House votes to block Obama-era online privacy rules

The move is the first step toward allowing Internet providers such as Comcast, AT&T, and Verizon to sell the browsing habits of their customers.

Dave Epstein

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/18/BostonGlobe.com/BCOM/Images/April%20Fools%20Blizzard-92741.jpg A nor’easter could be headed our way, but it might not mean snow

This very cold March might be ending with a cold nor’easter, but don’t let the word “nor’easter” freak you out just yet.

Brian Brito, 21 of Manchester, N.H.,  in police custody.

WBZ-TV

Robbery, rape suspect is ‘person of interest’ in Lynn murder

Essex prosecutors charged Brian Brito with aggravated rape, kidnapping, and armed robbery and said he is a “person of interest” in the Lynn murder.

The Trump administration

Evan Horowitz | Quick study

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The weeks ahead will reveal which matter more to Republicans: tax cuts or balanced budgets.

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President Trump has signed an executive order that will roll back many of former President Barack Obama’s efforts to curb global warming.

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President Trump wants to cut programs like medical research, infrastructure, and community grants so US taxpayers, not Mexico, can cover the border wall.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/28/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/fa64b954c99a41279423c70344863a9b-fa64b954c99a41279423c70344863a9b-0.jpg House leaders want to revive health bill, but Senate, White House say no thanks

Senate Republicans and the White House sounded ready to abandon efforts to repeal and replace the nation’s health care law.

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The White House called the story “entirely false” in a statement Tuesday morning.

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In this March 4, 2017 photo provided by NBC, Colin Jost and Michael Che, right, appear during Weekend Update segment of

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Renée Graham

Yes, Boston, you are racist

There’s no debate on whether people of color, black people in particular, find Boston inhospitable.

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Patriots

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Bill Belichick skipped the AFC coaches breakfast Tuesday morning, but he was still a big topic of conversation.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/7a94e749-7902-4532-ad01-dc898102492b.jpg Today is a terrible day to be a Falcons fan

If today’s date, 3/28, doesn’t seem familiar, it should.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/28/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/e075244b57e6490597bd3fe8a0070c8d-e075244b57e6490597bd3fe8a0070c8d-0.jpg Here are the rule changes NFL owners approved

From prohibiting ‘‘leapers’’ who try to block field goals and extra points to allowing referees to use tablets to review plays, here’s a look at the NFL rule changes.

Jason and Elizabeth DelPorto with their anti-hate sign in their Watertown front yard.

Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

Yard signs channel the fears — and hopes — of a fraught era

The messages are direct, stark, unambiguous. And they have appeared, by the thousands, on yards across the nation.

If you can’t wait for ‘Hamilton’ in Boston, here’s how to get a fix now

The smash hip-hop musical is coming to Boston in September 2018. Here are five ways to get acquainted with Hamil-mania.

dining out

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/24/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/Boghosian_29dining2_LIFE.jpg In the Millennium Tower, a visit to Pabu, where the sashimi is pristine

When the elevator is private, when a celebrity chef is involved, and when the fish soup costs $59, Pabu — “pub” in Japanese — has lost the right to the term.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/28/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/101306_mihos_02-5519293.jpg Christy Mihos, one-time independent candidate for governor, dies at 67

Mihos was diagnosed last month with Stage 4 pancreatic and liver cancer and he died on Friday in Florida.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/28/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/newhampshiremountain.jpg Westford hiker survives night in White Mountain National Forest

New Hampshire officials applauded the man for bringing extra clothes on what was supposed to be a day hike in the Pemigewasset Wilderness.

12/11/2013 BOSTON, MA Passengers enter North Station (cq) after riding on the MBTA's Fitchburg/South Acton Commuter Rail line. (Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)

Talking Points

The T could go electric, help on the way for eczema patients, and more

A roundup of business news from Tuesday.

An Australian funnel-web spider.

Spiders are everywhere. And they could eat all of us in under a year.

The world’s spiders consume between 400 million and 800 million tons of prey in any given year.

Munch Madness

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/10/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/munch-madness-og-1.jpg Welcome to the Round of 8

We’re nearing the end of the tournament. Cast your vote today and see who makes it to the semifinals.

Trump Today

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The president made the comment despite confirmation last week in a congressional hearing that the FBI is investigating Trump-Russia ties.

• Schedule: Where the president is today

• News: A look at what happened yesterday

• Social media: What Trump has been tweeting

Opinion & Ideas

Michael A. Cohen

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/28/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/cohen-3076.jpg For GOP, allegiance to party trumps allegiance to country

Representative Devin Nunes is the most spectacular example of this phenomenon

Newsletters

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Our weekly digest on buying, selling, and design, with expert advice and insider neighborhood knowledge.

Special reports

Special report | Part 1

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/kreiter_syriansbusstop1_met-8760.jpg Fleeing Syria for Trump’s America

The trip was over for these refugees. They had found a new home in Mass. But uncertainty lay ahead: Tomorrow, Donald Trump would be sworn in.

Investigations

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

STAT

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/28/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/DePue.jpg EPA sidestepped decision to tighten standards for lead levels

The agency provided only general guidance instead of a specific new threshold for acceptable lead levels.