Markey holds solid lead over Gomez, poll says

Edward Markey has a 13-point lead over GOP rival Gabriel Gomez with ten days to go in the Senate race, but disengaged voters remain unpredictable.

Caroline Reinsch and Christian Williams were seriously injured in the Boston Marathon bombings.


Amid death and anguish of bombing, a gift of life

Marathon bombing victims Caroline Reinsch and Christian Williams kept the news of their pregnancy a Father’s Day surprise.

July 4 fireworks gala loses its national pop

For the first time in more than 20 years, the July 4 Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular will not be televised nationally.

As Mayor Menino departs, there’s work left to do

Boston is facing some crucial development issues as it prepares to elect its first new leader in 20 years.

Daniel Paille, who scored the winning goal, is in the middle of this bear hug as the Bruins got together to celebrate in overtime of Game 2.


Game 2 | Bruins 2, Blackhawks 1

Bruins win in OT, even Stanley Cup Final

The newly formed third line of Daniel Paille, Chris Kelly, and Tyler Seguin scored two goals to turn a 1-0 deficit into a Game 2 win over the Blackhawks.

Tyler Seguin was willing to battle every single Blackhawk in Game 2 — and that included goalie Corey Crawford.

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Tyler Seguin adjusts, powers Bruins to win

The 21-year-old was a difference-maker in Game 2, playing his best game of the playoffs as part of a newly formed line with Daniel Paille and Chris Kelly.

The Bruins’ Daniel Paille (right) scored the game-winning goal 13:48 into overtime of Game 2.

On Hockey

New third line gave Bruins a second wind

After a terrible first period, coach Claude Julien pushed around his cast of misfit toys and conjured up some magic in Game 2.

// Older athletes playing longer, pushing boundaries

Pro sports teams rely more than ever on aging stars — and nowhere is that truer than in Boston. Outrunning time is fast becoming the game.



// Boston FBI, old and new, on trial

The FBI is under the microscope during the Whitey Bulger trial, and for its role in not tracking Tamerlan Tsarnaev before the Marathon bombings.


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Red Sox 5, Orioles 4

Red Sox first baseman Mike Carp receives high-fives from teammates following his two-run homer in the fourth inning at Camden Yards.

Red Sox end drought in win over Orioles

Mike Carp’s two-run home run in the the fourth broke a scoreless drought for Boston and boosted the Red Sox to a 5-4 victory.


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After a rough patch, Shabrinna McCalpine landed at Boston Day and Evening Academy and thrived, school officials said.

From struggling young mother to top of her class

In 2011, Shabrinna McCalpine moved to an alternative public charter high school, Boston Day and Evening Academy, where she will graduate as valedictorian.


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