Milton Academy students hold sit-in over bias concerns

Students at Milton Academy say slurs have been directed at black students and pictures mocking black and Asian students were circulated on social media.

The Trump presidency

U.S. President Donald Trump, right, meets Pope Francis, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at the Vatican. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Pool)

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Tensions in their past, Trump and Pope Francis meet

The men shook hands and Trump could be heard thanking the pope and saying it was ‘‘a great honor’’ to be there.

// As allegations about Trump and Russia proliferate, so do investigations

At least five investigations are under way in Washington into Russia’s meddling in the election and President Trump’s firing of James Comey.

// Senate intelligence panel to subpoena two Flynn companies

The Senate intelligence committee says it will subpoena two of former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s businesses.

// Study says GOP plan would be blow to Mass.

Massachusetts could see its uninsured rate jump above 10 percent if the sweeping health care bill approved by the US House becomes law.

// Environmental hires have ties to top level of Baker administration

More than half a dozen hires in Gov. Charlie Baker’s environmental agencies have connections at the highest levels of the administration.

Manchester Explosion

Floral tributes were left in Manchester following the bombing.

UK raises terror threat, believes another attack may be imminent

Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain’s threat level from terrorism has been raised to critical — meaning an attack may be imminent.

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Real turf war is brewing in Southie

If you want to rile up Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, ask him about the expansion of the convention center in South Boston.

NBA Playoffs


// Kyrie Irving, LeBron James rally Cavaliers to win Game 4

Irving and James combined for 76 points to give Cleveland a 3-1 series lead. Game 5 is Thursday in Boston.

Cleveland, OH May 23, 2017: The Cavaliers Kyrie Irving loses control of the ball as he is guarded by the Celtics Jae Crowder in the first half. The Boston Celtics played Game Four of their NBA Eastern Conference Finals playoff series vs. the Cleveland Cavaliers at the Quicken Loans Arena. (Globe Staff Photo/Jim Davis)



. . . and then the Cavs woke up

The Celtics were overwhelmed by a team that feels destined to get back to the Finals

// Gardner Museum: ‘We want our paintings back now’

In an aggressive bid to recover priceless treasures, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum doubled its reward to $10 million and set a hard deadline.

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// Radcliffe Institute to honor journalism trailblazers

On Friday, the Radcliffe Institute will honor the late Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff.

// ‘We have survived; just look at us’

The event was an acknowledgment of the struggles of black students who have passed through one of the most prestigious universities in the world.

// BPD Commissioner refutes serial killer theory for bodies found in waterways

“There’s no sinister plot out there,” William B. Evans said during his monthly appearance on “Boston Public Radio.”

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Fox News removes report from website about murdered DNC staffer

The report quoted a private investigator suggesting that Seth Rich had some connection to Wikileaks and its leaks of DNC e-mails.

// Artists give Allston house Western exposure

Jessie Unterhalter and Katey Truhn are turning an empty house on Western Avenue into an explosion of colors.

// Here’s what some of the city’s best chefs are grilling for Memorial Day

If you really want to get to know a chef, look no farther than the backyard barbecue

Opinion & Ideas


// In Manchester, facing insidious trauma with communal strength

The most vital defense against evil is a resilient community, capable of withstanding the nihilism of terrorist violence.

Special reports

// The last refugee: Threads of a new life in America

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


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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.