Boston Marathon bombing trial

With aunt on stand, Tsarnaev appears to cry

After weeks of showing little or no emotion, the convicted Marathon bomber was seen wiping tears from his eyes.

Photo of a younger Dzhokhar Tsarnaev presented during the penalty phase of the trial.

Ex-Tsarnaev teacher cites compassion in decision to testify

When testifying last week, Becki Norris told jurors that Tsarnaev was among a handful of students she’ll always remember.

Police tape surrounded a vehicle searched by authorities in Phoenix Monday.

Officials identify Garland shooting suspects

Elton Simpson and Nadir Soofi were identified as the two men who were killed after they opened fire outside a Muhammad cartoon event.

// Ex-principal investigated for ‘conduct complaint’

Police are investigating the complaint against Jonathan Pizzi, who resigned as principal of Needham High over the weekend.

// ‘Powerlessness’ has fueled protests, Obama says

President Obama spoke about recent protests as he announced the launch of a nonprofit to help young black and Hispanic men.

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Truck gets stuck under Storrow Drive overpass

A truck became stuck underneath an overpass late Monday afternoon.

// NYPD Officer Brian Moore dies from injuries

Brian Moore was shot while attempting to stop a man he suspected of carrying a handgun on Saturday.

Want to boost your child’s future earnings? Move to right county

Some Mass. counties contribute to income mobility, while others hinder it, Harvard researchers found.

In this April 20, 2015 photo provided by Paige Tatge, her mother, Barbara Tatge, left, kisses an unknown spectator in Wellesley, Mass., as she ran in the Boston Marathon. It's a tradition for male runners to kiss the women attending Wellesley College as they line the marathon route. Barbara made good on a dare by her daughter, Paige, that she kiss a man as she ran along the route. Now they would like to know who she actually kissed. (Paige Tatge via AP)


Marathoner seeking man she kissed hears from wife

The unidentified man’s wife said the attention was fun but that the couple wanted to remain anonymous.

Jordan Richards, Malcom Brown, and Shaquille Mason.

Meet the Patriots’ 2015 draft class

New England’s class includes 11 players drafted, eight on the final day.

Charleston, S.C.-April 9, 2015-Globe Staff Photo by Stan Grossfeld-- Tyler Tumminia, warms up before the Charleston River Dogs game.She oversees the business operations of four minor league baseball teams and co-owns a collegiate team

Tyler Tumminia has baseball in her blood

The wife of Red Sox GM Ben Cherington is the daughter of a longtime scout and oversees operations for four minor league teams.

Dan Shaughnessy

// Pedro Martinez as good as ever in his new book

The Hall of Famer tells it just as he sees it in his new book, which is due out Tuesday.

Petals were blowing off the trees in the Boston Public Garden around noontime Monday.

David L Ryan/Globe Staff

Temperatures in Boston hit 82 on Monday

Sunny, clear skies and warm weather are expected all week.

New Bedford group stays alive in bid for casino

The competition between Brockton and New Bedford for the state’s third and final resort casino license is still alive.

Environmentalists and solar power installers fear a halt in solar construction once the Eversource caps are reached.

Solar industry in limbo after task force’s divided report

The Baker administration has made it clear that it’s not ready to support an increase in the caps on net metering.

// ‘Mad Men’ at work: Joan’s career at a crossroads

In 1960, Joan got flowers from men who wanted her body. In 1970, she gets houseplants from women who want her business.

// Executive David Goldberg died after collapsing in gym

The SurveyMonkey CEO, 47, was exercising in a Mexican resort when he collapsed before he died Friday, a source said.


// Acknowledging animals as beings

Every species is unique and, like us, its members view themselves as such.

Marathon trial podcast

// Episode 25: Old friends, teachers remember Tsarnaev as ‘kind’

This interactive timeline highlights trial coverage and a podcast featuring Globe columnist Kevin Cullen and WBUR reporter David Boeri.


Opinion | James E. Canales and Jane Chu

// Development boom must include arts

Now is the time to embrace a more inclusive definition of the arts.

The Big Picture

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

Globe photos of the month for April

Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Boston Globe photographers last month.