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Hernandez was hostile to police, court records show

While Aaron Hernandez’s girlfriend broke into tears upon hearing of Odin Lloyd’s death, Hernandez slammed the door in the face of police.

Soft-shell crab with ginger-garlic sauce, pickles, and yuzu-flavored aioli.

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Gulf shrimp ceviche  with lemon, lime, red onions, avocado and jalapeño.

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Seared scallops in parsnip puree and corn veloute with a summer succotash.

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Scallops, smoked strawberries, radish, radish greens, and olive oil.

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Ice cream sandwich with Rice Krispie chocolate-chunk cookies amd bourbon caramel.

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Zebra’s Bistro and Wine Bar a suburban star

There was a time when it was rare to spot a creature like Zebra’s Bistro and Wine Bar beyond city limits. Not anymore.

Trial of ‘Whitey’ Bulger

Sparks fly in Bulger trial

Kevin Weeks was asked to describe how guns were used in crimes during the trial of James “Whitey” Bulger on Tuesday.

Margaret Small

Kevin Weeks finished testifying after a dramatic day in court that included descriptions of murders and an expletive-laced back-and-forth with Bulger.

// Egypt’s interim president fills top posts

A prominent economist, Hazem el-Beblawi, was named prime minister and pro-democracy leader Mohamed ElBaradei was named vice president.

Bluhm revives slot plans in Millbury

Chicago billionaire Neil Bluhm is investigating sites in the town of Millbury for a slots parlor after failing to reach an agreement with officials in nearby Worcester.



// A GOP case against immigration reform

Among Republicans is a growing belief that agreeing to reform the nation’s immigration laws isn’t necessary to repair the party’s problems with Hispanic voters.


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Larry Bird is back as Pacers general manager after a one-year hiatus.

Larry Bird backs decision to rebuild Celtics

The Pacers GM, who knows first hand how hard it is to break up a great Celtics team, said he’s confident in Danny Ainge’s plan.