Headlines - Dec. 9, 2014

The Boston Globe




Here are highlights from today's Globe:

  • Haverhill parents may have overdosed: Two children found their parents dead Saturday and the mayor said they were the latest victims of the city’s heroin epidemic. Sean P. Murphy and John R. Ellement detail the latest.
  • New clout for climate change naysayer: James Inhofe, in line to become head of the Senate’s environmental committee, has pledged to try to block President Obama’s climate agenda. Noah Bierman reports.
  • Patrick makes a push to help hydropower: Aides to Governor Deval Patrick are working on rules that could compel electric utilities to buy energy from Canada’s big hydro plants. Jon Chesto reports.