US officials seek lessons in bombing catastrophe

Three weeks after the Marathon bombings, the Department of Homeland Security is seeking to use lessons from the attacks to enhance community policing.

Protesters gathered across the street from the Worcester funeral home where the body of Tamerlan Tsarnaev is being kept.


Bombing suspect’s body to undergo 2d autopsy

The independent autopsy of Tamerlan Tsarnaev comes as the belief that he and his brother, Dzhokhar, were framed gains traction in Russia.

Jon Feinman (above) started InnerCityWeightlifting in Dorchester (below) where former gangbangers go to work out and maybe find a way to get out of the street life.

Yvonne Abraham

Staying alive, building a life after battling on streets

At InnerCity Weightlifting in Dorchester, former gangbangers go to work out and maybe find a way to get out of the street life.

Harvard professor apologizes for remarks on economist

Niall Ferguson told an investors’ conference that the policies of John Maynard Keynes were short-sighted because he was gay and had no children.

MFA workers in front of “Orpheous Charming the Animals,” which is part of the Rose-Marie and Eijk Van Otterloo collection that will debut this week.


Masterworks await as an MFA gallery reopens

The MFA reopens its large Dutch and Flemish gallery on Wednesday, but the buzz will be on what a North Shore couple plans to do with their collection.

Phil Kessel (left) finally came back to haunt his former teammates, including Dennis Seidenberg, by scoring the winner.

Christopher L. Gasper

Phil Kessel breaks through against the Bruins

The former Bruin silenced his TD Garden tormentors with a third-period goal that stood as the winner in the Maple Leafs’ Game 2 victory.

The development of materials, such as the lithium-ion battery parts an MIT student is tinkering with in the picture above, can lead to new innovative technologies.

Can an idea from MIT save US manufacturing?

A materials database rooted at MIT aims to accelerate the invention, development, and production of new goods and technologies.

Passengers board Bus 111 at a stop in Chelsea. The bus links Chelsea and East Boston with South Station.

Silver Line route mapped out for East Boston, Chelsea

There are a lot of things going for the proposed extension of the MBTA Silver Line to Chelsea and East Boston.


Guillaume Leroux, left, and his partners started Val Caudalies southwest of Montreal in 2004 — where apple trees had grown. The winery opened in 2007 and produces 40.000 bottles a year of rosé, cider, and white wine.

A road trip on Quebec’s wine route

Thirty years ago, wine in Quebec was considered unpalatable or, at best, mediocre. Today, it’s coveted by Hollywood stars.