Canton girl, 6, killed when tree limb falls during snowstorm

A 6-year-old girl died after being struck by a falling tree limb while playing in her backyard in Canton Friday.

// How much snow has fallen in Mass.?

Unofficial snow totals for various towns and cities in Massachusetts.

// McKenna keeps job for now; board chief to leave in May

Suffolk University President Margaret McKenna will step down no later than the fall of 2017 when a new president will take over.

Charlotte Fellman, outside Symphony Hall, where she has attended Boston Symphony Orchestra concerts since her youth.


At 97, Charlotte Fellman goes home again

“I thought it was heaven,’’ Charlotte Fellman said of the first time she walked into Symphony Hall in 1927.

// Citigroup blocks customers in N.Y. from paying for fantasy sports

Citigroup Inc. is blocking credit card payments from its customers in New York to DraftKings and FanDuel.

// Syrian forces press Aleppo, sending thousands fleeing

Syrian government and allied forces pressed their most dramatic advance in months Friday.

DCF is working with DA in death of 3-year-old

Kenai Whyte, 3, was discovered unresponsive in his father’s Roxbury home on Sunday night.

// Wife crashes her own funeral, surprising husband who had paid to have her killed

Noela Rukundo sat in a car outside her home, watching as the last few mourners filed out of her funeral.

Maynard firefighter placed on leave after sex abuse allegations

A Maynard firefighter was placed on administrative leave by the fire chief on Friday morning.

Ohio Governor and Republican presidential candidate John Kasich spoke to the press following a town-hall-style meeting Friday in Hollis, N.H.

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Some N.H. voters mull pick of party, not candidate

Independent voters are weighing how to use their vote most effectively, with many contemplating a kind of tactical strike on the GOP side.

// In N.H., GOP contest is tightening at the top, poll shows

Marco Rubio is rising, Chris Christie is falling, and John Kasich and Jeb Bush are holding firm, a new Globe poll shows.

// Sanders talks inequality, criminal justice reform

In Manchester, Sanders said taxing corporations and the wealthy would pay for his plans.

Celtics 104, Cavaliers 103

// Avery Bradley, Celtics shock Cavaliers

Avery Bradley drained a corner 3-pointer for a shocking 104-103 win as the Celtics scored 5 points in the last 4.9 seconds.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 05: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a press conference prior to Super Bowl 50 at the Moscone Center West on February 5, 2016 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

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Patriots will not get exonerated at this Super Bowl

Roger Goodell’s PSI research appears to be just window dressing.


// Joseph Gordon-Levitt joins Hasty Pudding celebration

About 200 fans gathered around a small stage near Harvard Square in hopes of seeing the actor in person.


// Amanda Palmer pays tribute to Bowie with string-quartet project

Amanda Palmer and friends have channeled their grief over the singer’s death into “Strung Out in Heaven: A Bowie Tribute.”

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel watches a Cleveland Cavaliers and Dallas Mavericks basketball game in Cleveland, Ohio, in this file photo taken October 17, 2014. Manziel's ex-girlfriend told police he hit her after they met friends at a Dallas hotel and again when they were driving back to her home in Fort Worth, according to a police report released on Thursday. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports/Files

Johnny Manziel’s father is afraid for his son’s life

“I truly believe if they can’t get him help, he won’t live to see his 24th birthday,” his father told The Dallas Morning News.

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Ground Game

// What is a N.H. independent voter to do?

Four days from the primary, there is no obvious path for them to take and no obvious candidate for them to back.

The Big Picture

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Primary push in New Hampshire

All across New Hampshire, crowds are gathering to hear and see the Democratic and Republican candidates for president before Tuesday’s primary.

Globe investigations

// Globe investigations and Spotlight reports

A look at high-impact investigations from The Boston Globe, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning report on abuse in the Catholic Church.


// Race to build mobile audiences in developing nations

Facebook, Google, and Boston-based Jana pursue strategies to connect consumers in emerging economies to mobile Internet -- and advertisers.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ‘Spotlight’

“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.



// Pope Francis meets Iranian leader to discuss Middle East

The meeting marked the first time ranian President Hassan Rouhani has visited the West since a landmark nuclear agreement with Iran last year.

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Design New England

// Immersed in the View

A seaside location sets the tone for a free-flowing master bathroom with partitions and angles — but no doors to restrict sightlines.