Elizabeth Warren tries to reconnect with Okla. roots

Elizabeth Warren went to her childhood home in Norman, Okla., to shoot a recent video.

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Warren’s recent trip back to Norman, Okla., was intended to remind folks that the former Betsy Herring was one of them.

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Members of the Massachusetts House and Senate have racked up about 3,000 traveling days since January 2013, a Globe review found.

Jessica Kirk has tried for years to find consistent, affordable treatment for her daughter, Georgia, who has bipolar disorder.

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Unhealthy Divide

Affordable mental health care — it’s nearly nonexistent

Treatment has become, in large measure, a private-pay business that operates outside the insurance system.

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“This is what I love. This is the life I want to live,” the group of nearly 150 chanted, repeating words Arthur Medici spoke in Wellfleet on his final day.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/19/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ryan_touchofwinter3_met.jpg Freezing temperatures coming, and maybe even a few snowflakes

After a high in the mid-60s today, temperatures will fall, with lows below freezing expected early Monday morning.

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In Ciudad Hidalgo, the migrants voted by a show of hands and then marched to a bridge to urge those still there to cross the river and join them.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/20/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/IMG_0559.jpg Pundits and polls don’t decide elections — ‘we do,’ Gonzalez says in Grafton

Democrat Jay Gonzalez faces an uphill battle against Republican Governor Charlie Baker, and told listeners Saturday at Grafton Common that get-out-the-vote efforts will be critical.

Charlie Baker spoke with The Globe’s editorial board on Friday.

Charlie Baker open to State Police leadership rule change

The governor said allowing his office to consider candidates who have a law enforcement background but are not currently within the State Police ranks “is certainly worth talking about.”

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The president Trump and former vice president appealed to party loyalists Saturday as early voting began in the state.

Thomas Shannon Daniels, who worked as the principal of the Stanley Elementary School from 2012 to 2018, was out on paid administrative leave after coming out as transgender in a letter to the school community earlier this year.

Genderfluid educator will move to classroom role in Swampscott

Former principal Thomas Shannon Daniels was placed on administrative leave after coming out as transgender, and in March, the district announced it would not renew Daniels’ contract.

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Russell Giacchetto, 51, was arrested Saturday at his home on Thorndike Street, Cambridge police said.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/21/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Clipboard-21967.jpg Columbia Gas says nearly 35 miles of pipeline replaced in Merrimack Valley

The company will also have 158 work crews replacing pipeline on Sunday in Andover, North Andover, and Lawrence, officials said.

Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig flipped his bat after his three-run homer in the sixth inning.

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NLCS Game 7: Dodgers 5, Brewers 1

Dodgers win NL pennant, will face Red Sox in World Series

Yasiel Puig’s three-run homer in the sixth inning broke open a tight game as Los Angeles clinched its seconc consecutive trip to the Fall Classic. Game 1 is Tuesday at 8:09 p.m. at Fenway Park.

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The NL West champions have one of the most explosive offenses in baseball, hitting more home runs than any team but the Yankees.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/20/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Gasper-23430.jpg New Red Sox slogan: In Alex (Cora) We Trust

Cora has pushed all the right buttons, and he has the respect and admiration of his players.

chad finn

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Since the Patriots won the Super Bowl in 2001, Boston’s four professional sports teams have made reaching the playoffs a habit.

Canucks 2, Bruins 1 (OT)

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Vancouver’s Bo Horvat converted at 3:12 of OT for the winning goal.


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Jayson Tatum scored 24 points to help the Celtics escape New York.

Dean Kaplan and Sarah Heintz chatted in the apartment they share in Cambridge.

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Could this curious roommate pairing be the solution to the housing crisis?

A new website connects young people and empty-nesters in hopes of giving benefits to all.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/21/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ruth2_cropped.jpg Handwritten 1923 letter from Babe Ruth to Boston Globe writer up for auction

The letter that is being auctioned was written after Ruth’s only MVP-winning season. That year, the Bambino hit .393.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/17/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/tlumacki_patriotspractice_sports098.jpg Rob Gronkowski does not make trip to Chicago with Patriots

The star tight end has not been ruled out of Sunday’s game, but he was downgraded to doubtful.

Mr. Schuster and his wife, Elaine, at their 65th wedding anniversary celebration in 2017.

Gerald Schuster, 89, a developer, fund-raiser, and philanthropist

Mr. Schuster and his wife, Elaine, were an inseparable couple whose fund-raising was essential to the success of generations of Democratic candidates.


Idaho Fish and Game Commissioner shoots himself in the foot this time

Blake Fischer lost his job after posting graphic photos of his hunt in Africa.

Crews of eight raced up the Charles River after passing under a bridge at the Head of the Charles Regatta on Saturday.

Crowds from all over the world flock to Cambridge for 54th annual Head of the Charles

The 54th annual Head of the Charles was colder than usual this year, but still attracted thousands of spectators and rowers to celebrate the regatta.

Head of the Charles

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/20/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Swensen_181020_Headpics-_0005.jpg Gevvie Stone wins record ninth singles title

The Newton native, now a doctor, has returned to training for the next Olympic Games.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/19/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Boghosian_globelive3_LIFE.jpg Come see Globe Live

After two sold-out seasons, Globe Live — a live storytelling show featuring the Globe’s top journalists — returns to the Emerson Paramount Center Nov. 3 & 4.

Opinion & Ideas

Editorial Board Endorsement

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/31/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/RinaldiHealey01.jpg Maura Healey deserves a second term as Mass. attorney general

She has led an efficient office that’s always ready to do battle against institutional bullies on behalf of the powerless and the underprivileged.

Real Estate

US home sales fell in September to slowest pace in 3 years

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home sales fell for the sixth straight month in September, a sign that housing has increasingly become a weak spot for the economy. The National Association of Realtors said Friday that sales declined 3.

Special reports


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We’ve started an early-morning version of our popular afternoon Talking Points business newsletter. Try it out here.

The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Globe staff photos of the month, September 2018

Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month: gas explosions in Lawrence, 9/11 remembrance ceremonies, and primary elections.


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When babies become very ill, it can be difficult to know why. Answers can be hiding in their genes.

Love Letters: The Podcast

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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.

Listen:   Apple Podcasts   |   Stitcher   |   RadioPublic


Real Estate

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Mobile homes may be the least expensive and most effective means of addressing the region’s housing shortage.

Globe event

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/08/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/SeattleTimes_10kirsner02_biz.jpg 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.


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Puzzled? Keep trying your hand at our interactive crossword and see if you can triumph.