8 killings, 11 days, and the last to die was Alicia

Alicia Restrepo was found fatally shot in her car on Oct. 15. She was 24.

WBZ-TV/Globe staff illustration

It was a stunning cluster of shootings even for a part of the city that knows violence too well.

2 fatally struck by scenic train in Wareham

A preliminary investigation showed a man and a woman were on the train tracks when they were struck. They were declared dead at the scene.

At the Wampanoag Homesite, an interpreter talked to school children.

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At Plimoth Plantation, not all employees are thankful

As it readies for its annual throng of visitors, Plimoth Plantation remains embroiled in a long-running battle between employees and management.

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The workers will return to the job Wednesday after voting in favor of the deal, which was announced earlier Saturday.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/11/17/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/StormTotalSnowWeb-23096.png Some snow expected Sunday night, changing to rainy mix

After a sunny Saturday, more snow could be on the way Sunday night, mixing with rain into Monday morning.

With rainfall in the area as much as 50 percent above average this year, the Merrimack is expected to be deluged with an estimated 750 million gallons of sewage from the six treatment plants that feed into it.

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As storms intensify, sewage spills in rivers become a concern

Dozens of rivers in the region are repeatedly inundated with raw sewage from treatment plants overwhelmed by heavy rains.

Woonsocket, R.I.-based CVS was one of the drugstore chains named in the lawsuit.

Florida sues CVS, Walgreens over opioid sales

The state says the chains oversold painkillers and didn’t take precautions to stop illegal sales.

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President Trump on Saturday acknowledged Californians suffering from twin tragedies. The death toll from the Camp fire now stands at 76.

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Cardinal Sean O’Malley announced the formation of an Archdiocesan Social Justice Ministry on Saturday in Dorchester.

A calendar counting down to Election Day took center stage at the Somerville offices of Democratic fund-raising platform ActBlue.

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Republicans are green with envy over Somerville’s ActBlue

The Democratic fund-raising platform was a subject of the GOP’s post-midterm frustration.


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Utah second-year star Donovan Mitchell led the way for the visitors with 28 points.


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Jake DeBrusk and Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson scored in the first period and Jaroslav Halak had 31 saves.

At Fenway Park, Harvard celebrated winning the 135th playing of The Game.


Harvard-Yale at Fenway Park was inevitable

The ballpark always has been more than a baseball venue.


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It was the highest-scoring game in the 135 meetings between the schools.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/11/11/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Lee111118patstitans10.jpg Tom Brady is showing signs that he’s not invincible, after all

Clearly the 41-year-old Patriots quarterback is not the same player as in past years, but some aren’t sounding the alarm yet.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/28/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/27redsoxSlider11.jpg Here’s one recipe the Red Sox could use to repeat as World Series champions

Manager Alex Cora believes at least five players on his 2018 title team will show improvement next season, making the Red Sox better overall.

Kevin Cullen

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Super 11s, the hybrid form of hurling played at Fenway, pays tribute to the spirit of a rebellious game that flourished in Boston in the 19th century.

Martine Joseph (left) and Marie Alexia picked up turkeys and grocery packages Saturday at Catholic Charities Yawkey Center.

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Boston nonprofits distribute thousands of Thanksgiving meals to those in need

In the Merrimack Valley, volunteers gave out supermarket vouchers in lieu of turkeys, since many are still without utilities.

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About 50 people gathered behind the church to remember lives lost in Iraq, Afghanistan, and earlier wars.

Give yourself an extra two hours to avoid lines at the airport.


Thanksgiving travel season is looking to be really, really busy

Millions of people will be on the roads and in the air. If you’re going to be one of them, there are ways to be smart about it.

Turkey with Mediterranean rub

Spice up your Thanksgiving menu

Go ahead and make the same creamy mashed potatoes you’ve made forever, but go to town on everything else you’re planning for the big feast.

Holiday arts preview 2018

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/11/15/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/holidayarts18web-02.jpg The best things to see and do this holiday season

From dancing sugarplums to a musical “Grinch,” there’s a bounty of theater, music, TV, and other attractions to enjoy.

Opinion & Ideas

Renée Graham

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/11/16/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/Graham%20(3).jpg ‘Donald Trump was elected president because of his racism, not in spite of it’

In him, racists have someone who will never unequivocally condemn them or the violence they commit.

Special reports

Globe Magazine

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My wife, Laura Levis, did everything she could to save herself when the asthma attack began. She went to Somerville Hospital and called 911, too. How could she have been left to die just outside the emergency room?


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Witness the birth of the marijuana industry in Massachusetts, and catch up on national pot headlines. Subscribe to “This Week in Weed” for the latest marijuana news from reporter Dan Adams every Saturday.

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The Big Picture

Aerial photos show devastation from Calif. wildfires

At least 56 people have lost their lives in California’s deadliest wildfire.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/11/16/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/PatrickOConner-1024x576.jpg An industry newcomer tries to salvage pharma’s bruised reputation

Patrick O’Connor is the new executive director of the Alliance to Protect Medical Innovation.