Ex-Mountie hailed as a hero after Ottawa shootings

Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers shot the gunman who killed a soldier and stormed Canada’s seat of power on Wednesday.

Cars traversed flooded roads in Peabody.

Powerful storm snarls traffic, floods roads in Mass.

A coastal storm lashed the state with strong winds and as much as 5 inches of rain.

Evan Horowitz

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/10/23/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/horowitz-061.jpg We still have some warm, sunny days left before winter

History suggests there are about five lovely days still out there, just waiting for us.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/10/23/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/duxbury150-8263.jpg Duxbury official details attack on students by ex-coach

A large crowd gathered in support of Harry Taylor, who allegedly punched two members of the football team.

Red Sox reliever Koji Uehara will be a free agent this offseason.

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Paul Swydan | Statistically Thinking

Red Sox bullpen just needs one key piece

The Red Sox have a solid foundation for their bullpen in 2015, and can make it great with one crucial move.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/10/23/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/celts150-7238.jpg Celtics assistant Walter McCarty pleads not guilty in larceny case

The dispute stems from kitchen cabinets McCarty ordered for a home that is under construction.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/10/23/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Photo-8292--90x90.jpg Wrong riot? Keene police circulate apparent photo from W. Va.

One of the potential suspects identified by the New Hampshire department may have been 600 miles away.

How one woman gave in to Botox

One writer had long resisted age-defying procedures, but found there’s no shame in getting a little help from the dermatologist.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/05/12/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Boghosian_31latenight18_MET.jpg Real-time tracking comes to the Green Line

For the first time in the Green Line’s history, you won’t have to guess how far your next trolley is.