The Trump administration

How would the GOP health plan play out in Mass.?

The proposal means less money for insurance subsidies and MassHealth, affecting low-income residents.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

// You might get another savings account to worry about with GOP health plan

House Republicans are proposing a bigger role for health savings accounts in their plan to replace Obamacare.

FBI Director James B. Comey spoke at a ribbon-cutting for the agency?s new facility in Chelsea ? its first in a stand-alone building for the Boston region?s headquarters.

John Blanding/Globe Staff

FBI director speaks at ribbon-cutting for new local headquarters in Chelsea

James Comey did not take questions from reporters, instead discussing gang violence, drug trafficking, and terrorism at the event.

// FBI director is asked to testify in House panel?s probe

James Comey has been asked to testify before the intelligence committee for its first public hearing on Russia?s interference in the 2016 election.

// Conservative groups slam Obamacare replacement bill

A powerful conservative backlash is threatening to sink the new Republican health care bill less than 24 hours after its launch.


Officials addressed the media after a bomb threat was made to a Jewish Community Center in upstate New York Tuesday.

More threats target Boston-area Jewish day schools

Three Jewish institutions in Massachusetts were targeted Tuesday as part of a sixth wave of bomb threats that have affected centers across the country.

Sponsored by Rockland Trust

Upgrades to Logan are necessary, but will they ever get off the ground?

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

This content was produced by Boston Globe Media in collaboration with the advertiser. The news and editorial departments of The Boston Globe had no role in its production or display.

Josh Earnest, Barack Obama?s press secretary, said the media shouldn?t make itself the story.

Steven Senne/Associated Press

Ex-Obama spokesman: The media allows itself to be played by Trump

?We?ve seen President Trump cynically use the tendency of the press to defend itself. . . to try to distract from the tough questions,? Josh Earnest said at Harvard.

Support real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe.

// If Trump cracks down on pot, where does that leave Mass.?

Massachusetts is in limbo after the Trump administration signaled that a recreational marijuana crackdown may be coming.


Tom Brady introduces ?performance meals?

The prepackaged dinners, for $78 a week, are touted as high protein and 100 percent plant-based.

AFC DIVISIONAL PLAYOFF GAME BETWEEN THE NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS AND KANSAS CITY CHIEFS Patriots Malcolm Butler tackles Chiefs Albert Wilson in the fourth quarter Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA. (John Tlumacki/Globe Staff)


Malcolm Butler receives first-round tender from Patriots

The Patriots have other priorities (Dont?a Hightower) and have the fifth-most cap space in the NFL.

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) in the first quarter during an NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns, Sunday, March 5, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)


Isaiah Thomas has right to question coaching decisions

The Celtics guard sounded off on Brad Stevens?s lineup choices in Monday?s loss to the Clippers.


Americans having less sex than they once did, study finds

American adults are having less sex than they did a quarter-century ago, with married people showing the most dramatic decline, a study says.

// ?Taxi king? Ed Tutunjian to abdicate his throne

Developer Jay Doherty will buy the erstwhile tycoon?s Fenway properties, medallions, and Boston Cab business for $145 million.

// R.I. lawmaker surprised by ?insane amount of drinking? at State House

Lawmakers recently took shots on the floor of the House of Representatives to celebrate Dominican Republic Independence Day, Moira Walsh said.

// Bacon, soda, and too few nuts tied to a big portion of US deaths

Gorging on bacon, skimping on nuts? These are among food habits that new research links with deaths from heart disease, strokes, and diabetes.


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

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.

? Schedule: Where the president is today

? News: A look at what happened yesterday

? Social media: What Trump has been tweeting

Opinion & Ideas

Opinion | Mike Ross

// Finally, Boston architecture gets its act together

Boston?s developing skyline has been an unsettling display of profound mediocrity.

Special reports


// Two sisters, one house, and a mystery

Over the years Sheryl Waldman faded from view until she vanished, and no one seemed to notice ? until one cold evening last December.


// 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.


Search This Week's Specials

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 [?]