New rendering for waterfront towers is unveiled

Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

Donald Chiofaro’s plan involves a pair of skyscrapers — one clad in glass, the other in terra cotta — that would would rise to 600 feet along Atlantic Avenue.

Joseph Wood was executed Wednesday.

Inmate in Arizona dies nearly two hours after execution began

The inmate’s lawyers said he was “gasping and snorting for more than an hour” during the procedure.

TelexFree owners charged with fraud, conspiracy

A grand jury indicted James Merrill of Ashland and Carlos Wanzeler on nine counts in the alleged $1 billion pyramid scheme.

Boston deploys goats against poison ivy in Hyde Park

The city has enlisted the four-legged helpers to clear an area overrun with invasive plants.

The chalk board outside of the Somerville Market Basket showed support for Arthur T. Demoulas.

As business slows, Market Basket workers prepare for rally

Market Basket employees called for the “biggest and final rally” on Friday, the same day the company’s board meets.

Meet the Market Basket board of directors

Demoulas Super Markets Inc., which operates the 71 Market Basket stores, has a seven-member board.

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