In a remote part of Vermont, 2 acres of mystery

Northeast Kingdom, VT - 4-24-17 - Rocks on a pond in the Northeast Kingdom, VT. For Colin Nickerson story. Bill Greene / Globe Staff.

Bill Greene/Globe Staff

The author didn’t know who owned the patch of woods that abuts his Vermont farm. But when he finally followed his curiosity, a chain of surprises ensued.

// Play outside! Public art on Greenway to engage in some fun

Soon, visitors to Boston’s Financial District will find an incongruous Quaker meetinghouse sinking into — or maybe rising from? — the earth amid the glass towers.


// Famed Swiss climber killed near Mount Everest

Ueli Steck died Sunday after a mountaineering accident in Nepal, expedition organizers said.

The Trump presidency

// Trump’s 100 days: From ‘I alone can fix it,’ to I need help

The president and his team learned an obvious lesson that they mocked on the campaign trail: They can’t do it alone.


// ‘Mr. President, the media is not fake news,’ Bob Woodward says

President Trump might not have been at Saturday’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner, but he remained on guests’ minds.

// Hasan Minhaj: Trump skipped dinner ‘because he can’t take a joke’

‘‘We’ve got to address the elephant that’s not in the room,’’ said Minhaj of ‘‘The Daily Show.”

// Surprise: Trump attacks news media, again

As prominent journalists were gathering in Washington, the president issued a scathing attack during an appearance in Pennsylvania’s capital.

Yvonne Abraham

// Is Donald Trump our president too?

The question is worth asking, given the fact that he seems to care only about the states he won in last year’s election.

Zhen Li’s Facebook page shows an image of her, her husband, Yan Long Chow, and two adult children.

An immigrant success story ends in murder charge

Until that day when the flashing lights of police cruisers reflected off their Quincy home, this couple rarely drew public attention to themselves.

NBA Playoffs: Wizards at Celtics | 1 p.m. (ABC)

Wizards guard John Wall averaged 29.5 points and 10.3 assists in the first-round series against Atlanta.


A fascinating series between 2 not-so-elite teams

The Avery Bradley-John Wall showdown could be key in deciding who wins what appears to be an even series.


Auto insurers have raised their rates this year, arguing that distracted drivers are getting into more accidents.

Accident or not, fender-bender penalties on rise

Many Mass. drivers are getting hit with thousands of dollars in questionable auto insurance surcharges.


// These leukemia patients weren’t supposed to survive. Here’s how they defied the odds.

Dr. Brian J. Druker and his patients recall a precision-medicine breakthrough that saved lives.

Globe Editorial

Trump’s presidency: What we got wrong (and right)

When few pundits gave Donald Trump much chance of victory, the Globe Opinion team tried to imagine how the world might look should he keep his campaign promises. Here’s what we got right and wrong.



// ‘Deep’ draft? Patriots elected to punt

The Patriots’ offseason plan this year revolved around free agents and veterans instead of the draft.

// On final day of draft, Patriots make two trades, select a DE and OT

New England made trades with Kansas City and Dallas, and also drafted Arkansas’s Deatrich Wise Jr. and UCLA’s Conor McDermott.

Globe West

Framingham will become a city. Now what?

Residents express hope and optimism, disappointment and fear, as the community prepares to elect its first mayor.

Opinion & Ideas


// Trump is instinctive, but not like Reagan was

It’s OK for presidents to tout big ideas and make fast decisions, but Trump is testing the limits.

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.


// University of Utah health system CEO resigns after cancer center flap

Dr. Vivian Lee’s resignation comes after a bitter fight about the system’s cancer institute.

Real Estate

Recent home sales south of Boston (April 28)

Quincy: 46 Stoney Brae Rd. One-family Colonial, built in 1927, 2,571 square feet, 8 rooms, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, on 8,285-square-foot lot.