Ticks devastate Maine, N.H. moose populations

11moose - Moose being captured for a tick count. (Native Range Inc.)

Native Range Inc.

“The moose are being literally drained of blood. This is about as disgusting as it gets out there.”

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/16/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Kamala_DANSINGHANI.jpg Dr. Kamala Dansinghani, 44; wrote of her anorexia struggle

Dr. Dansinghani was valedictorian of her Dartmouth College class and a Harvard Medical School graduate.

The transition: Obama to Trump

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The president-elect said he’s nearing completion of a proposal to replace his predecessor’s signature law.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/11/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/senter0009.jpg Could someone please buy Trump a thesaurus?

Why we totally need English majors now, more than ever.

Adrian Walker

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/16/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/walker-11812.jpg Donald Trump picked the wrong foil in civil rights hero John Lewis

A tweetstorm is not likely to make Lewis go away. He’s faced much worse.

Remembering MLK

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Former City Councilor Charles Yancey gave the Martin Luther King Lecture Sunday in Copley Square.

Yvonne Abraham

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/15/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/yvonne_abraham_20170114.jpg It’s time to finally honor Martin Luther King’s ties to Boston

A statue for King in the city that helped form him is long overdue.

A look at what’s open, closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

How will the holiday affect your routine?

Insurers press case for fix to hospital cost variations

Experts say new rules are needed to narrow the gap in prices charged by hospitals for the same services.

Officials investigating manhole explosions in Brockton

No customers lost power in the incident, according to National Grid.

AFC Championship: Steelers at Patriots

illustration by Tim O’Brien

Globe Magazine

The debate is over. Bill Belichick is the greatest NFL coach ever.

His sustained success isn’t just supposed to be unlikely in modern football. It’s supposed to be impossible.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/16/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/631782278.jpg Antonio Brown shows the world what Mike Tomlin thinks of Patriots

The Steelers receiver recorded a Facebook Live video in the locker room Sunday and caught his coach’s postgame speech.

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The Patriots quarterback also took the high road when asked about being the target of an Earl Thomas barb.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/10/06/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/shaughnessy_20131006.jpg Dreaming of a Patriots-Packers Super Bowl

With the Giants, Seahawks, and Cowboys out of the playoffs, we can still look forward to a Tom Brady-Aaron Rodgers showdown.

Islanders at Bruins | 1 p.m. (NESN)

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The Bruins can pad their advantage over third-place Toronto with a win Monday afternoon.

Obama’s legacy

Keith Bedford/Globe staff

As Obama departs, black youth question place in Trump’s America

Black youth in Ferguson, Baltimore, and Boston are confronting the paradox of President Obama’s historic ascension and the start of the Donald Trump era.

Letter from Chicagoland

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/13/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/ParkForestChurch_017.jpg In 2008, they thought their world had changed. But did it?

A Globe reporter returned to his hometown to see how his family and church were reacting to Donald Trump’s looming inauguration.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/16/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/RinaldiCathat102[1].jpg Grab them by the . . . pink hats?

Knitting protesters have turned one of Donald Trump’s most infamous utterances on its head.


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Opinion & Ideas

Opinion | Elizabeth Warren

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/15/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Bedford_20170115_DEMOCRAT_RALLY_006.jpg The GOP’s strategy for Obamacare? Repeal and run.

There’s no magic wand we can wave to simply snap back to our old system if Republicans decide to rip up the Affordable Care Act and run away.

Special reports

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/04/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/Burkowitz-hero-1932[1].jpg She loved him, and he died in the Holocaust. Now her son is bringing his music back to life.

A tale of young love drove a son on an eye-opening journey. And in the process, a musical legacy that was all but lost has been found, and a life revealed.

Life sciences

STAT, a national publication from Boston Globe Media Partners, covers health, medicine, and life sciences.


The Desperate and the Dead | Part 7

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/12/05/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/20160923_SAMentalHealth_312.jpg The San Antonio solution

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

The story behind ‘Spotlight’

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“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.