The Oscars

Mahershala Ali arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

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Mahershala Ali wins best supporting actor

The “Moonlight” actor took home the first big award of the night.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/02/27/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/AFP_M34TB.jpg Taraji P. Henson wows in a simple, dark gown on the Oscars red carpet

Do we even care what everyone else is wearing? (Spoiler: Yes.)

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One of the first overtly political moments of this year’s Oscars was unfolding hours before the actual ceremony.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/02/27/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/AFP_M400P.jpg Kimmel gets political in Oscars opener

“I want to say thank you to President Trump,” Kimmel said. “Remember last year, when it seemed like the Oscars were racist?”

Politics

WASHINGTON, D.C. - FEBRUARY 22: (AFP-OUT) U.S. President Donald Trump discusses the federal budget in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on February 22, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Trump to ask for major cuts to EPA, increased spending for military

President Trump also wants no reductions to Social Security and Medicare, according to senior administration officials.

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The father of a Navy SEAL killed during an antiterrorism raid in Yemen is demanding an investigation into its planning.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/02/25/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/AFP_M24C2.jpg Trump’s choice to be Navy secretary withdraws

President Trump’s choice to be secretary of the Navy, Philip Bilden, cited concerns about privacy and separating himself from his business interests.

CELTICS 104, PISTONS 98

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/02/27/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/24a7985d60a449518fa2a7e9607511ea-24a7985d60a449518fa2a7e9607511ea-0.jpg Jaylen Brown helps Celtics top Pistons

The rookie’s big 3-pointer in the final minute allowed Boston to escape with a win.

Is violence a contagious disease?

Gunshot victim Kynndal Martin worked in the cafeteria at Boston Medical Center where he got his job through the job-placement program with the hospital's violence intervention advocacy program.

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A national drive works to recast the fractured lives that time and again put young people in danger.

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A new plan would reserve licenses specifically for certain neighborhoods until they had a restaurant that is ready to apply for one.

A memorial was left at Pond Street in Stoneham.

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16-year-old girl killed in Stoneham crash

“She was a very conscientious driver,” said the grandmother of 16-year-old Sydney Coiro. “We did not expect that this would ever happen.”

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Vitriol has increasingly roiled the workplace in the Trump era, with charges of discrimination increasing.

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A number of Boston companies have launched non-medical alternatives to help allergy sufferers better maneuver through life.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/02/17/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/wiggs_Winnipesaukee_04.jpg The worst day in the history of Lake Winnipesaukee

On the morning of Feb. 11 — Derby Day in New Hampshire — everything looked postcard-perfect. But looks can be deceiving.

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A new FCC chairman and Republicans in Congress are threatening to repeal privacy rules for Internet service providers.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/02/23/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Advance/Images/0226cellphone2.jpg Striking a blow for privacy at the airport

Imagine an airport customs agent scrolling through your cellphone’s camera roll. It shouldn’t happen.

Special reports

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How did 14-year-old Raeshawn Moody wind up becoming among the youngest to face a murder charge in Boston?

Investigations

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One Texas city took on mental health as a community and became a national model. Why can’t Mass. do the same?

Real Estate

What is it really like to live in Manchester-by-the-Sea?

The quaint, quiet coastal town of Manchester-by-the-Sea is a well-kept secret no more, thanks to the recent Hollywood film that takes its name from the place.