Hurricane Harvey

Hope in Houston, rain elsewhere

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - AUGUST 29: A fan shows his support for Houston during the Texas Rangers versus Houston Astros game at Tropicana Field on August 29, 2017 in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Jason Behnken / Getty Images)

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A girl sorts toiletries at a shelter for volunteer rescue workers set up at the Fairfield Baptist Church student building on August 29, 2017 in Cypress, Texas. The shelter was set up as a place to rest for volunteer rescue workers who had come to the Houston area in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Harvey has set what forecasters believe is a new rainfall record for the continental US, officials said Tuesday. Harvey, swirling for the past few days off Texas and Louisiana has dumped more than 49 inches (124.5 centimeters) of rain on the region. / AFP PHOTO / MANDEL NGANMANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images

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Volunteers dish out food at a dining area in Woodlands Church which has been set up as a shelter for those displaced by Hurrican Harvey in The Woodlands, Texas on August 29, 2017. Harvey has set what forecasters believe is a new rainfall record for the continental US, officials said Tuesday. Harvey, swirling for the past few days off Texas and Louisiana has dumped more than 49 inches (124.5 centimeters) of rain on the region. / AFP PHOTO / MANDEL NGANMANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images

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Conception Casa, center, and his friend Jose Martinez, right, check on Rhonda Worthington after her car became stuck in rising floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas, Monday, Aug. 28, 2017. The two men were evacuating their home that had become flooded when they encountered Worthington's car floating off the road. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 29: People take shelter at the George R. Brown Convention Center after flood waters from Hurricane Harvey inundated the city on August 29, 2017 in Houston, Texas. The evacuation center which is overcapacity has already received more than 9,000 evacuees with more arriving. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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Residents evacuate their homes near the Addicks Reservoir as floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rise Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Robert Salgado, center, sleep with relatives Jesse Alexander Leija, right, and Leliana Salgado on the floor at the George R. Brown Convention Center that has been set up as a shelter for evacuees escaping the floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas, Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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SLIDER - US President holds the state flag of Texas outside of the Annaville Fire House after attending a briefing on Hurricane Harvey in Corpus Christi, Texas on August 29, 2017. President Donald Trump flew into storm-ravaged Texas Tuesday in a show of solidarity and leadership in the face of the deadly devastation wrought by Harvey -- as the battered US Gulf Coast braces for even more torrential rain. / AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSONJIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images

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President Donald Trump, flanked by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and first lady Melania Trump listens during a briefing on Harvey relief efforts, Tuesday, August 29, 2017, at Firehouse 5 in Corpus Christi, Texas. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

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Water from Addicks Reservoir flows into neighborhoods as floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rise Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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People rest at the George R. Brown Convention Center that has been set up as a shelter for evacuees escaping the floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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A Coast Guard rescue team evacuates people from a neighborhood inundated by floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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An extended family registers with relief volunteers as they make their way into the George R. Brown Convention Center after evacuation from the floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas, Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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epaselect epa06169553 Sam Speights pauses to pet a kitten as he removes some possessions from his home in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Rockport, Texas, USA, 28 August 2017. Hurricane Harvey made landfall on the south coast of Texas as a major hurricane category 4, and was the worst storm to hit the city of Rockport in 47 years. The last time a major hurricane of this size to hit the United States was in 2005. EPA/DARREN ABATE

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The tragedy has, at least for now, brought together GOP lawmakers.

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Forecasters say 5 to 10 inches of rain could fall in the area Wednesday.

President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump.

?Texas can handle anything,? Trump tells cheering crowd

??We are going to get you back and operating immediately,? President Trump said.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/08/29/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/AFP_RX87B.jpg This is why Harvey stuck around Houston

Why did the storm slow down and linger? And why did it head back out into the Gulf of Mexico?

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Thomas Hodgson said 10 inmates have expressed interest in the mission.

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A 16-year-old Malden boy was shot around 5 p.m. He was later pronounced dead at an area hospital.

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The trade must be finalized by 10 a.m. A report Tuesday said the Cavaliers had backed off on their demand that the Celtics sweeten the deal.

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale works against the Toronto Blue Jays during the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, in Toronto. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)

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Chris Sale turns the page in Toronto

After getting rocked in Cleveland, the Red Sox lefthander rebounded with seven shutout innings in Tuesday?s win over the Blue Jays.

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Family members are angry after the death of Walter Haddad. ?They should have called an ambulance,? his daughter said.

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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said he will establish a panel of experts to provide advice on how to carry out President Trump?s direction.

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Could the ?surprise musical guest? be Belichick?s buddy Jon Bon Jovi?

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New program aims to bring the arts to more needy children

The EBT Card to Culture would provide low-income residents with free or reduced admission to more than 100 venues in Mass.

Devra First

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Ever wondered how the Patriots QB?s TB12 meal kits are? Herein lie the answers.

Wheelock could merge with BU, but deal isn?t final

Some Boston-area schools have combined in recent years, but mergers in higher education are considered risky and difficult.

Nestor Ramos

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It?s a wonder we don?t already have to shell out a few bucks to do our drop offs and pick ups.

television

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What?s to become of Dany and Jon, Cersei and Jaime, Arya and Sansa, the Mountain and the Hound? And who is going to defeat the Night King?

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Police said a 7-year-old was taken by a family friend without the permission of her parents, and later was thrown off a bridge.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/08/29/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/IMG_1060.PNG 47 years later, a man is reunited with his cherished ring

?I always knew that the ring would come back to us.?

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Sales of products such as Twisted Tea could soon surpass those of Sam Adams and the company?s other beers.

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A photograph posted on a Facebook event page shows Spicer sitting in the front row, taking photos of the pope with his phone.

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A Globe review finds the children are often denied love and support and pressured to keep the scandal secret. And the church has done absolutely nothing to help.

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Boston has its own dark legacies to confront.

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Even as cancer treatments have become increasingly targeted, a growing number of women with cancer in one breast are choosing double mastectomy.

Real Estate

Obamas looking to buy a place on Martha?s Vineyard

Chicago will always be President Obama?s hometown ? that?s where the Obama Presidential Center is being built ? but it looks like he may be spending a lot more time on Martha?s Vineyard in the future.