Channel 7 owner sues Comcast in NBC fight

WHDH-TV filed a federal lawsuit alleging breach of contract against NBC?s parent company.

// If Tom Brady is suspended, it won?t cost him as much

The Patriots quarterback?s new contract hedges against the possibility that his suspension is restored.

FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2016, file photo, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady faces reporters before a scheduled NFL football practice, in Foxborough, Mass. Tom Brady reportedly has agreed to a two-year contract extension with the Patriots. The deal will significantly lessen Brady's salary cap hit for 2016, which would have been about $15 million. He was due to make $9 million next season and $10 million in 2017. Brady, 38, has often redone his contract to help the Patriots' cap situation. He has said he plans to play well into his 40s. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)


New deal pays Tom Brady $60 million over four years

The deal also includes a large signing bonus, and reduces his losses if he is suspended for four games.

// City board allows Who?s On First to change name, concept

The Boston Licensing Board approved the owner?s plan to remake the Fenway nightclub into a family-friendly location.

// Report underscores flaws in fatal Back Bay blaze

The federal findings raise troubling questions about tactics used to fight the 2014 Back Bay inferno that killed two firefighters.

// Melrose School Committee member resigns

Carrie Kourkoumelis said the board has failed to respond adequately to a federal finding that the district violated US civil rights law in 2014.

Former TJX executive named CEO at Bob?s Discount Furniture

The move at the top for Bob?s has been in the works for a while.

Sonos lays off workers as it shifts to voice control technology

The head of the home-audio maker called the layoffs a ?short term ? and very difficult ? consequence? of the change in direction.

Mass. unemployment rate falls to 4.7 percent in January

Employers shed 2,500 jobs, the state Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development reported Thursday.

Where did ISIS come from? The story starts here.

It took us five years to talk honestly about Vietnam. It?s time to do that with Iraq, and Paul Bremer?s tenure is the place to begin.

// T would like a chat with person who got unauthorized preview of station

A Reddit user posted images of the ?visit? to Government Center Station.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

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Here?s why Justin Trudeau tops the US presidential field

Trudeau, the famously dreamy new prime minister of Canada, is visiting Washington. His presence serves as a reminder of the kind of fun we?re not having.

// In Miami debate, Clinton forced to face campaign weaknesses

Some of the sharpest exchanges between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders came on immigration reform.


// ?Pawn Stars? star Chumlee arrested on felony weapon, drug charges

The History Channel star was arrested as part of a Las Vegas police investigation of a sexual assault.

Learning curve

// More schools are doing the unthinkable: Pushing back start times

The movement for later start times is emerging in districts like Belmont, Boston, Masconomet, Mashpee, Newton, and Wayland.

// Walsh fuming after BPS student walkout

The mayor said he hopes whoever?s behind the walkout will give students in the city ?accurate information and not misguided information.?

// Boston could see another record-setting day

The city may break a record from 1878 if temperatures exceed 71, forecasters said.


// Forbes? ?30 under 30? conference will get a culinary bite

Boston chef Chris Coombs has been tapped to coordinate the food portion of this year?s four-day event.

Ground Game

ground game

// Trump, Clinton, and their inability to pivot to the general election

The problem for Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton: pesky primary rivals that just won?t go away.

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.