The Bella Bond trial

McCarthy gets life for murder of Bella Bond

Michael McCarthy will be eligible for parole in 20 years for killing the 2-year-old.

James Isaac, center, stood in the courtroom during his arraignment at the Boston Municipal Court.

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Roxbury man charged with damaging Holocaust Memorial

The man allegedly used a large rock to destroy a pane of glass that was etched with the numbers tattooed onto the arms of Jews murdered in Nazi death camps.

Rabbits are hopping all over

They’ve been spied hopping near grassy lots in Southie, hiding under cars in Somerville, and strutting past the red-brick townhomes in Back Bay.

// Boston police sergeant charged with evading TSA security at Logan

Bruce Smith repeatedly claimed he was on official police business in order to fly with a firearm, officials said.

// LePage to tourists: Maine government may shut down, but parks won’t

Governor Paul LePage predicted Tuesday that parts of state government will shut down this weekend because of a lack of a new state budget.

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// The Massachusetts miracle: Rich and thriving

Not only are we one of the richest states in the union, but we’re also among the most economically resilient, having bounced back quickly from the recession of 2007-2009.

// Senate leaders scramble for deal on health care bill

Mitch McConnell was conducting non-stop negotiations, but there was little evidence he would be able to get a new version by the end of the week.

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Living every day on a high note

Fourteen-year-old Tom Geraci is legally blind and on the autism spectrum. But none of the challenges he’s faced have dulled his spirit. Rather, they’ve given him something to sing about.

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After photos of 15-pound lobster went viral, Christopher Stracuzza served it up for a feast with friends.

Christopher Stracuzza

‘Dude, your lobster is all over the Internet’

A Georgia man is steaming mad that the TSA shared a picture of his 15-pound lobster on social media, calling it an invasion of privacy.


Donald Trump hates Fake News, except when it hangs on his wall

Oh, the irony.

//[1]-2363.jpg President Trump tells Irish reporter she has a ‘nice smile’ during call to Irish PM

RTÉ news journalist Caitriona Perry called the interaction “bizarre” in a tweet posted alongside video Tuesday afternoon.

// The video for ‘Immigrants’ from the Hamilton Mixtape just dropped

It comes just a few days after the Supreme Court paved the way for much of President Trump’s travel and refugee ban to go into effect.

Shirley Leung

Shame on Yahoo’s Mayer for saying we shouldn’t blame Kalanick for Uber’s culture

Just as infuriating is Mayer at the same Stanford talk trying to paint what happened to Kalanick as typical for a startup.

A branch of Filson, one of three retailers opening in the Seaport in the coming months.

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Bonobos, Filson, and Mr. Sid to open in Seaport

The three retailers will join new-to-the-neighborhood brands like L.L. Bean and Bluemercury.

// Celtics may be angling for both Gordon Hayward and Paul George

The acquisitions would require a lot of roster shuffling and the loss of at least one key rotation player.

// A hidden bar lies behind the walls of Red Hat’s new Fort Point office

The North Carolina-based software firm has relocated its worldwide executive briefing center to A Street in the Fort Point section of South Boston.

// So can you fall in love with anyone?

Can a list of 36 questions created by a phsychologist really induce a lasting, loving bond in a couple? Meredith Goldstein wants to know.

Actress Eliza Dushku


Eliza Dushku-produced ‘Mapplethorpe’ to begin filming

The actress and Watertown native has been trying to make a movie about the controversial photographer for over a decade.


// Mass. Historical Society names new president

Catherine Allgor, who succeeds the retiring Dennis Fiori, was appointed after what MHS trustees say was an “exhaustive national search.”


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Boston is the worst-driving major city in America, insurance company says

Boston loves being first in things, so here’s another. Among 200 major U.S. cities, Boston drivers were the most likely to be involved in an accident in 2017, according to a study of Allstate claims data released by the insurance company Tuesday. Put another way, the worst drivers in the country — at least among […]