On the menu, but not on your plate

A Globe investigation found fish bought at restaurants across the region was mislabeled about half the time. Sometimes it was innocent error, but often the switch was deliberate, driven by profits.


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Results of the Globe’s fish testing

The Boston Globe hired the Biodiversity Institute of Ontario at the University of Guelph to test the DNA of fish to determine their species. Search the results from individual stores and restaurants.

Sununu to endorse Romney for president

Mitt Romney will gain a key endorsement tomorrow from former New Hampshire governor John H. Sununu, one of the most influential voices in state politics.

There is conflicting information on how deep the Red Sox are at this point in continuing their exploration of John Farrell.

Sunday Baseball Notes

Red Sox may be considering Farrell

When the Red Sox and Terry Francona parted ways, Blue Jays manager John Farrell was the preferred candidate to manage the team, according to a major league source.

‘Bigfoot’ fights for free speech in N.H.

After being kicked off Mount Monadnock, performance artist Jonathan Doyle stepped up with a lawsuit, alleging that the park’s permit regulations are unconstitutional.

A powerful earthquake leveled homes and buildings in Eastern Turkey.

Powerful earthquake shakes eastern Turkey

Scientists estimated as many as 1,000 people may have been killed by the 7.2-magnitude earthquake that struck Eastern Turkey today.

The Renaissance Court at the Worcester Art Museum is closed to the public during the week, partly to economize.

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Museums Special

Worcester Art Museum, poised for change

Worcester Art Museum is entering a period of momentous change after many years of relative stability.

Museums special

Special section: The eyes have it

From small wonders to hidden treasures, here is a tour of exhibits from New England to New York.


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Sudbury terrorism suspect’s trial to begin

Tarek Mehanna’s case has become a constitutional argument over what a citizen can say without crossing the line.


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10/14/11 Cambridge, MA -- Advance for Business. Research Scientist David Miller works to determine DNA sequences of cancer cells at Ariad Pharmaceuticals October 14, 2011. After a long drought, several Massachusetts biotechnology companies, including Vertex, Ariad, and Ironwood, have filed, or are about to file new drug applications with the Food and Drug Administration. Erik Jacobs for the Boston Globe

Vertex seeks OK for 2d new drug in a year

If approved, drug candidate Kalydeco could help propel the Cambridge biotechnology firm toward its goal of becoming a drug maker with multiple products.


**FILE** New Hampshire Secretary of State William Gardner poses in his office at the Statehouse in Concord, N.H. in this Thursday, Dec. 8, 2005 file photo. Gardner is not expected to schedule the state's presidential primary until late next year. By then, presidential hopefuls will have campaigned in the state for many months and, in most cases, two or more years. (AP Photo/Jim Cole, FILE) Library Tag 08202006 National/Foreign

Nevada bows to N.H., sets Feb. caucuses

The decision, reached after days of pressure from Granite State Republicans, opens the door for New Hampshire voters to head to the polls in early January.

Nation & World

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Veterans’ jobless rate outpaces civilians’

Veterans who left military service in the past decade have an unemployment rate of 11.7 percent, well above the overall jobless rate of 9.1 percent, according to fresh data.


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On Hockey

The Sharks’ Joe Thornton has the edge on Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara in a giant collision in the second period.

Clock ticking, Bruins need to start clicking

The Bruins cobbled together a decent 60 minutes against the Sharks, but for all they did right, they did too many things wrong.


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London’s calling

Many Olympic facilities are already completed for the 2012 Summer Games, allowing visitors to preview the venues in and around the city.