On-the-job deaths hit 10-year high

In October 2016, a trench collapsed on Dartmouth Street in Boston, killing two workers.

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Seventy workers died in Massachusetts in 2016, and Trump-era rollbacks could make jobs less safe.

The Trump presidency

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

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The biggest benefits would go to businesses, which would see the top corporate drop by more than half.

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President Trump unveiled tax cuts of historic proportions Wednesday.

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Ivanka Trump said in an interview aired Wednesday that the United States might need to admit more refugees from Syria.

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President Donald Trump has told Mexican and Canadian leaders he won’t terminate NAFTA, and all parties have agreed to renegotiate.


Bernadette Macon-Bell checked the train schedule in Mattapan.

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Fairmount Line ridership has tripled since 2012, study finds

About 2,260 riders took Fairmount Line commuter rail trains on a typical weekday in 2016.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/04/08/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/wiggs_Charities_05.jpg Immigrant fears result in fewer seeking aid

In the wake of President Trump’s immigration stance, immigrants are avoiding accessing basic services.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/04/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/kreiter_schoollbgt3_met.jpg Creating inclusive schools for LGBTQ students

A conference Wednesday focused on ways to improve experience of LGBTQ students in Boston Public Schools.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/04/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/tlumacki_Brocktonfuneral_metro0602.jpg They lost their son in a car crash. Then, they presided at his funeral.

The parents of a Brockton teenager who died in a car crash led his funeral ceremony inside their church.

Boston MA 4/26/17 Boston Celtics Avery Bradley scores a layup beating Chicago Bulls Robin Lopez during first quarter action of game 5 of the NBA Playoffs at TD Garden. (Photo by Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff) topic: reporter:



Celtics take control of series with a technical knockout in Game 5

When the Bulls lost their cool in fourth quarter, the Celtics got hot and surged to 3-2 series lead.

Yvonne Abraham

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/04/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/abrahamy-10584.jpg Scott Brown’s long-awaited win

Well played, future Ambassador Scott Brown. You gambled, and you won big.


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A driverless car has to read human psychology to navigate one of the hardest maneuvers on the road.

hiawatha bray | tech lab

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It’s up to the Trump administration to save the Net neutrality activists from themselves.

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Got the DISH Network? Then you’ve got Channel 5 back in your life.

Local politics

Then-secretary of state John Kerry in 2015.

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John Kerry is switching islands

Could a Nantucket guy ever really be happy on Martha’s Vineyard?


Television Review

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/04/18/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/72924832-c500-4e53-9d10-a0c71a1a5bfe.jpg The mythological melting pot of strange, stunning ‘American Gods’

The new Starz series based on Neil Gaiman’s 2001 novel paints a supernaturalist portrait of America.


Yankees 3, Red Sox 1

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/04/27/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/673548130.jpg Sox come up short in loss to Yankees

Aaron Judge’s 2-run homer off Rick Porcello in the second proved decisive in New York’s 3-1 victory.

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The sports network laid off approximately 100 employees, including several on-air talents.

Opinion & Ideas


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Bringing some clarity to what the state knows about the rumors about Hernandez would help clear the way to focus on what really matters in the investigation of his death.

Special reports

Summer of ‘67

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/04/06/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/jim.jpg The summer that changed Boston

The nation was splintering, and Boston wasn’t immune. But something was happening here.


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An afternoon recap of the day’s most important business news, delivered Monday through Friday.

Address: Spring House Hunt

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/04/06/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/realestate.jpg Advice on taking real estate photos from a Pulitzer-winning photographer

In America, everyone who has a cellphone thinks they are a professional photographer. They are not.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/03/BostonGlobe.com/Foreign/Images/AFP_MB3WQ.jpg Documenting Hate: Submit an incident you know about

If you have been a victim or witnessed a hate incident, share your information here so we can investigate.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/04/26/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/Docs.jpg A state-by-state breakdown of the striking gender gap in doctors’ pay

Pay for female doctors varies widely, but a new report says women are always paid significantly less than men.


Love Letters

I don’t think I love her

She’s great to me, my kids, my family, and everyone loves her. I have yet to express love to her though. I expressed it in past relationships, but not this one. I don’t know what it is.