Police probe link between body and missing boy

Law enforcement officials believe a body found off of Interstate 190 in Sterling might be that of missing Fitchburg boy Jeremiah Oliver.

MIT police officers lined up for a procession during a remembrance ceremony for Officer Sean Collier.

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Sean Collier remembered as one of ‘brave ones’

“Sean was an example to all of us,” said MIT Police Chief John DiFava at today’s ceremony for the fallen officer.

Radiation survey will be performed on Marathon route

Low-flying helicopters may be visible in areas west of downtown Boston through the weekend, according to officials.

Ryan Hall finishing the 2010 Boston Marathon. David L Ryan / Globe Staff

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Ryan Hall hopes African experience lifts him in Boston

The elite American marathoner went to Ethiopia to train at an altitude of 9,000 feet for this year’s Boston race.

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After initially feeling some apprehension, women’s winner Rita Jeptoo is eager to defend her title.

Innovation Economy

Time to get rid of ‘noncompete’ agreements

The agreements are wonderful for employers who want to keep employees from jumping ship. But they’re bad for workers and the state economy.

A pregnant female inmate at Western Massachusetts Regional Women's Correctional Center.


Pregnant prisoners losing their shackles

Massachusetts is poised to ban the restraining of inmates during labor and delivery. It’s part of a change in how we treat women doing time and giving birth.

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Friday, April 25

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


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David Ortiz, hitting just .222, has been off to a slow start.

Red Sox need the production they expected

The Sox don’t need a shake-up. They need good players — particularly Xander Bogaerts, David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia — to play to their capabilities.


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Movie Review

Daniel Wu and Nick Cheung star in Dante Lam’s police drama “That Demon Within.”

‘That Demon Within’ is both good cop and bad cop

Director Dante Lam juggles so many tropes — the vigilante cop, the man with a mysterious past — everything tumbles.