The transition: Obama to Trump

Health care nominee says Americans won’t lose insurance

Rep. Tom Price offered no specifics on how the Trump administration would ditch Obamacare without affecting affordable coverage.

Souvenir buttons were seen on sale at a stand near the White House.

What is the ‘DeploraBall’? Depends on who you ask.

The event has become a focal point of debate over the alt-right and its white supremacist influence on the far right wing of the Republican Party.

// Al Franken skewers Betsy DeVos on basic education policy question

“It surprises me that you don’t know this issue,” the Minnesota Democrat said.

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh delivered his third State of the City address at Symphony Hall.


Locals air grievances with mayor on Twitter

Using the hashtag #MartyLostMeWhen, more than 500 tweets detailed grievances with Marty Walsh before and after his State of the City address.

Beer in a fridge in Florida.

Is BYOB coming to your neighborhood?

It’s no “Happy Hour,” but the new BYOB regulations could allow some diners (and drinkers) to get pretty spirited.

// Prosecutors can introduce cellphone evidence at Hernandez trial

A judge has ruled that prosecutors can introduce a cellphone and its text messages as evidence at Aaron Hernandez’s double murder trial.

President Obama spoke during his final presidential news conference.

Obama defends commuting Manning sentence

President Obama said former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning had served a “tough prison sentence” already.

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Montreal Expos outfielder Tim Raines works on his hitting during a workout at the team's training facility in Jupiter, Fla. Sunday Feb. 25, 2001. Raines, who began his career with the Expos twenty years ago, is in camp as a non-roster invitee. (AP Photo/Ryan Remiorz)


Chad Finn

The voters got it right, and other Hall of Fame voting thoughts

The election of Tim Raines, Jeff Bagwell, and Ivan Rodriguez made for a great day for baseball.

// How the Globe writers voted for the Baseball Hall of Fame

Five Globe sports writers vote in the election. See how they cast their ballots for the Class of 2017.

Nov 4, 2016; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein talks during the World Series victory rally in Grant Park. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports


Theo Epstein looks back at World Series win with Cubs

Theo is the architect of the two greatest curse-busting teams in American sports history.

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Jerry Remy agrees to contract extension with NESN

Remy will be back for his 30th year as the lead color analyst for the Red Sox.

Jody Adams

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Is ‘Top Chef’ spoiling American cuisine?

Jacques Pepin thinks so, but Jody Adams is not so sure.

AFC Championship: Steelers at Patriots


// Tom Brady: ‘We have to play our best game of the year’

The Patriots quarterback was all business as he addressed a number of topics at his media briefing.

PITTSBURGH, PA - JANUARY 08: Antonio Brown #84 of the Pittsburgh Steelers runs down field for a touchdown after catching a pass from Ben Roethlisberger #7 during the first quarter against the Miami Dolphins in the AFC Wild Card game at Heinz Field on January 8, 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Antonio Brown regrets making locker room video

The Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver spoke to the media on Wednesday for the first time since he streamed footage from the locker room.

The Hilltop cactus sticks with new development

The old restaurant site’s developer said it plans to incorporate the iconic cactus sign in a new mixed-use development.


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Renée Graham

// A president who looked like me

President Obama spoke of hope, but hope is an ephemeral concept for African-Americans.

Special reports

// 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.

Life sciences

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The Desperate and the Dead | Part 7

// 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’

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ‘Spotlight’

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