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MBA programs see fewer foreign students

The drop is likely a result of political uncertainty caused by the Trump administration.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/11/09/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/8d00a4f74b5a47fc93820d755aa36ff8-8d00a4f74b5a47fc93820d755aa36ff8-0.jpg After years of LePage, Maine went very blue Tuesday

No other state in the country saw such a dramatic shift in power in its capital as Maine.

Boston, MA - 11/08/18 - Valter Mucaj (cq) bangs a plastic bucket and shouts union slogans in front of the Ritz as patrons exit the lobby. Banging on makeshift drums and shouting slogans, UNITE HERE Local 26 hotel workers are on strike at seven Marriott hotels in Boston, including in front of the Ritz Carlton. Residents of the swanky Millennium Place condos are used to putting on the ritz, but for the last six weeks they've been putting up with The Ritz: A cacophonous, 12-hour-a-day racket led by striking Marriott workers. Now, three condo associations from buildings nearby (but not associated with the labor dispute) are suing the city to get police to enforce noise ordinances in the first class action permit case in recorded history. (Lane Turner/Globe Staff) Reporter: (ramos) Topic: (09nestorritz)

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Nestor Ramos | Commentary

Residents sue over a racket at the Ritz

Residents of the swanky condos above Marriott strikers say the constant drumming and occasional brass-band section have made their homes nearly unlivable.

Firefighters push down a wall while battling against a burning apartment complex in Paradise, north of Sacramento, Calif., on Friday.

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Deadly fire leveled California town in less than a day

The blaze that started Thursday outside the town of Paradise has destroyed more than 6,700 buildings, making it California’s most destructive wildfire since record-keeping began.

Bo Abrams and daughter, Rebecca Dowd, blamed StubHub for trying to extract extra money out of them for tickets to Hamilton.

Sean Murphy | The Fine Print

A ‘Hamilton’ ticket mixup, and a $675 StubHub charge

Rebecca Dowd, 17, came home from “Hamilton” last month glowing with excitement. It was a perfect evening, she gushed to her mother. Except that she almost missed it.

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Nestor Ramos | Commentary

Residents sue over a racket at the Ritz

Boston, MA - 11/08/18 - Valter Mucaj (cq) bangs a plastic bucket and shouts union slogans in front of the Ritz as patrons exit the lobby. Banging on makeshift drums and shouting slogans, UNITE HERE Local 26 hotel workers are on strike at seven Marriott hotels in Boston, including in front of the Ritz Carlton. Residents of the swanky Millennium Place condos are used to putting on the ritz, but for the last six weeks they've been putting up with The Ritz: A cacophonous, 12-hour-a-day racket led by striking Marriott workers. Now, three condo associations from buildings nearby (but not associated with the labor dispute) are suing the city to get police to enforce noise ordinances in the first class action permit case in recorded history. (Lane Turner/Globe Staff) Reporter: (ramos) Topic: (09nestorritz)

By Nestor Ramos

Residents of the swanky condos above Marriott strikers say the constant drumming and occasional brass-band section have made their homes nearly unlivable.

Healey, other AGs call for Whitaker to recuse himself from Russia probe

Mass. Attorney General Maura Healey.

By Martin Finucane

Maura Healey is one of 18 state attorneys general who have written to Matt Whitaker calling for him to recuse himself from overseeing special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation.

Cyclist killed is identified as BU graduate student

A cyclist was killed Friday morning after being struck by a dump truck near the Museum of Science.

By Travis Andersen

Meng Jin was fatally struck by a dump truck Friday morning in Cambridge on the Boston line near the Museum of Science, officials said.