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Sanders supports Clinton in DNC speech

Former Presidential candidate and US Senator Bernie Sanders smiles during Day 1 of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 25, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEBSAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

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Senator Bernie Sanders is speaking to delegates in Philadelphia.

// After disputes, Michelle Obama electrifies DNC

First lady Michelle Obama took numerous swipes at Donald Trump, all without mentioning his name.

// Joe Kennedy III recalls Warren as law professor

Read the full text of Joseph Kennedy III’s remarks introducing Senator Warren.

// ‘My name is Marty Walsh, and I’m an alcoholic.’

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said he was given a second chance by the labor movement in a speech to the Democratic convention.

// Amid DNC discord, committee offers apology to Sanders

As his supporters took to the streets in Philadelphia, Sanders urged Democratic National Committee attendees not to protest on the convention floor.

Wasserman live-sketches the DNC in Philadelphia

Follow Boston Globe editorial cartoonist Dan Wasserman as he live-sketches the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.


// Did Legal go off the deep end with Hillary ad?

Legal Sea Foods likes to create edgy ad campaigns and their newest entry, printed in the Globe, is no exception.

// A sparkling new era for time-tested Polar

How Polar Seltzer became an overnight success, 134 years after it first began bottling.

Clay Buchholz, shown during his appearance Saturday, has a 6.10 ERA in 82⅔
 innings this season.

Alex Speier

It may be a good idea for Red Sox to keep Clay Buchholz

For all his struggles, the righthander still has some value as the Red Sox align for the homestretch.

Smoke problem on Orange Line train sparks panic

A wild panic ensued when an Orange Line train was evacuated Monday after it experienced brake issues, authorities and riders said.

// Knife attack outside Tokyo leaves at least 19 dead at facility for disabled

A former worker attacked the facility and then turned himself in, police said.

Proposed city ID aims for inclusion

The idea is an identification card for all city residents distributed regardless of immigration status, homeless status, or gender identity.


// Reflections on Hall of Fame weekend

Saturday in Cooperstown I was allowed to salute the diamond gods at Doubleday Field.

Third man arrested in shooting of teen at Dorchester school

A third man was arrested in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Raekwon Brown outside his Dorchester school last month.


// Time for a Beer Summit

It’s time that Charlie Baker, MBTA head Brian Shortsleeve and union president Jimmy O’Brien popped a few cold ones and just talked.

Camp Vibrant camper Armani cooled off in the Christian Science Center fountain.

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

Massachusetts sizzles, and it won’t cool down anytime soon

With temperatures in the 90s again on Monday, Boston marked one of its hottest stretches of weather on record.

06/10/2016 CAMBRIDGE, MA Olympic rower Gevvie Stone (cq) trains on the Charles River during an early morning practice. (Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)

Newton’s Gevvie Stone a medal contender in rowing at Rio

In preparation for Rio, Gevvie, ranked No. 2 in the world, has been busy with 16 workouts per week.

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.

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.


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'

// 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

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.