//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/20/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/AFP_16B6NH.jpg Here’s why Trump is taunting a Republican congressman on Twitter

An hour after signing an executive order that would keep migrant families together, the president tweeted about US Representative Mark Sanford.

Opinion | Diane Hessan

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The only thing voters are hearing from the Democrats is hysteria and profanity. It’s not working.

Michael Bloomberg told the New York Times that he plans to spend money to back Democrats from largely suburban districts.

Is Bloomberg making a big step to run for president as a Democrat?

Billionaire and former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to spend $80 million to help Democrats retake the US House majority this year.

State lawmakers are rushing through a bill Wednesday that will give the Retailers Association of Massachusetts two of its big lobbying objectives.

Talking Points

Retailers walk away from Beacon Hill talks with victories

Retailers in Massachusetts often complain that their concerns aren’t heard on Beacon Hill. Well, legislative leaders are listening now.

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With speed rarely seen in the State House, the Mass. House took a preliminary vote on a bill that is aimed at avoiding a bitter electoral showdown over three ballot questions this November.

Bryon Hefner, the estranged husband of former Massachusetts Senate president Stan Rosenberg, appeared in court during his arraignment at Suffolk Superior Court in April.

Accuser who is suing Hefner and Rosenberg will have his identity kept private, for now

The man filed the lawsuit last week, alleging that former Senate president Stanley Rosenberg “knew or was aware” that Bryon Hefner posed a risk to others.

NuTonomy’s self-driving cars are about to roll out of the Seaport District and into the rest of Boston’s busy streets.

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff/File 2017

Driverless car company will expand testing citywide

After operating in the Seaport since early 2017 with no safety issues, NuTonomy Inc. received approval to send its vehicles into the rest of Boston.

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2016 image originally released by NBC, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump appears with host Jimmy Fallon during a taping of

Jimmy Fallon reveals his personal pain following Trump fallout

Jimmy Fallon is opening up about the personal anguish he felt following the backlash to his now-infamous hair mussing appearance with Donald Trump.

Stormy Daniels’s performance and meet-and-greet event starts at 7 p.m. Friday at the Mardi Gras Gentlemen’s Club in Springfield.

Stormy Daniels to make 3 appearances at New England strip clubs this weekend

The adult film star who claims she had an affair with the president will make an appearance at a Springfield strip club Friday.

OMAHA, NE - MARCH 25: Head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the Duke Blue Devils reacts against the Kansas Jayhawks during the first half in the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Midwest Regional at CenturyLink Center on March 25, 2018 in Omaha, Nebraska. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Coach K has lots of praise — and some advice — for Jayson Tatum

He also shared his thoughts on the Celtics possibly drafting Grayson Allen.

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Austin Blackmon has taken a job in the private sector in the San Francisco Bay area leading product development and growth efforts for a clean energy technology firm.

Love Letters

He doesn’t want her to try Botox

She wants to ward off wrinkles. He loves her as she is. But there may be a bigger issue here.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/14/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/AdobeStock_143985932.jpeg Why marijuana policies in Massachusetts aren’t strict enough

The ensuing problems will cluster among young people, low-income communities, and people with existing mental health problems.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/20/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/4_Comp.jpg Bezos, Buffett, Dimon health venture will be based in Boston

Formed by billionaire investor Warren Buffett, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, and JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon, the company will be led by Brigham and Women’s surgeon Dr. Atul Gawande.

Surgeon and writer Dr. Atul Gawande.

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Four things to know about Atul Gawande

The surgeon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and well-known author has been named as chief executive of a new venture intended to solve the problems with the health care system.

Teachers cover their ears as Rick Noble, owner of Adventure Tactical Training, fires off rounds from an AR-15 during a concealed carry class for teachers Sunday, June 10, 2018, at Adventure Tactical Training in Farmer City, Illinois.

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What I learned at the shooting range

I started off believing there’s no reason for a nonmilitary person to own a semiautomatic rifle.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/20/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/mbtarepairman-17215.jpg MBTA repairman charged with stealing $80,000 from agency’s fare box system

The MBTA worker allegedly deposited the cash in his own bank account by using a drive-through ATM machine.

Boston, MA - 6/20/18 - A new, yet-to-be-sexed-and-named, De Brazza's (cq) monkey cuddles with first-time mom, Kiazi (cq). Born June 7, this is the first De Brazza's born at the Franklin Park Zoo (cq). First-time father is Kipawa (cq) (not shown). Photo by Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff Topic: 21monkey Reporter: Laney Ruckstuhl

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At Franklin Park Zoo, visitors can now see a baby monkey

It’s all monkey business at Franklin Park Zoo this month as the zoo welcomes its newest addition to a family of De Brazza’s monkeys.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/20/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/951580446-7870.jpg Watch Steve Carell fight Nazis in uplifting ‘Welcome to Marwen’ trailer

The Acton native could be looking at an Oscar nomination for his role in the film, based on a true story.


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Kate Spade New York has announced plans to support suicide prevention and mental health awareness causes in tribute to the company’s late founder.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/20/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/21papicigar.jpg Big Papi visits Raynham to promote smoky new side business

Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz paid a visit to a Raynham smoke shop Tuesday night, hoping to hit a home run with his new business venture: cigars.


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God, life advice, and bathroom humor all in one speech? Only the “Guardians of the Galaxy” actor could pull that off.

Opinion & Ideas

Ideas | Sage Stossel

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/20/BostonGlobe.com/Ideas/Images/sqstossel-1630.jpg Free-range vs. caged parenting

American citizens and border-crossing migrants may inhabit one country, but the realities they live are worlds apart.

Special reports


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/14/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Advance/Images/hero-scharf.jpg Why Facebook and Google should pay you for your data

Users’ clicks and posts built Facebook and Google’s online empires. Isn’t it time they got paid for their labor?



Watch ‘Runnin’,’ a STAT documentary

“Runnin’,” now available for purchase on Vimeo, takes an intimate look at a group of friends in Somerville who came of age as the opioid epidemic took hold and morphed into a national nightmare. It retraces the lives of friends lost, and one last member of the group struggling to avoid the same fate.

Globe event

Seattle’s mayor talks growing pains that offer some lessons for Boston

Seattle mayor Jenny Durkan spoke at a Globe event on how innovation is shaping our world, and she’s in high demand among the hundreds of mayors gathered in Boston.

Love Letters: The Podcast

Love Letters Podcast

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/16/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/lovelettersalbum.jpg Getting over a breakup

Meredith Goldstein explores how to move on when a relationship ends.

Listen:   Apple Podcasts   |   Stitcher   |   RadioPublic



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