Expanded bottle law could be headed for ballot

Voters could decide whether the law should include bottled water, sports drinks, and other noncarbonated beverages.

Staffs in governor’s race struggle with diversity

Having a diverse campaign staff can be critical to tapping into a broad coalition of voters, political operatives say.

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The jet that crashed at Hanscom left the runway, collided with an antenna, and burst through a fence before it went into a gully.

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Lewis Katz, who was among seven killed in the Hanscom plane crash, attended an event at the Concord home of Doris Kearns Goodwin Saturday.

EPA to propose cut in power plant emissions

The Environmental Protection Agency will move to reduce carbon pollution from power plants in a bid to fight climate change.

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Off the Cape, a time capsule

As humans radically alter the planet, unsettling change penetrates even the watery depths.

Brock Holt rounds first base on his third-inning ground-rule double. He had four doubles in the game. Jim Davis/Globe Staff

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Delightful day for Red Sox at Fenway Park

The youngsters played well, and Jon Lester dominated from the mound in a 4-0 win over the Rays.

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love (front row, far right), with agent Jeff Schwartz to his right, takes in Sunday’s Red Sox game from the EMC Club at Fenway Park. Seated immediately to Love’s right is his agent, Jeff Schwartz, who also represents former Celtics star Paul Pierce.

Kevin Love enjoys quite a weekend in Boston

Many NBA teams are focused on acquiring Love through a trade – and league sources say that includes the Celtics.

Ann B. Davis in 2003.

Ann B. Davis, who played Alice on ‘Brady Bunch, dies at 88

Davis played the housekeeper during the show’s five-year run, and in spinoffs and sequels.



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Many in the taxi industry have a lot of money invested in the status quo. They will fight to keep what they can.


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Carol Stocker answers your questions about flowers, plants, vegetables, soil, and more.


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Bora Bora calls to Dustin Pedroia

When he isn’t helping the Boston Red Sox on their annual World Series quest, the All-Star second baseman enjoys spending time in Bora Bora.