Boston Herald

Weird News
The uninflated slide fell from a flight from Paris to Boston around noon Sunday.
U.S. News
The trooper said he was forced to erase drug and prostitution admissions by a judge's daughter.
Black Voices
Incumbent Mayor Marty Walsh and City Councilor Tito Jackson envision two very different futures for the city, epitomizing a divide on the left.
Politics
The team's current leadership is "still haunted" by the racist legacy of the owner Jackie Robinson called "the most bigoted man in baseball."
Politics
There are many deserving Boston area kids’ non-profits, but Boston Children’s Hospital might not be one of them… This article
Media
The cartoon by Herald artist Jerry Holbert, which reads "WHITE HOUSE INVADER GOT FARTHER THAN ORIGINALLY THOUGHT," pokes
Media
The ascension of a wealthy local owner may represent the best possible outcome for the Globe. Nevertheless there are questions Henry will have to answer soon -- starting with the fate of publisher Christopher Mayer and editor Brian McGrory.
Tech
Nothing good can come from Aaron Swartz's death. But at the very least it should prompt consideration of why such brutality has become a routine part of the American system of justice.
Celebrity
The Herald cited a few advantages to the buy: Taylor Swift has bought a Cape Cod house across the street from Ethel Kennedy
Black Voices
I could spend months detailing my differences with John Derbyshire regarding American race relations. However, one of his observations about politics and race is uncomfortably true.
Entertainment
"extra extra read all about it / I rock the mike ain't no doubt about it / because I'm extra I'm feeling extra I'm gonna bless ya / what? huh!" So chants Shea Rose in the song "Extraordinary Girl," from her 2011 mixtape Little Warrior.
Politics
The conservative template of attacking Obama with unrelenting invective was also created here in the Bay State, and used against Deval Patrick. I should know. I helped create that template.
Politics
As the campaign moves to New Hampshire, Mitt Romney is getting free advice on how to reach blue-collar Republicans from conservative talk radio host Howie Carr.
Media
NEW YORK -- By endorsing Jon Huntsman in the Republican primary on Thursday night, the Boston Globe has once again chosen
Media
The Vancouver Sun, Boston Globe and newspapers throughout Canada are playing up the Stanley Cup big - not surprising given
Culture & Arts
The ukulele has long-struggled with its image -- it can blame Tiny Tim's "Tiptoe Through the Tulips" for that. But lately
Media
"You should have seen what they did to Teddy Kennedy," he said. "Teddy was always tough enough and good-natured enough to
Media
Jon Stewart will debate Bill O'Reilly tomorrow night about the Obama administration's decision to invite rapper Common to participate in a poetry reading at the White House last week.
Politics
After all is said and done, what kind of damage will Trump's "terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week" have on his future?