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Facing regular monthly expenses and now her dog’s operation, Rita Silva-Martins fears she won’t be paid.

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For some, government shutdown means working without promise of paycheck

TSA officer Rita Silva-Martins, 34, must work without pay at Logan Airport during the partial government shutdown.

“SMILF” showrunner and star Frankie Shaw, seen during Season 2, said she’ll make changes.

After claims of problems on ‘SMILF’ set, Frankie Shaw says she’ll ‘do better’

A Hollywood Reporter story last month said the show, set in South Boston, was “a production plagued by allegations of abusive behavior and violations of industry rules.”

Mass. Pike in Allston, Soldiers Field Road are set for a major overhaul

The $1.1 billion project promises to radically reshape the western face of the city and will certainly disrupt travel for years.

// At the border, Trump moves closer to emergency declaration

President Trump edged closer Thursday to declaring a national emergency in an extraordinary end run around Congress to fund his long-promised border wall.

Dr. Steve Paul became an adviser to Karuna after viewing the company’s work; now he is its chief executive.

A Boston biotech takes on a challenge most companies have avoided: making a better schizophrenia drug

Karuna Pharmaceuticals is working on what would be the first dramatically new treatment for the disease in decades.