MBTA officer accused of crude online post

The officer allegedly posted a photo of a man who defecated on the floor of what appears to be a T station.

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The cable giant said it expected to resolve issues by 6 a.m.

Brexit coverage

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The British economy is strong and will be able to weather the challenge, said George Osborne.

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The pound fell further against the dollar and US stock index futures slipped as Asian markets opened for the week.

Few know Angelo Tilas’s name, but many have benefited from his decades of wide-ranging work at the Hatch Shell and the Esplanade.

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One last Fourth of July for the maestro of the Hatch Shell

Keith Lockhart may conduct the musicians, but Angelo Tilas is in charge of a different orchestra — the behind-the-scenes operation.

Adrian Walker

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Ken Donnelly has been one of the most vocal advocates on Beacon Hill urging the state to take greater responsibility for mental health.

The parents of a toddler left by himself at a Mattapan playground Saturday were identified Sunday evening.

Toddler found alone at playground remains in state custody

The boy’s parents took almost a day to come forward, according to police.

Brigham and Women’s Healthcare President Elizabeth Nabel left a news conference on Friday.

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Mayor, Jack Connors credited for helping avoid Brigham strike

A deal reached in the wee hours of Sunday morning averted a nurses’ strike that could have paralyzed the hospital.

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Two suffered life-threatening injuries when counter-protesters clashed with members of a white nationalist group.

The Desperate and the Dead | Part 1

Psychiatric hospitals replaced by patchwork

Those most ill, including people at risk of committing violence, are far too often left in the care of almost anyone except the professionals that could help.

In this image released by HBO, Kit Harington portrays Jon Snow in a scene from

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A powerhouse finale for ‘Game of Thrones’

Fans will have a host of interesting possibilities to play around with during the many months until the show returns.

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Mosquito season has arrived in the state, ushering in worries about the devastating virus.

Sheila E paid tribute to Prince at Sunday’s BET Awards.

Tributes to Prince serve as a centerpiece of BET Awards

Sheila E, Janelle Monáe, Maxwell, and many others honored the music icon throughout the 3½-hour telecast.

Clay Buchholz got a quick visit from pitching coach Carl Willis in a three-run first, then threw four shutout innings.


Time for Red Sox to bring in outside pitching help

It’s not a manager problem, as some fans have suggested: It’s a personnel problem.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/greenhouse_tomato-1_business.jpg Chipping in to grow a better tomato

The sweet, tart flavor of a ripe tomato is one of those pleasures of summer. Just not to Rob O’Reilly.

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The move comes after Conn. lawmakers and tribes joined forces in a strategic move against the planned Springfield casino.

The first rule of knight club: Wear your armor

At The Knights Hall, enthusiasts in steel armor practice the medieval martial art of whacking opponents into submission.

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Pope Francis says gay people — and all the other people the church has marginalized — deserve an apology.

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Ten Boston Marathon bombing survivors visited an Orlando hospital to offer their support to eight of the victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting.

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More than 100 people attended a celebration for the Prudence Island School’s 120th anniversary.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/27/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/200_ray_bourque_062716.jpg ‘I am not happy about the situation,’ Ray Bourque says

The Hall of Fame defenseman was arrested Friday night in Andover and charged with driving while drunk.

Opinion & Ideas


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Women have the power to reject the misogyny of Donald Trump.

Globe investigations

Families in fear

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

The story behind 'Spotlight'

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