John Fish, Chairman of Boston 2024, spoke with the Boston Globe editorial board.

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Boston 2024 declines to divulge fees to PR firm

The group said it was withholding details of its contract with Weber Shandwick until it develops a “protocol” for disclosing expenditures.


// Celtics’ season ends with playoff loss

For Boston, a season that was never expected to reach this point ended with the disappointment of a four-game sweep.

// Kevin Love says he thinks Kelly Olynyk hurt him intentionally

Love dislocated his shoulder early in the first quarter after getting tangled with Olynyk.

Orioles right fielder Delmon Young (27) scores on a Steve Pearce (28) sacrifice fly in the second inning.

Orioles 18, Red Sox 7

Red Sox get rocked by Orioles in second straight loss

The Red Sox had a rough series finale against the Orioles Sunday, falling 18-7 at Camden Yards.

A kit with naloxone, also known by its brand name Narcan.


What price is too high for a miracle drug?

In the midst of an opioid epidemic, Narcan is saving lives. So why attack the entrepreneurs who make and distribute it?

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They do: The scholarly about-face on marriage

A mood of cautious agreement signals the possibility of a rare detente in one battlefront of the culture wars.

 Principal Beryl New of Highland Park High School says the school’s funding is “a blatant economic status issue.”

Kansas tax fight echoes 1954 rights case

In the state where “separate but equal” died, the governor’s bet on supply-side economics imperils school gains.

// A remarkable turnaround at Regis College

Once on the verge of closing, the Weston school has launched a $75 million campus upgrade.

Three new Vermont restaurants worth drooling over

Get to Vermont soon to try out these new restaurants, in Brattleboro, Stowe, and Winooski.

Historians believe more than 1,800 lives were lost when the Sultana exploded and burned on the Mississippi in 1865.


8 reasons why we forget some historical events

Remember the Sultana? It’s the greatest maritime disaster in US history.

Concord-Carlisle High set to open

A 600-seat auditorium, a black box theater, and soundproofed practice rooms are among the features at the new high school.

kieran kesner for the boston globe

The $93 million environmentally friendly school will welcome students after nearly 18 years of planning, setbacks and construction.

Boston Marathon bombing trial

Kevin Cullen

// Dysfunctional, yes, but no excuse for Tsarnaev

Showing that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev grew up in a nutty household will not be his best chance at avoiding death row.

The interior of the US Penitentiary Administrative Maximum Facility is stark, quiet, and very clean.

Colorado prison is noted for isolation, security

The Supermax prison houses the worst of the worst. It’s the place Dzhokhar Tsarnaev may soon be sent.

Rescue workers removed debris as they searched for victims of earthquake in Bhaktapur near Kathmandu.

Niranjan Shrestha/AP

Death toll in Nepal earthquake rises to at least 2,500

Tens of thousands braced against terrifying aftershocks Sunday while digging for survivors in the devastation.

Boston officer on desk duty after shots fired near Fenway

The move comes after shots were fired early Sunday outside of a bar across the street from Fenway Park.

Woman killed in I-495 crash in Franklin

A woman’s car struck a guardrail on Route 495 in Franklin on Saturday, splitting it and killing the passenger instantly.

// Obama tosses zingers at press, political foes at dinner

The White House Correspondents’ dinner also featured a few barbs from host Cecily Strong of “Saturday Night Live.”

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)

David Mdzinarishvili/Reuters

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.