//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/08/16/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/1017727010.jpg US Senate unanimously passes resolution affirming the press ‘is not the enemy of the people’

The move comes amid a Boston Globe-led push where more than 350 news organization published editorials promoting the freedom of the press.

President Trump.

Trump criticizes Boston Globe in wake of editorials supporting the free press

President Trump criticized The Boston Globe in the wake of a push from hundreds of publications around the country condemning the president’s attacks on the news media.

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On Cape Cod, wary beachgoers learn to swim at their own risk

On a picturesque summer day, the ocean off Long Nook Beach proved too enticing, as dozens of people ventured into the water Thursday, even as several new shark sightings were reported near the scene of the attack.

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The 52-count indictment was announced by Hampden District Attorney Anthony Gulluni and covers crimes allegedly committed by Stewart Weldon against 11 people over a year’s time.

Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley.

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After Pa. report, O’Malley says church’s crisis is product of ‘clerical failures’

The church, he said Thursday, has “yet to establish clear and transparent systems of accountability and consequence for Church leadership whose failures have allowed these crimes to occur.”

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US officials said earlier Thursday that the parade would cost about $92 million, citing preliminary estimates more than three times the price first suggested by the White House.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/08/09/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/greenhouse_moody-27_metro.jpg After snags in jury selection, trial is still pending for 2 teens charged in 16-year-old’s killing

The first jury in the murder trial was discharged after photos were taken in the courtroom.

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Anthony Hathaway, 29, is due to be arraigned Friday in Brockton District Court, police said.

Boston, MA - 8/16/2018 - (2nd quarter) New England Patriots offensive lineman LaAdrian Waddle (68) keeps Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long (56) away from New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) standing in the pocket during the second quarter. The New England Patriots host the Philadelphia Eagles in the second pre-season home exhibition game at Gillette Stadium. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: James M. McBride, Topic: 17Patriots-Eagles, LOID: 8.4.2854134805.



Tom Brady sharp in Patriots’ preseason win

Brady finished 19 of 26 for 172 yards and two touchdowns and left with the Patriots ahead, 27-7.

Eagles reveling in blank space at Gillette for Patriots’ sixth banner

Philadelphia’s Stefen Wisniewski took a photo of the open area next to the Super Bowl 2016 championship banner.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/08/17/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/DkwRjXtV4AAruaZ.jpg A plane flying over Gillette had a banner message for Patriots and their fans

The banner read, “41-33 Philly Philly Super Bowl LII”.

Appearing on WGBH’s “Greater Boston” with Jim Braude, Jay Gonzalez (center) and Bob Massie (right) debated Thursday.

Massie, Gonzalez try to create daylight between themselves during gubernatorial debate

The two self-styled progressive Democrats who are running for governor took the occasional swipe at the Republican incumbent, Charlie Baker, during a Thursday debate.

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin dies at 76

Aretha Franklin’s prodigious vocal gifts and landmark recordings in the 1960s and early ’70s made her a voice of an era and an awe-inducing presence in American popular culture.

Renée Graham

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/08/16/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/Graham-4989.jpg All praise is due to the Queen of Soul

For many of us trying to find our way in a nation too often hostile to our race and gender, Aretha was a guiding light.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/08/14/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/06172010_17thingsb-7631055.jpg 10 essential songs from Aretha Franklin

These tracks show different facets of the Queen of Soul.

A rendering of the Exchange South End project.

Massive South End project wins key approval

The Boston Planning & Development Agency board approved Exchange South End, a four-building, 1.6-million-square-foot complex.

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They now call for fewer apartments and condos, more office space and parking, and two hotels.

Longtime incumbent Bill Galvin and his challenger Josh Zakim (right) in their first and only scheduled televised debate in the secretary of state’s race before the primary election three weeks from today. On WGBH's Greater Boston with Jim Braude (left). Taken at the WGBH Studios in Boston, Massachusetts. August 14, 2018. Photo: Meredith Nierman / WGBH News

Abortion, the death penalty and 15 ‘no-show’ votes. This is the primary for Secretary of State.

In one video, challenger Josh Zakim, a Boston City Councilor, is described as a progressive leader. In another, he’s a no-show at the polls who is beholden to Wall Street.

Staples, blocked in 2016 from acquiring Office Depot, is today pursuing Essendant, an Illinois office supplier.

Staples is hot on the path of a major office supplier

Office Depot may always be the one that got away. But Staples is back in buying mode.

George T. Conway III, husband of White House counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway.

Kellyanne Conway’s anti-Trump husband is from Mass.

George Conway attended Marlborough High School and Harvard College but moved away after he graduated at the age of 20.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/08/16/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/20180815_095553.jpg A close encounter of the public service kind: Mike Dukakis, at 84, still walking the walk

The Duke is doing what he has done for decades: cleaning up after others, looking after his city, without anyone looking.

Opinion & Ideas

Editorial Board

Journalists are not the enemy

A central pillar of President Trump’s politics is a sustained assault on the free press. Journalists are not classified as fellow Americans, but rather “the enemy of the people.”

Special reports

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The 111 is a rolling case study of all that ails MBTA bus service: overcrowding, delays caused by traffic and passengers who pay in cash, and frequent cancellations.


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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/08/16/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/CF3A0977.jpg A women’s health firm pitched a much-needed drug. Men didn’t get it

Antiva Biosciences is getting a front-row view of the challenges involved in pitching a company focused on women’s health.

Globe event

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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.


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A true-crime podcast about the most valuable — and confounding — art heist in history: the theft of 13 irreplaceable artworks from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston.


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SEC is said to subpoena Tesla after Elon Musk's tweet

Federal securities regulators have served Tesla with a subpoena, according to a person familiar with the investigation, increasing pressure on the electric car company as it deals with the fallout from several recent actions by its chief executive, Elon Musk.

Love Letters: The Podcast

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

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/04/06/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/stan-fellows-home-nest-illustration$medium.jpg Spring House Hunt: Should parents buy property in a college town?

As the spring house hunt gets underway and National College Decision Day nears, thoughts are turning to campus housing.

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The Big Picture

Summertime festivals around the world

Photographers capture communities gathering at events organized to celebrate a variety of cultural observances.


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