James Pindell | Analysis

Trump didn’t lose the debate. Clinton won it

All Donald Trump did was utter the same lines he gives to his partisan audiences at rallies.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

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There were a number of well-turned phrases — even a few that stood up to Lloyd Bentsen’s “You’re no Jack Kennedy.”

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/27/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/AFP_GI5D4.jpg Fact checking the presidential debate

See the claims made during the presidential debate and how they stack up with the facts.

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Speaking to each other with undisguised disdain, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump sharply disagreed on a number of issues.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/27/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/Joan_Vennochi_150px-1802.jpg Donald Trump’s alternative universe

The scary part is that millions of voters have already taken up residence in Trump World.


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Clinton’s campaign is rapidly losing altitude, a fact that her supporters and the press can no longer deny.

Dan Wasserman

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Editorial cartoonist Dan Wasserman examines Monday night’s debate.

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The rise of the meme machines

There’s something weirdly American about political memes — their odd blend of mass production and individual quirk.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ryan_missing1_met.jpg Man who survived boat sinking, but lost mother, to arrive

The freighter that found Nathan Carman in a lifeboat is expected to reach Boston today.

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“The picture painted in the US attorney’s report could not be further from the reality of life at the school,” Lynne Mooney Teta said.

New England Patriots President Jonathan Kraft (left) with his father Robert Kraft.


Jonathan Kraft is streaming to the future

The Patriots’ president thinks football fans will watch games differently within a few years.

WGBH’s satellite studio at Boston Public Library, which opens Friday, will include three cameras, along with a news desk and production room.

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At the library, a cafe and TV studio, and an effort to modernize

The Boston Public Library wants to become more of a community space. A WGBH-TV studio and cafe open this week.

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Most spots appear locked up, but questions remain at third base and in the bullpen.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/26/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/hub04.jpg A Hub civics lesson, from vote selling to snow shoveling

Democracy, and its facets and implications, was the topic at a forum at Faneuil Hall during Boston’s second HUBweek.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ryan_rainingbubbles_met.jpg What’s happening at HUBweek today?

The events include walking tours, talks, and even a cornhole smackdown.

Boston, Ma-Sept. 15, 2016-Globe Staff Photo by Stan Grossfeld- Christian Elias, 44, the Green Monster scoreboard operator at work during a Yankees Red Sox game at Fenway Park.

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The inside stories of Fenway’s Green Monster

Christian Elias, the scoreboard operator who is retiring after 25 years, knows what Manny was doing in there, among other things.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/22/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/wiggs_Braintree_702332.jpg Braintree’s deputy police chief put on leave in evidence room scandal

The fallout is forcing prosecutors to drop dozens of criminal cases.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/14/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/NUP_172430_0001.jpg Which new shows won premiere week?

A look at what won and what lost the first round of new TV shows.


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The actor was spotted dining out at Pier 6.

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Globe investigations

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 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

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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.