District finds BLS mishandled racially charged incidents

Investigators have determined that several racially charged incidents involving BLS students were mishandled by school administrators.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/22/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/bandw-5972-6170.jpg No deal for Brigham, nurses

Negotiators from Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the union representing its 3,300 nurses again failed to reach a contract agreement Friday.

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community of Boston hosted an Iftar dinner with a reception, guest speakers, and an introduction to Islam at the Sharon Community Center. From left to right, Dr. Amer Malik, Sharon police Lieutenant Donald Brewer, and Nasir Rana greet one another.

Debee Tlumacki for The Boston Globe

Breaking bread together, for understanding and peace

At a recent interfaith dinner in Sharon, guests and hosts chatted at their tables about the topics of the hour -- religion, diversity, acceptance.

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A Newton real estate developer and activist, frustrated by Congressional inaction on gun control, said Friday.

Stanley J. Kopec Jr., bottom row, second from the left, and Dan Shaughnessy, top row, second from the last on the right.

Courtesy of Dan Shaughnessy


Teammates forever have a special connection

The death of a friend reminds the writer of the family-like bond all former teammates share.

Man is fatally shot in Mattapan

A man believed to be in his 40s was shot and killed in Mattapan Friday afternoon, according to Boston police.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/AFP_AF1ET.jpg On eve of Bulger auction, victims start to get share of seized money

The families of James “Whitey” Bulger’s victims will each receive a little over $39,000 this week.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/20/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/DLR22014A.jpg The MFA’s got it; now it’s flaunting it

The Museum of Fine Arts has rehung several major galleries for painting and sculpture, and the museum already seems rejuvenated.

Two people hold an European Union and United Kingdom at the castle of Hardelot, the cultural center of the Entente Cordiale (the colonial-era promise of cross-channel friendship between Britain and France). Britain has voted to break out of the European Union, striking a thunderous blow against the bloc and spreading panic through world markets on June 24, 2016 as sterling collapsed to a 31-year low. / AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUENPHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images



Can the UK get a redo?

We’re already seeing some buyer’s remorse set in. Shouldn’t the nation have a chance to reconsider?


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/AFP_CC6DJ.jpg Britain’s democratic failure

This isn’t democracy; it is Russian roulette for republics.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/07/BostonGlobe.com/Regional/Images/dtlumacki_sosculpture_reg01.jpg Quincy dedicates granite sculpture to local educators

The 7-foot, 9-ton granite sculpture honors one educator in particular, the late Bruce McDonald, who worked at Quincy High School for 31 years.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/farragher-11346.jpg The night the president came to visit

The president was coming to spend the night and Kay Thompson was a nervous wreck.

People gather at a café in Melbourne where conversation
is as much a focus as the coffee.

Across the globe, coffee comes with conversation

Coffee-centric destinations such as Melbourne, Seattle, Oregon’s Portland, and even Columbus now have café tours organizers say primarily attract travelers.

Red Sox 8, Rangers 7

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/25/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/cd5b55870d9c49d09ece95c81e81bd8d-cd5b55870d9c49d09ece95c81e81bd8d-0.jpg Mookie Betts leads Red Sox’ ninth-inning rally

The Red Sox were down, 6-0, after three innings, with starter David Price getting rocked by the Rangers

Part 1

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/25/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/spotlight150x150-5331asdf.jpg Families in fear

Closing psychiatric hospitals seemed humane, but the state failed to build a system to replace them.

Opinion & Ideas


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/542740902.jpg Brexit —a stern rebuke to arrogant elites

The EU has not listened to its constituents and is now paying the price for its arrogance.

Ground Game

ground game

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/23/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/2016-06-20T190050Z_1317327_D1AETLATQGAA_RTRMADP_3_USA-ELECTION-SANDERS.jpg Where does Bernie Sanders go from here?

In the short term, his choice is simple, but the long-term prospects are more interesting for Sanders.

Globe investigations

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/09/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/spotlight9090-10654.jpg Private schools, painful secrets

More than 200 victims. At least 90 legal claims. At least 67 private schools in New England. This is the story of hundreds of students sexually abused by staffers, and emerging from decades of silence today.

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.

Design New England

Design New England

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/06/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/low_res.png ‘This is home’

Keith Leblanc and Kelly Monnahan create a haven for themselves, family, and friends in the piney hills of outer Cape Cod.