Harvard cheating inquiry raises concerns

Students say the drawn-out process has brought nerve-racking uncertainty.

Republican Scott Brown has yet to declare his intentions for the special election to fill John Kerry’s US Senate seat.

Brown still silent on Senate run

There is growing anxiety among Republicans that Scott Brown may sit out the contest to fill John F. Kerry’s seat.

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Democratic Senator Tom Harkin of Iowa.

Senator Harkin of Iowa won’t seek re-election in 2014

The 73-year-old Tom Harkin, a leading liberal in the Senate, said “It’s just time to step aside.”

Group claims hacking of US government website

The group Anonymous says it hijacked the website of the US Sentencing Commission to avenge the death of Aaron Swartz.

Norman Stone of the Somerville Boxing Club helped Kourtney Yurko wrap her hand before her workout.

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Once-endangered boxing gyms having a renaissance

The sport is growing more popular as both men and women come for competition and for fitness.

Robert Parish, shown at his North Carolina home, said Kevin McHale and Larry Bird have not helped him in his quest to crack into the NBA coaching ranks.

Robert Parish yearns for NBA coaching job

The former Celtics great, who says he needs money and sold his NBA title rings, says Larry Bird and Kevin McHale have not helped him get back in the league.

Kevin Garnett had 24 points and 10 rebounds, but fouled out in the loss.

Hawks 123, Celtics 111

Celtics blow 27-point lead, lose in double OT

The Celtics suffered a humiliating sixth straight defeat, losing a 9-point lead in the final 3:39 of regulation.

The Momogoose, Bon Me, and Clover food trucks operated in the South Station area of Boston.

Boston food truck industry expands

By April, Boston will have 56 food trucks, up from just 15 when the city first cautiously kicked the tires of the trend in July 2011.


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