Menino recalled as a man of the people

“He’s done so much for so many people in the city,” one mourner said. “He saw no color, no barrier. It’s just a sad day.’’

Vice President Joe Biden will travel to Boston for the funeral services, according to his office.

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Vice President Joe Biden will attend Menino’s funeral

Biden will travel to Boston for the services, but it was unclear whether he will have a speaking role.

A one million square foot Amazon fulfillment center has been proposed in Fall River and Freetown. Pictured: A new Amazon fulfillment center in Poland.

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Amazon proposes fulfillment center in Fall River, Freetown

The online retail giant announced it intends to build a one million square foot facility — its first in Mass.

Items stacked inside a shoebox-sized 1901 time capsule.

Letter in time capsule foresaw flight, video communication

A letter to posterity written more than 100 years ago made a few accurate predictions — and some very wrong ones.

// Legal Sea Foods to close Prudential Center restaurant

The seafood chain said the 20-year-old Back Bay location will close Dec. 28, when its lease expires.

// Baker acknowledges he flubbed fisherman’s tale

The comments by Baker came after Martha Coakley visited New Bedford, where she said Baker must answer for the changing storyline.

Nurse Kaci Hickox addressed the media outside of her home on Friday.

Judge rejects Ebola quarantine for nurse in Maine

Gov. Paul LePage said he disagreed with the ruling to not restrict the movement of Kaci Hickox, but will abide by it.

Brockton High teacher charged with rape of student

Joaquim Andrade, 56, was held on $20,000 bail Friday after he was accused of sexually assaulting a female student.

Globe Insiders

Nov. 5

// ‘Ether Dome’: Globe Insider Night

After the Huntington Theatre Company production, join Boston Globe Ideas editor Stephen Heuser and Dr. Emery N. Brown.