Sick leave measure divides workers, businesses

In November, Mass. voters will weigh in on a plan to let workers earn sick time.

Search continues for Afghan soldiers missing from Cape base

The men all had valid visas and passports and were free to come and go from a Cape Cod base, an official said.

// Vehicles damaged in fire at car dealership in Sudbury

A large fire at a car dealership this morning destroyed 15 cars and left another five damaged.

The station redesign includes construction of a glass-enclosed entrance.

Government Center T station to feature glass entryway

The glass “head house” at Government Center is the most visible sign of progress at the underground transit hub.

Child poverty continues to climb in Mass.

The issue is partly caused by costly day care and housing and the proliferation of low-wage jobs, specialists said.

Tom Brady struggled to take care of a fumbled snap just before halftime against the against Raiders on Sunday.

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Even Tom Brady can’t save Patriots offense

Brady has covered up a lot of deficiencies over the years, but this time the Patriots have spread the offense too thin.

The Patriots offensive line was manhandled again Sunday, with QB Tom Brady often bearing the brunt of that. Jim Rogash/Getty Images


Patriots’ offensive line can’t block criticism

Only two players are playing in the same spot they did last year, and it shows.

Bobby Dionne (left) of Mapleville, R.I., watched as his girlfriend Betty Ann Conroy, Scotland, Conn., sang “Sweet Caroline” with Tori Gualtieri, of Norwich, Conn.

As Sox founder, Fenway faithful still find fun

Thanks to three recent World Series victories, even diehard fans seemed to shrug off this season’s struggles.

// A taste of Kona, the coffee served at the White House

Kona Rainforest Farm is not the only supplier of coffee for the White House, but they are one of the only ones I was able to track down.



// How to fight bias

Psychologists are testing ways to reduce unconscious racial prejudice — not just in the police, but in all of us.