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My summer at Starbucks
Starbucks in summer is a peculiar place. It attracts a wildly disparate group united solely by a craving for caffeine, Internet access, and air-conditioning. Within these soothing green-and-brown walls, coffeehouse rules apply. You can linger as long as you want, eat breakfast all day, and slug potent beverages without judgment. It’s like the Port Authority with better chairs.
Statement from Market Basket executives on worker firings
Market Basket’s co-chief executives said Tuesday that “we took the difficult step of termination only after we saw no alternative.”
Market Basket regulars find ready alternatives
Supermarkets across Mass. are experiencing a rush of business from customers once loyal to Market Basket.
Voters split on sheltering migrant children in Mass.
A Globe poll found Mass. voters split on providing temporary shelter for up to 1,000 unaccompanied immigrant children on a state air base.
Tsarnaev friend faces gun charge
A firearm in the case is the same model alleged to have been used in the shooting of MIT police officer Sean Collier.
Police chiefs rip change in Mass. gun control bill
The state Senate stripped a provision from the bill aimed at keeping rifles and shotguns out of the hands of dangerous people.
Food safety in numbers
Even a food editor can feel she is being grilled when it comes to correct temperatures and practices for handling, cooking, and storing food.
Anticipation high as ART debuts ‘Finding Neverland’
The musical teams artistic director Diane Paulus with film titan Harvey Weinstein in what could be ART’s biggest Broadway-bound production yet.
Enough with the niceties with Russia
The US needs to speak with force about the evidence surrounding Russia’s role in the downed jetliner and its role in fueling the war in Ukraine.
Logan’s new kiosks lessen customs wait
The first 20 kiosks were installed last month and have reduced processing times by about 19.4 percent, according to US Customs.
Jake Peavy loses again as Red Sox streak snapped
Peavy, again suffering from a lack of run support, fell to 1-9 as the Red Sox’ five-game winning streak ended in Toronto.
Coakley’s Partners settlement tripping up Baker, Grossman
You don’t have to go to the beach to look for flip-flops this summer. There’s a pair in the gubernatorial race.
Courts issue opposite decisions on health care
It appears unlikely that Tuesday’s rulings will have any bearing in Massachusetts.
State crackdown shuts migrant labor camps in Western Mass.
The shut down came last year after finding migrant workers underpaid, overworked, and living in squalor.
Condo bill would toughen rules for document access
Condo owners often need their associations’ financial information to refinance or put their homes up for sale.
US halts flights to Israel
A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel’s main airport, prompting the ban on all flights from the United States.
What is Jake Peavy’s trade value?
Peavy has a tough-luck record of 1-9, but has pitched much better than that. Will other teams see him as someone who can help?
Bodies, black boxes from Flight 17 are delivered
International anger was still swelling over the mistreatment of the victims.
US says cease-fire must precede talks
Secretary of State John Kerry said Egypt’s cease-fire proposal had provided the framework for discussions on how to arrange one.