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After Mount Ida, AG seeks tougher college oversight

Attorney General Maura Healey on Thursday called for greater state oversight of private colleges to prevent another fiasco like the abrupt closing of Mount Ida College.

Analysis

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His willingness to employ bold, seat-of-the-pants strategies has thrilled his base but has met more severe limits in the high-stakes setting of international relations.

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Business owners are flying down to the island for job fairs and paying thousands to recruiters, but still struggling to find workers.

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A whistleblower lawsuit exposes the behind-the-scenes pressure health care companies put on doctors to keep patient referrals in-house.

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/10/06/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/shaughnessy_20131006.jpg Red Auerbach would love these Celtics; can’t you just hear him . . . ?

Brad Stevens’s inspiring team is evoking ghosts of Celtics past with the way they win.

The Nation

NARAL Pro-Choice America launches $5 million campaign to flip the House

Prochoice advocates held signs outside the Supreme Court building before rulings in June 2016.

By David Weigel

The spending plan, the largest in the group’s 49-year history, will take it into most of this year’s battleground states.

Democratic campaign chairman welcomes Clintons’ help in midterm Senate elections

Hillary Clinton addressed delegates at the New York State Democratic Convention on Wednesday and endorsed Governor Andrew Cuomo for reelection to a third term.

By Sean Sullivan

The chairman of the Senate Democratic campaign arm is embracing the onetime power couple, even as they have become more polarizing figures.

US forecasters expect 10-16 tropical storms in active season

Satellite image of three 2017 hurricanes in the Atlantic at once - Katia, Irma and Jose. MUST CREDIT: NOAA/NASA.

By Jennifer Kay

One to four hurricanes could be ‘‘major’’ with sustained winds of at least 111 mph.

The World

Analysis

How leaving the N.K. summit could be part of Trump’s strategy

President Donald Trump speaks during a signing ceremony for the

By Matt Viser

His willingness to employ bold, seat-of-the-pants strategies has thrilled his base but has met more severe limits in the high-stakes setting of international relations.

Israel defense chief plans 2,500 new West Bank settler homes

By Ilan Ben Zion

Israel’s defense minister said Thursday he will seek approval next week to fast-track construction of 2,500 new West Bank settlement homes in 2018, an announcement likely to further ratchet up tensions between Israelis and Palestinians.

China says no reason found for US staffer’s sonic condition

By Yanan Wang

No explanation has yet been found for a U.S. government employee’s report of abnormal sensations of sound and pressure, China said Thursday, as the incident in southern Guangzhou city recalled the experiences of illness-stricken American diplomats in Cuba.

Editorial & Opinion

SCOT LEHIGH

Dreaming of a world where the NFL stands up for players

Patriots players took a knee during the national anthem before a September 2017 game against the Texans.

By Scot Lehigh

What if the NFL actually stood up to Donald Trump?

Opinion | Leila Philip

Nurturing life, from the soil up

In this April 2, 2018, photo, organic tomatoes grow on vines planted in soil in a greenhouse at Long Wind Farm in Thetford, Vt. Owner Dave Chapman is a leader of a farmer-driven effort to create an additional organic label that would exclude hydroponic farming and concentrated animal feeding operations. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)

By Leila Philip

Over time, farmers and home gardeners have learned to respect the biodiversity of the soil that all life depends on.

Letters

Boston should do away with diesel buses

“It would be nice not have to hold my breath and cover my mouth every time a diesel bus roars by.”

Metro

Tito Jackson to lead marijuana company

Former city councilor Tito Jackson speaks during a public hearing of the Cannabis Control Commission on draft regulations for the pot industry held in Dudley Square. Josh Reynolds for The Boston Globe (Metro, adamsd)

By Dan Adams

The former mayoral candidate has been appointed the chief executive officer of Verdant Medical.

Lawyer for Globe editor calls statements false

The offices of the Boston Globe at 53 State Street in downtown Boston.

By Mark Arsenault

Top Globe managers told the newspaper’s staff in an internal memo on Wednesday that they are investigating claims by a former Boston.com employee that the editor sent an inappropriate text.

Steward Health Care pressured doctors to restrict referrals outside chain, suit says

Dr. Stephen Zappala, a longtime Massachusetts urologist, says leaders of Steward Health Care exerted immense personal and financial pressure on him and other physicians to refer patients only to Steward hospitals and specialists as a way to keep profits high.

By Liz Kowalczyk

A whistleblower lawsuit exposes the behind-the-scenes pressure health care companies put on doctors to keep patient referrals in-house.

Business & Tech

Desperation setting in as Cape employers look to Puerto Rico for seasonal workers

Provincetown Inn managing partner Derek Evans talks to a man at a job fair at the Puerto Rico Toursim Company headquarters to recruit 20 candidates to work the summer season in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, May 9, 2018. Desperate for summer workers after not getting approval for H-2B visas, employers from Cape Cod are trying to recruit workers from the U.S. Territory, has many Puerto Ricans are still out of work following Hurricane Maria. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti for Boston Globe)

By Katie Johnston

Business owners are flying down to the island for job fairs and paying thousands to recruiters, but still struggling to find workers.

Women-founded companies make up majority of MassChallenge finalists

BOSTON, MA - 6/11/2014:General view of the new office space.... The famed startup contest MassChallenge will open its new offices at Drydock Ave., 6th Floor in South Boston. (David L Ryan/Globe Staff Photo) SECTION: BUSINESS TOPIC 12masschallenge(1)

By Margeaux Sippell

For the first time, companies led by women make up more than half of the 128 finalists selected to compete in MassChallenge, the Boston-based startup accelerator.

Pfizer to pay nearly $24 million to settle kickback charges

By Jonathan Saltzman

The Justice Department’s Boston office says the scheme involved illegally covering copays for patients.

Obituaries

Luis Posada Carriles, waged quest to oust Castro, dies at 90

(FILES) In this file photo taken on May 19, 2003 Cuban Luis Posada Carriles speaks to AFP at the maximum security prison El Renacer, in Gamboa, Panama. Cuban-born anti-Castro militant Posada Carriles died on May 23, 2018 in Miami at the age of 90. / AFP PHOTO / TERESITA CHAVARRIATERESITA CHAVARRIA/AFP/Getty Images

By Frances Robles

Luis Posada Carriles made headlines for decades for his failed attempts to topple the Cuban dictator.

Stephen Mindich, longtime Boston Phoenix owner and publisher, dies at 74

Boston Phoenix owner-publisher Stephen Mindich, shown in a 2012 file photo.

By Bryan Marquard

Stephen Mindich battled pancreatic cancer for the last four years and passed away Wednesday night at hospice, his son said Thursday.

Sports

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

Red Auerbach would love these Celtics; can’t you just hear him . . . ?

By Dan Shaughnessy

Brad Stevens’s inspiring team is evoking ghosts of Celtics past with the way they win.

THURSDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

Robbie Sarmanian goes on home run tear for Manchester Essex baseball

By Craig Larson

Senior catcher clubbed five homers in five consecutive at-bats over three games, going 7 for 9 with 9 runs and 12 RBIs in that stretch.

Alex Speier

J.D. Martinez and the art and science of the swing

J.D. Martinez has his batting practice sessions recorded on a tablet by Red Sox video coordinator Billy Broadbent.

By Alex Speier

The Red Sox slugger’s swing has been likened to a samurai sword and a Ferris wheel, and it gives him incredible power.

Weekend

BOSTON CALLING

Too many choices at Boston Calling? Here’s some help.

With a huge lineup of bands, Boston Calling runs Friday through Sunday.

By Terence Cawley

A day-by-day guide to the musical highlights of Boston Calling.

Movie Review

‘Filmworker’ pays attention to the man behind the curtain

From left: Leon Vitali, Stanley Kubrick, and Jack Nicholson in a scene from the documentary “Filmworker.”

By Ty Burr

A welcome documentary about an invisible assistant to genius: Leon Vitali, who gave up an acting career to serve as director Stanley Kubrick’s personal assistant.

Movie review

‘The Seagull’ has great performances but never takes wing

From left: Brian Dennehy, Saoirse Ronan, Jon Tenney, Glenn Fleshler, Barbara Tirrell, and Mare Winningham in “The Seagull.”

By Ty Burr

This fussy, over-directed adaptation of the Anton Chekhov play about lost souls at a country estate at least has an excellent cast.