State tells Children’s Hospital to slow down

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Regulators ask for data showing that a $1 billion expansion project won’t undercut efforts to restrain the health care costs.

Names of jurors in Tsarnaev trial released

A federal judge on Friday released the names of the 12 jurors who sentenced Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death last year.

Aaron Hernandez settles civil lawsuit in Florida

The lawsuit in Florida was brought by an associate who claimed that the former NFL star shot him in the face, court records show.

// Digital transgender archive launches at Holy Cross

Organizers believe it is the first time such a trove of transgender-related digital material has been available.

Donald Trump spoke at a campaign rally at the T. Ed Garrison Livestock Arena in Pendleton, S.C. earlier this week.

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Mass. native mocks Donald Trump at rally

Zach Etkind, a Cohasset native, pretended to fall asleep and mocked Trump as he gave a speech.

// Answers sought in manhole cover fatality on Expressway

The stunning fatality raised unsettling questions about motorists’ safety.


// RunKeeper acquired by ASICS for $85m

One of Boston’s original mobile success stories is now part of a big sports-apparel company.

// Berkley man charged with brutally killing friend in jealous rage

A love triangle turned fatal in Wareham, according to authorities.

Baby is on the way, time to worry about all the stuff you need.

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5 things baby doesn’t need

Babies need things and the baby shower is the most convenient way to get these things. But don’t register for every baby-related product.

// The glittering history of the engagement ring

Many couples are likely to get engaged on Valentine’s Day, but have you considered how the practice of presenting a diamond ring with a proposal came to be?

Northeastern chemical engineering professors Abigail and Ryan Koppes work in the same lab.

A couple at home and the office? It can work

The idea of working with a spouse is unfathomable to some people. Yet plenty of couples do it — and love it.

// Mass. patients allotted more medical marijuana

Massachusetts patients will be allowed to buy up to 10 ounces of marijuana every two months.


Pope, Russian patriarch embrace in historic meeting

Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of the Russian Orthodox Church met Friday in Havana.

Boston-02/12/16 The freestyle ski World Cup finals of mens and ladies during the Big Air at Fenway Park. Mcrae Williams from USA upside down on his first jump. Boston Globe staff photo by John Tlumacki(sports)

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Freestyling Americans miss Big Air medal stand

The Americans did not make the podium in Friday’s freestyle skiing event.

Gary Washburn | On basketball

// Around the NBA, they’re green with envy

Opponents have been impressed by the rise of the Celtics this season.

// State hits beer distributor with 90-day license suspension

The state’s largest distributor of craft beers has been slapped with an unprecedented 90-day license suspension.

// Startling truths about ‘The Godfather’ in Mario Puzo archive

Online bidding has begun for the 45-box archive, which Boston-based RR Auction estimates will sell for more than $400,000.

Ground Game

// Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton spar over Obama’s legacy

President Obama’s name was mentioned 33 times during the debate, the first since Sanders trounced Clinton in the New Hampshire primary.

The Big Picture

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Winter white

Across the globe, snow blankets the landscape, giving photographers a new perspective on their surroundings.

Globe investigations

// Globe investigations and Spotlight reports

A look at high-impact investigations from The Boston Globe, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning report on abuse in the Catholic Church.



// RunKeeper acquired by ASICS for $85m

One of Boston’s original mobile success stories is now part of a big sports-apparel company.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ‘Spotlight’

“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.


Pope Francis wore a traditional Mexican hat received as a gift from a Mexican journalist.


Pope dons sombrero as he travels to Mexico

A Mexican journalist presented Pope Francis with a traditional hat as the pontiff departed from the Vatican Friday.

Globe Insiders

Design New England

// Immersed in the View

A seaside location sets the tone for a free-flowing master bathroom with partitions and angles — but no doors to restrict sightlines.