In Vt., speaker assaulted on campus

A group of demonstrators at Middlebury College in Vermont ?aggressively confronted? guest speaker Charles Murray.

The Trump administration

// Warren defends opposition to HUD head

Ben Carson won his nomination on the Senate floor Thursday by a 58-to-41 vote.

// Trump tweets that US should investigate Schumer over ?ties to Russia?

President Donald Trump is hitting back at Senator Chuck Schumer with a 14-year-old photograph.

US Vice President Mike Pence (L) and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) (R) listen as US President Donald Trump speaks during a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill February 28, 2017 in Washington, DC. / AFP / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)



People don?t change, so why would President Trump?

For an hour, Donald Trump was ?presidential.? But if you?re expecting a new Trump, think again.

// City?s hospital leaders warn health law changes could lead to job cuts

The executives told Mayor Walsh that replacement of the Affordable Care Act could destabilize their organizations.

// Developer said to have deal to buy Suffolk Downs

The deal could turn the down-on-its-luck horsetrack into a new neighborhood.

// Harvard confronts its history of slavery

Harvard University laid bare the school?s historical connections to slavery at a conference Friday.

// ?It was an amazing moment. Amazing.?

?There was never a thought or question in my mind about what needed to be done,?? said one T worker who helped save a man at Government Center.

// Baker promises funding to offset any Planned Parenthood cuts

The governor would boost funding for clinics in Massachusetts if Republicans in D.C. cut the flow of federal dollars to the organization.

Uber headquarters in San Francisco.

Eric Risberg/Associated Press

Report of Uber ?Greyball? tactics concerns Boston officials

The report said the attempt to avoid sting operations by law officials before the ride hailing service was made legal was utilized in Boston.

Support real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe.

// Plan for Muslim cemetery in Dudley clears last hurdle

The town?s Zoning Board of Appeals approved the cemetery after more than a year of stormy public hearings.

// Want to eat corned beef on St. Patrick?s Day? Cardinal gives his blessing

Sean P. O?Malley granted a dispensation, ?given the importance of this feast in the life of the archdiocese and in the lives of so many of our families.?

// Seven dolphins rescued on Cape Cod

Friday?s rescue makes 101 marine animals stranded on Massachusetts beaches since the year began.

// For Mass. middle schoolers, homemade ?slime? is everywhere

?I think this is sort of the creative fad of the moment,? said Millis resident Lori LaDuke.

Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown goes in for a dunk during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Friday, March 3, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Mark J. Terrill/Associated Press

Celtics 115, Lakers 95

Celtics destroy Lakers in opener of five-game road trip

Isaiah Thomas finished with 18 points and eight assists to lead a balanced Celtics attack.

// Should we read anything into Jimmy Garoppolo?s latest Instagram post?

Nothing gets the rumor mill churning quite like a Friday night cryptic social media post.

//[1].jpg No surgery for Red Sox pitcher David Price

Manager John Farrell called it the best case scenario and said Price will just need 7-10 days of rest and treatment.


// Schwarzenegger, citing ?baggage,? will leave ?Celebrity Apprentice?

Arnold Schwarzenegger?s time as host of NBC?s ?The Celebrity Apprentice? will be a short one.


//$medium.jpeg Address: The week in real estate

Our weekly digest on buying, selling, and design, with expert advice and insider neighborhood knowledge.

Opinion & Ideas


// Feds have better things to do than chase pot

Trump administration officials suggest the federal government will crack down on legalized marijuana use.

Special reports

// The worst day in the history of Lake Winnipesaukee

On the morning of Feb. 11 ? Derby Day in New Hampshire ? everything looked postcard-perfect. But looks can be deceiving.


// Documenting Hate: Submit an incident you know about

If you have been a victim or witnessed a hate incident, share your information here so we can investigate.


// Can tilapia skin be used to heal burns?

Doctors in Brazil are testing the fish skin as a bandage for second- and third-degree burns.

Real Estate

7 school districts with innovative programs in affordable communities

Whether you're looking to challenge a gifted student, expose your child to a new culture or language, or find a setting with extra social, emotional, or behavioral support, here's a sampling of districts that are thinking outside the box.