Bruins legend Ray Bourque arrested for OUI

11-14-2014 Boston, Mass. Over 500 guests attended Room to Grow Fall Gala held at the Cruiseport Boston, with special remarks by Hockey Legend Ray Bourque. Globe photo by Bill Brett

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The hockey legend and former Bruins player was in a two-car accident in Andover on Friday night.

More Brexit Coverage

Newspapers reporting on the pro-Brexit result of the UK's EU referendum vote and with an image of British Prime Minister David Cameron and Scotland's First Minister and Leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP), Nicola Sturgeon, are pictured in a store in Edinburgh, Scotland on June 25, 2016. The result of Britain's June 23 referendum vote to leave the European Union (EU) has pitted parents against children, cities against rural areas, north against south and university graduates against those with fewer qualifications. London, Scotland and Northern Ireland voted to remain in the EU but Wales and large swathes of England, particularly former industrial hubs in the north with many disaffected workers, backed a Brexit. / AFP PHOTO / OLI SCARFFOLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images


British vote suggests a possible reordering of power

The decision is being seen as an indicator of the challenges Western institutions and alliances are facing.

BOSTON, MA - 6/23/2016:Strong support from faculty on the front steps of the school for L-R Headmaster Lynne Mooney Teta and Assistant Headmaster Malcom Flynn. Faculty demand Dr Chang and Boston Latin School reject resignations of headmasters. Mayor Walsh held a closed door meeting and then spoke to media afterwrds. (David L Ryan/Globe Staff Photo) SECTION: METRO TOPIC 24BLS(2)

Superintendent to name interim headmaster at BLS

The Boston school superintendent also said he will start working with BLS to find a permanent replacement for the esteemed Lynne Mooney Teta.

Westport Police Department

Fire destroys 3 barns at Westport dairy farm

A fire ripped through the barns Friday night, as the owners frantically tried to save the animals and heavy machinery.

State trooper released from hospital following early morning crash

A state trooper has been released from the hospital after his cruiser was struck by a Honda Accord on Route 93 southbound early Saturday morning.

Man, 49, shot dead in Cambridge early Saturday

“This area is no good,” said a neighbor on Harvard Street where the man was shot. “At the end of the day, we’re scared.”

// 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.

// Police chiefs say ride-for-hire proposal does not protect public

The chiefs called for measures beyond those that lawmakers outlined, including a requirement that all drivers to be fingerprinted.

Taunton 10/01/2015 Steward has open a 25 millon expanded emergency room in Taunton at the Morton Hospital . One of the new rooms in the ER.Staff/Photographer Jonathan Wiggs Topic: Reporter

Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe/File 2015

No mercy in mental health system, even for children

One girl was recently stranded in the South Shore Hospital ER for 52 days, waiting for a miracle: a bed in an institution, her only path to treatment

Part 1

Psychiatric hospitals replaced by a failed patchwork of resources

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.

Bob Ryan

Coming to the defense of LeBron James

LeBron just had a series in which he led both teams in scoring, rebounding, assists, steals, and blocks.

FILE - In this Jan. 26, 2016 file photo, Roger Federer of Switzerland plays a forehand return to Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic during their quarterfinal match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft, File)

Roger Federer healthy, confident entering Wimbledon

“It’s a huge opportunity for me to maybe turn around the season,” said the owner of 17 Grand Slam titles.

Jay Bruce has a .281 average with 16 home runs, 55 RBIs, 17 doubles, and 6 triples.


15 hitters contenders could try to acquire at the trade deadline

Offense will be foremost on the minds of contenders, who will try to obtain hitters with track records.

BOSTON, MA - 6/24/2016: Paul Simon performs at Blue Hills Bank Pavilion in Boston on Friday, June 24, 2016. (Timothy Tai for The Boston Globe)

Paul Simon spans his career in show at Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

Paul Simon led a brilliant, eclectic band that played songs from throughout his canon during a concert Friday night.


What is it like to live in Hull?

Judeth Van Hamm was integral to preserving Hull’s past. Now she’s trying to protect its future.

South Boston- 6/25/2016 Steven Davis, the brother of Debra Davis who was allegedly killed by mobster Whitey Bulger, keeps track of the items sold at an auction held at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center to auction off James

John Tlumacki

‘Whitey’ Bulger’s slippers, rings and cat pictures fetch over $100,000 at auction

Some came for the slice of local history, others showed up to support victims and their families and one man just wanted to have a beer while wearing James “Whitey” Bulger’s slippers.


// Teammates forever have a special connection

The death of a friend is a reminder of the family-like bond all former teammates share.

The Village People performing at Kowloon Resturant in Saugus earlier this month.

This crowd has come to party like it’s 1979

A recent concert by the Village People was only the latest in a long line of vintage acts whose music has enlivened the dance floor at the Saugus landmark.

Globe All-Scholastics: Honoring the area’s best

See who earned Players of the Year and All-Scholastics honors for their performances this spring.

Opinion & Ideas


// 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?

Globe investigations

Families in fear

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

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ‘Spotlight’

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