Boston Marathon bombing trial

Survivor who lost both legs describes attack, aftermath

Jeff Bauman testified on the second day of the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial.


“I kind of made peace with myself,” Jeff Bauman said on the second day of the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

// Tsarnaev trial focuses debate on cameras in courtrooms

The much-anticipated trial is the latest high-profile example of what some consider an archaic tradition in federal courts.

The Delta flight was carrying 125 passengers and five crew members.

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Plane skids off runway at LaGuardia Airport

Passengers trudged through the snow in an orderly line after climbing off the Delta Flight.

// Jodi Arias spared the death penalty after jury deadlocks

The judge will sentence Arias to either life in prison or a life term with the possibility of release after 25 years.

Storm could dump up to 8 inches of snow on Cape, islands

Moderate to heavy snow will make roads slippery for the evening commute in the southeastern part of the state.

Aaron Hernandez (left) sat with defense attorney Charles Rankin as a photograph of tire marks was displayed on a monitor during the trial.

State trooper testifies about tire tracks at Hernandez trial

Tire tracks left at the industrial yard where Odin Lloyd’s body was found matched a car rented by Aaron Hernandez, the officer said.

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Open offices seem great — until you work in one

For years, this favored style of architects and CEOs has reigned supreme. Could that finally be changing?

// Fake Harvard rejection letter makes light of admissions season

A student at a Chicago school created a faux rejection letter that was widely circulated online this week.

BOSTON, MA - 1/26/2015: Patriot Vince Wilfork, gives fans a wave.....Mayor Martin J. Walsh hosted a sendoff rally Monday on City Hall Plaza for the New England Patriots featuring the head coach, team captains, and cheerleaders. Before they leave for the Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale, Ariz.,. Patriots chairman and CEO Robert Kraft, President Jonathan Kraft, and head coach Bill Belichick. Patriots captains Tom Brady, Dan Connolly, Vince Wilfork, Devin McCourty and Matthew Slater will address supporters on the upcoming game, which is slated for Feb. 1. (David L Ryan/Globe Staff Photo) SECTION: METRO TOPIC 27patsrally(1)

Vince Wilfork says Patriots won’t pick up contract option

The decision will make the defensive tackle a free agent eligible to sign with any team.

// Celtics close to signing JaVale McGee

The 7-foot center was waived by the 76ers after being acquired from the Nuggets prior to the trade deadline.

Evan Horowitz

// Will latest challenge to Obamacare affect Mass.?

If we had given up on our failing marketplace, we too would be risking a massive disruption to our health care system.


// Harmonix announces it will release Rock Band 4

The Cambridge-based developer said the sequel to the wildly popular rhythm game series will be out later this year.

Zac Brown leads the Zac Brown Band in concert at Fenway Park. Josh Reynolds for The Boston Globe (Arts , johnstonm)

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Zac Brown Band to play at Fenway again

Zac Brown Band, which played at the venerable ballpark last year, will be setting up in centerfield Aug. 7 and 8.

Double Shot

// Boston toddlers drinking coffee not uncommon, study finds

Is your baby having trouble sleeping? Here may be one reason: He may have half a cup of coffee in him.

// Wellesley College to accept transgender women

The school will consider for admission any applicant who “lives as a woman and consistently identifies as a woman.”

Marathon trial podcast

// Boston Marathon bombing trial podcast, cards

This interactive timeline highlights trial coverage and a podcast featuring Globe columnist Kevin Cullen and WBUR reporter David Boeri.



// May Boston’s space savers rest in peace

Pull something out of the house and into a parking space, and you know it might well disappear forever.

The Big Picture

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Globe photos of the month, February 2015

A look at some of the best work from Globe staff photographers last month.