Parents’ absorption in mobile devices can take a toll on kids
Much has been made of kids’ use of devices and how much screen time is too much. Far less has been said about parents as the offenders.
Invoking Warren can work wonders
In the parlance of online marketing, Senator Warren generates clicks. She doesn’t just boost e-commerce, she creates it.
Tsarnaev’s defense team set to start making its case
As early as today, the jury — and all of Boston — could start to hear an explanation of why the Tsarnaevs set off the bombs at the Marathon.
Hub schools’ language barriers persist
The violations are so widespread that the school system is concerned that federal agencies might head to court to force compliance.
Boston 2024 tries to overcome some slips at starting block
As organizers focus on a 19-month battle to win support, they are aware they need to avoid any more political pitfalls.
Officer shot in Roxbury improving after surgery
Officer John Moynihan is recovering and in stable condition after a bullet was removed from his neck Sunday.
Edward M. Kennedy Institute aims to inspire
The institute is a reminder of everything the Senate was designed to be — and everything it can be again, the senator’s widow writes.
Police say no threat to public after 3 found dead in N.H.
Authorities said they are not currently seeking any suspects after three were found dead in a sprawling Bedford home.
‘Cancer’ an unblinking look at the enemy
The film is an unsentimental and clear-eyed portrait of what is called “one of the most significant challenges in our history.”
Arab leaders agree to form joint military force
Many analysts attributed the gesture to their drive for more independence from Washington.
NSA discussed ending secret collection of calling records
Officials said some people in the agency believed the costs of the program outweighed the meager counterterrorism benefits.
The wicked irony of Holy Week
Intended to transform suffering, these observances became, down through the ages, a transcendent source of suffering.
Records detail alleged plot behind Bourne rampage
Adrian Loya allegedly scattered hoax bomb devices to slow police, shot Lisa Trubnikova to death, and engaged in a gun battle with police.
Historical Chestunt Hill Foursquare gets a modern update
With dated interiors and a choppy layout, making this 1880s Chestnut Hill Foursquare inviting by today’s standards seemed like a big undertaking.
2 bodies recovered among debris at site of explosion in NYC
Two men have been missing since the blast Thursday afternoon, which destroyed three buildings and injured 22 people.
Iran backs away from key component of nuclear agreement
With the deadline two days away, Iranian officials said they are no longer willing to ship their atomic fuel out of the country.
Common ground on the ‘doc fix’
Congress overwhelmingly set permanent rates for physician payment under Medicare.
N.H. voters train to become political bird dogs
A group of activists wants to make sure residents are ready when candidates seeking votes in New Hampshire swing through their state.
Crash investigators gather physical, psychological clues
Investigators must not only piece together the strands of Andreas Lubitz’s life, but also determine what was going on inside his head.