Democratic convention

Bill Clinton delivers personal speech in support of Hillary

Bill Clinton delivered remarks at the Democratic convention.

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Taking on the role of devoted political spouse, former president Bill Clinton declared his wife Hillary Clinton an impassioned “change-maker.”

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Hillary Clinton on Tuesday became the first woman to be nominated for president by a major political party.

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As demonstrators rallied in Philadelphia for a second day, the Massachusetts senator urged them to stand down.

Sydney Armini, 10, and her mother, Jenny Armini, prepared for ballet camp. Sydney looks forward to having a women president to look up to.

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Shirley Leung

You don’t have to be with her to appreciate this moment

When Hillary Clinton accepts the Democratic nomination, parents will insist their daughters stay up late and watch.

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In the streets outside the convention, Sanders supporters who had spent the day protesting began facing off with police.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

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Americans want someone who is genuine, and that’s the woman who needs to speak Thursday.

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Globe editorial cartoonist Dan Wasserman went to the drawing board on the second night of the Democratic National Convention.

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What options does Michelle Obama have, politically or otherwise, after she and her family leave the White House?

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/13/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/forge_ice_cream_06.jpg The artisanal ice cream scene is booming

Pop-up shops. Small-batch producers. Dairy-free alternatives. It’s a hotbed of frozen desserts.

‘Monks’ at Faneuil Hall may not be real deal

“Monks” in orange robes have been soliticiting donations, but are they who they say they are?

Anguish in wake of boy’s death at Boston beach

Family and friends of Kyzr Willis comforted one another near a command center.

Keith Bedford/Globe staff

The body of Kyzr Willis, 7, was found in the water Tuesday evening, police said. He disappeared from a day camp hours earlier.

XXEsposito - Alonso Esposito, a former Boston mobster-turned pastor, reflecting on the spiritual conversion he experienced that has lead him to establish his new ministry. He was in his Memphis home on Monday, June 27th, 2016. (Karen Pulfer Focht for the Boston Globe)

Notorious former mobster resurfaces with tantalizing clue about Gardner heist

A former mobster said one of his associates told him the paintings stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum were buried beneath a home in Florida.

Baker administration raps Healey’s gun crackdown

Governor Charlie Baker’s administration wants more clarity on AG Maura Healey’s move to limit sales of “copycat” weapons.

Police use of cellphone tracking devices raises questions

A cellphone tracking technology has been used for seven years by Boston Police without search warrants.

The T’s fiscal control board in February ended weekend late-night service, saying it wasn’t cost-effective and drew few riders.

Complaint says MBTA violated civil rights by ending late-night service

Advocacy groups say the T incorrectly analyzed how the cancellation would affect minority and low-income riders.

Attorney General Maura Healey.

Healey won’t comply with climate change subpoena

A congressional subpoena is seeking records on her investigation into whether Exxon Mobil misled the public about climate change.

Researchers spotted the shark close to the family’s boat.

The realization hit: The shark was right there.

A family came unbelievably close to a 14-foot predator on a stretch of secluded Chatham beach.

7/26/16 - Boston, MA - Boston Public Garden - The Boston Public Garden was full of commuters on foot as well as tourists and area residents out to enjoy the sunshine before high temperatures returned for the day on Tuesday morning, July 26, 2016. The heat wave continues to blanket the Boston area with temperatures again in the low-to-middle 90's. Photo by Dina Rudick/Globe Staff

Boston area’s heat wave hits day 6

Once again, temperatures topped 90, and there’s little chance of rain for the next few days.

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Rebekah Gregory has written a memoir, “Taking My Life Back,” to be released in April 2017.

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Globe investigations

“When the EMTs arrived, Dave was laying like this.” Gerry Hill said, offering to show where his suicidal son was fatally shot after a tense encounter with police.

spotlight

When despair meets deadly force

Nearly half of people killed by Massachusetts police over the last 11 years were suicidal, mentally ill, or showed clear signs of crisis.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

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“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.

The Big Picture

A battle against Islamic State fighters

“When everyone shouts ‘Allahu Akbar’ (God is Great) I know that a tank or a cannon will fire,” Reuters photographer Goran Tomasevic says.