Region braces for up to 18 inches of snow

Parts of Plymouth County and Cape Cod could see up to a foot and a half of snow, while 8 to 12 inches are expected to fall in Boston.

Snow fell in Jamaica Plain on Centre Street on Friday.

Boston schools to close Monday due to winter storm

The announcement comes as the region braces for a winter storm that is expected to arrive in Massachusetts as early as midnight.

Charlie Baker soon learned the meaning of lucky money.

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Shirley Leung

For Charlie Baker, it’s a matter of outreach — with a stash of luck

Everywhere Charlie Baker goes he carries with him a secret.

// UMass Dartmouth launches campaign to deter heroin use

After two apparent heroin overdoses, one fatal, the university is launching a campaign to educate the campus about the dangers of the drug.

UMass Amherst student dies after campus fall

James Tilley, 21, fell from the fourth floor of a building on the school’s campus, officials said.

General Electric’s LED lighting is among the divisions — in addition to energy storage, electric-car charging, and solar power — that are now under one corporate umbrella called Current.

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GE’s new Current division warms up to Boston’s clean-tech community

It aims to use high-tech solutions to help customers rein in their electric bills.

// Jobcase targets blue-collar workers left out of LinkedIn

The Cambridge company is trying to become the networking site for a large but overlooked segment of the US labor market.

// Citizen’s Bank robbed in Chelmsford Stop & Shop

The incident took place Sunday as customers were shopping for Super Bowl snacks.

Von Miller sacked Cam Newton 2.5 times in the Broncos’ win over the Panthers.

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Broncos defense dominates to defeat Panthers in Super Bowl 50

Denver’s defense stifled league MVP Cam Newton and Carolina.

// Live updates: Super Bowl 50 postgame in Santa Clara

Globe sports reporters bring you the latest from the locker rooms and the news conferences after Denver’s win over Carolina.

Beyonce, Chris Martin of Coldplay, and Bruno Mars performed during the Super Bowl 50 halftime show.


Coldplay lets Beyonce, Bruno Mars overshadow band

It takes a certain lack of ego for musicians to essentially let themselves be upstaged at their own Super Bowl halftime show.

// Offbeat humor, upbeat messages dominate Super Bowl 50 ads

From a strange creature called “Puppymonkeybaby” to a tear inducing Audi ad, Super Bowl ads ran the gamut this year from offbeat humor to heartfelt messages.

The former Florida governor had the advantage of more TV spots on New Hampshire and Boston channels in the last two months than any other candidate in the New Hampshire primary.

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Bush TV ad spending in N.H. hasn’t paid off in polls

The numbers reflect one of the lessons of the 2016 primary: that bankrolling huge advertising buys has become less important than media coverage.

// A TV viewer’s guide to campaign ads

Since the beginning of February, 2,345 political ads have aired in the New Hampshire market, which includes Boston.

// After debate flop, Rubio seeks recovery on the campaign trail

The senator is facing criticism for clinging to his talking points during the final GOP debate before Tuesday’s primary.

// Donald Trump stands by waterboarding comments

Trump on Sunday repeated his statement from Saturday night’s debate that he would seek to employ what many critics define as torture.

Ground Game

Ground Game

// In GOP debate, it’s a different Donald Trump

Trump’s tactic of mostly staying out of the fray is an indication that he may have evolved as a politician.

The Big Picture

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Primary push in New Hampshire

All across New Hampshire, crowds are gathering to hear and see the Democratic and Republican candidates for president before Tuesday’s primary.

Globe investigations

// Globe investigations and Spotlight reports

A look at high-impact investigations from The Boston Globe, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning report on abuse in the Catholic Church.


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// Racing to build mobile audiences in developing nations

Facebook, Google, and Boston-based Jana pursue strategies to connect consumers in emerging economies to mobile Internet — and advertisers.

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.



// Vocal member of Vatican abuse panel to depart

An outspoken member of an abuse commission headed by Cardinal Sean O’Malley said he won’t leave unless the pope asks him to.

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// Immersed in the View

A seaside location sets the tone for a free-flowing master bathroom with partitions and angles — but no doors to restrict sightlines.