In 2011, Trump was a sideshow at CPAC. Times have changed

When President Trump speaks on Friday, the new president will be the vessel for the conservative cause.

Boston has graded over 1,000 restaurants so far. Here are the results.

The city recently started grading restaurants based on food safety inspections. How did your favorite spots fare?

//[1].jpg A look at the victims in the Peabody double slaying

Jennifer O’Connor, 40, and Mark Greenlaw, 37, were found dead at the Peabody home they shared over the weekend.

// N.H. residents no longer need a license to carry concealed loaded guns

The previous law gave police chiefs and local officials the discretion to decide if someone was “suitable” to carry a gun concealed.

AP/Globe Staff

Opinion | Alan M. Dershowitz

Checks and balances can slow Trump

Our system of checks and balances extends well beyond the three formal branches of government.

Senator Susan Collins.

Ground game

Town hall drama? Not so much in Maine.

It appears much of this town hall drama won’t be taking place in New England.

// Police seek man who allegedly made sexual comments to young girl

The suspect is believed to have gotten off the outbound train around 4 p.m. at Community College station in Charlestown.

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This artist’s concept shows what the TRAPPIST-1 planetary system may look like.


7 Earth-sized planets found — just 40 light years away

NASA said the discovery may help to answer the question, “Are we alone?”

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Dave Epstein

// It will be in the 60s tomorrow. What happened to winter?

Something not very wintry has been going on this month to our west and south and it’s about to make a push into Southern New England.

// Schoenhof’s books, a Harvard Square landmark, is set to close

After 161 years in business, the bookstore will operate only online.

// This Whalom Park ‘Rocketship’ could be yours

For $5,500, you could own a piece of Massachusetts history.

// Tom Brady is hard at work on the case of the missing jersey

A “suspect board” was posted on the quarterback’s official Instagram page Wednesday.

// Who should play Tom Brady in the movie? Let the casting speculation begin. . .

With a TB12 movie reportedly in the works, the Internet has become a hotbed of casting speculation.


The Celtics resume the season Friday, one day after the NBA trade deadline.

Barry Chin/Globe Staff

Chad Finn

Stand pat, Danny Ainge

A trade for a star like Jimmy Butler would be exciting, but it’s also intriguing to see what the Celtics can do as they are.

// Former home of T.T the Bears revamped, reopening

The owners of the Middle East have taken over the space, which will be named Sonia, and given it a floor-to-ceiling renovation.

// Iceland’s president’s strong views on pineapple pizza have caused a stir

Gudni Th. Johannesson disclosed his opposition to pineapple on pizza to Icelandic high school students last week.

Red Sox

Fort Myers, FL - 2/14/2017 - Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Tyler Thornburg (47) assumes a pitching stance during a drill. Red Sox Spring Training. Day Two. Pitchers and catchers first workout at Jet Blue Park in Fort Myers, FL. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: Peter Abraham, Topic: 14Res Sox, LOID: 8.3.1634172896.


In Red Sox bullpen, the heat is on

They’ve gone to a power pen, with a raft of hard throwers, and we’ll see whether that works.


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Trump Today

// Trump Today: President spent six of 31 days on a golf course

Welcome to Trump Today, a one-stop entry point for the latest news on the 45th president of the United States.

• Schedule: Where the president is today

• News: A look at what happened yesterday

• Social media: What Trump has been tweeting

Opinion & Ideas


// Mass. should diversify teaching force - and here’s how

Some suggestions for diversifying the Commonwealth’s overwhelmingly white teaching force.

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?

Real Estate

Carlton Fisk’s childhood home hits the market for $175,000

Built in 1865, this antique Cape-style home is historic in its own right, but it also was the childhood home of former Red Sox catcher and Hall of Famer Carlton Fisk. 38 Elm St. in Charlestown, N.H., is listed for $175,000. According to, “Pudge” lived in this home from 1947 to 1967.