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GOP was thwarted by moderate faction

Centrists, especially Senator Susan Collins of Maine, dug in hard against the effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

// How failure to replace Obamacare threatens rest of GOP?s agenda

Dissent from the conservative wing could surface in other Republican policies.

President Trump with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 Summit in Hamburg.

White House defends Trump-Putin chat at dinner

The administration said Trump?s sitdown with Putin, hours after the two met earlier, was ?brief.? Reports say the talk was one hour long.

// Cohasset man rescued after falling 20 feet into an open well

Twenty-one firefighters from 12 departments worked to free the man.

AC Hardware?s owner appears in a sign that hangs over Tremont Street.

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

Slain hardware store owner was the ?life of Mission Hill?

Andres Cruz, identified by law enforcement as the deceased, was the victim of a robbery gone wrong, police said.

That buzz in Boston? Low-flying helicopters

The helicopters flying over the city late Tuesday were part of an ?authorized operation,? the FAA said.

// Substance abusers to move out of sex offender facility

The 14 men committed for addiction treatment were being housed at Bridgewater State Hospital.

// Advocates call for crisis training for police

Legislation backed by mental health advocates would create a training program to teach police about mental illness and drug problems.

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Hanley Ramirez watched his game-winning home run sail over the wall.

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Red Sox 5, Blue Jays 4 (15 inn.)

What a blast! Hanley Ramirez?s walkoff homer lifts Red Sox in 15th

Ramirez?s crowning blow in the wee hours ended an epic, rain-delayed game that lasted 4 hours 59 minutes.

// Red Sox lose out to the Yankees again ? this time for Todd Frazier

The Yankees have landed the third baseman, and relievers David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle.

Alex Speier | Analysis

// Yankees used their deep farm system to address needs

The more important upgrade for New York may come from the additions of Robertson and Kahnle.

// When did taking a dip in the Charles become ?heavenly??

That?s what one woman said after swimming in the river as part of the annual City Splash event.

At the Charles River Country Club, men hold all but a half dozen or so of the ?A? memberships.

Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe

Shirley Leung

Sexist grill still par for the course at Charles River Country Club

A $1 million renovation of the Newton club?s men?s locker room includes a single-sex pub complete with food, booze, and a stone fireplace.

Salem officials released the final design for the Proctor?s Ledge memorial in January.

On 325th anniversary, Salem to dedicate witch trials memorial

The memorial is built at Proctor?s Ledge, where 19 people accused of witchcraft are believed to have been executed in 1692.

Sean P. Murphy | The Fine Print

// Lots and lots and lots of red. Little green.

Hiring people to work on your home or yard is often stressful. Here are a few suggestions to keep in mind when dealing with contractors.


// Would you serve your kids mac and cheese from a box?

There?s no excuse for not cooking from scratch. Or is there?

// ?I will turn 61 in October. I want to make it to 61.?

Steven Kadish, chief of staff for Governor Charlie Baker, says he?s simply ?run out of gas.?

NFL football player Julian Edelman, of the New England Patriots, speaks at the Kids' Choice Sports Awards at UCLA's Pauley Pavilion on Thursday, July 13, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Julian Edelman shared a letter from a professor who doubted his NFL dream

The English professor wanted to acknowledge a ?flippant comment? made in class about Edelman?s seemingly unrealistic aspirations.

// Globe CEO steps down

Doug Franklin cited strategic differences with publisher John W. Henry. His resignation took effect immediately.


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