Man tried to flee with $38m in checks, SEC says

During a federal raid, a TelexFree executive tried to escape with a laptop and a bag holding cashier’s checks, according to court records.

// Pair allegedly swindled $450,000 meant for cat

Instead of safeguarding the money for an ailing, elderly neighbor’s pet, two Brighton women are accused of going on a spending spree.

Bridgewater inmate’s family agrees to settle suit

The lawsuit claimed that guards were illegally keeping an inmate in isolation or strapped to a bed, sometimes for days at a time.

// Prosecutors seek arrest warrant for ferry captain

The news came as the death toll in the South Korean disaster stood at 28, with 270 people still missing.

Walsh accuses gaming chief of bias, demands recusal

Mayor Walsh said Stephen Crosby was biased against Boston’s efforts to win more influence over two casino proposals on its borders.

A Boston police officer escorted the hearse carrying the body of Officer DJ Simmonds after his funeral Thursday at Randolph’s First Baptist Church.

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DJ Simmonds made his presence felt

Simmonds wanted to be a cop to make a difference. In just 28 years on this earth, he did.

Xander Bogaerts was congratulated after his sixth inning home run Thursday.

Xander Bogaerts takes responsibility for Twitter flub

Bogaerts said he accidentally posted a photo of a scantily clad woman before deleting his account.

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// Don Chiofaro’s prospects may be looking up

While he waged war with Tom Menino over the Harbor Garage, Chiofaro seems to have found peace with the new mayor.


//[1]--90x90.jpg Tatyana McFadden set for Boston challenge again

Last year, McFadden did something no other athlete had done when she won four major marathons in a calendar year.

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// A Conversation with Governor Dukakis

Doug Most and former Governor Michael Dukakis discussed urban transportation and Boston’s historic MBTA.


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Movie Review

Daniel Wu and Nick Cheung star in Dante Lam’s police drama “That Demon Within.”

‘That Demon Within’ is both good cop and bad cop

Director Dante Lam juggles so many tropes — the vigilante cop, the man with a mysterious past — everything tumbles.