Surgical error at Tufts prompts widespread changes

The death of a patient at Tufts Medical Center last year highlighted medical errors involving “cognitive bias.”

Linebacker James Morris (52) went on IR, and Steve Beauharnais (58) was cut by the Patriots Saturday.

Patriots cut 19 to finalize roster

New England cut long snapper Danny Aiken, and put LB James Morris on injured reserve.

Quarterback Tyler Murphy had a TD pass and scoring run in his BC debut. Jonathan Wiggs/GLOBE STAFF.

BC 30, UMASS 7

BC bowls over UMass in season opener

The Eagles piled up 511 total yards of offense, with 338 coming on the ground.

A makeshift shrine marked the spot where  a 3-year-old boy was struck and killed by a car in Brockton on Friday.

Residents remember boy fatally struck by car

The shrine of candles and teddy bears set up Friday night on a Brockton street grew Saturday as many paused to pay their respects.

An aerial view of St. Peter’s Square.

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All Things Catholic

Getting to the Crux of why Catholicism matters

The Globe’s John Allen also examines the Islamic State and the pope.

Steve Grossman.

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Steve Grossman for governor

The Globe’s editorial board says Grossman has a CEO’s eye for seizing opportunities.

quick bite

Allston’s Limoo serves bubble tea with a kick

If you’ve ever thought bubble tea might taste that much better doctored with whiskey or gin, Limoo Tea Bar is for you.


// Even minus a few premieres, still plenty to see in Toronto

The Toronto International Film Festival is Oscar season’s prime launching pad.


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// Charlie Baker for governor

The Globe’s editorial board says Baker is a creative manager who is committed to rooting out waste and finding new ways to solve problems.


// Union Square is hipster central

Move over, Cambridge. These days, anyone seeking a countercultural adventure comes to Somerville.