Fiancee testifies in Aaron Hernandez murder trial

Prosecutor William McCauley (left) showed Shayanna Jenkins a gun during Aaron Hernandez’s murder trial.


Shayanna Jenkins testified that she saw a gun similar in color and shape to a Glock pistol in the junk drawer of the couple’s home.

// Germanwings copilot hid illness from employers

Andreas Lubitz had been excused by a doctor from work the day he crashed a passenger plane into a mountain, prosecutors said.

// Police sorting crash victims’ remains in French Alps ravine

Not one corpse has been found intact, although between 400 and 600 body parts have been collected from the crash site.

Marty Walsh

// After lost bet, mayor wins column for a day

Shirley Leung has given up the best real estate in the city to a wannabe writer named Marty Walsh.

Two of the towers were removed last year.

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Longfellow’s last two ‘salt and pepper’ towers coming off

The structures will return as part of a restoration process, but as the weather warms, the bridge will present a very different face.

// Senator Harry Reid will not seek re-election

Reid said he wanted to focus on bringing Democrats back to power in the Senate rather than his own re-election.

// Two unaccounted for after NYC explosion, collapses

A gas explosion caused the collapse of three five-story buildings and damage to a fourth, injuring at least 19 people.

John Fish and other Boston 2024 organizers met with the Globe’s editorial board on Tuesday.

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Boston 2024, or The Raven Returns

John Fish and other organizers failed to provide adequate answers as to how they’ll achieve the Olympics without taxpayer money.


// Image of Krystle Campbell will stay with Tsarnaev jurors

A medical examiner depicted Campbell’s final moments lying on Boylston Street, her body ripped apart.

// Wow Air’s first flight to land at Logan today

The low-cost Icelandic carrier provides service to Reykjavik and other European cities.

Vicki Kennedy opens up about the Kennedy Institute

The wife of Edward Kennedy spoke about the wishes of her husband before he died and the challenges of creating the institute.

// Will Kanye West buy Karmaloop? Maybe, says defiant CEO

West and fellow hip-hop mogul Damon Dash poured more gas on rumors they may acquire the debt-ridden streetwear company.

// Aggressive approach at plate paying off for Mookie Betts

“Can’t walk to Fenway,” said the young Red Sox player, who has started taking chances on pitches he can attack.


// Sri Lanka’s pivot to India breaks China’s dreams

The new regime seeks to improve the relationship with India without losing China’s friendship.

Munch Madness 2015

// Meet the Final Four

Which restaurants should make it to the Top 2? Vote now in the semifinal match-ups.

// Opportunity lacking for Boston’s Hispanic, African-American children

The child opportunity index measures the resources and conditions present in neighborhoods around the country.

Marathon trial podcast

// Episode 13: How the Marathon bombs were built

This interactive timeline highlights trial coverage and a podcast featuring Globe columnist Kevin Cullen and WBUR reporter David Boeri.


opinion | Ward Sutton

// Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams are not ‘Happy’

Ward Sutton has some fun of the recent ruling in favor of Marvin Gaye’s family against Thicke and Williams.

The Big Picture

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Mascots bring the spirit

With the NCAA Tournament underway, the mascots are out in force to bring good luck to their teams.