Push for increased safety at ATMs after Amy Lord slaying

Activists are calling for mandating increased mechanisms at bank ATMs after police say a South Boston woman was forced to drive to multiple machines before being killed.

South Boston stabbing suspect not arraigned yet

A man being eyed in the death of a 24-year-old woman was deemed mentally unfit to be arraigned today on charges of punching a second woman and stabbing a third, a judge ruled.

Aaron Hernandez appears to be holding a pistol in this surveillance image.

Hernandez appears to be holding gun in surveillance images

Newly released photos of former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez, who is charged with murder, appear to show him holding a pistol in a home.

Halliburton to plead guilty to destroying oil spill evidence, officials say

The company has agreed to be on probation for three years and continue to cooperate with the government’s criminal investigation, the Justice Department said.

Tom Brady deflected questions about his emotions regarding the Aaron Hernandez murder investigation.

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Tom Brady should have said more on Hernandez

Of the Holy Trinity of owner, coach, and quarterback, Brady was the least revealing and expressive regarding the charges against former teammate Aaron Hernandez.

friday preview | Summer Arts Weekend

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/07/16/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/j4_20120605_151740.jpg Jake Shimabukuro takes the ukulele to new pop heights

Shimabukuro has been an ambassador for the ukulele’s versatility, which he brings to the lineup for the Summer Arts Weekend in Copley Square.

“All of this feels like it was meant to be,” said Roslindale native Joseph Abboud.

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Designer Joseph Abboud, label a perfect fit again

Eight years later, the Boston fashion designer and chief creative director for Men’s Wearhouse Inc. will be reunited with the high-profile clothing line that he launched in 1987.

Maggie Carey, writer and director of “The To Do List.”

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Maggie Carey finishes her ‘To Do List’

The comedy’s writer and director looks back on her small project with big names, and how it got to the big screen two years after filming.



//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/07/25/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/vennochi.jpg Warren’s on right side of loan bill

The government makes money off the backs of students, as Senator Elizabeth Warren rightly describes it.


In his home studio in Jamaica Plain, Mike Irwin instructs members of the band the Brookline Village People: 8-year-old bassist Stefan Gordon and 7-year-old guitarist Catherine Macenka.

A band for kids about to rock

With the pop charts littered with performers just out of their teens, it’s no wonder kids want to sign up for rock-band instruction.