21 Mass. residents indicted in N.H. heroin sting

Officials said they effectively dismantled the group, which was part of an “extremely violent and very organized” cartel.

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City Council President Michelle Wu and Councilor Josh Zakim criticized the T after an Orange Line train’s motor overheated.

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Max Holloway, the son of former Patriot Brian Holloway, was killed Thursday morning in Lutz, Fla.

Fight over burger brands sizzles

Boston-based burger chain Tasty Burger filed a complaint over Chipotle’s offshoot burger joint, Tasty Made.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/25/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ryan_heath3_met.jpg An enduring friendship formed in the aftermath of the Taunton rampage

The family of a deputy sheriff who halted the attack has grown close with the wife of victim George Heath.

Person killed in Warren crash on Mass Pike

The victim was outside a car in the breakdown lane when an oncoming vehicle struck him or her, state police said.

Car reported stolen in 1988 pulled from Merrimack River

The 1986 Nissan was pulled from the river in Haverhill Wednesday.

Disruptions on Green Line after woman hit by trolley

The MBTA said the trolley “made contact with the woman” as she tried to cross the tracks in Brookline.

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Symmes Maini & McKee Associates

Will Somerville voters OK the state’s priciest school ever?

The $257 million price tag would top the $198.5 million spent to build the Newton North High School, completed in 2010.

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Drought conditions in Mass. remained essentially the same despite more than an inch of rain in Greater Boston.

 The Millennium Tower, as seen as part of the skyline at night.


Boston condo prices hit new heights

The median price hit $913,500, thanks to the new Millennium Tower.

October 15, 2016 | Salem, MA Nicole Oberg (left) and Amy Jakubasz (right) pose for a selfie with

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Salem’s Halloween festivities good for all ages

The city’s family-friendly Haunted Happenings events are just silly fun.

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Twitter will discontinue Vine, its looping short video app.

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Just a few weeks before Election Day, the Globe made unannounced stops at six campaign offices in New Hampshire.

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Los Angeles police arrested a man suspected of using a sledgehammer to destroy Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Dinner with Cupid

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Does he have “The Right Stuff” to turn her head?

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People want to know.

Former Celtic Paul Pierce gets a jump on Halloween, posting a picture of himself dressed as Rick James.


Paul Pierce has his Halloween costume — and it’s super freaky

The former Celtic let his hair down as Rick James on Instagram.

Jessica Kensky and her husband, Patrick Downes, play with Rescue, a service black Labrador.

Suzanne Kreiter/ globe staff

The story of Rescue and Jessica, a dog, a woman, and rebirth

Rescue, the black Labrador, came into Jessica Kensky’s life six months after the Boston Marathon bombing.


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N. Gregory Mankiw says scalping is just a consquence of a free-market economy.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/27/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/abrahamy-11421.jpg In defense of the yoga pants guy

Alan Sorrentino says he wrote his now-infamous letter, the one decrying the wearing of yoga pants by women over 20, as a joke.

Women & Power | Magazine

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Some of Greater Boston’s most accomplished women share their strategies for success.

Connections | Magazine

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Now that I’m the one untangling my daughters’ snarls, I see the ritual in a new way.

Opinion & Ideas

Opinion | L. Rafael Reif

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IT’s new startup support accelerator, The Engine, is intended to close the gap between transformative new-science innovations and the long trek to the marketplace.

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The desperate and the dead

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/29/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/spotlight9090-11856.jpg The broken covenant

Behind the fragmented state of mental health care lies a political system failure that spans decades — and continues.

The Big Picture

Autumn colors from around the world

Fall in the northern hemisphere showed vibrant colors around the globe.