Pair found guilty in murder of pizza delivery man

The men were convicted of first-degree murder in the killing of a Domino’s Pizza delivery man in Hyde Park in 2010.

// Chicago official named Boston’s new arts chief

Mayor Martin Walsh has chosen Julie Burros as Boston’s new Chief of Arts and Culture.

US strike on militant group spurred by ‘imminent attack’

Airstrikes against the extremist Khorosan group were prompted by planning for a terror attack on US soil, the Pentagon said.

Stolen US-made equipment a key focus in ISIS fight

The Islamic State’s reliance on American-made equipment has highlighted concerns about plans to supply rebels in Syria.

// Details scarce over why Afghan soldiers left Cape

The three men, who are now in the custody of immigration officials, apparently visited a Mashpee strip club before they vanished.

An iconic statue of a lion atop the Old State House on Washington Street in Boston was hoisted down from its rooftop perch for restoration.

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Time capsule found inside Old State House lion statue

A sculptor hopes to find a way to retrieve the time capsule with minimal damage to the lion by the end of the week.

Cosmopolitan magazine published a photo of Brown posing nude in 1982.

‘Cosmo’ endorses Jeanne Shaheen over Scott Brown

Cosmopolitan magazine, which in 1982 published a photo of Brown posing nude, today endorsed his opponent.

A motorist passed by a poster of Martin Walsh in Ireland.

Walsh finishes trip to Irish region of his forebears

More than 1,000 people packed what resembled a victory party Monday night, when an emotional Martin Walsh addressed the throng.

// ‘Nobody gets a pass’ on climate change, Obama says

President Barack Obama warned starkly on Tuesday that the globe’s climate is changing faster than efforts to address it.


Book review

//,Daphne(C)TinaTurnbow.jpg ‘The Fame Lunches’ by Daphne Merkin

Merkin’s essays showcase a fearless intelligence, although one that might be a bit too intense to take in all at once.