Arrest made in Wash. mall shooting investigation

The suspect is accused of killing five people in a mall north of Seattle on Friday.

Christine McSherry greeted her 20-year-old son, Jett, at his Bridgewater State University dorm.

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For one mother, a bittersweet victory as a long-sought drug is finally approved

A look at the personal toll one family suffered on the way to a pharmaceutical success.

Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff

In Braintree evidence scandal, unheeded warnings

Despite growing concerns about Susan Zopatti’s behavior, the chief left her in charge of the evidence room.


All the single ladies are buying homes

Of all the singles buying homes in Boston, women accounted for 70 percent of purchases.


// YouTube may be teaching someone to spy on you

Tutorials on how to hack webcams take the YouTube how-to video too far.

Boston Ma 09242016 Jose Reina (cq) was part of meeting of Janitors from the greater Boston area who voted yes , to authorize their bargaining committee to call for a strike if they can't agree on a deal by September 30th. Globe/Staff Photographer Jonathan Wiggs

Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff

Janitors vote to authorize strike if no deal is reached

A strike would affect 13,000 janitors, most of whom are immigrants, who clean about 2,000 office buildings in the Boston area.

// Celebrating Fluff in Somerville’s Union Square

In 1917, Archibald Query invented sticky, whiter-than-white creamed marshmallow Fluff at his home near Union Square, and now there’s a festival to celebrate it.


// Can voters in Colombia forgive FARC’s violent past?

President Juan Manuel Santos has his entire political future resting on one vote.

Protesters marched Saturday through Charlotte, N.C., during another night of protests over the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott.

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Doubts remain after Charlotte police shooting video released

Charlotte police have released body and dashboard camera footage of the fatal shooting of Keith Lamont Scott.

//[1].jpg Read the Charlotte police report on the fatal shooting of Keith Lamont Scott

To accompany the video, police also issued a ‘‘case update’’ on Saturday. It is published here, in its entirety.

// Don’t try this play on Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler

The key difference was that in the Super Bowl, he’d come down with the ball, not just batted it away.


// Why Deflategate is really the Patriots’ friend

Feel the fire. Embrace the hate. Bill Belichick has emerged as the big winner.


// This is the scenario Tom Brady has always feared

Brady or Jimmy Garoppolo? It’s a good problem for the Patriots to have, but it’s one that won’t be sorted out easily.

Dustin Pedroia’s seventh-inning grand slam gave the Red Sox a 6-3 lead.

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Dustin Pedroia’s grand slam rallies Red Sox

The Red Sox just clinched a playoff spot.

A marquee advertises the opportunity to watch Monday’s US presidential debate at the American City Diner in Washington D.C.

There’s never been a debate quite like this one

And all that’s at stake is the future of the free world.

Yvonne Abraham

// A bit of friendly advice for Clinton before the debate

Advice for Hillary Clinton is simple: Be perfect. All she has to do is everything right.

Senator Elizabeth Warren spoke to campaign volunteers Saturday in Manchester, N.H.

Elizabeth Warren rallies in N.H. for Clinton and Hassan

“What this election is about is it’s about the health of our families,” Warren told volunteers in Nashua.

Abraham Wallach (left) with Donald Trump in 2007.

Former Trump executive had a penchant for theft

Over a period of 30 years, Abraham Wallach collected at least 15 arrests in five states for crimes including forgery and grand larceny.

// What Boston’s most fashionable will be wearing this fall

Boston tastemakers weigh in on the season’s biggest fashion trends.

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.

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