Group gathers to commemorate death of JFK

On the 51st anniversary of his assassination, a small crowd shared memories at the former president’s Brookline birthplace.

The newly renovated teen center’s common area.

New teen center opens in Mattapan

The center includes homework space, a kitchen, technology room, music studio, and a performing arts area.

Nude man falls through ceiling at Logan, assaults bystander

A 26-year-old naked man fell through the ceiling into a ladies’ bathroom before running out and biting an elderly man, police said.

Brookline keeps marijuana dispensary rules

A proposal to tighten restrictions on where medical marijuana dispensaries can be located in town was soundly rejected by voters.

Ferguson grand jury is notable in several ways

The grand jury looking into the shooting of Michael Brown is unusual from its length of service to the witnesses it’s hearing.

Residents stood in line  to receive a Thanksgiving meal basket for families in need.

In Dorchester, hundreds stand in line for Thanksgiving baskets

Groups prepared almost 2,000 bags for distribution containing items, including a turkey, for a Thanksgiving dinner.

Tips for winterizing your home

Preparing your home for winter can save you money and energy and take some of the snap out of the biting cold.

BOSTON, MA - NOVEMBER 22: Andrew Fischer #1 of the Harvard Crimson leaps into the endzone for the game-winning touchdown in the fourth quarter in front of Cole Champion #5 of the Yale Bulldogs during the game at Harvard Stadium in their 131st meeting on November 22, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Crimson win resulted in an undefeated 10-0 season and the Ivy League championship. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Harvard 31, Yale 24

Late touchdown lifts Harvard over Yale in The Game

Harvard claimed the Ivy League title with the victory in the 131st edition of The Game.

When loved toys go missing, the best hotels take action

The loss of Piggy — or Teddy or Duckie — can make for a vacation forever marked as a complete disaster.

opinion | P.J. O’Rourke

Ready, set . . . run!

The top 10 list of potential presidential contenders for 2016.


Live updates: MIAA football playoffs state semifinals

Globe reporters are bringing live updates and scores from today’s state semifinal games.