Library trustees to meet after report of missing art

Authorities are investigating two artworks worth more than $600,000 that are missing from the Boston Public Library.

Chilling video shows boy, 7, shot in Dorchester

The surveillance video shows the moment when Divan Silva was shot and wounded Sunday afternoon as he rode his cousin’s bicycle.

Aerials of the US Postal Annex, Fort Point Channel, and South Station railroad tracks.

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Postal service move still on hold despite Olympics push

The stalled progress may jeopardize a new boulevard that would let spectators walk along Fort Point Channel to the main stadium.

Cindy Lord, mother of Amy Lord, testified Tuesday during the trial of Edwin Alemany.

At trial, Amy Lord’s mother describes learning of death

Cindy Lord wept on the witness stand while jurors saw a video of Amy Lord’s body in the murder trial of Edwin Alemany.

Flood waters overrun the banks of the bayou in downtown Houston, Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Floodwaters kept rising Tuesday across much of Texas as storms dumped almost another foot of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of motorists and inundating the famously congested highways that serve the nation’s fourth-largest city. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

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‘That’s the first time I lived through something like this’

Flood waters in Texas and Oklahoma inundated homes and roads, and left at least 14 dead and 13 missing.

// Public records law blasted at State House hearing

“Public officials know they just ignore the public records law and get away with it,” said Carol Rose, executive director of the state’s ACLU chapter.

Jeffrey Leiden, CEO of Vertex

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How salaries of top-paid Mass. CEOs compare to workers

The top 10 highest-paid executives in the state are most hansomely compensated. But how does it compare to more common jobs in their industries?


// Cape Cod treasure hunter may have found Captain Kidd’s loot

Barry Clifford, who found a pirate ship off Wellfleet in 1984, was searching off Madagascar when he says he located something big.

Boston-05/22/15- Chinatown-worst restaurant is Best Bar B Q Restaurant on Beach Street. Boston Globe staff photo by John Tlumacki (metro)

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Widespread violations found at Boston’s food spots

At least two violations that can cause food-borne illness were discovered at more than 1,350 restaurants during 2014.

The Internal Revenue Service building in Washington.

IRS says thieves stole information from 100,000 taxpayers

The information stolen included tax returns and other tax data on file with the IRS.

At Zo in Boston: a chicken gyro (above); pitas and rotisseries of meat (below).

Where to indulge in authentic gyros

Gyros are stars of Greek cuisine, and full of contradictions: sandwiches that are hot but refreshing, and crispy yet soft.

Representative Seth Moulton is seen in his office on Capitol Hill in Washington.

Congressman recalled pollster told him to quit race

Seth Moulton, who was elected to Congress in November, said a pollster early in his race said his effort had little chance of success.

Divided Nation

// Why are some in Texas suspicious of Jade Helm 15?

The conflict about the military exercise illustrates some of the most confounding political divisions in the country.

The Big Picture

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Oil spill in California

The governor declared a state of emergency after about 105,000 gallons of oil were spilled, affecting nine miles of the scenic coast.