Red Sox CEO Lucchino to leave at season’s end

Boston, MA - 06/05/15 - (2nd inning) A concerned Larry Lucchino follows the stretcher taking the fan out of the park. The Boston Red Sox take on the Oakland Athletics in Game 1 of a three game series at Fenway Park. - (), Section: Sports, Reporter: Julian Benbow, Topic: 06Red Sox-A's, LOID: 8.1.1046911126.

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Lucchino said his role as club president will be filled by Sox executive vice president and COO, Sam Kennedy.

A sailboat carrying the body of a man who appeared to be in his 70s ran aground at Lynch Park in Beverly on Friday afternoon.

Body found in sailboat was UMass Lowell professor

The body of Alexander Sachs, 76, was found on a 32-foot vessel that was ashored at Lynch Park in Beverly Friday afternoon.

Some believe Tom Brady has a compelling argument and a chance to have his suspension vacated; others believe he has no shot.

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

Brady’s suit is no slam-dunk, lawyers say

Some believe Tom Brady has a compelling argument and a chance to have his suspension vacated; others believe he has no shot.

The Longfellow Bridge is undergoing a restoration project that is scheduled to end in 2018.

State’s aging infrastructure worries businesses

Bridge, highway, and tunnel repairs are ongoing, but that work is making only a small dent in the state’s transportation needs.

Biden said to be taking new look at 2016 run

The vice president’s entry would upend the Democratic field and deliver a direct threat to Hillary Clinton.

Travis Roy counts being on this deck overlooking Malletts Bay as one of his joys.


Leading a purposeful life, chosen by challenges

Travis Roy has good genes, the passion and idealism of his great-grandfather, the unassuming wisdom of his great-grandmother.

Representative Seth Moulton spoke in his Capitol Hill office in May.

Seth Moulton comes out in favor of Iran nuclear deal

Rep. Seth Moulton offers a potentially key Democratic voice to one of the most controversial foreign policy debates in more than a decade.

The Prudential Center (left), the new Millennium Tower in Downtown Crossing (center), and the Marriott’s Custom House have all been granted tax breaks.

Boston Globe Photos

Boston is rife with untracked tax breaks

The city has granted some 140 tax breaks for about 600 parcels of land over the past several decades, a Globe review found.

Mr. Grossman developed a program that assisted tenants facing eviction.

David Grossman, lawyer dedicated to helping others, dies at 57

Grossman, of Newton, had directed the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau since 2006, providing free counsel to indigent clients.

This Belmont home was once a fire station. The truck bays are now a family room and garage.

Making new homes from old workplaces and more

Converting old churches, schools, firehouses, and office buildings into chic, sleek apartments, and condos has gone from quirky to trendy.


// Take away this bully’s badge

It’s hard to imagine Mayor Michael J. McGlynn welcoming Stephen LeBert back to the police force after what he did on Sunday night.

Boston, MA - 08/01/15 - (8th inning) It was hands out for a high five from Boston Red Sox third baseman Travis Shaw who hit his second home run in the eighth inning, this one a 2 run blast to go with his single and double for a grand debut in the big leagues. The Boston Red Sox take on the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 2 of a three game series at Fenway Park. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: Julian Benbow, Topic: 02Red Sox-Rays, LOID: 8.1.2353771858.


Red Sox win third straight game

Travis Shaw hit his first two home runs, going 4 for 4 to lead a resurgent attack.

Eastham and Orleans are divided on jurisdiction over a barrier beach known as the Nauset Spit, which originated in Orleans but grew over the Eastham border.

David L. Ryan/Globe Staff

On Cape Cod, shifting sands divide two towns

Eastham and Orleans are at odds over jurisdiction for the barrier beach.

New England Patriots quarterback Jimmy Garopplo, center, stretches with teammates during an NFL football training camp in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Patriots training camp report

Aaron Dobson comes up with the best catch of the day

He outjumped Darryl Roberts’s tight coverage, brought the ball down, and got his feet inbounds

Dr. Howard Jones explained the in vitro fertilization process during a news conference in Norfolk, Va, on Dec. 28, 1981.

First in vitro baby in US remembers Dr. Howard Jones

Elizabeth Comeau, who was born in 1981 as the first “test tube” baby in the United States, recalls her “Dr. Howard.”


The trick to making exercise a daily habit

A regular cue, such as exercising at the same time each day after work, can help make it an automatic decision.

Hike the Whites

Vote for your favorite White Mountains adventure

Voting is down to the final two. Cast your vote and see which hike makes the final cut.

Ground Game


// Conversations with the 2016 presidential candidates

The Globe’s James Pindell sits down with presidential candidates and hopefuls to discuss the race.



// With Widett Circle, can Mayor Walsh reshape Boston?

If the city’s failed Olympics bid accomplished anything, it was to kindle a conversation about the future of the circle.

The Big Picture

A cyclist crossed a bridge in Christian A. Herter Park on the Charles River.

Lane Turner/Globe Staff

Globe photos of the month: July, 2015

Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month including the Fourth of July celebration.



// CVS drives another nail in film’s coffin

The “1-Hour Photo” signs have come down outside CVS Pharmacy stores in Boston and throughout the US.


Margery Eagan | On Spirituality

Witnessing an abortion

With an abortion, there is no happy ending. That doesn’t mean the government should outlaw the practice.