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.

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Climate change has increased world economic inequality, study says

By , Globe Staff

Global warming has increased the wealth gap among the world’s countries by enriching cooler, wealthier countries and dragging down growth in hotter, poorer countries, Stanford University said.

Heavy rain may snarl the evening commute

By , Globe Staff

This afternoon’s rain may cause water to pool on roadways and cause decreased visibility.

MIT researchers say life may have begun in a puddle

By , Globe Staff

Researchers from MIT are suggesting the big moment may not have happened in the ocean — but rather in a shallow pond, perhaps 4 inches deep.

Mitt Romney says he’s ‘sickened’ and ‘appalled’ by Mueller report details

By , Globe Staff

“Reading the report is a sobering revelation of how far we have strayed from the aspirations and principles of the founders,” the former Mass. governor said.