Shake-up in works for reeling Olympics group

A plan to revamp Boston 2024 calls for chairman John Fish (center) to hand the reins to Steve Pagliuca (left), and for new advisers, including Red Sox executive Larry Lucchino.

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Boston 2024 is proposing to reshuffle its leadership after a rocky start that threatened to derail the region?s bid for the Games.

In Mass., public financial disclosure reports are not so public

The state agency that is supposed to inform the public about politicians? financial ties instead puts up roadblocks.

Pine Street Inn guests call the South End home.

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South End gentrification makes for variety of residents

The Pine Street Inn shelter is going to great lengths to be a good neighbor to the incoming luxe condos and high-end retailers.

Maine Governor Paul LePage wants to shift the state?s tax system from a reliance on the income tax to consumption-related taxes.

States debate whether to tax income or consumption

Several GOP governors? proposals are prompting discussion over which is the best and most fair way to raise revenues.

Highway workers set up barricades Saturday to reconfigure traffic lanes at the Casey Overpass in preparation for its demolition, slated for May 18.

Forest Hills girds for Casey Overpass project

The overpass may be either a vital link or an antiquated barrier, depending on your point of view, but it is coming down May 18.


Warren is ?absolutely wrong? on trade deal, Obama says

President Obama suggested that Sen. Warren?s critique was driven by politics and her desire to promote her populist brand.

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Joe Kelly works against the Toronto Blue Jays during third inning baseball action in Toronto on Saturday, May 9, 2015. (Darren Calabrese/The Canadian Press via AP)


Red Sox? trade of John Lackey looks worse daily

The acquisition of Allen Craig and Joe Kelly last season has produced dismal results.

At Good Clothing Co. in Mashpee, founder Kathryn Hilderbrand (left) reviewed patterns with Aiste Zitnikaite.

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Mashpee firm revives tradition of clothes ?made in USA?

Good Clothing Co.?s Kathryn Hilderbrand wants to rekindle the region?s clothing heritage.

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WOW air trusts more fliers will buy into bargain rates

Travel writer Chris Muther recounts his experience taking WOW air?s new service from Boston to Europe.

Benjamin Loring Young Estate House in Weston.

Weston tries to save historic house from wrecking ball

Voters will be asked on Monday to approve $250,000 to save the Benjamin Loring Young Estate House.

Mothers Day will see summer-like temperatures in the Boston area, meteorologists said. Pictured: Carolyn Salvi of Somerville with her 10-month-old daughter, Mohini, on Saturday.

Picture-perfect weather forecast for Mother?s Day

The city will be making way for ducklings on Boston Common this Mother?s Day, which will benefit from summer-like temperatures.

Musical polymath Aucoin is a star in ascendancy

Composer. Poet. Conductor. There doesn?t seem to be much that Medfield?s Matthew Aucoin can?t do.

Middlebury, Vermont (July 31, 2013) - Summer scenics of the Middlebury College campus taken from the top of Mead Chapel. (Photo © 2013 Brett Simison)

Vermonters leave for complex reasons, survey shows

Jobs and higher wages elsewhere, and a desire to live in more culturally diverse communities, were all mentioned as reasons.

Tom Brady?s suddenly available flyweight agent has been crying foul to every media outlet.


A hard rain?s a-gonna fall on Tom Brady and the Patriots

The Patriots have done nothing to inspire mercy from the NFL since the Wells Report was released.

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Make your house seem bigger without adding on

Architect Chris Chu offers advice on bringing in natural light, enhancing the view, and improving the flow in your home.

The benefits of slow parenting

?Doing too many things is overwhelming... I don?t want to do it all. It leaves me empty versus feeling fulfilled,? said South Shore mom Lindsay Miller.

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Thank your mom for the 10,000 hours she spent raising you

On this Mother?s Day, consider all the time she spent keeping you safe and happy.

Marathon trial podcast

// Episode 29: ?Dead Man Walking? nun could close defense case

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


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// The new Mike Huckabee is mad as hell

When the Republican candidate announced his second run at the White House, the optimism of his initial foray was gone.

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Venice Biennale art exhibition kicks off

The prestigious event in Italy starts this weekend, exhibiting contemporary artists from 89 countries.