Lexington family settles claim for Nazi-looted art

“I always hoped they would get it back before they passed away,” said Eva Glaser, 84.

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The painting, stolen by Nazis during World War II, will be auctioned this July.

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People often walk along the Long Point breakwater, a mile-long stone jetty that protects the salt marshes from ocean currents.

The Trump presidency

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, right, looked on during a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and leaders at the Gulf Cooperation Council Summit last week.

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Kushner’s Russia ties questioned as Trump cites media ‘lies’

Congressional Democrats on Sunday demanded to hear directly from White House adviser Jared Kushner.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers a speech during a joint campaigning event of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and the Christion Social Union (CSU) in Munich, southern Germany, on May 27, 2017. Europe

After Trump’s trip, Merkel says Europe can’t rely on US

The German chancellor on Sunday declared a new chapter in US-European relations after contentious meetings with President Trump.

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“The FBI director knew that the information he relied upon to jump into the 2016 election was fake,” Lindsey Graham said.

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About half of the 150 students refused to have their photo taken with Ryan when he briefly joined them outside the Capitol Thursday.

Memorial Day weekend

Opinion | Elizabeth Warren

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Education and training play a key role in easing the transition from military to civilian life.

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How does a hearing aid bill turn into a fight about gun rights? Have Elizabeth Warren as the lead legislative author, apparently.

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A man who got into an argument with his estranged wife over his children was arrested Sunday in a house-to-house shooting rampage.

Activists dressed as characters from

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A new look for women’s rights protests: ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ cloaks and bonnets

Across the country, women’s rights advocates are using costumes straight out of Margaret Atwood’s story of a dystopian society.

Coco Douglas, 8, leaves a handmade sign and rocks she painted at a memorial in Portland, Ore., on Saturday, May 27, 2017, for two bystanders who were stabbed to death Friday while trying to stop a man who was yelling anti-Muslim slurs and acting aggressively toward two young women. From left are Coco's brother, Desmond Douglas; her father, Christopher Douglas; and her stepmother, Angel Sauls. (AP Photos/Gillian Flaccus)

Men who died while protecting women from anti-Muslim rant in Oregon are called heroes

Two men were stabbed to death when they intervened after a suspect yelled slurs at two women who appeared to be Muslim on a Portland, Ore., train.

Two developers have sued the city, alleging the rules conflict with state regulations.

‘Somerville’s the worst for condo conversions’

Somerville’s housing wars have a new battlefield: a city ordinance that controls conversions of apartments to condominiums.

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Every spring, park rangers converge on the Esplanade and other Boston parks to carry out a process called egg addling.

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Historically, installing solar panels was a pricey proposition, but more homeowners are doing it now.


A fan held up a peace sign during Pup's set at the Boston Calling Music Festival on Sunday.

Live updates from Boston Calling

Follow along with the three-day festival in real time.

Birmingham, Alabama- April 5, 2017-Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff- Sammy Rosenfield of Grafton, Ma being examined by Dr. Jeffrey Dugas at the Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center.

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This 14-year-old from Grafton wanted an alternative to Tommy John surgery. So he went to Alabama.

Sammy Rosenfield of Grafton chose a UCL repair, which has a 100 percent success rate to date.


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Boston was shut out by four Seattle pitchers and hit into four double plays.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/05/17/BostonGlobe.com/Travel/Images/Exterior.jpg The Mount Washington Hotel is still a stunner

It cost $1.25 million (nearly $50 million by today’s standards) to design and build what was then, and still is, the largest primarily wooden structure in New England.

Confidential tips

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Suicides have doubled at county jails in Massachusetts over the last 10 years.

Special reports

Spotlight Follow-up

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Dr. James Holsapple had “vehemently objected” to doctors doing two operations at once.


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Address: Spring House Hunt

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


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


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A striking decline in Trump’s speech could reflect changes in the health of his brain, some experts say.


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