Scott Brown accused in Fox sex harassment lawsuit

A former Fox News host claims the former US senator made sexually inappropriate comments to her while on set, and put his hands on her lower waist.

// Who is former Fox News host Andrea Tantaros?

Here’s what you should know about Tantaros and her fight with Fox.

// Obama tours flood damage in La.

President Obama’s visit comes as he attempts to assure the flood victims that his administration has made their recovery a priority.

Private plane makes emergency landing on sandbar in Quabbin Reservoir

A small private plane experienced engine problems and had to make an emergency landing on a sandbar in New Salem on Tuesday.

AKRON, OH - AUGUST 22: Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses supporters at the James A. Rhodes Arena on August 22, 2016 in Akron, Ohio. Trump currently trails Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Ohio, a state which is critical to his election bid. (Photo by Angelo Merendino/Getty Images)

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Voters are getting it right on Clinton and Trump

This is a summer that has shown American politics at its democracy-affirming best.

Michael A. Cohen

// Clinton’s e-mail ‘scandals’ are pure fiction

Once you get past the breathless headlines, there’s no evidence of actual wrongdoing.

Tree limbs were lifted from a yard in Concord.

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Recovery continues in Concord after tornado

The tornado downed power lines and damaged 39 buildings, but no deaths or injuries were reported.

// Puffin chicks in the Gulf of Maine are starving

Atlantic puffin chicks on Machias Seal Island in the Gulf of Maine have had the worst breeding season ever recorded.

Worker seriously injured after falling three stories in Boston

A worker suffered serious injuries in a fall from scaffolding in the Longwood medical area Tuesday afternoon.

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Young startup founders capitalize on freelance economy

With job opportunities that let you set your own schedule on the rise, the creators of Jobble saw an opportunity. Now, they’re seeing their simple job-matching idea take off.

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The Howard Johnson Inn and Restaurant in Bangor, Maine.

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And then there was one. . .

One of the last two Howard Johnson restaurants will close in a couple of weeks, taking with it a slice of roadside Americana.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady took questions from members of the media.

Scissors mishap ‘just a silly accident,’ Tom Brady says

The Patriots quarterback would not say why he missed practice on Sunday or Monday, however.

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price delivers to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Alex Speier

David Price is shouldering the load for Red Sox

His first year with the team may not be going as expected, but he’s still on pace to throw 224 innings.

Sleepy Hollow comes to Old Sturbridge Village

The event’s producer is hiring actors to play ghouls, but no zombies are needed for this “elevated production.”

TV Critic’s Corner

// The meanest ‘Seinfeld’ episode ever

“The Twin Towers” is indeed in extremely bad taste — and funny, too.

Perspective | Magazine

// 10 things I wish I’d known before my daughter became addicted to heroin

I’ve learned that the way back is a gargantuan struggle and that many recover, but some never do.

The times of year you’re most likely to get divorced

As it turns out, there’s a consistent seasonality to divorce filings, according to recent research.

These animals are really cute.

How cute baby animal photos toy with your brain

The science of cuteness begins with babies, with their large eyes and heads, button noses, soft, chubby bodies, floppy little limbs and a teetering gate.

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Energy-savvy contemporary captures warmth of sun

This Andover home offers passive-solar features in a tranquil, perennial-filled setting.

Bone marrow crostini at Bar Mezzana.

Dining Out

What happens when Barbara Lynch alums bring Italian food to the South End?

Say hello to Bar Mezzana, a neighborhood gem in the making.

Leonardo DiCaprio and Jack Nicholson in the 2006 film “The Departed.”


‘The Departed’ to be made into TV series — but it’s not set in Boston

Will the Amazon series be nearly as good as the movie? Is that even possible?

// ‘Ghost bike’ taken down in Lincoln

The town’s policy is to keep such memorials off public property.

// Neighbors unite after a gay couple was targeted

What happened after the incident reminded Cari and Lauri Ryding why they loved Natick.

Globe Magazine

// If you made $120 million, what would you do?

In an excerpt from Tracy Kidder’s forthcoming book, Internet entrepreneur Paul English decides how to spend a fortune.

Globe investigations

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 who raised concerns about sexual abuse by staffers.

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

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Flooding in Louisiana

President Obama will visit the flood-ravaged state after the historic disaster has killed at least 17 people and destroyed about 60,000 homes.