Trump vows to remove millions living in country illegally

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.


After a visit to Mexico earlier in the day, Trump vowed Wednesday to remove millions of people living in the country illegally if he becomes president.

Republican presidential nominee Donald J. Trump.

In Boston, immigrants have heard enough from Trump

In Massachusetts advocates for immigrants say it is far too late to change anyone’s minds about Trump.

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// Claiming the right to her own name

By making her own name public and speaking out, Chessy Prout blew up St. Paul’s School’s most potent weapon against her.

// Gronk stands up for anyone who has ever made a typo

The Patriots tight end posted an image Wednesday evening with a special message to the “grammar police.”

// William Lenkaitis, stalwart Patriot, dentist

Dr. Lenkaitis was named to the Patriots 1970s All-Decade Team.


// Tom Brady is creating a TV show with Michael Strahan

The Patriots star will help create and produce a docu-series examining the cultural and/or spiritual impact of sports around the world.


// Want a picture-perfect place? This Acorn Street home is ready to rent.

You could soon be a resident of the cobblestone way known as Boston’s most photographed. Just bring a boatload of cash.

Ansel Adams’s “Manzanar from Guard Tower.”

Ansel Adams

Photography Review

Ansel Adams’s images of Manzanar internment camp are moving, disquieting

The Addison Gallery of American Art in Andover is displaying 50 of the photographer’s images of the World War II “relocation center” for people of Japanese descent.

// Annual Maine Windjammer Festival to begin Friday

The annual Labor Day weekend festival will kick of with a parade, a talent show, and fireworks.

Surgeon wearing surgical caps while at work at Cleveland Clinic Center in March.

Cleveland Clinic Center via AP

For surgeons working in the OR, a flap over headwear

Surgeons for years have stepped into operating rooms wearing their surgical cap. But a crackdown appears to be underway on that almost sacred piece of headgear.

// 11-year-old boy shot in the face in Abington home

An 11-year-old boy was shot in the face inside a home on Wednesday afternoon in what appears to be an accident.

A radical idea for sentencing terrorism suspects

A study of four defendants accused of supporting the Islamic State could lead to changes in the federal courts.

// Questions over influence in council’s marijuana dispensary vote

The connections between the lobbyist and the councilors, and the perception it creates, forges shaky ground for the City Council and its attempts at transparent policy-making.

// 2 gun makers sue to halt AG’s product-safety investigation

The attorney general is probing safety problems involving guns manufactured by Remington and Glock.

Portland Sea Dogs' Yoan Moncada rounds the bases after hitting a home run against the Erie SeaWolves in the fifth inning of a minor league baseball game Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016, in Erie, Pa. Erie won 5-2. (Andy Colwell/Erie Times-News via AP)



Yoan Moncada to be called up by Red Sox on Friday

Moncada’s role could run the gamut, from pinch runner to third baseman.


// Cedric Maxwell has mixed feelings on Kaepernick’s protest

Maxwell’s father is a combat veteran who fought for America and for the rights the 49ers QB is exercising.

Beverly teen held after golf club stabbing in Wakefield

Curtis Day was charged with armed assault with intent to murder, among other charges.

// Collision of hotel van, car kills two near Logan Airport

Joseph Rodriguez, 59, and Sandra Arreola, 47, both of El Paso, were killed when a Subaru Legacy rear-ended a shuttle bus.

Globe investigations

The desperate and the dead

// The broken covenant

Behind the fragmented state of mental health care lies a political system failure that spans decades — and continues.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ‘Spotlight’

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

The Big Picture

A woman looks on while riding the tramway as Turkey’s flag is reflected in the window in Taksim square in Istanbul on July 22, following the failed military coup attempt of July 15.

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The Big Picture

Reflection (Defined)

One in an occasional series exploring the definitions of words via photography.