Many who met with Clinton gave to her foundation

At least 85 of 154 people from private interests who met or spoke with Hillary Clinton while she led the State Department donated to her charity.

AKRON, OH - AUGUST 22: Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses supporters at the James A. Rhodes Arena on August 22, 2016 in Akron, Ohio. Trump currently trails Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Ohio, a state which is critical to his election bid. (Photo by Angelo Merendino/Getty Images)

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Voters are getting it right on Clinton and Trump

This is a summer that has shown American politics at its democracy-affirming best.

Michael A. Cohen

// Clinton’s e-mail ‘scandals’ are pure fiction

Once you get past the breathless headlines, there’s no evidence of actual wrongdoing.

// Obama vows support for flood-ravaged Louisiana

“This is not a photo-op issue,” President Obama said. “I need all Americans to stay focused on this. . . I know you will rebuild again.”

There’s been another ‘Wessie’ the snake sighting in Maine

Earl White doesn’t care what people say, he knows what he saw — he even took a picture of it.

A car crashed into a sign in the Ted Williams Tunnel Monday evening.


Man crashes into construction sign in Ted Williams Tunnel

The man was driving on Interstate 90 when he collided with an arrow board, which was in the center lane.

Scott Brown

Scott Brown accused in Fox sex harassment lawsuit

A former Fox News host claims the former US senator made sexually inappropriate comments to her while on set, and put his hands on her lower waist.

// ‘Ghost bike’ taken down in Lincoln

The “ghost bike” was erected Sunday along a busy road in Lincoln, near where a cyclist was killed in a crash earlier this month.

Worker seriously injured after falling three stories in Longwood

One woman said she heard the man falling, and that he was yelling as he hit scaffolding on the way down.

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Young startup founders capitalize on freelance economy

With job opportunities that let you set your own schedule on the rise, the creators of Jobble saw an opportunity. Now, they’re seeing their simple job-matching idea take off.

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A small private plane experienced engine problems and had to make an emergency landing on a sandbar in the Quabbin Reservoir Tuesday afternoon.

FOX 25 News

Plane makes emergency landing at Quabbin Reservoir

A small private plane experienced engine problems and had to make an emergency landing on a sandbar in the Quabbin Reservoir on Tuesday.

// And then there was one. . .

One of the last two Howard Johnson restaurants will close in a couple of weeks, taking with it a slice of roadside Americana.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady took questions from members of the media.

Scissors mishap ‘just a silly accident,’ Tom Brady says

The Patriots quarterback would not say why he missed practice on Sunday or Monday, however.

TV Critic’s Corner

// The meanest ‘Seinfeld’ episode ever

“The Twin Towers” is indeed in extremely bad taste — and funny, too.

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price delivers to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Alex Speier

David Price is shouldering the load for Red Sox

His first year with the team may not be going as expected, but he’s still on pace to throw 224 innings.

Aug 22, 2016; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Boston Red Sox left fielder Andrew Benintendi (40) jumps to catch the ball during the eighth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

USA Today Sports

A closer look at some memorable Red Sox catches

Andrew Benintendi’s catch Monday joins a list of incredible defensive feats by Red Sox outfielders.

// Has avocado toast been replaced by avocado buns?

The world is divided into two camps: those who are OK with this, and those whom it fills with rage.


// Energy-savvy contemporary captures warmth of sun

This Andover home offers passive-solar features in a tranquil, perennial-filled setting.

These animals are really cute.

How cute baby animal photos toy with your brain

The science of cuteness begins with babies, with their large eyes and heads, button noses, soft, chubby bodies, floppy little limbs and a teetering gate.

The times of year you’re most likely to get divorced

As it turns out, there’s a consistent seasonality to divorce filings, according to recent research.

Perspective | Magazine

// 10 things I wish I’d known before my daughter became addicted to heroin

I’ve learned that the way back is a gargantuan struggle and that many recover, but some never do.

Bone marrow crostini at Bar Mezzana.

Dining Out

What happens when Barbara Lynch alums bring Italian food to the South End?

Say hello to Bar Mezzana, a neighborhood gem in the making.

Leonardo DiCaprio and Jack Nicholson in the 2006 film “The Departed.”


‘The Departed’ to be made into TV series — but it’s not set in Boston

Will the Amazon series be nearly as good as the movie? Is that even possible?


// Here and there in the music world

Aretha Franklin cancels some upcoming concerts, Joe Bermudez reaches No. 1 on Billboard’s Dance Club Songs chart, and other celebrity news.

Globe investigations

Private schools, painful secrets

// The unexpected price of reporting abuse: retaliation

The Globe found 15 instances of retaliation at New England private schools against students or employees who raised concerns about sexual abuse by staffers.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ‘Spotlight’

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

The Big Picture

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Flooding in Louisiana

President Obama will visit the flood-ravaged state after the historic disaster has killed at least 17 people and destroyed about 60,000 homes.