RMV says it sent records of driver in duck boat crash

Boston Duck Boat Tours regularly requested and received Victor Tavares’s driving record, officials said.

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A group of marine archaeologists believe there’s a hidden historical treasure deep beneath the ocean’s surface.

Boston charter school educator named state’s teacher of year

Sydney Chaffee is the first teacher at a Massachusetts charter school to win the honor, state officials said.

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John Mahoney of Roxbury was charged after allegedly pulling a rifle on the deliverymen and chasing them out of the home.

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For Mother’s Day, here are the promises I make to you, my dear friends with kids.

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A record number of out-of-state students, including hundreds from the Bay State, will head to Orono this fall.

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Mayor Walsh’s administration again refused to divulge if it had been served subpoenas, despite an order from a state official.

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Small Business Week celebrates big improvements

Robert Nelson, district director of the Small Business Association, talks health of local businesses, trends, and SBA financing opportunities.

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Young Davis Square condo stays true to industrial roots

The fourth-floor condo has a roof deck and exterior walls of glass.

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Word from the set is that David Ortiz will play himself in director Peter Berg’s movie about the Boston Marathon bombings.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2012/05/30/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/30radiohead1.jpg Radiohead breaks social-media silence with new song

After a tour announcement and an eerie weekend social-media whiteout, Radiohead has posted a new single with a suitably quirky video.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/03/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/150_michael_cohen.jpg Bernie Sanders declares war on reality

The Democratic presidential candidate has a new excuse for why he’s losing.

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Donald Trump is resurrecting accusations against Ted Cruz’s father, Rafael Cruz, saying that he was with President Kennedy’s assassin prior to his death.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/03/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/GOP%202016%20Cruz_DiNa.jpg Ted Cruz calls Donald Trump ‘amoral’ as Indiana votes

‘‘If Indiana does not act, this country could well plunge into the abyss,” Cruz said Tuesday.

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 28: Xander Bogaerts #2 of the Boston Red Sox returns to the dugout after scoring in the third inning during the game against the Atlanta Braves at Fenway Park on April 28, 2016 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images)

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Have you noticed how well Xander Bogaerts is playing?

The Red Sox’ shortstop has made a bigger impact than any other player through the first month of the season.

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“Waitress,” which premiered last year at Cambridge’s American Repertory Theater, was also nominated as best musical.

Ground Game

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/28/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/05276742.jpg The question that makes Cruz and Kasich squirm

Would Ted Cruz and John Kasich support the Republican presidential nominee, even if it’s Donald Trump?

The Big Picture

Globe photos of the month, April 2016

A look at some of the best images taken by Boston Globe photographers last month.