Delahunt resigns from medical marijuana firm

A company official said former Congressman William Delahunt will no longer play a role in the firm.

Clean-up continued Monday at the home at 23 St. Paul St. in Blackstone.

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Neighbor recalls filth, squalor in Blackstone home

A neighbor who entered the Blackstone home before officials took away Erika Murray’s four children described a disturbing scene.

Kurdish Peshmerga fighters held a position south of Erbil on Monday.

US strikes ISIS in expanded Iraq area

The airstrike south of Baghdad was the first in the broadened mission against the Islamic State.

// 2nd woman dies from Crane Beach lightning strike

The two women were hit by lightning during a microburst on Sept. 6.

QB Tom Brady’s actions on the sideline late in Sunday’s game point to his dissatisfaction with the Patriots offense. Jim Mone/Associated Press

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Ben Volin | On football

One word describes Patriots offense — dysfunctional

The first two weeks have been a grind for the Patriots, and the offense looks out of synch.

// Boston-area casino bidders agree to substantial changes

State regulators are expected to begin final deliberations on the proposals by Mohegan Sun and Wynn Resorts.

President Obama (right) applauded after he awardded the Medal of Honor posthumously to Army Specialist Four Donald P. Sloat.

Vietnam soldiers receive Medal of Honor

President Obama bestowed the Medal of Honor on two soldiers nearly half a century after they fought in Vietnam.

Erosion and a changing landscape are givens on Cape Cod. Above, storm surge ate away at Coast Guard Beach in Eastham in February 2013.


On Cape, climate change worries home buyers

Erosion and redrawn flood maps have some buyers thinking twice about Cape Cod.


// Is your body mostly microbes? Actually, we have no idea

How one eccentric scientist’s estimate became the most famous “fact” about the microbiome.