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Mayor Jasiel Correia spoke after leaving court on Thursday.

Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff

Fall River mayor says he’s innocent of fraud charges, won’t be resigning

Jasiel Correia allegedly stole more than $230,000 from people who invested in his Internet startup, using their funds not for the business but for personal expenses.

// NTSB report: Overpressurized gas lines caused Lawrence-area explosions, fires

The increased pressure overwhelmed the aging gas line system in Lawrence, Andover, and North Andover, setting off fires and explosions that damaged 121 structures, killed one person, and left two dozen injured, the report states.

Getting a taste of Union Square vs. the Seaport

Maine lobster ravioli with rock shrimp scampi sugo from Tuscan Kitchen Seaport

Josh Reynolds for The Boston Globe

Somerville’s Union Square versus Boston’s Seaport. We set out to compare a night out in both neighborhoods. Here is what we found.

// This company wants to spend $1 billion on private dorms in Boston

A British company is making a major investment in Boston — a move that could help meet the huge demand and establish a new model for college housing.