Protests and President Trump

Trump’s messages are mixed after Saturday protests

President Donald Trump, center, accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence, right, arrives for a White House senior staff swearing in ceremony in the East Room of the White House, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

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President Trump struck a more unifying tone as he got down to business on his second full day in the White House.

// Rex Tillerson picks up support in the Senate

Tillerson, the former Exxon Mobil CEO with close business ties to Russia, saw his prospects of becoming secretary of state brighten Sunday.

// Trump singles out FBI’s Comey at reception

President Trump called James Comey up to offer a handshake and hug before joking the FBI director has ‘‘become more famous than me.’’

// Trump takes to Twitter to weigh in on demonstrations

Donald Trump is president, but that doesn’t mean he has halted his Twitter messages.

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 22: Counselor to President, Kellyanne Conway, prepares to appear on the Sunday morning show Meet The Press, from the north lawn at the White House, January 22, 2017 in Washington, DC. Conway discussed President Trump's recent visit to the CIA and White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's first statement. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Trump won’t release his taxes, despite campaign promise, aide says

“People didn’t care. They voted for him,” Kellyanne Conway said.


// Two days in D.C. illuminate America’s divide

Friday and Saturday put on display the wounds that were broken open by the election.

Joan Vennochi

// Trump (inadvertently) succeeds where Clinton failed

The new president has triggered a massive women’s movement.

// On ‘SNL,’ a shirtless Putin seeks to reassure worried Americans

The show’s cold open took aim at President Trump’s debunked claims regarding the size of the crowd at the inauguration.

// Death toll reaches 15 in southeast US from storms

Tornadoes and storms killed at least 15 people in Georgia and Mississippi during the weekend.

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Patriots-Steelers is perfect matchup in AFC Championship

The best and most dynamic teams will face each other at Gillette Stadium with a trip to the Super Bowl on the line.

AFC Championship

// The throwdown for a Super Bowl spot is set to begin

This is it. Whoever wins today in Foxborough punches their ticket to Super Bowl LI.

// Your guide to Super Bowl LI

Here’s everything you need to know about this year’s Super Bowl, as well as some history behind the game.

Brendan Lynch/Globe Staff


Tom Brady: Superfreak?

We break down, body part by body part, what science suggests the average 39-year-old human encounters, and how Brady might be defying those expectations.

Gary Bosworth, 64, watched the inauguration Friday at the Toy Town Pub. He has lived in Winchendon his whole life.

Forgotten and forlorn, a Mass. town finds hope in Donald Trump

Winchendon hadn’t voted for a Republican presidential candidate since 1988, but in Trump residents have vested their hopes for revival.

David Epstein

Nor’easter will bring heavy winds, rain

A nor’easter is expected Monday, and along with it eastern Massachusetts will see strong winds and heavy rain.

// Matt Damon says he’ll pitch clean water to Trump

Matt Damon took the cause of clean water to the Sundance Film Festival, where he said he’s hoping to pitch President Trump on the issue.

Karen Rosado made leather knives in Southbridge.

Trump wants to fight the effects of trade, but what about automation?

If more factories come back to the United States, will they need people to work them?


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// Guilt-free, shame-free empowerment fuels the Women’s March

The women marching in Washington are too powerful, determined, and organized to ever, ever go back.

Special reports

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

As President Obama leaves office, a generation of black youth confront the paradox of his historic ascension and the start of the Trump era.

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// 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.