MBTA contends with delays amid record cold

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The Red, Orange, and Green lines faced mechanical and rail problems. Meanwhile, many people who lost power have had it restored.

In this photo taken Nov. 18, 2015, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Warren, the populist senator from Massachusetts, told The Boston Globe in September that she would likely endorse a presidential candidate during the primaries, but has since remained coy. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Warren spars with McConnell over Scalia?s replacement

Senator Elizabeth Warren responded to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who urged a delay in the nomination of the next Supreme Court justice.

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Justice Antonin Scalia?s death put control of the court in the forefront of the presidential campaign for both parties.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/14/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/200_scalia_scotus_mug.jpg What does Scalia?s death mean for Supreme Court, US politics?

Without Antonin Scalia?s distinctive conservative weight, several of this term?s highest-profile cases may turn in a new direction.

Donald Trump spoke to the media after Saturday?s debate in Greenville, S.C.

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Donald Trump didn?t win any fans with debate performance

The Republican front-runner repeatedly offered words that could be used against him all week.

Another college might terminate its Regan contract

Public relations firm Regan Communications Group stands to lose a lucrative deal with the UMass Building Authority.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/13/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/cullen-2041.jpg Lawsuit against nanny may force harsh details to surface

The story of Rehma Sabir, the 1-year-old Cambridge girl who died three years ago, was tragic. Now it could get ugly.

Pinball wizards bring intensity at state championships

Sixteen people battled Saturday for the right to be named the state?s premier pinball player.

Development of upscale housing in East Boston is affecting working-class people who have long populated the neighborhood.

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In East Boston, pinched between progress and pain

Some say gentrification in the neighborhood may be contributing to the rise of violent gangs.

The entrance to General Electric Co.?s Lynn plant.

From Lynn to Louisville, GE has disputed property taxes

General Electric Co., known for its skill at minimizing its federal taxes, also brings sophisticated local property tax challenges.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/12/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/shaughnessy1-9052.jpg Let?s ease up on Hanley Ramirez, and pile on Cam Newton

How did Hanley become the poster child for everything that was wrong with the Red Sox? And where do we start with Cam?

Grammy Awards | Monday, 8 p.m. (CBS)

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/08/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/GettyImages-493841924.jpg Who will take home the Grammy Gold?

Sarah Rodman predicts who might win ? and who should win.

Colby College President David Greene walked by one of the buildings the school has purchased in downtown Waterville, Maine.

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Maine city teams with Colby to revitalize a college town

A struggling blue-collar city in Maine sees a reason for hope with help from an unexpected source ? Colby College and its president.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/14/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/2016-02-12T163412Z_418913155_TM3EC2C0TKH01_RTRMADP_3_PEOPLE-KANYEWEST-TAYLORSWIFT.jpg The new Kanye record is finally here

The controversial rapper dropped ?The Life of Pablo? early Sunday.

Norwegian Air (top) is focusing on Boston in 2016.

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Norwegian Air storms the US

The airline made a splash when it arrived in Boston in December, offering some improbably low fares to the Caribbean.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/11/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/Long_sYellowDiamondHaloRing.jpg The glittering history of the engagement ring

Have you considered how the practice of presenting a diamond ring with a proposal came to be?

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/14/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/200_isaiah_thomas_all_star.jpg For a little man, Isaiah Thomas has a big fan club

Some of the game?s best small guards ? Iverson, Archibald, Thomas ? have been impressed by the 5-foot-9 Celtic.

Globe investigations

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/18/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/spotlight150x150-165.jpg Globe investigations and Spotlight reports

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



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One of Boston?s original mobile success stories is now part of a big sports-apparel company.

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.



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A Mexican journalist presented Pope Francis with a traditional hat as the pontiff departed from the Vatican Friday.

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Design New England

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A seaside location sets the tone for a free-flowing master bathroom with partitions and angles ? but no doors to restrict sightlines.