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Hit man takes stand for 2nd day in Bulger trial

John Martorano, who has implicated “Whitey” Bulger in several murders, is on the stand for a second day of testimony.

Bulger murdered Dorchester man in ’75, confessed killer says

John Martorano took the stand for the second day during the trial of James “Whitey” Bulger.

Taliban signal readiness to begin peace negotiations

The Taliban announced they were prepared to take the first step towards peace negotiations with the Afghanistan government.

Surveillance programs foiled terror plots, official says

The government’s surveillance programs have prevented dozens of terrorist plots, including one directed at the New York Stock Exchange, the director of the NSA said.

Nothing got past the steady hands of Tuukka Rask, who turned aside the Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane on the doorstep for one of the Bruins goaltender’s 28 saves in Game 3 at TD Garden.


Dan Shaughnessy

Bruins are the team you love to love

Before this series ends, the Bruins will be our new Boys of Summer. Right now they are a feel-good team on par with the 1967 Red Sox and the 2001 Patriots.

Stanley Cup Final | Bruins 2, Blackhawks 0

// Bruins stifle Blackhawks in Game 3

Patrice Bergeron, in a personification of desire, willed the Bruins to a 2-0 cutthroat win to give Boston a 2-1 series lead in the Stanley Cup Final.

The Bruins delivered a physical message late in the game when Zdeno Chara (33) and Dennis Seidenberg roughed up Bryan Bickell.

On Hockey

Bruins taking fight out of the Blackhawks

Where is the pushback from the Blackhawks? The Bruins have broken their spirit and their backs and now look tough to beat.



// What a wage is worth

Raising the minimum wage in Mass. makes sense because no one working full-time should still be in poverty.


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Clay Buchholz has not been able to start sine June 8.

DL stint could loom for Clay Buchholz

The Red Sox starter was set to throw Tuesday, but manager John Farrell said if he didn’t perform well a trip to the DL was likely.

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