Transit police chief to step down

Chief Paul MacMillan said he had mixed emotions about leaving the agency he worked at for more than 30 years.

Senator Elizabeth Warren, right, talks about Republican Scott Brown as, left, US Sen. Jeanne Shaheen listens during a campaign event on campus at UNH. Senator Elizabeth Warren campaigned in NH Saturday against Republican Scott Brown on behalf of US Sen. Jeanne Shaheen.

Elizabeth Warren rallies for Jeanne Shaheen in N.H.

The two are attending events in Durham, Concord, and Keene to kick off Shaheen’s ‘‘get out the vote’’ effort.

Chasing Bayla

Michael Moore had waited all day — really, all his life — for the whale to surface, the suffering giant that science had to save.

// Jack Bruce, bassist of Cream, dies at 71

A statement released by Bruce’s family announced the death Saturday, saying ‘‘the world of music will be a poorer place without him.”

// New 38-story apartment tower signals North Station shift

The new 415-foot tower will be the first of several to rise around the TD Garden.

Chris and Sarah Nelson use the “Estonian Hold” to perfection.

Chris Nelson for The Boston Globe

Couples go to extremes in wife-carrying contest

The men rocketed up a rugged obstacle course, navigating over boulders, traversing through mud, and wading through thigh-deep water.


World Series isn’t what it used to be

I blame no one. It’s evolution. Baseball is too long and slow for modern attention spans.

Can grown-ups find happiness at Universal’s Harry Potter world?

From the moment you enter the two Harry Potter lands in Universal’s Orlando theme parks, you are thoroughly enchanted.

Defensive backs Darrelle Revis (left) and Kyle Arrington could be in for a workout when they go up against Chicago’s talented receivers AP Photo/Stephan Savoia


Patriots’ keys to victory over the Bears

A close look at Sunday’s matchup, on offense and defense, and the key player for the Bears.

Ronny (Tyler Ritter, center) is the only person in the family who isn\'t crazy about sports while everyone else including from left to right: Marjorie (Laurie Metcalf), Sean (Jimmy Dunn), Jackie (Kelen Coleman), Arthur (Jack McGee) and Gerard (Joey McIntyre) are obsessed, on THE McCARTHYS premiering Thursday, Oct. 30 (9:30 ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Photo: Monty Brinton/CBS Ì?å©2014 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 21mccarthys


‘The McCarthys’ hits close to home for Boston creator

“The McCarthys” is a new Boston-set CBS comedy loosely based on creator and Dedham native Brian Gallivan’s own family.


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// Patricia Saint Aubin for auditor

The Republican has more relevant professional expertise than incumbent Suzanne Bump, the editorial board writes.