Program to manage care of poor, disabled sustains losses
The financial losses deal a setback to the state’s efforts to control rising medical spending through more coordinated care.
Blurring the line between fantasy sports, gambling
Local start-up DraftKings denies an accusation often leveled at the company — that it is essentially a gambling operation.
When US intervention turns bad to worse
Deposing oppressive regimes sometimes leads to greater oppression.
Cyberbullying on rise, particularly for teen girls, study says
The percentage of local students who experienced cyberbullying jumped from 14.6 percent to 21.2 percent over six years.
Medical examiners to bolster staff
The medical examiner’s office hopes hiring more support staff will help reduce a backlog of unfinished autopsy reports.
GOP hopefuls to take center stage this week
A platoon of Republican candidates will confront a pair of strong opportunities this week to break free of the field.
Puerto Rico must remake its finances
If the island can’t get the job done, then Congress should create a financial control board that will do it for them.
Dr. Carolyn M. Kaelin, 54; surgeon cared for others as doctor, patient
Dr. Kaelin was founding director of the Comprehensive Breast Health Center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
Kerry, in Egypt, discusses balancing human rights and terror fight
Secretary of State John Kerry told Egyptian authorities Sunday that they would not be able to defeat terrorism at home unless they showed greater respect for human rights.
Trump fires adviser after racially charged Facebook posts
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has fired a campaign aide after racially charged Facebook posts surfaced on the aide’s account.
Historic Roxbury school’s razing backed
Boston is moving ahead with plans to raze the century-old Dearborn school building this fall and replace it with a new one.
Suspect sought in death of officer
Police were searching Sunday for a male suspect in the fatal shooting of a patrol officer during a traffic stop in Memphis.
Israeli leader vows ‘zero tolerance’ for Jewish extremists
Israel’s security cabinet approved new measures Sunday against Israelis who attack Palestinians, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his government will have “zero tolerance” for Jewish extremists.
Jen Welter’s NFL job speaks to women’s strength
It is vital that girls and women are able to participate in football – on and off the field.
Science, not fear, should guide food labeling laws
The Senate should approve controversial legislation that would prevent states from requiring food makers to add misleading and superfluous data to labels.
Apple growers anticipate a bountiful harvest this fall
Apple pickers, rejoice: This year promises to be fruitful for New England’s classic autumn treat.
How to attract hummingbirds to your yard
A number of readers wrote distressed that they could not seem to attract hummingbirds to their yards. What to do?
Series of wildfires threatening forests, homes in California, Western states
Wildfires blazing in several Western states Sunday chewed up forests and threatened homes but were most numerous in Northern California.
Tired of waiting at Boston RMV? Try Tuesday afternoon
A 23-year-old Brighton resident used an online tool to analyze waiting times and find trends around the state.
Suicide attack by Kurdish militants in Turkey kills 2 soldiers
Kurdish militias carried out a suicide attack on a Turkish military police station in eastern Turkey on Sunday, killing two soldiers and wounding 31 others, local authorities said.