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05/23/2018 Boston Ma -Superintendent of Boston Public Schools Dr. Tommy Chang (cq) was at a school program at the Mattahunt Elementary school to support the school keeping its origional name and supporting the Haitian Creole program. Jonathan Wiggs /Globe Staff Reporter:Topic.

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Boston Schools head to step down as Walsh signals lack of support

Tommy Chang confirmed he will resign, and Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said the public school system needs a leader “who can gain the confidence of the community.”

// Future of old-time Mattapan trolleys up for debate

While the MBTA ponders the next stop for its Mattapan service, some train enthusiasts are seeking to preserve the historic cars.

// Trump’s spontaneous style leads to arguments in White House and chaos on borders

Tense arguments broke out at the White House as top officials clashed over how to carry out President Trump’s order on keeping together immigrant families at the border.

// A Brazilian mother seeking asylum was freed from detention. Her son was not

It’s been 23 days since a Brazilian woman now living in Hyannis has seen her son. The two were separated at the US-Mexican border after asking for asylum.


// Paul Sullivan died in Vietnam 50 years ago. And his family has kept his memory alive ever since

The story of Sullivan’s brief, shining lifetime is retold each year during the award ceremony for the scholarship that bears his name.