OSHA finds 20 ‘serious’ violations at plant where worker died

Brian Caron was killed when ammonia from a burst pipe flooded into the South Boston Stavis Seafoods plant.

FILE - In this June 15, 2016, file photo, former Miss Universe Alicia Machado speaks during a news conference at a Latino restaurant in Arlington, Va., to criticize Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. Machado became a topic of conversation during the first presidential debate between Trump and Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton on Sept. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Luis Alonso Lugo, File)

Machado hits back at Trump after candidate’s outburst

The former Miss Universe responded to Donald Trump’s recent taunts about her sexual history.

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It took firefighters 90 minutes to remove 14 occupants from “The Wipeout,” one by one, using a ladder truck.

Brother of reputed mob associate charged with assault, operating illegal video slots

John Lightbody was indicted Thursday on charges of assualt and operating illegal video slot machines in an East Boston social club.

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Investigators hope the recorder will tell them how fast the New Jersey Transit commuter train was going when it slammed into the Hoboken Terminal.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/09/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/schilling-7638-thumb-2880x2096-133413.jpg Curt Schilling shares thoughts about commuter train crash

The right-wing former Red Sox pitcher tweeted about the possibility of terrorism, then took to his blog to explain himself.

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The boy was charged as a juvenile with murder and three counts of attempted murder.

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Nathan Carman is at the center of two mysteries: The fate of his missing mother and the unsolved murder of his wealthy grandfather.

Lawrence, MA., 09/16/16, At the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children RuthEmely Rivera, cq, uses a doll with a clear plasteic head to teach young mothers about Shaken Baby Syndrome. She is a home visitor for first time teen parents. Suzanne Kreiter\Globe staff

A talk new mothers aren’t having: Shaken-baby syndrome

The state’s once-robust prevention efforts around this issue have weakened, relegated to pamphlets or a topic only faintly touched upon.

Love Letters

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/30/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/Meredith_Goldstein_150px-5401.png The move affected their relationship

Not only did we just move in together, but we moved to another state.

A view of the Harmony from the 16th deck.

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Sometimes, at least with cruise ships, size does matter

Royal Caribbean’s new Harmony of the Seas ship is taller than Mount Rushmore and has more neighborhoods than New York City has boroughs.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/30/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/cfc04dad21ef4d1fb01787e7418c7c6a-cfc04dad21ef4d1fb01787e7418c7c6a-0-10045-kX7H--90x90@BostonGlobe.com.jpg Scouting report: How the Patriots can beat the Bills Sunday

A closer look at Sunday’s game, with an emphasis on the matchups on offense and defense.

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick shakes hands with Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan after an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015, in Orchard Park, N.Y. The Patriots won the game 40-32. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert)

Bill Belichick keeps the focus on Buffalo

The Patriots coach chose not to reflect on the team’s 3-0 start despite missing some key players.


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The still-suspended Pats QB does not go unnoticed while tossing around a football.

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Logan, a 31-pound cat, has become an Internet superstar after a video of him waddling about went viral.


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The pilot is only days old and already those cheers you hear are coming from advocates for the disabled.

Yoan Moncada reacted toi striking out in a game against the Orioles in September.

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Hanley Ramirez knows what Moncada is going through

The Red Sox sent Yoan Moncada to Fort Myers, where he’ll prepare for his assignment to the Arizona Fall League.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/30/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/610924936.jpg Here’s what GE CEO Jeff Immelt thinks of Boston so far . . .

He had some high praise for his new city.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/30/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/zodiac-web.jpg Did NASA just change your zodiac sign?

NASA says astrology is not astronomy. But the space agency’s take on changes to the zodiac still set off a Twitter storm.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/28/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/02MFHweb.jpg How your student loan debt is weighing on the housing market

America’s student loan debt has reached $1.3 trillion, surpassing every type of consumer debt except mortgages.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/29/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/WALKER_1600928_xxbottleflipping_1965x.jpg Bottle flipping becomes the rage with middle schoolers

It’s not hard these days to find kids flipping bottles: at bus stops, at middle-school lunchroom tables, inside Little League dugouts.

Kristen Wiig and Zach Galifianakis star in “Masterminds.”


The Weekender: Punks, rebels, and dancing b-boys

A guide to everything fun to do in Boston and beyond.

Globe investigations

The desperate and the dead

//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.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

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“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.

The Big Picture

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Oktoberfest 2016

The taps are open at the world’s biggest beer festival in Germany that runs until Oct. 3.