Patients criticize Patrick over lack of marijuana clinics

Some seeking access to medical marijuana said they may sue the state government over delays in opening dispensaries.

Charlie Baker snags support of Jack Connors

Connors, a longtime Democrat, will host an Oct. 6 fund-raiser for Baker, the Republican gubernatorial nominee.

Major Jan Mohammad Arash, Captain Noorullah Aminyar, Captain Mohammad Nasir Askarzada.

Missing Afghan soldiers detained at Canadian border

The three men went missing from a training exercise at Joint Base Cape Cod over the weekend.

US takes action against companies moving overseas

The actions are a response to a spate of companies that have shifted overseas in an attempt to shirk US taxes.

In this 2007 photo, the sun sets behind the BICEP2 telescope, foreground, and the South Pole Telescope in Antarctica.

AP Photo/Steffen Richter

Was it just dust? Cosmic inflation discovery uncertain

New data raise doubts about what was considered smoking gun evidence in favor of the theory of cosmic inflation — the “bang” of the Big Bang.

Fighters from the Islamic State paraded in a commandeered Iraqi security forces vehicle down a main road in the northern city of Mosul, Iraq.

ISIS calls for attacks on civilians

The militant group’s spokesman said it welcomed the possibility of a ground war with the US, and called for attacks at home and abroad.

Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti spoke Monday.

Ravens did not provide ‘misinformation’ about Ray Rice, team owner says

Steve Bisciotti disputed a report that Ravens leadership pressed the NFL to be lenient on Rice.

Places to go, things to buy for pets

With summer coming to a close, we have drummed up a variety of events, products, and places for folks to enjoy with their four-legged friends this fall.

Eleanor Ballentine, 90, gets a meal delivered from Allan R. Miller of the organization Ethos. Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff (The Boston Globe.

Malnourishment among elders undetected in ER

Many seniors who go to the emergency room may be suffering from poor nutrition. Now researchers are wondering what to do about it.