Three pedestrians are struck in Dorchester

Three people, including a 10-year-old girl and a man in a wheelchair, were struck by a vehicle in Dorchester on Tuesday night.

Warren speaks Trump?s language, 140 keys at a time

Senator Elizabeth Warren has enjoyed some success in taking on Donald Trump on Twitter in his own vernacular.

// NBC chairman blasts Donald Trump in private Facebook post

The chairman of NBC Entertainment slammed the network?s onetime ?Apprentice? star as ?toxic? and ?demented.?

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in West Bend, Wis., Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Trump voices support for police officers

Donald Trump spoke outside Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where unrest occurred after an officer shot and killed a black man.

// FBI has turned over documents to Congress regarding Clinton

The documents are expected to contain information about the FBI?s investigation into Hillary Clinton?s e-mail server.

Everett police officer allegedly assaulted pregnant wife

Michael Mori of Salisbury has been placed on administrative leave without pay, the department said.

Dedham man dies in West Roxbury crash

The driver died and his passenger was hurt when their pickup truck hit a tree on Enneking Parkway.

// Boston police to randomly assign 100 body cameras

After no officers volunteered for the program, Commissioner Evans said he intends to randomly assign the cameras by September.

Ed Ansin has owned WHDH in Boston since 1993.

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Ed Ansin drops fight to keep NBC affiliation for WHDH

The billionaire said Channel 7 will launch as an independent station next year with expanded local news coverage.

Farragher - Kevin Gosnell with two sisters of the Daughters of Mary, Mother of Healing Love, was taken by Gulnara Niaz. (Handout)


Teaching lessons until the very end

Kevin Gosnell, who died of ALS last week, was a loving father and husband who offered lessons to his family until the very end.

// Hyannis man dies while swimming with his children

The man died after he had slipped under the water?s surface while swimming in Joshua Pond.

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How millennial business owners tapped into cider success

Five years ago, three college grads founded Downeast Cider House with a mission to brew cider that actually tastes like apples. Since then, that mission has ripened into a beverage empire.

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Much of the grass on Boston Common has been parched this summer as high temperatures and a drought take their toll.

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July was warmest in 136 years, NASA says

Researchers say increased temperatures are due at least in part to the burning of fosssil fuels and other human activities.

Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts, right, celebrates his three-run home run with Xander Bogaerts (2) and Andrew Benintendi (40) during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Red Sox 5, Orioles 3

Mookie Betts?s two homers lift Red Sox

The outfielder drove in all five runs to beat the Orioles after Eduardo Rodriguez had to leave with an injury.

BOSTON, MA - MAY 28: Jonathan Papelbon #58 of the Philadelphia Phillies celebrates after completing the save in the ninth inning with the final out against David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox during the interleague game on May 28, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

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There?s no downside to adding Jonathan Papelbon

The former Red Sox All-Star closer isn?t the pitcher he was, but he could still help the Red Sox this season.

// Amy Schumer?s terrible ?Trainwreck? press tour

In her new book, Schumer said ?the slut-shaming was off the charts? while promoting her latest movie.

FILE - In this April 28, 2012 file photo, John McLaughlin arrives at the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington. McLaughlin, the conservative political commentator and host of the namesake long-running television show that pioneered hollering-heads discussions of Washington politics, died Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, according to the Facebook page for ?The McLaughlin Group.? He was 89. (AP Photo/Kevin Wolf, File)

John McLaughlin, host of political roundtable, dies at 89

Mr. McLaughlin was a conservative political commentator and host of a long-running television show.

Full Olympics coverage

Netherlands' Nycke Groot, left, tries to score past Brazil's Samira Rocha, center, during the women's quarterfinal handball match between Brazil and Netherlands at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

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Why isn?t handball popular in the US?

The game has many familiar elements (basketball, hockey, soccer) that could thrive in the US.

2016 Rio Olympics - Artistic Gymnastics - Final - Women's Floor Final - Rio Olympic Arena - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 16/08/2016. Simone Biles (USA) of USA (L) and Alexandra Raisman (USA) of USA (Aly Raisman) celebrate winning the gold and the silver respectively. REUTERS/Mike Blake FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.

Much unites soaring US gymnasts Biles and Raisman

?We put the cherry on top, me and Aly,? said Simone Biles after she won gold and Aly Raisman won silver in the floor exercise.

2016 Rio Olympics - Athletics - Preliminary - Men's 110m Hurdles Round 1 - Olympic Stadium - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 15/08/2016. Wilhem Belocian (FRA) of France reacts after a false start. REUTERS/Phil Noble FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.


One false move shouldn?t doom an Olympic dream

Runners and swimmers get disqualified for their first false start ? surely too harsh a measure.

// This year?s top cocktail trends, coming soon to a bar near you

Amaro-based drinks, better boilermakers, and other highlights from Tales of the Cocktail (plus a few drinks to make at home).

Tracey Raisis, who suffered a stroke in 2014, participates in a music therapy session with Chrissy Cetnar, a music therapist.

Reclaiming a voice with the healing power of music

Well-known maître d? and music lover Tracey Raisis suffered a stroke, and is finding his way back with music therapy.

Has our recent heat wave made cockroaches want to fly?

The heat wave that has blanketed the Northeast is making cockroaches so uncomfortable they?re coasting to cooler locales.

// Locals don?t call Martha?s Vineyard ?The Martha?

A magazine writer used the phrase, writing that the island is ?more commonly known? as ?The Martha.?

Globe investigations

Private schools, painful secrets

// The unexpected price of reporting abuse: retaliation

The Globe found 15 instances of retaliation at New England private schools against students or employees who raised concerns about sexual abuse by staffers.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ?Spotlight?

?Spotlight? is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.

The Big Picture

Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates after placing first and the gold medal in the men?s 100m final race the Olympic Stadium.

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Golden moments in Rio

More than halfway through the Olympics in Rio, more than 150 gold medals have been awarded. Here are some of the winners.