Small retailers add emotional punch in bid to kill border tax plan

House Speaker Paul Ryan met with Prime Minister Juri Ratas in Estonia Saturday.

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This lobbying brawl pits many national retail chains against an array of corporate titans.

// Widett wholesalers formally eye industrial park

The meatpackers and fish processors at Widett Circle are making their first formal step toward a new home.

Adrian Walker

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The unwillingness of officials to take responsibility says much about the way they view UMass Boston.

The Trump presidency

// Trump at 100 days: ‘It’s a different kind of presidency’

Nearing his 100th day in office, the president cited ‘‘tremendous success’’ on an undefined strategy for defeating ISIS.


// Macron, Le Pen advance to French presidential runoff

French centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen are advancing to the presidential runoff.

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Defeating Trump’s French connection

Marine Le Pen is riding a wave of anti-immigrant populism that has propelled once-noxious views into the mainstream.

// Massie enters race for governor

Robert K. Massie has jumped into the Democratic gubernatorial primary.

// Aquarium seeks financial guarantee from garage-site developer

The nonprofit New England Aquarium says three years of construction next door could threaten its existence.

EMS revives child hit by baseball in Charlestown

A 9-year-old boy’s heart stopped after he was hit in the chest by a baseball during a pickup game Sunday in Charlestown.


Chicago IL 4/23/17 Boston Celtics Isaiah Thomas scores a layup spliting the Chicago Bulls defense during second half action of game 4 of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at the United Center. (Photo by Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff) topic: reporter:

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Isaiah Thomas, Celtics even series with Bulls

The point guard’s big second half helped Boston weather Chicago’s comeback.

Senators 3, Bruins 2

// Bruins eliminated in overtime in Game 6 by Senators

Clarke MacArthur scored a power-play goal at 6:30 of overtime to close out Boston in Game 6 of the first-round best-of-seven series.

Fluto Shinzawa | on hockey

// Bruins’ first line needed more support

Patrice Bergeron and Brad Marchand spent precious energy killing off three early penalties.


// Barnes ejected for throwing at Machado in Red Sox win

Eduardo Rodriguez’s six shutout innings and three Red Sox homers were overshadowed by Matt Barnes’ ejection.


// Pedroia didn’t like the way things went down

Dustin Pedroia apologized to Manny Machado for the pitch thrown behind the Baltimore star’s head.


On Boylston Street Sunday, Jim Tozza, of Saugus, danced on his bike to piped music.

Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff

Cyclists push for safe lanes around the Public Garden

Some 250 cyclists circled the one-way streets surrounding the garden, hoping to highlight just how treacherous that place can be.

// Jesse Jackson Sr. talks Trump, religion, and justice in Dorchester

Jackson’s questions touched on the wealth gap between white families and black families in Boston.


// Former WHDH-TV reporter says she was sexually harassed by Roger Ailes

Alisyn Camerota talked to CNN about Ailes’s behavior.

Opinion & Ideas

Ideas | Nicholas Carr

// How tech created a global village — and put us at each other’s throats

We live in a time defined not by concord, but by conflict.

Special reports

Summer of ‘67

// The summer that changed Boston

The nation was splintering, and Boston wasn’t immune. But something was happening here.


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Address: Spring House Hunt

// Advice on taking real estate photos from a Pulitzer-winning photographer

In America, everyone who has a cellphone thinks they are a professional photographer. They are not.


// Documenting Hate: Submit an incident you know about

If you have been a victim or witnessed a hate incident, share your information here so we can investigate.


// WATCH: Science saved her life, so she marched for it

Adriana Landeros credits her career in science with giving her a second chance — one she worries others may never get.