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Childish Gambino makes a serious statement with ‘This Is America’

Released under Donald Glover’s nom de pop, the music video appears built to function as a closed conversation for black America and an open classroom for anyone else.

// Tens of thousands likely to get tick-borne disease in Mass. this year

The number of cases of tick-borne disease in Massachusetts has skyrocketed.

// Juvenile court investigators stymied by low pay

State lawmakers have not raised the investigators’ pay of $30 an hour since 1987.

President Trump blasts John Kerry for ‘shadow diplomacy’ on Iran deal

President Trump ripped into John Kerry on Monday morning after a Globe story detailed the former secretary of state’s behind-the-scenes attempts to salvage the Iran nuclear deal.

Mass. high court rules colleges have legal duty to prevent students from committing suicide

The Supreme Judicial Court ruling came in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of Han Duy Nguyen, who was a 25-year-old graduate student at MIT when he jumped to his death in 2009.