R.I. girl with enterovirus dies of bacterial infection

It’s not clear whether there is a connection between the two infections, said the state health director.

Twitter, MIT launch $10 million social media lab

The five-year program is aimed at developing new ways to understand and use social networks.

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Aaron Hernandez’s top lawyer admitted he ordered a colleague to hand over his client’s cellphone before reading the warrant.

Bridgewater State didn’t tell students about alleged rapes

Two alleged rapes occurred on campus last month without any students or employees being notified.

Chris Gash

Magazine | The Education Issue

Are teachers really ready for the Common Core?

The controversial standards are about to be tested for the first time, yet questions remain if educators have been adequately trained.

Evan Horowitz

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In recent months, political scientists and professional pollsters around Mass. have been engaged in a tense debate.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/10/01/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/brady150-8656.jpg Tom Brady hopes Patriots problems are ‘correctable’

In the wake of Monday’s loss to the Chiefs, Brady was peppered with questions about the offense, and whether he’s past his prime.

The future of pushcarts at the marketplace is unclear under the current plans.

Longtime Faneuil Hall merchants worry about future

The operator of the property intends to begin dramatically overhauling the marketplace by next summer.

01printer - 3D printed sugar designs made by The Sugar Lab, a Los Angeles company that's part of 3D Systems. (3D Systems)

Is 3-D food printing the next microwave?

Scientists and engineers have developed 3-D printing to a point where the food version is taking shape.