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.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/26/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/kelly-gingrich1.JPG 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.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/618295556.jpg Millennials strongly back Clinton, but ‘fearful’ of future, poll finds

The poll also found that an overwhelming majority of African American millennials believe that people of their own racial background are “under attack.”


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/25/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/farragher-11336.jpg Hey priests, shy away from on-the-pulpit endorsements

Most Catholics are more concerned with a church that helps the poor, visits the sick, and works for social justice.

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

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/snowfall1.jpg Break out the winter gear: Snow may be coming Thursday

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

Capital Source

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/15/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/20f6821e741a4b96a43975ff6b9b6470-20f6821e741a4b96a43975ff6b9b6470-0.jpg Wynn to spend on statewide campaign against slots parlor

Flush from a decisive win in Revere, Wynn Resorts is ratcheting up its no-to-slots campaign in anticipation of the vote on Question 1.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/25/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/mj.jpg You asked, we answered: What to know about legalizing marijuana

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

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/11/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/17china01.jpg In N.H., a Chinese school from scratch

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

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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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Issa Rae (left) and Lisa Joyce in “Insecure.”

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

The best and worst of the new batch.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/25/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/Handout_103016turkey04_biz.jpg This Donald doesn’t understand the pecking order

A persnickety, self-absorbed loner who is often observed blocking passage along our narrow streets has become a celebrity of sorts.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/greenhouse_27BLS-2_metro.jpg Boston Latin officials to allow students to wear leggings

The change in the school’s dress code came after students criticized an enforcement notice, calling the dress code “patriarchal.”

Women & Power | Magazine

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/25/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/womenpoliticians_Comp.jpg 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 US defense secretary has ordered the Pentagon to stop seeking repayments of enlistment bonuses from California National Guard members.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/26/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/617561062.jpg Bill Belichick says he’s not out for revenge vs. Rex and the Bills

The Patriots coach is 3-0 in rematches with the Bills after his team has lost the first game of the season series.

Love Letters

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/21/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/Meredith_Goldstein5-2114.jpg Dating a chef isn’t easy

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

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/26/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/IMG_0539.jpg 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.

Boston Celtics' Al Horford during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016, in Amherst, Mass. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)


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.

Nets at Celtics, 7:30 p.m. (CSN)

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/20/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Chin101916Celtics-Knicks_Spts2.jpg 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.

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.

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.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/10/25/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/09162011_16massmover_photo-8041881.jpg State Street earnings dropped 6 percent last quarter, while revenues grew

The Boston-based investment giant and custody bank is in the midst of a multi-year plan to make its business more digital.

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//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.

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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.