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Search for 3rd suspect continues in Hernandez case

Boston police also searched Aaron Hernandez’s North Attleborough home in connection with a 2012 double murder in Boston.

Trial of ‘Whitey’ Bulger

Ex-FBI supervisor feared being prosecuted for his own crimes

“I certainly did not want my bad behavior known in any way, shape or form,” said John Morris during his second day of testimony.

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// The real Whitey Bulger

For two weeks, Whitey Bulger had been playing it cool, but his infamous temper returned as he listened to the testimony of John Morris.

on basketball

Celtics made painful decision to start over

Realizing the pressure to win disappeared with the departure of coach Doc Rivers, Danny Ainge took mere hours to go to work on a rebuilding plan.

Paul Pierce (left) and Kevin Garnett could be shipped to Brooklyn in a new blockbuster deal, league sources said.

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Move marks end of the Big Three era in Boston

After sending Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett to Brooklyn in a proposed trade, the team is set to have nine first-round draft picks over the next five seasons.

The Celtics traded up three spots , from No. 16 to No. 13, to select Gonzaga forward Kelly Olynyk in the first round.

NBA Draft

Celtics net Gonzaga’s Kelly Olynyk in draft

The Celtics swapped picks with Dallas for Olynyk, a 7-foot forward who can add size and needed scoring punch to the Boston roster.

Attorney General Martha Coakley is giving serious consideration to running for governor, Democratic Party operatives said on Thursday.

Coakley weighs run for governor

Attorney General Martha Coakley is gauging the political climate, Democratic Party operatives said.



// The tech-tax monster vs. Beacon Hill

A provision in the transportation bill would extend the sales tax to all of the computer services that companies hire third-party vendors to do for them.


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Framers of the immigration overhaul bill, including Senator Charles Schumer, Democrat of New York, discussed its passage in the Senate on Thursday. All 12 New England senators backed the legislation.

Senate passes immigration overhaul bill

The strong 68-32 vote sent the issue to the House, where the Republican leadership has said that it will not take up the measure and is instead focused on much narrower legislation.


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Television Review

Liev Schreiber stars as a “fixer” who cleans up the messes made by his Hollywood clients.

‘Ray Donovan’ brings Southie to Lala Land

The fantastic new Showtime drama “Ray Donovan” is that wonder of TV wonders, a low concept series that can’t be easily reduced to a quick sentence.