Obama urges world action at Paris climate summit

President Obama kicked off his day at the Paris gathering with a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping.

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Beijing air pollution reaches extremely hazardous levels

City authorities issued a rare orange alert, the second highest of four danger levels.

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Fifty-seven-year-old Robert Lewis Dear is scheduled to appear at 1:30 p.m. before a judge in a video hearing.

Colleen Ritzer’s injuries described at trial

Chism is accused of raping and killing his Danvers High School math teacher, Colleen Ritzer, in October 2013.

Harvard investigating ‘White Student Union’ Facebook page

Harvard University officials are looking into the authenticity of a Facebook group that purports to be connected to the school.

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Light snow flurries didn’t quite reach the ground in Boston, according to the National Weather Service.

Man held in weapons case after allegedly fleeing in rowboat

Authorities say Dean Largesse, 32, led police on a daylong search after fleeing his apartment in Leicester.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev case returns to US District Court

The judge in the case will review several motions filed after Tsarnaev was sentenced to death in June.

Shoppers in the produce section on opening day of the Burlington Wegmans supermarket. Josh Reynolds for The Boston Globe (NoWk, Kapteyn)

Josh Reynolds for The Boston Globe

Wegmans supermarket coming to Medford

Depending on its exact opening date, the new supermarket in Medford would likely be the sixth Wegmans location in Massachusetts.

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Many black evangelical religious leaders invited to the event say they had no intention of endorsing the billionaire businessman.

Hunter Aaron Hurst of Vermnt loaded one of two female deer he killed into his pickup truck in Milton. ()

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Deer hunt begins in Blue Hills Reservation

More than 80 individuals began the first of four state-sanctioned days of deer hunting Monday.

Broncos 30, Patriots 24 (OT)

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Rob Gronkowski may only miss one game, report says

The Patriots tight end appeared seriously hurt at first Sunday, but NFL.com says he may not be out for long, if at all.

Chris Harper’s muffed punt in the fourth quarter turned the momentum in Denver’s favor.

Chris Harper’s muffed punt a big momentum swing

Harper finished with three punt returns for 17 yards, but the muff will likely be the only one he remembers.


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Forget about Next Man Up. If Rob Gronkowski is lost, it’s Last Man Standing.

Alex Beam

The secret world of un-fan clubs

The clubs include a small, but erudite group of panda haters roaming the planet.

opinion | Niall Ferguson

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Like New England’s colonists, these protesters demonstrate a fundamentally illiberal, and indeed irrational, state of mind.

Globe Santa

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For six decades, people and businesses in the Boston area have pitched in to help children in need.

An interior view of the King Tutankhamun burial chamber in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt.

Explorers search for Queen Nefertiti’s tomb

The prospect of such a discovery is beyond tantalizing, and would be as momentous a find as any in Egypt for almost a century.

Fragment of a fourth-century codex contains a dialogue between Jesus and his disciples in which Jesus speaks of “my wife.” This is the only extant ancient text which explicitly portrays Jesus as referring to a wife.

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Is ‘The Gospel of Jesus’s Wife’ a revelation or hoax?

With lingering questions about its origin, a papyrus fragment that mentions the “wife” of Jesus remains a confounding mystery.

Gut check

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If you average seven hours, you’re not necessarily falling short; if you’re functional the next day, you got enough sleep.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Why does autocorrect make such crazy errors?

As your phone gets smarter, and learns ever more about you, it may suggest words you didn’t yet realize you intended to write.

Ground Game

Ground Game

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The candidates addressed 1,400 people at a fundraising dinner for the state’s Democratic Party.

Globe Santa

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Globe Santa delivers holiday gifts to local children in need.

Globe investigations

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A look at high-impact investigations from The Boston Globe, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning report on abuse in the Catholic Church.

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

People in need around the globe

People are in need, from Boston to places around the world, and many others have offered contributions.