Rob DeCola

Raised in the North Shore suburbs of Boston, Rob studied print and online journalism at Emerson College and began working for in 2003 as a homepage producer. He moved to the newsroom’s digital conversion team in 2004, where he produced the online presence of the Globe’s print product. He then served as part of’s news, features and sports team before bringing his talents to in 2014. He likes turtles.

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Chilling photos from the Florida shooting suspect’s Instagram account

By , Globe Staff

In one photo, a cache of weapons is displayed on a bed, and another shows a target used to practice shooting.

Route 24 to close during afternoon commute to repair power lines damaged in morning crash

By and , Globe Staff

A two-car crash sent three people to the hospital, including a woman taken by medical helicopter to Boston.

The city of Los Angeles needs a graphics designer — badly

By , Globe Staff

A cheeky job posting from the city used Comic Sans and amateur MS Paint-style illustrations to draw in candidates.

Nearly 200,000 Salvadorans face deportation

By Zeke Miller and Elliot Spagat , Associated Press

President Trump’s administration won’t extend the protections that would allow nearly 200,000 Salvadorans to stay in the US legally.

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US economy adds 148,000 jobs in December

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Snow moves out, but cold is rushing in

By David Epstein , Globe Correspondent

The devil is in the details of Thursday’s storm

By David Epstein , Globe Correspondent