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Elizabeth Warren defends work on asbestos lawsuit

Warren insisted she had no way of knowing that, after she left the case, Travelers Insurance would seek to avoid paying victims from the settlement.

// First debate called critical for Romney

After a month of missteps and missed opportunities, Mitt Romney faces three debates that could bolster or bury his chances.

Second of two parts

Alleged assault, official silence at Roxbury college

Through dozens of interviews and a review of thousands of documents, the Globe has uncovered a culture of secrecy and recrimination at Roxbury Community College.

5 new plans to assign Boston students

Officials are expected to unveil five proposals for allowing students to attend schools closer to their homes, a move that potentially could end four decades of cross-city busing.

Bill Belichick screams at official Rodney Russell after a first-quarter call went against the Patriots.

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Dan Shaughnessy

Replacement refs a nightmare in Patriots loss

After a night of incompetent officiating, the Patriots blew a 30-21 fourth-quarter lead to the Ravens on a buzzer-beating 27-yard field goal.

As he often was on Sunday night, Patriots’ Devin McCourty was a step behind as Ravens’ Torrey Smith snares a TD pass.

Christopher L. Gasper

Defense, running game still struggling

After an offseason of defensive augmentation and a ton of talk about being committed to running the ball, the Patriots couldn’t do either when it counted.

Torrey Smith (82) stands on the Baltimore sideline during a pregame moment of silence for his brother Tevin.

Ravens’ Torrey Smith shines amid personal loss

After finding out early Sunday that his brother was killed in a motorcycle accident, the second-year pro caught six passes for 127 yards and two touchdowns.

Claire Danes won the best actress award and Damian Lewis took home the best-actor statue for their work in “Homeland.”

64th Primetime Emmy Awards

‘Modern Family,’ ‘Homeland’ dominate

While “Homeland” swept the top drama categories, “Modern Family” took home four comedy awards, including a third best-comedy win.