‘Tender age’ children flood shelters and foster care

MCALLEN, TX - JUNE 12: A two-year-old Honduran stands with her mother after being detained by U.S. Border Patrol agents near the U.S.-Mexico border on June 12, 2018 in McAllen, Texas. The asylum seekers had rafted across the Rio Grande from Mexico and were detained before being sent to a Border Patrol processing center for possible separation. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is executing the Trump administration's

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An estimated 2,300 children are overwhelming a system that was designed for older teens and was not ready for the special challenges of small children in a crisis.

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Instead of separating children from their parents, President Trump declared that his administration will now detain entire families together.

devra first

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If we believe what is happening in this country is wrong, we may have to ruin a few dinners on the road to right.

//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.

Republicans in Congress have had almost two years to prove they could govern responsibly. They failed.

Opinion | Michael R. Bloomberg

Why I’m supporting Democrats in 2018

Republicans in Congress have had almost two years to prove they could govern responsibly. They failed.

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Protesters gathered outside the State House, temporarily shutting down Beacon Street before moving into the building.

The Suffolk County House of Correction in South Bay.

Yvonne Abraham

DA candidates address an unusual constituency

The six candidates who want to be the next Suffolk district attorney will appear at a forum at the House of Correction on Bradston Street on Tuesday.

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.

Clemens Kalischer’s haunting dockside images of displaced persons arriving from Europe propelled his career as a noted photojournalist.

obituary

Clemens Kalischer, who memorably photographed refugees and musicians, dies at 97

Clemens Kalischer, of Lenox, fled Nazi Germany and imprisonment in Europe to become a photographer of unforgettable images, including of refugees in New York and musicians in Vermont.

Owen (CHRIS PRATT) comes between the mighty T. rex and Claire (BRYCE DALLAS HOWARD) and Franklin (JUSTICE SMITH) in

Universal Studios and Amblin Entertainment and Legendary Pictures

Movie review

The new ‘Jurassic World’ is a Tyrannosaurus wreck

Dinosaurs adorable and dangerous are back in “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.”

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.

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.

PERSPECTIVE | MAGAZINE

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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JOAN VENNOCHI

What I learned at the shooting range

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

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Stephen P. Fagerberg was arraigned in Roxbury Municipal Court Wednesday on a single count of larceny over $1,200 in a continuous scheme.

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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.

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.

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.

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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.

NAMES

//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.

NAMES

//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.

Opinion & Ideas

Ideas | Sage Stossel

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

Special reports

IDEAS | THE BIG TECH ISSUE

//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?

STAT

Stat

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

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

Listen:   Apple Podcasts   |   Stitcher   |   RadioPublic

 

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