Storm on Sunday expected to bring 3 to 6 inches of snow

Ellen Shultz of South Boston and Doris Rooney of Weymouth ate hot dogs as Sullivan's opened in South Boston on Saturday.

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Snow is expected Sunday afternoon into Monday morning. Despite the forecast, South Boston’s iconic Sullivan’s opened its doors.

Youth hockey team, staff escape roof collapse at rink in Canton

The roof on a Canton ice rink collapsed this morning during a youth hockey team’s practice, but no one was injured, police said.

Female lawyers challenge ‘invasive’ searches at prisons

Several lawyers said prison officials in Norfolk had asked them to show their bras to prove they had no contraband.

Michelle Carter (left) allegedly texted back-and-forth with Conrad Roy III in the minutes before Roy killed himself.

Plainville teen accused of urging friend to kill himself

Michelle Carter, 18, allegedly told Conrad Roy III to “get back in” his truck when he had second thoughts.

// Baker’s choice to review T quits amid money woes

Paul Barrett, Governor Baker’s pick to lead an MBTA review, resigned after the Globe raised questions about his financial troubles.

Horses left the gate for the last race at Suffolk Downs last year.

John Tlumacki/Globe staff

Deal struck for horse racing at Suffolk Downs

Despite the agreement, “several steps” are needed before racing can return, said the president of a group that represents owners and trainers.

// After Homeland Security vote, GOP path is unclear

Congress extended funding for the Department of Homeland Security for a week, but Republicans will soon have to fight that battle again.

William B. Rogers Middle School lost nearly 200 students, a 40 percent drop, since 2012.

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

5 Boston schools recommended for closing

Two schools in Hyde Park, and schools in West Roxbury, South Boston, and Jamaica Plain face the ax under the city’s plan.

Senator Elizabeth Warren attends a US Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing Feb. 24.


Can Elizabeth Warren be the new Ted Kennedy?

The senator has yet to grab hold of the deal-making piece of Kennedy’s mantle.

// Snow anxiety hitting home for many

The stricken are consumed with thoughts of ice dams, water damage, snow-burdened roofs, and getting a roofer to return a call.

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Travel is no vacation when couples clash

Opposites may attract, but that attraction can make for some very stressful moments when deciding what to do, where to go, and how to pace a trip.

Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred.

MLB commissioner responds to David Ortiz’s complaints

Rob Manfred does not foresee severe disciplinary actions this season on pace-of-play rules.

Nichols balances country tradition, modern sound

A chat with country singer Joe Nichols, who plays the House of Blues in support of latest album, “Crickets.”

David Avery and Jovan Tanasijevic of the Somerville photography firm Above Summit, with an eight-rotor drone made by DJI. It sells for about $2,300.

Drone companies entering Wild West phase

the companies are taking flight even as they wait for the Federal Aviation Administration to adopt rules for commercial use.

Boston Ballet’s 2015-2016 season announced

The season features the return of John Cranko’s “Onegin,” and world premieres by Karole Armitage and Boston Ballet principal guest artist Yury Yanowski.

The Big Picture

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Roll out the barrels

As demand for oil rises, photographers worldwide document how the barrels are used once the fuel is gone.