BPS sued over secrecy of student information sharing with ICE

Boston school officials have repeatedly refused to disclose how often they give student information to federal immigration authorities.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/21/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/980496338.jpg Up to 20,000 migrant children may stay on military bases

The plan would seemingly have similarities to 2014, when the Obama administration housed about 7,000 unaccompanied children on three military bases.

Burlington, MA- April 09, 2018: Congressman Seth Moulton (D-Mass.) during a program announcing the partnership between the U. S. Army Research Laboratory and North Eastern University at the George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security in Burlington, MA on April 09, 2018. The announcement recognized the the agreement between the U. S. Army Research Laboratory and North Eastern University to locate the Northeastern Regional Hub for ARL’s Extended Campus at Northeastern’s George J. Kostas Research Institute. (Craig F. Walker/Globe Staff) section: metro reporter:

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Moulton urges Bloomberg to back vets’ races

Years after a chance encounter, former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg is helping Representative Seth Moulton of Massachusetts in Moulton’s political time of need.

The back of Melania Trump’s jacket read: “I really don’t care, do u?” The first lady wore the jacket while boarding a plane in Maryland bound for Texas, where she visited the US-Mexico border.


What was Melania Trump thinking when she wore that jacket? Here are four theories

With no clear explanation from the first lady herself, we’re left to speculate why she would wear a jacket to the border that said: “I really don’t care, do u?”

Dr. Atul Gawande.

Advice for Gawande as he takes up tall health care challenge

The Globe asked several experts where Boston surgeon and prolific author Dr. Atul Gawande should start as he tries to help three financial titans try to reinvent health care.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/22/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/273487819d804213a108de28266720ef-273487819d804213a108de28266720ef-0.jpg Tabloid allegedly ran stories by Trump before publishing

During the presidential campaign, National Enquirer executives sent digital copies of the tabloid’s articles and cover images related to Donald Trump and his political opponents to Trump’s attorney Michael Cohen in advance of publication.

Supreme Court ruling on Martha’s Vineyard man could change how some deportation proceedings are initiated

The US Supreme Court ruled 8 to 1 Thursday in favor of a Brazilian immigrant who lives on Martha’s Vineyard in a case that will force immigration authorities to change how some deportation proceedings are initiated.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/21/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Clipboard-17303.jpg MGM Springfield gets the green light to serve alcohol until 4 a.m.

The Massachusetts Gaming Commission voted Thursday to allow MGM Springfield to serve alcohol until 4 a.m. on the casino floor.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/18/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/BEDFORD_20180618_CITY_HALL_005.jpg Experts at hearing agree Boston city officials should get a raise

City officials, private consultants, and government watchdogs seem to be in agreement: Boston’s top public officials need a raise.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/21/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/incredibles2-4d179102-73dc-11e8-b4b7-308400242c2e.jpg Showcase Cinemas to launch sensory-friendly screenings

The monthly screening is scheduled to launch July 7 and includes adjustments such as dim lighting, reduced volume, and the ability for movie-goers to move freely throughout the auditorium as the film is playing.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/21/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/71dfa07ecede4464b26993cf816b33ef-71dfa07ecede4464b26993cf816b33ef-0.jpg A Mass. candidate tangles with radio hosts over whether President Trump is like Hitler

On Thursday, Jay Gonzalez, Democrat for governor, called into WEEI’s Kirk & Callahan. Among the questions: “Do you think Trump is like Hitler?”

It can cost more for a checking account if you’re black or Latino, study says

A report from a Washington think tank suggests it can also cost substantially more for services as basic as opening and maintaining a checking account.

Texas A&M's Robert Williams dunks against Providence during the second half of a first-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

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The Celtics wanted an athletic big man, and that’s what they got in Robert Williams

The clock starts now for Williams, but tutoring a raw big man into being a defensive dominator is a good issue to have.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/980766560.jpg BC’s Jerome Robinson drafted 13th overall by Clippers

It’s the highest a BC player has been chosen since John Bagley was taken 12th by the Cavaliers in 1982.

Celtics notebook

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The Miami guard had two workouts with the Celtics, but he fell to the second round, No. 42 overall.

Opinion | The Massachusetts Black and Latino Legislative Caucus

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/21/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/32a060e1554e4cdb9e05eaeba8d6738e-32a060e1554e4cdb9e05eaeba8d6738e-0.jpg A program exists to save Puerto Rico. Make it law

Puerto Rico deserves the same assistance that victims of hurricanes Sandy and Katrina received.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/15/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/BEDFORD_20180614_ORTHODOX_002.jpg Outside a former Roxbury church, a wrecking ball looms — and neighbors wait

The future of the building is in limbo, caught between neighbors seeking to preserve it, the development company that owns the property, and a slow-moving city bureaucracy.

Thursday’s ruling involves a dispute between the state of South Dakota and Boston-based Wayfair Inc., along with other two other online sellers, Overstock.com Inc. and Newegg Inc.

In Wayfair case, Supreme Court to let states collect Internet sales tax

The ruling, which opened the door for states to collect sales taxes on products their residents buy from online retailers in other states, is a loss for Mass.-based online retailer Wayfair.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/19/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/92c487c92fa545ff8ba850e247402060-92c487c92fa545ff8ba850e247402060-0.jpg Fish wars loom as climate change pushes lobster, cod, and other species north

The rapid movement of fisheries, in New England and around the world, has outpaced regulations and threatens to spark conflicts that specialists fear could lead to overfishing.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/21/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/AFP_G676L.jpg Trump rescinds Obama ocean policy

President Trump this week struck another blow at his predecessor’s legacy, rescinding an executive order that established the first national ocean policy.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/21/BostonGlobe.com/Obits/Images/85011019838e4c08a55df0ffae982215-85011019838e4c08a55df0ffae982215-0.jpg Charles Krauthammer, Pulitzer-winning columnist and intellectual provocateur, dies at 68

A star of page and screen, Dr. Krauthammer was one of the highest-profile commentators of his generation.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/12/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/147831_6290.jpg ABC orders ‘Roseanne’ spinoff for fall minus Roseanne Barr

ABC, which canceled its “Roseanne” revival over its star’s racist tweet, says it will air a Conner family sitcom minus Roseanne Barr this fall.

22storyland -- Story Land amusement park in New Hampshire. (Handout)


Story Land seeks to calm the commotion for children with autism

This weekend, the storybook-themed park is holding two “sensory sensitive” days.

The toxic plant giant hogweed was first spotted in Virginia last week. It still exists in 14 Massachusetts towns and cities.

Get Smart

This pretty plant is dangerous — and it’s growing in more than a dozen Mass. communities

That beautiful plant with white flowers that appeared out of nowhere in your backyard might be trouble.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/15/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/BEDFORD_20180614_VENTURE_005.jpg How a failed restaurant became Cambridge’s hottest Thursday spot

Plans for a Kendall Square restaurant eventually became the amazingly popular Venture Café.

Globe Magazine

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/19/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/shop0624faq.jpg 21 questions answered about legal marijuana in Mass.

Get the lowdown on when shops will open, how much pot will cost, where you can legally smoke it, and more FAQs.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/21/BostonGlobe.com/Ideas/Images/AP_17325803245872.jpg Marijuana milestone as Mass. issues first recreational pot license

The Cannabis Control Commission gave the green light to a cultivation facility in Milford run by Sira Naturals.

Globe Magazine

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/19/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/smell0624web.jpg Four ways to keep someone else’s marijuana from smelling up your home

Neighbors obviously enjoying legal, recreational pot? You can’t call the cops and complain, but you can try some other methods.

Opinion & Ideas


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/21/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/46163143-eb88-48ba-8adc-e7f14526311c.jpg Taxing online retailers helps Mass. coffers

The US Supreme Court ruling clears the way for states, including Massachusetts, to collect an estimated $13 billion or more in extra taxes every year.

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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