A Harvard face-off in the court of public opinion over Trump, Mueller

In an Ali-Frazier battle of legal minds, former federal judge Nancy Gertner this week smote celebrated legal scholar Alan Dershowitz in the opinion section of the New York Times.

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The Associated Press has obtained 15 pages of memos that former FBI Director James Comey drafted about his interactions with President Trump.

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Following a Globe report on the poor driving and disciplinary records of engineers, a number of public officials and commuters urged Keolis to take strong action.

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‘‘I’m doing it because I hope we can negotiate an end to this for the good of the country,” former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani said.

The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles sent erroneous notices to more than 9,700 people incorrectly warning them that their license would soon be suspended.

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Mass. RMV mistakenly tells thousands their licenses are being suspended

The Globe became aware of letters being sent erroneously after being forwarded an apparent copy of one.

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Denise Ezekiel allegedly transferred money from the agency to her personal bank account, attempting to disguise the payments as reimbursements for travel and training.

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The investigation comes after one trustee recently resigned from the board in protest over the same search process, which he called “inappropriately tainted.”

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At a time when immigration policies are being fiercely debated, they say they don’t want pity or handouts, only the opportunity to honor their families’ sacrifices.

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President Trump won’t be joining his wife in attending the memorial service of former first lady Barbara Bush.

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After a decade of searching, a mother found her son the care he desperately needed

Once aggressive and misunderstood, Ben Battis has shown incredible growth thanks to a team of pros and the love of his dedicated mom.

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“Fearless Girl” became an overnight sensation last year, when State Street’s investment arm installed the 50-inch bronze statue to defiantly face off the “Charging Bull” of Wall Street.

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‘Fearless Girl’ to move, ‘Charging Bull’ could follow

The “Fearless Girl” statue has found a new home in Manhattan, and the “Charging Bull” she faced off with may follow her there.


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A new documentary offers a look at how Penobscot Native Americans were subject to “cultural genocide.”

Foxborough, MA: September 24, 2017: Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (left) and Texans DL J.J. Watts (right) shake hands after the game. The New England Patriots hosted the Houston Texans in a regular season NFL football game at Gillette Stadium. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff).

Here is the 2018 Patriots schedule

The AFC champs open the season Sept. 9 vs. the Texans.

Globe Magazine

Top spots to live in Greater Boston in 2018

The hottest towns for home buyers, for prices ranging from under $500,000 to more than $1 million.

Chad Finn | Sports Media

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/02/19/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/davis_st10m_spts.jpg Which Boston sports radio station is right about its morning show ratings?

We asked Nielsen Audio to provide some clarity on the ratings system. Here’s what we learned.

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State higher education officials have received complaints from angry Mount Ida College students and their families reeling in the wake of the news that their school will close next month.

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The cyclist has reached a $5 million settlement with the federal government in a whistleblower lawsuit.

Talking Points

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The Sagamore Bridge is down to a single lane in either direction until Memorial Day weekend. And local business leaders are fuming.

Elisabeth Moss in “The Handmaid’s Tale.”

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Buzzsaw | Matthew Gilbert

The 10 best performances in TV dramas in 10 years

Critic Matthew Gilbert submits his choices from an embarrassment of riches.

Elisabeth Moss in “The Handmaid’s Tale.”

How Elisabeth Moss and company plan to carry ‘Handmaid’ forward

The actress says her character will become increasingly defiant, and increasingly at risk, as the series resumes for season two.

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Nowadays, Kanye might love Twitter as much as Kanye loves Kanye.

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Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson, along with their lawyer Stewart Cohen, spoke publicly Thursday, and Philadelphia’s police chief apologized to the men.

Love Letters: The Podcast


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How climbing mountains and other “breakup accomplishments” can improve self-worth after a relationship ends.

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Opinion & Ideas


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Quiet negotiations are underway on Beacon Hill to hammer out a compromise on three ballot question matters.

A new chapter in the story of a terrier who found adventure in Milton

One day, in the friendly little town of Milton, a mysterious visitor arrived out of the blue. No one could say where, exactly, the little dog had come from. But before long, they began spotting it all over town . . .

Sean Gannon’s funeral service was held at Saint Pius X Church on Thursday.

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A man determined to choose violence. A cop determined to live a good life

Only three years apart in age, the police officer and the career criminal accused of killing him could not have been more different.


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FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2015, file photo, Prince presents the award for favorite album - soul/R&B at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. A Minnesota doctor accused of illegally prescribing an opioid painkiller for Prince a week before the musician died from a fentanyl overdose has agreed to pay $30,000 to settle a federal civil violation, according to documents made public Thursday, April 19, 2018. Prince was 57 when he was found alone and unresponsive in an elevator at his Paisley Park estate on April 21, 2016. An autopsy found he died of an accidental overdose of fentanyl. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)

Doctor who treated Prince pays $30,000 for illegal prescription

A Minnesota doctor accused of illegally prescribing an opioid painkiller for Prince a week before the musician died from a fentanyl overdose has agreed to pay $30,000.

The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

The Big Picture: Monday in photos

Thousands of runners competed in miserable weather conditions during the 122nd running of the Marathon.

Real Estate


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As the spring house hunt gets underway and National College Decision Day nears, thoughts are turning to campus housing.


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Puzzled? Keep trying your hand at our interactive crossword and see if you can triumph.