Obstruction, or not?

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/08/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/comey%20crop.jpg Everything you need to know about Comey?s testimony

Overall, members of both political parties had reason to walk away happy from the hearing with the former FBI director.

Michael A. Cohen

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/08/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/cohen-3699.jpg Ten takeaways from Comey?s testimony

It?s not every day the former head of the FBI brands the president of the United States a liar.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/08/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/9a63d7b0b0014782a938471dac2d759a-9a63d7b0b0014782a938471dac2d759a-0.jpg What was John McCain trying to say during the Comey hearing?

Senator McCain joked that maybe he shouldn?t stay up late watching the Arizona Diamondbacks after his puzzling line of questioning Thursday.

Britain's main opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn left a polling station after casting his vote in north London on June 8.

May?s UK election gamble backfires as Tories lose majority

The shock result throws British politics into chaos and could send Britain?s negotiations to leave the European Union ? due to start June 19 ? into disarray.

The documentary ?Etched in Glass The Legacy of Steve Ross? shows Ross (third from left), a Holocaust survivor, at Dachau, one of the Nazis? concentration camps. Above, Ross (at right) shared a moment with another survivor, Israel Arbeiter, at the film?s screening.


For decades, he never knew the name of the soldier who hugged him at Dachau

It was a brief encounter ? the soldier gave Stephan Ross of his food and a handkerchief decorated as an American flag. The two parted, never to meet again.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/08/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/greenhouse_09heath-6_metro.jpg Heath School takes pride in its transgender principal

Heath School parents and teachers wore ribbons Thursday in support of principal Asa Sevelius, who announced this week that he is transgender.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/20/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/ryan_tuftsmed2_biz-4738.jpg Tufts Medical nurses reject ?final? contract offer

Members of the Massachusetts Nurses Association rejected a final contract offer from Tufts Medical Center, setting up a showdown that could lead to a strike.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/08/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Whittemore_09bond04_met.jpg Rachelle Bond?s testimony might not be enough to convict, legal specialists say

Rachelle Bond?s testimony in the ongoing trial of her former boyfriend, Michael McCarthy, may not be enough to convict him, experts say.

Nestor Ramos

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/08/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/nestor150-10596.jpg Was justice for Bella washed away?

A California case suggests that water might have washed away Bella Bond?s best chance at justice.

During her hearing, defendant Michelle Carter watched as her legal team approached the bench for a discussion with the judge Thursday.

?Hang yourself, jump off a building, stab yourself. I don?t know. There?s lots of ways?

On the third day of Michelle Carter?s trial, prosecutors zeroed in on a series of disturbing text messages exchanged in the days before Roy?s death.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/08/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/cullen%20(2)-10606.jpg If encouraging unstable people to kill themselves isn?t illegal, it should be

Michelle Carter did more than encourage Conrad Roy to kill himself. She pressured him.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/01/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/Boghosian_Drumandbugle7_LIFE.jpg They are drum and bugle to the corps

The Spartans, a Nashua, N.H.-based drum and bugle corps, gear up for the big competition this summer, the Drum Corps International in Indianapolis.

Attracting more locals has long been a goal and a challenge for Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market. The most important thing is getting the right mix of tenants, said Joe O?Malley, who runs the marketplace.

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Faneuil Hall Marketplace aims to draw more locals

Joe O?Malley runs Faneuil Hall Marketplace. And he?s trying to change the perception of it as a Boston landmark where Bostonians don?t go.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/11/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/eleven%20hours.jpg One word has blocked a pregnant workers? protection bill

A much-celebrated compromise that fast-tracked a state bill aimed at protecting pregnant women in the workplace has been stopped in its tracks.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/09/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/DB00B-4WsAAro3a.jpg Did you miss TB12 and Tony Robbins?

No worries. Our guy took good notes at the self-help conference in Boston.

11muther These pictures are of towns around Lake Como in the Italian Alps. Credit: Christopher Muther.

Christopher Muther

Christopher Muther

Welcome to the most picturesque lake in Europe

Lake Como is a must-visit jewel in the Italian Alps.

Boston Red Sox's David Price, right, walks near the mound as New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 8, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)


Red Sox drop finale to Yankees

Gary Sanchez hit a pair of home runs for New York.

tv critic?s corner

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/08/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/24L-112_SC40_SD0076_hires2.jpg Hasn?t ?24? already used up all its time?

Fox is talking with the show?s producers about finding yet another way to keep milking the brand.

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Expert tips for building the perfect custom home

Custom builders share insider tips, from how to pick the perfect neighborhoods and views to implementing design.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/04/06/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/realestate.jpg Advice on taking real estate photos from a Pulitzer-winning photographer

In America, everyone who has a cellphone thinks they are a professional photographer. They are not.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/03/BostonGlobe.com/Foreign/Images/AFP_MB3WQ.jpg Documenting Hate: Submit an incident you know about

If you have been a victim or witnessed a hate incident, share your information here so we can investigate.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/08/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/George%20Church.jpg Harvard?s George Church ascribes his visionary ideas to narcolepsy

The renowned biologist has come to realize that his narcolepsy has contributed to his prodigious list of scientific achievements.


Foxborough-06/08/2017- Patriots minicamp at the Gillette Stadium practice field. Julian Edelman catches a pass as he is hit with blockers during a drill. John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe

Julian Edelman agrees to contract extension

Edelman, 31, is coming off a season in which he caught 98 passes for a career-high 1,106 yards and three touchdowns.