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The Boston Globe

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The Fall of the House of Tsarnaev

An investigation into the family of the accused Boston Marathon bombers.

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Greetings from Gun Valley

Inside New England’s thriving arms industry.

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Carjack Victim Recounts His Harrowing Night

When a 26-year-old Chinese entrepreneur pulled over to answer a text message he was carjacked by Boston bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev. This is what happened that night and how he escaped.

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James ‘Whitey’ Bulger & Catherine Greig’s Story

From Southie to Santa Monica, a gangster romance on the run.

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The Inside Job

A bookkeeper’s $9 million swindle, her lavish second life, and the boss who didn’t notice.

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Ultimate Fighting vs. Math: No Holds Barred

What happens when Moneyball-style statistical analysis is applied to mixed martial arts.

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'Bizarro World'

In which the author’s wife attempts to break the world record in Tetris.

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What Went Wrong?

How an up-and-coming Boston surgeon became best known for leaving a patient on the operating table while he skipped out to cash a check.

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Led By the Child Who Simply Knew

The story of twin boys who became brother and sister.

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Inside the collapse

On the Red Sox’s historic implosion:

Drinking beer in the Sox clubhouse is permissible. So is ordering take-out chicken and biscuits. Playing video games on one of the clubhouse’s flat-screen televisions is OK, too. But for the Sox pitching trio to do all three during games, rather than show solidarity with their teammates in the dugout, violated an unwritten rule that players support each other, especially in times of crisis.
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Whitey Bulger in Exile

On the lifestyle of a fugitive retiree, and how it came to an end.

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The Rarely Noticed Casualties of Sept. 11

On the people who were working at Logan Airport when the hijacked flights departed:

They are the rarely noticed casualties of the terrorist attacks: the security guard, the ticket agent, the baggage handler on the ramp. They made it home that night, but with images they couldn’t shake, a pain uncomfortable to voice. They can’t believe it has been 10 years. They can’t believe it has only been 10 years.

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Whitey Bulger's Life on the Run

On the cross-country travels of the fugitive mob boss.

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One Desperate Night

You watch your best friend jump off a bridge trying to end his life. What do you do? Vino Richemond jumped in after him.