With Romney’s departure, N.H. is anybody’s race

Interviews suggest that the Mitt Romney coalition, built over eight years, will likely diffuse among several candidates.

Jeb Bush and his grandfather, Prescott Bush, at Jeb’s graduation from Andover in June 1971.

George Bush Presidential Library

Jeb Bush shaped by troubled Phillips Academy years

Bush almost ran aground at the Andover prep school, and it would take four years for him to straighten out.

Mass. could see up to a foot of snow following Sunday storm

Meteorologists had enough confidence in the forecast to issue a winter storm watch for areas south of the Mass. Pike.

Car-sharing pilot may take precious city parking spots

Boston is launching a program that could gobble up at least 200 public parking spaces in an effort to promote car-sharing.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/01/30/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ShootingBrocktonmv013015-5A.jpg 2 brothers shot dead on Brockton street

Steven Afonso, 28, and David Afonso, 26, were pronounced dead at local hospitals, according to the Plymouth DA’s office.

Thomas Farragher

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/07/19/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/farragher_20140719.jpg A special place at Children’s Hospital endangered

One of Boston’s most treasured and least known green spaces, the Prouty Garden, is about to be bulldozed to make room for a hospital expansion.

The sale of South Shore Hospital in Weymouth was part of the proposed settlement.

Richard W. Green/South Shore Hospital

Partners ruling could have national implications

The decision rejecting Partners’ acquisition of three hospitals is casting doubt on expansion strategies at hospitals nationwide.

Super Bowl XLIX

Homeland Security agent Gabriel Gonzalez displayed counterfeit goods at a news conference for the NFL Super Bowl XLIX game.

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US agents tackle fake Super Bowl items

Authorized to seize counterfeit goods on sight, agents uncovered $100,000 worth of apparel last weekend alone.


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The Super Bowl is Sunday, but it’s Game On for the Patriots owner and the commissioner.

Tom Brady held the Vince Lombardi Trophy after the Patriots defeated the Carolina Panthers 32-29 in Super Bowl XXXVIII in Houston on Feb. 1, 2004.

Tom Brady surpasses his boyhood dreams

“It’s amazing, sitting here and thinking this is the sixth time I’ll be” playing in a Super Bowl, Brady said.

Team jerseys on game day are a must for superstitious fan Matt Quesenberry of Easton and his wife, Sara, and kids, Benjamin, 3, and Georgia, 15 months.

For Patriot fans, luck is just part of the game plan

Fans prone to superstitious thinking will be dictating who can sit where, if Mom can enter the room during a Patriots drive — even what the dog can wear.

D.J. Flaschen and his mother, Deborah,  at 3LPlace Life College Residence.


Making a place for disabled young adults to live, learn

A family’s project to help a son with autism highlights the lack of options for such young adults, a problem that is likely to grow.

Album review

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/01/21/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/Was8895804.jpg After a leak, Björk rush-releases her most personal album

Released suddenly on Tuesday, Björk’s “Vulnicura” chronicles, in devastating detail, the end of a romantic relationship.

Chris Laudani, a bartender at the Back Bay Social Club, shoveled snow from the Boston Marathon finish line.

Tsarnaev defense cites finish line shoveler in seeking venue change

The coverage of the man “symbolizes the unprecedented level of public feeling” over the Marathon bombing, attorneys said.


Bruce A. Percelay

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/01/29/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/oped_percelayCLR2.jpg A practical approach to middle-market housing

If Boston is to provide adequate housing for the backbone of its population, several parties need to make concessions.

The Big Picture

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The road to K-pop stardom

Some Koreans often put up with punishing schedules in the hope of one day making it big in the music industry.

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