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Supercharged overnight, Hurricane Michael menaces Florida

Gaining frightening fury overnight, Hurricane Michael closed in Wednesday on the Florida Panhandle with potentially catastrophic winds of 145 mph, the most powerful storm on record ever to menace the stretch of fishing villages, military bases and spring-break beaches.

Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Hillary Clinton holds hands with her husband, former President Bill Clinton, as they leave the stage after the conclusion of the first debate with Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, U.S., September 26, 2016. REUTERS/Joe Raedle/Pool

Joe Raedle/REUTERS/Pool

Clintons aren’t going away yet, as upcoming speaking tour shows

Hillary and Bill Clinton announced a speaking tour to begin after the midterm election, at a time when Democrats will be looking ahead to 2020.

// State Police tried to destroy payroll records during fraud investigations

The department sought to destroy boxes filled with potential evidence in the department’s ongoing internal audit, as well as federal and state criminal probes, into alleged overtime fraud.

Jungeun Lee, a senior accountant at Corbus Pharmaceuticals practices her form during a boxing class at TITLE Boxing Club in Norwood., Tuesday, Oct. 9. 2018. Gretchen Ertl for The Boston Globe.

Gretchen Ertl for The Boston Globe

In the red-hot race to fill biotech jobs, benefits abound

The Massachusetts biotechnology sector is growing so fast that employers are offering increasingly generous — and almost unheard of — benefits to attract and keep workers.


// ‘It’s been a pleasure to play for the guy’: With Alex Cora and his players, it’s a partnership

A team once wrapped tight with tension now lets it ride, confident their rookie manager knows what’s best.