Nathaniel Fujita Guilty in the Murder of Lauren Astley

Nathaniel Fujita Is Guilty in the Murder of Lauren Astley. Earlier this morning, a jury convicted Fujita of first-degree murder and two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and one count of assault and battery in the July 2011 death of Astley. Sentencing is scheduled for noon.  [WCVB | Globe] UPDATE, 12:37 p.m.: Fujita was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole, numerous outlets report. Appeal is automatic in first-degree cases.

More Snow, Wind On the Way. The Friday commute is expected to be worse than today’s.  []

Facebook Is Shopping Around for Office Space in Kendall Square. The company is seeking 7,000 square feet of office space to house three dozen software engineers, according to the Boston Business Journal.  [BBJ]

Stephen Lynch’s Campaign Is Not Having a Very Good Week. But don’t rule him out just yet, writes Chris Keohan.  [WBUR]

President Obama May Return to Martha’s Vineyard in August. The Herald‘s Inside Track reports that accommodations for the Secret Service are booked for two weeks in August.  [Herald]

Boston Gets the Onion Treatment; Takes a Crack at Satire. Good thing the deadline on the Onion’s take before the whole Restoration Hardware party snafu.  [The Onion |]