Review sheds more light on Jared Remy case

More details emerged about why a prosecutor did not contest Remy’s release after his arrest last year on domestic violence charges.

Arthur T. Demoulas offers $1.5 billion for Market Basket

Demoulas also provided a financing letter and a deal could be in place by Sunday, officials said.

Two young women shot in Dorchester

One person had life-threatening injuries in the Saturday morning shooting and police were questioning three people.

A warning sign blocked the road to Bardarbunga volcano in Iceland.

Iceland raises aviation alert amid signs of eruption

Icelandic officials said an eruption of the Bardarbunga volcano was in progress and it was melting a glacier.

Cynthia Riggs and Howard Attebery wrote notes to each other in a simple code in 1950. Inside an envelope that traveled from his house in San Diego to her post office box on Martha’s Vineyard, he added one new message, also in code. “I have never stopped loving you.”

Jonathan Wiggs/Globe staff

More than 60 years later, a love note from a familiar stranger

Separated by distance and time, a couple found the words to connect again.

The Patriots ran onto the field ahead of Friday’s preseason game against the Panthers.

ben volin | on football

It’s go time for Patriots’ offense

The third preseason game is a good barometer of the team’s progress, and the offense looked stellar.

Amy and Stephen Benford with their son, David, 18. The family has created the fund KeepSmilin4Abbie to work to prevent deaths from anaphylaxis.

They keep smiling for Abbie Benford

A food allergy cut short Abbie Benford’s life. Now her family is trying to save others.


// Rooting for the return of Salisbury’s glory days

It’s been awhile since Salisbury’s heyday, but there are signs the seaside town could be on the way back.

A passenger leaves a vehicle used by the MBTA’s The Ride service.

New requirement keeps many older users off The Ride

A move by the MBTA to crack down on fraud has led to a sharp drop in the number of older users.


opinion | Philip S. Balboni

// Tribute to James Foley’s courage and dedication

GlobalPost’s Philip Balboni writes that Foley was among the most courageous journalists he has ever known.


Movie Review

// More tales of ‘Sin City’ in ‘A Dame to Kill For’

Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez’s latest neo-noir anthology has cinematic juice.