Patriots’ offensive line can’t block criticism

Only two players are playing in the same spot they did last year, and it shows.

patriots 16, raiders 9

Patriots hold on to defeat Raiders

Vince Wilfork’s late interception helped New England win their home opener at Gillette Stadium on Sunday.

// How did these streets get these names?!

For some buyers, street names can be a deal-breaker. For others, they’re just fodder for amusement.

People marched during a rally against climate change in New York.

Thousands rally in New York, other cities over climate concerns

The marches in cities around the world come two days before a UN climate summit.

Charlie Baker prayed at a service in Grace Church of All Nations, while Martha Coakley met with voters at the Medford Community Day.

Baker, Coakley hit campaign trail Sunday

The nominees for governor used where they were or what they did to underscore long-standing pledges of their bids.

Volunteers at the Coalition for Social Justice get last minute instructions before heading out to canvas voters in Fall River about the sick pay initiative.

Sick leave measure divides workers, businesses

In November, Mass. voters will weigh in on a plan to let workers earn sick time.

3 Afghan soldiers go missing from Cape Cod base

A National Guard spokesman said the men, who went missing from a training exercise, pose no immediate threat.

// Vigil celebrates Winchester teen’s life

What began as a somber, silent gathering on Sunday night erupted into a celebration of Patrick Gill’s spirit.

Child poverty continues to climb in Mass.

The issue is partly caused by costly day care and housing and the proliferation of low-wage jobs, specialists said.

Boston College President Rev. William Leahy (left) speaks with Philippines President Benigno Aquino III during an event in Robsham Theater on the school’s campus.

Philippines president visits Boston College

Benigno S. Aquino III made a nostalgic return to the Hub for the first time in 31 years.

Seven hospitalized after Charlestown boat fire

Firefighters were quickly able to put out the blaze and prevent the boat from sinking, a spokesman said.


// The big benefit of downsizing: There’s more family time

Pick up any parenting magazine and chances are you’ll find an article about the importance of play.