Storm floods Mass. roads, brings down power lines

The storm flooded William F. McClellan Highway in East Boston Thursday morning.

Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff

A powerful coastal storm has been lashing the state with strong winds and dumping heavy rains.

JOAN VENNOCHI

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/10/23/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/Joan_Vennochi_150px-1045.jpg Elizabeth Warren’s silence was Fidelity’s gain

Ideological purity is hard to sustain in the real world of politics.

Jessica Giberson with her son. The parents said they first suspected abuse of their son earlier this year.

N.H. special education school faces abuse allegations

Families claimed that several staff members verbally or physically abused their children.

Bill Belichick’s team will face a series of challenging quarterbacks over the next six games.

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Patriots’ contender status about to be tested

The next six games will tell us whether the Patriots pass defense has actually undergone a makeover.

The $37.5 million unit at MillenniumTower is on the 60th floor.

HANDEL ARCHITECTS RENDERING

Have $37.5m? Millennium Tower penthouse is yours

The 60th-story luxury unit is sure to become Boston’s most exclusive address in its tallest residential building.

The A-10 found new life after 2001 supporting ground troops. It is credited with coming to the aid of countless soldiers pinned down by enemy forces in recent conflicts.

Kelly Ayotte thwarting effort to retire old Air Force jet

The N.H. senator’s campaign to save the A-10 Thunderbolt II has annoyed top Pentagon officials and spending watchdogs.

Online shopping yields different prices, results, says NU study

New research found that major travel websites and general merchandisers are testing price steering and discrimination in small doses.

Casino backers spending heavily on TV ads

Thousands of TV ads urging Mass. voters to say no to a casino repeal have aired already.

Opinion

editorial | endorsement

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/01/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/maura-healey-1120.jpg Maura Healey for attorney general

The Globe editorial board writes that Healy’s competitive drive is tempered by a deep understanding of complex and high-stakes issues.