What did Obama cite as his biggest error?

US President Barack Obama.

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?Fox News Sunday? host Chris Wallace asked President Obama about the ?worst mistake? of his White House years.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/10/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/0497cfb0d3ee41e8bce68ad1200e8d3c-d6cf24a93e924cfea2bb5c768c0097fa-0.jpg Candidates are chasing delegates as they chase voters

The contests are becoming exercises in mathematics as candidates try to secure the nominations.

15-year-old girl is killed in crash in Weymouth

The girl was a passenger in a vehicle that struck a telephone pole, parked vehicles and a tree around 11 p.m. on Union Street.

Stop & Shop workers reach tentative contract agreement

The deal was reached more than a month after the contract expired and a group of Massachusetts workers voted to authorize a strike.

Teen is arrested in fatal shooting of man in Beverly

A 19-year-old man shot a man in a residence on Ropes Street on Saturday night, authorities said.

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Secretary of State John Kerry is in Hiroshima for a meeting of foreign ministers.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/06/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/net10.jpg Finally, it?s baseball?s turn at Fenway

A lot has happened inside Fenway?s ancient walls since the Red Sox last played there.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/07/26/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/wiggs_patriots_82203.jpg Suspect arrested in death of former Pro Bowler Will Smith

Smith, a longtime Saint who briefly was in Patriots camp, was shot and killed in what appeared to be a road rage incident, police said.

Larry Day took medications that cured him of hepatitis C.

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Hepatitis C drug costs leave many without care

Some patients must wait until their livers begin to fail to get medication that can eliminate the virus.

Marija Tiurina

Ideas | Gabriel Rosenberg

Why do we fetishize family farms?

History is nothing like the political mythology.

Boston Bruins defensemen Zdeno Chara (33) and Kevan Miller (86) react near the bench after they lost an NHL hockey game against the Ottawa Senators, Saturday, April 9, 2016, in Boston. Ottawa won 6-1. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)


Bruins weren?t good enough to make the playoffs

Claude Julien was asked to work his magic with a flawed defense and a misshapen collection of pieces.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/10/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/520022114.jpg Jordan Spieth maintains lead in final round of Masters

The defending champ birdied four straight holes to make the turn at 7 under, good for a four-shot edge.


What people say when they get arrested

Culled from BPD records, these phrases say a lot about the harder edges of city life.

SUNNYVALE, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 08: Housing and Urban Development secretary Julian Castro speaks during a round table discussion after touring a new affordable housing facility on April 8, 2016 in Sunnyvale, California. HUD secretary Julian Castro and U.S. Rep Mike Honda (D-CA) toured a new affordable housing facility aimed at helping recently homeless vets. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)


If you don?t rent to criminals, are you a racist?

The government has no excuse to brand the landlord a de facto bigot, or to prosecute him or her for violating civil rights laws.

Riley Keough plays a law firm intern who is also a call girl in ?The Girlfriend Experience.?

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Television Review

?Girlfriend Experience? plays it very cool

Once I got used to the numbed-out vibe, I found the show to be an elegant, haunting, fascinating, and timely nightmare.

First Person

Meet the VIP who ensures elite runners get VIP treatment

Mary Kate Shea takes care of the top international competitors in the Boston Marathon, then runs the race herself.


Red Sox can?t complete sweep of Blue Jays

The Red Sox won two games in Toronto and are scheduled to open at Fenway Park on Monday.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/08/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/160408_KDB_BU_CUSTODIAN_005.jpg Father?s labor of love puts 5 kids through Boston College

Next month, Fred Vautour?s triumph will be complete: The night-shift custodian will have put all his children through BC.

Opinion & Ideas


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/25/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/0327NEWTRUMP.jpg The GOP must stop Trump

Trump?s vision for the future of our nation is as deeply disturbing as it is profoundly un-American.

Ground Game

ground game

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/07/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/519457882.jpg Donald Trump broke all the political rules. Is he paying for it now?

From his announcement speech last summer until now, there are two things Trump has done with consistency: insult and win.

The Big Picture

 An ethnic Chinese Malaysian family visits the grave of an ancestor at a cemetery on the eve of the annual Qingming Festival in Kuala Lumpur on April 3. Qingming, also known as Tomb Sweeping Day, is an annual Chinese festival to commemorate the dead. Families visit and clean the graves of their ancestors, burning incence, paper money and presenting offerings such as food, tea, wine and joss paper accessories. (Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images)

Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images

The Big Picture

Qingming Festival, Tomb Sweeping Day

The Qingming Festival was marked by people visiting cemeteries to clean tombs, lay flowers, and make offerings to the deceased.