Boston Marathon bombing trial

Tsarnaev family members arrive in Boston

It was unclear which members of Tsarnaev?s family are now in town, and whether any of them will be called to testify.


// Amid chaos and fear, a moment of humanity

As Steve Woolfenden lay on Boylston Street, his leg damaged, he turned his attention to Denise Richard.

Bombing survivor Steve Woolfenden  is depicted on the witness stand beside a photo of his injured son Leo being carried to safety while testifying Thursday.

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Prosecutors rest case in bombing trial?s penalty phase

Steve Woolfenden, who hadn?t told his story publicly, provided a dramatic endpoint to the prosecution?s case.

// Red Sox executive in talks with Boston 2024

Larry Lucchino confirmed that he has had ?a conversation or two? with key players connected to the local Olympic bid.

Shirley Leung

// Governor?s track record bodes well for MBTA

If Charlie Baker?s plan to fix the T is making the Legislature feel uncomfortable, it should.

T offers free rides ? and more ? on Friday as a goodwill gesture

The transit agency also has partnered with 16 corporations to provide Customer Appreciation Day freebies.

Lawyer group seeks probe of breathalyzer tests

State Police believe officers may have accepted test results from breathalyzer machines that were not properly calibrated.

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

A severely burned boy finds hope in Boston

Leo, a boy badly burned by fire, travels from Burundi to Boston in an extraordinary journey of resilience and devotion.

Jae Crowder and the Celtics were again forced to walk away disappointed after a game against LeBron James and the Cavaliers.



Series shows Celtics still far away from contending

The Cavaliers are simply better and more talented, and there is nothing Brad Stevens can do to change that.

Ursula Ward, mother of the slain Odin Lloyd, insisted her civil lawsuit against Aaron Hernandez is not about money.

Adrian Walker

Odin Lloyd?s mother, others deserve answers

Civil lawsuits could force former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez to explain his behavior under oath.

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has been releasing his tax forms annually since 2009.

Baggage of wealth burdens presidential candidates

The ability of candidates to credibly connect with average voters will be a major challenge in the 2016 election.

A contingent from the Patriots visited with military personnel at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.


Dose of perspective from the real patriots

Before the Patriots visited the White House Thursday, some members of the organization went to Walter Reed Medical Center and met wounded troops.

Tonika Morgan, pictured at the Artscape Youngplace in Toronto.

Isa Miguel Ransome

From homeless to Harvard, with the help of crowdfunding

A Toronto woman launched a ?Mission for Harvard Tuition? a month ago on the GoFundMe site and has nearly reached her goal.

From left: Store manager Larry Baxter with assistant managers Krystle Bredeson and Marvin Alvarez at the new Roche Brothers supermarket in Downtown Crossing on April 23.

Roche Bros. unveils downtown store

The two-level shop will operate largely in a space previously occupied by Filene?s Basement in Downtown Crossing.

Entrepreneur Adrian Wong  juggled two jobs ? at Morgan Stanley and at a Chipotle ? to learn the restaurant business in preparation for the launch of his company, Beta Burger.

BetaBurger coming to Mission Hill in Boston

A former Morgan Stanley consultant ditched his cuff links for the chance to start up his own fast-casual joint.

Candles were lit at the Armenian Genocide services held at Trinity Church in Boston.

Service marks anniversary of Armenian slaughter in Turkey

?We will name this evil for what it is ? genocide,? said the Rev. Laura Everett, executive director of the Massachusetts Council of Churches.

Boston?s storied history of NIMBY-ism

No. It?s an all-too familiar refrain in Boston. And now it?s the dissonant tune coming from foes of Boston?s bid for the Olympics.

Marathon trial podcast

// Episode 21: Tsarnaev?s obscene gesture

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



// US should recognize Armenian genocide

Each passing day is another opportunity lost for American political leaders to live up to the refrain of ?never again.?

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.