City workers take municipal vehicles home to suburbs

At the end of each workday in Boston, 106 municipal employees drive city-owned vehicles home to 52 different suburbs.

Lead declines in area water supply, but caution advised

The water in thousands of Boston-area homes is still running through pipes that could be leaching lead into the water, officials said.

Two more patients accuse fertility doctor of assault

The patients allege that Dr. Roger Ian Hardy sexually assaulted them during medical procedures.

Malden police captain says officials blocked probes

John Amirault claims in a lawsuit that he was prevented from investigating two crimes involving city employees.

Watertown man dies in Vermont skiing accident

A 58-year-old Watertown man was killed on Monday when he struck a tree at the Burke Mountain Ski Area, authorities said.

Temperatures in 50s expected, but first snow, freezing rain

Boston could get up to 3 inches of snow tonight and freezing rain, followed by temperatures in the 50s and heavy rain Tuesday.

Firefighters from Dedham and Boston work to extinguish a 2-alarm house fire at 131 Bridge St. in Dedham on Monday, Feb. 15, 2015. (Scott Eisen for The Boston Globe)

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Amid brutal cold, dozen fires break out across Mass.

At least a dozen significant fires ? one fatal ? erupted in 24 hours as cold temperatures heightened risks.

Police seize heroin, crack cocaine in arrests in South Boston

Police said they seized large amounts of heroin and crack cocaine as they arrested three people separately Monday.

Kevin Cullen

// Firefighters face stress, carcinogens, sometimes early death

The best way to honor good and honorable firefighters is to make it possible for those coming up behind them to live longer.

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Meghan Trainor, of Nantucket, won for best new artist.

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Lady Gaga was on stage at the Grammys.

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Adele performed at the Grammys.

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Kendrick Lamar performed at the Grammys.

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The cast of the musical ?Hamilton? won for best musical theater album.

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Lionel Richie performed with John Legend and Demi Lovato at the Grammys.

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Taylor Swift performed at the Grammys.

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Singer The Weeknd performed.

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Kendrick Lamar and Whitney Alford are there.

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Lady Gaga is at the Grammys.

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Taylor Swift is at the 58th Grammy Awards.

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Zendaya arrived on the red carpet.

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Johnny Depp, Joe Perry, and Alice Cooper are at the Grammys.

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Musician Dave Grohl and his wife Jordyn arrived.

Kendrick Lamar receives the Grammy Award for the best rap album Monday night in Los Angeles.

Grammy Awards

Legends honored, locals win on Grammy night

The Grammy Awards showcased current stars and honored departed legends, offering a diverse span of performances.

Meghan Trainor was emotional when accepting the award for best new artist.


Nantucket?s Meghan Trainor wins best new artist Grammy

Meghan Trainor was emotional when she accepted the award for best new artist.

ONE TIME USE ONLY for 12Maine- PORTLAND, ME - JANUARY 21: Brandon Scott, right, speaks with Joyce Lorraine, as he works to collect signatures on a petition regarding a casino referendum Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016 in Monument Square in Portland, Maine. (Joel Page/Portland Press Herald)

In Maine, casinos gearing up to keep competitors at bay

A proposal for another casino in Maine is being met with headwinds from the casinos that are already there.

// Family is on edge after man goes missing in Boston

Zachary Marr, 22, was last seen early Saturday wandering off from a bar near Faneuil Hall without a coat.

City officials had high praise for seniors Kylie Webster-Cazeau (left), 18, and Meggie Noel, 17, who say there has been too little improvement in conditions at Boston Latin.

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Boston Latin students who launched race dialogue draw praise

Meggie Noel and Kylie Webster-Cazeau say they didn?t want to exit the elite school without calling attention to students? experiences.

An assortment of Krispy Kreme doughnuts in Decatur, Ala. With the opening of the doughnut shop on the Beltline, the north Alabama market for creating the humble sweet treats became more crowded as Krispy Kreme joined Shrewsberry Donuts in Moulton, Little Lovin Oven Bakery & Deli in Decatur, Daylight Donuts in Decatur and Hartselle, and K-May Donuts & Coffee House in Decatur and Athens. (John Godbey/The Decatur Daily via AP)

Krispy Kreme says it?s headed back to New England

Krispy Kreme, which has had outlets in the region, says it wants to make another foray into New England.

// What all parents can (and must) learn from Columbine

Almost 17 years after the massacre, Sue Klebold, the mother of one of the shooters, has written about her experience.

An Abraham Lincoln reenactor spoke to a crowd gathered at the Presidents' Day Family Festival at the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum in Boston on Monday.

Kids have thoughts about presidents ? past, present, and potential

Crowds of children packed the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and for its fifth annual Presidents? Day Family Festival.

Ground Game

// Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton spar over Obama?s legacy

President Obama?s name was mentioned 33 times during the debate, the first since Sanders trounced Clinton in the New Hampshire primary.

The Big Picture

Winter white

Across the globe, snow blankets the landscape, giving photographers a new perspective on their surroundings.

Globe investigations

// 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.



// RunKeeper acquired by ASICS for $85m

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

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ?Spotlight?

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



// Pope dons sombrero as he travels to Mexico

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

Globe Insiders

Design New England

// Immersed in the View

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