Ethics commission investigating altered State Police report

Anyone involved in ordering changes to the arrest report of Alli Bibaud could face charges of violating the state conflict of interest law.

// ACLU targets ‘restrictive’ Maine abortion law

A federal lawsuit filed in September targets the Maine state law that allows only physicians to induce abortions, a requirement shared by 40 other states.

// Trump calls for wall, travel ban after Egypt attack

President Trump denounced the deadly mosque attack in Egypt and reached out to its president, asserting the world must crush terrorists — and the US needs the travel ban.

BEST QUALITY AVAILABLE Mandatory Credit: Photo by STR/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock People walked outside a mosque that was attacked in the northern city of Arish, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt.


Mosque attack in Egypt reportedly kills at least 235

The attack, which is the deadliest ever attack on Egyptian civilians by Islamic extremists, occurred while 300 civilians were gathered for Friday prayers.

// Courtesy for turkeys causes Thanksgiving crash

A flock of turkeys crossing the road resulted in a Thanksgiving Day crash in Cohasset.

The Trump presidency

// Trump takes a jab at Time magazine

President Trump says he turned down an interview and photo shoot for Time magazine’s ‘‘Person of the Year’’ issue.

// Trump blasts NFL chief for ceding ‘control’ to players

President Trump again attacked the NFL over kneeling for the National Anthem, this time going after a star New York Giants player.

// Trump supporters confuse LeVar Burton with LaVar Ball online

President Donald Trump is feuding with LaVar Ball and LeVar Burton is taking the hit on Twitter.

The Trump Organization has reached a deal that will allow the company to walk away from the Trump SoHo property in Manhattan.

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Travel | Christopher Muther

The rates at Trump hotels are plummeting, and we think we know why

Christopher Muther believes in the separation of check-in and state, and clearly, he’s not alone.

// Ivanka Trump and Chelsea Clinton defend Malia Obama

Members of the First Daughter’s Club sprung into action on Friday afternoon when one of their own came under attack.

BOSTON, MA- NOVEMBER 24, 2017- : Virginia Donnelly, 11l left, and Hailey MacDougall, 7, enjoy the Ice Skating Path during the opening celebration of


Boston winter festival kicks off at City Hall Plaza

The second annual Boston Winter festival includes a skating path and also features more than 85 chalets where visitors can shop for food and souvenirs.

Globe Santa

// Many asking for Santa’s help say that it’s not all about them

A mother of two wants help for her children, “soldiers” who will pull through adversity.

// The Season Ticket podcast

Chris Gasper and Joe Sullivan discuss an underappreciated aspect of Bill Belichick’s genius and the biggest takeaways from the Celtics’ 16-game winning streak.

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// Tom Brady declares himself ‘ready to go’ for Sunday

The Achilles’ tendon injury that kept him out of practice Wednesday is “nothing to worry about.”

// Medway triathlete and mother of three dies after being struck by alleged drunk driver

Andrea Alves Bosworth was critically injured Oct. 22 when she was hit by an alleged drunk driver while standing in the breakdown lane of Interstate 95 in Providence.

Built in 1889, the Queen Anne Victorian at 306 French St. is located about a mile north of the house where Borden’s father and stepmother were famously killed in August 1892.

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Asking price for Lizzie Borden’s house in Fall River is lowered

The home in Fall River where Lizzie Borden lived for many years is now priced at $799,000.

// Thanksgiving baby delivered by Stoneham police officers

Two Stoneham police officers responded to a call Thanksgiving night and ended up delivering a baby.

// Woman accused of mailing bombs to President Barack Obama, Texas governor

Julia Poff, 46, mailed the devices in October 2016, along with a third package that she sent to the Social Security Administration, near Baltimore.

Eight women told the Washington Post Monday that Rose groped them, openly walked around nude, or said sexually inappropriate things on the job.

Universities revoke journalism awards given to Charlie Rose

Rose had accolades from two universities rescinded Friday in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations from multiple women.

// Jeff Bezos’s fortune hits $100 billion on Black Friday stock surge

Jeff Bezos is the world’s newest $100 billion mogul.

// Macy’s says it’s fixed gift, credit card issue

The chain blamed the Black Friday glitch on ‘‘overcapacity’’ that caused some transactions to take longer to process.

// If you can take the heat, a Havasu Falls hike is worth the haul

During the summer months temperatures can reach up to 115 degrees. We kind of lucked out — temperatures only got to about 96 (in the shade).


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One hundred years ago, one of the world’s top conductors was ensnared in a scandal involving patriotism and sex. It almost toppled Boston’s famed orchestra.

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// Immigration reform won’t stop ISIS

ISIS isn’t trying to break through holes in the US immigration system. It is recruiting individuals who are already here.

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// The best of the arts this upcoming holiday season

’Tis the season for music, shows, and productions of all kinds, just in time for the holidays.


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