Officer shooting suspect had ‘violent criminal past’

The man accused of shooting Officer John Moynihan had recently completed probation for opening fire at officers in 2001, records show.

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.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/20/BostonGlobe.com/Regional/Images/rathe_leafblower_wew.jpg 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.

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

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.

Plymouth County Districk Attorney Timothy Cruz.

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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.

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On Saturday, the Texas senator made the case that he is the conservative Tea Party option for 2016.

Noravank is a 13th-century monastery in the Amaghu Valley.

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Travel

At home in Armenia

Visitors to this ancient mountainous country feel as though they are traveling back in time.

Matt Lane (center) is the center of the celebration after scoring in the second period for BU.

BU 3, UMD 2

BU advances to the Frozen Four with win over Minnesota-Duluth

Evan Rodrigues scored with 2 minutes, 24 seconds remaining in regulation to lift the Terriers over the Bobcats.

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.

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

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.’’

Cabela's

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Outdoor sports store Cabela’s opens to big crowds in Berlin

To the hunting, fishing, and camping crowd, it is a holy grail, its arrival here as thrilling to them as Wegman’s was to foodies.

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/27/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Dan_Shaughnessy_150px-7151.jpg Dear David Ortiz, since you brought it up . . .

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

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

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/17/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/munch-90.jpg Meet the Final Four

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

Marathon trial podcast

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/02/28/BostonGlobe.com/Special/Advance/Images/podcast.jpg 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.

Opinion

Michael A. Cohen

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/03/28/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/2015-03-27T213208Z_31843434_GF10000041056_RTRMADP_3_USA-ELECTION-CRUZ.jpg 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

Anees Mahyoub/Reuters

Yemen tumbling into chaos

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