Historian Bethany Groff Dorau unearthed the story of a diminutive pitcher on the Newburyport High School baseball team who fought and died in World War I.
At Wellesley, Clinton urges students to fight for truth, integrity
Although Hillary Clinton did not directly mention President Trump in her commencement address, she appeared to refer to his administration several times.
Nearly 74 percent of Massachusetts’ veterans are 55 or older, and the membership in traditional veterans organizations also has fallen.
Traffic was rolling slowly in some predictable places early Friday afternoon.
At this point, let’s just say that Saturday and Sunday will be better than Monday.
The people who work in the Globe cafeteria fed us and our sense of community. They shouldn’t be starved going out the door.
Ariana Grande says she plans benefit concert in Manchester to raise money for attack victims
Ariana Grande says she is planning a benefit concert in Manchester, England, to raise money for attack victims.
The luxury hotel announced the beloved dog’s death on Twitter Friday.
“Don’t worry, we aren’t going to kill the bears,” Governor Chris Sununu told a crowd at an event Thursday afternoon.
When a procedure turned what would have been a readily treatable cancer into a lethal case, Dr. Reed dedicated her remaining time to abolishing the medical practice.
The franchise sails along with returnees Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom, and Keira Knightley.
David Taber is now charged with beating his 88-year-old father and later driving head-on into a police cruiser as officers tried to arrest him.
Corey Smith allegedly forced one minor and two women to perform sex acts for a fee and kept the money for himself, federal authorities said.
Authorities said Devon Arthurs, a self-described former neo-Nazi and convert to Islam, fatally shot the men in a Tampa condominium.
President Donald Trump said Germans are ‘‘bad, very bad’’ for having a large trade surplus with the US, Der Spiegel reported.
The Red Sox shortstop was given the silent treatment, albeit briefly, after hitting his first home run of the season.
At 24, Rodriguez has been one of the most overpowering starters in the American League this season.
Traveling the world in search of good, sober fun
It’s a specialized but growing niche: alcohol- and drug-free travel.
Solange backs out of Boston Calling performance
Hours before the first act takes the stage, the festival announced that singer Solange will be replaced for the Friday night headlining spot.
The former president used to take heat for his golf habit. Not anymore.
The Peppermint Lounge mainstay is 76 now.
THINGS TO DO
The Globe’s picks for the best ways to spend your weekend.
President Trump managed to keep his cool on Twitter during the entire international trip.
Opinion | Anne-Marie Slaughter
Nongovernmental networks can solve global problems in ways that international diplomacy cannot.
Dr. James Holsapple had “vehemently objected” to doctors doing two operations at once.
An afternoon recap of the day’s most important business news, delivered Monday through Friday.
In America, everyone who has a cellphone thinks they are a professional photographer. They are not.
If you have been a victim or witnessed a hate incident, share your information here so we can investigate.
The woman had cancer, and she wanted to go back home to Brazil. There were so many obstacles, but also a path ahead.
Game 47: Mariners at Red Sox
A three-game Memorial Day weekend set vs. Seattle begins Friday at 7:10 p.m. at Fenway Park.
From horse track to a hub of housing for Suffolk Downs
New owners of Suffolk Downs envision a mega-development similar to Assembly Row and Boston Landing—only much bigger.
Gianforte wins Montana House race after assault charge
Newly elected Republican congressman Greg Gianforte apologized to the reporter he’s charged with assaulting.
Nation & World
Gunmen attack Christians in Egypt, killing dozens
Masked gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians, killing at least 26 people, including children, and wounding 25, officials said.
TSA will heighten electronics screening at some US airports
Passengers will be asked to send large electronics, including tablets, through X-ray screening separately from their carry-on bags.
With ‘The Americans,’ dour doesn’t mean disappointing
The season reflects the exhaustion of its main characters and the deep anxiety that goes along with Cold War espionage.
Leslie Odom Jr. of ‘Hamilton’ to sing with Pops on the Fourth
The Tony Award winner joins previously announced performers Andy Grammer and Melissa Etheridge as headliners of the extravaganza
“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.