Boston Calling prosecutors say they may have to drop case

Prosecutors said a judge?s planned jury instructions may force them to drop extortion charges against two officials accused of strong-arming music festival organizers.

Representative Mike Capuano, a Somerville Democrat, faces a primary challenge from Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley.

Capuano faces a major challenge from Pressley. And Warren, Markey aren?t endorsing him.

The senators and two members of the state?s usually unified delegation aren?t backing Michael Capuano in his primary fight against Ayanna Pressley.

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// We tried to ask Charlie Baker a question. Here?s what happened

We lost; the governor won. If you call that winning.

// Deval Patrick says a 2020 presidential run is ?on my radar screen?

Deval Patrick is using some of his most direct language to date to acknowledge his interest in a presidential run in 2020.

Gary Cohn, President Trump?s top economic adviser, has been the strongest West Wing opponent of Trump?s plan to place tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.

Gary Cohn leaving White House after dispute over trade

Cohn, President Trump?s top economic adviser, has been the strongest West Wing opponent of Trump?s plan to place tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.

// Adult film actress says Trump violated nondisclosure agreement

A lawsuit by Stephanie Clifford, also known as Stormy Daniels, also alleges that the president?s attorney has tried to ??intimidate Ms. Clifford into silence.??

The lines were long at Providence Municipal Court with drivers waiting to challenge their $95 fine for alleged speeding.

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?We should start a revolution.? 12,000 people nailed by Providence speed cameras are furious

The seeds of Monday?s bizarre scene had been sowed last year, when the City Council approved the implementation of 15 traffic cameras.

// Bernie Sanders? stepdaughter loses race for Burlington, Vt., mayor

Carina Driscoll lost to the Democratic incumbent, Miro Weinberger.

//[1].jpg Head of health care workers union is demoted following harassment allegations

Tyrék D. Lee Sr. was suspended in December amid allegations of inappropriate behavior, while the union conducted an investigation.

// White House adviser Kellyanne Conway violated Hatch Act, federal investigator says

Conway violated the law by making public comments supportive of Roy Moore in a Senate election in Alabama last year, a federal investigator said.

Greater Boston is expected to receive up to 8 inches of snow ? though it may be less ? before the system wears itself out in the pre-dawn hours of Thursday.

Keith Bedford/Globe Staff/file

Another nor?easter will bring snow, rain, and strong winds

Forecasters said that as the line between rain and snow shifts, snowfall totals could rise ? or fall ? dramatically.

Dave Epstein

// Dave Epstein?s latest forecast: Nor?easter won?t bring much snow to Boston

You?ll need to be north and west of Interstate 495, and especially Route 2, to see the 12 inch or higher totals.

ORLEANS -- 03/05/18 -- Erosion has eaten away at the dune in front of Liam's at Nauset Beach. Town officials will be discussing the future of Liam's at Nauset Beach after the recent storm damaged the dune that the snack shack sits on. Ohman has held the contact with the town to run Liam's since 1990. Merrily Cassidy/Cape Cod Times

Cape Cod restaurant owner says his shack is on the verge of falling into ocean

The owner of Liam?s, the iconic fried clam shack on Nauset Beach, is just days away from losing his restaurant.

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Boston, MA: 3/6/2018: The Bruins Brad Marchand (63) beats Detroit goalie Jimmy Howard in overtime to give Boston a 6-5 victory and himself a hat trick. Torey Krug, who had towo goals himself is at top. The Boston Bruins hosted the Detroit Red Wings in a regular season NHL hockey game at TD Garden. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)


Brad Marchand completes hat trick, lifts Bruins in overtime

The winger scored just 34 seconds into OT as the Bruins topped the Red Wings.

Fort Myers, FL 2/22/2018: Red Sox 3B Rafael Devers made a nice diving stop of a third inning shot down the line, but after he got up his throw to first base was too late to get Northeastern's Cam Walsh (not pictured) who had an infield single. The Red Sox took on Northeastern University in the first exhibition game of the pre season. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)

Rafael Devers impressing his new Red Sox boss

The 21-year-old is drawing raves for his bat speed and quick hands, all while calling manager Alex Cora ?sir.?

FILE - In this Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, file photo, a child plays with an iPad in his bedroom. Parents of small children have long been hearing about the perils of ?screen time.? And with more screens, it?s only getting worse. But working, taking care of children and remembering to eat is exhausting. Parents need those minutes of quiet. So maybe it?s time to relax a little. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

Ask Amy

If the child broke it, should the adults ?buy? it?

One of my young daughter?s friends was playing on my husband?s iPad, and while walking away with it, she dropped it and shattered the screen.

Jerrelle Guy in her Fenway apartment.

?Black Girl Baking? author is making her own rules (and some really great banana bread)

Jerrelle Guy is the Fenway-based author of ?Black Girl Baking: Wholesome Recipes Inspired by a Soulful Upbringing.?

02/25/2018 NORWOOD, MA Artist and musician Dave Tree (cq) poses in front of a mural he painted in Percival Brewing Co. at the Norwood Space Center. (Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)

Globe Magazine

Come on down to Norwood for . . . art and craft beer?

An old paper mill once owned by Bird Corporation has been reimagined as a magnet for artists and creative entrepreneurs.

A wreckage from the USS Lexington, a US aircraft carrier which sank during World War II, that has been found in the Coral Sea, a search team led by Microsoft co-founder Paul G. Allen.

WWII aircraft carrier found off the coast of Australia was built in Quincy 90 years ago

The USS Lexington, a crucial World War II aircraft carrier found in a recent startling discovery off the coast of Australia, was built in a Quincy shipyard over 90 years ago.

// Teen says culture at N.H. school, steeped in money and misogyny, encouraged sexual assault

Chessy Prout?s memoir details her journey from nameless victim in a nationally watched criminal trial to outspoken advocate for young survivors of sexual assault.

Modeling?s glamour hides web of abuse

The fashion industry is built on glamour and allure, but many models, especially the very young, know it for something else: sexual exploitation and abuse.

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Real Estate

Luxury Home of the Week: Mihos beachfront estate for $8.9 million

Located in West Yarmouth?s Great Island community, this 7,897-square-foot property that was the home of former gubernatorial candidate Christy Mihos comes with four bedrooms, four full baths, two half baths, and great amenities. Mihos died in March 2017.