Bella Bond is laid to rest in Winthrop

Winthrop-11/28/15- A funeral and burial service was held for Bella Bond, the toddler who became know as Baby Doe after her body was discovered in a trash bag in June on Deer Island in Winthrop. Joseph Amoroso, the child's biological father wept as he took a pink rose from the coffin which was draped in a hand-made quilt with adorned with sayings. Boston Globe staff photo by John Tlumacki(metro)

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Bond was buried in Winthrop, where she was welcomed as daughter even before investigators knew who she was or how she died.

Garrett Swasey.

Officer from Melrose chose to respond to Colo. shooting

Garrett Swasey was on duty at a university campus when the call came in about shots fired at a Planned Parenthood clinic.

This booking photo released by the Colorado Springs Police Department shows Robert L. Dear, 57.

Authorities not ready to discuss motive in Colo. shooting

Police say Robert Lewis Dear entered the Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs and opened fire in a siege that lasted five hours.


// It’s time we want less and start doing more

There probably is no better time on the calendar than now, this weekend, to consider what we should be thankful for, of what we value.

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton greeted supporters before speaking at a campaign rally in Boulder, Colo.

Clinton to hold rally in Boston on Sunday

Walsh endorsed Clinton’s campaign last week and this will be the first time they will appear together since his endorsement.

Putin calls for sanctions against Turkey

The sanctions include a ban on some goods and forbids extensions of labor contracts for Turks working in Russia as of Jan. 1.

Boston Police investigate a car that was on fire with a body inside of it behind 229 River Street in Mattapan on Saturday, November 28, 2015. (Scott Eisen for The Boston Globe)

Body found inside burnt-out car in Mattapan

Boston police and fire officials are investigating a body found late Saturday morning on River Street in Mattapan.

// Police cite bar near where rail conductor was fatally shot

Boston police have cited the Yawkey Way sports bar Who's on First after a fatal shooting outside the establishment.

// FAA hearing more complaints over Logan airplane noise

The number of complaints about noise has skyrocketed since new GPS-generated flight paths at Logan took effect.

Tech Nomad

// FOMO is real and makes you depressed, study says

New research found that seeing everyone’s digital highlight reel can lead to depressive feelings.

Mark Lorenz for the Globe


MIAA must draw a line on boys playing girls’ field hockey

An innovative solution in Pennsylvania could be the blueprint to address the inequities and dangers of boys competing against girls.

Foxboro Ma 1/25/2015 New England Patriots #12 Tom Brady (cq) talks with media at a afternoon press-conference. Staff/Photographer Jonathan Wiggs Topic: Reporter


Denver hasn’t been kind to the Patriots

Tom Brady is an underwhelming 2-5 lifetime in the Mile High City.


Bidding for David Price could reach 7 years, $210 million

Many believe the Red Sox could be the frontrunners to land the prize of the free agent market.

Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett talks with and official in the first half of an NFL football game against the Carolina Panthers, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)


NFL officials have been off their game this season

Officials have made egregious mistakes in high-profile situations, most of which the NFL has admitted to.

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// Movies to add to your queue

Movie and TV offerings that are, in Ty Burr’s opinion, good and that have recently arrived on Comcast, iTunes, Amazon, and other platforms.

Twin Farms, a hotel and spa on 300 acres in Barnard, Vt., with its own ski trails, restaurant, spa, and luxurious range of accommodations.


Hit the slopes, then take it easy in luxury in Vermont

There’s nothing like soaking in a mountainside hot tub, sipping a hot toddy by a crackling fire, or digging into a home-cooked meal after a day of skiing in Vermont.

// 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

Baby, it’s cold outside . . . what better time to stuff the stocking of that special someone with a treat to curl up with and enjoy.

Harry Christophers and Emily Marvosh with the Handel and Haydn Society at Symphony Hall on Friday night.

music review

Handel and Haydn’s ‘Messiah’ is on message

Under Harry Christophers the past half-dozen years, H+H’s “Messiah” has been remarkably consistent without ever sounding jaded.

Piggery bowl features spinach, bacon, corn, pickled beets, garlic panko crumbs, and brown rice,

Quick bite

Awesome bowls in a repurposed Seaport shipping container

Mei Mei by Design is a bright blue kiosk made from a repurposed shipping container outside the Seaport’s Innovation and Design Building.

//[1].jpg Cassette tapes are having an unlikely moment

Though quantifiable figures can be hard to come by, there’s no denying the format’s increased visibility.

// Egyptian officials say King Tut’s tomb likely has hidden room

Officials said they are 90 percent certain Tut’s tomb has a secret chamber, based on a new analysis.

Ground Game

Ground Game

// Who will be next to drop out of the presidential race?

The signs point to two US senators: Rand Paul and Lindsey Graham.

Globe Santa

//[1] Donate to Globe Santa

Globe Santa delivers holiday gifts to local children in need.

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.

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.

The Big Picture

People in need around the globe

People are in need, from Boston to places around the world, and many others have offered contributions.