Group blasts Bridgewater State Hospital after patient suicide

The federally funded group called on Charlie Baker to transfer control of the facility from the Department of Correction to the Department of Mental Health.

// Court strikes down Texas abortion clinic regulation

The ruling marks the Supreme Court’s biggest abortion case in nearly 25 years.

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// Supreme Court blocks an entire anti-abortion strategy

The justices ruled that states can’t restrict access to abortion under the pretense of protecting women’s health.

No, domestic abusers can’t have guns, Supreme Court rules

The justices upheld the broad reach of a federal law that bans people convicted of domestic violence from owning guns.

// South Coast rail could cost $1b more than estimated

Consultants for the MBTA have raised their cost estimates for the project to extend commuter rail service to New Bedford and Fall River.

Brexit coverage

After Brexit vote, ratings agency strips UK of top credit grade

The decision from Standard & Poor’s is part of the ongoing fallout from last week’s vote to leave the EU.

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 27: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on June 27, 2016 in New York City. Markets around the globe continue to react negatively to the news that Britain has voted to leave the European Union. The Dow Jones industrial average was down over 200 points in morning trading. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

US stocks plummet as Brexit volatility grips markets

The British pound continued to fall and stocks plummeted again in the wake of the Brexit vote.


// Blame the voters for Brexit

The electorate should be held responsible for its bad decisions.

Injured state trooper to discuss Zambrano shootout

The trooper is recovering after being shot by Jorge Zambrano, who authorities say killed an Auburn police officer.

// Hernandez associate to plead guilty for role in Lloyd murder

Carlos Ortiz was charged with first-degree murder, but the Aaron Hernandez associate is expected to plead guilty to a lesser charge.

// Parents of toddler found alone didn’t come forward for nearly a day

The boy remains in state custody after he was found by himself at a Mattapan playground Saturday.

An established star such as Kevin Durant or P.K. Subban is what the Celtics and Bruins could really use.

Associated Press


Celtics and Bruins should go big or go home

Never mind team-building through the draft — our winter teams need to make a splash to get into title contention.

Nick Cafardo

// Xander Bogaerts made a pretty rare admission for a ballplayer

The Red Sox shortstop provided an update on his condition Sunday that could affect his playing time this week.

// Mobster faces charges in connection with 1993 murder

A New England mobster has been charged in connection with the 1993 murder of Steven DiSarro, whose remains were found in Providence in March.

Greg Skomal affixed a tracking device to an 11-foot great white Monday.

Second great white shark tagged this season

Researchers located the animal during an expedition near the Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge off Chatham.

// Google looks to clean up its lyrics

The digital giant hopes a new partnership will allow its search engine to provide accurate, licensed lyrics from more than 4,000 music publishers.

// VP talk over Elizabeth Warren gives Wall Street the jitters

Where the senator from Mass. lands at the end of the 2016 race has turned into a high-stakes parlor game for the business world.

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, accompanied by Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., arrives to speak at the Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal in Cincinnati, Monday, June 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Hillary Clinton offers effusive praise for Elizabeth Warren

Throwing clasped hands high in the air, the two women promised to ‘‘go big’’ and ‘‘go bold’’ to level the playing field for frustrated and angry workers.

FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2016 file photo, Maria Sharapova of Russia celebrates after defeating Belinda Bencic of Switzerland in their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia. Sharapova says she's headed to Harvard Business School while she serves a two-year doping ban. Representatives for Harvard and Sharapova didn't immediately comment Monday, June 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila, File)

As she fights ban, Maria Sharapova heads to Harvard Business School

The tennis star, who is appealing a two-year ban after a positive drug test, will participate in a two-week program this summer.

Love Letters

// Will he get better with age?

Will my boyfriend mature? Will he be able to see things for the way they are and not speak like a brainwashed teenager?

// Prince the cat once ruled the North End; now he’s memorialized online

To commemorate Prince, whom many likened to a dog for his outgoing personality, a digital tour guide will feature the feline fixture.

// After OUI charge, Ray Bourque pleads for privacy

The Hall of Fame defenseman called his arrest “unfamiliar territory.”

Opinion & Ideas


// Supreme Court ruling is no guarantee of abortion rights

That right to abortion survived today, but only because the drafters of the Texas law overreached.

Globe investigations

Families in fear

The state’s plan to close psychiatric hospitals has had unintended consequences.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ‘Spotlight’

“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.