Senate votes to override Obama’s 9/11 bill veto

The measure would allow families of the Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the attackers.

Boston, MA., 09/27/16, Nathan Carman is brought into the USCG Base Boston after his adventure at sea. Suzanne Kreiter\Globe staff

Suzanne Kreiter\Globe staff

Charges possible in boat sinking

A multistate investigation is underway after a 22-year-old man survived at sea while his mother apparently perished in a fishing disaster.

// Former layman faces sexual abuse charges

The 79-year-old, who later became a Roman Catholic priest, is accused of assaulting a child while he served as a volunteer “altar boy coordinator.”

A bipartisan effort: Block legalization of marijuana

Republicans and Democrats are coming together for a fund-raiser aimed at stopping a ballot question to legalize pot.

// Burlington football coach on leave for inappropriate behavior

Shawn Maguire was placed on paid leave after allegations of verbal misconduct toward the players.

Dan Wasserman

// Hillary’s debate bait

She easily hooked Donald, again and again.

Chichester, NH - 2/9/2016 - People stand in a booth while voting in the New Hampshire primary in Chichester, NH, February 9, 2016. (Keith Bedford/Globe Staff)

ground game

N.H. is a different kind of swing state. Here’s why.

There’s a real logic behind upcoming candidate travel plans to New Hampshire.

// 2016 MCAS science scores for 10th graders

How did high school sophomores score on the science portion of the exam?

Roaming R.I. coyote may end up in New Bedford zoo

The coyote was set to be killed after it appeared at a bus stop crowded with children, but police rescinded the kill order after a public outcry.

FILE - In this Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan talks to players before the team's NFL preseason football game against the Detroit Lions in Detroit. Despite injuries, Ryan insists his defense will be improved from last year, when it finished 19th in yards allowed and managed just 21 sacks _ a franchise low for a 16-game season. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson, File)

Duane Burleson/AP

How desperate is Rex Ryan to learn the Patriots’ QB plans?

The Bills coach impersonated a reporter during conference call with Julian Edelman to ask him whether he was playing quarterback this week.

//[1].jpg Surprise! David Ortiz is your Lyft driver

The Red Sox slugger went undercover to surprise a handful of passengers in Boston.

Alex Speier

// Why David Price’s homers come with an October warning

In eight career playoff starts spanning 54 2/3 innings, Price has yielded 10 homers, allowing multiple homers four times.


// ‘Shameless,’ in five easy steps

The Showtime series returns on Sunday. Here’s the recipe.

// Charters haven’t been a drain on traditional schools, watchdog group finds

The study undercuts a central argument raised by teachers unions and other groups opposed to opening more charter schools.

Angela Rubenstein, public school teacher against Question 2.

Education | Magazine

2 teachers, 2 sides of the charter school debate

They’ve taught in both charter and regular public schools, and they know how they’re voting on Question 2 and why.

// He tried to propose. Then he dropped the ring

In the end, the fan wasn’t charged with an error.

// One last taste of my mother’s cooking

A leftover noodle pudding, eaten sooner than expected. Who knew grief could be this sweet?

The Satanic Temple building on Bridge Street in Salem. (The Satanic Temple)

At least one person not happy about Salem’s Satanic temple

Police were called to quell a disturbance at the temple’s headquarters on the day of its grand opening.

// Colbert is fixing ‘The Late Show’ on the fly

Stephen Colbert has to imbue the program with the same sense of immediacy that propelled him in his live broadcasts.

// ‘The Blueway’ could break stalemate over high-rises

The New England Aquarium’s proposal could breathe life into Don Chiofaro’s plans to redevelop the Harbor Garage site.

“The Lion King” is getting a live-action remake.

Disney is making a live-action ‘Lion King’ remake

Disney announced that Jon Favreau, who helmed the box-office hit ‘‘Jungle Book’’ remake, will direct the new ‘‘Lion King.

Globe investigations

The desperate and the dead

// The broken covenant

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

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

Kim Ludbrook/EPA

South Africa motorbike racing

Not far from the refurbished F1 race track of Kyalami in Johannesburg is a small, virtually dirt race track that attracts only the brave.