Partners data breach affects 3,300 patients

Hackers may have accessed medical and personal information, including Social Security numbers, the health system said.

A Boston police officer holds up his gun to a civilian filming police activity in Roxbury last week.

Police probe alleged intimidation of man who videotaped officer

A Boston officer waved what appeared to be a gun at a man who was filming a teenager being stopped in Roxbury.

The settlement requires Evan Dobelle to pay triple the $44,000 in university funds that Dobelle allegedly spent on himself and did not repay.

Dobelle to pay $185,000 over spending claims

Former Westfield State University president Evan Dobelle spent school funds on international travel, limos, fancy hotels and expensive meals.

Brockton firm gets state OK to grow medical marijuana

It will be the third company since December to receive state approval for growing marijuana, yet no facilities have yet to open.

Robert Fitzpatrick faces six counts of perjury and six counts of obstruction of justice, according to the US attorney?s office.

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Ex-FBI agent who testified in Bulger trial indicted

Robert Fitzpatrick, a defense witness in the trial, has been indicted on charges of perjury and obstruction of justice relating to his testimony.


// The fall of Bob Fitzpatrick

With each story in his testimony, the retired FBI agent seemed more unhinged, like he was occupying a parallel universe.

Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Anthony Batts announced that the department's investigation into the death of Freddie Gray was turned over to the State's Attorney's office.

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Police complete investigation into Freddie Gray?s death

The Baltimore police turned over their findings to prosecutors ? one day earlier than the department?s self-imposed deadline.

Ex-Boston officer gets probation for lying to FBI

A former member of the Boston police gang unit lied to federal agents investigating a violent street gang in Roxbury.

The stage was set in Chicago prior to the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University.

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Ben Volin?s 2015 NFL mock draft

The Globe?s football writer outlines each team?s needs and forecasts the first round of the draft, which starts at 8 p.m.

Gun rights battle brews over target ranges in Yarmouth

?It?s a quality of life issue,? Bryan Day said in seeking to effectively put an end to homemade target ranges.

Gerald Chan at his Newton office, which he decorated in part with furniture from eBay.


Meet Boston?s invisible billionaire

Gerald Chan has sunk half a billion dollars into this area. So why has no one ever heard of him?

Alex Rodriguez is one home run shy of tying Willie Mays on the all-time home run list.

Dan Shaughnessy

With A-Rod in town, an awkward weekend at Fenway

The Yankees arrive in Boston Friday with their disgraced slugger on the verge of tying a hallowed home run number.

// Ainge says signing big-name free agent a possibility

The Celtics? team president provided a state of the team, including its stance on Jared Sullinger and Jae Crowder.

At Emma Jean?s Cupcake Factory & Ice Cream Shoppe in Fairhaven, cupcakes of all kinds.


A road trip for your sweet tooth

Get ready to hit the road and feel like a kid in a candy store. Here are some New England sweet shops to rival Willy Wonka?s factory.

Martin Meehan is also a favored candidate for the Suffolk University presidency.

Meehan one of two finalists to lead UMass

Martin Meehan is also a favored candidate for the Suffolk presidency, where the names of three finalists will soon be announced.

// Peter Cronkite, grandson of Walter Cronkite, dies at 22

Cronkite, who was set to graduate from Colby College in May, took his own life.

// Somerville ?more than just hipsters,? longtime resident says

?Boston Dan? McLaughlin took exception to a recent online article describing what ?locals? know.

Geese are nesting in a planter.

Nesting geese take up residence outside Beth Israel

The geese took over a spot outside the hospital in mid-April, nesting in a planter located near a parking garage.

The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Unrest in Baltimore

Violence filled the streets of Baltimore on Monday following the funeral of Freddie Gray, who died from injuries suffered while in police custody.