Q&A CHRIS LONG
This season, Shelby Stevens of Natalie’s at Camden Harbour Inn began without her co-chef and fiance, Chris Long, by her side in the kitchen. He was recovering from a fractured skull he suffered in April.
Boston City Council to consider body cameras for police
The police commissioner is lukewarm to the idea, however. “I don’t want to firmly commit us until it’s vetted across the country.”
Jon Stewart’s game-changing legacy
The Stewart Effect will survive long after the comic has moved on from “The Daily Show.”
After setbacks, New Bedford eyes smaller projects
New Bedford officials say they’re determined to pursue less glamorous improvements to raise the city’s appeal and vitality.
Joe Biden’s case for Joe Biden
Who is a better antidote to the guarded Hillary Clinton and the safe campaign she is trying to run?
Cambridge taxi drivers strike to protest Uber, Lyft
About two dozen taxi drivers snarled traffic, honked horns, and demonstrated outside Cambridge City Hall on Monday.
2001 letter shows common politics between Bushes
As Florida’s governor, Jeb Bush offered brother George W. Bush nine pages of advice on how to use the power of the Oval Office to revitalize American federalism.
Top state officials seek review of criminal justice system
Some states have engaged in similar analysis and worked to cut some criminal justice costs, then used that money to improve outcomes.
Forrest Bird, 94; inventor of medical respirators
Dr. Bird’s devices saved lives and aided thousands of people with respiratory ailments.
Persian Gulf states endorse Iran nuclear deal
Persian Gulf monarchies issued a cautious endorsement of the accord Secretary of State John Kerry negotiated last month to constrain Iran’s nuclear program.
Please, no more posthumous awards!
Celebrate the living while we have them. Post-mortem festivities benefit only ourselves.
Berklee-honed Jersey boy Charlie Puth heads to the top
Puth, a New Jersey singer-songwriter whose neighbors include Springsteen and Bon Jovi, seems destined to join their ranks in his starry ascent.
Foes gird to fight Obama’s carbon-cutting plan
Critics blasted the measure publicly while accelerating behind-the-scenes efforts to stop its implementation.
Judge chides Boston on lawsuit over Everett casino
Suffolk Superior Court Judge Janet Sanders said the city violated court rules when it filed documents in the case last month.
Uber carpooling coming to Boston
Boston will be the fifth US city to offer UberPOOL, an on-demand carpooling option that allows two customers going in the same direction to share a ride and split the cost.
Richard Schweiker, 89; served in President Reagan’s Cabinet
Mr. Schweiker also helped reveal the intelligence community’s shortcomings in the wake of President Kennedy’s assassination.
Vincent Marotta, 91; cofounder of Mr. Coffee
Mr. Marotta’s iconic Mr. Coffee brand helped revolutionize how Americans make their morning brew.
Taxi drivers have a legitimate beef — but it’s not with Uber
Regulation doesn’t exist to protect one sort of transportation service over another; it’s there to protect consumers.
Report puts civilian toll on strikes on ISIS
US-led airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria have probably killed at least 459 civilians over the past year, a report said.
Family owned winery destroyed in Charlton fire
A large fire engulfed a winery in Charlton, leaving a family in disarray.