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Make sure your ISP is giving you what you pay for

Being passive with your Internet service provider can lead to slower connections and wasted money.


// Digital wallet firm’s travails offer a lesson: Put customers before merchants

Boston-based MCX’s one great idea was followed by several bad decisions.

NBA Draft

// Why Jayson Tatum over Josh Jackson? Danny Ainge explains

Josh Jackson was a Celtics target until offering indications he did not want to play in Boston.

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// SMU’s Semi Ojeleye among three second-round picks for Celtics

The Celtics’s second-rounders included the American Athletic Conference defensive player of the year.

// For Big Papi, a lot of love amid a ration of razzing

At the House of Blues Thursday, David Ortiz was mercilessly teased, taunted, razzed, and ribbed by friends and former teammates.

Fifty-nine years of stories from one address

With an eye toward the future, the Boston Globe said goodbye to its longtime Dorchester home this week.

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After 50 years, Steve Nazro’s done tending his Garden

For decades, Steve Nazro has pieced together an intricate puzzle at the TD Garden.

// After a tip from TripAdvisor, FCC proposes its largest fine ever

The FCC is proposing to levy a $120 million fine, which would be the largest penalty in its history, on an alleged robocall scammer.

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// Is the T ready for me to be a daily commuter?

Hundreds of Globe journalists are joining the ranks of T riders. Transportation secretary Stephanie Pollack says the system is ready.

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// Daniel Day-Lewis is just the latest vanishing act

It’s not that nobody loves a quitter, it’s that few people understand why quitting might actually be good for the soul.

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// The Megyn Kelly we’ve seen so far isn’t ready for her close-up

NBC is betting heavily on its new star, but there’s something stubbornly shallow about her presence.


// The Weekender: Bono, Wilco, Mario, and Jacob’s Pillow

The Globe’s picks for the best ways to spend your weekend.

‘We’ll have to see’ if Mueller steps down, Trump says

In an interview on “Fox & Friends,” the president laid out his belief that special counsel Robert Mueller is biased in the expanding Russia investigation.

// Mass. Senate passes own version of cannabis bill

The Massachusetts Senate passed a bill Thursday making targeted adjustments to the voter-mandated marijuana legalization law.

// This 2-year-old survived a 16-foot fall — because of his stuffed animal

The boy was jumping on his bed and bounced out a second-story window while clutching the toy.

Cancer researcher awarded $22m in suit against Steward Health Care

A Suffolk Superior Court jury on Thursday awarded more than $22 million to a cancer scientist who sued Steward Health Care System.

// Johnny Depp asks festival crowd about assassinating the president

Depp asked a crowd at the Glastonbury Festival when was the last time an actor assassinated a president.

In a lengthy Facebook post, Obama called the legislation “rushed.”

Obama slams GOP health care bill and urges its defeat

“Simply put, if there’s a chance you might get sick, get old, or start a family — this bill will do you harm,” the former president said.

// Seth Moulton is reportedly helping lead Pelosi challenge

The Mass. congressman is reportedly one of the House Democrats leading the charge to try and force Nancy Pelosi from her leadership position.

// Two reasons why Trump came clean about not having tapes of Comey

Why President Trump decided to make this type of announcement is unclear. But what is clear is why he was in a hurry to make it.

// Brigham kidnapping dramatization highlights security risks

Shaken after a woman posing as a doctor snuck into operating rooms in December, Brigham and Women’s will train employees to be on the lookout for “tailgating.”

Ryan Power appeared in Malden District Court, where he pleaded not guilty to charges that he murdered Penny and was ordered held without bail.

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Man charged with killing Malden woman had been arrested for earlier attack

Ryan Power was arrested in Seabrook, N.H., and will face a murder charge for allegedly strangling Leah Penny to death in Malden.

BPD officer who appeared in racially charged video back on patrol; second officer on leave

The officer was relieved of duty on June 9 and returned last week, a department spokesman said.


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