Canadian leader says shootings were terrorist attack

A soldier and the shooter died in the attacks in Ottawa at Canada’s Parliament.

Duxbury seniors Kathleen Donato (left) and Maggie Connelly attended the Duxbury School Committee meeting in supprt of coach Harry Taylor.

Duxbury superintendent describes attack by fired coach on students

The assistant high school football coach punched two students and shouted obscenities, the superintendent said.

The Secret Service responded on the North Lawn of the White House after a man jumped the fence  Wednesday evening.

Man is captured after jumping fence at White House

The Secret Service apprehended a man just inside the fence at the White House.

// Academic fraud case includes more than 3,100 UNC students

The students — nearly half of them athletes — enrolled in classes they didn’t have to show up for and received inflated grades.

The penthouse on the 60th floor of Millennium Tower is being marketed for $37.5 million, although the condominum could be divided in two units.

Handel Architects

At $37.5m, Millennium Tower condo tops most everything

The penthouse atop the tower, under construction now, is nearly triple the price of the most expensive condominium ever sold in Boston.

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is responsible for 10 turnovers — seven interceptions and three fumbles this season.

christopher l. gasper

Patriots have plenty of tests left to pass

The next six games will tell us how much of a makeover the Patriots pass defense has undergone.

Aniah Mitchell and fellow fourth graders clapped after watching an anniversary film that recounted the Mather School's 375th birthday.

Dorchester elementary school marks 375th anniversary

The Mather Elementary School celebrated a historic milestone for what is billed as the country’s first public elementary school.

Maritza Bostic plays Alice and Elbert Joseph is the Caterpillar in the Wheelock Family Theatre’s production of “Alice.”

Stage REview

‘Alice’ stumbles on the way to Wonderland

Thanks to a knockout performance by Leigh Barrett as Alice’s mother and the Queen of Hearts, the Wheelock Family Theatre’s production nearly hits its mark.

Shirley Leung | Magazine

Why do female CEOs get fired more often than male ones?

The reason female CEOs get fired more often may lie in a term you’ve never heard: The Glass Cliff.


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// Maura Healey for attorney general

The Globe editorial board writes that Healy’s competitive drive is tempered by a deep understanding of complex and high-stakes issues.