As Democrats debate impeachment, Pelosi says focus on investigations

Nancy Pelosi.

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Democrats are trying to make President Trump’s conduct part of their 2020 election push, but they’re struggling over whether to actually try and impeach him.

// Spa patrons file class action suit in Florida prostitution case

Florida authorities behind the solicitation case that has ensnared Patriots owner Robert Kraft are being sued for invasion of privacy in a federal class-action lawsuit, court documents show.

// Lori Loughlin, other defendants in college cheating scandal, want to review evidence

The actress and more than a dozen other defendants in the college admissions cheating scandal are asking to review evidence before they file any “substantive motions” in the case.

Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., speaks to people at Edley's Bar-B-Que in Nashville, Tenn., Wednesday, April 17, 2019. (Shelley Mays/The Tennessean via AP)

In Manchester, N.H., Democratic hopefuls take turns addressing young voters

In Manchester, N.H., some of the leading presidential contenders spoke in a series of prime-time town halls about free college, free health care and whether President Trump should be impeached.

// Seth Moulton says foreign policy issues drive White House bid

The congressman from Massachusetts’ Sixth District announced his candidacy for president Monday in a video on his website.

// Warren wants to cancel up to $50,000 in student debt for millions of borrowers

The Democratic presidential candidate unveiled her plan as she tries to appeal to young voters.

// R.I. tries to crack unsolved murder, missing person cases with playing cards

The playing cards are being sold to inmates in the Rhode Island prison system and the public.

// Three Chinese runners accused of cheating in Boston Marathon

One of the runners allegedly gave his bib number to someone else and the other two allegedly cheated their way into the marathon by forging their personal best results.

// Permit, funding hurdles cleared for South Coast Rail

The project’s first phase will extend the Middleborough Line to New Bedford and Fall River, bringing six new stations and two new layover facilities into the rail network.

A manager at the Stop & Shop in Medford welcomed his employees back to work Monday morning.

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Stop & Shop says stores are open but may have limited services

There was no indication from the United Food and Commercial Workers union regarding when the ratification vote will be held, though a spokesman said the vote will take place as soon as possible.

// Sri Lanka had been warned about possible attacks ahead of blasts

Security agencies in Sri Lanka had intelligence about the suspected attackers. Why those intelligence officials didn’t act is an unanswered question.

// Who cares if your MBTA train’s on time if you reach your destination late?

The MBTA is considering changing the way it measures success on the subway.

Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron celebrates with teammate Zdeno Chara after scoring the overtime winner against the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 7 of their NHL Eastern Conference quarter-final hockey playoff series in Boston, Massachusetts May 13, 2013. REUTERS/Brian Snyder (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)



When you roll the 7s in the playoffs, you get unforgettable moments

Boston’s sports history is littered with both triumph and heartbreak in the only true “must-win” game: Game 7.

Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving (11) shoots against Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. 21, 2018, in Boston. The Bucks won 120-107. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Chad Finn

Series with Milwaukee should tell us who the Celtics are

The sweep over the Indiana Pacers was nice, but it’s tough to draw conclusions on the Celtics thus far.

// How population numbers in Boston and Massachusetts changed over the past 8 years

The Greater Boston metropolitan area grew from 4.55 million in 2010 to 4.875 million in 2018, and ranked the 10th most populous in the nation last year, according to new Census data.

04/06/2019 BOSTON, MA Camille Kostek (cq) (left) and Rob Gronkowski (cq) sat together before Gronkowski received an award for all the wishes he's made come true for kids battling life-threatening illnesses during the Make-A-Wish Gala held at the Intercontinental Boston. (Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)


Gronk enjoys retirement with Camille Kostek in the Bahamas

Looks like he spent some of the Easter weekend tossing around a football.

// Students convince Medford to install ‘3-D’ crosswalks at elementary schools

The city on Monday unveiled a three-dimensional crosswalk at one of its elementary schools. More are planned for other schools.

Boston, Ma., 05/ 21 /10: Dylan Dreyer is WHDH-TV Channel 7's lead meterologist in the mornings where she has helped boost ratings among the viewers in the key demographic, 25-54. (8:30 to 9) ( David L Ryan / Globe Staff ) section:BUSINESS slug: meteorologists reporter Johnny Diaz Library Tag 06012010 Business


Dylan Dreyer discusses her miscarriage, infertility to help ‘shed the stigma’

The “Today” show meteorologist, who worked for Channel 7 in Boston before heading to New York, talked about secondary infertility and the emotional loss.

// Gary Tanguay announces he is battling non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma

Tanguay is a longtime Boston sports media personality who has been at NBC Sports Boston in its various incarnations for 18 years.

Sanofi Genzyme moved into its new headquarters at 50 Binney St. (above) in 2017 but now finds it more profitable to move out and sublease the building.

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Amid Boston’s red-hot real estate market, Sanofi Genzyme flips a deal and makes a tidy profit

The Cambridge-based drug maker will sublease its location in Kendall Square, which commands the highest rents on the East Coast except for prime parts of Manhattan.

A meteor streaked through the sky during a previous Lyrid meteor shower.

The Lyrid meteor shower peaks tonight. Here’s what you need to know

Peak viewing time will be before dawn Tuesday, according to NASA. Gloomy weather in the Northeast may make viewing difficult, though.

// Climate change has increased world economic inequality, study says

Global warming has increased the wealth gap among the world’s countries by enriching cooler, wealthier countries and dragging down growth in hotter, poorer countries, Stanford University said.

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// An annuity check arrived every month for nearly 40 years. Then it ‘just disappeared’

An annuity set up decades ago by Denise Lettvin’s mother vanished last year without explanation from John Hancock, which managed the fund.

//,_South_Fork,_Upper_Wright_Valley,_Antarctica._(24758281740).jpg MIT researchers say life may have begun in a puddle

Researchers from MIT are suggesting the big moment may not have happened in the ocean — but rather in a shallow pond, perhaps 4 inches deep.


// BPS students deserve an honest process in search for schools chief

Is Cathedral High School headmaster Oscar Santos already the anointed new Boston Public Schools superintendent?


// T’s youthful retirees costly to taxpayers and riders

It’s time for the agency’s pension board to stop playing by its own rules and join the larger and better run state system.

// John Oliver breaks down the redacted Mueller report

The HBO host identified “incompetence” and “disobedience” as two of the report’s biggest themes.

Greg Shell on evening economic disparities

As managing director of the Bain Capital Double Impact Fund, Greg Shell works to identify and fund companies that offer profitable models for addressing critical social problems.

Special reports

The house at 212 Forest St.

He bought the fencing coach’s house. Then his son got into Harvard

The Needham house was assessed at $549,300, but sold for nearly a million dollars. The buyer, who never lived a day there, would sell it 17 months later at a substantial loss in what may become the next chapter in the national debate over fairness in college admissions.

Munch Madness

Munch Madness | Final

// And the Munch Madness winner is . . .

Beloved Boston bakery Flour takes the cake over Sarma to clinch Munch Madness 2019.

Love Letters: The Podcast

Season Two: How do you meet someone?

Dating in 2019 is…complicated. Frustrating. Sometimes completely exhilarating. In Season 2 of the podcast, Meredith Goldstein goes deep on one of her most-asked questions.


// 108 Stitches

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The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Spring blossoms

In celebration of Earth Day, a look at photographs depicting the beautiful transformation of spring landscapes all over the globe.

Spring House Hunt

// The things home sellers do that can turn off buyers or kill a sale

A hot housing market forgives a lot of mistakes, but that doesn’t stop sellers from undermining their own home sale.


// Can VR boost positive feelings in patients with depression?

Existing depression treatments aim to curb negative symptoms, but often don’t boost positive feelings. Can virtual reality help?