Missing woman is found alive in Charlestown, suspect arrested

Olivia Ambrose, the 23-year-old woman who went missing after leaving a downtown Boston bar on Saturday night, was found alive Tuesday, and a suspect has been arrested.

Olivia Ambrose. (Boston Police Department)

Boston Police Department

Here’s what we know about the alleged abduction of Olivia Ambrose

The discovery of the 23-year-old followed high-profile pleas for help from her family and friends.

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A section of Walford Way, located within the sprawling Bunker Hill Housing Development, was cordoned off with yellow police tape Tuesday afternoon.

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“Puerto Rico has suffered enough,” the Massachusetts senator said. “We will not allow anyone to sabotage your recovery – not even the President of the United States.”

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State law limits payments from cannabis firms to municipalities at 3 percent of a company’s annual revenue.

23MGH -- A rendering of the new building project proposed by Massachusetts General Hospital (courtesy of the hospital). This would be built on Cambridge Street between Blossom and North Grove. (Massachusetts General Hospital)

Mass. General Hospital says it plans large addition

The project includes two connected 12-story towers on Cambridge Street, with hundreds of private patient rooms, a heart center, a cancer center, operating rooms, and other clinical areas.

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As the partial government shutdown enters its fifth week, the funding freeze has impeded FBI efforts to crack down on child trafficking, violent crime and terrorism, a new report says.

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Representative Ayanna Pressley received her second committee appointment Tuesday, one week after being named to the House Financial Services Committee.

Massachusetts already bans texting while driving, but advocates say motorists are still distracted when holding a phone to their ear.

Governor Baker proposes ban on hand-held cellphone use while driving

The long-debated idea has stalled in Massachusetts even while other states in New England and around the country have adopted bans.

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Governor Charlie Baker is slated Wednesday to unveil his budget plan for fiscal year 2020 and his much-anticipated take on overhauling the state’s 26-year-old school funding formula.

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Mr. Baker’s “Observer” column appeared in The New York Times for 36 years and turned a backwoods-born Virginian into one of America’s most celebrated writers.

“The Embrace” is one of the proposed designs for a memorial to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King.

Hank Willis Thomas

Martin Luther King Jr. memorial plans run into questions, delays

King Boston, the non-profit behind the planned memorial to Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King, says concerns have prompted it to delay the announcement of the winning design.

Adrian Walker

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/01/23/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/walker-24981.jpg The fortunes of our valedictorians reflect our rising inequity

A Globe Magazine report detailed the fortunes of Boston’s high school valedictorians between 2005 and 2007. The picture it paints of the city’s public schools isn’t flattering.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/04/06/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Walker_040618_07mountida_0278x.jpg ‘The system broke down’: Mass. plans closer oversight of private colleges

State officials on Tuesday signed off on a plan to monitor the financial health of private colleges in Massachusetts, after the closure of Mount Ida College last spring.

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Patriots notebook

What happened to Sony Michel? Coaches just shrug

The rookie running back had only two touches in the final eight minutes of regulation and overtime in Kansas City

01-20-19: Kansas City, MO: What appears to be a green light from a laser pointed from the stands can be seen on the right side of the face of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady during a play in the fourth quarter. The NFL has said they are investigating the incidents. The New England Patriots visited the Kansas City Chiefs for the AFC Championship Game at Arrowhead Stadium. (Jim Davis /Globe Staff)

Jim Davis /Globe Staff

NFL looking into use of green laser on Brady in AFC title game

A league spokesman confirmed NFL security initiated looking into the incident.

Chad Finn

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Chad Finn ranked the 24 victories and here’s a hint: Sunday’s win over the Chiefs is not No. 1.

New York Yankees' Mariano Rivera in action during a workout at baseball spring training, Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

This writer can thank Mariano Rivera for help with a key career decision

The Yankees’ brilliant reliever proved to be a valuable sounding board at a pivotal point in 2009.


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If religion in this country is shrinking, charitable giving and volunteering are likely to shrink too.

Sean P. Murphy | The Fine Print

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/12/26/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/KREITER12262018lespalier6.jpg Upscale restaurant’s closing leaves holders of gift cards hungry for refunds

At least a half-dozen people say they were stiffed when L’Espalier, the Back Bay gourmet restaurant, closed suddenly.

The paitan spicy ramen bowl at Tsurumen in Davis Square.

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

What she’s having

Nothing is permanent, but at least we have ramen

Davis Square noodle shop Tsurumen is in business for 1,000 days. When it closes, chef Masuo Onishi will have told the story of his life in bowls of noodles.

Special reports

The Big Picture

Jim Davis/Globe Staff

The best Globe staff photos of 2018

Our photographers share the stories behind what went into making the year’s best photos, as selected by the editors of the Globe Magazine and photo department.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/12/18/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/gladiator%20pic5.jpg Aaron Hernandez and Football Inc.

The story of a profoundly troubled young man and the ugly underside of America’s most popular sport.


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Follow the Celtics’ quest for a title and other NBA news both on and off the court. Sign up here.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/01/22/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/CELGENE-1-1024x576.jpg How Celgene leaves a legacy of chutzpah in science, drug pricing

Want to know why an industry that views itself as lifesaving and heroic is viewed by much of the public as price gouging and venal? Look here.

Love Letters: The Podcast

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/08/29/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/200_love_letters_bonus.jpg Love Letters: Until next year, my sweetheart

In a special bonus episode, Meredith Goldstein explores what happens to summer romance when the summer ends, and “Wet Hot American Summer” creator David Wain shares a girl-crazy memory from his own camp days.

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