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  1. A New Chapter of the Coronavirus The Daily, Yesterday

    What do breakthrough infections mean for efforts to fight the pandemic?

  2. ‘It’s Nowhere Near Over’: A Beach Town’s Gust of Freedom, Then a U-turn National, July 31

    Provincetown, Mass., the quirky community at the tip of Cape Cod, thought it was safe to return to prepandemic partying. It wasn’t.

  3. Vaccinated People May Spread the Virus, Though Rarely, C.D.C. Reports Science, July 30

    The agency cited an outbreak in Provincetown, Mass., in which most of the infected were immunized. An internal C.D.C. document paints an even more harrowing picture.

  4. C.D.C. Internal Report Calls Delta Variant as Contagious as Chickenpox Science, July 30

    Infections in vaccinated Americans are rare, compared with those in unvaccinated people, the document said. But when they occur, vaccinated people may spread the virus just as easily.

  5. Ex-Cardinal McCarrick Faces Milestone Charges in Catholic Sex Abuse Crisis National, July 29

    Theodore McCarrick, 91, is the highest-ranking U.S. official in the Roman Catholic Church to be charged with sexual abuse. He is accused of assaulting a 16-year-old boy in 1974.

  6. Dr. J. Allan Hobson, Who Studied the Dreaming Brain, Dies at 88 Obits, July 28

    He disputed the Freudian view that dreams held encrypted codes of meaning, believing instead that they resulted from random firings of neurons in the brain.

  7. Onstage, the Pen Is Usually Duller Than the Sword Culture, July 28

    Plays about writers, including “Mr. Fullerton,” a new potboiler probing Edith Wharton’s love life, too often undermine the real brilliance of their subjects.

  8. Williamstown Theater Festival Tries to Weather the Storms Culture, July 26

    The annual summer festival in Massachusetts has tried to adapt amid the pandemic and calls for more diversity onstage.

  9. Cooking With the Abundance of Maine Dining, July 26

    “The Maine Farm Table Cookbook” includes recipes from restaurants, farms, dairies and more across the state.

  10. Why Vaccinated People Are Getting ‘Breakthrough’ Infections Science, July 22

    The vaccines are effective at preventing serious illness and death, but they are not a golden shield against the coronavirus.

  11. Maine Will Make Companies Pay for Recycling. Here’s How It Works. Climate, July 21

    The law aims to take the cost burden of recycling away from taxpayers. One environmental advocate said the change could be “transformative.”

  12. Record rain has fallen in parts of New England this month. National, July 19

    The downpours have put a damper on the tourism industry as it tries to bounce back from Covid-19.

  13. Smartphone Directions May Put Novice Hikers in Danger, Experts Say Express, July 18

    From New Hampshire to Scotland, services like Google Maps can direct ill-prepared hikers onto trails that would challenge even the most experienced climbers, mountaineers said.

  14. Overlooked No More: Rebecca Lee Crumpler, Who Battled Prejudice in Medicine Obits, July 16

    As the first Black woman to earn a medical degree in the United States, she persevered to make care accessible to women and Black communities, regardless of their ability to pay.

  15. The Simplest Tool for Improving Cities Is Also Free Op Ed, July 16

    The pandemic taught us that time might be our most valuable resource for building the environments we want.

  16. Boston Overhauls Admissions to Exclusive Exam Schools National, July 15

    A new policy will increase representation of Black and Latino students in the prestigious public schools, which serve as a gateway to elite colleges.

  17. Court Overturns F.D.A. Ban on School’s Electric Shock Devices National, July 15

    The ban sought to stop a school in Massachusetts from using shock therapy to prevent harmful behaviors in students with disabilities.

  18. Restaurant Shuts Down for a ‘Day of Kindness’ After Customers Make Its Staff Cry Express, July 14

    The owners of Apt Cape Cod, a farm-to-table restaurant in Brewster, Mass., drew a line in the sand against customers’ rude behavior since being allowed to fully reopen.

  19. Stillness in the Sorrow Op Ed, July 13

    A photographer considers the pandemic, domesticity, intimacy, slavery and the history of Cambridge, Mass.

  20. More Power Lines or Rooftop Solar Panels: The Fight Over Energy’s Future Business, July 11

    The president and energy companies want new transmission lines to carry electricity from solar and wind farms. Some environmentalists and homeowners are pushing for smaller, more local systems.

  21. In New Hampshire, a Low-Key Democrat May Face a High-Profile Fight Washington, July 10

    Senator Maggie Hassan, a former governor of her state, is working to burnish her centrist image without making political waves.

  22. How Crowded Are America’s National Parks? See for Yourself. Travel, July 8

    Americans are flocking to national parks in record numbers, in many cases leading to long lines and overcrowded facilities. Here’s what four parks looked like over the holiday weekend.

  23. Man Charged With Hate Crimes in Stabbing of Rabbi in Boston Express, July 8

    Rabbi Shlomo Noginski was wearing a skullcap and standing in front of a large menorah on the steps of a Jewish school when he was attacked by Khaled Awad, 24, prosecutors said.

  24. 15 States Reach a Deal With Purdue Pharma, Advancing a $4.5 Billion Opioids Settlement Science, July 8

    The states, including Massachusetts and New York, agreed to drop opposition to the bankruptcy organization plan of the company, the maker of OxyContin.

  25. $1.3 Million Homes in Maine, Ohio and Maryland Real Estate, July 7

    An Italianate Victorian house in Kennebunk, a Tudor Revival mansion in Cleveland Heights and a 1911 home outside Washington, D.C.

  26. What You Get for $1.3 Million Slideshow, July 7

    An Italianate Victorian house in Kennebunk, Maine; a Tudor Revival mansion in Cleveland Heights, Ohio; and a 1911 home outside Washington, D.C.

  27. Slow-Wheeling to the Sea Travel, July 7

    Using a hand-powered recumbent trike after spine cancer, the author retraces the 35 miles of a pioneering cycling tour of Boston’s North Shore taken more than a century ago.

  28. Katharine Hepburn, Henry Fonda and Me Op Ed, July 7

    The call of loons, and of mortality.

  29. Paul LePage, former governor of Maine, aims for a comeback. Washington, July 6

    A Republican who shunned protocol and employed incendiary rhetoric, Mr. LePage left office with a 40 percent approval rating.

  30. What to Know as U.S. Virus Deaths Pass 600,000 Interactive, June 16

    The latest news and data from the team tracking the coronavirus.

  31. Positive Trends in U.S. Virus Case Counts Interactive, May 21

    The latest news and data from the team tracking the coronavirus.

  32. What to Know About the Virus This Week Interactive, April 2

    The latest news and data from the team tracking the coronavirus.

  33. What to Know About the Virus This Week Interactive, March 26

    The latest news and data from the team tracking the coronavirus.

  34. A Storm for the Record Books Interactive, February 2

    A powerful winter storm pummeled the northeast, dropping more than a foot of snow in many areas

  35. Grading Education in the Pandemic Interactive, January 25

    There are 13,000 school districts in the U.S. Here is how some are faring.

  36. The State of the Virus This Week Interactive, January 8

    A look at this week’s news from the team tracking the coronavirus.

  37. A Farm Family’s Business Caved In. Then the Neighbors Showed Up. Interactive, December 29

    Farmers Ralph and Lisa Turner of Freeport, Maine, made a living supplying restaurants. This spring, they had tens of thousands of pounds of crops — and no customers.

  38. Vermont Election Results: At-Large Congressional District Interactive, November 3

    See full results and maps from the Vermont election.

  39. Rhode Island U.S. Senate Election Results Interactive, November 3

    See full results and maps from the Rhode Island election.

  40. Rhode Island Election Results: Second Congressional District Interactive, November 3

    See full results and maps from the Rhode Island election.

  41. A Nutmegger, a Buckeye and a Sooner Walked Into a Voting Booth... Interactive, November 1

    Every four years, as Election Day draws near, we embrace America’s oddball geographic nicknames.

  42. Live Results: Maine Presidential Primary 2020 Interactive, October 28

  43. Massachusetts Presidential Republican Primary Election Results Interactive, October 28

  44. Live Results: Vermont Presidential Primary 2020 Interactive, October 28

  45. Live Results: Massachusetts Presidential Primary 2020 Interactive, October 28

  46. Live: Maine State Primary Election Results 2020 Interactive, October 28

  47. Massachusetts Polls: Who Different Groups Supported Interactive, October 28

  48. Vermont Presidential Republican Primary Election Results Interactive, October 28

  49. Vermont Polls: Who Different Groups Supported Interactive, October 28

  50. Maine Polls: Who Different Groups Supported Interactive, October 28

  51. Performing in a Pandemic Interactive, September 23

    Most professional theater in America has been shut down since March. So how did this production of “Godspell” come together?

  52. New Hampshire Governor Primary Election Results Interactive, September 8

  53. Rhode Island Primary Election Results: Second Congressional District Interactive, September 8

  54. New Hampshire U.S. Senate Primary Election Results Interactive, September 8

  55. New Hampshire Primary Election Results: Second Congressional District Interactive, September 8

  56. New Hampshire Primary Election Results: First Congressional District Interactive, September 8

  57. Live: New Hampshire State Primary Election Results 2020 Interactive, September 8

    Detailed results and maps from the New Hampshire primary election.

  58. Live: Rhode Island State Primary Election Results 2020 Interactive, September 8

    Detailed results and maps from the Rhode Island primary election.

  59. Live Analysis: Massachusetts Election Results Interactive, September 1

    Follow live coverage and analysis from Times reporters.

  60. Massachusetts Primary Election Results: Fourth Congressional District Interactive, September 1

  61. Massachusetts Democratic Primary Election Results: First Congressional District Interactive, September 1

  62. Massachusetts Primary Election Results: Sixth Congressional District Interactive, September 1

  63. Massachusetts Democratic Primary Election Results: Eighth Congressional District Interactive, September 1

  64. Live: Massachusetts State Primary Election Results 2020 Interactive, September 1

    Detailed results and maps from the Massachusetts primary election.

  65. Massachusetts U.S. Senate Primary Election Results Interactive, September 1

    See full results and maps from the Massachusetts primaries.

  66. Vermont Governor Primary Election Results Interactive, August 11

  67. Live: Vermont State Primary Election Results 2020 Interactive, August 11

  68. Vermont Primary Election Results: At-Large Congressional District Interactive, August 11

  69. Live Primary Election Results: Races in Connecticut, Georgia, Minnesota and Wisconsin Interactive, August 11

    Get the latest primary results from Connecticut, Georgia, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

  70. Maine, Texas and Alabama Election Results: Live Updates and Analysis Interactive, July 14

    Follow live coverage and analysis from Times reporters.

  71. Live: Texas State Primary Runoff Election Results 2020 Interactive, July 14

    Detailed results and maps from the Texas primary runoff election.

  72. Live: Maine State Primary Election Results 2020 Interactive, July 14

    Detailed results and maps from the Maine primary election.

  73. Live Primary Election Results: Races in Alabama, Maine and Texas Interactive, July 14

    Get the latest primary results from Alabama, Maine and Texas.

  74. Live Primary Election Results: Races in Alabama, Maine and Texas Interactive, July 14

    Get the latest primary results from Alabama, Maine and Texas.

  75. Live Primary Election Results: Iowa, New Mexico, Pennsylvania and More Races to Watch Interactive, June 2

    Get the latest primary results from Iowa, New Mexico, Pennsylvania and more.

  76. Vermont Coronavirus Map and Case Count Interactive, April 1

    A detailed county map shows the extent of the coronavirus outbreak, with tables of the number of cases by county.

  77. Rhode Island Coronavirus Map and Case Count Interactive, April 1

    A detailed county map shows the extent of the coronavirus outbreak, with tables of the number of cases by county.

  78. New Hampshire Covid Map and Case Count Interactive, April 1

    A detailed county map shows the extent of the coronavirus outbreak, with tables of the number of cases by county.

  79. Massachusetts Covid Map and Case Count Interactive, April 1

    A detailed county map shows the extent of the coronavirus outbreak, with tables of the number of cases by county.

  80. Maine Covid Map and Case Count Interactive, April 1

    A detailed county map shows the extent of the coronavirus outbreak, with tables of the number of cases by county.