Yawkey Way name change approved by city panel

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A Boston public works commission made history and agreed to rename Yawkey Way, returning the stretch by Fenway Park to its original moniker — Jersey Street.

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A four-goal explosion took the sold-out TD Garden on an emotional roller-coaster ride it won’t soon forget.

Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run in his first at bat against the Toronto Blue Jays in first inning baseball action in Toronto on Wednesday April 25, 2018. (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP)


Mookie Betts puts a charge in slumbering Red Sox

The Red Sox right fielder slugged two home runs — the first on the third pitch of the game — to spark a 4-3 win over Toronto that snapped a three-game losing streak.

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Cardi B performed at UMass Amherst.

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At UMass Amherst, Cardi B dazzles the crowd with rapping, twerking, and a pep talk

Nothing made college students at UMass Amherst University marvel more than when Cardi B twerked onstage while pregnant Wednesday night.

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A woman from New Bedford used happiness to create the most popular class in Yale history. And it’s available online for anyone to experience.

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“We have a president who will use that as fodder to do his mission that I don’t feel is in the best interests of America,” Kraft said of player protests during the anthem, according to The New York Times.

A view of AT&T Stadium as preparations for the upcoming NFL football draft are underway in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, April 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

Your guide to the 2018 NFL Draft

Times, key story lines, and viewing information for the annual NFL player selection meeting.

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The lakes, which are bordered by Arlington, Medford, and Winchester, have become a popular hangout for the once endangered raptors, and for bird watchers who like to photograph them.


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Ten stories you may have missed Wednesday from the world of business.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/02/13/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/lee_hubrox3_met.jpg Linda Pizzuti Henry tops Boston Magazine’s ‘Most Influential People’ list

Mayor Marty Walsh, Governor Charlie Baker, and Attorney General Maura Healey also made the top 10.

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In a fiery call-in appearance on Fox & Friends Thursday morning, President Trump sounded off on multiple controversies.

US Navy Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson.

J. Scott Applewhite

Ronny Jackson, Trump’s VA pick, withdraws name

The White House doctor said that “false allegations” against him have become a distraction.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/05/04/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/05newton_017.jpg Setti Warren ends campaign for governor

Setti Warren said he had determined the financial hurdles required to unseat Governor Charlie Baker were “insurmountable.”

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt.

EPA’s Scott Pruitt doesn’t appear ready to apologize

President Donald Trump’s environmental chief appears to be in no mood to apologize as he faces Congress for the first time since a deluge of ethics allegations against him.

People enjoyed a nice day earlier this week in the Boston Public Garden.

Dave Epstein

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A few forecasting models give a hint of what we might see in the next few months.

The Massachusetts State Police substation at the Boston Fish Pier in the Seaport District.

Lawmakers reject deal that would settle Seaport policing turf war

One state legislator said he’s comfortable leaving it to Governor Charlie Baker’s administration and the Boston police to reach an agreement.

Mount Ida College

Yvonne Abraham

A hard lesson at Mount Ida

It’s hard to see what Mount Ida College did here as anything other than a scam.

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The Topsfield man sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing his mother, father, and sister when he was 15 years old appears before the state parole board on Thursday morning.

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3 teenagers charged in Maine murder face uncertain legal future

A judge must decide whether the criminal case against three teenagers accused of killing a mother in Litchfield, Maine, will be tried as adults.

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Authorities are continuing the search on the same day the suspect was due in a Massachusetts courtroom for an illegal gun possession case.


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