Does process meant to expedite T projects work?

The MBTA had a rough start with “design-build,” but consultants recommend it use the method again for the Green Line extension.

// Ouster at TSA comes as long airport lines continue

A House committee said the head of the agency’s security operations has been replaced.

Tragedy in Auburn

// Suspect in Auburn case had attacked other officers

Jorge Zambrano assaulted a Worcester police officer four months ago, his third such alleged attack.

// Accused killer had long history with police

Jorge Zambrano tried to use his pit bull against an officer in January, a move that echoes how he fought troopers Sunday, police say.

Roslindale, Ma., 05/25/16, A fire behind the Charles Sumner Elementary School was set on fire. Crews began to clean it up as students began to arrive at the school. Globe staff/Suzanne Kreiter.

Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

Playground near Roslindale school set on fire, firefighters say

Flames from the burning equipment extended into surrounding trees, causing electrical power lines to arc and throw off sparks.

// Bill Cosby faces key hearing in sex-assault case

The preliminary hearing in a Penn. court will determine whether prosecutors have enough evidence to send the 78-year-old to trial.

// Cause of EgyptAir crash remains unknown

Conflicting reports add to speculation about what brought down the Paris-to-Cairo flight.

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Wahlbergs serve up family pride at Wahlburgers

Wahlburgers, the successful burger restaurant chain founded by Mark, Donnie, and Paul Wahlberg, owes more to good food and branding than celebrity.

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Protestors hold up signs in protest of a visit by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in Eugene, Ore. Friday, May 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang)

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Still panicked about Trump? Don’t be

The latest polls show Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton running neck-and-neck, but don’t believe the hype.

ground game

// Why Donald Trump keeps talking about Bill Clinton

Trump “goes there” on the Clintons’ well-documented past.

Mark Avery (right) posed with Joe Kapper at Security Aviation Inc. in Anchorage.

Melissa Campbell/Alaska Journal of Commerce/AP/File 2005

Reporter’s Notebook

How to squander $52m of charitable money in 6 months

Mark Avery, cited in a 2003 Globe Spotlight investigation, was sentenced to 13 years in prison Monday in the biggest private fraud case in Alaska history.

// Patriots draft pick’s reading goes beyond the playbook — way beyond

Malcolm Mitchell asked to join a book club of women in their 40s, 50s, and 60s, and he’s been all in ever since.

Peter Abraham

// Ranking the Red Sox: Who are the most valuable players?

With a quarter of the season in the books, let’s review every player’s performance so far.


// David Ortiz’s age-defying feats are extraordinary

At this rate, Ortiz could wind up in the rarefied company of Ruth and Gehrig in extra-base hits.


With a basketball court and pool, it’s game time at this ranch

Get ready to play at this hilltop ranch in Woburn.

// Experts split over health concerns from lead in schools’ water

Some experts are concerned, others not so much, about the lead-contaminated water found flowing from drinking fountains at Boston schools.

Newly minted local college graduates take part in the annual Toss Your Caps class photo Friday, May 8, 2015, on the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Don’t get tongue-tied: This program knows how to pronounce names

The perennial graduation season problem led Praveen Shanbhag to create NameCoach, a program that provides audio tutorials.

Opinion & Ideas

Opinion | Jon Friedman

// Bob Dylan’s relentless reinvention

What the 75-year-old musician can teach us about starting over.

Life sciences

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

Ground Game

Ground Game

// Why party unity is overrated in this election

The rule about candidates getting the entire party to fight for them after a bruising primary might be tossed out of the window.

The Big Picture

Dina Rudick/Globe Staff

In search of sanctuary

The pews grew emptier and emptier. Until at last they realized: the Congregational Church of West Medford was dying.

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.