Senate OK’s pay raise for judges

Salaries for the state’s judges would climb by $30,000 during the next three years under a measure that won legislative approval this week.

Mayor Thomas M. Menino endorsed Democrat Edward J. Markey for the US Senate Friday.

Markey’s taxes show deductions, Social Security income

US Senate hopeful Edward J. Markey paid an effective tax rate of less than 20 percent over the past eight years.

Amy Masters exercised at Healthworks on Route 9. She also belongs to Sports Club/LA, and can’t decide between them.

On Route 9, a rivalry of elite fitness clubs

Is it the on-site Botox shots? Chilled towels? What makes a person join one gym over another?

Tuukka Rask didn’t display such form on the Rangers’ first gola thursday, but he says he has put it all behind him.

Rask remains upbeat after a rare shaky performance

“You can either cry about it, or laugh about it,” Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask said about Game 4. “It’s better to have a sense of humor and laugh about it.”

When drivers headed to the Cape last Labor Day, gas averaged $3.76 per gallon.

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Gas won’t be as costly this summer

Gas prices are unlikely to rise much more over the summer, because of the boom in US production of crude oil due to fracking.

More Greater Boston borrowers have equity in homes

In another positive sign for the housing market, about 50,000 fewer homeowners in the Boston area are “underwater” on their mortgages.

Kristin Nugent of Boston wheeled her bicycle on board the CapeFlyer in South Station, headed for Hyannis.

CapeFlyer embarks on maiden voyage

The CapeFlyer’s kickoff trip departed from South Station at 5:12 p.m. Friday, attracting many to the restored service that has been absent for about 25 years.

Waltham victim’s girlfriend says Tsarnaev visited

The girlfriend of one of three men brutally killed in a Waltham apartment in 2011 was the first to assert that police were aware that Tamerlan Tsarnaev had ties to the victims.


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Red Sox 8, Indians 1

John Lackey allowed only two hits and one unearned run (all in the third) while tossing seven strong innings.

Lackey, Red Sox roll over Indians

John Lackey treated the Indians to a platter of fastballs, cutters, and curveballs over seven innings in the Sox’ 8-1 win, ringing up eight strikeouts for the third time this season.

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Broadwell met  David Petraeus while researching a book about his wartime leadership in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Biographer regrets affair with former CIA director

The biographer whose extramarital affair with then-CIA director David Petraeus triggered his resignation says she regrets the relationship and the harm and grief it caused her family.


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Classical Notes

Pianist Jeremy Denk returns to play the Gardner’s Calderwood Hall in September.

Variety marks Gardner Museum, Emmanuel programs

The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum will open its fall season of Sunday afternoon concerts Sept. 15 with a recital by the acclaimed pianist Jeremy Denk.


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Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Verena Paravel’s unconventional documentary follows a New Bedford-based fish trawler in the North Atlantic.

‘Leviathan’ is not just another fish tale

Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Verena Paravel’s unconventional and enthralling documentary is about a New Bedford-based fish trawler in the North Atlantic.

Globe Insiders

Globe Talk | June 11

// A conversation with Dennis Lehane

The best-selling author discusses his craft with Boston Globe editor Brian McGrory. Proceeds will go to the One Fund Boston.