Patriots implicated in Deflategate report

The long-awaited report said “it is more probable than not” that attendants deflated footballs and that Tom Brady was aware of it.

Quarterback Tom Brady said he does not know how the Patriots’ game footballs became underinflated in the AFC title game.

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Quarterback Tom Brady said he does not know how the Patriots’ game footballs became underinflated in the AFC title game.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/05/06/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/deflate1-7282--90x90.jpg Read the report on Deflategate

The 243-page report, which took months to complete, was released finally Wednesday.

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“The time, effort and resources expended to reach this conclusion are incomprehensible to me,” said Kraft.

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Shaun Harrison allegedly committed an “execution-style” shooting of a 17-year-old student who was selling marijuana for him.

Mikhail Young was arraigned this week on a fugitive from justice charge.

Footage places son at murder scene, official says

The bodies of a Sudbury couple were found with multiple stab wounds by a maid at a St. Thomas resort, an official said.

Advice for new grads on work, play, and more

Several Boston-area experts offer advice on making the transition from college to real life easier.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/05/03/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/tufts_protest_07.jpg Tufts students on hunger strike plan to meet administrators

Five students are refusing to eat in protest of the planned layoffs of 35 janitorial staff at the school.

Smart Cooks

Super flavorful Korean-style rice bowls

This take on a Korean rice bowl makes a vegetable-packed dinner.

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The free agency period begins in July, and the Celtics look to be in an enviable position with regard to cap space.

ALEX SPEIER

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/05/06/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/472276080.jpg Rick Porcello emerging as a stabilizing force for Red Sox

With experience amd a diverse arsenal, Porcello has proved to be the Sox’ most consistent starter.

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Golden retrievers die of bone cancer, lymphoma, and a cancer of the blood vessels more than any other breed in the country.

Magazine | Miss Conduct

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/05/06/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/lucytruman-1742.jpg Race and the job hunt

Studies show resumes from applicants with nonwhite names get fewer callbacks. Here’s advice on counteracting the bias.

Beverly Scott

Former MBTA GM calls for full state takeover of agency

In an interview with CommonWealth, Beverly Scott said Governor Baker’s plan doesn’t go far enough.

Boston Marathon bombing trial

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Brain expert testifies for Tsarnaev defense in penalty phase

The part of the brain that matures the latest controls impulses and imagines consequences of actions, Dr. Jay Giedd said.

Right whales spotted close to the South Shore coast.

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Right whales spotted close to South Shore coast

About 50 right whales have been spotted unusually close to the coast from Duxbury to Sandwich over the past week.

Frank Freshwaters, 79, in 1959 and 2015 photos.

Brevard County Sheriff's Office in Florida/REUTERS

Man who escaped ‘Shawshank’ captured after 56 years on lam

Frank Freshwaters, now 79, was imprisoned at the Ohio jail later used for the film “The Shawshank Redemption.”

Tom May keeps seat on Bank of America’s board

The chief executive of Eversource Energy had faced a campaign to unseat him in recent weeks over governance issues.

The Big Picture

Georgiy Samsonov (L), Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters

The big picture

Berlin battleground—70 years later

Decades after the Battle for Berlin, photographer Fabrizio Bensch unearthed pictures by a Red Army photographer that depicted a city at war’s end.