Flood warnings issued for parts of Mass.

The National Weather Service issued warnings for eastern and central Massachusetts as well as a coastal flood advisory.

UConn 60, Michigan St. 54

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Roxbury native Shabazz Napier scored 17 of his 25 points in the second half as the Huskies advanced in the NCAA Tournament.

Aaron Swartz, a brilliant young programmer and political activist, helped launch several progressive political groups and was a major force behind a national wave of protest against the Stop Online Piracy Act, which targeted unauthorized sharing of videos and music.

Inside the Aaron Swartz case

More than a year after Swartz killed himself rather than face prosecution, questions about MIT’s handling of the hacking case persist.

The body of Mya Barry was placed in a plot specially saved for babies at Pine Hill Cemetery in Quincy. She was born in April 2011 with heroin coursing through her veins. Months later, she was given heroin-tainted milk, authorities said.

Cases of newborns with addictions soaring

Little Mya Barry’s untimely death points to weaknesses in a system struggling to deal with a booming addiction to prescription and illegal drugs.

Deputy Fire Chief Joe Finn spoke to reporters after the fatal fire.

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Deputy chief had to make fateful decision as fire raged

As fiery embers rained and a fierce wind blew, Deputy Chief Joe Finn had to decide whether to risk the men’s lives to save a fallen colleague.

Reilly Smith scored the game-winning goal past Flyers' Steve Mason during a shootout.

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Bruins set team record with ninth straight road win

Patrice Bergeron extended his goal-scoring streak to seven games, and Tuukka Rask had 49 saves.

Jay Wessel of the Celtics reviews the feeds from the six SportVu cameras at TD Garden.

New age of NBA analytics: Advantage or overload?

With more and more statistical data becoming available, the debate continues in NBA circles as to how useful such analytics are in player evaluation.

International master Sam Sevian.

Could Sam Sevian become the youngest US chess grandmaster ever?

At 13, the Southbridge resident is one step away from the game’s highest rating. Can he break the nation’s age record?


opinion | Daniel Benjamin

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The union is Russia’s largest trading partner, representing close to $400 billion. That, in a word, is leverage.


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Victorino is questionable for Opening Day for Red Sox

Shane Victorino strained his right hamstring in Saturday’s final spring training game and was in Boston Sunday for an MRI, manager John Farrell said.

MLB preview

The Red Sox are counting on Xander Bogaerts, shown with Daniel Nava, to be a force for them in the lineup and at shortstop.

Red Sox place trust in their young talent

The Red Sox believe that a constant infusion of youth is what builds lasting success. Fortunately for them, they’re loaded with some of MLB’s most talented young players.


book review

‘Can’t and Won’t’ by Lydia Davis

“Can’t and Won’t” is the most revolutionary collection of stories by an American in twenty-five years.


Boats at Sebago Lake State Park in Maine.

10 great New England state parks

It’s never too early to start thinking about summer vacation, especially if your getaway includes an overnight visit to a state park.