Amid protests, MBTA hikes fares

Board members approved a 9.3 percent hike as as transit activists loudly protested the move, urging the public to ?fight the hikes.?

Victoria McGrath, who was injured in the Marathon bombing, and Priscilla Perez Torres were killed in a car accident in Dubai.

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Bombing survivor among two NU students killed in crash

Northeastern identified the students killed in the Dubai crash as Victoria McGrath, who survived the Marathon bombings, and Priscilla Perez Torres.

US drone strike kills at least 150 Al Shabab fighters in Somalia

The US airstrike killed more than 150 Al Shabab fighters who were preparing to launch a large-scale attack, the Pentagon said Monday.

// Michael Bloomberg says he won?t run for president

Bloomberg said he wouldn?t take the risk of his candidacy leading to the election of Donald Trump or Ted Cruz.

// The dangers in talking about Trump

Donald Trump?s polarizing candidacy can make even small talk feel fraught.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

// The GOP?s last stand: A brokered convention

With Donald Trump continuing to outpace all rivals at the primary polls, some Republican leaders are considering a brokered convention.

Suicides have prompted some gun ranges to change rules

Suicides at gun ranges are relatively rare occurrences, a Harvard researcher said after a shocking double suicide last week in Salisbury.

// Bruins declare war on ticket scalpers

The Boston Bruins are taking on a group long despised but often tolerated by sports fans.

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More than 1,000 Boston students march to protest cuts

Students chanted slogans including ?our education, not your money? as they marched through downtown on Monday.

Clam chowder at the Union Oyster House

Union Oyster House manager responds to Globe review

A proud employee responds to the Globe?s pointed review of the restaurant last week.

The Northern Ave. Bridge over Fort Point Channel has been closed to pedestrians since 2014, and the Coast Guard warned last fall that it could collapse. Earlier this year the Walsh administration committed at least $100 million to replacing it.

Boston seeks ideas to replace Northern Ave. bridge

City Hall is holding a juried competition that architects and non-designers alike can enter.

NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 03: Sportscaster Erin Andrews (center) and attorney Bruce Broillet (right) return to the courtroom for final remarks on March 4, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. Andrews is taking legal action against the operator of the Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt University, where she was staying while covering a football game for ESPN, for invasion of privacy in a USD 75 million dollar suit after a man at the hotel took a nude video of her through her hotel room door peep hole in 2008. (Photo by Erika Goldring/Getty Images)

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Erin Andrews awarded $55 million in nude video lawsuit

The sportscaster testified that she was humiliated and suffers from depression as a result of the video.

// Maria Sharapova says she failed a drug test at the Australian Open

The tennis star tested positive for Meldonium, which was added to the list of banned substances on Jan. 1.


// Around here, it?s more like ?good riddance? to Manning

New England just doesn?t hold Manning in the same esteem as the rest of the country.

// A guide to NFL free agency

From types of free agents to the storylines around the league, here?s how to make some sense of the NFL?s offseason.

// Uber, Lyft offer cheap rides after T?s late-night service ends

The rides along T lines will cost just $5 for a limited time, the ridesharing service said.

Ground Game

// The ?90s make a comeback for the Democrats

The more enduring war of words in Sunday?s debate focused on something more fundamental: the Democratic Party nearly 20 years ago.

The Big Picture

Globe photos of the month, February 2016

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

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.

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.


scott kirsner | innovation economy

// Next-gen bike technology still peddling uphill

The story of electric-powered wheels is another example of how tough it is to turn game-changing concepts into products.



// An Australian lesson in telling the whole Catholic story

There are salt-of-the-earth folks, who quietly carry out a staggering variety of good works.

Design New England

Design New England

// A Gardener?s Garden

The lush landscape around Andrew Grossman?s home and studio is a showcase of possibilities.