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Celtics 107, Hawks 102 | OT

Celtics pay back Hawks with an overtime win

Behind clutch 3-pointers in overtime, the Celtics were able to win their fifth straight game and their ninth straight at home.

Storm coverage

Mass. hit with snow, flooding

A worse-than-expected storm brought flooding to coastal communities and as much as 2 feet of snow in some areas.

Twins 2, Red Sox 0

Sox shut out in seventh loss

Ryan Dempster gave up four consecutive hits with two outs in the third inning, giving the Twins their two runs.

Downtown Crossing to shutter pushcart program at end of March

The move to end the pushcart program that has operated for more than three decades is angering vendors.

Lia Cirio and Paulo Arrais during a dress rehearsal of “Wings of Wax.” The Boston Ballet’s Jiri Kylian program presented three of the choreographer’s works spanning 28 years.

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Program reflects Kylian spirit, tenderness

The Boston Ballet’s “All Kylian” program presents three of choreographer Jiri Kylian’s works spanning 28 years.

Parents Mary Dunne and Malcolm Astley after their daughter’s former boyfriend was convicted Thursday of murdering her.

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Slain teen’s parents talk about dating violence

The parents of an 18-year-old who was killed by her ex-boyfriend in Wayland have started a fund to support programs on healthy relationships.

At James’s Gate in Jamaica Plain you can enjoy your beer next to the fireplace.

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Irish Pub Crawl

With St. Patrick’s Day approaching, here are 32 Irish pubs in the Boston area that help to make the city what it is.

Exclusive Sunday Preview | Ideas

How to make stress work in your favor

New research suggests it can be invigorating — if that’s what you expect.


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Allen Webster is impressing Red Sox

Acquired from the Dodgers in last year’s trade, the starter has drawn good reviews from John Farrell and could help the team this season.

Nation & World

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Venezuelan Vice President Nicolas Maduro

Fiery funeral for Venezuela’s Chavez

President Hugo Chavez was lauded as a modern-day reincarnation of Latin American liberator Simon Bolivar and a disciple of Cuba’s Fidel Castro at a fiery, foot-stomping state funeral.


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BLO music director David Angus will be joined by Caroline Worra, John Tessier, Emily Hindrichs, and Sarah Coburn for performances in the upcoming season.

Boston Lyric Opera announces new season

The 2013-14 season will feature new productions of four operas: Mozart’s “Magic Flute,” Verdi’s “Rigoletto,” Bellini’s “I Puritani,” and Jack Beeson’s “Lizzie Borden.”