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Saving Leo

A boy, badly burned by fire, travels from Burundi to Boston in an extraordinary journey of resilience and devotion. By Scott Helman

Oskar Groening, a 93-year-old former guard at the Auschwitz death camp, arrived in court on Tuesday.

Auschwitz guard, now 93, describes camp in chilling detail

A former SS sergeant told of how cattle cars full of Jews were brought to the camp, most led directly into gas chambers.

Problems between Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle and Rajon Rondo surfaced shortly after the guard was dealt to Dallas.


Rajon Rondo was a big failure in the Big D

This is a sad ending to the former Celtics star?s tenure with the Mavericks, and perhaps his status as a valuable NBA player.

Boston?s bid for 2024 Olympics

// Low-income residents worry about Olympics? repercussions

Advocates for the poor are mobilizing to keep Boston from suffering the fate of past Olympic cities.

Clockwise from top left are the bats of David Ortiz, Dustin Pedroia, Shane Victorino, Ryan Hanigan, Pablo Sandoval, and Mike Napoli.

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Decals help Red Sox customize their bats

The old standby of writing a player?s number on the knob is being replaced by a more creative and personal method.

Kirk ?Skunk? Tegelaar on his custom-made bicycle.

Community raises $17,000 to help Somerville icon fix teeth

With chompers like these, the average guy might try to keep his mouth shut. But Kirk Tegelaar never stops smiling.

Hiawatha Bray | Tech Lab

// Google looks to make waves with wireless effort

Google isn?t out to turn a profit on Project Fi ? it?s out to make trouble, which could pay off nicely for you.

Ty Burr

// For Ben Affleck, lessons from inconvenient truths

Affleck?s efforts to hide a slave-owning ancestor were unsuccessful, demonstrating that the truth will emerge in the Internet era.


Johnny Depp appears as Whitey Bulger in new ?Black Mass? photo

In a new teaser image from the Bulger biopic, Depp appeared with a gun in front of the Boston skyline.

Two hostages held by Al Qaeda killed in US raid

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President Obama said he takes ?full responsibility? for the accidental killings and has ordered a full review of the incident.

Boston Marathon bombing trial

Bombing survivor Marc Fucarile describes injuries

Fucarile testified that he suffered burns on 90 percent of his body, lost a leg, had 60 surgeries, and anticipates no end to his treatment.

US District Judge George O'Toole spoke during the sentencing phase of the trial.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Tsarnaev execution would likely come with a long, costly wait

Even if Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is sentenced to death, the appeals process could take decades and cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.


// A hole in the middle of these families

What was the government trying to prove Wednesday? That the Tsarnaevs killed the entire Collier family, a whole way of life.

N. Andover clinic cheated addicts, Healey says

The center allegedly charged patients cash fees for services covered by MassHealth.

Deutsche Bank to pay $2.5b for interest rate violations

The bank will also fire employees who were involved in the manipulation of benchmark interest rates.

// Prosecutors halt use of breathalyzer results amid review

State Police are looking into the tests? reliability, prompting some prosecutors to suspend their use in drunken-driving cases.

Zevart Hagopian?s photos show her parents, survivors of the killings.

Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

Centennial of genocide sharpens grief for local Armenians

The milestone at once sharpens long-held grief while bringing hope for accountability and resolution.

The board met April 14.

Why did Baker want the MassDOT board out?

There?s been a long debate over how best to align the agenda of the state transit agency with the desires of the governor?s office.

Marathon trial podcast

// Episode 20: Prosecutors continue to make the case for a death sentence

This interactive timeline highlights trial coverage and a podcast featuring Globe columnist Kevin Cullen and WBUR reporter David Boeri.



// Lots of smoke around Steve Wynn?s money

His political contributions are part of the backdrop to his effort to build that Everett casino.

The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Crisis in the Mediterranean

Hundreds of migrants have perished trying to make the trek through the Mediterranean Sea to Europe this year.