Dozens displaced in 3 fires across the city

At least 57 people were displaced by blazes that took place Saturday evening and Sunday morning, according to Boston fire officials.

// Duck boat crash leaves a young woman dead

A 29-year-old woman was killed Saturday after the motor scooter she was operating collided with a duck boat.

Mayor Martin J. Walsh toured a Dudley Square work site in 2013.

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What was Mayor Walsh like as a union leader?

The future mayor was in the middle of virtually every major construction project in the region.

// Hints of change in a union town

Under Mayor Martin Walsh, local developers say, more projects are being approved that use at least some nonunion labor.

Kevin Cullen

// Foolish for love, Cathy Greig finds justice isn’t

Like most of us, Greig craved love and acceptance. Like few of us, she sought this from a sociopath.

Donald Trump.

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Go-it-alone fund-raising might limit Donald Trump in fall

Could the mogul come up with the $1 billion or more that is generally needed to run for the White House?

The mic drop to end all mic drops: Obama out

The president said just two words at the end of his last White House Correspondents' Association Dinner address.

Adolf Hitler’s “Mein Kampf” is published by Boston-based Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Boston publisher grapples with ‘Mein Kampf’ profits

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has caused concern with its new focus on giving the book’s proceeds to a broad range of Boston groups.

// Daniel Berrigan, Jesuit and peace activist, dies at 94

Father Berrigan’s acts of civil disobedience with his brother Philip made headlines during the late 1960s and early ’70s.

Christopher L. Gasper

// Another year, another eclectic Patriots draft

They traded down. They traded into the 2017 draft. They picked a guy most folks haven’t heard of. They eschewed a skill-position need.

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// Red Sox, Rick Porcello roll past Yankees

The righthander improved to 5-0 by throwing seven shutout innings.

yvonne Abraham

// The man who thinks Donald Trump is ‘treasonous’

Representative Seth Moulton, a former Marine, fears the foreign-policy dangers of a Trump presidency.

Six motorists were found overdosed in traffic or unconscious in parked cars in New Bedford last month.

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Police worry about rash of overdoses behind the wheel

The discovery of overdosed drivers is not unique to New Bedford, but recent numbers in the city appear unusually high.

// IndyCar ticket buyers will get refunds for cancelled Boston race

Organizers of the cancelled Labor Day race said that ticket refunds would begin Monday.

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//[1].jpg Boston, I love you, but you’re bringing me down

IndyCar is just latest example of a good idea Boston let die too soon.

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// Can the Celtics land Kevin Durant or another big name?

Boston can be a big-time player in free agency, and there are several prospects that could be on the list.

Opinion & Ideas


// How Grandma can help the housing crunch

When zoning keeps people from carving out little apartments, it doesn’t just add to some abstract housing shortage.

Ground Game


// Indiana is not the solid red state everyone thinks it is

GOP presidential campaigns will quickly learn that Indiana politics are more complicated than they may appear.

The Big Picture

Deadly fighting returns to Aleppo

Government airstrikes and insurgent mortar attacks escalated violence and destroyed a partial truce for Syria.


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