Dorchester teams up for Martin Richard

A team of 102 — people who knew and loved the 8-year-old — will carry his memory with them for 26 miles Monday.

// Red Sox hold pregame ceremony to recognize Marathon anniversary

Police officers, medical professionals, victims of the bombings, runners, and volunteers came onto the field as part of the ceremony.

2014 Boston Marathon Special Section

A run unlike any other

Running the Boston Marathon will be even more significant this year.

Milan Lucic scored a goal in the second period.

Bruins 4, Red Wings 1

Bruins even series against Red Wings

The Bruins head into Game 3 in Detroit with a 4-1 win under their belt.

Bombing survivors Beth (second left) and Michael (center) Bourgault crossed the Marathon finish line during a tribute run on Saturday.


Dan Shaughnessy

Boston Marathon belongs to world now

The Marathon stands as a symbol of freedom and a population refusing to cower to terrorism.

US Secretary of State John Kerry (left) spoke with Vatican Secretary of State Archbishop Pietro Parolin (right) in January.

opinion | John Kerry

Working with the Vatican against modern slavery

I find special joy and pride in the way that the US can partner with the Holy See to help meet some of our greatest global challenges.

THe US Capitol after British attempts to burn the building.

Ideas | Hindsight

The War of 1812? Don’t remind me

In 1814, the US experienced everything a country would want to forget. Which is exactly why we should be thinking about it now.

John Oliver’s HBO show will break from the “Daily Show” format of having segments with other reporters.


New twist in John Oliver’s career

The former “Daily Show” regular’s new series, “Last Week Tonight With John Oliver,” premieres April 27 on HBO.

Globe Insiders

Friday, April 25

// ‘Becoming Cuba’

After watching the Huntington Theatre Company play, join photographer Essdras M. Suarez for a discussion about Cuba.


Brad and Lori Ali bought their former neighbors’ home in a Needham neighborhood.

Buying and moving into the house next door

Most of these short-distance movers simply love their neighborhood and don’t want to leave, but they have outgrown their current house.