Mumps cases at Harvard up to nine

The illness is sparking concerns among health officials that the virus will spread when students leave for spring break next week.

Judge rules that MBTA pension fund records are public

A judge ruled the records of the MBTA pension fund should be public, because the system receives millions of taxpayer dollars.

// Fla. ad war to stop Trump a battle of the billionaires

At stake in this all-out spending war is the heart of the Republican Party, say the anti-Trump forces.

// After Trump endorsement, NASCAR faces the fallout

He thought is was a ?routine endorsement,? but since throwing his support behind Donald Trump, Brian France has been dealing with the fallout.

// Six explanations for Bernie Sanders? Michigan upset

What just happened in the Rust Belt state?

//,%20Wilson%20-%20Booking%20Photo.jpg Boston dance instructor accused of sexual assault on student

The boy, who is under the age of 14, reported that Wilson Anthony abused him over several months last year.

House passes opioid bill

The bill would require schools to screen students for drug abuse and work to curb opioid use by limiting doctors? initial prescriptions to seven days.

Opioid scandal rocks N. Reading public works department

Three people resigned from the agency and seven have been placed on administrative leave in the aftermath of the case.

// Milton Academy students toss rules for equal boy-girl representation

The student government says the move is an attempt to accommodate transgender students or those that may be unsure about their sexual identity.

// Speed, drinking eyed in crash that killed bombing survivor

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

Walpole boys? lacrosse took on Weymouth in a 2010 match where the confederate flag could be seen.

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Confederate flag removed from view at Walpole High field

The controversial symbol was taken down by family members of the now-deceased man who had put it up.

// Did a seventh-grader just prove the NFL wrong over Deflategate?

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

// Texans land Brock Osweiler, Lamar Miller in free agency

Both signed four-year deals. Osweiler?s is reportedly worth $72 million while Miller?s is for $26 million.

// J.K. Rowling offers her take on Salem witch trials

The ?Harry Potter? author published the second entry in her four-part series, ?The History of Magic in North America,? on the website Pottermore.

Yoan Moncada (left) played second base against the Pirates Wednesday, but he could be bound for another position.

Chris O?Meara/AP


Yoan Moncada making a strong impression in camp

The muscular prospect moves well for a man his size ? but where will the Red Sox play him?


// Blake Swihart, Travis Shaw in full swing

Swihart went 3 for 4 and Shaw homered and singled in the Red Sox? 6-2 win over the Pirates.

// Warm, balmy day breaks Boston weather record

Boston hit 77 degrees Wednesday afternoon, setting the record for the warmest March 9 in history.

The warm weather brought people out to enjoy the waterfront at Nelson Memorial Park in Plymouth.

It?s never been this hot in Boston this early in year

Today marked the first time Boston has seen temperatures reach 75 or more degrees this early in the year.

Ground Game

ground game

// 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

// 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.



// Spark Capital?s Mo Koyfman departs as firm targets $370m fifth fund

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



// 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

// 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.