Governors express hope in Market Basket standoff

Deval Patrick of Mass. and Maggie Hassan of N.H. said in a joint statement they “are optimistic that an agreement will be reached to sell the company to Arthur T. Demoulas.”

// If Perry runs in ’16, he promises to be more prepared

Texas Governor Rick Perry, under indictment on abuse of power charges, returned today to New Hampshire.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev lawyers seek dismissal of indictment

The attorneys cited concerns over the selection of grand juries in federal court in Boston.


// MBTA’s Green Line to provide real-time updates

In a statement, spokesman Joe Pesaturo confirmed that “tracking equipment is being installed on the trolleys and in the tunnels.”

James Foley, a journalist from New Hampshire, was killed by Islamic State militants. He had been kidnapped in Syria in 2012.

opinion | Philip S. Balboni

Tribute to James Foley’s courage and dedication

GlobalPost’s Philip Balboni writes that Foley was among the most courageous journalists he has ever known.

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Live updates: Patriots vs. Panthers

Globe reporters have the latest from Gillette Stadium as New England plays its third preseason game tonight.


Why can’t Greece shake its corruption problem?

A report from a country where everyone knows a thousand ways around the rules.

Shirley Leung and her boys —Eli, 3½, and Evan, 1½ — headed out on the town.


What’s it like to raise kids in the city?

Globe columnist Shirley Leung misses her life in Boston. But could she really handle city living with young children?

Nelson said the two beehives found in the chapel were some of the bigger ones he’s encountered during his career.

140,000 bees removed from Mansfield chapel

“I get stung a lot, but my job is fun,” said beekeeper Jon Nelson, who removed the insects from the chapel ceiling.


Movie Review

// More tales of ‘Sin City’ in ‘A Dame to Kill For’

Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez’s latest neo-noir anthology has cinematic juice.