Judge temporarily blocks release of Kraft spa video

A judge agreed with the Patriots owner and issued a protective order that prevents the videos being released to the Globe and other news organizations as would routinely occur under Florida law.

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The defendants were identified as Laura Janke, a former assistant coach of women’s soccer at USC, and Toby MacFarlane, a former senior executive at a title insurance company.

Senator Bernie Sanders also made the case that he is uniquely positioned to be the Democratic nominee because of his ability to inspire broad-based political activism that can challenge the entrenched power structure in Washington.

In N.H., Sanders says he’s the best candidate to beat ‘the most dangerous president’

The Vermont senator argued that the ideas he ran on in 2016 have proven to be resonant with voters — not just in key primary states but across the country.

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Ground Game

4 takeaways from the 2020 Democratic town halls in N.H.

Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Amy Klobuchar, and Pete Buttigieg all answered questions in prime time.

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan.

Md. governor says he’s ‘seriously thinking’ about primary challenge to Trump

Hogan made the comments during a stop in New Hampshire, at an event traditionally known for hosting presidential candidates.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/01/31/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/918aa4cbfd5b476d8fa3444ab265c5ec-918aa4cbfd5b476d8fa3444ab265c5ec-0.jpg Rhode Island weighs intervening in troubled Providence schools

The city’s struggling public school system has been plagued for decades by poor test scores and low graduation rates.

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The playing cards are being sold to inmates in the Rhode Island prison system and the public.

Hundreds displaced after fire at Chestnut Hill condo complex

Newton Fire Lieutenant Michael Bianchi said as many as 800 people were displaced as a result of the two-alarm fire at The Towers of Chestnut Hill.

N.H. study finds 14 local bee species on the decline

Researchers at the University of New Hampshire are pointing the finger at climate change as the cause of the setback.

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Both programs will need to eventually be addressed to avert automatic cuts should their trust funds run dry.

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If a proposed contract is approved, current workers would maintain benefits, while new part-time hires would see reductions in pension benefits and premium pay on Sundays.

Students and local officials gather outside the Brooks Elementary School in Medford on Monday for the unveiling of a three-dimensional crosswalk. (City of Medford / Mayor's office) 23crosswalk

City of Medford / Mayor's office

Students convince Medford to install ‘3-D’ crosswalks at elementary schools

The city on Monday unveiled a three-dimensional crosswalk at one of its elementary schools. More are planned for other schools.

White Pizza With Arugula.

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Cooking | Magazine

Recipes: How to make perfect homemade pizza

The secret is pairing the perfect crust with the right toppings.


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Boston’s sports history is littered with both triumph and heartbreak in the only true “must-win” game: Game 7.


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Coach Bruce Cassidy has taken notice of a few instances of some curious contact in this series.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/04/22/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/23pachino.jpg On Earth Day week, remembering the trees we grew up with and the ones we’ve lost

When a white pine fell in the Arnold Arboretum, Rebecca Pacheco posted a photo to Instagram and the stories began to pour in.

More than 640 new words can now be found in the online version of the Merriam-Webster dictionary, the Springfield-based company announced Tuesday.

Merriam-Webster adds ‘stan,’ ‘snowflake,’ and ‘EGOT’ to dictionary

Other additions to the dictionary include “gender nonconforming,” “top surgery,” and “bottom surgery.”

David Kleiler.

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David Kleiler, independent film impresario who saved the Coolidge Corner Theatre, dies at 79

David Kleiler, 79, of Brookline, who died April 15, was a college teacher turned impresario of Boston’s independent film scene.

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Maine’s proposed rules about the sale of marijuana for recreational use would for the first two years limit licenses to residents of the state.

A long line leads all the way to the roadway at Theory Wellness in Great Barrington, Mass., one of the Berkshire's recreational marijuana retailers, on the Eve 420, Friday April 19, 2019. (Ben Garver/The Berkshire Eagle via AP)


This Massachusetts marijuana store gets almost half its business from New York

Why are people driving so far to a Massachusetts store when you can have pot easily delivered in NYC?

Love Letters Podcast Season 2

The cost of dating

Dating can be frustrating. Time-consuming. It can also be ... expensive. In Episode 7, Meredith Goldstein gets to the bottom of how much it costs to find love, and talks to a woman who paid thousands for a matchmaker.

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Here are a few tips for those looking to hire a matchmaker to find them a catch.

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Opinion | Kathleen Hall Jamieson

What should the press learn from its use of Russian hacked content?

The nation’s news outlets should promulgate policies regarding use of hacked materials.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/04/22/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/b1215290dfc54e04a6d2326e48193422-4bb7aaf13ad14ee3a8bb7a42da6e8bcc-1048.jpg After the Mueller report: Now what?

Where the Trump investigation turns next depends very much on party politics and voter appetite.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/04/22/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/vennochi_480-1045.jpg BPS students deserve an honest process in search for schools chief

Is Cathedral High School headmaster Oscar Santos already the anointed new Boston Public Schools superintendent?

Slices of kiwi are topped with mealworms during the Edible Insects Festival.

At Edible Insects Festival, students squash the ick factor and dive fork first into the future

At last week’s BugFeast, guests weren’t just curious, they were hungry, swarming around trays full of food. But what will it take to get even more Americans to embrace this eco-friendly, healthy way to feed a rapidly growing world?

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/04/23/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/e8c2639cffb44d05ad353e0d1260a1eb-e8c2639cffb44d05ad353e0d1260a1eb-0.jpg ‘Jeopardy!’ winner James Holzhauer keeps dominating. Does it matter if he broke the game?

A trivia ace who is quick with the buzzer — and has the confidence to make massive bets while also giving adorable shout-outs to his family — is a combination that the show has never seen.

Greg Shell on evening economic disparities

As managing director of the Bain Capital Double Impact Fund, Greg Shell works to identify and fund companies that offer profitable models for addressing critical social problems.

Special reports

The house at 212 Forest St.

He bought the fencing coach’s house. Then his son got into Harvard

The Needham house was assessed at $549,300, but sold for nearly a million dollars. The buyer, who never lived a day there, would sell it 17 months later at a substantial loss in what may become the next chapter in the national debate over fairness in college admissions.

Munch Madness

Munch Madness | Final

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Beloved Boston bakery Flour takes the cake over Sarma to clinch Munch Madness 2019.

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.


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Follow the Sox as they try to repeat as world champs, with insight and analysis from the Globe’s beat writers and columnists. Sign up here.

The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Spring blossoms

In celebration of Earth Day, a look at photographs depicting the beautiful transformation of spring landscapes all over the globe.

Spring House Hunt

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/04/12/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/12sellersxref.jpg The things home sellers do that can turn off buyers or kill a sale

A hot housing market forgives a lot of mistakes, but that doesn’t stop sellers from undermining their own home sale.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/04/23/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/0363_human-cell-atlas-still.jpg Watch: Scientists conduct a cellular census

They’re surveying every tissue in the human body and finding out what cells actually live there.