Watertown safari company accused of exploitation

A lawsuit claims Thomson Safaris illegally obtained land in Tanzania, beat villagers, and burned down homes — charges it denies.

E-cigarettes are battery-powered devices that heat up nicotine-laced liquid, turning it into a vapor the user inhales.

FDA looks to regulate electronic cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration will also regulate cigars, pipe tobacco and hookahs, under a proposal to be released Thursday.

Rescuer describes stopping assault of homeless man

“I think anybody would have done the same thing,” the woman said. Two former college football players are charged in the assault.

YVONNE ABRAHAM

A leadership loss for Boston’s schools

Andrew Bott, principal of a Roxbury school that has become a nationally recognized poster child for successful turnarounds, is leaving the city.

Umpire Gerry Davis eventually found the foreign substance on the neck of Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda. Elise Amendola/Associated Press

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Christopher L. Gasper

A sticky situation for Michael Pineda

Subtlety is apparently not one of Pine Tar Pineda’s strong suits.

Danny Wegman chatted with Bertha Vasquez at his flagship supermarket store, Wegmans, in Rochester, N.Y. in 2011.

Shirley Leung

How the Wegmans landed in New England

In the future, when we wonder how our region became awash in Wegmans supermarkets, we might trace it back to the time when two old grocery families got together.

In portrait of late artist Jon Imber, life and love endure

A one-hour film chronicles the career, remarkable family life, and the late creative flowering of a renowned Somerville artist diagnosed with ALS.

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Nawal Ilyas, 27, works on core and balance in an exercise class at Equinox health club in the Back Bay.

Balance training moves to high-end gyms

Stability used to be something only the elderly worried about. But now, athletes of all ages are working on balance to improve performance.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/04/21/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/oldnorthchurch001-2066.jpg The Old North Church

Boston’s oldest church structure is where Paul Revere told patriots to hang two lanterns that warned of the impending British occupation.