Weekend Redux: What You Missed

Just because you spent all weekend in Vermont, gorging on locally-made cheese doesn’t mean the world stopped moving. We round up the notable stories you missed.

1218460443 Next month’s John and Elizabeth Edwards talk at Salem State is going to be awkward. The former senator admits that he had an affair with an aide and lied several times about it.

The owners of Suffolk Downs and Wonderland are reportedly in talks to combine their powers to become one gambling powerhouse.

If you bought ground beef at Whole Foods, you should know the store has issued a recall after several people fell ill after eating the E. coli-laced meat.

Whether he’s going by Clark Rockefeller or Christian Gerhartsreiter, one thing remains constant—this guy is crazy.

Red Line riders have lost their excuse when they show up late to work. The MBTA reports that trains will soon be going full speed over the Longfellow Bridge, provided the new rail ties hold up during some testing this week.

Hospitals are cracking down on rageaholic doctors who throw tools around the operating room and swear at underlings. As a wise man once said; dude, chillax.