Bryon Hefner pleads not guilty to multiple charges

The husband of state Senator Stanley Rosenberg pleaded not guilty to charges of sexual assault, distributing nude images without consent, and criminal lewdness.

Police found the body of 47-year-old Kimberly Mironovas early Sunday in her home in Litchfield, Maine.


Teens in Maine mapped out mother’s murder, court filings say

A 15-year-old with ties to Ashland is charged with murdering his mother in Litchfield, Maine, and two other teens are accused of playing major roles in the woman’s death.

// It was a friendly debate until Airbnb turned up the heat

The discussion over short-term rentals here had been largely civil — at least compared to lawsuits and loud protests elsewhere — before last week.

US Navy Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson, M.D., is President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Veterans Affairs Department.

Trump’s VA nominee faces claims of overprescription, hostile work environment

Lawmakers have also received claims that Dr. Ronny Jackson drank too much on the job.

President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron during a State Arrival Ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House Tuesday.

President Trump welcomes French President Emmanuel Macron at White House

The arrival was heavy on pomp, with nearly 500 US service-members from all five military branches participating in the ceremonial welcome.

People sign a memorial after a driver plowed a rented van along a crowded sidewalk, killing multiple people and injuring others, Monday, April 23, 2018, in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

Toronto driver charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder

A 25-year-old who plowed a van into a crowded Toronto sidewalk was ordered held as authorities investigated one of the deadliest mass murders in the country’s modern history.

The excitement of playoff hockey, like this Tuukka Rask stop on Auston Matthews, brought some respite to Toronto fans on a day of unspeakable tragedy in the city.

Tara Sullivan

Hockey brings a reeling city together

Canada’s national pastime gave Torontonians a brief diversion from the horror that took place on their streets.

State high court rejects challenge to charter school cap

The Mass. Supreme Judicial Court dealt a blow to advocates who have sought to lift the ceiling on the number of charter schools permitted to operate statewide.

Purse snatched from 83-year-old in N.H.; 10-year-old granddaughter chases suspect

The woman’s granddaughter refused to let the assailant make a smooth getaway.

// Near-standing ‘seats’ might be the awful future of flying

The next generation of airline seating involves standing in tight quarters.

// A pediatric researcher whose son died of progeria sees promise in new treatment

Dr. Leslie Gordon, whose son Sam Berns died at 17, hasn’t found a cure — but she’s convinced that she and fellow researchers have hit on a promising treatment.

// Coastal properties getting hammered on the market, too

The memory of the winter’s inundating storms hangs over water-view properties that once would command premium prices.

// Mitt Romney taunts Russell Westbrook during Utah playoff game

Mitt Romney, wearing a Mitt Romney jersey while sitting courtside, let Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook hear it on Monday night.

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Love Letters

It’s over. Cue the music

After a breakup, we should feel more and think less — so crank your playlist and let the emotions flow.

// Amazon begins delivery to vehicles

The company said it has started delivering packages in 37 cities to Prime members who own newer General Motors or Volvo vehicles with remote assistance systems.

Alex Speier

// Here’s why the Red Sox have been productive with the bases loaded

It’s not just about grand slams. The Sox are 10-for-21 with a walk and three sac flies, scoring 32 runs with the bases loaded.

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// Marcus Smart cleared to play in Celtics-Bucks Game 5

A final decision will depend on how Smart feels after a late-morning workout.

// Martellus Bennett balks at buckling up on a plane: ‘I’m a peacock you gotta let me fly.’

“I don’t get [why] flight attendants get so upset if you’re not wearing your seatbelt,” Bennett tweeted Tuesday morning.

// Tractor-trailer full of apples overturns on highway in Marlborough

A tractor-trailer carrying 30,000 pounds of apples overturned on interstate 495 in Marlborough at 5:20 a.m. Tuesday.


Chris Evans and brother Scott quizzed by Seth Meyers on ‘Late Night’

The two appeared together on “Late Night With Seth Meyers” and played a game Meyers calls “How Well Do You Know Your Brother?”

Former President George H.W. Bush greeted people who attended Barbara Bush’s funeral on Saturday.

George H.W. Bush hospitalized with blood infection

Bush was admitted to a hospital Sunday, one day after his late wife’s funeral. CNN reported that Bush was in intensive care.

// China is furious as a kangaroo at a zoo dies after being pelted with rocks

Visitors to a zoo in southeast China threw rocks at kangaroos, ultimately killing one, injuring another, and setting off a wave of public disgust and anger.

A new chapter in the story of a terrier who found adventure in Milton

One day, in the friendly little town of Milton, a mysterious visitor arrived out of the blue. No one could say where, exactly, the little dog had come from. But before long, they began spotting it all over town . . .


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// DEA plan to stem supply of prescription drugs draws skepticism

The DEA could be allowed to tighten quotas issued to manufacturers if it suspects supplies are being diverted for misuse.

Real Estate

Watch out for fees when renting an apartment

Elijah Botkin absolutely loves his apartment in the Fenway, but two weeks ago he did something few tenants in Boston’s extremely tight rental market would dare to do.


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