Flight delays rise as Logan Airport rebuilds a runway

The number of delayed flights into and out of Logan airport increased substantially in the past week after one of the main runways was shut.

According to CNBC, the price of a single bitcoin has recently soared to $2,200 from just $0.003 seven years ago.

Bitcoin soars: $100 in 2010 is worth $75 million today

So what’s driving the run up in price? President Trump, new legislation in Japan, and a recent global malware attack may all be factors.

From the archives | May 26, 1977

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It’s been 40 years since ‘Star Wars’ premiered in theatres. Here is what the Globe originally thought of the film.

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David L. Ryan/Globe Staff

What does a guy have to do to get a jaywalking ticket?

In Boston, the jaywalking ticket — which comes with a mammoth fine of $1 — has proven so elusive that it borders on myth.

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Stephen Cass said he lost his job after complaining about unequal treatment of boys and girls sports teams.

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No students were suspended or expelled due to the incident, which came to symbolize a lack of tolerance for conservative ideas on some campuses.

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Later on Thursday, the chancellor will also meet current US President Donald Trump.

Manchester Explosion

Ballons and flowers are seen in Albert Square in central Manchester, northwest England on May 24, 2017, placed in tribute to the victims of the May 22 terror attack at the Manchester Arena. Police on Tuesday named Salman Abedi -- reportedly British-born of Libyan descent -- as the suspect behind a suicide bombing that ripped into young fans at an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena on May 22, as the Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the carnage. / AFP PHOTO / Chris J RatcliffeCHRIS J RATCLIFFE/AFP/Getty Images


Two more arrested in Manchester; UK blasts US on leaks

Greater Manchester Police say two men were arrested overnight in Manchester and in the Withington area in the south of the city.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/05/17/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/greenhouse_Charlestown-6_business.jpg NIMBYism shouldn’t stall Charlestown project

This is not your standard NIMBYism.

The Trump presidency

Alan Dershowitz Alan Dershowitz, American lawyer, speaking at the Oxford Union against Peter Tatchell, human rights campaigner, in a debate entitled

Associated Press

Is Alan Dershowitz defending Trump? Not quite, he says

The liberal defense lawyer seems to be defending President Trump in his public comments. But, he says, he’s just being consistent.

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The Russians focused on Paul Manafort, who was Trump’s campaign chairman at the time, and Michael Flynn, who was a campaign adviser.

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Congressional candidate Greg Gianforte is being charged with misdemeanor assault after a reporter said the Republican ‘‘body-slammed him.’’

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 04: (L-R) U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), President Donald Trump, Speaker of the House Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) and House Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) participate in a Rose Garden event May 4, 2017 at the White House in Washington, DC. The House has passed the American Health Care Act that will replace the Obama era's Affordable Healthcare Act with a vote of 217-213. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

GOP health care bill casualty? Insurers markets

Tying insurance to employment keeps people stuck in bad jobs and ensures that every recession brings a wave of newly uninsured people.

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Sean Hannity is not happy with Media Matters for America.

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“I am shocked that you cannot come up with one example of discrimination that you would stand up for students,” US Representative Katherine Clark said.

An American flag flies over PNC Park during a baseball game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Milwaukee Brewers in Pittsburgh, Sunday, May 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Yvonne Abraham

What’s your American Dream Score?

A new online quiz can give you a summary of the factors that contribute to your success, and those that hold you back.

Susan Demetri

North Reading’s Nana awaits her crowning moment

The 13-year-old chocolate lab is one of four finalists for the title of queen in the Grey Muzzle Organization’s virtual Senior Dog Prom.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/05/24/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/blanding05241725allyYates5Liv.jpg ‘Defining moments often don’t come with a warning’

Sally Yates shared some hard-earned wisdom with Harvard Law School graduates yesterday.

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Mark Zuckerberg is giving a commencement address at Harvard, where he dropped out 12 years ago.


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In America, everyone who has a cellphone thinks they are a professional photographer. They are not.


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If you have been a victim or witnessed a hate incident, share your information here so we can investigate.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/05/23/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/Trump.png Trump used to be more articulate. What could explain the change?

STAT asked experts to compare Trump’s speech from decades ago to that in 2017. All noticed a deterioration.