It’s overtime, all the time, on some State Police assignments

Despite a pledge to reform the law enforcement agency, one longstanding, pricey practice has quietly continued.

The United States exports more weapons than any other country.

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Trump wants to make foreign arms sales easier

The president has proposed allowing US manufacturers to sell large batches of firearms to other countries without consulting Congress.

// The more Trump gets bashed, the more they support him

One lawyer in suburban Virginia is fed up with attacks on the president. “It makes me angry at them, which causes me to want to defend him to them more.”

// As Warren rips president, Trump again calls her ‘Pocahontas’

The political rivals were stumping in Nevada Saturday for congressional candidates, and they found time to trade barbs.

A Honduran girl waited with her mother along the US border near Brownsville, Texas, on Saturday, after they were denied entry into the country.


On Texas border, despite what Trump says, some see no crisis

Brownsville’s mayor and other leaders said the turmoil President Trump refers to is largely fiction.

// Increased checkpoints away from borders alarm advocates

Border Patrol agents can work in any area within 100 miles of the perimeter of the United States. They’re setting up checkpoints further afield in Maine and N.H.

// Mass. ICE agents to reinstate in-office arrests

The practice of arresting undocumented immigrants in government offices was halted by the region’s former acting director.

Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang announced Friday he would step down after three years.

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Boston and Tommy Chang: Where did it go wrong?

The superintendent’s failure at community-building stymied efforts to improve schools, education experts and city officials said.

// Mitt Romney makes his final pitch to Utah voters

The former Massachusetts governor hopes to come out on top in Tuesday’s GOP primary for a US Senate seat.

// N.H., Maine officials seek answers in likely murder-suicide

The body of Denis Bisson, considered the lone suspect in his wife’s death, was found Saturday about 50 miles from his Berlin, N.H., home.

// Thunderstorms could be on their way

Temperatures are expected to warm up and reach the high 70s after a slightly chilly Saturday.

Last week, the MBTA announced a parking fee increase for dozens of high-demand stations.

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Yvonne Abraham

Once again, the MBTA misses the mark

Raising parking fees, even as train service is persistently questionable, isn’t a winning formula.

Jonathan Scott says would-be renters showed up at his home in Provincetown four times last year.

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Sean P. Murphy | The Fine Print

Ripped off by phantom rentals on Craigslist

For almost a year, a parade of would-be vacationers has arrived at the front door of a lovely two-family house in Provincetown.

Boston- 06/23/18- Boston Red Sox vs Seattle Mariners- Mariners Nelson Cruz slides safely into home on a Red Sox fielding error in the 3rd inning on a ball hit by Mariners Ryon Healy. Sox catcher Christian Vazquez takes the late throw.Photo by John Tlumacki/Globe Staff(sports)


Red Sox bats go from mighty to meek

A day after exploding for 14 runs, the Red Sox were blanked by Mike Leake for eight innings.

Alex Speier

// What if the Red Sox hadn’t signed J.D. Martinez?

Martinez has been far superior to the alternatives available to the Red Sox during the last offseason.


// NBA Draft was the best possible outcome for Celtics

The Celtics upgraded with a young center and they kept their considerable assets.

// ‘Game of Thrones’ co-stars Kit Harington, Rose Leslie wed

The couple married Saturday with a church service and a celebration at Leslie’s ancestral castle in Scotland.

Patriots linebacker Harvey Langi and his wife, Cassidy. know they are lucky to be alive.

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‘Football wasn’t on my mind. My wife was’

Eight months ago, Harvey and Cassidy Langi nearly lost everything at a Foxborough intersection. Now they have a special appreciation for life.

Globe Magazine: The Pot Issue

Globe Magazine

// Would you smoke a joint in front of your kids?

Pot is legal in Massachusetts, but many parents still don’t want their kids to know they partake.

Ideas | Stephanie Schorow

// What should marijuana opponents do when their cause fails? A lesson from Prohibition

In the years after Repeal, true believers in banning alcohol waged an ever-lonelier crusade.

Music Review

// U2 hits TD Garden, and it’s not the same old song

The band focused on songs from their two most recent albums in the first of two sold-out shows in town.

parks of summer

// At World’s End in Hingham, wooded trails mingle with harbor view

One of the first things you notice as you enter World’s End is its rich smell, a refreshing mix of ocean water and the earthiness of red cedar trees.


Mom, daughter have different goals

A well-meaning mom has a strong opinion about her adult daughter’s next car purchase.

// 75 percent of Americans say immigration is good for country, poll finds

A larger share of people than at any point since 2001 say immigration is good for the nation.

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders spoke during a news briefing last week.

Sarah Huckabee Sanders was told to leave Virginia restaurant

The White House press secretary was booted from a restaurant about three hours from Washington because, she said, she works for President Trump.

Twilight at Place des Arts in Montreal.

Travel | Your Perfect Weekend

Montreal’s nonstop summer party beckons

Conquer the capital of Canadian cool with a weekend of outdoor dining and cultural pursuits.

// A doctor wages personal, professional battles against aging

Harvard’s Leonid Peshkin has drawn inspiration from his 96-year-old father, Miron.

New York Yankees left fielder Giancarlo Stanton, left, center fielder Clint Frazier and right fielder Aaron Judge, right, celebrate after the Yankees defeated the Seattle Mariners 4-3 in a baseball game Thursday, June 21, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)


One edge the Yankees have over the Red Sox? The means to improve their roster

New York has top prospects it can trade or promote. Boston doesn’t.

Opinion & Ideas


// Why was the response in Puerto Rico so flawed?

What happened after Hurricane Maria has raised questions for the Trump administration, federal agencies, and the island’s government.

Special reports


// 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

// Getting over a breakup

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

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// Calling all foodies

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