In N.H., a Chinese school from scratch

A worker reset several flags after winds toppled them at Busche Academy.

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A Chinese school bought an empty college campus 50 miles north of Boston and hopes to bring in as many as 300 Chinese students.

Former Baker consultant Will Keyser’s firm, Keyser Public Strategies, was hired by Keolis Commuter Services to help orchestrate communication strategy with the administration on a controversial proposal.

Baker consultant wields influence on commuter rail, charter schools

A consulting firm working for Keolis helped orchestrate the Baker administration’s communication strategy on a controversial proposal.

// You asked, we answered: What to know about legalizing marijuana

A yes vote on Question 4 means legalization would take place Dec. 15.

That Kelly-Gingrich showdown was one for the ages

“You are fascinated with sex,” Newt Gingrich told Megyn Kelly during an interview with the Fox anchor.

ground game

// Gary Johnson is no longer a thing

The last few weeks have seen the slow flameout of the Libertarian candidate’s campaign.

// Expecting a ‘landslide’ on Nov. 8? Don’t bet on it

Even if heavily favored Hillary Clinton wins by a large margin, it won’t match the level of such historic routs as 1964.

// The evening news, according to Donald Trump

The GOP candidate is bypassing mainstream media with a show through Facebook Live.


// Ayotte, Hassan both worked the same job — and they hated it

The US Senate candidates agree — they say it’s the worst job they ever had.

Snow may be coming Thursday

Conditions could be just right for some snowflakes in communities away from the coast.

Man’s body found in Marine Park in South Boston

The cause of death was not immediately apparent.

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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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Maura Healey (left), Michelle Wu, and Linda Dorcena Forry.

photographs by Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff

Women & Power | Magazine

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.

// Fast Forward: Celtics kick off their season, Donald Trump opens a hotel, Indians go for two

The Celtics face the Nets for their season opener, the fight against ISIS, and more of the news you need.

// As Rolling Stones play for VIPs, fans brave cold for wisps of a concert

No, the general public couldn’t get into Tuesday’s exclusive show at Gillette Stadium, but folks wanted to listen anyway.

// Wrong-way crash leaves families shattered

A woman who drove the wrong way on I-495, colliding with car carrying four college students, worked as a counselor and “wanted to shed a light on mental illness.”

In McDowell County, W.Va., the local sheriff said prescription pill abuse is so rampant that the county plans to file a new lawsuit against painkiller makers.



How big pharma thwarted pushback against OxyContin in W.Va.

A STAT investigation found that the drug’s manufacturer paid a middleman to prevent insurers from limiting prescriptions.

// Purple Carrot partners with Whole Foods

It’s an interesting move for the meal kit company, which has until now relied on an e-commerce subscription model to serve its customers.

// Harvard men’s soccer players gave female players sexually explicit ratings

A member of the 2012 team wrote and circulated a sexually explicit “scouting report” on incoming freshmen.

// Reviving a long-forgotten corner of the Back Bay

Developers are eyeing lots near Mass. Ave. and along the Mass. Pike for a pair of residential towers.

// Winthrop Square Garage site could host some of Boston’s tallest buildings

Millennium Partners, which hopes to break ground by next fall, would pay the city as much as $102 million for the right to build there.

Love Letters

// Dating a chef isn’t easy

There’s one reason she’s still in it, but is it reason enough?

World Series Game 1: Indians 6, Cubs 0

// Bats, pitching on point for Indians in series opener

Cleveland ace Corey Kluber went six innings, and catcher Roberto Perez homered twice.


// Where’s the love for the Indians?

The lovable-loser Cubs understandably get the attention, but Cleveland’s underdog story is compelling, too.

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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.

The Big Picture

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Big Picture

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.