Israel to continue Gaza campaign, Netanyahu says

The prime minister said the military campaign will go on as long as necessary to stop Hamas.

// Jon Lester bids farewell to Red Sox Nation in Globe ad

The lefthander praised the ?best fans in the world? and expressed gratitude for their support.

Jon Lester leaves to a standing ovation in Oakland after allowing three runs over 6?
 innings. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)


Lester?s (Red Sox) family leave is ?just business?

Unless the Sox change their new fiscal ways, Jon Lester is not going to re-sign with the Red Sox.

Allen Webster headed to the dugout after a troublesome third inning.

Yankees 6, Red Sox 4

Allen Webster wild as Red Sox fall to Yankees

The Red Sox pitcher gave back the lead his offense built for him, fueling the Yankees to their 6-4 win.

// Market Basket faces a long shopping list for restocking

When it comes time to bring the chain back to normal, the process will probably take weeks.

Haleigh played on the front lawn with her adoptive father, Keith Arnett, and brother, Jacob. The Arnetts first took Haleigh in as a foster child.

Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

A new life for Haleigh

A family created a loving world for a child whose case remains one of the darkest chapters in the state?s child-protection system.

The Olympic stadium became a home for the Atlanta Braves.

Atlanta Games? venues left some lessons for Boston

More than a dozen former Olympic sites show what worked and what can go wrong as Boston flirts with a bid for the 2024 Games.

?Postman Joseph Roulin,? a celebrated 1888 Vincent van Gogh painting, has been rented out for more than 19 months since 2005. Earlier this year, the painting spent three months in a show in Japan.

Critic?s Notebook

MFA expands loans of well-known works

The museum continues to ramp up its controversial practice of renting out dozens of its most prestigious works.

?I pick the kinds of films I would like to see if I were an audience member,? says Daniel Radcliffe.


Daniel Radcliffe continues to evolve

The 25-year-old hung up his wand, and pursued opportunities on both stage and screen. Next up? A date movie.



// They?re so vain, they probably think this bridge is about them

You can hardly turn a corner without coming across a site named for a politician or a politician?s relatives.


// 100 years ago, Boston welcomed Babe Ruth

Although many of Babe Ruth?s records have been eclipsed, some of the places he enjoyed still endure.