Kathy McCabe

McCabe is a staff reporter at Globe North. She joined the staff in 2002, after working as a Globe correspondent. She writes on a variety of subjects, including local government, community development, religion, and small businesses.

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top metro stories for thursday

By , Globe Staff

Former US Secretary of State John Kerry, a longtime summer resident of Nantucket, has bought a $12 million home on Martha’s Vineyard A1 A Brockton High baseball player killed in a car crash was laid to rest in an emotional service B1 Boston Public Schools held its first LGBTQ Leadership Summit B1

Heavy rains give way to drizzle on Wednesday

By Adam Sennott , Globe Correspondent

The heaviest rain is expected to fall in Eastern Massachusetts from midnight to about 8 a.m., before gradually lessening, according to the National Weather Service.

Block Island looks to block Uber, Lyft

By Matt O’Brien , Associated Press

Twelve miles and a ferry ride from the New England shore, Block Island is one of the last major tourist destinations in the United States without Uber or Lyft.

Man rescued at sea denied request sealing warrant


The warrant says that Nathan Carman was a suspect in the fatal shooting of his wealthy grandfather, John Chakalos, 87, in Windsor, Conn.

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Tribal chief who signed treaty with Pilgrims to be reburied

By Jennifer McDermott , Associated Press

Boston police arrest one in Dorchester shooting

By Jacob Geanous and Mina Corpuz , Globe Correspondents

Man shot near South Boston housing complex

By Jacob Geanous and Adam Sennott , Globe Correspondents

Military action by US prompts protest on Boston Common

By Mina Corpuz , Globe Correspondent

The ‘largest town’ in Mass. just voted to become a city

By Jennifer Fenn Lefferts , Globe Correspondent