Multifamily owners in Boston hit hard by new tax bills

Multifamily homes, like these in South Boston, are selling for premium prices.

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

The higher tax bills reflect not only how much more valuable those properties have become, but also the soaring rents they command.

// Republican groups aim to bring down Donald Trump

GOP leaders are worried about long-lasting damage to the party’s image that Trump may cause.

Rand Paul (left) and Lindsey Graham.

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Ground Game

Who will be next to drop out of the presidential race?

The signs point to two US senators: Rand Paul and Lindsey Graham.

// DraftKings seeks to avert N.Y. shutdown at court hearing today

A judge is expected to hear different interpretations of how the country’s two biggest daily fantasy sports companies operate.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

What to read if you want to understand the situation in Syria

These articles cut through all the complexity and help you get your head around this roiling war.

// Military suspends soldiers, airmen amid hospital bombing probe

A report said the crew of the US gunship relied on a physical description of the compound, which led it to attack the wrong target.

// MGM battles Conn. proposal for rival casino

The firm has hired former US attorney general Eric Holder to crush a plan to open a casino just across the state line.

A protester yelled at Chicago police officers outside the District 1 central headquarters at 17th and State streets on Tuesday.

More protests expected after release of Chicago police shooting video

In the hours after the footage was released, protesters seemed to honor pleas for restraint..

Amid public furor, T delays rail service changes to 2016

Commuters blasted new schedules released last week for eliminating heavily used trains and stops during rush hour.

4/20/2015 - Boston, MA - Boylston Street - Soaked spectators lined a rainy, cold Boylston Street in Boston, near the finish of the 119th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 20, 2015. Topic: Race coverage. Photo by Dina Rudick/Globe Staff.

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On list of America’s priciest streets, Boylston ranks 7th

A mix of iconic landmarks, pricey retail, and desirable office space make the street one of the hottest commercial real estate locations.

// Somerville brewer Pretty Things to stop operations

Dann and Martha Paquette, owners of Pretty Things beer company, had said they were being shut out of area bars and restaurants.

// Man allegedly pretended to be a Harvard-educated attorney

David Koraca is accused of bilking at least two women out of more than $20,000 with an elaborate scheme.

Shirley Leung

// What will being first lady mean for Lauren Baker?

Baker is still deciding what causes she will champion as first lady of Mass., though she says she is unlikely to get behind just one.


// Mass. bet $1b on life sciences, but Baker is rethinking that strategy

Officials are holding up tens of millions of dollars in funding for projects aimed at boosting the booming sector in the state.

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady had a hard time staying upright against the Bills pressure on Monday.

Jim Davis/Globe staff


To beat the Patriots, Bills would have had to be perfect

On the handful of plays that mattered Monday night, the Patriots came through in the clutch and the Bills didn’t.

// One analyst says Red Sox ‘all-in’ on David Price

Dave Dombrowski traded for Price in July 2014, when the new Red Sox baseball chief was with the Tigers.

opinion | David Shribman

// Breaking up with Woodrow Wilson

Wilson was a naive scholar, an even more naive president, and a far more naive diplomat.

// Ezra Anderson, owner of iconic hot dog trailer, dies at 94

Ezra “Speed” Anderson sold his award-winning hot dogs in Newmarket Square for many years.

// Newborn baby discovered in New York church’s nativity scene

A custodian at the Holy Child of Jesus Church found the baby wrapped in towels lying inside the wooden manger.


// Palestinian terror kills another American

Ezra Schwartz of Sharon is far from the first US citizen to die in a Palestinian attack.

Opinion & Ideas

Ban Ki-moon

// The Paris climate challenge

The talks in Paris must be the turning point toward a low-emission, climate-resilient future.

Life sciences

STAT, a national publication from Boston Globe Media Partners, covers health, medicine, and life sciences.

Ground Game

// For Bernie Sanders, it’s N.H. or bust

New Hampshire remains the only reason Sanders has an argument that there is a Democratic contest at all.

Globe investigations

// Globe investigations and Spotlight reports

A look at high-impact investigations from The Boston Globe, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning report on abuse in the Catholic Church.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ‘Spotlight’

“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.

The Big Picture

Denis Balibous/Reuters

Earthprints: How humans impact the landscape

Each site depicted has profoundly changed in the last 30 years.