Assistant Night Editor

Michael J. Bailey

Bailey has been an assistant night editor for news since January of 2013. At the Globe since 1995, he previously worked on the business desk and as assistant national political editor.

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chess notes

By Chris Chase , Globe correspondent

The fields have been set for the Massachusetts Chess Association’s Spiegel Cup Scholastic Championships on March 18 in Marlborough.

Trump adds cautious support to revised background checks for gun buyers

By Katie Rogers , New York Times

The president spoke to Senator John Cornyn, Republican of Texas, about legislation he helped introduce last fall.

Trump adds cautious support to revised background checks for gun buyers

By Katie Rogers , New York Times

The president spoke to Senator John Cornyn, Republican of Texas, about legislation he helped introduce last fall.

In 2017, we said goodbye to a galaxy of luminaries

By Joseph P. Kahn , Globe correspondent

The deaths of such cultural game-changers as Chuck Berry and Mary Tyler Moore struck a poignant note in 2017, a year when notions of race and gender were being tested.

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FDA backs gene therapy for cancer

By Denise Grady , New York Times

Trump administration rejects study citing benefits of refugees

By Julie Hirschfeld Davis and Somini Sengupta , New York Times

Trump blasts white supremacists

By Glenn Thrush , New York Times

Trump ponders firing Robert Mueller, but staff pushes back

By Glenn Thrush and Maggie Haberman , New York Times