R.I. child dies of complications tied to enterovirus

Health officials said that the child died last week of a staph infection associated with the enterovirus 68 virus.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/10/01/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/aaron150-10505.jpg Police worried info on Hernandez phone could be remotely deleted

A trooper was ordered to wrap it in aluminum foil or put it in a metal can when it was collected.

SJC dismisses lawsuit against Children’s Hospital

The lawsuit claimed the hospital prevented the disclosure of a doctor’s alleged abuse.

Bridgewater State kept recent alleged campus rapes secret

School officials are defending their decision not to inform students about two alleged assaults last month.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/30/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/483b471247f8442c9e3bf65b15a0e18c-483b471247f8442c9e3bf65b15a0e18c-0-10438.jpg Fearing death, 3 Afghan soldiers sought asylum

“They catch us, they kill us,” said one of the soldiers who disappeared from a Cape Cod training exercise of the Taliban.

01printer - 3D printed sugar designs made by The Sugar Lab, a Los Angeles company that's part of 3D Systems. (3D Systems)

3D Systems

Is 3-D food printing the next microwave?

Scientists and engineers have developed 3-D printing to a point where the food version is taking shape.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/30/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/shaughnessy-8529.png Time to pile on the reeling Patriots

Listening to the fallout from Monday’s loss made your ears bleed. It was a field day for Patriot haters.

Dustin Pedroia batted .278 with seven home runs in 135 games in 2014 before missing the end of the season with a thumb injury.

Paul Swydan | Statistically Thinking

What do stats project for Dustin Pedroia’s future?

Hitter aging curves developed by FanGraphs offer a glimpse of what may lie ahead for the Red Sox’ second baseman.

The tentatively titled West Station is meant to help overhaul the huge swath of land near the Allston-Brighton tolls on the Massachusetts Turnpike.

New transit station could transform Allston

The $25 million project would allow Allston commuters to take the train to the Back Bay, South Station, and possibly Kendall Square.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/29/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/HighIsland.05a.jpg Costly sales on Maine’s coast end access to cherished sites

As islands pass to developers and billionaires seeking the ultimate getaway, they are increasingly off-limits to the public.