Authorities say they have DNA in Marcotte murder

FILE - This undated driver license photo released by the Worcester County District Attorney's Office shows Vanessa Marcotte, of New York, whose body was found Sunday night, Aug. 7, 2016, in the woods about a half-mile from her mother's home in the town of Princeton, Mass., about 40 miles west of Boston. A funeral Mass is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 16, for 27-year-old Marcotte, who was killed while out for a run in Massachusetts. (Worcester County District Attorney's Office via AP, File)

Worcester County District Attorney's Office via AP, File

Authorities say they have DNA and are seeking a person of interest in the murder of Vanessa Marcotte.

// Peabody homicide suspect carjacked driver, police say

A suspect in a brutal double-homicide in Peabody is believed to have carjacked a male driver in Middleton on Wednesday night.

// Spring arrives early in Boston

Get ready for more sunshine and possibly some record-breaking warmth today.

The Trump administration

FILE- In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, accompanied by his daughter Ivanka, waves as they walk to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. According to officials, Ivanka Trump, who has been a vocal advocate for policies benefiting working women, was involved in recruiting participants for a round table discussion that will be held Monday, Feb. 13, about women in the workforce. President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will participate in the round table. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

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Boston Mayor Marty Walsh spoke at a protest against Donald Trump's executive orders on immigration at Copley Square in January.

Walsh blasts Trump over transgender policy in schools

Mayor Walsh called the move ?reckless? and said it undermines the promise of civil rights.


// Wahlbergs embroiled in food fight

The Wahlbergs are being sued by business partners who say they were shut out of Wahlburgers expansion plans.

// Amazon picks Back Bay for Boston expansion

The e-commerce and tech giant, already a presence in Cambridge, plans to lease space in the new WeWork building.

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Making $50,000 a year and still barely getting by in Boston

With no savings and no safety net, this single mother hangs on by a thread as she seeks a stable life for her three kids.

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// Norwegian moves into Providence and Hartford with $65 fares to Europe

Controversial carrier Norwegian Air moves into Providence and Hartford, offering flights to Ireland and the UK.

10/10/2016 WALTHAM, MA General Manager of the Boston Celtics Danny Ainge (cq) poses for a photo at the team's practice facility in Waltham. (Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)

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Trade deadline updates: Will Celtics do a deal today?

Here?s the latest reports as Celtics fans wait to see if Danny Ainge will try to enhance his roster on Thursday.

// Conservative activist James O?Keefe posts secret CNN recordings

O?Keefe said the recordings were made secretly inside CNN?s Atlanta headquarters in 2009.

MILTON, MA - 2/02/2017: Rosemary Gelep (cq) learns how to hold a chicken. A group of elderly women knitters from the Fuller Village housing complex have knitted sweaters for Wakefield chickens, roosters and hens. They are a breed native to Malaysia and they shiver even in August. (David L Ryan/Globe Staff Photo) SECTION: REGIONAL TOPIC xxsosweater

These chicks dig their sweaters

A group of knitters in Milton took on an unusual task recently: making tiny, fowl-shaped jerseys for the chickens living across the road.


Movie Review

// A comic thriller that?s scary as all ?Get Out?

Jordan Peele?s debut feature is expertly crafted, devastatingly subversive, and a hilarious commentary on race.

Movie Review

// There?s a lot to like about ?Rock Dog?

In this indie ?toon, Luke Wilson lends his everydude voice to a humble Tibetan mastiff harboring dreams of six-string glory.


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// What?s wrong with Gov. Baker?s Medicaid proposal? All of the above

Governor Baker?s proposal to cap commercial insurance payments to providers will create more problems than it solves.

Special reports

// A life taken, but also a life lost

How did 14-year-old Raeshawn Moody wind up becoming among the youngest to face a murder charge in Boston?


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// The San Antonio solution

One Texas city took on mental health as a community and became a national model. Why can?t Mass. do the same?

Real Estate

Home prices along 495 still haven?t returned to the highs of a decade ago

In a few relatively affluent communities along the Interstate 495 corridor like Hopkinton and Boxborough, median home prices are pushing well past peak levels last reached more than a decade ago.