GOP vowed to do better with women. So what happened?

Donald Trump campaigned in Florida earlier this month. His support among women lags by 20 points in some polls.

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The 2016 race isn’t over yet, but fed-up conservative women are already conducting a vivisection of Trump’s campaign.

// What do hacked e-mails reveal about Clinton campaign?

WikiLeaks has released a vast trove of Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta’s e-mails.

// Schilling condemns Clinton at small rally of Trump supporters

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling joined about two dozen Donald Trump supporters Saturday to denounce Hillary Clinton.

// Adult film star says Trump offered $10,000 for hotel room romp

Jessica Drake said she met Donald Trump while working a booth at a 2006 golf tournament in Lake Tahoe.

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// Donald Trump, the unfunniest clown

Trump’s attempt at comedy at the Al Smith Dinner was a slow-mo detonation that could only have benefited slightly more by the involvement of Michael Bay.


// In these baseball playoffs, being a former member of Red Sox is a good thing

Every time you turn on your TV there is some person who left town — traded, released, fired, quit — who is winning a big game.

Chicago Cubs players celebrate after Game 6 of the National League baseball championship series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, in Chicago. The Cubs won 5-0 to win the series and advance to the World Series against the Cleveland Indians. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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The wait is over — the Cubs are in the World Series

Chicago beat up Clayton Kershaw in finishing the NLCS in six games and making its first Fall Classic since 1945.

// Families of men killed in South End trench drowning are reeling

Robert Higgins, 47, and Kelvin Mattocks, 53, died Friday.

Kevin Cullen

// Worries about militarizing police misplaced

Bill Evans is used to bad news. It comes with the job.

//[1].jpg Fed-up Fairmount line riders have had enough with shoddy service

Six times this month, the 6:25 a.m. from Readville to South Station has been canceled, stranding workers and students in inner-city enclaves.

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// A record-tying finish for Gevvie Stone

The Newton native claimed her seventh women’s single championship in what may be her last run at the Charles.

Early voting efforts are being organized by the office of state secretary of the Commonwealth William F. Galvin.

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Some voters can’t wait to put this election behind them

For the first time, Massachusetts has early voting. Why not get politics out of your hair?

Yvonne Abraham

// In Salem, a balanced approach to charter schools

People have very strong feelings about Question 2 — even in suburban districts where it will have no impact.


// Reading between the lines on Roger Goodell’s comments

The NFL commissioner can a bit evasive and corporate in his answers, so allow us to translate for you.

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Patriots’ keys to victory

The Steelers come into the game shorthanded, with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and other starters on the sidelines.


// Bobby Orr was a machine, on the ice and off

An Orr pinball machine, one of 13,750 made, originally retailed for about $3,000.

// Renewed and reconnected on a N.H. mountain peak

The mission: To get three childhood friends out of their comfort zone, into the White Mountains, avoid imminent thunderstorms, and return them safely to their vehicle.

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The 5,600-mile goodbye

A mother and daughter develop a new bond on their drive from Marblehead to San Diego.


// Lawmaker wants state to reopen commuter rail contract

A leader of the state Legislature’s transportation committee is calling upon the state to reopen the deal with Keolis.

// What could the AT&T-Time Warner deal mean for you?

Donald Trump has vowed to block it. Regulators could put onerous terms on the deal. And there’s a chance it’ll never go through.

// Friday’s Internet attack was epic, and may herald bigger hacks

Could millions of connected cameras, thermostats, and kids’ toys bring the Internet to its knees? It’s beginning to look that way.

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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.

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Traveling back in time on the Mattapan trolley

The trolleys that rolled out of Worcester’s Pullman-Standard factory in 1944 and 1945 are still rolling, seven decades later, along Boston’s most scenic commute.