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Maine’s Collins unafraid to oppose Trump

Susan Collins (center), a Republican senator from Maine, walked to the Senate chamber on Feb. 7.


Senator Susan Collins has shown she is unafraid to speak out against President Trump.

// Here’s how Trump explained his head-scratching Sweden comment

Swedes have been scratching their heads since President Trump suggested that some kind of major incident had taken place Friday.

// Could Ivanka Trump prove to be a defender of the arts?

With the White House drafting plans to eliminate the National Endowments for the Arts, the first daughter could emerge as a key player.

// Fox News anchor warns viewers: Trump crossed the line

Chris Wallace cautioned the network’s viewers Sunday that President Trump’s latest attack on the media had gone too far.

//[1][1].jpg Hundreds gather in Copley to ‘stand up for science’

The Rally to Stand up for Science in Boston was a call to fight against President Trump’s efforts to discredit science and climate research.

// The best signs from the science rally in Boston

Here are some of the most pun-tastic signs from the science rally in Copley Square on Sunday.

// Netanyahu turned down peace offer brokered by Kerry

Former Secretary of State John Kerry proposed a peace offer, but Benjamin Netanyahu said he couldn’t get support for it in Israel.

The downtown Boston skyline at sunrise as seen from the Cambridge side of the Charles River.

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Thousands did not qualify for residential tax exemption, data show

Since 2010, the city has removed the residential tax exemption from 6,604 homeowners, according to assessing information.

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// Linda Bean once hoped to be to lobster what Perdue is to chicken. So what happened?

The L.L. Bean heiress has largely stepped away from her lobster business.

Adrian Walker

//[1]-9412.jpg Roxbury Community College case closed, but headaches remain

Now that he has been cleared of any suspicion of wrongdoing, where does Keith McDermott go to get his reputation back?

A body was wheeled to the medical examiner's vehicle in Peabody on Sunday.

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Bodies of man, woman are found at Peabody house

The house is the scene of an active homicide investigation, officials said.

// SpaceX launches rocket from historic moon pad

A SpaceX rocket soared Sunday from NASA’s moonshot pad, the exact spot where astronauts embarked on the lunar landings a half-century ago.

// Financial institutions see relief potential relief from rules

In a divided Washington, relief from financial regulations for smaller banks seems to be gaining backers.



// Is Mookie Betts the new ‘face of baseball?’

If MLB really wants to grow its fan base, it would be smart to promote the young Red Sox superstar.


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Opinion & Ideas

Opinion | Jeffrey D. Sachs

// Contradictory promises that led to a century of conflict

The Palestinian-Israeli conflict has its roots in promises made by the British 100 years ago.

Special reports

// A life taken, but also a life lost

How did 14-year-old Raeshawn Moody wind up becoming among the youngest to face a murder charge in Boston?


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.

The Big Picture

Carl Yastrzemski celebrates winning the 1967 American League pennant. He led the underdog Red Sox to the pennant victory and the World Series.

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Photos: Remembering the ’67 Red Sox ‘Impossible Dream’ season

Inside a dusty yellow Kodak box lies buried treasure, the 1967 Red Sox season captured in 4,000 black-and-white negatives.

Ground Game

Ground Game | Analysis

// At Donald Trump’s press conference, an airing of grievances

The president turned a press conference into a festivus holiday — an airing of grievances.

Design New England

Design New England

// A Gardener’s Garden

The lush landscape around Andrew Grossman’s home and studio is a showcase of possibilities.