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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.

This day in history

Today is Tuesday, September 1, the 244th day of 2015. There are 121 days left in the year.

Group collecting signatures to recall Lawrence mayor

One backer says grievances against Daniel Rivera include improper hiring practices and a lax response to public safety issues.

Simmons College professor arrested on child porn charges

Alyssa Azotea, 37, of Concord, N.H., is a part-time member of the college’s faculty.

Protesters call for investigation into videotaped incident

Demonstrators rallied on City Hall Plaza in response to a video that they said showed a officer choking a man.

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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.

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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

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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 agreement

Kennedy acknowledged that some living in the district, which has a heavy concentration of Jewish voters, 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

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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

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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.

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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.