One murder plot allegedly led to two more for suspect

Andrew S. Gordon faced a new charge on Friday.

Lowellsun.com

A Chelmsford man is accused of trying to have someone kill a trooper and a man expected to testify in a separate murder-for-hire case.

Sunset on I-80 West.

Thomas Farragher

The voices Hillary Clinton didn’t hear

Columnist Thomas Farragher decided to do what Hillary didn’t — stop along the way, get off I-80 here and there, and listen.

Live video

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Globe reporters are providing updates from the First-in-the-Nation Republican Leadership Summit in Nashua.

The FBI visited the home of Robert Gentile in 2012.

Gardner heist suspect tried to negotiate paintings’ sale, feds say

The assertion came after Robert Gentile was arrested Friday on unrelated gun charges.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/05/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/Boghosian_041915transitionwestford3_BIZ.jpg In hot market, sellers left with no place to go

Buyers are snapping up homes, but the low inventory is making it difficult for sellers to find their next house.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/15/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/blanding041415housing3biz.jpg Tight home inventories mean sellers’ market this spring

The number of single-family homes on the market has fallen, on a year-over-year basis, for 37 consecutive months.

Heavy snowfall kept these buses off the road and parked in a lot in Charlestown during Boston’s winter weather.

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Schools use novel way of making up snow days

A state policy allows districts to offer instructional projects and activities that students can complete outside the classroom.

Black-market drug website used to gauge public health

Anyone can visit StreetRx to learn about drug prices, and anyone can post information and rate the deals.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/04/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Advance/Images/wiggs_TheConversation_l270781.jpg Journalism site The Conversation taps knowledge of academia

After successful launches in Australia and the United Kingdom, the US edition of The Conversation debuted at BU in October.

Jordan Spieth is not only the epitome of the athlete who can perform at the highest levels — people also like him.

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Peter Post | Etiquette at work

The importance of the viral Jordan Spieth thank-you note

As amazing as his Masters performance was, the story that keeps coming to the fore is about what a truly nice guy he is.

Stage review

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/14/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/©RahPetherbridgePhotograhy-ShitfacedShakespeare_-95(1).jpg ‘(Expletive) Shakespeare’ offers boozy version of Bard

The gimmick behind “(Expletive) Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night’s Dream”? Each night, one cast member gets really, really drunk.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/12/23/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/tlumacki-thecorcoransmarathonvictims_metro068.jpg Richard family’s heartfelt plea raises complex issues

In legal circles, the impact of the family’s opposition to the death penalty in the Tsarnaev case was a matter of intense debate.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/17/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/tlumacki_forumrestaurant_business288.jpg Forum restaurant empty as Marathon approaches

The restaurant’s devastation and its subsequent rebuilding created one of the many powerful stories of the city’s recovery from those events.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/18/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/200_affleck_ben.jpg E-mail shows Ben Affleck asked PBS to censor slave-owning ancestry

A hacked e-mail reveals that Affleck demanded that the show “Finding Your Roots” remove the fact that one of the actor’s ancestors owned slaves.

While umpire Jordan Baker (left) and Orioles manager Buck Showalter argued, starter Ubaldo Jimenez wondered why he was ejected without a warning for hitting the Red Sox’ Pablo Sandoval in the fourth inning.

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Shock, surprise after ejection of Orioles’ Ubaldo Jimenez

Jimenez, who had thrown 3 innings of no-hit ball, was tossed without warning after plunking Pablo Sandoval.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/17/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Ramirez%20Dent.jpg Hanley Ramirez smashes hole in Fenway’s left-center wall

During batting practice, Ramirez made his mark just to the right of the Green Monster.

Deep Breath

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/15/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/18stressed.jpg In a bad marriage? It may be ruining your health

As anyone in a relationship knows, a spouse’s stress can be contagious. A new study finds that it even has health consequences.

Study finds Facebook can make you feel depressed

A new paper examined how negative reactions caused by Facebook feeds can be linked to depressive symptoms in frequent users.

Marathon trial podcast

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/02/28/BostonGlobe.com/Special/Advance/Images/podcast.jpg Episode 18: Tsarnaev found guilty on all counts

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

Opinion

Robert Kuttner

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/17/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/8b26a71bac014127821732ebe1c861e2-8b26a71bac014127821732ebe1c861e2-0.jpg Obama’s trade agreements are a gift to corporations

The real intriguing question is why Obama invests so much political capital in promoting agreements like these.

The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Coachella 2015

Music fans gathered to hear a wide variety of musical styles at this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.