Fires burn in Baltimore; National Guard called in

Firefighters battled a blaze in Baltimore after rioters plunged part of the city into chaos.


Rioters looted stores and hurled rocks and bricks at police hours after the funeral of Freddie Gray.

A woman carried her belongings as she walked over a collapsed house in Bhaktapur, Nepal.

Villages plead for aid as toll from Nepal earthquake grows

As the death toll climbed past 4,000, aid workers and officials pleaded for food, shelter, and medicine.

Dan Fredinburg (left) died while hiking Mount Everest. His ex-girlfriend, actress Sophia Bush, pictured, posted about him on Instagram Sunday and Monday.

Friends, family remember Google exec who died in Nepal

Actress Sophia Bush took to Instagram on Sunday to remember Fredinburg, her friend and ex-boyfriend.

The Mount Everest south base camp in Nepal is seen a day after a huge earthquake-caused avalanche killed at least 18

Climbers describe mayhem on Mount Everest

At least 18 climbers died and dozens were seriously injured after an avalanche hit, as dramatic details emerged about the tragedy.

04/27/15: Boston, MA: The Red Sox Pablo Sandoval tosses his bat away as he rips a fourth inning solo home run. Blue Jays catcher Russell Martin is at left. The Boston Red Sox hosted the Toronto Blue Jays in a regular season MLB game at Fenway Park. (Globe Staff Photo/Jim Davis) section: sports topic: Red Sox-Blue Jays (1)


Red Sox earn walkoff win over Blue Jays

The Red Sox allowed three runs in the first inning but won at Fenway on a single by Mookie Betts in the ninth.

AGAWAM, MASS - April 24, 2015 -- Worker power drills in a bolt along the track at the site of the new Wicked Cyclone roller coaster set to open to the public on Memorial Day weekend at Six Flags New England. -- PHOTOGRAPH BY NANCY PALMIERI

Six Flags updates Cyclone to deliver a more wicked ride

The Agawam amusement park has overhauled the a creaky wooden roller coaster that had begun to lose its luster after 30 years of operation.

The NFL has set up a Draft Town complex that splits Grant Park and Congress Plaza in Chicago.

2015 NFL Draft guide

Draft order, picks by team, draft history, and schedule info for this year’s draft in Chicago.

This Sept. 16, 2013 photo shows the ESPN logo prior to an NFL football game between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Pittsburgh Steelers, in Cincinnati. ESPN on Monday, April 27, 2015 filed a lawsuit against Verizon in an escalating clash over how the popular sports channel is being sold in a discounted pay-TV package. (AP Photo/David Kohl)

ESPN suing Verizon over unbundling of its sports channel

The move comes amid an escalating clash over how the popular sports channel is being sold in a discounted pay-TV package.

Boston Marathon bombing trial

Katherine Russell, widow of Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev

Mother of Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s widow says family disapproved

Judith Russell testified about how her family could only watch as the ties between her daughter and the older Tsarnaev brother deepened.

In a courtroom sketch, defense attorney David Bruck is depicted addressing the jury during the penalty phase in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

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Defense paints Tsarnaev as follower

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s lawyers called eight witnesses, all of whom testified about Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s commitment to Islam and strong personality.

Batali bursts into town with Babbo

Mario Batali’s arrival in Boston seems to cement the Innovation District’s transformation from grit to glitz.

Suffolk University selling two buildings, consolidating rooms

The move is the latest in a series of changes that have shifted the campus core from Beacon Hill to downtown.

Saugus teens released on bail in sex assault case

The victim had submitted a letter saying the incident, which was recorded and distributed on social media, was consensual.

Mary Bonauto

Bonauto to argue gay marriage case before Supreme Court

On Tuesday, Mary Bonauto will lead what could be the final fight in the battle she began in Massachusetts 12 years ago.

// Warren escalates fight with Obama on trade deal

Senator Warren is focusing sharply on secrecy and business influence surrounding the proposed international trade deal.

The Big Picture

 People attend a commemoration ceremony to mark the centenary of the mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman Turks at the Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex in Yerevan, Armenia, on April 24. The Armenian Apostolic Church on Thursday made saints of up to 1.5 million Armenians at an open air ceremony to commemorate their killing. (David Mdzinarishvili/Reuters)

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The big picture

Remembering Armenia’s losses

People around the world this week remembered the estimated 1.5 million Armenians killed over a two-year period.