What’s News


Your condensed guide to today’s daily papers.

1211286507No hits, no problem: Jon Lester threw a no-hitter against the Kansas City Royals last night. [Herald, Globe]

The Red Sox giveth history, and the Red Sox taketh history away: Red Sox principal owner John Henry has gotten approval from the town of Brookline to tear down the nearly 100-year-old mansion he bought last year to make room for a new building. [Globe]

Would you pay nearly $10,000 to see Neil Diamond? Someone on StubHub thinks you will. Our favorite tabloid helpfully points out you could buy an actual diamond for that kind of money. [Herald]

Biotech goes bust: Backers of Gov. Deval Patrick’s $1 billion life sciences bill are losing interest, saying the original legislation has been weighted down with earmarks and probably won’t create the thousands of jobs Patrick promised. [Globe]