Fertility doctor allegedly failed to report abuse

The founder of a fertility clinic failed to tell authorities more than 15 years ago that Dr. Roger Ian Hardy was allegedly seen sexually molesting a patient.

Jury awards $14m in 2008 death

The decision against Radius HealthCare Center is the largest nursing home-related verdict in Massachusetts in at least the last decade.

Stephen Silva’s charges for peddling weed at an MBTA station at JFK/UMass preceeded his appearance in federal court on Tuesday on heroin trafficking and gun charges.

Gun charge tied to Collier shooting, lawyer says

The gun charge that Stephen Silva, a friend of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, faces is connected to the shooting death of MIT officer Sean Collier, Silva’s lawyer said.

Prosecutors allege Dr. Joseph P. Zolot prescribed painkillers to patients intentionally to keep them addicted.

Needham doctor’s fate weighed

Dr. Joseph P. Zolot prescribed powerful opioids to addicts in a money-making scheme, a prosecutor said

A screencapture taken Wednesday afternoon shows the photo atop a blog post about Mass. bike trails.

Mass.gov boasts about state bike paths, but photo shows New Zealand

A blog posting on the state’s website about Mass. bike paths is illustrated with an image from Auckland, New Zealand.

Planned Parenthood clinics used to have a 35-foot buffer zone (seen above), but after that was struck down, the state House has passed a different bill to protect clinics.

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New curbs near on protests at clinics

The Legislature has scrambled to craft a new law following the Supreme Court’s ruling striking down the state’s “buffer zone” laws.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/07/23/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/maeda_19marketbasket_biz2-7832.jpg Arthur T. Demoulas makes offer to buy Market Basket

Demoulas will seek to regain control of the fractured company and end the bitter family feud that has haunted it for decades.

Yvonne Abraham

Trust and transformation in a Roxbury neighborhood

Twenty five years ago this Roxbury neighborhood was blighted, a monument to racism and neglect.

Ways glittery and grim near Common

In downtown Boston, drug trade is heavy amid commercial and residential activity.

The goats will live on site at the West Street Urban Wild for eight weeks.

Boston deploys goats against poison ivy in Hyde Park

The city has enlisted the four-legged helpers to clear an area overrun with invasive plants.


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Seven hopefuls are championing not only their candidacies but also the indispensability of the office.

Boston homicide map

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Information about victims of homicides in Boston in 2014.

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Cullen is a columnist for the Metro section who previously wrote for the Foreign desk and Spotlight team. His column appears Tuesdays and Sundays.


“These years spent nurturing my joyful and kind-hearted daughter have been such comfort,” Natalie Crate blogged.

Natalie Crate, 41; aide to Romneys wrote poignant blog

Ten months after her daughter was born, Mrs. Crate was diagnosed with a brain tumor, and doctors told her she might live another year, maybe two.

MCAS results

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Results for each of the state’s districts in English, math, and science, sorted by grade.

Arrest of Aaron Hernandez



Former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is charged with the murder of Dorchester man Odin Lloyd, whose body was found near Hernandez’s home.

JFK: 50 Years Later

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A five-part series examining the profound impact of former President John F. Kennedy’s assassination.

The Boston Marathon bombings

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Coverage of deadly blasts that shook the city, and the ensuing manhunt resulting in the death of an MIT police officer, the death of one suspect, and the capture of another.

Casino gambling in Mass.



Globe coverage of the state’s implementation of resort gambling following the 2011 law legalizing casinos.

Globe Investigations

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Read recent stories and ongoing investigations from the Globe’s journalists.