Harvard endowment posts 15.4 percent gain

The nation’s largest university endowment had $36.4 billion in assets at the end of its fiscal year on June 30.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/19/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/tlumacki-blackstoneerikamurrayshorrorhome_metro1422}-10522.jpg Hearing tonight on Blackstone home where infants were found dead

The meeting, a joint session of the Board of Selectmen and the Board of Health, is slated for 7 p.m. tonight.

Radius Specialty Hospital laying off 350 workers

The company said it doesn’t have enough patients or money to continue operating.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/23/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/gsj1.jpg Pair found guilty in murder of pizza delivery man

The men were convicted of first-degree murder in the killing of a Domino’s Pizza delivery man in Hyde Park in 2010.

Stolen US-made equipment a key focus in ISIS fight

The Islamic State’s reliance on American-made equipment has highlighted concerns about plans to supply rebels in Syria.

Charlie Baker in his office at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care in 2005.

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Shirley Leung

Charlie Baker saved Harvard Pilgrim

When Baker departed as the company’s CEO, it was rated as the country’s best health insurer.

An iconic statue of a lion atop the Old State House on Washington Street in Boston was hoisted down from its rooftop perch for restoration.

Time capsule found inside Old State House lion statue

A sculptor hopes to find a way to retrieve the time capsule with minimal damage to the lion.

Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck believes draft picks Marcus Smart and James Young “can really add something to this team.” AP Photo/Steven Senne


Celtics brass tempers expectations for the season

Wyc Grousbeck and Danny Ainge didn’t make a big deal this summer but both said they like the players they have.

Xander Bogaerts and Dustin Pedroia take the field.


Projecting the Red Sox’ 2015 Opening Day roster

Outside of David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia, anybody could be moved for the right return.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/23/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/truedetective2.jpg Farrell, Vaughn set for ‘True Detective’ season 2

Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn will star in the second season of HBO’s ‘‘True Detective.’’


Book review

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/19/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/Merkin,Daphne(C)TinaTurnbow.jpg ‘The Fame Lunches’ by Daphne Merkin

Merkin’s essays showcase a fearless intelligence, although one that might be a bit too intense to take in all at once.