Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein

Mark and Meredith write the Names column for The Boston Globe.


President Carter recalls fond memories of JFK Library

Jimmy Carter (left) and Ronan Farrow at the John F. Kennedy library on Thursday.

Justin Saglio

The 90-year-old former president discussed his new book Thursday at the library.

// Interpol postpones House of Blues show

Interpol is officially postponing their Friday night show at Boston’s House of Blues after being stranded in Buffalo because of the blizzard.

Louis C.K. performs at the 8th Annual Stand Up For Heroes, presented by New York Comedy Festival and The Bob Woodruff Foundation, at the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Brad Barket/Invision/AP)


Louis CK to play surprise Somerville shows this weekend

CK, who grew up in Newton, sent an email to his fans in and around Somerville who purchased something from the comedian’s website.

Director Pesha Rudnick (left) works with Kate Mulligan in ART production “O.P.C. (Obsessive Political Correctness).”


ART finds a replacement for Melissa Leo

The ART announced Thursday that Kate Mulligan will take over the role in the production directed by Pesha Rudnick.

Louise Glück receiving her award.


Cambridge poet wins National Book Award

Louise Glück won the award for her latest collection, “Faithful and Virtuous Night.”