Kevin Garnett tried to flee the Boston Celtics to no avail, so he now has a decision to make. Does he endure the next year or two of an extensive rebuild or walk away from the NBA entirely? Once Baxter Holmes of The Boston Globe reported...Show More Summary
A new poll conducted by the University of New Hampshire for the Boston Globe reveals that 40 percent of Massachusetts residents oppose “the government obtaining phone and electronic records of US citizens,” while only 25 percent support it. Show More Summary
As I mentioned yesterday, this Thursday I’ll be speaking about “The Wired City” at the Globe Lab, which is part of The Boston Globe. It’s going to be an informal get-together starting at 6:30 p.m. If you’d like to attend, … Continue reading ?
A 39-year-old spectator who was wounded in the Boston Marathon bombings learned she was pregnant in the ER. According to the Boston Globe, Caroline Reinsch was being treated for a puncture wound that "punched a bloody hole in her thigh all the way to the femur, splitting the quad muscle" when the X-ray technician at [...]
Tuesday’s “The Daily Rundown” line-up: The latest from the G8 with one of us… another one of us (!!!) with the political developments happening at home while the president is abroad… The Boston Globe’s Matt Viser on the final debate tonig …
Are you hungry and looking for new dining-out options in the Boston area? Curious about what's happening with your old favorite restaurants? Chat with Boston Globe critic Devra First on June 18 at noon. Devra First on restaurants and dining...
Doc Rivers is increasingly unlikely to return as coach of the Boston Celtics, according to a Boston Globe report, although a complex trade that would involve star players has stalled — for the moment. Where he’ll coach — and whether … Continue reading ?
Judge sides with Boston Globe in lawsuit against Homeland Security. (bostonglobe.com) Exit interview with NPR designer David Wright, who’s headed to Twitter. (niemanlab.org) Baratunde Thurston takes a 25-day social media break and encourages you to try it, too. (fastcompany.com) “I believe that advocacy journalism is not an oxymoron,” says CNN’s Chris … Read More
Last Thursday, the Boston Globe published a critical article about Republican Senate candidate Gabriel Gomez's business career that was immediately picked up and repeated by the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee. But the central...Show More Summary
In the Boston Globe Anne Gray Fischer profiles The Library Test Kitchen at Harvard --: Dedicated to rescuing physical, book-dense libraries from obsolescence, the team of students and instructors dream up designs that, as Schnapp says,...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Clippers wisely rejected the Boston Celtics’ crazy ransom request for coach Doc Rivers on Saturday. According to Baxter Holmes of The Boston Globe, the C’s were looking to bring back center DeAndre Jordan, guard Eric Bledsoe and two draft picks in exchange for their head coach and—possibly—veteran forward Kevin Garnett. Show More Summary
(CNET): "NSA admits listening to US phone calls without warrants" (Politico): "Cheney defends NSA surveillance" (Boston Globe): ""Markey holds solid lead over Gomez, poll says" (New York Times): "Bill schools Barry on Syria" (The Guardian): "North Korea proposes talks with US to ease tensions"
Doc Rivers and the Los Angeles Clippers could be a match made in heaven. Baxter Holmes of the Boston Globe reports that Rivers is considering leaving his head coaching position with the Boston Celtics, while the Clippers are still without a head coach following the firing of Vinny Del Negro. Show More Summary
$560,000 for parking space in Boston’s Back Bay is the record-breaking new price for a tandem parking space that The Boston Globe called “a crumbling strip of asphalt barely big enough to fit two cars.” Yet people gathered in the rain Thursday afternoon to bid on the tandem parking spaces sold for the eye-popping price [...]Show More Summary
Elaine Varelas, managing partner of Keystone Partners in Boston, has over 20 years experience in career consulting, executive development and coaching. She contributes weekly to Boston.com Jobs and the Boston Sunday Globe Money & Careers section. Chat live with Job...
The Boston Globe: “President Obama exhorted a crowd of thousands to support US Senate hopeful Edward J. Markey, who Obama said, would ‘carry on the legacy of John Kerry and Ted Kennedy’ and ‘be my partner.’” Obama stopped in for a burger to go …
Earlier this year, InsideClimate News won the Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting against 50-something other entrants, beating out both The Boston Globe and The Washington Post. How did they manage it? Editor & Publisher recently...Show More Summary
The details of this truth is stranger than fiction and fiction often stumbles on truth story were in Boston Globe last week though I didn't come across them til today: The scenario had been carefully planned: A terrorist group prepared...Show More Summary
Apparently, there’s a player at the Patriots’ minicamp who looks a lot like receiver Jabar Gaffney. Ben Volin of the Boston Globe reports Gaffney is present at the minicamp. A source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT that Gaffney isn’t. The confusion is understandable. Per Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston.com, several non-roster players are participating…
Globe buries Tebow below the fold; Herald goes all out on Day 1 of Tebowmania.