The transition to Trump

Trump answers questions about Russia, hacking

Donald Trump also said he will voluntarily transfer control of his business empire to his two adult sons, who will not discuss any dealings with him.

// Boston charity expects windfall from sale of local company

The Boston Foundation will announce Wednesday that it expects to receive one of the largest and most unusual gifts in its 101-year history.



// This foray to Japan could benefit Manny Ramirez in the public eye

The former Red Sox slugger could use that image repair that comes only with time and reconsideration.

// Charlie Baker faces some hurdles for 2018. Like Donald Trump

The governor is in a commanding position for reelection, but a number of complications could make his path tricky.


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Is Bob Kraft?s hoped-for soccer stadium in Dorchester dead?

After more than a year of discussions, the effort to build a home for the Revolution has gone nowhere.

Opinion | Michael P. Jeffries

// Obama?s speech is out of touch with reality

President Obama missed the mark on his treatment of racial inequality and in not addressing Donald Trump?s ties to Russia.


// Natalie Portman says co-star Ashton Kutcher paid 3 times as much

The two starred together in 2011?s ?No Strings Attached.?

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 11: Rex Tillerson sits in on his confirmation hearing for Secretary of State in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on January 11, 2017 in Washington, DC. Mr. Tillerson hearing is in front of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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In apparent break from Trump, Tillerson calls Russia a ?danger?

Rex Tillerson, Donald Trump?s nominee to lead the State Department, tried to allay concerns about the incoming administration and Moscow.

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Donald Trump invokes Nazi Germany in denying new Russia claims

Trump compared the political climate to Nazi Germany as he sought to dismiss allegations of compromising information.

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Trump taps Mar-a-Lago pal with Mass. ties for ambassador to Ireland

Soon after Trump?s win, he had a plum offer for Brian Burns, the son of the closest adviser to Joseph P. Kennedy: ?Are you ready to go to Ireland??

Obama?s legacy

// Here?s why Sasha Obama was absent during her dad?s presidential farewell

It was a question asked by many during President Obama?s farewell speech on Tuesday night: Where was Sasha?

// ?Yes, we can. Yes, we did. Yes, we can.?

President Obama issued an emotional defense of his vision to Americans facing a moment of anxiety and a dramatic change in leadership.

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The Weddings Issue

Wedding food?s gone way beyond chicken, beef, or fish

As couples look for creative menus to match their style, chefs and caterers offer up a host of options from ultra casual to refined.


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// Obama?s missed opportunity

President Obama?s speech was too political to be properly solemn and lasting, detracting from a more important message about democracy.

Special reports

//[1].jpg She loved him, and he died in the Holocaust. Now her son is bringing his music back to life.

A tale of young love drove a son on an eye-opening journey. And in the process, a musical legacy that was all but lost has been found, and a life revealed.

Life sciences

STAT, a national publication from Boston Globe Media Partners, covers health, medicine, and life sciences.


The Desperate and the Dead | Part 7

// The San Antonio solution

One Texas city took on mental health as a community and became a national model. Why can?t Mass. do the same?

The story behind ?Spotlight?

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ?Spotlight?

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