State Dems. pick Warren, DeFranco off ballot

Elizabeth Warren won nearly 96% of the votes at the Massachusetts Democratic convention, the largest margin of any candidate in a contested race in the party’s history.

Advocates rally in Canton for ban on shock treatment

Arguing that electrical shock is a cruel and dangerous method of treatment, speakers and attendees lauded pending legislation that would ban the practice across the state.

Weekend rain could lead to flooding

The National Weather Service issued a flood advisory for the Massachusetts coast beginning at 10 p.m. Saturday, and another for Sunday evening.

Felix Doubront allowed three runs, two earned, and seven hits in 6 1-3 innings.

Red Sox 7, Blue Jays 4

Red Sox down Blue Jays

Felix Doubront won for the fifth time in six starts as the Red Sox got their second straight victory Saturday in Toronto.

Exclusive Sunday Preview

A sampling of stories from this Sunday's Globe.



Whistling boats into Gloucester Harbor

A “groaner” buoy has warned mariners of the rocky coast for more than 100 years.

Soundtrack: Gloucester's haunting whistle buoy

The mournful tone of Gloucester's whistle buoy — known locally as 'the groaner' — guides boats through Cape Ann.

Moored on the wide-open shore, hoping for a catch from the Río Limay, in Argentina’s Lake District.


Trout fishing in Patagonia

Bariloche, Argentine Patagonia’s outdoors hub, offers a fully-guided, four-day trip that doesn’t break the bank.

Book Review

‘The Mansion of Happiness’ by Jill Lepore

From conception to death, Lepore’s book takes us on a journey through life — one game-board square at a time.

Opinion | Joanna Weiss

Fifty Shades of Obamacare

Talking about contraception requires some honesty about sex.


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Celtics 101, Heat 91

Heat star LeBron James tried to plead his case after Rajon Rondo sneaked in for a layup that gave the Celtics an 99-89 lead late in the fourth quarter.

Celtics earn critical Game 3 victory over Heat

Rajon Rondo (21 points, 10 assists), Kevin Garnett (24 points, 11 rebounds) and Paul Pierce (23 points) led the Celtics, who are now down 2-1.


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