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Trump criticizes Boston Globe in wake of editorials supporting the free press

President Trump criticized The Boston Globe in the wake of a push from hundreds of publications around the country condemning the president’s attacks on the news media.

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The agreement is subject to judicial approval, and it’s not clear how many drunken driving convictions could be tossed as a result of the deal.

On Cape Cod, wary beachgoers learn to swim at their own risk

On a picturesque summer day, the ocean off Longnook Beach proved too enticing, as dozens of people ventured into the water Thursday, even as several new shark sightings were reported near the scene of the attack.

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The 52-count indictment was announced by Hampden District Attorney Anthony Gulluni and covers crimes allegedly committed by Stewart Weldon against 11 people over a year’s time.

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Aretha Franklin’s prodigious vocal gifts and landmark recordings in the 1960s and early ’70s made her a voice of an era and an awe-inducing presence in American popular culture.

Editorial & Opinion

SCOT LEHIGH

How will Dems pay for their campaign promises?

Democratic candidates Jay Gonzalez and Bob Massie.

By Scot Lehigh

The Democratic gubernatorial hopefuls should be more forthcoming about the cost of their agendas.

Letters

The benefits and drawbacks of ranked-choice voting

Any system of voting will inevitably raise some concerns with how accurately it translates voters’ desires in an actual election.” — Michael E. Malamut

Metro

Trump criticizes Boston Globe in wake of editorials supporting the free press

President Trump.

By Michael Levenson and Christina Prignano

President Trump criticized The Boston Globe in the wake of a push from hundreds of publications around the country condemning the president’s attacks on the news media.

Judge says identity of Hefner accuser will remain private for now

Bryon Hefner, the husband of former Massachusetts Senate president Stan Rosenberg, appeared in court in April.

By Matt Stout

Known as John Doe in court documents, the man alleged that Bryon Hefner, 31, sexually assaulted him at least three times in 2015 and 2016.

Weekend

music

10 essential songs from Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin

By Maura Johnston

These tracks show different facets of the Queen of Soul.