Catholic bishops don’t have much to say about Trump

As the list of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s breaches of civility grows, some observers are disturbed by the bishops’ reticence.

Donald Trump with his family during the ribbon cutting ceremony for his Washington, D.C. hotel.

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Trump defends decision to promote hotel in final weeks of race

Donald Trump took a break from campaigning Wednesday morning to formally open his new hotel in Washington.

Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star was vandalized overnight.

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Donald Trump’s Walk of Fame star vandalized overnight

Los Angeles police are investigating the vandalizing of Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks as his daughter Ivanka looks on during the grand opening of the Trump International Hotel in Washington, DC on October 26, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Mandel NGANMANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images

Trump praises Newt Gingrich for criticism of Megyn Kelly

Donald Trump praised Newt Gingrich Wednesday for an ‘‘amazing interview’’ with Fox News Channel host Megyn Kelly.

// Photographer launches #grabhimbytheballot project

Anja Schütz launched an “anti-Trump” movement online that celebrates women’s bodies and urges people to get out and vote.

// Everett casino to open in June 2019

The $2.1 billion casino and hotel complex, now being built along the banks of the Mystic River, will open June 3, 2019.

// DA rules shooting was justified in Taunton rampage

The attacker had already fatally stabbed two people. As he approached, the deputy sheriff heard him say, “You and I are both going to die today.”

// Falmouth doctor files lawsuit seeking right to die

Dr. Roger M. Kligler, who is terminally ill, is a long-time advocate of “medical aid in dying.”

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How one man is helping Cambridge see the (sun)light

Paul Lyons learned in Mexico that to protect a land is to protect its people. After moving to Cambridge, he put this philosophy into action. Now, his company powers some of the city’s biggest solar energy projects.

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A boy playing Pokemon Go during Labor Day weekend in New York.

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Kids with lots of screen time less likely to take initiative

Researchers found children who spent more time watching TV, playing video games, or using a smartphone showed less interest in learning.


Who was at the private Rolling Stones event?

The exclusive, invite-only event at Gillette was a who’s who of Boston.


// Watch Ben Affleck profanely urge N.H. voters to get to the polls

Turns out Affleck’s real name is Benny “The Sweet One” O’Callahan.

Officials have concluded that Sarah is in good health, despite the alleged assault.

Sarah the husky to be Boston’s guest - for now

The dog was allegedly abused by its owner, but is now being cared for by animal control officers.

// Internet meltdown may have been caused by hobbyist hackers

Some have worried that Russian government-backed hackers or sophisticated cybercriminals were behind the cyberattack.


// The fall TV shows have all premiered. Let’s give awards.

Here’s a look at the best and worst of the new batch.

// Rita Jeptoo stripped of 2014 Boston Marathon title

The Court of Arbitration of Sport also doubled Jeptoo’s doping ban, extending it to 2018.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) scrambles during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Don Wright)


Scrambling Tom Brady adds another dimension to his game

Brady’s footwork this season belies his reputation as a less-than-mobile quarterback.

// Harvard just sent a message to Yale in the form of a jack-o’-lantern

Watch out, Yale. With several weeks left before The Game, Harvard is already sending a message.


// What other $100 million players can tell us about Al Horford

We compared how players performed the year before signing a $100 million deal to how they performed in the deal’s first year.

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// The Celtics will have two All-Stars, and other predictions

With the season-opener upon us, Adam Himmelsbach makes a few predictions guaranteed to be either right or wrong.

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// Could one of these women be our next mayor or governor?

We’ve never elected a female to these top posts. But our current crop of female politicians just might change history.

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// 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.