09/14/16: Boston, MA: Red Sox DH David Ortiz will soon be riding off into the sunset as far as his major league baseball career is concerned, tonight he is just heading back into the dugout as the sun sets over Fenway Park after finishing some pre game warmups. The Boston Red Sox hosted the Baltimore Orioles in a regular season MLB baseball game at Fenway Park. (Globe Staff Photo/Jim Davis) section: metro topic: Red Sox-Orioles

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Peter Abraham

One final season

From spring training to the playoffs, Globe Red Sox beat writer Peter Abraham documented key moments from David Ortiz?s last season on the field. By Peter Abraham

New England Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins, right, tackles Houston Texans tight end Ryan Griffin (84) during the first half of an NFL football game Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Jamie Collins is hitting on all cylinders so far

The aggressive tone set by the Patriots linebacker is contagious, and his teammates feed off him.


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The still-suspended Pats QB did not go unnoticed while tossing around a football.

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Logan, a 31-pound cat, has become an Internet superstar after a video of him waddling about went viral.

christopher muther

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/16/BostonGlobe.com/Travel/Images/Harmony7.jpg Sometimes, at least with cruise ships, size does matter

Royal Caribbean?s new Harmony of the Seas ship is taller than Mount Rushmore and has more neighborhoods than New York City has boroughs.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/30/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/610924936.jpg Here?s what GE CEO Jeff Immelt thinks of Boston so far . . .

He had some high praise for his new city.

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The internet retailer?s 1 million-square-foot facility is officially in business.

Arts coverage

Chance the Rapper performs at Blue Hills Bank Pavilion Thursday.

Ben Stas for The Boston Globe

Music Review

Chance the Rapper dazzles at Boston show

Chance the Rapper put on a thrilling, energetic show at Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, with occasional commentary from a puppet interlocutor named Carlos the Lion.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/23/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/DF-15506_rgb.jpg Odd doings in Wales? It?s Tim Burton, for certain.

The title of ?Miss Peregrine?s Home for Peculiar Children? speaks for itself.

Home health company, executives indicted in health care fraud

A grand jury charged Compassionate Homecare Inc. with allegedly defrauding the state?s Medicaid program of more than $800,000.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/27/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/kreiter_nathancarman4_met.jpg Authorities search home of woman missing after fishing trip with son

Linda Carman is presumed dead as questions emerge about the fishing trip she took with her son.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/30/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/davis_strike8_met.jpg Strike looms for Harvard dining hall workers

After more than 15 bargaining sessions, two attended by a federal mediator, the two sides remain at a stalemate over wages and health care costs.

FILE - In this June 15, 2016, file photo, former Miss Universe Alicia Machado speaks during a news conference at a Latino restaurant in Arlington, Va., to criticize Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. Machado became a topic of conversation during the first presidential debate between Trump and Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton on Sept. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Luis Alonso Lugo, File)

Machado hits back at Trump after candidate?s outburst

The former Miss Universe responded to Donald Trump?s recent taunts about her sexual history.

Michael A. Cohen

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/09/30/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/cohen-1810.jpg Trump took Clinton?s bait on Alicia Machado

It?s not accidental that we?re talking about Machado. This was orchestrated by the Clinton campaign.

A rendering of ?One Charlestown.?


Review of massive ?One Charlestown? project begins

Developers have proposed replacing an aging public housing complex with a new mixed-income neighborhood of 3,200 apartments and condos.

Worcester man held without bail after allegedly assaulting 3-year-old nephew

Taj McDonald was watching the boy before police found him with ?trauma to the face and neck area.?

The Weston toll booths.

David L. Ryan/Globe Staff

Masschusetts Turnpike toll plazas will start to fall in late October

The toll plazas on the Massachusetts Turnpike and Tobin Bridge will soon be demolished.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/09/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/schilling-7638-thumb-2880x2096-133413.jpg Curt Schilling shares thoughts about commuter train crash

The right-wing former Red Sox pitcher tweeted about the possibility of terrorism, then took to his blog to explain himself.

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

Matthias Schrader/Associated Press

Oktoberfest 2016

The taps are open at the world?s biggest beer festival in Germany that runs until Oct. 3.