Prosecutors end Freddie Gray case without a conviction

All remaining charges in the 2015 death of a Baltimore man after he was injured in police custody have been dropped, bringing an end to the case without a conviction.

 Yellow rose set up by entrance to Curley Community Center L Street entrance which remains closed where 7 yr old Kyzr Willis was found dead at Carson Beach Globe photo David Ryan

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S. Boston center closed as family mourns boy?s death

Kyzr Willis, 7, went missing from a day camp at the Curley Community Center and was later found dead in the water.

// Ronald Reagan?s would-be assassin to be released full-time

Doctors have said for many years that John Hinckley Jr. is no longer plagued by the mental illness that drove him to shoot the president.

// Officer who fatally shot Everett man cleared of wrongdoing

The 48-year-old drew a knife and advanced on the officer during a confrontation in April.

Bind Therapeutics seeks court approval for $40m Pfizer bid

Pfizer is seeking to buy the Cambridge biotech in a court-supervised bankruptcy auction.

Drawings of the new Sandy Hook Elementary School, set to open in August. (Svigals + Partners)

Svigals + Partners.

Building a new school for Sandy Hook

Milford-based Consigli Construction will manage the $50 million project to build a new Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Faneuil Hall warns you not to give to the ?fake monk mafia?

?Monks? in orange robes have been soliticiting donations, but are they who they say they are?

A second Mass. slots parlor? Easier said than done

A developer secured a ballot question asking voters to demand the facility. That may have been the easy part.

// Arlington police search for missing 12-year-old girl

Jessenia Frederick was last seen at her grandmother?s house in Jamaica Plain.

LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: A general view of The Palace Theatre, following the first preview of the Harry Potter and The Cursed Child play last night, on June 8, 2016 in London, England. The new Harry Potter play follows on from the British author J.K. Rowling's acclaimed series of books about a boy wizard. (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images)

Jack Taylor/Getty Images

An open letter to J.K. Rowling: Please, just stop.

Many fans are euphoric about the new Harry Potter release on Sunday. I?m not one of them.


// Matt Damon talks Deflategate

Apparently Damon and BFF Ben Affleck are on the same page when it comes to Tom Brady.

Miss Conduct

// Advice: How to get weekend guests to chip in

Paying for my summer squad gets burdensome ? help! Plus when a friend issues too many invites.

Democratic National Convention

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at Trump National Doral, Wednesday, July 27, 2016, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Evan Vucci/AP

Trump says Democrats using e-mail hack as a ?deflection?

Donald Trump also called Obama the ?most ignorant president in our history.?

// Schedule: Obama, Biden to speak

A look at the schedule of speakers on day three of the Democratic National Convention.

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// What good is equal pay if it?s equally low?

About 40 percent of the decline in the wage gap between men and women is due to the fact that men?s wages have declined.


// Bill Belichick?s to-do list during training camp

There?s a lot of work and preparation that needs to be done over the next five weeks.

// The Bra Whisperer has intimate knowledge for the occasion

Saleswoman Donna Morton thinks she can ease the pain of bra shopping.

// Does notorious mobster-turned-pastor hold Gardner heist clues?

Alonso Esposito, a.k.a. Robert ?Bobby? Luisi Jr., said one of his associates told him the paintings were buried beneath a Florida home.

// Game 99: Tigers at Red Sox

The series wraps up with an afternoon game Wednesday before the Red Sox begin a West Coast trip.

Globe investigations

?When the EMTs arrived, Dave was laying like this.? Gerry Hill said, offering to show where his suicidal son was fatally shot after a tense encounter with police.


When despair meets deadly force

Nearly half of people killed by Massachusetts police over the last 11 years were suicidal, mentally ill, or showed clear signs of crisis.

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.

The Big Picture

A battle against Islamic State fighters

?When everyone shouts ?Allahu Akbar? (God is Great) I know that a tank or a cannon will fire,? Reuters photographer Goran Tomasevic says.