Homicide ruling reversed in case of infant’s 2013 death

Aisling Brady McCarthy appeared in court in Woburn in July.

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The state has dropped the charges against Aisling Brady McCarthy, the nanny accused of murdering an infant in her care.

Tom Brady Deflategate hearing

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady left federal court in New York on Monday.

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Deflategate decision expected Tuesday or Wednesday

No settlement was reached in Monday’s hearing, though Judge Richard Berman said the sides “tried quite hard.”

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/07/17/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/horowitz.jpg Tom Brady has more rights than most American workers

The Patriots QB has the rare ability to take his boss to court when he thinks he’s being punished unfairly.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/17/BostonGlobe.com/BCOM/Images/Boghosian_31latenight24_MET.jpg $7.3b needed to fix buses, trains, stations, MBTA panel says

The figure marks a substantial, though not unexpected, increase over a preliminary estimate of $6.7 billion issued in March.

Woman slain while walking in N.H. worked at Union Leader

Denise Robert, 62, was taking a walk Sunday night when she was shot and killed, according to the newspaper.

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About 150 e-mails have been censored because they contain information that is now deemed classified.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/31/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/push150-8839.jpg Man charged with pushing woman from roof at college party

A junior is accused of coming up behind the woman and pushing her down into a crowd of Bridgewater State partygoers.

Settlement will make Narcan more affordable, Mass. AG says

A manufacturer of a drug that can help reverse overdoses will pay the state $325,000, resolving concerns about a sharp price increase.

Director Wes Craven in 2009.

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Commentary | Ty Burr

Wes Craven’s nightmares changed horror fan reality

No one took nightmares more seriously — or, paradoxically, with more tongue-in-cheek wit — than horror filmmaker Wes Craven.

Jaquan Huston, 23, and his attorney, Joe Collins, listened to prosecutor Ashlee Logan during his arraignment in Peabody on Monday.

Suspect in P.F. Chang’s stabbing held without bail

“He never saw it coming,’’ a witness said about Elivelton Dias, who was killed in the attack.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/02/13/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/08092010_09weeiro_photo1-7677115.jpg Glenn Ordway to join WEEI’s midday show

“The Big O” is returning to the station to join Christian Fauria and Lou Merloni weekdays from 10 to 2.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/31/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/186640611-13948-7335[1]-7473--90x90.jpg Petition to keep Don Orsillo at NESN collects 50,000 signatures

NESN announced last week that it would not bring Orsillo back for a 16th season.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/31/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/BM-FP-0003[1]-3841--90x90.jpg ‘Black Mass’ stars to attend local screening

The cast will be in town Sept. 15 for a screening of the Whitey Bulger biopic at the Coolidge Corner Theatre.

2015 MTV Video Music Awards

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/Wires/2015/08/31/BostonGlobe.com/APOnlineImages/2015-08-31/103a7e4c1c0ea327800f6a706700147f.jpg Five wacky moments at MTV Video Music Awards

The awards show was filled with displays of anger, reconcilation, and other over-the-top moments.

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 28: Junichi Tazawa #36 of the Boston Red Sox reacts while pitching in the tenth inning against the New York Mets on August 28, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing Neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

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Alex Speier

Can Dave Dombrowski rebuild the Red Sox bullpen?

In 13 of the 14 years under Dombrowski, the Detroit bullpen ranked in the bottom half of the American League.

Home life

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/28/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/homework.jpg Is more homework putting stress on families?

A recent study argues that the youngest kids are simply getting too much.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/31/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/150826_WALKER_FEATURE_00002[1]-8811--90x90.jpg With only a few more weeks of summer left, the heat returns

High heat will make a return statewide this week as the sun beats down on Mass.

The Big Picture

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10 years after Hurricane Katrina

President Obama visited New Orleans to mark progress the city has made before the anniversary of the hurricane.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/31/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/gronk150-4890.jpg Gronk is now a voice on Waze and he’s sort of boring

You can now get directions from Rob Gronkowski on the Waze app.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/31/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/schoolgirl-big-8815.jpg A look at Catholic back-to-school . . . um, ‘fashion’

The last major shift in Catholic school uniform fashion was permitting girls to wear slacks