Harvard social club won?t admit women ? yet

The Fox Club has offered provisional membership to women, but alumni voters decided not to offer full membership this fall.

Man in his 30s is fatally shot in Dorchester

The victim was shot near 21 Algonquin St. at about 11:40 p.m. and later died, said a Boston police spokesman.

WHDH is back on DirecTV

After weeks of negotiations and a blackout of the local NBC station, WHDH returned to subscribers Friday night.

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In Worcester, Mandaeans seek their own temple

The 2,500 refugees make up what is believed to be the largest Mandaean community in the United States.

Parents in Watertown are criticizing schools chief

Critics of Superintendent Jean Fitzgerald say she fails to keep parents and staff updated on changes in the district.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/12/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/toleda-phone200-483.jpg No, really, people still make phone calls

We spend about six minutes a day engaging in telephone conversations, the same amount of time on the phone in 2003-2004.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/26/BostonGlobe.com/Regional/Images/formerswampscotthighschoo.jpg In Swampscott, a development dispute festers

For almost a decade, a former middle school has sat shuttered atop a hill, resisting all attempts at redevelopment.

BOSTON, MA - 8/12/2016: Kelvin Martins with his uncle Luando Da Costa is led away to vehicle after being released by EMT's . The 9-year-old boy was located and is safe and sound after his father allegedly took him from a sooting scene in his car, police said. Juan Ayala-Powell, 27, left a shooting Thursday night on Blue Hill Avenue with his son, Kelvin Martins, in the green 2004 Ford Explorer. (David L Ryan/Globe Staff Photo) SECTION: METRO TOPIC 13shooting(2)

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Boy found safe after being taken by his dad from shooting scene

After a frantic 12-hour search, family and police found the boy.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/12/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/princetonmurder_05-11709.jpg Police get more than 500 tips in Princeton slaying

There has been a ?steady flow? of tips coming in, but State Police want the public to continue calling the tip line.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/09/BostonGlobe.com/Travel/Advance/Images/moose.jpg The top of New Hampshire: Exploring the Great North Woods

Yep, in the Great North Woods, you can stand exactly halfway between the equator and the North Pole.

Visitors at the Charles Darwin research center on Santa Cruz Island in Galapagos, Ecuador.

Overseas Adventure Travel

Most travelers today are women, and the industry may finally be catching on

Men, it seems, prefer to stick around on Mars while women head off to Venus.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/24/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/chin072316RedSox-Twins_Spt23.jpg Concerned about David Price? Look to Rick Porcello for reassurance

There?s no doubt that pressure comes with signing a big deal. Players can downplay or deny it all they want, but it?s true.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/12/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/a299faa66ad74a5581517b3fd4044018-a299faa66ad74a5581517b3fd4044018-0.jpg Live from Boston Comic Con 2016

Follow Cristela Guerra as she reports from this weekend?s comic book and movie convention in the Seaport World Trade Center.

2016 Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 13: Silver medalist Genevra Stone of the United States celebrates on the podium at the medal ceremony for the Women's Single Sculls on Day 8 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Lagoa Stadium on August 13, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Newton?s Gevvie Stone wins silver in single sculls

Stone?s silver is the United States? first rowing medal in Rio.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/12/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/2016-08-05T214324Z_956219109_RIOEC851OBPOD_RTRMADP_3_OLYMPICS-RIO-OPENING[1].jpg How a writer?s reckless sexual tourism put Olympians at risk

A story by Nico Hines for The Daily Beast potentially outed and jeopardized the safety of multiple athletes.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/12/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/588641410-10029-kM4D--90x90@BostonGlobe.com.jpg Saturday at the Olympics: Moving on to Week 2

Track and field begins to take center stage, while Michael Phelps is about to exit.

Amber, a rescue belonging to Mark Rano, who is spearheading an effort to get a dog park built in Norwood.

Mark Rano

Their shared goal is to let dogs run free

A Cambridge-based foundation has provided $1.6 million for Mass. dog parks, and dog lovers south of Boston are lining up for funding.

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Opinion | Eric Fisher

Here?s why you tune in to the weather

The relationship built between the meteorologist and the viewer is a strong one.

Globe investigations

Private schools, painful secrets

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/14/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/160607_BH__ErikaSchickel3.jpg The unexpected price of reporting abuse: retaliation

The Globe found 15 instances of retaliation at New England private schools against students or employees who raised concerns about sexual abuse by staffers.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/18/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/spotlight-9497.jpg 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

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Farmer Olympics in Vermont

With the world?s attention focused on the Olympic Games in Brazil, a decidedly different type of competition was held in a small corner of New England.