Survey of scallops is halted after loss of camera

The expensive camera system is vital to a survey of sea scallops, one of the region’s most lucrative fisheries.

// Video captures off-duty officer, pedestrian in scuffle

Boston police have begun an investigation after a video surfaced of an off-duty officer roughing up a civilian in the Back Bay.

Geraldine Largay (right), with her husband George.

Missing hiker survived for weeks

A hiker who died in 2013 after going off the Appalachian Trail in Maine kept a journal and apparently survived for at least 26 days.

New Bedford, MA - 5/25/2016: The widow Rosemarie Heath releases a white dove at the Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational-Technical High School and Class of 2016 wishes to honor and pay tribute to our lost colleague, teacher, mentor and friend, Mr. George Heath. GNB Voc-Tech will hold a small ceremony celebrating Mr. Heath's life and many contributions here at the school with a few acknowledgments on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 1pm at the Jeffrey E. Riley Football Stadium on the campus of GNB Voc-Tech. (David L Ryan/Globe Staff Photo) SECTION: METRO TOPIC 26heathpic

(David L Ryan/Globe Staff Photo

With doves and rock music, George Heath is remembered

Heath was fatally stabbed earlier this month when he rushed to the aid of a restaurant waitress who was being attacked.


// A lesson on infrastructure from the Anderson Bridge fiasco

The delays in the Anderson Bridge project hold key lessons for America’s broader inability to solve its infrastructure problems.

Yvonne Abraham

// Charlie Baker’s badge of courage

Baker’s decision to sit on his hands is an act of courage only by way of contrast to the cowardice demonstrated by so many other Republicans all over the country.

// Emotional Auburn vigil honors slain officer, former fire chief

Residents turned out for a vigil for slain police Officer Ronald Tarentino and former Fire Chief Roger Belhumeur.

// Auburn shooting suspect called daughter to apologize

Jorge Zambrano told his 12-year-old daughter “he was sorry and wished that he had been there for her,” according to court records.

Four people shot during concert in New York City

Police said two people were in critical condition after being shot during a concert by hip-hop artist T.I.

Hiawatha Bray | tech lab

// Is digital justice colorblind?

Problems may arise when we let statistics and computer algorithms do our thinking for us.

Norma Torres Mendoza, and her mother, Carmen Torres.

Ricardo Aca

Harvard student drives undocumented mother from Texas

Norma Torres Mendoza’s mother is an undocumented immigrant, and she feared putting her on a plane to get to the commencement.

// N.H. GOP fights to keep their primary first in nation

Top New Hampshire Republicans are attempting to fend off one of the most difficult challenges they have faced in decades.

SALINAS, CA - MAY 25: Democratic presidential candidate former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign rally at Hartnell College on May 25, 2016 in Salinas, California. Hillary Clinton is campaigning in California ahaed of the State's presidential primary on June 7th. (Photo by )

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

What e-mail report means for Hillary Clinton

Will Wednesday’s report shake up the presidential race?

// Trump accuses Warren of hypocrisy for buying foreclosed homes

Elizabeth Warren said she bought or helped finance homes for family members and that “I’m proud of that.”

// IndyCar sues Grand Prix of Boston over canceled race

The national organization is suing for breach of contract after the race scheduled for Labor Day weekend was canceled.

West Roxbury -5/25/16- Over a dozen clergy were arrested , including Rev. John Gibbons from The First Parish in Bedford, .at the West Roxbury Lateral Pipeline construction site on Grove Street as they sat on the edge of the 16 inch gas pipeline being laid five feet below the street, and halted the work from being done. Boston Globe staff Photo by John Tlumacki (metro)

John Tlumacki/globe staff

Police break up protest at pipeline construction site

“The clergy will pray and sing until the police place them under arrest,” the group wrote in a statement before the rally.


// ‘I cook to talk about some of the things we don’t want to acknowledge’

Chef Tunde Wey’s traveling dinner series, “Blackness in America,” creates a space to discuss race, gender, sexuality, and more.


// It’s hard to make the NFL look serious about brain injury research

A scathing congressional report said league officials tried to influence a government study on football and brain injuries.


// 1986 Red Sox feeling the love of grateful Nation

The 2004 world champion Red Sox freed a lot of people, including the 1986 Red Sox.

// These are the top 10 concerts in Boston this summer, according to StubHub

The ticket resale service compiled the data of most-searched Boston-area concerts from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Opinion & Ideas


// The twin tests Donald Trump presents

Donald Trump’s ascension is both a public-affairs exam for the American public and a Rorschach test for the chattering class.

Life sciences

STAT, a national publication from Boston Globe Media Partners, covers health, medicine, and life sciences.

Ground Game

Ground Game

// Could N.H. share its presidential primary day with Mass.?

The GOP could significantly curb the influence of the four early primary states by linking them to a neighboring state.

The Big Picture

Mount Sinabung erupts

Mount Sinabung erupted violently in Indonesia this week, killing at least seven and forcing thousands to flee.

Globe investigations

// Private schools, painful secrets

More than 200 victims. At least 90 legal claims. At least 67 private schools in New England. This is the story of hundreds of students sexually abused by staffers, and emerging from decades of silence today.

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.

Design New England

Design New England

// When inspiration strikes

With their home as canvas, the couple behind KTII Design Group embrace the stylistic power of change.