Yvonne Abraham

Now free, Angel Echavarria wants answers

Angel Echavarria was released from custody in Salem Superior Court after his murder conviction was vacated in 2015.

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A lot has changed since Echavarria was freed after serving 21 years for a murder he always said he did not commit.

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Donald Trump visited a predominantly black church and vowed to fix the ?many wrongs? facing African-Americans.

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Donald Trump singled out a June Globe article in a speech in Phoenix.

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Ridicule, and hunger, spread across the Internet Friday.

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In the last two weeks of August, Clinton raked in roughly $50 million at 22 fund-raising events.

Concord driver dead after crashing into tree

A 59-year-old woman died Saturday morning after her car careened off Main Street and slammed into a tree, police said.

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The 5.6 magnitude earthquake will likely bring fresh attention to the practice of disposing oil and gas field wastewater deep underground.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/23/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/WALKER_160618_19housing_1130x.jpg In Boston?s suburbs, tension and resistance over affordable housing

Politics and inertia have conspired to create a lopsided geography of affordable housing in Greater Boston.

R.I. man charged with stealing dog from outside restaurant

Police say the dog?s owner was making a phone call outside the restaurant when his 10-year-old bichon frise disappeared.

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It dispatched additional tanks and troops across the border to support Syrian rebels fighting the Islamic State.

Sturbridge stabbing suspect sought

Police were searching Sturbridge on Saturday for a 42-year-old man who slashed a boy?s arm and injured a woman.

Kanye West?s set list at the TD Garden on Sept. 3 will most likely span his career.

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Five to look forward to on Kanye West?s Saint Pablo tour

Ahead of Kanye West?s Saturday stop at Boston?s TD Garden, here are five songs from his discography that define him best now.

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The tropical storm will make the ocean dangerous and could topple trees, according to the National Weather Service.


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He?s worried that he hasn?t had enough sexual experience to settle down and move in with the woman he loves.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/28/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/wiggs_Harwich_702765.jpg What is it like to live in Harwich?

?Sometimes I can?t believe I live in such a quaint, idyllic place,? rockabilly guitarist Sarah Swain says.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/03/BostonGlobe.com/Foreign/Images/China%20Obama%20G20_DeCo.jpg Bumpy start to Obama?s China trip

If President Barack Obama was hoping for a graceful start to his final trip to Asia as commander in chief, this wasn?t it.

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Keshawn Martin, Aaron Dobson, DeAndre Carter, Chris Harper, and rookie Devin Lucien were among the players cut Saturday.

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater (5) looks to pass in the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Gary Landers)


Just how bad is Teddy Bridgewater?s injury?

Bridgewater is looking at a major rehab over the next year-plus, and his career was just thrown a significant curveball.

Boston, Ma- September 8, 2015-Globe Staff Photo by Stan Grossfeld--The view from The Viridian on Boylston Street, one block from Fenway Park during a 9/11 remembrance.

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Bob Ryan

What MVP and Cy Young awards are really about

This is the time of year when my blood pressure is put to the test.

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In an interview with Lena Dunham, Amy Schumer again addressed the controversy about a writer and friend?s rape comments.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/26/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/Turin_03beach01_tvl.jpg Why September is the best beach month

Here?s a beach bucket list of reasons September is the best time to visit the shore for a getaway.

Thomas Farragher

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/02/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/farragher-11942.png Sleuthing the coldest of cold cases

The detective work of John Gallagher now takes place in libraries, archives, and in front of microfilm machines.

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Events and activities to check out ? with or without the kiddos ? during summer?s last hurrah.

Globe investigations

The desperate and the dead

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/29/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/spotlight9090-11856.jpg The broken covenant

Behind the fragmented state of mental health care lies a political system failure that spans decades ? and continues.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

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?Spotlight? is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.

The Big Picture

Brighton, MA., 08/12/16, At the end of the camp day, camper Sylvia Snider, 5, of Belmont, snuggles up next to the camp councelors. In addition to the recreational camp offered as part of the Kennedy Day School, Franciscan Childrenâ??s also offers an Adaptive Sports Program that provides children with special needs the opportunity to participate in sports in a fun and safe environment. The Program promotes the learning of new skills, social opportunities and moderate to vigorous physical activity to maintain and improve health and fitness. Franciscan Childrenâ??s provides a compassionate and positive environment where children with complex medical, mental health and educational needs can receive specialized care â?¦ so that all children can reach their fullest potential and live their best life. Suzanne Kreiter\Globe staff

Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

A camp of care

At Franciscan Children?s in Brighton, several weeks of summer camps are offered so that children with special needs and their families feel supported year round.