State to release MCAS scores for English High

Officials had withheld scores from the school for almost a month because of ?anomalies? but said an investigation showed those scores were justified.

// Judge upholds felony conviction in prep school rape case

With the conviction upheld, Owen Labrie faces lifetime registration as a sex offender when he is sentenced next week.


// The real reasons we?ve never had a woman president

Voters hold candidates like Hillary Clinton and Carly Fiorina to a stricter standard.

Donald Trump and Jeb Bush sparred during the CNN Republican presidential debate in September.

Does Bush need to show more fight? Some think so

Under heavy fire from Donald Trump, Jeb Bush has some Republicans fretting that ?slow and steady? can?t win this rough-and-tumble race.

21fenway - Rendering of a planned apartment building at 1350 Boylston Street. (ADD, Inc.)

ADD, Inc.

Construction to start soon on new Fenway apartment tower

The 17-story, 212-unit tower will be built on the site of an old Burger King on Boylston Street.

// Defense can conduct autopsy in Bella Bond case

Rachelle Bond and Michael McCarthy have both pleaded not guilty in connection with the 2-year-old girl?s death.

Quincy livery driver gets six years in prison for 2014 rape

Said Said was convicted of kidnapping and raping a woman who flagged him down for a ride in South Boston in 2014.

For those who couldn?t pay, Ala. judge wanted blood or jail time

A judge all but ordered offenders to give blood in lieu of payment, or risk going to jail.

Bridgewater State University releases sketch of rape suspect

University police released the sketch of a man they believe sexually assaulted a female student on campus.

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Cheap Eats

Doing the family proud with Italian-American comfort food

Rudy Maniscalco?s new restaurant in East Arlington, Sugo Cucina Italiana, uses his mother?s marinara recipe.

// Jason Varitek interviews for Mariners manager job

Since retiring as a player in 2011, Varitek has worked primarily as a spring training instructor and roving minor league coach for the Red Sox.

Oct 18, 2015; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; New York Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) celebrates with wide receiver Brandon Marshall (15), wide receiver Eric Decker (87), and wide receiver Quincy Enunwa (81) after scoring a touchdown against the Washington Redskins during the third quarter at MetLife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports


Bruising Jets will present Patriots with challenges

The Patriots haven?t faced a team this physical, but New York has some weak spots, too.

A bathroom at the Mihos's $13 million home on Great Island on Cape Cod.

Mihos beachfront estate on Cape hits market at $13.99 million

You can see the ocean from every room in the estate of former gubernatorial candidate Christy Mihos and ex-wife Andrea Mihos.


// Newton congregation votes to sell temple property to BC

Congregation Mishkan Tefila will sell its synagogue and 24-acre property in Chestnut Hill.

Don Rodman at his Rodman Ride for Kids.


A model for charitable giving

How gratifying would it be to write checks that fulfill dreams, chase away worry, glisten the eyes of grateful recipients?


// Women advised to get mammograms later, less often

The American Cancer Society recognized on Tuesday that its previous guidelines on breast cancer screening were too aggressive.

The MBTA is offering passengers a chance to determine the paint schemes for its newest trains.

What should new MBTA trains look like?

The MBTA is offering passengers a chance to determine the paint schemes for its newest Red, Orange, and Green Line trains.

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Would you let your boss track your data?

Employee badges that record 40 types of information can lead to workplace efficiency ? and some questions.

// Escort suggests Pitino knew about favors for Louisville recruits

Celtics rookie Terry Rozier, who played at Louisville, disputed the claims in Katina Powell?s book.

Opinion & Ideas


// Maura Healey?s slow start on DraftKings

No one seems anxious to take on this homegrown business. Taking bets now on why.

Ground Game

// Webb would effectively end bid with independent run

If Jim Webb runs as an independent, he will run without any built-in fund-raising and political infrastructure from the party.

The Big Picture

Protesters opening their umbrellas, symbols of the pro-democracy movement, in 2014.


The Umbrella Movement, one year later

A year after Hong Kong riot police fired tear gas at pro-democracy protesters, a Reuters photographer revisited the scenes.


//[1]-4809--90x90.jpg ?Student? gives Jobs movie one thumbs-up

The film captures what Jonathan Rotenberg called ?the insane, infuriating nature of working with? Steve Jobs.



// Synod on families must not lose sight of bigger issues

Bishops may find themselves accused of having spent the last three weeks fiddling, while everyplace other than Rome burns.