After much anticipation, first votes cast in N.H.

Voters in tiny Dixville Notch went to the polls shortly after midnight, with Bernie Sanders and John Kasich proclaimed the winners there.

Dixville Notch town moderator Tom Tillotson announced results early Tuesday.

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Dixville Notch town moderator Tom Tillotson announced results early Tuesday.

Terry Tillitson applauded after results were announced.

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Terry Tillitson applauded after results were announced.

Jeff Stevens (center) cast the first ballot in the first-in-the-nation primary.

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Jeff Stevens (center) cast the first ballot in the first-in-the-nation primary.

// Clinton gets real, Sanders stays on message

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders seemed to reverse roles as they made their final pitches to N.H. voters.

// GOP rivals make final appeals in New Hampshire

Republicans on Monday hunted for undecided voters, tossed snowballs for the cameras, and made last-minute digs at their rivals.

Laconia, NH - 2/7/2016 - Traffic makes its way through downtown Manchester, NH, February 7, 2016. (Keith Bedford/Globe Staff)

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A N.H. city that’s notably good at picking winners

Since 2000, the results in Laconia have almost perfectly reflected the statewide vote in the primaries for both parties.

// Global stock slide extends to Japan, Australia

Anxiety over the global economy intensified Tuesday, with equities in Tokyo sliding the most since August.


// Eagles make Beanpot history with 1-0 victory

Boston College won the first-ever 1-0 Beanpot final when Alex Tuch scored 1:57 into the extra session.

Ruben Amaro Jr., who was recently fired as GM of the Phillies and is now the Red Sox new first base coach, leads a baseball clinic at the Curtis Hall Community Center in Jamaica Plain. Josh Reynolds for The Boston Globe (Sports, abrahamp)

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Ruben Amaro Jr. eager to try new role in baseball

The former Phillies general manager made an unusual move in becoming the Red Sox’ first base coach.

Mass. had highest rate of abused children in nation

Officials attributed the high number of reported cases to greater public awareness and increased vigilance by the state.

// Fierce storm makes an impact, but not as bad as expected

Blizzard conditions and power outages did take place, but feared snowfall totals didn’t materialize.

Hospital, physician prices driving health costs, business groups say

The groups called on Mass. to do more to rein in prices, but did not offer specific recommendations.

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// Panthers sabotaged every single chance against Broncos

If the Patriots ever lost a Super Bowl like the Panthers did Sunday, boy would New Englanders be upset.

Stat | Pharmalot

// Drug industry’s image problem isn’t just about Martin Shkreli

Rising prices are a problem for every drug maker. Blaming a few outliers fails to tell the whole story.

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Ground Game

// In GOP debate, it’s a different Donald Trump

Trump’s tactic of mostly staying out of the fray is an indication that he may have evolved as a politician.

The Big Picture

Primary push in New Hampshire

All across New Hampshire, crowds are gathering to hear and see the Democratic and Republican candidates for president before Tuesday’s primary.

Globe investigations

// Globe investigations and Spotlight reports

A look at high-impact investigations from The Boston Globe, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning report on abuse in the Catholic Church.



// Harvard junior drops out after getting $100k in startup cash

Grace Xiao received a Thiel Fellowship that gives her company, Kynplex, funding over two years.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ‘Spotlight’

“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.



// Vocal member of Vatican abuse panel to depart

An outspoken member of an abuse commission headed by Cardinal Sean O’Malley said he won’t leave unless the pope asks him to.

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// Immersed in the View

A seaside location sets the tone for a free-flowing master bathroom with partitions and angles — but no doors to restrict sightlines.