday.

Celtics fall to Nuggets in Denver

This was not how the Celtics wanted to start a five-game road trip, as they seemed to forget how to win during the All-Star break.

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New England traffic has long negotiated the effects of our repetitive freeze-thaw cycle that leaves roads an obstacle course of potholes.