Opiate scandal rocks N. Reading public works

The head of the department is among three people to resign from the agency in the aftermath of the case.

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Victoria McGrath and her roommate were seen on surveillane footage entering the Ferrari about 10 minutes before the fatal crash in Dubai.

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Under interrogation, the detainee outlined the group?s plans to use banned substances like mustard gas.

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Kristen LaBrie was convicted of withholding medication from her son who was suffering from cancer and autism, and who later died.

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Ben Goodell (no relation to the NFL commissioner) said his mission for the project was to exonerate quarterback Tom Brady.

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As the NFL?s new ?league year? and free agency begin, the Patriots have been busy making roster decisions.

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The hashtag #DStrong became a global social media trend for Dorian Murray, who wanted to be famous in China.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

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Today?s workers may ultimately find they lack the resources for a comfortable retirement.

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Springlike temperatures are could mean a new record for Boston.

New digital health accelerator seeks to jumpstart next Boston frontier

MassChallenge will soon open a new hub for emerging digital health firms in the Landmark Center.

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Kim Jong Un says his country has developed miniaturized atomic bombs that can be placed on missiles.

John Kasich spoke at the Lansing Brewing Company in Lansing, Mich., on Tuesday.

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Why Kasich is the unlikely linchpin in GOP?s plan to stop Trump

The Republican establishment hopes John Kasich can win his delegate-rich home state next week.

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Speaking at a rally in Miami, Fiorina called Cruz a ??leader and reformer.?


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Two factors appear to have played a crucial role in Bernie Sanders? win in Michigan.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/01/14/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/GettyImages-80096756.jpg Camille Cosby says she never read sex assault deposition

In the deposition, Bill Cosby acknowledged he gave sedatives to women he was planning to have sex with.

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Dick Pound, who was head of WADA from 1999 to 2007, said she could face a four-year ban for the failed drug test.

Bald eagle soars free after more than a month of rehabilitation

The eagle had been found severely injured in Sterling and was rehabilitated by veterinarians for more than a month.

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TurboTax, H&R Block, and TaxAct have practiced their own form of surge pricing for years.

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Martha Tedeschi currently serves as deputy director for art and research Art Institute of Chicago.

Ground Game

ground game

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/09/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/2016-03-09T031736Z_543351658_TB3EC390951JE_RTRMADP_3_USA-ELECTION-CLINTON.jpg Why Mich. results should worry Hillary Clinton going forward

Hillary Clinton?s strategists must evaluate why she lost Michigan, a state where she had a 20-point average lead in polling heading into the primary.

The Big Picture

Participants carry banners and shout slogans during a rally in Istanbul, Turkey, on the occasion of International Women?s Day.


International Women?s Day

Photographers documented events observing this day and numerous interesting women around the world.

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.



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One of Boston?s most notable venture firms is losing a New York-based investor as it hits the road to raise more cash.



//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/Production/BostonGlobe.com/WebPages/Homepage/Components/allen-189.jpg 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

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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.