Pause in Gaza conflict to last for 12 hours

The two sides agreed to the temporary cease-fire, which they said will last until 8 p.m.

Erin Andrews

Minihane suspended without pay for Erin Andrews comments

Kirk Minihane’s comments also led Fox Sports to pull its advertising from WEEI and its parent company.

“I treat the people in my office like this is a family,” Marian Ryan said.

Middlesex DA under fire for management style

Critics say Marian Ryan is putting politics before policies.

// Probation saga could be a boon for Charlie Baker

Republicans from William Weld to Mitt Romney have won the governor’s office by crusading against the excesses of Mass. Democrats.

Michael and Thia Philbin, with their children Mikey and Kinley, got a jumbo loan to buy their home in Wayland.

Rising prices, falling rates give boost to jumbo loans

As home prices in the region have soared, so have the size of the mortgages.

From left: Mark McNulty with one-year-old daughter, Molly, and Wen Farina with 10-month-old daughter Elena at Castle Island.

Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

Boston father’s group grows

The Boston Dads Group’s membership has soared from just a few initial members in October of 2013 to 130 members now.

The idea of the Cape Cod canal dates back nearly 400 years.

Cape Cod Canal’s centennial celebrates historic waterway

Simple maritime logic and topographic reality dictated the need for a canal.

Shirley Leung

// One way or the other, Arthur T. must return

Market Basket’s board needs to negotiate a deal everyone can live with. It cannot afford to keep the status quo.

// Market Basket board weighs buyout offer

The company’s board said it would consider Arthur T. Demoulas’s offer along with several others but gave no time frame for any action.