Obama says US will keep alliances under Trump

President Obama said Monday that ?there is no weakening of resolve? by the US toward NATO under Donald Trump.

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On Monday, President Obama spoke at his first news conference since last week?s election.

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The Kremlin says that Vladimir Putin expressed readiness to establish a ??partner-like?? dialogue with Donald Trump?s administration.

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President-elect Trump is also considering an openly gay man as United States ambassador to the United Nations.

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President-elect Donald Trump?s appointment of Stephen Bannon as his chief strategist isn?t sitting well with members of the Mass. congressional delegation.

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Stephen Bannon, a leading force of the alt-right and professional provocateur, just got a key position in the White House.

Dan Wasserman

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Donald Trump gets the news that he came in second.

Maryland, Washington high school students walk out of classes

Students from at least one high school in Maryland walked out of classes this morning, local police said.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/11/07/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/51317260-8177655-3664.jpg ?It was horrible?: Boston comedy show draws ire

Comics Come Home was meant to be a fun fund-raiser. It turned into an ugly night when Wanda Sykes and Nick DiPaolo focused on the election.

Gwen Ifill speaks after winning a Peabody for her show


PBS anchor Gwen Ifill dies at age 61

Longtime public broadcasting news anchor Gwen Ifill, who served as managing editor of both PBS?s ?NewsHour? and ?Washington Week? has died at the age of 61.

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Bristol prosecutors laid out the details Monday.

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Tom Brady sticks to no-politics-talk policy

The Patriots quarterback is going to focus on football and keep his feelings to himself.

New group organizes to support polices for women, families

?We realized pretty quickly that we couldn?t just sit and let this moment pass,? said Anna Palmer, a Boston tech executive.

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For security reasons, President-elect Trump?s phone may not even be able to take pictures or play music, let alone tweet.

Harvard Law School student David Kim held a sign as he took part in a rally to show support for undocumented students.

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Harvard community stands up for undocumented students

At least 40 undocumented undergraduate students, whose families came to the US illegally, are at Havard, organizers said.

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No time of year is busier for search and rescue teams, or more dangerous for outdoors enthusiasts, than right around now.

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The FBI?s data cover calendar 2015 but comes at a time of heightened tensions following last week?s presidential election.

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Patriots went nowhere on their final set of downs

Their play calling down at the goal line against Seattle leaves room for debate.

Special reports

Spotlight Team: The desperate and the dead

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/11/11/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/main3.jpg A suicide in the courtroom

Defendants with mental illness are much more likely to receive punishment than treatment, putting Mass. courts behind much of the country in addressing the mental health crisis.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

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?Spotlight? is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.

The Big Picture

Braintree-11/08/2016- Trump supporter Virginia Greiman cheers as Wisconsin goes to Trump as she watched the election results on a giant tv at an election night party for Donald Trump held at the F1 indoor car racetrack ballroom. John Tlumacki/Globe Staff (metro)

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

Election Day 2016

Americans headed to the polls Tuesday across the nation.