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Baby born with HIV apparently cured, say scientists

The treatment of the child — who is now 2 and showing no sign of infection — offers clues for the effort to eliminate HIV in children.

The Canadiens’ David Desharnais beats down-and-out Bruins goaltender Tuuka Rask after a free-for-all in front of the net to put Montreal ahead, 4-3, in the third period.

Canadiens 4, Bruins 3

Canadiens end Bruins’ winning streak

A new chapter in the decades-old war ended with the Habs chiseling out a 4-3 victory on Causeway Street.

Dustin Pedroia dove for an Eduardo Nunez run-scoring single in the sixth inning of the Yankees’ 5-2 win Sunday.

Baseball should pursue cheaters, says Pedroia

During what has come to be known as the Steroids Era, players rarely spoke out against drug use. But that is changing.

GOP stands firm against tax hikes

Republican leaders said they would not consider taxes to reverse cuts but would open talks with Democrats on spending.

Paint chips away from a trash container along the Cambridge Street edge of the plaza.

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opinion | Webb Nichols

Clean up City Hall

Boston City Hall is an embarrassment for which all who love Boston must take responsibility. We can do better.

Yankees manager Joe Girardi looked on from the dugout during an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Sox.

On Baseball

Veteran Yankees are trying to hold off their demise

New York has a lot of questions even after it won 95 games last season mostly without Mariano Rivera.

Mitt Romney waved to supporters at an election night rally in Boston, where he conceded the presidential race to President Obama.

Romney confirms mistakes in push for White House

Mitt Romney said his failure to win over minority voters did “real damage” to his White House campaign, and that “it kills me” to not be president.

Cardinals gather for talks ahead of conclave

Cardinals from around the world arrived in Rome for meetings ahead of the election of a pope to succeed Benedict XVI.


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Brad Marchand

Bruins getting major output from Brad Marchand

The forward is connecting at the same pace that brought Cam Neely 50 goals almost 20 years ago — the last time a Bruin scored 50.


Gabriel Gomez (left), Michael Sullivan, and Daniel Winslow each got a chance to speak to Republican voters during a straw poll in Danvers on Saturday.

Winslow tops votes in GOP straw poll for Senate race

State Representative Daniel Winslow received 79 votes, compared with 55 for Michael Sullivan and 59 for Gabriel Gomez.

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Beginning in the 1930s, New England ski trails quickly expanded, and today skiing isn’t the quaint small business it once was.