Region braces for up to 18 inches of snow

Parts of Plymouth County and Cape Cod could see up to a foot and a half of snow, while 8 to 12 inches are expected to fall in Boston.

Snow fell in Jamaica Plain on Centre Street on Friday.

Boston schools to close Monday due to winter storm

The announcement comes as the region braces for a winter storm that is expected to arrive in Massachusetts as early as midnight.

Live updates: Super Bowl 50

The NFL’s championship is being played in Santa Clara, Calif. Globe sports reporters bring you the latest.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (back, L) stands with other former Super Bowl Most Valuable players during a ceremony held before the NFL's Super Bowl 50 football game between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos in Santa Clara, California February 7, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake


Tom Brady booed during Super Bowl pregame ceremony

Brady grew up in nearby San Mateo and is usually revered in the Bay Area — just not when Broncos fans take over Levi’s Stadium.

Beyoncé performed during the halftime show of Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara, Calif.

Beyonce announces 2016 Formation World Tour

After releasing a new song Saturday and performing at the Super Bowl on Sunday, Beyonce has announced a new stadium tour.

// UMass Dartmouth launches campaign to deter heroin use

After two apparent heroin overdoses, one fatal, the university is launching a campaign to educate the campus about the dangers of the drug.

UMass Amherst student dies after campus fall

James Tilley, 21, fell from the fourth floor of a building on the school’s campus, officials said.

// Citizen’s Bank robbed in Chelmsford Stop & Shop

The incident took place Sunday as customers were shopping for Super Bowl snacks.

Canton mourns after deaths of two from falling tree limbs

People met with grief counselors at an elementary school to cope with the loss of a 6-year-old girl and 48-year-old hockey and lacrosse coach.

The former Florida governor had the advantage of more TV spots on New Hampshire and Boston channels in the last two months than any other candidate in the New Hampshire primary.

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Bush TV ad spending in N.H. hasn’t paid off in polls

The numbers reflect one of the lessons of the 2016 primary: that bankrolling huge advertising buys has become less important than media coverage.

// After debate flop, Rubio seeks recovery on the campaign trail

The senator is facing criticism for clinging to his talking points during the final GOP debate before Tuesday’s primary.

Primary Memories

// At a humble kitchen table, Ted Kennedy plotted a comeback

The US Olympic hockey team found its Miracle on Ice in 1980. US Senator Edward M. Kennedy, huddled with advisers in New Hampshire that day, had no such luck.

General Electric’s LED lighting is among the divisions — in addition to energy storage, electric-car charging, and solar power — that are now under one corporate umbrella called Current.

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GE’s new Current division warms up to Boston’s clean-tech community

It aims to use high-tech solutions to help customers rein in their electric bills.

// For Valentine’s Day, a comic love story in ‘La Zombiata’

“La Zombiata,” produced by WholeTone Opera, will open Valentine’s Day weekend for three shows at the Davis Square Theatre.


// Single in the suburbs: the more, the merrier

While many eligible bachelors and bachelorettes rely on online dating services, some prefer to meet new people in group settings, doing activities they enjoy.

Ground Game

Ground Game

// In GOP debate, it’s a different Donald Trump

Trump’s tactic of mostly staying out of the fray is an indication that he may have evolved as a politician.

The Big Picture

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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.


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// 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.


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// Racing 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.



// Vocal member of Vatican abuse panel to depart

An outspoken member of an abuse commission headed by Cardinal Sean O’Malley said he won’t leave unless the pope asks him to.

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// 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.