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Menino calls Conley a ‘pretty formidable candidate’

Boston Mayor Thomas Menino made comments about some of the mayoral candidates, including Suffolk District Attorney Daniel F. Conley, but did not endorse any of them.

The Leafs’ Dion Phaneuf (center) celebrated his goal with teammate Phil Kessel.

Maple Leafs 2, Bruins 1

Leafs beat Bruins, force Game 7

Third-period goals by Dion Phaneuf and Phil Kessel gave the Maple Leafs their win over the Bruins in Game 6 of the playoff series.

Barbara Walters arrived at the Matrix Awards in New York last year.

Barbara Walters to announce retirement tomorrow

On the medium where she broke barriers and rules for more than 50 years, Barbara Walters will announce that she is calling it a career.

Clayton Mortensen gave up a home run to Jose Bautista in the sixth inning, his second of the game.

blue jays 12, red sox 4

Sox have eighth loss in 10 games

The Blue Jays were equal opportunists, taking two of three games from a Red Sox team struggling to take advantage of scoring chances.

Philadelphia Museum of Art, istockphoto; Globe Staff photo illustration


Bring back the United States of Pork

When we threw out earmarks, did we lose the key to breaking down Washington gridlock?

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// Panhandlers of Harvard Square: An essay in oil paintings, interviews

Painter Marc Clamage has painted struggling people in Cambridge for three years. Here’s what he’s seen.

Lee Ann Friedman leads an adult English as a Second Language class at the New Life Presbyterian Community Church in Framingham.

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Residents taking sides over immigration-status vote

Town Meeting members recently asked Framingham’s selectmen to verify the immigration status of participants in adult ESL classes.

Seth Meyers arrived at the 2010 Emmy Awards.

Meyers to replace Fallon late at night

Seth Meyers will take over the 12:35 a.m. ‘‘Late Night’’ show after Jimmy Fallon becomes the host of the ‘‘Tonight’’ show.

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Police Superintendent Ronal Serpas (left) supervised as New Orleans police officers investigated the scene.

19 shot during Mother’s Day parade in New Orleans

Authorities said the victims, including two 10-year-olds, were shot in what appears to be “street violence” and that most of the wounds weren’t life-threatening.