CBO: GOP health bill leaves 23m more uninsured

The bill would lower average premiums, but in part that would be because coverage would typically be skimpier, the budget office said.

US President Donald Trump boards the Air Force One to Brussels, at the end of a 2-day visit to Italy including a meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican, at Rome's Fiumicino international airport, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. (Angelo Carconi/ANSA via AP)

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Top Russian officials discussed how to influence Trump aides

Senior Russian officials were discussing how to exert influence over Donald Trump through his advisers last sumer, according to a New York Times report.

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Sally Yates to Harvard Law grads: ‘Defining moments often don’t come with a warning’

Sally Yates shared some hard-earned wisdom with Harvard Law School graduates today.

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Sean Hannity is not happy with Media Matters for America, the lobbyists who had posted a list of his show’s advertisers on its web site.

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“I am shocked that you cannot come up with one example of discrimination that you would stand up for students,” Representative Clark said.

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Massachusetts lawmakers are considering a bill that is aimed in part at a local sheriff, who has offered to send inmates to help build President Trump’s wall.

Manchester Explosion

Police officers arrive at a residential property on Elsmore Road in Fallowfield, Manchester, on Wednesday.

Officials in England fear bomber may not have acted alone

The investigation into the bombing at a concert in Manchester, England, widened, with arrests in that country and in Libya.

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Anne Ogden was planting red geraniums in front of her grandmother’s grave in Lawrence when she heard the thief coming.

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Brighten up your outdoor gatherings with these lighting tips

Come summer, keep the fun going well after dusk with these tips on how to best light up your outdoor spaces.

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Is Alan Dershowitz defending Trump? Not quite, he says

The liberal defense lawyer seems to be defending President Trump in his public comments. But, he says, he’s just being consistent.


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The man who helped launch the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is struggling to pay his medical bills.

Yvonne Abraham

What’s your American Dream Score?

A new online quiz can give you a summary of the factors that contribute to your success, and those that hold you back.

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These invasive and voracious pests damaged more than 350,000 acres of forest last summer in Massachusetts.

BOSTON, MA - 5/19/2017:Bikers in mass rdie down Washington Street Boston. National Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 19, 2017. In total, 13 bike convoys will made stops at locations across the metro Boston area, and cyclists will meet at Boston City Hall Plaza in the morning for a festival that will include music, exhibits and breakfast. Other cyclists gathered at City Hall Plaza, wearing black in protest and for a silent vigil. (David L Ryan/Globe Staff Photo) SECTION: METRO TOPIC 20jaywalkers


Boston needs to figure out how to share the roads

Motorists, cyclists, and pedestrians need to come together.

Talking Points newsletter

Widett Circle eyed for trains, film industry under siege, GE cuts ahead, more

A roundup of the most important business news from Wednesday.

Stopping the presses

Four stories tall, as loud as a locomotive, and with at least as many moving parts, The Boston Globe’s printing presses on Morrissey Boulevard will come to a stop next month.

The Millennials Issue | Magazine

8 myths and 5 truths about millennials

Think America’s largest generation is just a bunch of self-absorbed sex-crazed socialist slackers? Millennials say, think again.

Patriots coach Bill Belichick playing lacrosse on the field at Gillette Stadium in 2010.


Big weekend for Bill Belichick

The NCAA lacrosse championships are being played this weekend at Gillette Stadium, and the Pats coach is hosting a Championship Chat fund-raiser.

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The free agent is entering his seventh NFL season after stints with Cleveland and Cincinnati.

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Movie REview

‘Baywatch’ is back — and on the big screen

Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron bring “Baywatch” to the big screen.

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Spotlight Follow-up

Doctor who faced retaliation for double-booked surgery worries wins lawsuit

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

Confidential tips

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

Trump Today

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

Opinion & Ideas


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/05/24/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/dante-3650.jpeg Wiping out Net neutrality helps only big telecom firms

Being pro-business doesn’t have to mean giving big companies anything they ask for.

Special reports

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After escaping Syria, all Abdulkader wanted was to work. That wasn’t enough to get a job in America.


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

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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.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/05/23/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/Trump.png Trump used to be more articulate. What could explain the change?

STAT asked experts to compare Trump’s speech from decades ago to that in 2017. All noticed a deterioration.