Hamas rejects truce extension as Israel says rockets are fired

Hamas rejected the extension after Israel offered it, and Israel said rockets were fired from Gaza.

Hillary Clinton speaks of need for political compromise

Clinton appeared at a financial advisers’ conference in Boston and also spoke about American competitiveness with China.

Board members made their way into the Prudential Friday morning.

Market Basket board weighs buyout

While considering Arthur T. Demoulas’s offer, the board also urged employees to return to work, promising no penalty or discipline.

US evacuates embassy in Libya

US diplomats were evacuated to neighboring Tunisia under US military escort as violence by militias rose in Tripoli.

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Dan Shaughnessy

David Ortiz has Carl Yastrzemski’s endorsement

After Big Papi passed him on the home run list, Yaz had high praise for the designated hitter.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/07/26/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/450618136.jpg Red Sox trade Jake Peavy to Giants

The Red Sox will receive a pair of minor leaguers in exchange for the starting pitcher.

Thomas Farragher

An enduring affection for classic rock’s America

The Globe once called them the high priests of soft rock, and it wasn’t meant entirely as praise.


movie review

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/07/17/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/AMWM-01256.jpg Hoffman shines in ‘A Most Wanted Man’

The adaption of John le Carré’s best-selling novel is Philip Seymour Hoffman’s last leading role before his death.