Arthur T. the sole bidder left for Market Basket

Both sides of the family are furiously negotiating to complete a sale and end the company’s daily losses, according to sources.

The boat left downtown Boston at 1:30 p.m. Monday and was scheduled to return at 4:30 p.m.. It docked just before 8 a.m. Tuesday.

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Stranded whale watch boat was in restricted area

One of the vessel’s propellers snagged a cable to a liquefied natural gas facility about 15 miles off the coast.

DeLeo defends $20 million renovations to House chamber

“We’ve got a lot of repairs that need to be done, anywhere from the roof to the floor,” the House speaker said.

Nathaniel E. Kibby appeared in court Tuesday.

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Bail for N.H. kidnapping suspect set at $1 million

Abigail Hernandez was present for the arraignment of Nathaniel Kibby, the man accused of kidnapping her.

The incident occurred at the corner of Massachusetts Avenue and Columbus Avenue about 10:05 a.m.

Bicyclist stuck under garbage truck rescued in South End

The bicyclist sustained injuries that were not life-threatening and was taken to Boston Medical Center, an official said.

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Gaza’s only power plant was shut down after the Israeli strikes.

Residents surveyed the damage after the tornado hit Revere on Monday.

Revere officials amazed no one was seriously hurt

“It’s really a miracle,” said Revere’s mayor of the rare tornado that heavily damaged more than 100 buildings.

Opinion

Cathy Young

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Both leftists and rightists see Putin’s Russia as perhaps the only force that can counteract American hegemony.

Books

Book Review

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/07/24/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/jamesleeburkecreditfrankveronsky.jpg ‘Wayfaring Stranger’ by James Lee Burke

In his dense new novel, Burke, author of 20 Dave Robicheaux mysteries and numerous other works, explores the very idea of sin.