Tina Burgos gets cozy at Covet + Lou  in Needham.

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Fall Fashion | Magazine

How to step up your style for fall

Check out these tips on making preppy more fashionable, rethinking neutrals, avoiding the bland, and more.

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This writer was going to try it, but the experts warned he’d better not.

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The City Council wants residents to get guidance on how to deal with the truculent birds.

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Memories of Orion Krause remain vivid on Monhegan Island, but now the suspected murderer’s name evokes darker thoughts.

A rendering of 2017's HUBweek.


Domes to dot City Hall Plaza for innovation-themed festival

The third edition of HUBweek will feature talks by entrepreneurs, scientists, and journalists.

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Prosecutors dropped a disorderly conduct charge as long as Max Kennedy accepted responsibility for a noise violation and agreed to pay a fine.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/09/20/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/AFP_RE7ZL.jpg A sixth mass extinction could be in the cards, according to MIT professor

Daniel Rothman predicted that the world’s oceans could hold enough carbon by 2100 to trigger a sixth mass extinction in them.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/09/20/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/RinaldiRobot01.jpg Prudential Center shows security robot the door

After months of patrolling the mall at 2 miles per hour, the machine is off to “explore another galaxy” — presumably pretty slowly.

FILE - This Sept. 6, 2012, file photo shows the Amazon logo in Santa Monica, Calif. Kohl's, which is opening some in-store Amazon shops, will start accepting returns for the online retailer at some of its stores in Los Angeles and Chicago starting in October 2017. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)

Received an Amazon e-mail about a baby registry you don’t have? You’re not alone

Those who got the e-mail — and decided to talk about it on Twitter — reacted with a mix of amusement, fear, and anger.

Dave Epstein

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The storm’s persistent, easterly flow has kept the area’s warm air at bay. So when can we expect to see the sun again?


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Goodbye Amy Schumer. Hello Denzel Washington.

Love Letters

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/09/11/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/Meredith_Goldstein_NewLogo.jpg He wants to hit pause on their relationship

They’re in their late 40s and essentially living together. But now he says he needs time to think, and she’s confused.

Mueller seeks documents related to Trump’s actions as president

The special counsel is looking into the firing of President Trump’s national security adviser and FBI director, according to White House officials.

Hurricane Maria

A downed tree blocked a street in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico on Wednesday.

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All of Puerto Rico without power after Maria

‘‘Once we’re able to go outside, we’re going to find our island destroyed,’’ said Abner Gomez, Puerto Rico’s emergency management director.

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., joined by, from left, Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., speaks to reporters as he pushes a last-ditch effort to uproot former President Barack Obama's health care law, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. To win, 50 of the 52 GOP senators must back it _ a margin they failed to reach when the chamber rejected the effort in July. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Senate pressing ahead with vote on last-ditch Obamacare repeal bill

The legislation by Senators Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy would repeal central elements of Obamacare.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/09/20/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/AFP_SM0R5.jpg ‘All my family is there’: Boston restaurateur relieved after Mexico quake

For Julie King, a Mexico City native who owns a downtown Boston restaurant, news of Tuesday’s earthquake was nerve-wracking.

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Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price’s five-flight itinerary was estimated to cost more than $60,000.

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Sessions is scheduled to speak to federal law enforcement officials at the Moakley Federal Courthouse.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/13/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/0315genericstudents.jpg Turnout among college students rose in 2016 election, Tufts study says

Turnout among college students in 2016 increased by more than 3 percentage points, to 48.3 percent, over turnout in 2012.

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How far breast cancer treatment has come—and where it’s going next

Countless strides have been made over the past century in the fight against the disease, with more on the way. Look back on the biggest milestones and learn about the research of tomorrow.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/09/13/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Clipboard-9969.jpg This week in weed

Witness the birth of the marijuana industry in Massachusetts and catch up on national pot headlines every Saturday.

Opinion & Ideas

Opinion | Jeffrey D. Sachs

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President Donald Trump’s speech to the United Nations moved the world closer to war because the game of chicken often ends in disaster.

Fall Arts Preview 2017

Fall Arts preview

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A complete guide to movies, music, books, arts, theater, and family events in the Greater Boston area this season.

Confidential tips

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Do you know about wrongdoing that needs to be exposed? Call the Globe Spotlight team: 617-929-7483 or spotlight@globe.com.

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In 2016, VA employees filed nearly 2,000 complaints with the Office of Special Counsel — more than the next four most-complained-about departments combined.


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Some in medicine are alarmed at a new program to study integrative medicine.


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Fiat Chrysler recalling 494,417 Ram trucks for safety issue

The recall involves Ram 2500 and 3500 pickups and Ram 3500, 4500 and 5500 chassis cabs from the 2013 to 2017 model years. All 494,417 of the vehicles involved have 6.7-liter engines.