US assails Syria, moves closer to military strike: Secretary of State Kerry says the use of chemical, toxic arms is a certainty and urges an international response. This is the government's toughest public stance on Syria yet. National security and military reporter Bryan Bender from Washington.
- Sealed for decades, State House safe yields secrets: Political reporter Joshua Miller reveals what was found inside a safe in the State House's ancient vault, after the Globe inquired about it and the state treasurer brought in safecrackers to open it.
- Grossman rolls out governor's race campaign team: A sign that the state treasurer is ramping up his 2014 campaign for governor. Political reporter Joshua Miller with the latest on the Political Intelligence blog on Boston.com.