The boy who burned inside

There was no one to protect Marco Flores, and, just 9 when it started, he couldn’t protect himself. But then one day he realized that others he loved were in danger, and that it was up to him to end it. By Maria Cramer

// Brady’s consumer appeal now on par with Bill O’Reilly

In the wake of Deflategate, Tom Brady’s appeal is now closer to an image-challenged lot headlined by Martha Stewart and Dane Cook.


// What’s next for Tom Brady with his Deflategate appeal?

Brady has been quiet since the punishment was handed down nearly two weeks ago.


// What makes shows like ‘Mad Men’ so great?

What is the tie that binds “Mad Men,” “The Wire,” and others that puts them in a more rarefied group?

// Reality star Josh Duggar apologizes amid molestation allegations

The 27-year-old, a member of the family that stars on TLC’s ‘‘19 Kids and Counting,’’ also resigned from the Family Research Council.

Headmaster Anne Clark’s car was covered in sticky notes.

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

Headmaster’s car covered with notes of appreciation

Boston Arts Academy headmaster Anne Clark’s black Honda CRV disappeared under a sea of neon sticky notes.

Ghanda DiFiglia of Arlington walked a friend’s dog on a small bridge over Mill Brook in Concord earlier this week.

Warm, sunny weather set for Memorial Day weekend

After a cold Friday night, temperatures will rise over the weekend.

// Grilling recipes for Memorial Day weekend

Prepare a charcoal grill or turn a gas grill on for these long-weekend meals.

//[1].jpg Searching for the inspiration behind Archie Comics’ Betty

A new documentary film called “Archie’s Betty” explores Archie Comics cartoonist Bob Montana’s past in Haverhill.

Daily Table founder Doug Rauch said the idea was to “reach a segment of the population that is hard to reach.”


Daily Table aims to serve up affordable, healthy foods

Unlike Whole Foods and Star Market, the new Dorchester business isn’t built on profit margins or sales growth.

State Dept. releases Clinton e-mails in Benghazi probe

The documents cover e-mails between 2011 and 2012 related to the Benghazi facility and its security.

//[2].jpg US delegation to visit IOC in Switzerland for talks on Boston bid

Boston and US Olympic leaders will discuss the city’s struggling candidacy for the 2024 Summer Games.

// Ex-convict accused in killings of wealthy D.C. family, housekeeper

Daron Dylon Wint, 34, was arrested about a week after he allegedly murdered the family and set their mansion on fire.

IndyCars competed in the Baltimore Grand Prix in 2011. A similar race is scheduled for the streets of the South Boston waterfront in 2016.

IndyCar street race coming to Seaport district in 2016

An 11-turn, 2.25-mile temporary street circuit will encircle the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

// ISIS captures Iraqi town, kills dozens in Syria’s Palmyra

The militant group continued to extend its control of key areas of Iraq and Syria and killing opponents in captured areas.

The cruise ship is docked at Black Falcon Cruise Terminal in South Boston.

Scott Eisen for The Boston Globe

Cruise ship that struck coral reef in Bermuda back in Boston

Many passengers said they were not alarmed by the mishap at sea and enjoyed the extra time on the island.

Marathon trial podcast

// What happens next for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev?

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



// Curb presidential pensions

Every living former president is a multimillionaire, so why should taxpayers fund an allowance for any of them?

The Big Picture

Cities in the clouds

A selection of images of cities shrouded in weather that makes them appear to be living among the clouds.