Marshfield slaying suspect arrested, facing multiple charges

Allen Warner is accused of fatally attacking his estranged wife in what officials called a “despicable, cowardly act of domestic violence,” and sparking a manhunt that ended in his capture.

// Trump again attacks accusers over Kavanaugh allegations

President Trump attacked the women accusing Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct ahead of a meeting with the Columbian president at the UN on Tuesday.

Trump opens UN speech with awkward moment, drawing laughter after boasting of accomplishments

President Trump responded by saying, ‘‘I didn’t expect that reaction, but that’s OK.’’

// Our Republican governor is more popular with Democrats. Wait, what?

The flip side for Governor Charlie Baker is his standing among Republicans, who gave his GOP challenger, an anti-gay Springfield pastor, nearly 36 percent of the vote in the Sept. 4 primary.

Arriving to chair the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, is pursued by reporters asking about her stand on President Donald Trump's embattled Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Murkowski backs FBI probe of Kavanaugh claims

Alaska Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski believes there should be a new FBI investigation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

// Just Dunkin’: Dunkin’ Donuts to change its name

Doughnuts are still on the menu, but the company is renaming itself ‘‘Dunkin’’’ to reflect its increasing emphasis on coffee and other drinks.

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// GOP proves it’s a party steeped in misogyny

Every comment about sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh seems expertly designed to inflame and enrage women.

// Ted Cruz forced from D.C. restaurant by activists protesting Kavanaugh

Democratic Representative Beto O’Rourke condemned the protest that forced his opponent in Texas’ Senate race to leave the Washington restaurant.

// Man charged with murdering shipmate allegedly assaulted wife in Virginia

Franklin Freddy Meave Vazquez was arrested in March for allegedly trying to strangle his young wife in Virginia, according to police and court records.

Bill Cosby, center, leaves the courtroom after he was sentenced to prison.


Judge sentences Bill Cosby to three to 10 years in prison

A judge sentenced the 81-year-old comedian to three to 10 years in state prison for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman over a decade ago.

// When should I start taking Social Security? Looming 60-somethings wonder

The question might seem straightforward if you haven’t started looking into it, but there are enough wrinkles and curveballs to warrant careful consideration.

// Here’s why there are dead squirrels all over the place

A recent abundance of acorns is the reason for an unprecedented surge in squirrel populations throughout New England, most particularly in New Hampshire.

// When will Josh Gordon see game action? ‘When we feel like he’s ready’

“We’ll just take it day by day and see how it goes,” Bill Belichick said Monday.

// Tonight’s Red Sox-Orioles game has been postponed

The teams will now play a day-night doubleheader on Wednesday.


// With these Celtics, there’s so much to like off the court, and so much to anticipate on it

The new season is on its way, and anything seems possible with this team.

The Yoleni’s in Providence is the brand’s second location, and the first in the United States. Not surprisingly, the “experience store” is often referred to as a “Greek Eataly.”


In Providence, Yoleni’s — the ‘Greek Eataly’ — is right at home

Located in the historic Tilden-Thurber jewelry company building in downtown Providence, it’s a scaled down version of the original flagship store, in Athens. The “experience store” opened in May.

// ‘Littering and smoking the reefer’: Someone turned in a bag filled with pot to Braintree Police

Officers said the owner — if daring enough — can come to the station to collect their belongings.

// Black bear wandering in Bedford again

The number of bear sightings in the area was higher than normal over the summer.

// You may have just missed your chance to own this historic Maine island

At $950,000, the next owner is close enough to the mainland, but far enough out to enjoy some peace and quiet.

// British officials checking reports of a white whale in the River Thames

Officials are asking the public not to get close to the beluga whale, which was reported to be in the Gravesend area in the county of Kent.

// Chris Evans shared a hilariously retro video of his first professional role from 20+ years ago

The Sudbury native starred in an educational video about biodiversity.

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// Rosenstein saga highlights need for Mueller bill

Monday’s theatrics served as an urgent reminder that Mueller’s investigation rests on a fragile foundation that Congress needs to reinforce.

Special reports

// The world, the stage, the way ahead

Lost and alone, Deb made a decision to reclaim the only home she’d ever had, whatever the risk.


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A drama unfolds in Peabody

Deb was still new to this high school in Peabody, and had found her way to the vaunted theater program, establishing a foothold in a realm that felt magical.


// To make better biomedical tools, a scientist picks apart fireflies’ glow

Invertebrate evolution and biomedical research are more closely intertwined than you might think.

Love Letters: The Podcast

// Until next year, my sweetheart

In a special bonus episode, Meredith Goldstein explores what happens to summer romance when the summer ends, and “Wet Hot American Summer” creator David Wain shares a girl-crazy memory from his own camp days.

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Real Estate

//$medium.jpg Despite debt, millennials are the biggest home-buying generation. How?

Slightly more than a third of all home purchases were made by millennials over the past year.

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// Seattle’s mayor talks growing pains that offer some lessons for Boston

Seattle mayor Jenny Durkan spoke at a Globe event on how innovation is shaping our world, and she’s in high demand among the hundreds of mayors gathered in Boston.


// More about Last Seen: The Largest Unsolved Art Heist ever

A true-crime podcast about the most valuable — and confounding — art heist in history: the theft of 13 irreplaceable artworks from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston.


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