Red Sox trade Jake Peavy to Giants, reports say

Righthander Jake Peavy made 20 starts for the Red Sox this season.

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The Red Sox will receive a pair of minor leaguers in exchange for the starting pitcher, according to an ESPN report.

Smoke rose from the direction of Tripoli airport in Tripoli, Libya, in this July 13 file photo. The United States shut down its embassy in Libya Saturday and evacuated its diplomats to neighboring Tunisia under US military escort amid a significant deterioration in security in Tripoli.

US evacuates embassy in Libya

US diplomats were evacuated to neighboring Tunisia under US military escort as violence by militias rose in Tripoli.

Erin Andrews

Fox pulls all advertising on WEEI, Entercom

WEEI sports radio host Kirk Minihane was suspended without pay for on-air comments he made about Fox Sports reporter Erin Andrews.

“I treat the people in my office like this is a family,” Marian Ryan said.

Middlesex DA under fire for management style

Critics say Marian Ryan is putting politics before policies.

Smoke rose from a vehicle destroyed by an Israeli strike.

Israel to extend truce by 4 hours, official says

The announcement came a few hours ahead of the expiration of the ceasefire.

Board members made their way into the Prudential Friday morning.

Market Basket board weighs buyout

While considering Arthur T. Demoulas’s offer, the board also urged employees to return to work, promising no penalty or discipline.

Employees and customers held a rally in Tewksbury.

Attempt to deliver Demoulas petitions rebuffed

A group of employees and customers were mostly ignored when they confronted directors with petitions to reinstate Arthur T. Demoulas.

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// Time to save Market Basket

The family needs a clean break; the grocery chain needs a single owner. And it’s clear who that person should be.


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// Hoffman shines in ‘A Most Wanted Man’

The adaption of John le Carré’s best-selling novel is Philip Seymour Hoffman’s last leading role before his death.