The Trump presidency

Appeals court rules against Trump’s revised travel ban

US President Donald Trump delivers a speech during the unveiling ceremony of the new NATO headquarters in Brussels, on May 25, 2017, during a NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) summit. / AFP PHOTO / POOL AND BELGA / Christophe LICOPPECHRISTOPHE LICOPPE/AFP/Getty Images

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A federal appeals court has dealt another blow to President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban targeting six Muslim-majority countries.

// Trump vows to crack down on leaks, chastises NATO over dues

President Trump called recent leaks ‘‘deeply troubling,’’ and said he is asking the Justice Department and other agencies to ‘‘launch a complete review of this matter.”

// France’s Macron just won’t let go of Trump’s handshake

At their first meeting, the two men locked hands for so long that knuckles started turning white.

// Why Melania Trump wore a head covering in Rome but not in Saudi Arabia

There was some confusion over why the first lady wore a veil at the Vatican while she didn’t wear a headscarf in the Muslim country of Saudi Arabia.

// It’s all but official: Scott Brown will likely be the ambassador to New Zealand

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved the nomination of former Senator Scott Brown to be US ambassador to New Zealand.

After dropping out, Mark Zuckerberg finally gets his degree

The Facebook founder, who famously dropped out of Harvard University more than a decade ago, received his honorary degree on Thursday.

Ground game

// Everything you need to know about today’s special election in Montana

Political parties, watching for signs of whether President Trump’s poor approval ratings will translate to the ballot box, are taking a keen interest in tonight’s results.

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Pelosi says Montana candidate is ‘a wannabe Trump’

‘‘That’s his model, Donald Trump,’’ Nancy Pelosi said of Greg Gianforte, the GOP House candidate charged with assaulting a reporter.

Indira A.R. Lakshmanan

// If you can’t handle reporters asking questions, Congress is not the place for you

Trump’s war on the press is real. He fears a profession that challenges his authority.


// There’s a reason the local screening of ‘Rough Night’ got a little rowdy. . .

Regal Fenway and the online magazine Bustle hosted an early screening of the new bachelorette-weekend comedy starring Scarlett Johansson.

Cavaliers at Celtics | 8:30 p.m. (TNT)

// Cavs coach knows Celtics will go full-tilt in Game 5

“This team is not going to give up, not going to stop playing,” Tyronn Lue said Thursday after Cleveland’s shootaround.

Former Wayland athletic director files whistle-blower suit

Stephen Cass said he lost his job after complaining about unequal treatment of boys and girls sports teams.


// Aly Raisman doesn’t care what you think about her muscles

The Olympic gold medalist says she was body-shamed by a TSA worker.

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David Epstein

Will Memorial Day weekend be a total washout this year?

A storm system should give way to clear skies for some of the weekend, but another bout of rain is on the way for Sunday and Monday.

Man charged with raping woman in massage studio at Logan Airport

Darnell E. Williams is an employee of the Be Relax Massage Studio inside Terminal B, which is not managed by the Massachusetts Port Authority.

Manchester Explosion

// Manchester police to stop sharing info with United States

A British official said Manchester police have decided not to share further information on the probe with the United States due to leaks blamed on US officials.

// Manchester suspect called mother before attack, official says

A Libyan anti-terror official says the alleged Manchester bomber phoned his mother hours before the concert attack, telling her, ‘‘Forgive me.’’

According to CNBC, the price of a single bitcoin has recently soared to $2,200 from just $0.003 seven years ago.

Bitcoin soars: $100 in 2010 is worth $75 million today

So what’s driving the run up in price? President Trump, new legislation in Japan, and a recent global malware attack may all be factors.

From the archives | May 26, 1977

// A long time ago, in a newspaper not so far away. . .

It’s been 40 years since ‘Star Wars’ premiered in theaters. Here is what the Globe originally thought of the film.

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What does a guy have to do to get a jaywalking ticket?

In Boston, the jaywalking ticket — which comes with a mammoth fine of $1 — has proven so elusive that it borders on myth.

Furry fare evader gets on train at Jackson Square Station

Passengers were cleared after a squirrel boarded and the train went on its way. “To have delayed the train any longer than necessary would have been nuts,” a T spokesman said.


// The Weekender: ‘Pirates,’ knights, and Boston Calling

The Globe’s picks for the best ways to spend your weekend.

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Trump Today

// Trump Today: Russians discussed how to shape Trump’s views

The Russians focused on Paul Manafort, who was Trump’s campaign chairman at the time, and Michael Flynn, who was a campaign adviser.

Opinion & Ideas


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It’s the very definition of civilization.

Special reports

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.


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// 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.


// 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.