Where could a Martin Luther King statue go in Boston?

Martin Luther King, Jr. addressed a crowd at the Patrick Campbell School in Roxbury in 1965.

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Mayor Walsh’s announcement that the city will renew a push to erect a memorial to King in Boston has set off excitement throughout the city.

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The murder-suicide was carried out by a man who was denied a license to carry a firearm — yet still managed to find a handgun, officials said.

Shayanna Jenkins, the fiancee of the late Aaron Hernandez.

Hernandez estate lawsuit faces long odds, expert says

The estate of Aaron Hernandez has filed a $20 million lawsuit against the NFL and the Patriots after BU said the former football player had CTE.

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The Globe reviewed official injury records filed by the team during Aaron Hernandez’s three seasons.

The Trump presidency

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In a Friday morning tweet, President Trump said the North Korean leader “will be tested like never before!”

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Get ready, here’s everything President Donald Trump tweeted about this morning.

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Kimmel isn’t just complaining about the health care bill and making jokes about the politicians who support it. He’s crossed over into advocacy.

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Cambridge City Councilor Nadeem A. Mazen is the state’s highest-profile Muslim elected official.

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The impact from Jose, now a “post-tropical cyclone,”will slowly begin to wane Friday, but the gusting winds and dangerous rip tides could last into next week.

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The failed 2016 IndyCar event caused uproar throughout the city because of questions about its finances and organization.

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How does Boston stack up in the Amazon sweepstakes?

A look at Boston’s strengths and weaknesses in several key areas that the company has said are central to how it will decide where to put its second headquarters.

Nestor Ramos

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The Amazonians are mostly young, mostly male, and often wearing dress shirts and jeans. Sometimes, they carry bananas.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/21/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/rathe_lexington_address17%20teaser.jpg Bicyclist says she didn’t pull over for Arlington police as a protest

Karen Cady-Pereira said at the time she viewed her disobedience as a form of protest — but she didn’t expect the situation to escalate so quickly.

Boston, MA: September 21, 2017: Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving is pictured at the Celtics Nike jersey release event held at the Committee restaurant on Northern Avenue. He was having some fun trying to imitate and get a reaction from a human mannequin (left), who was posing in his new number 11 jersey at the event. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff).

Kyrie Irving’s car broke down on the second day of his new job

As Irving stood in the rain in Waltham and waited for help to arrive, several people stopped and offered rides, which resonated with him.

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Holly Maloney McConnell, who was named one of Forbes’ “30 Under 30” in 2015, will join the firm’s Boston office after seven years as a principal at Waltham’s North Bridge Growth Equity.

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The ad is one of seven versions in circulation. Another ad is missing a necessary second use of the word “you”: “Don’t let anyone tell you can’t do something.”

A ground crew member enters an Air Force C-5M Super Galaxy prior to a training flight at Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee.

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Westover’s oldest planes fall quiet after nearly 50 years

The residents of Chicopee may not miss the trademark screech of the C-5A Galaxy military jet, the last of which left Westover Air Reserve Base this month.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/09/21/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Rinaldi22puertoricopic02.jpg ‘The island went silent,’ and Puerto Ricans in Mass. worry

Relatives are hoping communication lines, ravaged by Hurricane Maria, are restored soon.

Alex Speier

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The rarity of the feat created giddiness, yet also spawned appreciation for the body of work that led to 300 strikeouts in one season.


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John Farrell acknowledged that the team could keep 12 pitchers and go with a three-man bench.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/09/18/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/Smit_9781101875100_jkt_ap1_r1.jpg ‘I really don’t know what they see in me,’ says Patti Smith

Smith, who still seems stunned by celebrity, says she’s going to spend the next decade focused on writing.

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Parents who were initially horrified at the seemingly impersonal communication mode have not only made peace with it - they’re deploying it themselves.


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Witness the birth of the marijuana industry in Massachusetts and catch up on national pot headlines every Saturday.

Opinion & Ideas


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If you’re looking to challenge Massachusetts’ reputation as a bastion of liberalism, this jail is a good place to start.

Fall Arts Preview 2017

Fall Arts preview

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A complete guide to movies, music, books, arts, theater, and family events in the Greater Boston area this season.

Confidential tips

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Do you know about wrongdoing that needs to be exposed? Call the Globe Spotlight team: 617-929-7483 or spotlight@globe.com.

Special reports


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In 2016, VA employees filed nearly 2,000 complaints with the Office of Special Counsel — more than the next four most-complained-about departments combined.


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The agency hopes to recruit more than a half-million people from communities that are wary of clinical research.


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Puzzled? Keep trying and see if you can triumph.

Nation & World

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Pope admits church realized sex abuse problem ‘a bit late’

Pope Francis on Thursday acknowledged the Catholic Church was “a bit late” in realizing the damage done by priests who rape and molest children, and said that the decades-long practice of moving pedophiles around rather than sanctioning them was to blame.


Sam Gabriels holds a tray of farm fresh vegetables as dinner is served to 200 guests at Chatham Bars Inn.

Chatham Bars Inn has always been about the beach. Now it’s also about the farm.

The inn has purchased more than 31,000 pounds of produce, worth upward of $118,000, from CBI Farm this year, and Chef Anthony Cole has achieved something unexpected with the bounty: He has made the inn a place where vegetables may be the star culinary attraction.