Tsarnaev’s body entombed outside Massachusetts

The remains of the suspected Marathon bomber were removed from Worcester sometime before midnight Wednesday.

Davis was unaware of Russia’s warning to US on Tsarnaev

At a congressional hearing, Boston Police Commissioner Edward Davis said he was first told about Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s background on the morning that Tsarnaev was killed.

Robert Siciliano said his decision “got me to my family . . . But it’s still not right with me.”

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Some agonize over fleeing Marathon bombing scene

Some runners and spectators are suffering from feelings of intense guilt because when violence struck, they didn’t dash in to help.

Boy, 12, killed after struck by van in Allston

The boy sustained a significant head injury when he was struck outside 460 Cambridge St. in the Allston section of Boston.

Ariel Castro is arraigned

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Bond set at $8m for Ohio kidnap suspect

Ariel Castro was arraigned Thursday on charges of kidnapping and rape after three women missing for a decade were found.

The new rules would require child-proof packaging on marijuana-laced products.

Labs must test medical marijuana

Massachusetts will be the first state to have independent labs test the safety and quality of medical marijuana.

Democratic US Representative Edward Markey, left, is in a close race against Republican Gabriel E. Gomez.

New poll finds single-digit Senate race

The poll released by WBUR found Democrat Edward J. Markey leading Republican Gabriel E. Gomez by eight points among likely voters.

Gabriel Gomez’s house is in a Cohasset historic district.

Special Senate election

Gomez took $281,500 home tax deduction

Senate candidate Gabriel E. Gomez claimed the deduction for pledging not to make changes to the facade of his 112-year-old Cohasset home.

Tech Lab

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The predictive information service for your iPhone could tell you stuff you didn’t even know you wanted to know.


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Twins 15, Red Sox 8

Felix Doubront surrendered 11 hits and six earned runs in relief as the Red Sox fell to the Twins, 15-8, Wednesday night at Fenway Park.

Red Sox pitching no match for Twins in loss

Allen Webster and Felix Doubront were hit hard, giving up a combined 14 runs as the Red Sox lost for the 5th time in 6 games.


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Book Review

Helene Wecker’s debut novel blends historical fiction and fantasy.

‘The Golem and the Jinni’ by Helene Wecker

Wecker’s first novel is a blend of historical fiction and fantasy with a dash of sci-fi about faith and free will.