Under fire, Democratic chair announces resignation

Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz speaks at a rally, before the arrival of Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and her vice presidential running mate U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, in Miami, Florida, U.S. July 23, 2016. Picture taken July 23, 2016. REUTERS/Scott Audette

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Debbie Wasserman Schultz says she is stepping down as Democratic Party chairwoman at the end of this week’s convention.

Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump, speaks during the final day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Thursday, July 21, 2016. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Obama says Trump is unprepared for presidency

Donald Trump questioned US obligations to NATO and said he consider pulling out of the World Trade Organization.

Boston, MA - 7/24/2016 - Boston Mayor Marty Walsh speaks during a new conference with the Massachusetts Democratic Delegation before leaving to attend the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia as they prepare to leave from South Station in Boston, MA, July 24, 2016. (Keith Bedford/Globe Staff)

Mass. Democrats rally for Clinton ahead of convention

Democrats departed South Station in Boston by train for Philadelphia on Sunday morning.

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton waved to members of the audience after speaking at a rally on Saturday.

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Clinton has trust problem, but convention may be opportunity

Hillary Clinton must strive at her convention to win over middle-of-the-road voters from Ohio to Florida.

People walk past the Yahoo sign at the company's headquarters Tuesday, July 19, 2016, in Sunnyvale, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Verizon expected to announce $4.8 billion takeover of Yahoo

Verizon will announce its plans to buy Yahoo! Inc. for about $4.8 billion on Monday, an insider said.

Man injured by falling hotel awning during Boston storm

Saturday’s storms injured a man when an awning went down, and brought down trees and caused power outages.

IOC leaders stop short of full ban on Russians from Rio Olympics

The IOC rejected calls to exclude the entire Russian Olympic team.

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In a rare weekend session, House lawmakers voted to reverse cuts to a range of state offices and programs.

Galileo Mondol hasn’t been the same since he was accused of hazing.

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Victims pay, coaches stay in hazing inequity

While children have suffered sexual assaults, adults often have carried on with impunity.

Erika Schickel was asked to leave Buxton School in Williamstown in 1982 after school officials discovered her relationship with a teacher. “The top priority ... was to get rid of me,” she said.

Private schools, painful secrets

The unexpected price of reporting abuse: retaliation

The Globe found 15 instances of retaliation at New England private schools against students or employees.

The Millennium Tower, as seen as part of the skyline at night.

Critic’s Notebook | architecture

On close inspection, the Millennium Tower stands out

The tower doesn’t overwhelm the neighborhood. It also preserved the old Filene’s Building, giving Downtown Crossing a mix of old and new.

Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy spoke Saturday after receiving the J.G. Taylor Spink Award during a ceremony at Doubleday Field in Cooperstown, N.Y.

Dan Shaughnessy’s path to glory in Cooperstown

The Globe writer shared many tales, and thanks, in accepting the Baseball Hall of Fame’s J.G. Taylor Spink Award.

Seafood stew at Porto

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Quick Bite

Seafood with a light touch at Porto

The restaurant is a Mediterranean hideaway from Jody Adams, Sean Griffing, and Eric Papachristos.

Maureen Dahill, husband Peter Gailunas, and younger son Henry in the dining room, painted Benjamin Moore White Dove with Chantilly Lace trim. The designer, Justene Spaulding, added a brass chandelier and Roman shades to go with the couple’s existing dining table and chairs.

Magazine | Your Home: Smart Solutions

Adding style and lots more storage to a house in Southie

How a clever redesign helped them stay in the neighborhood where their family has deep roots.

Detail of “Poppies, Isles of Shoals,” part of the Childe Hassam exhibit at the Peabody Essex Museum.

Art Review

Childe Hassam loved, and painted, the Isles of Shoals

The American Impressionist is the subject of an exhibition at the Peabody Essex Museum.


Public housing was the best place imaginable for me

In the post-World War II era, between 1954 and 1958, we lived in a veterans project in Chelsea.

From left: Barrington Stage’s Julianne Boyd, Shakespeare & Company’s Ariel Bock, Berkshire Theatre Group’s Kate Maguire, and Williamstown Theatre Festival’s Mandy Greenfield.


The women who run the Berkshires’ four big theaters

Across the country, women are underrepresented in theater leadership — but not in western Mass.


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Rape culture and the sliding scale of sexual assault on campus.

Opinion & Ideas


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It’s easy to find compelling reasons to dislike both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

Globe investigations

“When the EMTs arrived, Dave was laying like this.” Gerry Hill said, offering to show where his suicidal son was fatally shot after a tense encounter with police.


When despair meets deadly force

Nearly half of people killed by Massachusetts police over the last 11 years were suicidal, mentally ill, or showed clear signs of crisis.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

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“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.