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Getting dressed in the morning can be a chore. So for a week, I outsourced the job to Alexa.


Amazon dressed me for a week. Here’s what I learned

With the Echo Look, a $199 smart-speaker device, artificial intelligence can purportedly “help you look your best.” How did that work out?

// Despite eviction reprieve, Puerto Rican hurricane evacuees face uncertainty and fear

Those who fled the island after Hurricane Maria struggled to figure out their next move.

As State Police overtime probe intensifies, troopers race to lock in pensions and retire

At least 17 troopers linked to overtime abuse and under suspicion for payroll fraud have retired in recent months, locking in generous pensions and cashing out unused benefits and perks.

// In the age of Trump, political internships surge

An informal survey showed that most of the state’s congressional delegation saw a rise in prospective interns, as the Trump administration enters its second year.

// How a South Boston real estate fight could delay new MBTA Red Line cars

A rust-orange stretch of rails and ties will carry the hopes of long-suffering riders when the T begins testing new Red Line cars over it — unless a family that owns a lot in the Seaport gets in the way.