English High dean charged with shooting student

Shaun O. Harrison Sr.

Globe File/2005

Shaun Harrison committed an “execution-style shooting” of a student who had been selling marijuana for him, officials said.

Storm could dump up to 8 inches of snow on Cape, islands

Moderate to heavy snow will make roads slippery for the evening commute in the southeastern part of the state.

Passengers walked from a Delta jet which skidded off the runway at LaGuardia Airport.

Plane skids off runway at LaGuardia Airport

Passengers trudged through the snow in an orderly line after climbing off the Delta Flight.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/05/BostonGlobe.com/BCOM/Images/Copy%20of%20blanding021715train1met.jpg MBTA brings in former railroad head for help with commuter rail

John D. Ray will bring “invaluable knowledge and vast experience” to the system, an MBTA spokesman said.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/05/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/burlington.jpg Burlington woman injured as ice falls through car windshield

The woman, 49, sustained non-life-threatening injuries after ice fell from from a rooftop onto her car.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/05/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/arias150-1086.jpg Jodi Arias spared the death penalty

The judge will sentence Arias to either life in prison or a life term with the possibility of release after 25 years.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/05/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/tire150-8054.jpg State trooper testifies about tire tracks at Hernandez trial

Tire tracks left at the industrial yard where Odin Lloyd’s body was found matched a car rented by Aaron Hernandez, the officer said.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/02/26/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/03062012_06crit3-8204265.jpg Marvin Kalb doubts Brian Williams will be back in anchor chair

The longtime TV newsman had a few choice things to say about Williams during an appearance at Harvard’s Shorenstein Center.

Boston Marathon bombing trial

Marathon victims, responders describe blasts, aftermath

In a courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman is depicted while testifying in the federal death penalty trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

Jane Flavell Collins/AP

On the second day of testimony, victims who lost limbs in the bombings and those who helped them gave graphic details about the attack.


Open offices seem great — until you work in one

For years, this favored style of architects and CEOs has reigned supreme. Could that finally be changing?

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/05/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Capture-8036.JPG Fake Harvard rejection letter makes light of admissions season

A student at a Chicago school created a faux rejection letter that was widely circulated online this week.

BOSTON, MA - 1/26/2015: Patriot Vince Wilfork, gives fans a wave.....Mayor Martin J. Walsh hosted a sendoff rally Monday on City Hall Plaza for the New England Patriots featuring the head coach, team captains, and cheerleaders. Before they leave for the Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale, Ariz.,. Patriots chairman and CEO Robert Kraft, President Jonathan Kraft, and head coach Bill Belichick. Patriots captains Tom Brady, Dan Connolly, Vince Wilfork, Devin McCourty and Matthew Slater will address supporters on the upcoming game, which is slated for Feb. 1. (David L Ryan/Globe Staff Photo) SECTION: METRO TOPIC 27patsrally(1)

Vince Wilfork says Patriots won’t pick up contract option

The decision will make the defensive tackle a free agent eligible to sign with any team.

Fort Myers, FL - 03/01/15 - Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts during Picture Day. Red Sox Spring Training. (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: Peter Abraham, Topic: 02Red Sox, LOID: 8.0.2826364469.

Barry Chin/Globe Staff


Bogaerts can take heart from Ramirez’s example

Ramirez, also an oversized shortstop, was an average Double A player at age 21 before breaking out in a big way.

ty burr

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/Production/BostonGlobe.com/WebPages/Specials/Insiders/Content/Photos/ty%20burr%20jpeg.JPG Film tax credit is a local production

The face of Massachusetts filmmaking isn’t fat-cat Hollywood stars, it’s below-the-title locals who dress sets, provide props, fix hair, and on and on.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/05/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/rock%20band%204.png Harmonix announces it will release Rock Band 4

The Cambridge-based developer said the sequel to the wildly popular rhythm game series will be out later this year.

Double Shot

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/05/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/coffee150-3613.jpg Boston toddlers drinking coffee not uncommon, study finds

Is your baby having trouble sleeping? Here may be one reason: He may have half a cup of coffee in him.

Marathon trial podcast

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/02/28/BostonGlobe.com/Special/Advance/Images/podcast.jpg Boston Marathon bombing trial podcast, cards

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


George Donnelly

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/04/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/greenhouse_05budget-4_metro.jpg How to raise taxes — and get away with it

The problem with dogmatically avoiding the concept of new taxes is that it will neuter the state as an agent of economic change.

The Big Picture

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

Globe photos of the month, February 2015

A look at some of the best work from Globe staff photographers last month.