WikiLeaks dump may describe CIA hacking methods

The documents are said to explain sophisticated software tools used to break into smartphones, computers, and even Internet-connected televisions.

The Trump administration

// Mass. treasurer asks Trump administration for clarity on marijuana

The Trump administration raised the prospect of a federal crackdown on recreational pot.

// House leaders brace for health law replacement fight

The bill?s backers are hoping to forestall an outright revolt among conservative Republicans who say the bill doesn?t go far enough.

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// Understanding the proposal for replacing Obamacare

The plan reaches into virtually every corner of the health care marketplace, with tweaks and innovations likely to affect millions.

// Invest in your health, not iPhones, Jason Chaffetz says

One Republican lawmaker is defending the replacement for the Affordable Care Act by urging those who can?t afford insurance to forgo purchases like iPhones.


// Mom charged with leaving son on road in brutal cold

Marina Johnson is accused of kicking the child out of the car on a windy night when it was in the 20s.

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Priorities include adding more parking and international flights. Massport CEO Thomas Glynn tells us the plan going forward, and if it?s feasible.

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Streamers filled the air after Boston investment firm Eaton Vance announced it has signed on to sponsor the Boston Pops July 4th concert on the Esplanade for three years.

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Boston Pops lands sponsor for July 4th concert

Investment firm Eaton Vance stepped up after corporate support for the beloved four-decade tradition on the Esplanade dried up.

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// Another bitterly cold weekend ahead

Lows Friday night will be around 12 degrees in Boston, and the frigid temperatures will remain for days.

// Changes to visa rules could leave tourism industry out in the cold

Immigration changes under President Trump have the businesses worried that they won?t be able to hire the international workers they need.

// Together for 97 years, twin sisters meet tragic end

Jean Haley and Martha Williams, who both were found dead after a frigid night, lived with grace, integrity, and a warm openness.

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Friends Issue | Magazine

// How can I call a convicted killer my friend? This is how.

It has taken time to understand that while friendship can be fragile, it is also incredibly flexible.


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Perspective | Magazine

Your dog is too fat. Actually, so is your cat.

Though we love our pets, we?re showing it in a dangerous way.


// Red Sox will get firsthand look at the Tim Tebow show

The former football player is expected to start for the Mets at designated hitter on Wednesday.

// NFL free agency opens this week. Here?s a complete guide

The Patriots and other teams will begin shaping their rosters for 2017 this week. Here?s a look at the market.

Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (right) beat Clippers center DeAndre Jordan to the hoop in the first half.

Clippers 116, Celtics 102

After blowing 3rd-quarter lead, Isaiah Thomas questions Brad Stevens

?For the most part I try to let [Brad Stevens] coach,? said Thomas, who later added: ?We can?t be experimenting in Game 63.?

// Richard Simmons?s publicist denies claim that housekeeper is controlling star

The fitness guru?s publicist said when Simmons ?decides that he wants to come back, that?s when he?ll come back.?


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

Trump Today

// Trump Today: A ?wonderful? new health care bill

President Trump praised the House GOP?s Obamacare replacement bill early Tuesday.

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? News: A look at what happened yesterday

? Social media: What Trump has been tweeting

Opinion & Ideas

Opinion | Richard North Patterson

// The tawdry triumph of talk radio

The ravings of extreme right-wing talk radio have become the coin of the realm in the Trump presidency.

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.


// How a biotech billionaire used a donation to boost his business

The contract for Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong?s gift ensured that $10 million came back to his company.

Real Estate

Look how this South End loft-style condo evolved to suit a young family

Interior designer Jennifer Glickman of Glickman Design Studio knew from the start that working on this 1,650-square-foot, two-bedroom, two-bathroom space in Boston?s South End would be fun and unconventional.


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Travel in style and luxury with the 2016 Volkswagen Passat SEL

Sometimes you wonder about coincidences. Do these things happen to everyone? In December, a 2016 Volkswagen Passat S?the base model?wound up as our test vehicle during some nice late-fall weather back in Boston. We liked it as a value proposition, citing good performance, economy, styling, and outstanding interior and trunk space. The downside? The smallish [?]