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01/02/2018 WELLFLEET, MA Fishing boats were surrounded by ice off the Wellfleet Town Peer. (Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)

After record-tying cold, a snowstorm is on the way

A storm Thursday could bring high winds, near-blizzard conditions, and up to a foot of snow before giving way to another blast of intense cold.

Senator Orrin Hatch.

Orrin Hatch is out, but is Mitt Romney in?

Speculation has been rampant that Mitt Romney would mount a run in Utah if Senator Orrin Hatch were to retire.

President Trump departed Palm Beach, Fla., on Monday for Washington.

President Trump is expected to face a difficult 2018

The new year began under the same clouds of controversy and uncertainty that have often come to define this constantly embattled administration.

Commuter rail has been a frequent source of complaints.

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Contracted services are a persistent problem for the T

As it embarks on major projects like the Green Line extension and a replacement of its fare system, the MBTA is reckoning with an old Achilles’ heel: keeping outside contractors in line.

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Kyle Draper on what the Cavs shakeup means for the Celtics.

BOSTON ,MA 10 / 17 / 2012: Conductor Charles Dutoit rehearsing the BSO; conducting music talking with the musicians, consulting the score, giving directions from the podium. ( David L Ryan / Globe Staff Photo ) SECTION: LIFESTYLE TOPIC 26clasno -- TanglewoodArtists2014 -- TanglewoodArtists2014

Woman accuses BSO guest conductor Dutoit of sexual assault at Tanglewood

The Boston Symphony Orchestra has launched an investigation into allegations against conductor Charles Dutoit after a former intern accused him of groping her at Tanglewood.