Patient quarantined, taken to Boston in ?Ebola protocol?

An ambulance sat in the parking lot outside the Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates building in Braintree where a possible case of Ebola was reported.

Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe

A man who recently traveled to West Africa and complained of Ebola-like symptoms was taken from Braintree to Boston?s Beth Israel, officials said.

A sign points to the entrance to the emergency room at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, where US Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan was being treated.

Health worker tests positive for Ebola in Texas

The health worker provided care for an Ebola patient who later died of the virus.

Bill Russell (left) and K.C. Jones were sharply dressed for their visit to Alcatraz, weeks after winning a second NCAA title for San Francisco.

Bill Russell, K.C. Jones treated like ?Rock? stars at Alcatraz

On a little-known visit to the famous prison in 1956, the players turned hardened convicts into adoring fans.

How one couple beat the cable company

A telecommunications diet plan based on four principles led to nearly $1,800 a year in savings.

Magazine | The Medical Issue

The 7-day screen time diet

Can a week away from computers, smartphones, and other digital devices really make a difference to kids? brains?

Brandon LaFell caught two touchdown passes in the victory over the Bills Sunday.


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Patriots? passing game found its groove vs. Bills

Tom Brady connected with 10 different receivers and had four touchdown passes to lift New England over Buffalo.

Brian Tyms scored his first NFL touchdown on a 43-yard pass from Tom Brady in the third quarter.

Patriots 37, Bills 22

Tom Brady leads Patriots over Bills

The Patriots improved to 4-2 and took over sole possession of first place in the AFC East.

A sign at the entrance to Harvest Hills Farm, site of a hay ride accident Saturday night that claimed the life of a teenage girl and injured 22 more.

Mechanical failure may have led to fatal hay wagon crash

A 17-year-old girl died in the accident and 22 others were hurt Saturday night in Mechanic Falls, Maine.

// Restraints cited in three deaths at Bridgewater

Despite questionable care, the state hospital?s health care provider won a five-year contract to work across the Mass. prison system.