The transition to Trump

No Trump post for Giuliani

Rudy Giuliani was an early front-runner to be secretary of state, but faced questions about his overseas business ties.

Gary Cohn was seen at Trump Tower in November.

Trump to tap Goldman Sachs president for economic job

Donald Trump is expected to name Goldman Sachs president Gary Cohn to an influential White House economic post.

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The state’s largest health network lost $108 million on operations in fiscal 2016 as its Neighborhood Health Plan continued to struggle.

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Despite initially saying the results of Question 4 might not be certified in time, Secretary of State William Galvin now says work is on schedule.

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St. George’s School has hired Alexandra “Alixe” Callen as its 12th headmaster and the first female to lead the 120-year-old institution.

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A 58-year-old woman was struggling to pull a boy from her car, which was stuck on the tracks in Belmont, when it was hit by a commuter rail train.

FBI, State Police search home in Georgetown

The nature of the investigation is not known.

The Desperate and the Dead

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Everyone knows David, and wants to help, as he bounces between shelters, hospitals, jail. He is among the many homeless people with mental illness who find no care system to address their desperation.

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US intelligence officials have accused Russia of trying to interfere in last month’s election by hacking into Democratic officials’ email accounts.

Matt Pepin/Globe Staff

It’s All Downhill

An ode to cold-weather skiing

Finally, an Arctic blast will make New England feel more like ski season really is here. It’s about time.

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Get your shovels ready. Snow is on the way. And it could make for a messy commute on Monday morning.

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Orange cones and fresh road striping appeared along two stretches of Massachusetts Avenue this week.

RAVENS AT PATRIOTS | MONDAY, 8:30 P.M. (ESPN, CH. 5)

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A close look at Monday night’s matchup, with an emphasis on who has the edge in the passing and running games.

Buzzsaw | Matthew Gilbert

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“Kevin Can Wait,” “Man With a Plan,” “2 Broke Girls,” and “The Odd Couple” are a four-fer of some of the worst scripted material on TV right now.

Behind the story: The Power of Will

Globe reporter Billy Baker on how “The Power of Will” came to be.

Lesley Becker/Globe staff

ADDRESS

Don’t forget to change the ‘locks’ on your new smart home

People are beginning to realize they need to hit the reset button on gadgets that might contain passwords and other sensitive personal information.

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Midoriko-Mariam Takeuchi claimed her $1 million prize from the $2,500,000 Holiday Magic instant prize on Friday.

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The toy maker had to take to Twitter to let customers know that it never produced a bar-themed playset for toddlers.

Ariana Grande will perform at the Kiss 108 Jingle Ball.

THINGS TO DO

The Weekender: Seeing stars, Cirque Dreams, and finely tuned machines

Top picks for the best ways to spend your weekend.

Special reports

special report

Every doctor told the Lacey family their son would die — except one

Pat and Dina Lacey had been parents for only a few months when doctors discovered a tumor in their new baby’s chest. Told to take their son home to die, they put their faith in a young doctor who wouldn’t accept death as the answer.

Opinion & Ideas

JEFF JACOBY

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Maura Healey is embarked on her own crusade to punish freedom of speech.

Life sciences

STAT, a national publication from Boston Globe Media Partners, covers health, medicine, and life sciences.

Investigations

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/11/25/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/spotlight150x150-5331asdf-11556.jpg The Desperate and the Dead: The ‘new asylums’

There may be no worse place for mentally ill people to receive treatment than prison, yet a growing number end up in the “new asylums.”

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.