Gunman shot officer ‘point blank,’ police say

Officer John Moynihan, 34, is in a medically induced coma after he was shot under his right eye in Roxbury Friday night.

Officer wounded in shooting earned respect in Iraq

Those who served under John Moynihan said he always worked shoulder to shoulder with his soldiers and wasn’t afraid of action.

A group of Japanese tourists made use of their umbrellas Saturday as they visited Boston.

Up to an inch of snow expected in Boston

Snow was forecast to end after nightfall, with an inch in Eastern Mass. and up to three inches in central parts of the state.

Figure in bias lawsuit is married to disgraced fund manager

Ellen Pao, who lost a gender bias suit Friday, is married to a hedge fund manager who defrauded the MBTA pension fund.

Picture released on March 27, 2015 shows the co-pilot of Germanwings flight 4U9525 Andreas Lubitz taking part in the Airport Hamburg 10-mile run on September 13, 2009 in Hamburg, northern Germany. long flying enthusiast with no apparent psychological problems or terrorist links. into the French Alps, killing all 150 aboard, hid a serious illness from the airline, prosecutors said Friday amid reports he was severely depressed. AFP PHOTO / FOTO TEAM MUELLER ALTERNATIVE CROP RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT

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German pilot in crash had vision problems, officials say

Authorities have not ruled out the possibility that the vision problem could have been psychosomatic, a source said.

// Racially tinged e-mails roil Plymouth County District Attorney’s office

A trove of off-color and racially charged e-mails sent and received by a Plymouth County prosecutor has exposed a bitter feud within the agency.

Peabody man suspected in wife’s death arrested after chase

The man allegedly killed his wife and later led police on a high-speed chase that ended with a crash on Interstate 495.

A landscaper at work in Arlington, which has some limits on blowers.

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In the war vs. loud leaf blowers, a strategic retreat

Leaf blower opponents have shifted from seeking bans to educating the public about the issue and encouraging landscapers to try alternatives.

Senator Ted Cruz spoke to members of the Merrimack Conservative Business League on Friday.

In N.H., Cruz appeals to conservatives

Ted Cruz was in the key state of New Hampshire just days after announcing his run for the presidency.

Tom Brady jumps off a cliff, gives Patriots fans a scare

A video of the Patriots quarterback jumping off a cliff while on vacation was posted on his Facebook page.

Boston-03/28/15- Boston Bruins vs NY Rangers- Bruins Milan Lucic's goal soars over the head of Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist in the 1st period after the ref 1st called no goal, but under review the call of a goal was made. Boston Globe staff photo by John Tlumacki (sports)

Bruins 4, Rangers 2

Tuukka Rask exits Bruins’ win over Rangers

Milan Lucic found the net twice in the first period as the Bruins jumped out to an early lead.


Dear David Ortiz, since you brought it up . . .

A look at allegations of steroid use and drug testing that have revolved around David Ortiz.

The upper-level condo features a kitchen with a sleek, modern design, a full bath with Carrara marble and a basket-weave-tile floor.

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home of the week

Melrose condo surprises with 4 bedrooms, storage

If this upper-level condo in this towering early-20th-century home needed a theme song, it would be “Let the Sunshine In.’’

Brianna Herlihy, Molly Reagan, Ashley Russell, Bridget Herlihy, members of the undefeated Braintree girls’ basketball team, are surrounded by younger players they coach during a portrait shoot.

Winter 2015 Globe All-Scholastics: Honoring area’s best

The Boston Globe celebrates the best athletes from winter competition.

Boston, Ma., 03/02/15, The Edward M. Kennedy Institute. Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

$78m Kennedy Institute set to open in Dorchester

The interactive museum is devoted to selling visitors on Edward Kennedy’s belief in the positive power of public service.

Munch Madness 2015

// Meet the Final Four

Which restaurants should make it to the Top 2? Vote now in the semifinal match-ups.

Marathon trial podcast

// Episode 13: How the Marathon bombs were built

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


Michael A. Cohen

// A Ted Cruz loss would help GOP recover

The simple fact of the matter is that the modern Republican Party has gone off the deep end.

The Big Picture

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Yemen tumbling into chaos

Militants of the Islamic State claimed responsibility of a horrific attack on Shi’ite mosques in Yemen last week.