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Democrats decry late release of investigation of Baker donation

The New Jersey state treasurer’s office will not publicly release its review into the legality of GOP gubernatorial candidate Charlie Baker’s controversial donation to Governor Chris Christie’s state party until after the Massachusetts gubernatorial election, the Globe has learned.

Chinese company is top bidder to replace MBTA cars, Patrick says

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation Board of Directors is scheduled to vote on the contract Wednesday.

Gubernatorial candidate Jeff McCormick Q&As collected

Jeff McCormick is running for Governor of Massachusetts. Get to know him, read recent Globe coverage, and dig into where he stands on key issues

Gubernatorial candidate Scott Lively Q&As collected

Scott Lively is running for Governor of Massachusetts. Get to know him, read recent Globe coverage, and dig into where he stands on key issues.

Gubernatorial candidate Evan Falchuk Q&As collected

Evan Falchuk is running for Governor of Massachusetts. Get to know him, read recent Globe coverage, and dig into where he stands on key issues.

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Ashoka Mukpo contracted Ebola in Liberia while he was working as a camera man.

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R.I. man may leave Ebola facility soon

Doctors at a hospital in Nebraska where the man is being treated said they’re waiting for the CDC to confirm that he is free of Ebola.

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For locals, the incident is a considerable black eye for the city, which is known for its postcard-cute Main Street and its beloved festivals.

Duxbury spent $128 million on a new high school.

KEVIN CULLEN

Teaching the wrong lesson at Duxbury High

The town spent $128 million on a new high school, but can’t afford common sense for school administrators.

City Council raises also may boost pensions

A pay increase would increase Councilor Charles C. Yancey’s pension by at least $16,000 a year if he remained in office through 2018.

Boston homicide map

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Information about victims of homicides in Boston in 2014.

The 2014 election

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Get full Boston Globe coverage and analysis of the 2014 elections.

Kevin Cullen

Cullen is a columnist for the Metro section who previously wrote for the Foreign desk and Spotlight team. His column appears Tuesdays and Sundays.

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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As the candidates running for governor try to match his electoral success, Deval Patrick gets mixed reviews from voters.

Globe Investigation: Shadow Campus

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The Globe investigation of off-campus housing in Boston revealed a collision of greed, neglect, and mismanagement.

Arrest of Aaron Hernandez

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Former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is charged with the murder of Dorchester man Odin Lloyd, whose body was found near Hernandez’s home.