Federal judges in Boston are taking a stand against ICE’s tactics

Over the past year, the jurists have been unusually outspoken in these cases. “Some of our judges are motivated by their personal conclusions . . . and that’s not law,” said the US attorney for Massachusetts.

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Four days after campus faculty called three candidates unqualified, they decided to pull out of the process. Martin Meehan wrote that he was “mortified” by the faculty’s stance.

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Rector Michael Hirschfeld, who originally said he’d leave in 2019, now says he will resign June 30.

The grandmother of Nick Joyce, who was killed in Saturday’s crash, took in the impromptu memorial at the scene.

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Stoughton teens killed in crash ‘were amazing students, amazing guys’

The cause of the devastating crash in East Bridgewater that killed four teenage boys over the weekend remained unclear.

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They were athletes; one loved photography; another had survived the devastating earthquake that hit Haiti in 2010.

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Mayor Martin Walsh’s proposal would all but ban by-the-night rentals of homes by non-owner-occupants.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/02/07/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/wiggs_Faisal_88906.jpg Josh Zakim criticized Bill Galvin for doing same thing he did

Zakim, running against Galvin for secretary of state, had condemned his opponent for allowing public employees to file campaign paperwork while drawing a full day’s pay.

Tour of old subway tunnel offers a glimpse at our history

For the first time since what is now the Green Line was realigned in 1963, the old tube under City Hall was open to visitors. And it’s remarkably well preserved.

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Alexander Ciccolo, 25, of Adams, could face 20 years in prison under the terms of a plea agreement. Ciccolo’s father, a Boston police captain, had reached out to the FBI.

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Checking your A/C now can save you hassle and sweat once the summer heat hits

Waiting too long to turn on your A/C is risky if it doesn’t work properly. Avoid fees, waits, and discomfort with these simple steps.

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Trump’s tweets include grammatical errors. And some are on purpose

President Trump’s tweets aren’t as spontaneous as they appear. Some are written by White House staffers, who mimic the president’s style, including his suspect grammar and syntax.

NBA East Finals | Game 4: Cavaliers 111, Celtics 102


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LeBron James and the Cavaliers resurrected themselves in Cleveland, leaving Boston as the team that needs to regroup this time.

The Cavaliers’ J.R. Smith (right) celebrated at game’s end while the Celtics’ Jayson Tatum was ready to hit the showers.


Celtics were only half-bad this time

The Celtics played better in the final two quarters, after making adjustments at the intermission, but the early deficit proved to be too much.


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Brady himself has often talked of the value of “voluntary” OTAs, but this time he’s MIA.

Look at the NYC apartment Tom, Gisele want to unload

It’s a swanky 4-bedroom, 3-bath pad, and the going price is in the eight figures.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/22/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/200_richard_goodwin_2009.jpg Richard Goodwin’s words helped define Democrats in 1960s

Goodwin, a speechwriter for Presidents Kennedy and Johnson and husband of Doris Kearns Goodwin, died Sunday after a brief bout with cancer.

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The bankrupt Revere-based candy company is scheduled to be auctioned off Wednesday.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/22/BostonGlobe.com/Obits/Images/16d1c20386bd4d9b8b8490cdd4586acf-16d1c20386bd4d9b8b8490cdd4586acf-0.jpg Robert Indiana turned ‘Love’ into enduring art

Mr. Indiana’s bold rendering of the word “Love” became one of the most recognizable artworks of the 20th century. He died Saturday at 89 at his home in Vinalhaven, Maine.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/05/09/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/rathe_reading_address08.jpg The MBTA is giving a big summer discount on weekend commuter rail

Unlimited rides, anywhere on the commuter rail, will cost $10 a weekend. It’s part of an effort by the MBTA to boost ridership.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle (center) in Windsor Castle with (back row, from left) Jasper Dyer; Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall; Prince Charles; Doria Ragland; Prince William; (center row, from left) Brian Mulroney; Prince Philip; Queen Elizabeth II; Princess Charlotte; Kate, Duchess of Cambridge; Prince George; Rylan Litt; John Mulroney; (front row, from left) Ivy Mulroney; Florence van Cutsem; Zalie Warren; Remi Litt.


First official royal wedding portrait released

Monday, Kensington Palace released several images, shot by celebrity photographer Alexi Lubomirski.

Emilia Romagna is Italy’s gastronomic heartland.

Food & Travel

A family organized a whole trip around one meal in Modena, Italy. Was it worth it?

This family organized a whole trip around a meal at Osteria Francescana, the 2016 “World’s Best Restaurant,” in Modena, Italy. Was it worth it?

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/22/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/AFP_11J2PE.jpg Baboon from Brown University escapes crate at San Antonio airport

Dawkins the baboon was eventually corralled by officers after going on the lam for two hours.

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Philip Wilson, the most senior Roman Catholic cleric charged with covering up child sex abuse, faces a potential two-year prison term.

Love Letters: The Podcast

Love Letters Podcast

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Meredith Goldstein explores how to move on when a relationship ends.

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Opinion & Ideas

Opinion | Mary Robinson

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Ireland’s former president issues a call to action for the commonwealth on climate change.


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Luxury Home of the Week: South End property hits market for $6.95 million

Boasting stunning architectural detail, including period crown molding, and seven fireplaces, this 5,090-square-foot South End property is on the market for $6,950,000. The Second Empire-style limestone town house, 26 Holyoke St., also offers five bedrooms, 3.5 baths, tall windows, front and rear parlors, and five floors of living space.


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Gas prices in Massachusetts rise ahead of the holiday weekend

The price of gasoline in Massachusetts is up another six cents per gallon ahead of the holiday weekend. AAA Northeast says Monday its weekly survey found self-serve regular selling for an average of $2.87 per gallon