Travel ban to be implemented Thursday for 6 Muslim nations

The Trump administration is expected to issue guidelines Thursday for how border officials should enforce a limited travel ban.

// Blaze at Dorchester building sends dark plume over Boston

A six-alarm fire broke out in a multi-million dollar residential building under construction in Dorchester.

// Vatican cardinal is charged with sex offenses in Australia

In a stunning decision certain to rock the Vatican, Australian police charged a top cardinal with multiple counts of sexual assault.

Congressman Seth Moulton at the Salem Gay Pride Parade.

Jonathan Wiggs\Globe Staff

Seth Moulton seemed to be in Nancy Pelosi’s fan club. And then he wasn’t.

Moulton, who represents the North Shore in the House, has adopted a striking change in posture about Pelosi.

// Trump promises a ‘big surprise’ on health care

President Trump said the GOP health effort is ‘‘working along very well’’ and suggested there could be a ‘‘big surprise coming.’’

BOSTON, MA - 6/28/2017: Holding a piece of the broken glass is Israel Arbeiter, president of The American Association of Jewish Holocaust Survivors of Greater Boston. A plate of glass at the New England Holocaust Memorial in downtown Boston was damaged early Wednesday, destroying at least one of the 54 panes of glass etched with the numbers tatooed onto the amrs of Jews murdered in Nazi death camps. ADL and other groups held a press conf in front of memorial to blast vandalism (David L Ryan/Globe Staff ) SECTION: METRO TOPIC 29memorial

David L. Ryan/Globe Staff

Yvonne Abraham

Holocaust memorial is shattered, but survivors’ spirit does not waver

The attack on the memorial was an attack on everyone. And the response was swift and broad.

// South Boston celebrates reopening of Medal of Honor Park

“Renovations make it look good, but I come here to give respect to the guys who gave their lives.”

// Syrian doctor caught in travel ban gives up, moves to Canada

A Syrian doctor says he won’t return to the United States to finish his studies at Brown University because of the travel ban.

Police assisted drug treatment program celebrates anniversary

The Police Assisted Addication and Recovery Initiative, based in Gloucester, has helped more than 10,000 people nationwide.

Apple’s then-chief executive Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone at the MacWorld Conference in San Francisco in 2007.

Paul Sakuma/Associated Press/File 2007

hiawatha bray | Tech Lab

The gadget of the century turns 10

Here are some highlights of the iPhone’s brilliant career, as chronicled over the years in Tech Lab.

Home For Sale Real Estate Sign in Front of Beautiful New House.


Out to buy a home? You’d better know the terminology

There can be hidden meanings in some language used in real estate listings.

//[1].jpg Staples agrees to $6.9 billion buyout

The Framingham-based mainstay of office supplies has agreed to sell itself to a private equity firm for more than $6.9 billion.

// ‘He was trusted to be with her and trusted with her safety’

Michael McCarthy was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison Wednesday for the killing of 2-year-old Bella Bond.

A bike, a grocery cart, other items piled high on a car? No, don’t do that, state police say.

And you thought that tourist in front of you had too much on the top of his car.

// It’s probably going to be a very, very busy traffic weekend on Cape Cod

And it may be too late to beat the rush.

South Boston-05/17/2017- A woman flys a kite as she an others venture ankle-deep into the water of Carson Beach. City beaches will open Thursday just in time for a scroching spring day predicted to be in the 90's. JohnTlumacki/ The BostonGlobe (metro)

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

Opinion | Paul S. Grogan and Patricia A. Foley

A public treasure at risk of being squandered

The region’s public beaches are community treasures, but only if we can keep them safe and clean.

Ty Burr

// ‘Okja’: a not-so-little piggy goes to Netflix

Bong Joon Ho’s jaw-dropping new film goes straight to streaming (almost).

Movie Review

// It’s a battle of the sexes in Sofia Coppola’s ‘The Beguiled’

Nicole Kidman and Colin Farrell star in this remake of the 1971 Clint Eastwood film.


// Rick Porcello at a loss, and Red Sox’ bats are no help

Porcello is 4-10, and his teammates went 0 for 10 with runners in scoring position.

The Fine Print | Consumer Advocate

// What to know if you maxed out a credit card and then stopped paying

The thing to know and pass along is that you don’t have to be bullied.

love letters

// Having some post-hookup doubts

I want to continue seeing him, in a purely friends-with-benefits way, but I’m worried I’ll still end up very hurt.

Confidential tips

// Have an investigative news tip?

Do you know about wrongdoing that needs to be exposed? Call the Globe Spotlight team: 617-929-7483 or

Opinion & Ideas


// Needed: An end to the GOP’s pointless health care saga

The prolonged uncertainty about health care — fanned by the Trump administration’s irresponsible talk about intentionally sabotaging the exchanges — is taking a toll.

Special reports

// Fifty-nine years of stories from one address

With an eye toward the future, the Boston Globe said goodbye to its longtime Dorchester home this week.


//[1].jpg Sign up for Talking Points

An afternoon recap of the day’s most important business news, delivered Monday through Friday.


// 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.


// The game changers: 12 bold attempts to slow the opioid epidemic

STAT has identified 12 potential game changers, all with the power to bend the curve and save lives.