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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Cambridge elects first Muslim woman mayor

By , Globe Staff

Sumbul Siddiqui’s family immigrated to the United States from Pakistan when she was 2.

Does it seem like the birds are peeping earlier in the spring? You’re not wrong, a new study finds

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As the world warms, birds are returning to warmer climes earlier in the spring.

Romans brought wood from 1,000 miles away to the Eternal City, study says

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A new study by Italian researchers traces ancient timbers found during an excavation in Rome to the Jura mountains in eastern France more than 1,000 miles away, underlining the Roman Empire’s prowess at long-distance trading

MIT says new instrument is allowing it to pick up more gravitational wave signals

By , Globe Staff

Researchers at MIT say a new instrument is allowing the detection of more gravitational wave signals at the groundbreaking Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory.