Story may expose new crack in the Patriots’ Way

Aaron Hernandez is the latest in a string of Patriots players who have become entangled in police investigations in recent years.

US seeking extradition of Snowden in NSA case

Edward Snowden has been charged with violating the Espionage Act and stealing government property for disclosing classified information.

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Voters in Everett weigh in on Wynn casino plan

Everett residents vote today on whether to give the green light to Steve Wynn’s plan to build a $1.2 billion casino in the city.

Secretary of State John Kerry is pressing hard on Russia to back an international conference intended to end the bloodshed in Syria.

Russia must back transition in Syria, Kerry says

Secretary of State John Kerry met with officials from nearly a dozen countries in Qatar to discuss aid to the Syrian opposition and push for a political resolution.

Elsa Rojas, with Bart Mitchell of The Community Builders, expressed delight with her apartment at Charlesview Residences.

Aram Boghosian for The Globe

Unique housing effort builds Allston’s new Charlesview

The new Charlesview Residences, a 340-unit mixed-use project on the Allston-Brighton line, includes subsidized and market-rate apartments.

Laurie Seckinger was more focused on Scott Brown’s Senate bid.

Many tuning race out in town Gomez must win

Places like Braintree are key to Republican candidate Gabriel Gomez’s hopes in the Senate race.

Staples kiosks allow customers to buy online what they can’t find in stores.

Staples looks to fend off its online rivals

The Framingham office supply giant is moving fast to reinvent the way it does business by embracing online shopping inside its stores.

Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask didn’t need to pad his stats during practice Friday — here stuffing Brad Marchand — since he’s had such a strong postseason.

Christopher L. Gasper

After rough game, expect a sharper Tuukka Rask

The Bruins goalie, who has been superb in these playoffs, has little for which to atone after Boston’s 6-5 OT loss in Game 4.


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// Business needs to join mayoral race

It would be a shame if Boston’s mainstream business leaders stick to the sidelines through the preliminary election when the field whittles down.

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A spokesman for Southwest Airlines said all departing flights were grounded for part of Friday due to a system-wide computer problem.

Delays linger after Southwest computer glitch

Southwest Airlines is still working to clear a backlog of flights after a computer glitch grounded 250 flights for nearly three hours late Friday.