GOP candidates make pitch in New Hampshire forum

Republican presidential candidates John Kasich, left, Ben Carson, third from left, Lindsey Graham, George Pataki, Carly Fiorina, Chris Christie, Bobby Jindal, Rick Perry, Scott Walker, Rick Santorum and Jeb Bush speak among themselves after a forum Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, in Manchester, N.H. Second from left is Saint Anselm College president Steven DiSalvo. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

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A parade of Republican hopefuls looked for ways to distinguish themselves in a historically large field on Monday night.

Authorities were at the scene of the tent collapse in Lancaster, N.H.

Sebastian Fuentes via AP

Two are killed, others injured in N.H. tent collapse

The circus tent, with more than 100 people inside, collapsed in a strong storm in Lancaster, N.H., authorities said.

// Boston to examine use of police body cameras

A proposal to equip Boston police with body cameras will get a public airing Wednesday, but city officials are cautious.

Several passing motorists honked in sympathy with the cab drivers, but most were not impressed with the protest.

In Cambridge, taxi drivers are told: ‘You’re the minority’

About two dozen taxi drivers snarled traffic, honked horns, and demonstrated outside Cambridge City Hall on Monday.

New Bedford, MA - 7/31/2015: Mayor Jon Mitchell rides on the Harbor Masters Boat in New Bedford, MA on July 31, 2015. (Harrison Hill for The Boston Globe)

Harrison Hill for The Boston Globe

After setbacks, New Bedford eyes other projects

Plans for a wind farm, casino, and Olympic sailing have fallen through, and officials are considering less glamorous improvements.

//[1]-8496--90x90.jpg Argument allegedly turned violent for trooper, girlfriend

State Police Trooper Corey Benoit is facing domestic violence charges and was ordered held pending a dangerousness hearing.

// 2 in critical condition after daylight shooting in Roxbury

Police said a man, his sister, and another woman were in a car on Academy Terrace when a man opened fire.

// Hernandez allegedly had ‘sexually explicit’ relationship with tipster

Prosecutors are seeking to discredit the claims of the woman at the center of an effort to disqualify a juror.

Foxboro--07/30/15 The New England Patriots held their first day of training camp at the practice filed next to Gillette Stadium. Tom Brady wipes his head during the sweltering practice. Globe staff photo by John Tlumacki(sports)

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff


NFL has been out of bounds in its dealings with Patriots

Tom Brady and the Patriots have made missteps, but the league’s actions appear to be petty and vindictive.

Jon Stewart, shown lampooning senator-elect Scott Brown in 2010, has made the appropriation of political and media clips a way of life.

Critic’s notebook

Jon Stewart’s game-changing legacy

The Stewart Effect will survive long after Jon Stewart has moved on.

A screenshot of a faux Harvard Crimson editorial endorsing Donald Trump for president.

Parody Harvard Crimson editorial endorses Donald Trump

The Crimson denies any connection to the parody editorial, which seems to be courtesy of the Harvard Lampoon.

// Diver in Ireland discovers note in a bottle from Nantucket

Rory Golden was returning from an annual diving trip off of the coast of Ireland when he saw the bottle bobbing in the water.

Edward Wagner relaxed at Walden Pond, where parking fees have gone up to $8 from $5.

Craig F. Walker/Globe Staff

In Boston, it costs more to have fun

The price of recreation and leisure activities here has seen an increase while such costs in the country as a whole dropped.

// Servicemen go the distance for charity in grueling triathlon

Four Navy SEALs and a Coast Guardsman began their fund-raiser for Camp Sunshine by running down Mount Washington.

Governor Charlie Baker.

Top Charlie Baker fund-raisers to receive weekend retreat on Cape

The two-day, invite-only event is replete with a wine tasting, cocktail hour, and clambake.

// As Fla. governor, Jeb Bush asked George W. Bush for stronger state powers

The governor offered nine pages of advice on how to use the power of the Oval Office to in relations with the states.

The Verb hotel near Fenway Park.

Hojoko opening at The Verb Hotel

The highly anticipated Fenway venture from Tim and Nancy Cushman is a “rock and roll izakaya,” they say, with a menu of dishes under $10.

// French advised more training for pilots of plane model in Wis. crash

Last week’s crash at an airport in Milwaukee killed a Wenham man and his daughter.

Ground Game

// Who’s on top in the race for the GOP nomination?

The Boston Globe has revised its rankings of the top 10 Republican presidential candidates in New Hampshire.



// Joe Biden’s case for Joe Biden

Who is a better antidote to the guarded Hillary Clinton and the safe campaign she is trying to run?

The Big Picture

Wildfires burn thousands of acres in California

Drought and extreme weather have fueled numerous wildfires in California that have destroyed property and forced evacuations.


// After car hack, Internet of Things looks riskier

The revelation that hackers could remotely seize control of 1 million Chrysler automobiles delivers a stark warning.



// US Catholic bishops take on Donald Trump

Trump’s comments about illegal immigrants from Mexico has riled US bishops