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Grafton water main break leaves some residents without water

A water main break on Frankie Lane in Grafton left about half-a-dozen residents without water Sunday morning.

Mayor Walsh, Governor Baker ride in Pan-Mass Challenge

The mayor and the governor took to the roads in the bicycle event that raises money for cancer care and research.

Man fatally shot in New Bedford Sunday morning

Another man has been charged with misleading police officials in the investigation, according the Bristol County District Attorney’s office.

This day in history

Today is Sunday, August 2, the 214th day of 2015. There are 151 days left in the year.

Verizon and unions continue contract talks

Verizon workers in nine states, including Mass., could walk off the job as early Sunday if negotiators don’t reach an agreement over benefits.

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Enid Shapiro was a patient at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center who had an unpleasant experience at the hospital, but worked with staff to report it and ultimately change how they handle similar cases.

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Boston hospital aims to redefine care and prevent emotional harm

“The words dignity and respect cut very deeply,” said one hospital official.

Yvonne Abraham

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/02/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/abrahamy.jpg Shame of methadone use clouds heroin addicts’ recovery

They are Elizabeth, Josh, Brian, and Tracey. They are recovering heroin addicts. And they are just like you and me.

Representative Seth Moulton spoke in his Capitol Hill office in May.

Seth Moulton comes out in favor of Iran nuclear deal

Rep. Seth Moulton offers a potentially key Democratic voice to one of the most controversial foreign policy debates in more than a decade.

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The Arnold Arboretum distributed specimens of the exotic plant as part of its centennial celebration in 1972.

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.

Thomas Farragher

Farragher is a Globe columnist and associate editor. He spent eight years as editor of the Spotlight Team. His columns appear Wednesdays and Saturdays.

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.

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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.