1. BRIAN MCGRORY

    A rooster leaves his flock

    - For three-plus years, Buddy presided over his family in the midst of an unsuspecting suburban neighborhood. And then one Sunday morning, he was gone.

     
  2. BRIAN MCGRORY

    It’s greed to top all

    - Ted Kelly had a compensation package at Liberty Mutual of $50 million a year. To run an insurance company. It’s the clearest evidence yet of an unprecedented age of greed.

     

  3. So, Elizabeth Warren is now an "elitist hypocrite" for earning a six-figure income? You’re better than this campaign, senator, and better than the name-calling.

     

  4. To the casual observer, The Fessenden School could not look more bucolic, with its expansive playing fields, rambling academic buildings, and a dining hall filled with the chatter of young boys who were gathered yesterday for lunch.

     
  5. The dignified statesman

    - KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine - Patten’s Berry Farm is the kind of place a Hollywood producer would want to invent if it didn’t already exist, with Mrs. Patten selling corn, apples, and pumpkins on the side of a country road in this impossibly pretty town. (Photo: Bob Levey, Getty Images)

     
  6. Jumping on the Zamboni

    - All right, I admit it: The last time I watched a hockey game, face-off to final siren, Bobby Orr was flying through the air, and Mary Tyler Moore was must-see TV.