Storm brings coastal flooding south of Boston

Police made local pickups and checked on flooded areas in Marshfield as a powerful winter storm hit the state on Monday.

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The arrival of a powerful storm Monday coincided with the late-morning high tide.

// Storm batters Mass., causing flooding, travel dangers

Southeastern Massachusetts as well as the Cape and Islands are expected to be hardest hit by Monday’s storm, which is forecasted to bring up to 8 inches in Boston.

// How much snow has fallen in Mass.?

Here are unofficial snow totals for various towns and cities in the state, as reported by the National Weather Service.

David Drumm entered the US Bankruptcy Court in Boston in 2010.


David Drumm is a man without a country

Drumm, being held without bail in Mass., was head of Anglo Irish Bank when its collapse cost Irish taxpayers more than $30 billion.

// John Wyatt, cofounder of Boston Retinal Implant Project, dies at 69

Dr. Wyatt, a retired MIT professor who died Wednesday, worked to improve the lives of millions affected by blindness.

// Kimono controversy erupts anew at MFA panel

Passions were raw as roughly 200 people convened to address fallout from last summer’s controversial “Kimono Wednesdays” program.

// Cambridge finally answers nature’s call with first public toilet

The toilet will be accessible 24 hours per day, and is billed as a “clean, safe, and environmentally-friendly restroom.”

A Connecticut State Police officer investigated an overturned casino-bound tour bus on I-95 North in Madison, Conn.

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More than 30 injured in Conn. casino bus crash

A charter bus driving through a snowstorm flipped onto its side on I-95 in Madison, Conn., injuring more than 30 people.

Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas speaks at a town hall-style campaign event, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in Barrington, N.H. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

Cruz confident in last-minute swing through N.H.

Ted Cruz asked undecided voters for their support during a three-county campaign blitz.

// Why did Chris Christie get down on one knee in N.H. today?

Christie made a last-ditch effort to appeal to Granite State voters before they cast their ballots Tuesday.

// Bush casts himself as antidote to Trump

Jeb Bush called Donald Trump one of those “politicians that push down a group of people to make themselves look better.”

A crowd waited in the snow Friday to enter an event in support of Hillary Clinton in Manchester, N.H.

ground game

Four things to watch in the N.H. primary

There’s a sense on the ground that anything can happen.

Cam Newton vs. Bill Belichick: Who said it best?

Cam Newton once again found himself dominating the news cycle, but this time it wasn’t for his on-field prowess.

Ruben Amaro Jr., who was recently fired as GM of the Phillies and is now the Red Sox new first base coach, leads a baseball clinic at the Curtis Hall Community Center in Jamaica Plain. Josh Reynolds for The Boston Globe (Sports, abrahamp)

Ruben Amaro Jr. eager to try new role in baseball

The former Phillies general manager is now the Red Sox’ first base coach, an unusual move but it’s part of his plan to become a manager.

Opinion & Ideas

Opinion | Sarah Richardson and Rene Almeling

// The CDC risks its credibility with new pregnancy guidelines

In telling all women who aren’t on birth control to avoid drinking, the CDC gives into the fear surrounding pregnancy and alcohol.

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

Robert F. Bukaty/Associated Press

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.

Globe investigations

// 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.


Scott Kirsner | Innovation Economy

// 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.