Jared Kushner was a Somerville landlord, and it wasn?t always pretty

These apartments on Dimick Street and Waldo Avenue in Somerville were once owned by Jared Kushner.


As an undergraduate at Harvard, Jared Kushner bought dozens of rental units in Somerville. But tenant complaints soon followed.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/d971e5a896aa4756804a2b70fc2bbf96-d971e5a896aa4756804a2b70fc2bbf96-0[1].jpg The Celtics? boring draft night, and other notes

The Timberwolves did what the Celtics should have done.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/22/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/FINAL062217.jpg Want better pay? Get on a bigger boat

How a rising tide of ?superfirms? is creating more income inequality.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/23/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/800166452.jpg Dalai Lama to appear in Boston this weekend

The Tibetan spiritual leader is scheduled to arrive Saturday and appear at an event at the Sheraton Boston on Sunday.

Boston, MA - 6/23/2017 - (6th inning) Boston Red Sox catcher Sandy Leon (3) points skyward after his 2 run home run during the sixth inning. The Boston Red Sox host the Los Angeles Angels in the first of a three game series at Fenway Park. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: Peter Abraham, Topic: 24Red Sox-Angels, LOID: 8.3.2878387600.

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Red Sox 9, Angels 4

Red Sox offer smashing tribute to David Ortiz

The Sox supported Rick Porcello with 9 runs on 10 hits, including 2-run homers by Hanley Ramirez and Sandy Leon.

This picture taken on June 23, 2017 shows World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue (C) and delegates posing for a photo during the General Assembly on the eve of the 23rd World Taekwondo Championships in southern county of Muju. World Taekwondo has officially replaced the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) due to its negative connotations of the acronym, the global governing body for the sport said. / AFP PHOTO / YONHAP / str / - South Korea OUT / REPUBLIC OF KOREA OUT NO ARCHIVES RESTRICTED TO SUBSCRIPTION USE STR/AFP/Getty Images

Sometimes WTF isn?t what you meant to say

The World Taekwondo Federation has had that name since 1973. Then the digital sphere noticed.

Ideas | Sally Satel and Scott O. Lilienfeld

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/20/BostonGlobe.com/Ideas/Images/brain%20pills.jpg Calling it ?brain disease? makes addiction harder to treat

Addiction is a complex set of activities whose course can be altered when the user confronts foreseeable consequences.

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 23: NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman speaks to the crowd during the 2017 NHL Draft at the United Center on June 23, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bruins choose forward to start Day 2 of NHL Draft

Jack Studnicka is a right-shot forward from Windsor, Ontario.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/19/BostonGlobe.com/Travel/Images/Morse's%208%20Schnitzel.jpg A German food lover?s paradise in Maine

The inventory has grown from two items, sauerkraut and beet relish, to shelves full of German specialty foods.

Love Letters

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/Meredith_Goldstein5-5613.jpg Fell for a married woman ? again

I know it sounds selfish that all I?m thinking about is me. I just don?t want this to happen again.

The Trump presidency

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/31/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/RinaldiHealey02.jpg Maura Healey?s top target these days is Donald Trump

The Massachusetts attorney general has racked up 11 legal cases against the Republican president?s agenda.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/putin.jpg US debated way to deter Putin?s vote meddling

A US intelligence report detailed the Russian president?s direct involvement in a cyber campaign to disrupt the presidential race.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/russia-1stld-writethru-3cd443e2-57f6-11e7-a204-ad706461fa4f.jpg President Trump accuses Obama in Russian meddling

President Trump took a swipe at his predecessor?s administration in a Friday night tweet that mentioned Russian meddling in last November?s US election.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/23/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/1ecd9726ce134717b2c561ed4abe410f-1ecd9726ce134717b2c561ed4abe410f-0.jpg 5 GOP senators now oppose health bill ? enough to sink it

Nevada Republican Dean Heller became the fifth GOP senator to declare his opposition to the party?s banner legislation.

Bill Gidrewicz (center) and director Nanci Baren served a lunch to members of the Ruby Rogers Center in Somerville.

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?Our members represent the most fragile thread in the tapestry we know as Somerville?

The Ruby Rogers Center serves Somerville residents with mental illness or disability and will close Sunday after 30 years.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/23/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/rochester%20crop-11495.jpg In N.H., police could be close to arresting man who punched woman 39 times

Rochester, N.H., police appear to be closing in on the man who allegedly punched an 18-year-old woman 39 times.

Head of feared MS-13 chapter in East Boston pleads guilty to drug, gun charges

Santos Portillo-Andrade, 33, a Revere resident who also goes by the moniker ?Flaco,? faces a lengthy prison term.

An employee handled a call at the MBTA new 'centralized call center' for the Ride in Malden.

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Complaints rising at The Ride

Riders say service has worsened ever since the MBTA launched a major overhaul of the paratransit system in February.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/22/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/Bedford_170322_CADDEN_001.jpg 35-year sentence sought for N.E. Compounding Center boss

?If there ever was a fraud case that deserves the greatest punishment allowable, this is it,?? federal prosecutors wrote in court papers.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/23/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Bedford_170418_MARCOTE_006-9475[1].jpg Suspect indicted in Marcotte murder

The Worcester man accused of killing Vanessa Marcotte was formally charged with murder Friday.


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


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/23/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/Off%20the%20Charts.jpg How a text message can mean the difference between sickness and health

I?ve learned firsthand that a simple text message can bridge patient care in and out of the hospital.