Beer distributor to be hit with 90-day license suspension

The state Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission says Craft Brewers Guild paid $120,000 in kickbacks to win bar business.

// State Department investigators issued subpoena to Clinton Foundation

The subpoena sought documents about charity projects that may have required approval from the federal government during Hillary Clinton’s tenure as secretary of state.

// Upper Crust opening Beverly Hills location

The Boston pizza chain that sank into bankruptcy following allegations of exploiting immigrants and violating wage laws may find new life.

Commuters in Boston left Park Street Station on a cold Friday morning.

Jonathan Wiggs/Globe staff

Greater Boston prepares for weekend’s Arctic weather

The cold has arrived and it won’t be leaving until Sunday at the earliest, the National Weather Service said.

JetBlue plane struck by refueling van at Logan

No passengers were injured during the incident in Terminal C.

// Harvard Business Review successfully adapts to the digital age

The publication has seen a trend-defying 21 percent surge in paid circulation from 2010 to 2015.

// Drug kingpin seeks early release from prison

Darryl Whiting, a once-feared drug dealer, choked back tears as he pleaded with a federal judge for mercy.

Adrian Walker

// Throw the book at Darryl ‘God’ Whiting

The potential release of Whiting worries a lot of people who remember his reign of terror.

Shirley Leung

// Suffolk overhaul must follow McKenna’s sacrifice

Did the apocalypse just hit Suffolk University?

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.

Opinion | Eric Fehrnstrom

// Why Elizabeth Warren can’t endorse Hillary Clinton

Clinton’s relationship with Wall Street is too cozy, especially as the beneficiary of outsized speaking fees from big banks.

// Clinton, Sanders spar on scope of plans

In sharp exchanges late in the debate, the candidates revealed how pivotal the politics of race have become in the Democratic nominating contest.

// Parents sue nanny for wrongful death

The couple allege in the lawsuit that Aisling Brady McCarthy is responsible for the 2013 death of their 1-year-old girl.

// Rinks pledge Valentine’s Day funds to help Denna Laing

To raise $10,000 for the injured hockey player, FMC Ice Sports will donate $1 from every public skating admission on Feb. 14 at its 24 rinks.


// How long will CBS put up with Mr. Wrong?

Ex-NFL official Mike Carey has gained a reputation — perhaps unfairly — for being incorrect, and may not be back on CBS.

Clockwise from top left: Adele, Lady Gaga, Sam Hunt, Carrie Underwood, Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, B.B King, David Bowie, Chris Stapleton.

ryan huddle | Globe staff

Grammys attempt to balance classic and contemporary

The spirit of legends past will converge with the stars of today at the Grammy Awards on Monday. Can the show find balance between salute and celebration?

A member of the Syrian government forces waved as he sat on the road leading to Gaziantep on the outskirts of the village of Kiffin on Thursday.

The Internationalist

Does peace in Syria stand a chance?

Ending civil wars can be a long and messy process.

// Need some puppy love? App allows users to borrow dogs

Bostonians appear smitten with the idea: There have been about 1,500 active users each month here since Bark’N’Borrow’s launch.

// For the first time, the universe is heard

A team from MIT spearheaded the landmark discovery, which marked the first time scientists had detected gravitational waves.

Ground Game

Ground Game

// It’s South Carolina’s turn to sort out the GOP field

New Hampshire was supposed to pick a favorite of the establishment GOP field. They didn’t, and now it’s South Carolina’s turn.

The Big Picture

Mardi Gras and Ash Wednesday 2016

Historians say Mardi Gras dates back to Roman times, when the newly converted Christians retained vestiges of a pagan festival as a period of celebration before the penance of Lent.

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.



// MassChallenge program for entrepreneurs opening in Mexico City

The Boston-based accelerator program that gives office space and grants to emerging companies is opening its fifth location.

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.



// Vocal member of Vatican abuse panel to depart

An outspoken member of an abuse commission headed by Cardinal Sean O’Malley said he won’t leave unless the pope asks him to.

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.