Roxbury toddler’s mother devastated after his death

Revere, MA., 02/05/16, Ashely Young describes the condition her son was in when taken from her ex-husband's house. She is the mother of the three year old Kenai who died after being in the custody of her ex-husband. After his death DCF took her other 2 children from her. Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

Kenai Whyte’s death is under investigation, and police have released few details about the surrounding circumstances.

Seven people evacuated after carbon monoxide leak in Charlestown

Firefighters were called when carbon monoxide alarms went off early this morning, and no one was injured.

// Canton girl, 6, killed when tree limb falls during snowstorm

A 6-year-old girl died after being struck by a falling tree limb while playing in her backyard in Canton Friday.

// Thousands without power after winter storm

As of 8 a.m., there were over 45,000 affected customers throughout the state.

// PR guru’s influence clouds dispute over Suffolk leader

University president Margaret McKenna planned to examine all of the college’s external contracts, including its longstanding relationship with Regan Communications.

// McKenna keeps job for now; board chief to leave in May

Suffolk University President Margaret McKenna will step down no later than the fall of 2017 when a new president will take over.

Noela Rukundo.


Wife crashes her own funeral, surprising husband who had paid to have her killed

Noela Rukundo sat in a car outside her home, watching as the last few mourners filed out of her funeral.

Boston City Hall.

Craig F. Walker/Globe Staff

64 City of Boston workers earn more than $250,000

The City of Boston’s municipal payroll swelled to a new high of $1.6 billion last year.

Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt, and Democratic presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton shake hands after a Democratic presidential primary debate hosted by MSNBC at the University of New Hampshire Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, in Durham, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Scot Lehigh

Sanders, Clinton are poised to fight it out on the national stage

Whatever happens in New Hampshire, Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton will continue their battle well into the remaining primaries.

// Some N.H. voters mull pick of party, not candidate

Independent voters are weighing how to use their vote most effectively, with many contemplating a kind of tactical strike on the GOP side.

// In N.H., GOP contest is tightening at the top, poll shows

Marco Rubio is rising, Chris Christie is falling, and John Kasich and Jeb Bush are holding firm, a new Globe poll shows.

One of the spa tubs at Rabbit Hill Inn in Vermont.

Rabbit Hill Inn

Cozy inns to make you love winter

A one- or two-night stay at one of these properties can help you associate warm feelings with the season.


//[1].jpg Joseph Gordon-Levitt joins Hasty Pudding celebration

About 200 fans gathered around a small stage near Harvard Square in hopes of seeing the actor in person.

// Stunning sunset following snowstorm

Friday’s snowstorm may have brought back memories of last year’s #snowmageddon, but it also brought with it the classic winter beauty New England is known for.

Youth football camp.

Derrick Z. Jackson

End youth football

Days before the Super Bowl, the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Big Pines in Marshall, Texas voted to stop tackle football.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 05: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a press conference prior to Super Bowl 50 at the Moscone Center West on February 5, 2016 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Eight takeaways from Roger Goodell’s state of the NFL address

The commissioner discussed the league’s marijuana policy, daily fantasy football, the Pro Bowl, and more on Friday.

Ground Game

Ground Game

// What is a N.H. independent voter to do?

Four days from the primary, there is no obvious path for them to take and no obvious candidate for them to back.

The Big Picture

Robert F. Bukaty/Associated Press

Primary push in New Hampshire

All across New Hampshire, crowds are gathering to hear and see the Democratic and Republican candidates for president before Tuesday’s primary.

Globe investigations

// Globe investigations and Spotlight reports

A look at high-impact investigations from The Boston Globe, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning report on abuse in the Catholic Church.


// Race to build mobile audiences in developing nations

Facebook, Google, and Boston-based Jana pursue strategies to connect consumers in emerging economies to mobile Internet -- and advertisers.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ‘Spotlight’

“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.



// Pope Francis meets Iranian leader to discuss Middle East

The meeting marked the first time ranian President Hassan Rouhani has visited the West since a landmark nuclear agreement with Iran last year.

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Globe Insiders

Design New England

// Immersed in the View

A seaside location sets the tone for a free-flowing master bathroom with partitions and angles — but no doors to restrict sightlines.