That Uber or Lyft ride to Logan may soon cost you more


If Massport gets its way, its fee increase would make its ride-hailing charge among the highest of any airport in the country.

Special Counsel Robert Muller arrived at his office in Washington Thursday.


Do you suffer from anticipatory Mueller report anxiety? We get it. Now breathe

There’s only one cure for Anticipatory Mueller Related Anxiety: the release of the report, in whatever form it will eventually take. In the meantime, here are a few tips to manage your symptoms.

// Seth Moulton hopes his moment hasn’t slipped away

For years it seemed like Moulton had nothing but buzz. Now on the outskirts of power in Washington, he’s looking closely at a bid for the White House.

// Painkiller that enriched Insys left patients sick and addicted, witnesses say

The defendants stand accused of conspiring to bribe practitioners into prescribing the powerful painkiller in high doses to patients who did not need it.

A rendering of the lab building proposed for A Street in South Boston.

Elkus Manfredi Architects

Life sciences lab proposed for South Boston

Developers have filed plans for a 210,000-square-foot building on A Street.

// Can Robert Kraft beat the Fla. solicitation charges? Here’s what some legal experts say

The experts spoke after news broke that Kraft reportedly rejected a deal to have the charges dropped in exchange for admitting the government could prove him guilty.

// Lori Loughlin, husband ordered to appear in federal court in Boston on April 3

Loughlin and her fashion designer husband have been granted a delay for their initial appearance in federal court on charges in the nationwide college admissions cheating scandal.

// Britain accepts EU offer to delay Brexit

European Council chief Donald Tusk says the British government has accepted the EU’s offer to delay Brexit.


// College presidents take aim at the gender gap

Getting a group like this together isn’t easy. So you know when someone pulls it off, the goal must be ambitious.

Another small Vermont college will soon close

The College of St. Joseph in Rutland will be the third college in the state to close this year.

Malden smoke shop investigated for ‘gifting’ marijuana

Authorities said the Maplewood Square store sold pot “under the guise of a gift.”

Truck smacks Danvers overpass, but crews provide quick fix

A bridge suffered “extensive damage” Thursday morning when it was hit by a truck, but workers swooped in and fixed the problem, officials said Friday.

Revere-03/21/19 A heavy State Police tactical presence took placeat the Quality Inn on Route 1 north, for a report of a potential person with a gun inside. State Police were heavily armed. Photo by John Tlumacki/Globe Staff(metro)

Man suspected of domestic assault to be arraigned in Chelsea District Court

Anthony Bova, 47, was arrested Thursday afternoon and faces “a multitude of charges” including home invasion and domestic assault, according to Chelsea police.

Hiawatha Bray | Tech Lab

Tick, tick, the GPS clock is winding down . . .

A quirk in GPS technology will cause some older systems to think it’s 1999 all over again.

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Chad Finn | Sports Media

Sean McDonough is back where he belongs — calling Red Sox games

It’s been 15 years since McDonough called games as a Red Sox broadcaster.

Peter Abraham | 2019 Baseball Preview

// ‘They’re special kids’: The last great Red Sox outfield on the new great Red Sox outfield

Jim Rice, Fred Lynn and Dwight Evans agree that each star trio have one thing in common: chemistry.

// It’s official: Pair sets Guinness world record for fastest time traveling to every MBTA station

Alex Cox and Dominic DiLuzio are now in the record books.

Stacey Abrams would be the perfect running mate for Joe Biden, writes Renée Graham.

Renée Graham

If Biden wants to win, he needs Stacey Abrams — now

Announcing Abrams as a running mate now would be audacious; never before has a major-party candidate announced a running mate so early.

// Caregivers’ hopes crushed as Biogen halts clinical trials on Alzheimer’s drug

The Cambridge biotech and its Japanese partner concluded the drug was unlikely to benefit patients. Patients and families with dementia were discouraged by the announcement.

// Pompeo in Lebanon to talk Hezbollah amid Golan condemnation

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s trip comes amid strong regional condemnation of President Trump’s declaration that it’s time the US recognized Israel’s sovereignty over Golan Heights.


// For Biogen, ‘a massive destruction of market value’

What happened to the company Thursday, when it said it had basically given up hope for an experimental Alzheimer’s drug, was far from routine.

You can’t own more than three pot shops, but these companies are testing the limit — and bragging about it

No firm is allowed to own or control more than three recreational marijuana stores. But two companies — Sea Hunter and Acreage — are testing the limits.

Bad cat at the police station. Photo on white background


Ideas | Linda Rodriguez McRobbie

When bad pets happen to good people

Are we obligated to keep our pets even when they make us miserable?

Globe Staff

Opinion | Anne Bernays

The word cops have a warrant for your arrest

We misuse and abuse language through ignorance, imprecision, impatience, and, worst of all, camouflage.


// House proposes to set up a ‘slush fund’ for Beacon Hill caucuses

Already exempt from most public records laws, lawmakers open the door on ‘slush funds’ that could accept private donations.


/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/03/21/ A Bernie-Beto tug of war for the youth vote

Beto O’Rourke could give Bernie Sanders a run for the role of favored candidate of younger voters.

Matthew Gilbert | Buzzsaw

// Everything we know about the final season of ‘Game of Thrones’

The wall of secrecy surrounding the show has tiny cracks.

Dinner with Cupid

// Blind date: ‘I told Cupid that they’d get 10 points if my date showed up on a bicycle’

Will this cycling advocate find a worthy biking companion?


// Ground Game

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Love Letters: The Podcast

Season Two: How do you meet someone?

Dating in 2019 is…complicated. Frustrating. Sometimes completely exhilarating. In Season 2 of the podcast, Meredith Goldstein goes deep on one of her most-asked questions.

Listen:   Apple Podcasts   |   Spotify   |   RadioPublic


Munch Madness

Munch Madness

// See which restaurants advanced to Round Two

The top 32 restaurants have advanced to the second round of Munch Madness. Vote to keep your favorites in the running.

Special reports

They were the top of their class at Boston public schools. Then life happened

Read a multi-part investigation into how and why the lives of promising Boston valedictorians didn’t quite turn out the way they expected.

The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Students stage global protest to speak out on climate change inaction

Students worldwide skipped classes Friday to protest their governments’ failure to act against global warming as part of the “Fridays for Future” movement.

Real Estate

12 must-see open houses in Greater Boston this weekend (March 23-24)

Spring has finally arrived and the house hunt is on. From a commuter-friendly condo in Quincy to a 5,000-square-foot house in Wellesley, there are plenty of open houses taking place this weekend. Check them out: Under $500,000 328 Copeland St.

Real Estate

//$medium-9070.jpg Are we ignoring — or outright banning — an easy affordable-housing fix?

Mobile homes may be the least expensive and most effective means of addressing the region’s housing shortage.


// Alzheimer’s and amyloid: ‘It’s time to do something else’

Despite the failure of yet another experimental drug, diehard supporters of the amyloid hypothesis insist the idea is still sound.