Mother of three killed by errant gunfire in Dorchester park

Photos were seen at a memorial for shooting victim Grisel Sanchez (center in left photo and at left in the right photo) at Puddingstone Park.

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The woman (at center in photo on left) was shot and killed as she walked through Puddingstone Park in Dorchester.

The Deflategate ruling

// ‘I was wrong to put my faith in the league,’ Kraft says

The Patriots owner called the decision handed down by the NFL in the Tom Brady Deflategate case “unfathomable.”

PHOENIX, AZ - FEBRUARY 02: (L-R) Tom Brady of the New England Patriots with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and the Super Bowl XLIX MVP trophy during a press conference folowing the Patriots Super Bowl win over the Seattle Seahawks on February 2, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Tom Brady tells NFL ‘I did nothing wrong’

The Patriots quarterback responded to the NFL’s decision to uphold his suspension via Facebook.

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Tech Lab | BetaBoston

With Windows 10, Microsoft has the right stuff

After one of the biggest fiascos in its history, Microsoft is back on track with its new operating system.

BOSTON, MA - JULY 28: Jeff Samardzija #29 of the Chicago White Sox pitches in the ninth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on July 28, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Alex Speier

Could the Red Sox go after Jeff Samardzija?

The 30-year-old righthander will be one of the prizes of this winter’s pitching free agent market.

Ray Mariano, head of Worcester public housing, outside Curtis Apartments, where he spent some of his childhood.

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

In Worcester public housing, residents given ultimatum

If you want to receive help from Worcester public housing, you’ll need to get a job, go to school, or get out.


// As Clinton takes the heat, she needs more true believers

Hillary Clinton is facing criticism for refusing to answer a question about the Keystone XL pipeline.

//[1]-908--90x90.jpg US dentist accused of killing beloved lion in Zimbabwe

Dr. Walter Palmer, a hunter known for killing big game with a bow and arrow, is being sought on poaching charges.


// Despite grueling days, Fenway sausage vendor happy

After 41 seasons, Artin Kouyoumdjian wonders how much longer he can last.

//[1]-6938--90x90.jpg Boston failed to deliver on ‘promises’ to USOC, IOC president says

Thomas Bach said Boston was firmly to blame for its aborted bid for the 2024 Olympics.

//[1]-8485--90x90.jpg Court reinstates ex-Bulger handler’s conviction

Former FBI agent John Connolly’s murder conviction for the 1982 shooting death of John Callahan had been overturned in 2014.

Judge sets 2017 trial date for two men charged in terror plot

Prosecutors say that David Wright and Nicholas Rovinski were plotting attacks in support of the Islamic State.

Legislature set to pass this year’s summer sales tax holiday

The bill would suspend the sales tax for purchases on almost all retail items $2,500 and under for Aug. 15 and 16.

// Cincinnati officer facing murder charge in driver’s killing

A prosecutor said the University of Cincinnati officer “purposely killed him” and “should never have been a police officer.”

// N.Y. prison worker’s sexual relationship with escapees detailed

Joyce Mitchell’s favors grew bigger and riskier as did the stakes of their relationship, she reportedly told investigators.

Swimmers jumped off the footbridge across Lobster Cove in Gloucester.

John Blanding/Globe staff

Summer scorcher hits region as temperatures soar

The scorching weather continues in Massachusetts on Wednesday, as temperatures hover around 90.

Fed holds steady on rates, seeks further economic gains

The Federal Reserve signaled that it wants to see further economic gains and higher inflation before raising interest rates.

// Boston Public Market readies for Thursday opening

The 28,000-square-foot retail market features 37 vendors and an assortment of New England products.

Ground Game


// Conversations with the 2016 presidential candidates

The Globe’s James Pindell sits down with presidential candidates and hopefuls to discuss the race.


Richard North Patterson

// Israel is the GOP’s new wedge issue

Mike Huckabee’s controversial remarks dramatize a far more disturbing development.

The Big Picture

A boy plays during breaktime at the Senator Obama primary school in the village of Kogelo, west of Kenya’s capital of Nairobi on July 16. US President Barack Obama visits Kenya and Ethiopia this month.

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The Big Picture

Obama’s ancestral home

President Obama visits Kenya and Ethiopia this month. His ancestral home of Kogelo is home to Sarah Hussein Obama, his step-grandmother.



// Amazon’s new storefront, Launchpad, takes on The Grommet

The company’s new storefront borrows heavily from Somerville-based e-commerce site The Grommet.


// ‘Kandhamal’ tells whole story of anti-Christian persecution

What happened to the Christians of Kandhamal, India, in 2008 almost defies belief. Here are six of their stories.

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