Latest news


Jon Lester pitched against the Orioles Sunday.

Orioles 6, Red Sox 3

Orioles top Sox, Lester

Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester, usually dominant against the Orioles, was roughed up for five runs in five innings today.

// Turkish leader defends eviction of protesters

In a thunderous speech to hundreds of thousands of supporters, Recep Tayyip Erdogan said it was his “duty” to remove activists from an Istanbul park after two weeks of protests.

Two shot in Dorchester early Sunday morning

A man and a woman were found suffering from gunshot wounds about a half-mile apart.

Chris Kelly (left) and Daniel Paille welcomed Tyler Seguin to the group after Kelly tied the game at 1-1 in the second.

Stanley Cup Final

Bruins’ mixed and matched line produces results

Bruins coach Claude Julien paired speedy forwards Daniel Paille and Tyler Seguin on a line centered by veteran Chris Kelly, and it paid huge dividends.

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

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

Boston’s 2013 valedictorians

Through hard work and caring parents and teachers, they’ve conquered challenges. Now, they’ve made it to the top of their class.

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 her pregnancy a Father’s Day surprise.

Boston’s population boom speeds up

What happened to make the city lose hundreds of thousands of people—and why it’s now growing at its fastest pace in years.



// 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.