Private schools, painful secrets

The unexpected price of reporting abuse: retaliation

The Globe found 15 instances of retaliation at New England private schools against students or employees who raised concerns about sexual abuse by staffers.

// Understanding the prep school allegations

Here’s what you need to know about our probe into sexual abuse claims at New England prep schools.

// The heat’s here, and it’s not leaving anytime soon

There will be a tiny bit of relief today, but the start of the work week will be marked more humidity — and maybe more thunderstorms.

// Legislators offer $100 million rebuke to Governor Baker

In a rare weekend session, House lawmakers voted to reverse cuts to a range of state offices and programs.

Galileo Mondol hasn’t been the same since he was accused of hazing.

Dina Rudick/Globe Staff

Victims pay, coaches stay in hazing inequity

While children have suffered sexual assaults, adults often have carried on with impunity.

Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy spoke Saturday after receiving the J.G. Taylor Spink Award during a ceremony at Doubleday Field in Cooperstown, N.Y.

Dan Shaughnessy’s path to glory in Cooperstown

The Globe writer shared many tales, and thanks, in accepting the Baseball Hall of Fame’s J.G. Taylor Spink Award.

Kevin Cullen

// Hidden-injury survivor has new mission

Army veteran Will Snow got help from a clinical program run by the Red Sox and Massachusetts General Hospital.

// Field of genes: Cultivating biopharma, bio-ag links

Until recently, the local investors who bankroll drug discovery shied away from bio-agriculture.

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton introduced her running mate, US Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia, on Saturday.


Hillary Clinton’s road to nomination paved with grit

Propelling Clinton was a steely determination that’s been one of her most consistent traits in 25 years of public life.

// Another defining moment for Clinton

Hillary Clinton must strive at her own convention to win the trust of middle-of-the-road voters from Ohio to Florida.


// Trump and Clinton: A guide for haters

There are compelling reasons to loathe both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

From left: Jim DiReda, Jack Maroney, Hank Grosse, and Rob Pezzella strolled along Shrewsbury Street in Worcester’s East Side.

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Yvonne Abraham

In recovery, they all became friends for life

For four Worcester men who lived lives of crime and addiction, years of recovery have led to a lifelong friendship.

// Jerry Remy hit in head by falling TV monitor, but was uninjured

Remy tweeted that he was fine and that he would return to the booth Sunday.

Twins 11, Red Sox 9

// Twins blow past Red Sox

In a wild and windy game, David Price’s struggles continued and the Sox fell to the lowly Twins again.

Music review

// Patti Smith shares joy, passion in powerful Newport Folk Festival set

Even if you planned carefully in advance, you couldn’t possibly take in everything there was to see at the festival on Saturday.


// 6 thoughts about the state of the Patriots as training camp nears

The Patriots’ drive for Super Bowl title No. 5 is going to begin with Tom Brady serving a four-game suspension.


// How should the MBTA characterize its progress?

The T has also repeatedly touted statistics comparing its performance in the last year to 2015.

Critic’s Notebook | architecture

On close inspection, the Millennium Tower stands out

The tower doesn’t overwhelm the neighborhood. It also preserved the old Filene’s Building, giving Downtown Crossing a mix of old and new.

// Gun rights activists rally against curb on copycat assault rifles

Hundreds of gun rights activists lined Beacon Street on Saturday morning.

// On Comic-Con day 2, Warner Bros. comes back swinging

Friday’s “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” initially put the launch of the DC/Warner Bros. universe on shaky ground.

// A title and ship for new ‘Star Trek’ series: ‘Discovery’

The next chapter of the “Star Trek” franchise will be called “Star Trek: Discovery.”


Caught: the fugitive goats

A garden house is allegedly used to cause damage, a BMW is coated in ketchup, and other odd tales from local police blotters.

Opinion & Ideas


// Make methadone easier to get

Methadone has long been shown to be an effective treatment for heroin addiction. Why do we make it so hard to get?

Globe investigations

“When the EMTs arrived, Dave was laying like this.” Gerry Hill said, offering to show where his suicidal son was fatally shot after a tense encounter with police.


When despair meets deadly force

Nearly half of people killed by Massachusetts police over the last 11 years were suicidal, mentally ill, or showed clear signs of crisis.

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.