AT&T buying Time Warner for $85.4 billion

Pedestrians walked by an entrance to the Time Warner Center in New York in May.

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AT&T is buying Time Warner for $85.4 billion in a deal that could shake up the media landscape.

Democratic preisdential nominee Hillary Clinton.

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What do hacked e-mails reveal about Clinton campaign?

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

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

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

// Adult film actress says Donald Trump offered $10,000 to come to hotel suite

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

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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 benefitted slightly more by the involvement of Michael Bay.

// 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?

Former Red Sox pitcher and Trump supporter Curt Schilling spoke at a rally at Boston City Hall Plaza on Saturday.

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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.

// Legislator calls for state to reopen contract for commuter rail operator

A leader of the state Legislature’s transportation committee is calling upon the state to reopen its contract with Keolis Commuter Services.

Train 750 arrived for a few passengers at Morton Street last Wednesday. The train run was canceled every day the previous week.

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Fairmount rail commuters tire of frequent cancellations

In theory, Train 750 on the Fairmount Line is a commuter’s dream. Problem is, it has a maddening habit of not showing up.

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// 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.

// Families of men killed in accident are reeling

Robert Higgins, 47, and Kelvin Mattocks, 53, died Friday when the trench where they were working in Boston’s South End flooded.

Police blocked a road near where two officers were shot in a firefight leaving a suspect dead in East Boston on October 12.

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Worries about militarizing police misplaced

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

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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.

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// Canadiens prove too much for Bruins

Montreal took a two-goal lead in the second period and never trailed.

// 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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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 the Red Sox — traded, released, fired, quit — who is winning a playoff game for the Indians, Cubs or Dodgers.


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

A Bobby Orr pinball machine, one of 13,750 made, originally retailed for around $3,000.

10/16/16: Foxborough, MA: Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower (left) celebrates after sacking Benglas quarterback Andy Dalton (right). The New England Patriots hosted the Cincinnati Bengals in a regular season NFL football game at Gillette Stadium. (Globe Staff Photo/Jim Davis) section: sports topic: Patriots-Bengals


Dont’a Hightower continuing Patriots’ tradition at middle linebacker

Hightower has the strength to overpower offensive linemen and the speed to chase down running backs.


// So, what was Roger Goodell really saying this week?

Goodell can sometimes be a bit evasive and corporate in his answers, so allow us to translate for you.

// Stray cat patrol: Feral felines deployed in NYC war on rats

“We used to hire exterminators, but nature has a better solution,’’ said Rebecca Marshall, the sustainability manager at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.

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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.