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Donald Trump institutes media blackout at EPA

President Trump has installed specific prohibitions banning press releases, blog updates or posts to the agency’s social media accounts.

// South Dakota national park tweets facts about climate change amid EPA blackout

The tweets have since been deleted after they went viral on Twitter.

Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky (center); the No. 2 Senate Republican, John Cornyn of Texas (right); and the No. 3 Senate Republican, John Thune of South Dakota (second from right), all refused to disavow President Trump’s false assertion that millions voted illegally.

As Trump presses voter fraud claims, GOP leaders won’t disavow them

The top three Senate Republicans didn’t disavow Donald Trump’s false claim that millions of people cast illegal votes.


// Trump could learn a lot from Ronald Reagan

Donald Trump needs to learn from Ronald Reagan. Or perhaps Harry Truman.

// Trump advances oil pipelines

President Trump signed executive actions to push construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines.

// Carson approved to run HUD by Senate panel, including Elizabeth Warren

The consensus included Senator Elizabeth Warren, who had vigorously questioned Carson during hearings earlier this month.


Hazardous travel, power outages as storm hits Mass.

The heavy rain that has drenched the region is expected to continue until 3 a.m.

State backs expansions for 2 Boston charter schools

The academically struggling Boston Green Academy, meanwhile, will be on probation up to three more years.

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As cars evolve, gas stations are falling behind

With more hybrid, electric, and possibly driverless cars hitting roads in coming years, gas stations are under pressure to adapt to the needs of the industry, but can they?

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Celtics jerseys to have GE logo next season

The team and GE have scheduled a “major announcement” for Wednesday morning.

State of the Commonwealth

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker in his office at the State House.

Watch live: Governor Baker delivers State of the Commonwealth

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker is delivering his second State of the Commonwealth speech right now.

// Patriots coaching staff trains its eyes on Falcons

Atlanta is a relatively unfamiliar opponent, so the Patriots are taking a long, hard look.

// Here’s why non-Patriots fans should be happy about the Super Bowl matchup

The Super Bowls of the Bill Belichick-Tom Brady era have been filled with plenty of drama.


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Oscar nominations favor ‘La La Land,’ ‘Manchester by the Sea’ and diversity

New England has a special knack for turning out Academy Award nominees.

Mark Baumer (cq), 33 a Wheaton College graduate class of 2006 was walking across the country barefoot to raise awareness about climete change was killed over the weekend when he was struck by an SUV in Walton County FL. Photo courtsey of Wheaton College

Wheaton graduate walking across country is fatally struck by SUV

Mark Baumer was raising awareness about climate change and its effects on the environment.

// Drywall company under fire for labor practices agrees to use union workers

Universal Drywall says it’s also close to resolving a case over how it classified workers.

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// Where to eat and what to order in Boston’s North End

15 of the neighborhood’s best restaurants, from elegant hideaways to buzzy trattorias to (lots of) incredible pizza.



// Cheryl Fiandaca heading to WBZ

The journalist recently left WHDH-TV after three years.


// Scullers names Fred Taylor’s successor as artistic director

Jan Mullen will succeed Taylor, who was abruptly dismissed after more than 25 years.


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Opinion & Ideas

Opinion | Indira A.R. Lakshmanan

// In Trump’s war, the enemy is the truth

The terrifying problem with the administration’s alternate version of reality is that it isn’t . . . real.

Special reports

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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.

Life sciences

STAT, a national publication from Boston Globe Media Partners, covers health, medicine, and life sciences.


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.