Verizon, striking unions come to terms

The two sides reached a deal in principle for a 4-year labor agreement.

Fans at Boston Calling last September. The festival will relocate to Allston in 2017.

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Boston Calling music fest relocating to Allston

The popular music festival will move to grounds owned by Harvard University, expanding its offerings to include a film festival curated by Natalie Portman.

Tricia Tarentino, widow of slain Auburn Police Officer Ronald Tarentino Jr., touches her heart as she makes a statement to news media, Friday, May 27, 2016, at his funeral in Charlton, Mass. Authorities said the Massachusetts police officer was shot dead during a weekend traffic stop. At left is Auburn Police Chief Andrew Sluckis. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Elise Amendola/AP

Widow of slain Auburn officer thanks supporters

Speaking before her husband’s funeral, Tricia Tarentino said it was amazing to see how Officer Ronald Tarentino Jr. was loved.

//[1].jpg Rocky times for Trump Shuttle included Logan incident

One of Donald Trump’s airplanes crash landed at Logan Airport in 1989.


// Forget Ohio—there are new swing states in 2016

The new map is mostly thanks to the unique nature of the match-up between the pair of New Yorkers.

// Officer in scuffle faced prior allegations of excessive force

The off-duty officer was captured on video roughing up a pedestrian who struck the officer’s car window with an umbrella.

// Boston Latin student had a surprise for graduating classmates

Students trickling into school Friday were met face-to-face with . . . their own faces.

// Anyone know Middle English?

The Massachusetts Historical Society is asking for help deciphering a document from 1337.

// How a member of North Korea’s Kim dynasty joined middle America

Kim Jong Un’s aunt, who once took care of him while he was at school, now lives the American Dream.

Foxborough. Ma- May 25, 2016-Globe Staff Photo by Stan Grossfeld-Abiola Aborishade of Attleboro a former Division III star receiver at UMASS Dartmouth has been standing outside Gillette Stadium almost every day since April 21st. looking for a tryout from the Patriots.

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Receiver-for-hire tries to catch Patriots’ attention

Holding fast to his NFL dream, Abiola Aborishade stands vigil outside Gillette Stadium, asking for a chance.

Alex Speier

// It’s time to replace Clay Buchholz in the rotation

The Red Sox have a better option than sticking with Buchholz, who ranks among the AL’s worst starters.

Christopher Muther

// Icelandair’s new buddy system better than a bag of pretzels

Icelandair introduces a first-of-its-kind program where travelers are paired with an employee of the airline to get a different perspective of the country.

Love Letters

// Should she tell his fiancee before moving on?

I found out a few weeks ago that he got engaged to someone that he has been involved with all along.

Johnny Depp with Amber Heard at the Venice International Film Festival.


Amber Heard claims Johnny Depp assaulted her

Things are getting ugly between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard. TMZ reports that Heard filed for divorce from Depp Monday.

Chance the Rapper performing in New York last October.

Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images/file 2015

Ty Burr

Growing appreciation for Chance the Rapper

You can’t touch Chance the Rapper’s new album, “Coloring Book” — literally, since it will never exist in physical form. But, Lord Almighty, can it touch you.

// Yes, UMass has a team ranked No. 1 in the country

ZooDisc, UMass’ Ultimate team, brings a 14-game winning streak into this weekend’s national championships.

Memorial Day

// Potentially record-breaking heat to persist for Memorial Day weekend

Boston and other communities could set new records on Saturday, forecasters said.

// Traveling this weekend? Here’s what to know

Your guide to a smooth Memorial Day trip.


// Grilled clams make pleasing a picnic crowd so easy

Three recipes perfect for a Memorial Day cookout — or any other day.

Opinion & Ideas


// Fixing airport security screening: No time to wait

As passengers wait and wait in airport security lines, a proposal by two senators deserves consideration.

Life sciences

STAT, a national publication from Boston Globe Media Partners, covers health, medicine, and life sciences.

Ground Game

ground game

// Why the State Dept. e-mail investigation really matters

The report could affect Hillary Clinton’s ability to pivot her campaign heading into the general election.

The Big Picture

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Obama’s historic Hiroshima visit

President Obama became the first sitting US president to visit the Japanese city, where he paid tribute to the 140,000 lives lost in the 1945 atomic bombing.