Nearly two-thirds of commuter trains ran late last month

Commuters waited for their trains at North Stationlast month.

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The dismal commuter rail performance earned Keolis, the company that runs the service, a penalty of more than $430,000.

// Tsarnaev friend’s family to sue FBI over death

The father of Ibragim Todashev is demanding $30 million from the bureau for allegedly harassing and fatally shooting his son.

Mass. high court upholds state’s ban on stun guns

The court said that it was up to the Legislature to determine whether they would be allowed.

Aaron Hernandez, 25, has pleaded not guilty to murder and weapons charges in the June 2013 slaying of Odin Lloyd.

Aaron Hernandez jurors shown phone records

Prosecutors allege the records trace the path of Hernandez and an alleged accomplice before and after the slaying.

// Bankruptcy trustee offers details on alleged TelexFree fraud

The bankruptcy trustee said the company took in $1.03 billion from investors in just 16 months, according to records.

// State to offer early retirement deals; layoffs may follow

The Baker administration projects that 4,500 will take advantage of the pension-sweetening Early Retirement Incentive Program.

// Iran nuclear deal a threat to Israel, Netanyahu says

The Israeli prime minister insisted that his plans to address Congress are not aimed at disrespecting President Obama.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was found hiding inside the 24-foot boat called Slip Away II that was owned by a Watertown resident.

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Defense wants jury to see boat where Tsarnaev hid

The defense also asked the judge to bar prosecutors from showing autopsy photos of those killed in the Marathon attack.

Philadelphia Phillies' Cliff Lee pitches against the Boston Red Sox in the first inning of their MLB interleague baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts May 28, 2013. REUTERS/Brian Snyder (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASEBALL)


Cole Hamels, Cliff Lee still on Red Sox’ radar

The Phillies continue to scout Boston’s talent, and while neither team is desperate, a deal could still happen.

Patriots place franchise tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski, report says

Gostkowski is now guaranteed $4.1 million in 2015 after making $3 million last year.

Marshawn Lynch finished the Super Bowl with 102 yards and a touchdown on 24 carries.

Marshawn Lynch was ‘expecting the ball’ on final Super Bowl play

The Seahawks running back spoke about the play while on a promotional tour in Turkey.

Sundar Pichai, Google's senior vice president, gave a keynote address during the opening day of the 2015 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

Google plans to offer wireless services in US

The company also said it will launch solar-powered planes to provide wireless Internet service in the world’s unconnected areas.

The new Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone.

A look at the new Samsung Galaxy S6 phones

Samsung’s new Galaxy smartphones improve in two major areas: design and picture quality.

City trash removal workers picked up space savers in East Boston.

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Gratitude, defiance as Boston removes space savers

City residents have used the motley assortment of objects to “reserve” spaces that they have shoveled out.

Forbes said Monday that Bill Gates’s net worth rose to $79.2 billion in 2015 from $76 billion last year.

Bill Gates still the richest person in world on Forbes list

Basketball legend Michael Jordan joined the magazine’s list of the world’s billionaires for the first time this year.


opinion | Renee Graham

// Renee Graham: The gun in the nightstand

The simple fact is that an unsecured gun in a household with children is an invitation to tragedy.

The Big Picture

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Documenting one family’s home birth experience

For Ashley Bennett, having her second child at home in Medford was an opportunity to be encouraged and supported.