20 Hostages and six gunmen killed in Bangladesh attack

The Bangladeshi military said six of the seven attackers were killed in the rescue operation. The seventh was arrested.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during the opening session of the Western Conservative Summit Friday, July 1, 2016, in Denver. The summit, which brings together Republicans from across the West, runs through Sunday. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

David Zalubowski/AP

Did Donald Trump violate IRS rules?

When Trump won a bidding war over Tim Tebow memorabilia, he paid with a check from the Donald J. Trump Foundation.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/01/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/cohen-1936.jpg Why Trump is in trouble

He’s trailing badly in the polls, and doesn’t have the resources to easily make up the ground.

Senator Elizabeth Warren, Democrat of Massachusetts.

Does Clinton really need Warren on the ticket?

Not every Democrat is impressed with the Massachusetts senator.

David Weaver, an electrical engineer,  conducted a thermal test on a prototype at Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory.

Barry Chin/Globe Staff

In Cambridge, looking for life in deepest space

A team from Harvard is refining instruments that will power what will be the largest telescope in the world.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/30/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/turner063016BIZ12chinesebao19.jpg Tired of burgers? How about a bao.

BaoBao, an offshoot of a popular chain with 200 restaurants in China, is opening its first US outpost in Cambridge.

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The town says it will press its claim it has reached an acceptable affordable-housing threshold.

Opinion | Joan Fitzgerald

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/30/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/0630fitz.jpg Is Boston ready for climate change?

Sea-levels are rising, but the regulations around real estate development aren’t keeping pace.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/3cc9c5ca9b9c4bf68490a00c7971a88b-3cc9c5ca9b9c4bf68490a00c7971a88b-0-8702.jpg Mass. woman must stand trial in teen friend’s suicide

The Supreme Judicial Court unanimously approved the prosecution of a Plainville woman who allegedly convinced a friend to commit suicide in 2014.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/01/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/handout_02homicide02_met.jpg In R.I., an unpaid debt and a death in a cemetery

A dispute over an unpaid loan turned deadly in Tiverton, according to police.

Fourth of July

Tom Zamore of Brighton took in the view of the Hatch Shell before last year’s Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular show on the Esplanade in Boston.

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Behind the scenes of Boston’s Esplanade celebration

Two seasoned field generals turn the warm night sky over the city into stunning shades of red, white, and blue.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/01/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/WALKER_160701_02fireworksbargepic_9046x.jpg Fireworks producers promise a more ‘nuanced’ display on Fourth

Boston’s loudest, most colorful show of the year begins quietly, a few days before the Fourth of July.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/01/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/shark%20crop.jpg Shark experts launch ‘Sharktivity’ app for beachgoers

It was perfectly timed for the July 4, holiday weekend.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/22/BostonGlobe.com/Travel/Images/Summercamp_Guestroomseating.jpg Ready or not, chic comes to the Vineyard

An old Victorian hotel in Martha’s Vineyard is transformed into a boutique hotel with Scandinavian flair and midcentury design influences.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/03/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/greenhouse_06bls-8_metro.jpg System mulls changes to exam school admission rules

Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh says it’s premature to look at making any changes to admissions requirements.

The violations found by MLB occurred during the tenure of former Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington.

Red Sox penalized for international signing violations

Five prospects were declared free agents after the Sox were found to have circumvented the rules last year.

NBA draft coverage

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 19: Al Horford #15 of the Atlanta Hawks shoots a three-point basket against the Boston Celtics in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2016 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on April 19, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

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Celtics’ meeting with Al Horford went well

The Celtics’ delegation to meet Horford included Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/23/BostonGlobe.com/Travel/Images/03wiggs_rhodeisland_09833.jpg Keeper of the light — for a night

At Rose Island, you can stay overnight and indulge in lighthouse fantasies.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/22/BostonGlobe.com/Regional/Images/rathe_wayside_wew04.jpg Mr. Hawthorne will see you in his study now

Once home to some of Concord’s famous authors, The Wayside has reopened after major renovations.

Uncommon Knowledge

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/01/BostonGlobe.com/Ideas/Images/0703_UK.jpg Inclusion nurtures innovation

And more suprising insights from the social sciences.

Opinion & Ideas


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/03/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/160502_KDB_COLLEGE_DEBT_005.jpg Bureaucratic passive aggression only makes the student debt crisis worse

Many schools won’t provide official transcripts to students who owe them money.

Globe investigations

Families in fear

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

The story behind 'Spotlight'

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/18/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/spotlight-9497.jpg 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.