Justices won?t hear challenge to assault weapons ban

The Supreme Court rejected an appeal from gun owners who challenged a Chicago suburb?s ban on assault weapons.

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The decision comes in the wake of the release of a video showing a white officer shooting a black teenager 16 times.

Burlington, MA., 09/23/15, One of the pods goes into the new machine. This is a sneak peak at the Keurig Kold, the company's first cold brewing system. Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

Suzanne Kreiter/Globe Staff

Vermont?s Keurig to be acquired for $13.9 billion

After the buyout by a JAB-led investor group, Keurig will be privately owned and independently operated, the company said.

Custom home builder John Magee Jr. and his wife, Geraldine, were found shot to death in their home.


4 years later, Andover double slaying still mystifies police

An official declined to speculate on possible suspects or motives, but released new details about the couple?s final day.

David Santos visited a makeshift memorial for those killed and injured near the Inland Regional Center on Monday.

Five days after mass shooting, Calif. county reopens for business

The reopening of much of the government?s offices signals an effort to return to normalcy for San Bernardino.

Some cars get hundreds of parking tickets in Boston at Copley Square.

David L. Ryan/Globe Staff

Second most costly type of parking fine? Late fees

More than $7.7 million in late fees were tacked onto fines for violating Boston parking rules during the municipal fiscal year.

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James Derepentigny, 50, is charged with putting a suitcase next to one of the rear wheels of a law enforcement vehicle.

Live updates

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Chism is accused of raping and murdering Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer in October 2013.

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John Reddy, 37, is also accused of shouting that he would ?kill? the employee at Haymarket Station.

Teacher Marcia Ziegler (right) observed calculus students at PSJA Early College High School as they solved equations.

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learning curve

?Early college? offers chance to achieve in high school

Boston schools are rethinking the high school experience to address persistent socioeconomic and racial achievement gaps.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/12/04/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/Biz_building_003A.jpg Where have all the home builders gone?

Hundreds of home-building firms have vanished since the last housing boom went bust.

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Tony Lepore stutter-stepped into the Black Lives Matter debate and danced a step too far.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/10/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/hardy_E_09.jpg Why didn?t anyone stop Doctor Hardy?

There were inappropriate sexual contact allegations against Dr. Roger Ian Hardy for decades. How did no one notice?

Opinion | Andrew Schlesinger

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/12/04/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/globe_eldercare.jpeg No solutions for old age

Andrew Schlesinger?s mother remains stubbornly alive ? opinionated, headstrong, loving, driven. But her body is betraying her.

Myrna Gomez-Soto participates in a yoga session for women in breast cancer treatment at Stil Studio in Dedham.

John Blanding/Globe staff

Yoga brings dream of healing to cancer patients

After losing her to breast cancer, DJ Arnold put in motion his wife?s plan to bring free private yoga to others with the disease.

Patriots coach Bill Belichick was off his game against the Eagles.


Patriots are headed in the wrong direction

The Patriots better hope that their best is in front of them, not behind them.

Adrian Walker

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/12/07/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/williamsyawkey-U82428860949pAH--90x90@BostonGlobe.com.jpg It?s time to banish the racist legacy of Tom Yawkey

There shouldn?t be a street and T stop named after the late Red Sox owner in 21st-century Boston.

Boston, MA - 12/04/15 Boston Red Sox Principal Owner John W. Henry, Chairman Thomas C. Werner new Red Sox ace pitcher David Price and Red Sox President of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski after today's introductory press conference at Fenway Park. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: Peter Abraham, Topic: 05David Price, LOID: 8.2.677938961.

Peter Abraham | Beat Writer?s Notebook

Red Sox can just sit and listen to trade talk at Winter Meetings

Having secured an ace, the Red Sox will likely have opportunities to deal their extra pitchers or prospects.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/12/04/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/chin120415DavidPriceRedSox_spt8.jpg Setting caution aside, Red Sox went all in for an ace

Making a deal with David Price took more than a mound of cash, it took moving past a team axiom: Don?t bet big on pitchers over 30.

Kendrick Lamar performed at the BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles last summer.

Kendrick Lamar leads Grammys with 11 nominations

The rapper?s nominations include album of the year for ?To Pimp a Butterfly? and song of the year for ?Alright.?

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The list includes all nine Massachusetts US representatives and 23 state senators.

Ground Game

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This is a strong possibility for a candidate who has spent more time campaigning in the Hawkeye State than his primary rivals.

Globe Santa

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Globe Santa delivers holiday gifts to local children in need.

Globe investigations

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A look at high-impact investigations from The Boston Globe, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning report on abuse in the Catholic Church.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

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?Spotlight? is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.

The Big Picture

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Globe photos of the month: November 2015

A look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month.