Boston housing advocates push for eviction protections

Housing advocates plan to pack Boston City Hall Monday to push for additional protections for renters facing eviction in the city?s hot housing market.

Astead W. Herndon/Globe Staff

Johnny D?s bids farewell with parade in Davis Square

The beloved music spot is closing in style.

spotlight update

// Overlapping surgeries to face US Senate inquiry

The Senate Finance Committee?s chairman asked 20 hospital systems to provide records about surgeons who operate on two patients at once.

starts & stops

Amid fare hikes, T expands student pass program

The agency came under fire for raising fares for student passes by 23 percent to $32 in its original proposals.

// Suicide car bomb kills at least 27 in Turkish capital

The governor?s office said at least 75 people were injured in the attack, which was reported by media as a suicide car bomb.

// At least six dead in Ivory Coast attacks

At least three resort hotels south of the capital were attacked on Sunday afternoon.

Two different strains of marijuana buds sold at the Medicine Man marijuana dispensary in Denver, Colo., in January. Medicine Man dispenses recreational and medical marijuana.

Bob Pearson for The Boston Globe

Massachusetts Hospital Association votes to oppose marijuana ballot

The group?s board of trustees cites public health and safety concerns, including greater youth access to the drug.

Rafael Ricoy for the Boston Globe

opinion | Ruth Dudley Edwards

How Americans pushed the Irish to war

Militant Irish-Americans stoked and financed the political violence that still poisons Ireland today.

// Clinton allies worry attacks from Sanders could aid Trump in general election

Clinton and her allies hoped to switch their focus to the general election, but that plan was thrown into doubt after her loss in Michigan.

Mitt Romney trashed Donald Trump during a speech at the University of Utah earlier this month.

Trump poses ?threat? to GOP and country, Mitt Romney says

The former presidential nominee said he?s become more alarmed about Donald Trump?s rhetoric and the damage he?s causing to the party.

// Trump might pay legal bills of supporter accused in assault case

He?s ??instructed my people?? to explore helping pay the legal bills for a man charged with assault.

// High ankle sprain to sideline Jae Crowder for at least two weeks

The small forward suffered the injury during the Celtics? loss to the Rockets when he landed awkwardly after taking a layup.

Pete Maravich (left) and Stephen Curry.

Associated Press photos

Bob Ryan

Is Stephen Curry a latter-day Pete Maravich?

What unites the sharp shooters is the ability to get off shots and handle the ball.

// BC?s big revenue sports hit bottom, stirring scrutiny

The state of the football and basketball teams has depleted morale, diminished the school?s national stature, and prompted calls for action.


// ?Star Wars,? CoverGirl, and the rise of geek women

?Star Wars??-themed makeup reflects a misunderstanding by merchandisers who have long thought of science fiction as solely for men.

// Tomei, Kaczmarek, Molina to headline at Williamstown

Someone may want to alert Bill Belichick that he has a chance to see Mona Lisa Vito in the Berkshires this summer.

Ground Game

Ground Game

// Free trade an issue on both sides heading into Ohio

As in Michigan, free trade deals and the impact on local workers will be a key issue in both the Republican and Democratic Ohio races.

The Big Picture

David Goldman/Associated Press

Walls (Defined)

?Defined? is an occasional series exploring the definitions of words via photography.


Acadia National Park in Maine.

Ashes to ashes varies from park to park

Many of our national parks will grant permission for your loved ones, upon your death, to scatter your ashes in the setting that speaks to you like no other.

Globe investigations

//[1].jpg Key reports from Globe?s Spotlight team on clergy sex abuse

The Boston Globe?s 2001-2002 investigation into sexual abuses by clergy in the Catholic Church resulted in more than 600 stories.

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.