The Trump administration

Father of Trump deputy treasury pick at center of family dispute

For more than a decade, James Donovan ? a North Shore native ? has been tackling one of his biggest challenges closer to home: his own father.

President Donald Trump walked to the stage to speak at a rally Wednesday night in Nashville, Tenn.

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Trump calls ruling ?unprecedented judicial overreach?

President Trump?s comments came after his revised travel ban was put on hold by a federal judge in Hawaii just hours before it was to take effect.

President Donald Trump spoke during a rally in Nashville on Wednesday, shortly after a judge in Hawaii put Trump?s revised travel ban on hold.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Trump?s latest travel ban was put on hold. What happens next?

This was the administration?s second attempt to impose restrictions ? and many of the revisions were specifically designed to pass legal muster.

// Winners and losers in Trump?s first budget plan

If President Donald Trump gets his way, there will be more losers than winners among government departments and programs.


Eric Fisher | On Weather

// These are the two tracks this weekend?s storm could follow

If you?re ready for springtime weather, prepare to wait a little bit longer. There?s a chance we?re going to get more snow this weekend.

Local politics

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Jackson faces uphill campaign to unseat Walsh

Tito Jackson is the underdog in his bid to unseat Mayor Marty Walsh; no challenger has beaten a sitting mayor in Boston since 1949.

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?My sister and her babies ? they?re murdered. They?re gone. And he has all these privileges?

Daniel J. LaPlante, who was convicted in 1988 of killing a pregnant woman and her two children, is asking a judge to reduce his prison sentence.

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16commuterrail - July 15, 2006. Riders board the weekend Metro Train in San Clemente. The train is bound for the inland empire. Expanded weekend service for Metrolink started today with riders leaving from the Riverside area to the beach at San Clemente. (Glenn Koenig/Los Angeles Times)

MBTA, take note: No other major commuter rail closes for whole weekend

The MBTA?s proposal to eliminate commuter rail service on weekends would make it unique among the 10 busiest systems in the country.

// Pair from Boston presumed dead after disappearing while snowshoeing

First responders in Canada looking for the pair found signs of a recent avalanche.

// Pain doctor who prescribed large amounts of Oxycodone pleads guilty to fraud

Fathalla Mashali prescribed more Oxycodone than some Boston hospitals at one point in 2012.


Yvonne Abraham

// The very essence of being Irish

The way some see it, fighting this wave of heedless cruelty is the most Irish of undertakings.


// Why are climate-change models so flawed? Because climate science is so incomplete

The EPA?s new director got it right: We don?t yet know ?with precision? what drives climate change.


// Startup eGenesis pushes toward goal: transplanting pig organs into humans

Cambridge biotech is launching Thursday with $38 million in funding.

//[1] A new lease on life for Kenmore?s Citgo sign

?It?s a landmark in the truest sense of the word. . . . It helps people know where they are.?

A rendering of the plans for the former Boston Flower Exchange in the South End.

The Abbey Group

New owners of Flower Exchange unveil their plan for the site

The Abbey Group envisions four lab and office buildings built around a 1-acre public plaza lined with restaurants, shops, and a cultural center.


Bruins 5, Flames 2

// Bruins turn up the heat, cool off Flames

Brad Marchand continued his torrid pace with a goal in the second period.

Munch Madness

// What are your favorite Boston-area restaurants?

Vote in our March Madness- style bracket to pick the most universally loved local place to eat.

Opinion & Ideas


// Merkel?s task: convince Trump to stand by EU

German Chancellor Angela Merkel carries a heavy burden to her first meeting with Donald Trump.


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

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

Special reports


// Star surgeon is scrutinized on concurrent procedures

New York authorities are probing how a famed prostate specialist manages his vast patient load.


// 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.


// Saving Sigmund: Psychoanalysts fight to make their profession relevant

Freudian psychoanalysis is often viewed as too old school to fit into modern care. Analysts are trying to change that.