Gianforte wins Montana House race after assault charge

Newly elected Republican congressman Greg Gianforte apologized to the reporter he’s charged with assaulting.

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Court deals another blow to Trump’s travel ban

A federal appeals court on Thursday left in place the freeze on President Donald Trump’s revised entry ban.

Kushner now a focus in Russia investigation

Investigators are focusing on a series of meetings held by Jared Kushner as part of a federal probe, according to The Washington Post.

People protested Trump administration policies that threaten the Affordable Care Act, Medicare, and Medicaid in January.

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Baby boomers beware: GOP’s Medicaid cuts could hurt you down the road

If the Republican plan to slash $834 billion from Medicaid goes forward, it could have a devastating impact on seniors with critical health needs.

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// Dear Aetna. You won’t get big dough like GE, but Mass. is still the place to be

An open letter to Mark Bertolini, CEO of Aetna, one of the largest health insurers in the country.

// Senate OK’s $40.8 billion state budget

The spending plan includes several types of new taxes and fees.

// Milton Academy taps social justice expert to confront bias incidents

The prestigious school has faced a series of student protests this week about administrators’ response to bias incidents.

// Boston has more millennials than other large cities, study finds

They’re also better educated and more diverse than in other major cities, according to a new study by The Boston Foundation.

Mass. men killed by roommate in Florida

Authorities said Devon Arthurs, a self-described former neo-Nazi and convert to Islam, fatally shot the men in a Tampa condominium.

// Hubway set for big expansion and year-round service

Boston expects to add more than 70 new stations and more are expected in Brookline, Cambridge and Somerville.


Boston, MA May 25, 2017: As time winds down in the game and their season, the Celtics (left to right) Amir Johnson, Jonas Jerebko, Al Horford, Kelly Olynyk and Avery Bradley are not a happy bunch. The Boston Celtics hosted the Cleveland Cavaliers for Game Five of their NBA Eastern Conference Finals playoff series at the TD Garden (Globe Staff Photo/Jim Davis)

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No chance, and no apologies, for Celtics

They were overmatched from the start against LeBron James & Co.

// Emboldened bears in N.H. town must die, state says

The Department of Fish and Game’s plan to capture and euthanize the bears isn’t sitting well with residents of Hanover and beyond.

// With state budget in crisis, Conn. governor says history will vindicate him

Connecticut is the wealthiest state in the country, but it faces a massive budget gap and the prospect of even higher taxes and more painful budget cuts.

// UMass-Boston has built a baseball powerhouse

UMass-Boston has been battered by bad press but its once homeless baseball team is going back to the Div. 3 College World Series.

Tony Marcus, left, joined Globe cafeteria workers cheering on Kim Robey as she danced with Globe technology columnist Hiawatha Bray at a farewell celebration for the cafeteria’s impending closure. Robey more typically has to demand that Bray stop prevaricating and order at the cafeteria’s sandwich bar.

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A bad taste in leaving for the Globe’s caf workers

The people who work in the Globe cafeteria fed us and our sense of community. They shouldn’t be starved going out the door.

// New JFK exhibit offers a glimpse into the president’s humanity

Nearly 40 documents and artifacts will be displayed for the first time at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, starting Friday.


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

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


// Red Sox earn sweep, run win streak to four

Xander Bogaerts hit his first homer of the year, and Sox pitchers tied a major league record with 20 strikeouts in a nine-inning game.

// Boston parents urge school system to dump food contractor

The Boston Citywide Parent Council, upset that too many students are tossing their lunches into the trash, has launched a letter-writing and phone-call campaign.

// As commuter rail service improves, Worcester/Framingham line lags

Nearly one in five trains on the heavily trafficked line was late during the second week of May.

// ‘Love, Rick’: Letters from teacher at elite Mass. private school track an attempted seduction

The first letter was hand-delivered, written on a store-bought card that was as goofy as it was flirtatious.

// From horse track to a hub of housing for Suffolk Downs

New owners of Suffolk Downs envision a mega-development similar to Assembly Row and Boston Landing—only much bigger.

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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

Opinion | Anne-Marie Slaughter

// Networks, not nation-states, will solve global crises

Nongovernmental networks can solve global problems in ways that international diplomacy cannot.

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// 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.