Gambling panel stands up to Boston mayor

Regulators will go forward with a hearing to determine if Boston deserves more influence over two proposals on its border, despite Mayor Walsh’s boycott.

// Body of child found along highway

A body discovered in Sterling was consistent in height and weight with a missing Fitchburg boy, but has not been conclusively identified, an official said.

// Embroiled Mass. firm rose from humble start

An alleged $1.1 billion global scam started with a man who in the 1990s was scrubbing floors, regulators say.


// Don’t consider Bruins’ loss an upset

After 57 minutes of strangulation hockey, one of the best players in the world made an all-world play.

The public market is seen as a showplace for local agriculture.

BRA approves plans for public food market

An empty, state-owned building next to the Rose Kennedy Greenway will become a showcase for local farmers, fishermen, and specialty food makers.

Carjacking victim describes his life after Tsarnaev encounter

For 75 minutes that began on April 18, 2013, he feared for his life, a prisoner in his own Mercedes, held at gunpoint by Tamerlan Tsarnaev.

// For Watertown residents, normal will never be quite the same

A lingering strangeness remains in the strangers snapping pictures of the famous driveway and in memories that are inescapable.

Richard Donohue posed for a selfie with  David Ortiz as the Boston Red Sox received their World Series rings.

One year later, officer’s recovery continues

A year after MBTA Transit Police officer Richard Donohue was shot in the frenzied shootout, he remains plagued by persistent pain and is unable to work.

MIT professor Hugh Herr designed the prosthetic ankle.

How MIT brainpower returned a dancer to the stage

A team led by a double lower-leg amputee spent the better part of a year designing a battery-powered computerized ankle.

Globe Insiders

Friday, April 25

// ‘Becoming Cuba’

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


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Bruins defenseman Johnny Boychuk does his best to keep the Red Wings’ Justin Abdelkader out of Tuukka Rask’s way in the crease. John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe

Bruins bottled up by Red Wings in series opener

The teams played to a scoreless stalemate until the Red Wings broke through against Tuukka Rask in the final minutes.


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opinion | Dennis Lehane

Boston Public Library wasn’t the target — what was inside was

Though the target of last year’s attacks was the Marathon, all fanatics, including the bombers, hate knowledge.

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99 Bottles

Henniker’s wheat beer a delight

Henniker’s tap room is open for growler fills, tours, and tastings Monday to Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from noon to 4 p.m.