Obama calls on Senate to ?rise above? partisanship

President Barack Obama spoke at a news conference in California Tuesday.

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President Obama took questions on the vacancy on the Supreme Court for the first time since the death of Justice Antonin Scalia.

?Systemic failure? led to abuses in Holyoke school

Special needs students were tackled, pinned face-down, and yanked out of chairs for refusing to stand.


A father?s worry, as his son goes missing

Police are trying to piece together what happened to Zachary Marr after he stepped into the frigid air outside a tavern near Faneuil Hall early Saturday.

Mourners carried a casket during the funeral for Caitlin Clavette.

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Teacher who was killed is remembered at funeral

A funeral Mass was celebrated Tuesday for Caitlin Clavette, who was killed last week when she was struck by a manhole cover.

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The industrial giant, which will move its headquarters to Boston, contends it should be allowed to dispose of dredged pollutants in landfills near the river in the Berkshires.

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Keeping business all in the family

It wasn?t until Peter Frost completed a buyout of the family?s 130-year-old company from his father that he learned just how complex family succession can be.

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Adele performs during The 58th Grammy Awards Monday in Los Angeles.

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Grammy Awards

How mics and monitors may have led to Adele?s shaky Grammy performance

The clanking sound that marred the singer?s rendition of ?All I Ask? affected her ability to stay in tune.

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Kraft and Lander were also at Sunday night?s Grammy pre-party gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.


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The ?All About That Bass? singer hit the Grammys afterparty at Hotel Bel Air, where she made time for photos with some of the biggest stars of the night.

Soarin' Sasquatch competed at the Red Bull Flugtag event at Tom McCall Waterfront Park in Portland, Oregon, last year.

Red Bull ?Flugtag? competition coming to Boston

This summer, you?ll be able to drive a homemade flying machine off a ledge into the Charles River.

Chef Brandon Baltzley at The 41-70 in Woods Hole.

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Is quaint Cape Cod ready for chef Brandon Baltzley?

Baltzley has charted a course both dazzling and destructive, through Michelin-starred kitchens and across the map. Now he lands in Woods Hole.

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Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams aired some apparently long-held grievances with the Patriots franchise.

?I always found him to be a good-hearted person,? said Clay Buchholz of Donald Trump. ?He?s a lot of fun.?


Clay Buchholz has a good reason to support Trump

The Red Sox pitcher was introduced to his wife by Donald Trump at a social event in 2008.

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Patients voiced hope and frustration as Patriot Care in Lowell prepared to formally open Tuesday.

Ground Game

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/11/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/tripssquare-11204.jpg It?s South Carolina?s turn to sort out the GOP field

New Hampshire was supposed to pick a favorite of the establishment GOP field. They didn?t, and now it?s South Carolina?s turn.

The Big Picture

Winter white

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

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.



//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/16/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/2016-02-16/Genome-Sculpture.png Seven Bridges lands $45m for biomedical data software

The Cambridge startup also said it is adding former Senator Tom Daschle and Kai-Fu Lee, a former executive for Google and Microsoft, to its advisory board.

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.

Globe Insiders

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.