Assistant Metro Editor

Martin Finucane

Finucane, who has worked at the Globe for six years, previously worked in the Boston bureau of the Associated Press for 12 years.

Latest stories

More thunderstorms could hit the area today

By Jackson Cote and , Globe Correspondent and Globe Staff

Storms were expected to continue throughout the region overnight and Saturday afternoon, bringing showers and potentially heavy rainfall with them.

5.2 million people crammed into Boston? In 1900, some of the best minds thought it was a possibility

By , Globe Staff

A Globe reporter in 1900 asked the city’s top minds what the year 2000 would look like in the city. Some things they got right, others they got wrong.

A 1900 Globe article saw a future full of pneumatic tubes. Wrong!

By , Globe Staff

A Globe reporter in 1900 asked the city’s top minds what the year 2000 would look like in the city. Some things they got right, others they got wrong. Very wrong.

MIT researchers think they may have found region of the brain connected to pessimism

By , Globe Staff

Researchers at MIT say they believe they’ve found a region of the brain that can generate a pessimistic mood.