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One hundred and eighty-four children were abused or neglected while under the supervision of the state Department of Children and Families last year, according to a new report

August tied for Boston’s fourth-warmest on record

September is also off to a warm start, with a string of dry and sunny days expected leading into Labor Day weekend.

6 injured in building collapse at Bryant University in R.I.

The steel framework of an indoor athletic facility under construction at Bryant suddenly collapsed on Tuesday.

Suspects in alleged Pokémon plot held without bail

The two Iowa men are accused of bringing guns and ammunition to Boston with a Pokémon competition as their target.

Kevin Cullen

Justice long overdue for Aisling Brady McCarthy

The former nanny, once accused of shaking a baby to death, is owed some dignity on her way back to Ireland.

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Damaris Swass (left) and Tyler Villa, students at The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, sifted through discarded items on Linden Street in Allston on Monday, but didn’t find much of use.

Dina Rudick/Globe Staff

Slim pickings at the start of Allston Christmas

Young adults hoping to furnish their homes on the cheap didn’t find much for the taking on Monday.

Kevin Cullen

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/10/18/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/cullen_20131018.jpg Justice long overdue for Aisling Brady McCarthy

The former nanny, once accused of shaking a baby to death, is owed some dignity on her way back to Ireland.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/09/01/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/475198170-8917--90x90.jpg Joseph Kennedy says he’ll support Iran nuclear deal

Kennedy acknowledged that some voters in the district, which is heavily Jewish, might not favor his stance.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/31/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/lorenz_01pfchang_004.jpg Victim in P.F. Chang’s stabbing ‘never saw it coming’

“It was just total chaos,” said William Blundell, who witnessed the stabbing of Elivelton Dias.

Boston's 2024 Olympic bid

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Boston will compete with cities from around the world as it seeks to host the Summer Games in nine years.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sentenced to death

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted of carrying out the Boston Marathon bombings.

Aaron Hernandez guilty of murder

Coverage

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The former Patriots tight end was convicted in the 2013 death of Odin Lloyd.

Data desk

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/10/11/BostonGlobe.com/Regional/Images/bike-big.jpg Bike fatalities rise in Greater Boston’s suburbs

The number of reported bicycle accidents has increased in recent years, and fatalities have more than tripled.

Coverage of Thomas Menino

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Globe coverage of former Mayor Thomas Menino’s life and legacy.

Globe Investigations

Special section

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Read recent stories and ongoing investigations from the Globe’s journalists.

Special Report: The Longest Road

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At 17, the shadow fell: a devastating diagnosis of mental illness. Trouble, hospital, home, into the depths again. Now, he aims to make his way back.

Capital

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/12/25/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/BG_Moments_final2-7646.jpg Fourteen political moments of 2014

A mysterious fisherman. A geography blunder. A change of the guard at City Hall. Here’s a look at some of the top political moments of 2014.