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Why you may feel down at work


Anger and anxiety felt on the job might be more than just workplace blues. These feelings could be signs of depression.

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He finds viruses captivating

Carl Zimmer, a science writer who is the author of ‘‘Planet of Viruses,’’ will introduce the Coolidge Corner Theatre’s showing of the science fiction film ‘‘12 Monkeys” tomorrow night.


Immersed in steamy Budapest, city of spas

Budapest is built on thermal springs, and people have come to drink and soak in its mineral-rich waters since Roman times.

12-11-11: Landover, MD: Patriots wide reciever Wes Welker (right) can't be taken down by Redskins CB DeAngelo Hall (left) as he scores the game winning touchdown in the third quarter on a pass from Tom Brady (not pictured). The New England Patriots visited the Washington Redskins in an NFL regular season game at FedEx Field. (Globe Staff Photo/Jim Davis) section:spts topic:Patriots

Patriots 34, redskins 27

Patriots hold on against the Redskins

The Patriots intercepted the Redskins’ Rex Grossman with time ticking down to seal the win, in a game that saw big plays and fast scoring.

Fall All-Scholastics: Honoring the area’s best

Today a Boston Globe tradition continues as we toast local athletes from Barnstable to Georgetown for their achievements this fall.

Perry calls for school prayer amendment

Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry said today that he would support amending the US Constitution to allow prayers in public schools.

Led by the child who simply knew

The twin boys were identical in every way but one. Wyatt was a girl to the core, and now lives as one, with the help of a brave, loving family and a path-breaking doctor’s care.

“They have some very valuable ideas that need to be talked about more.”

Police Commissioner Edward Davis,  on Occupy Boston


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Church selling silver, at a cost

Boston’s oldest congregation is parting with its prized silver collection, with hopes of reaping up to $3 million at a Sotheby’s auction next month for needed renovations.


Product Reviews

Aluratek Libre Touch (left) and the Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet

E-book readers still choice for bookworms

Consumer Reports’ latest ratings reveal that the e-book reader has endured by providing an increasingly optimized book-reading experience at steadily lower prices.

Nation & World

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Mitt Romney, fighting for his political life after being shaken off course by the Newt Gingrich surge, sought repeatedly to cast Gingrich as a lifelong Washington politician.

Debate attacks focus on Newt Gingrich

Gingrich was attacked from all sides last night as his Republican presidential rivals — chief among them Mitt Romney — sought to stem his momentum.

Fall All-Scholastics

The Watertown Raiders hold their trophy aloft as they react to their 3-1 victory over Oakmont in the Div. 2 field hockey state final at Worcester State University on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011.

Fall All-Scholastics: Honoring the area’s best

Today a Boston Globe tradition continues as we toast local athletes from Barnstable to Georgetown for their achievements this fall.


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nfl roundup

The New York Jets have won three straight and are 6-1 at home.

Jets blow out the Chiefs, Broncos rally again

The New York Jets stayed alive in the AFC playoff race with a 37-10 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs, while Tim Tebow led the Denver Broncos to another overtime win.


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Explore New England | North End

Local and loving it in North End

Food tours of the North End are a cottage industry, but few are as personal and participatory as the one the Pallotta sisters, owners of Nebo restaurant, embark on daily.