Market Basket board weighs buyout

While considering Arthur T. Demoulas’s offer, the board also urged employees to return to work, promising no penalty or discipline.

Employees and customers rallied Friday in Tewksbury for Arthur T. Demoulas.

Attempt to deliver Demoulas petitions rebuffed

A group of employees and customers were mostly ignored when they confronted directors with petitions to reinstate Arthur T. Demoulas.

Shirley Leung

// One way or the other, Arthur T. must return

Market Basket’s board needs to negotiate a deal everyone can live with. It cannot afford to keep the status quo.

Michael and Thia Philbin, with their children Mikey and Kinley, got a jumbo loan to buy their home in Wayland.

Rising prices, falling rates give boost to jumbo loans

As home prices in the region have soared, so have the size of the mortgages.

// Probation saga could be a boon for Charlie Baker

Republicans from William Weld to Mitt Romney have won the governor’s office by crusading against the excesses of Mass. Democrats.

Erin Andrews

Fox pulls all advertising on WEEI, Entercom

WEEI sports radio host Kirk Minihane was suspended without pay for on-air comments he made about Fox Sports reporter Erin Andrews.

US evacuates embassy in Libya

The US evacuated its diplomats to neighboring Tunisia under US military escort amid a significant deterioration in security in Tripoli.

“I treat the people in my office like this is a family,” Marian Ryan said.

Middlesex DA under fire for management style

Critics say Marian Ryan is putting politics before policies.

The idea of the Cape Cod canal dates back nearly 400 years.

Cape Cod Canal’s centennial celebrates historic waterway

Simple maritime logic and topographic reality dictated the need for a canal.


movie review

// Hoffman shines in ‘A Most Wanted Man’

The adaption of John le Carré’s best-selling novel is Philip Seymour Hoffman’s last leading role before his death.