Recent special sections and reports

Bitten by Uncertainty

Special report

In an occasional series, the Globe takes an in-depth look at the Lyme disease, the patients, the debate, science and testing.

Globe Santa


Donate to the annual Globe program to benefit children in need.



// Your guide to the 2013-14 ski and board season

Tips, news, advice, and more on snow sports in New England and points west.

Aaron Hernandez on trial



The former Patriots tight end is charged with the murder of Odin Lloyd, whose body was found near Hernandez’s home.

Casino gambling in Mass.



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

Globe Investigations

Special section

// Recent investigative reports

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

The Boston Marathon bombings


Coverage of two blasts that shook the city, killing 3 and injuring at least 170, and the ensuing manhunt resulting in the death of a MIT police officer, the death of one suspect, and the capture of another.

Justice in the Shadows

DEC. 9, 2012

A year-long Globe investigation reveals a US immigration system that has released thousands of potentially dangerous criminals to US streets.