Gun charge tied to Collier shooting, lawyer says

The gun charge that Stephen Silva, a friend of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, faces is connected to the shooting death of MIT officer Sean Collier, Silva’s lawyer said.

Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

New rendering for waterfront towers is unveiled

Donald Chiofaro’s plan involves a pair of skyscrapers — one clad in glass, the other in terra cotta — that would would rise to 600 feet along Atlantic Avenue.

Joseph Wood was executed Wednesday.

Inmate in Arizona dies nearly two hours after execution began

The inmate’s lawyers said he was “gasping and snorting for more than an hour” during the procedure.

Dustin Pedroia’s slugging percentage has dropped every season since he was at .493 in 2010. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

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PETER ABRAHAM | ANALYSIS

Dustin Pedroia’s dip brings caution to long-term deals

Since signing his contract extension last July, Pedroia has hit .278 with a .723 OPS over 157 games.

The chalk board outside of the Somerville Market Basket showed support for Arthur T. Demoulas.

As business slows, Market Basket workers prepare for rally

Market Basket employees called for the “biggest and final rally” on Friday, the same day the company’s board meets.

Meet the Market Basket board of directors

Demoulas Super Markets Inc., which operates the 71 Market Basket stores, has a seven-member board.

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The European soccer powers are squaring off in a friendly match. Rob Harms has the latest news.

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SCOT LEHIGH

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The US needs to speak with force about the evidence surrounding Russia’s role in the downed jetliner and its role in fueling the war in Ukraine.

BetaBoston

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Scott Kirsner thinks Boston can and should aspire to play at a major league level in tech.