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James David Christie has performed with the BSO.

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Colleges cut ties with acclaimed organist amid sex allegations

James David Christie, widely regarded as one of the greatest organists of his generation, has resigned his post at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester.

// Trump and Sessions feud over the direction of the Justice Department

President Trump blamed the Justice Department on Thursday for the investigations surrounding him, criticized the deal struck with his former lawyer Michael Cohen, and lashed out at Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who countered with a rare public rebuke of the president.

// Teaching self-driving cars to read minds

A Somerville company is working on technology that reads facial expressions and body language to predict when a pedestrian will cross in front of a car.

// 29 charged, including city worker, in fentanyl bust

Those facing federal charges include City Councilor Michelle Wu’s former constituent services director who is currently employed with the Boston Planning & Development Agency.

Alexandra Chandler, Rufus Gifford, Daniel Koh, Barbara L'Italien,Juana Matias, and Lori Trahan participate in a debate between the Democratic candidates for the third district congressional seat in Lowell, Massachusetts, April 29, 2018. (Keith Bedford/Globe Staff)

Koh has small lead in Third District, but many voters still undecided, poll says

Despite Dan Koh’s small lead, with less than two weeks until the primary, nearly 30 percent of likely voters say are still unsure who they’ll pick in the Third Congressional District.