After Trump?s decision, cities and states vow to step up

Throughout New England, the president?s announcement on Thursday stirred vows of resistance.

President Donald Trump walks out to speak about the U.S. role in the Paris climate accord in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Thursday. Must credit: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford

President Donald Trump announced Thursday that the U.S. will withdraw from the Paris global climate pact.

// At town hall, Markey, Walsh rip Trump over climate decision

?Our values are under attack,? said Mayor Walsh.

// Trump pulls US from Paris climate accord, to allies? dismay

The move strikes a major blow to worldwide efforts to combat global warming and distances the country from its closest allies abroad.

Opinion | Ernest J. Moniz

// Trump abdicates US leadership on climate change

History will judge him harshly.

// After Trump?s climate pact announcement, a green Boston City Hall

?City Hall is green tonight,? said Mayor Walsh on Twitter. ?Boston stands with the environment.?

Michael A. Cohen

// We?ll all be paying for Trump?s bad decision on the Paris climate accord

The inattention to climate change ? and hostility to environmental science ? will haunt America and the world for generations to come.

// Trump takes travel ban battle to the Supreme Court

The Trump administration on Thursday asked the Supreme Court to let it move forward with the president?s travel ban.

Andrew Wisniewski, an operations manager for Smart Start of Maryland, demonstrated how an ignition interlock device works. The devices are put in cars to stop drunk drivers from operating their vehicles.

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Nestor Ramos

How to save happy hour (and thousands of lives)

There are two conflicting desires near and dear to the liver of every devoted drinker.

// Is Boston City Hall one of the 10 most beautiful in the US?

A contributor to the website Curbed has declared that it?s in the running.

// Former Choate teacher now stands accused of misconduct with students at three schools

Frederic Lyman?s prep school teaching career spanned just six years, and four schools.

// Four-time cancer patient is in the race of her life

Gabe Grunewald will run the 1,500 in the Boston Boost Games, aiming for a spot in the US Championships.

// We sent our reporter to check out a new driving app. That was a mistake.

The Getaround app allows users to quickly rent other users? cars on an hourly basis, so obviously Dugan Arnett decided to expand his vehicular horizons.

// Could this be the summer that Americans finally take a vacation?

A pair of studies found that for the first time in 15 years, American workers are starting to use more vacation time.


// Eduardo Rodriguez, Red Sox fall flat in loss to Orioles

The lefthander got touched up for seven runs, including four home runs.

// Trillium?s beer garden opened today on Boston?s Greenway

The Massachusetts brewery ? a cult favorite ? opened its outdoor beer garden on Boston?s Rose Kennedy Greenway today at 4 p.m.

High-ranking court official swept up in prostitution sting

A high-ranking official in the state?s court system was among nine men swept up in an online prostitution sting Tuesday.

11-year-old among those arrested in Boston armed robberies

The 11-year-old was charged along with a 13-year-old boy and a 16-year-old boy in connection with a series of robberies at knifepoint.


// Justice for Baby Bella rests on the credibility of the mother who failed her

One thing Michael McCarthy?s defense attorney said about Rachelle Bond is true: ?Without her testimony, the Commonwealth has no case.?

// Authorities find car belonging to apparent murder victim in Needham

The car belonged to Laura Shifrina, 81, who was apparently murdered in her apartment in a quiet public housing development.

// Kenmore Square catches up with the boom

Big changes are on the way in Kenmore Square, years after the city?s development boom has transformed other parts of Boston.

// Reading condo fire reaches up to 7 alarms; more than 60 displaced

More than 100 firefighters responded to the smoky fire that displaced more than 60 residents, officials said.


// The Weekender: Wonder Woman, Hedwig, and Jerry Garcia

The Globe?s picks for the best ways to spend your weekend.

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// Cleanup on aisle one

Editorial cartoonist Dan Wasserman on withdrawing from the Paris climate accord.

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// Former top Mass. lawmaker often helped his business, family

Former House assistant majority leader Garrett Bradley had a pattern of taking actions that advanced his business and personal interests.


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// Advice on taking real estate photos from a Pulitzer-winning photographer

In America, everyone who has a cellphone thinks they are a professional photographer. They are not.


// 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.


// Pro-helmet activists are notching wins against motorcyclists

They have been pushing back hard against motorcyclists demanding the right to ride bareheaded.