Democrats decry late release of ‘pay to play’ probe

The N.J. review of Charlie Baker’s controversial donation will not be made public until after the election.

Fatal Lawrence fire was accidental, officials say

The fire that killed two young boys was caused by a failure in electrical wiring in a ceiling, a state fire official said.

Daily Dose

New 3-minute test accurately detects delirium, study finds

The test could reliably detect the condition and should become routine, a new study suggests.

A tall fence separates a suburb in Hamden, Conn., rear, from public housing project land in New Haven, foreground.

AP Photo/New Haven Register, Arnold Gold

Opinion | Farah Stockman

Breaking barriers in New Haven

Every wall has a story. The story of this one, and the battle to tear it down, is about how complicated race and class have become in America.

Akeem Ayers was drafted by the Titans in 2011 with the 39th overall pick.

PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK

Patriots trade for linebacker Akeem Ayers

The Patriots sent a sixth-round draft pick to the Titans in exchange for the fourth-year linebacker.

The New Bedford Harbor shows a mix of industry, fishing, pleasure boats and renewable energy.

Address | location, location, location

What is it like to live in New Bedford?

Once known as “the city that lit the world,” New Bedford is on the way to becoming “the city that kept the lights on.”

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/10/21/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/robel150-8439.jpg Phillipos marijuana defense a ‘smoke screen,’ prosecution says

Jurors have left for the day after an afternoon of deliberations over whether Phillipos lied to investigators.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/10/05/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/tlumacki_lastdayatsuffolkdowns_sports502[1].jpg Group with plan to reopen Suffolk Downs brings on negotiator

Louis Raffetto came to Suffolk Downs to open the 1992 season, after financial distress caused a closure for two seasons.

Opinion

the podium | Michelle Holmes

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/10/21/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/456685784.jpg US should look to West Africa for Ebola practices

The reflexive, historical impulse to treat Africans as inferior may have cost Americans in the response to Ebola.