A big fight is brewing over the iconic Citgo sign

Pedestrians walked through Kenmore Square as sunlight fell on the Citgo sign on Monday.

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Like so many real estate disputes, the fight over the neon landmark involves a longtime tenant and a new landlord who wants to jack up the rent.

// After 5 years, Cambridge wants movement on Harvard theater

The city could intervene if the long-vacant property’s owner doesn’t quickly move forward with redevelopment.


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// Shorts on Wednesday, shovels on Friday?

We’re not off the weather roller coaster quite yet.


// ‘Game of Thrones’ actor from Worcester had boisterous nature

Neil Fingleton, who stood at 7 foot 7 and played high school and college basketball in Worcester, died over the weekend.

// Alarmed by Trump, schools protect vulnerable students

At least seven communities have sent home letters or posted statements after moves to restrict immigration and protections to transgender students.

// Residents in Conway stunned by tornado’s wrath

Thousands of trees were downed, roads were blocked, and residences were severely damaged by the unprecedented twister.

Teenager fatally struck by commuter rail train in Ashland

The victim was about 17 years old and was walking on tracks near the Fountain Street Overpass.

// Peabody double murder suspect due in court

Wes Doughty is accused of participating in the murder of Jennifer O’Connor and Mark Greenlaw in Peabody.

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Upgrades to Logan are necessary, but will they ever get off the ground?

Priorities include adding more parking and international flights. Massport CEO Thomas Glynn tells us the plan going forward, and if it’s feasible.

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Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

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What happens when Trump faces an actual crisis?

The president’s rocky start has been mostly self-inflicted. What happens if he runs into something major — like a power vacuum in Iran?

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// Kellyanne Conway raises eyebrows by kneeling on Oval Office couch

In photos, Conway is seen perched on her knees on the couch with her feet behind her and her shoes on.

// Harvard ramps up lobbying as Trump is seen as threat

Harvard president Drew Faust is visiting Washington to make the case to members of Congress about changes that could affect the university.

// Republican leaders feel pressure over health care reforms

Any reform could make many unhappy — not just the 20 million covered through the law, but insurers, hospitals, and drug companies, too.


// The Lifesaving Care Act

Given that Jen Fox would be dead — or dead broke — without Obamacare, she’s defensive of it.

Academy Awards

“La La Land” producer Jordan Horowitz held the winner card with Warren Beatty and host Jimmy Kimmel looked on.

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Oscar gaffe created chaos and left our darker sides glued

The way “Moonlight” won the Oscar for best picture was a profound disservice to a quietly radical and most deserving movie.

// How did the wrong envelope get into Warren Beatty’s hands?

The man who reportedly handed the wrong envelope to Beatty did so moments after tweeting a celebrity photo from backstage.

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Kristin Henry, a former Sterling employee, at her apartment in Florida. Henry says she was 22 when a manager tried to kiss and touch her.

Hundreds of workers at company behind Jared, Kay say culture fostered harassment

Routine sexual ‘‘preying’’ at events ‘‘was done out in the open and appeared to be encouraged, or at least condoned, by the company,’’ one manager said.

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// Letter to readers from a single mom struggling to get by in Boston

Sandy Guerrier, the subject of a Globe Magazine profile, responds to comments — and criticism.


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// Trump Today: Father of fallen Navy SEAL wants investigation into raid

President Trump plans to sign a new refugee and immigration executive order this week.

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// The Bella Bond story is not over

Progress has been made in reforming the Department of Children and Families. But children are still dying.

Special reports

// The worst day in the history of Lake Winnipesaukee

On the morning of Feb. 11 — Derby Day in New Hampshire — everything looked postcard-perfect. But looks can be deceiving.


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// Ex-teacher molested pupils, Milton Academy says

Officials at the prestigious school disclosed the sexual misconduct involving the former employees after a nine-month investigation.