The Trump presidency

Trump urges senators to pass Obamacare repeal

Seated next to Senator Dean Heller, President Trump said, ?He wants to remain a senator, doesn?t he?? as Heller gave a strained grin.

// Susan Collins says it?s time to fix Obamacare

Senator Susan Collins of Maine wants to shore up the ACA to stabilize health insurance coverage for millions of Americans who need help.

The sun flares in the camera lens as it rises behind the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington, Sunday, June 25, 2017. The court is expected to decide within days if the Trump administration can enforce it's travel ban. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)


Trump can enforce refugee ban for now

However, the Supreme Court is leaving in place a weakened travel ban that includes grandparents among relatives who can help visitors.

// Fugitive told wife to bury him in backyard when he died

A fugitive accused of killing a Pennsylvania police chief and recently dug up in Dartmouth instructed his wife to bury him in their yard.

// Australian woman called 911 twice before she was shot dead

A woman in Minneapolis who heard what she thought was a sexual assault behind her home called 911 not once but twice before she was fatally shot.

Shirley Leung

// No women allowed at this country club pub

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.

The legislation proposed in Massachusetts wouldn?t change the basic marijuana rights of adults that the ballot question put in place.

Legislature moves forward on marijuana law overhaul

Both chambers of the Massachusetts Legislature a House-Senate compromise bill in the afternoon.

Naked driver arrested after speeding in construction zone

A Chicopee man was found naked behind the wheel of a pickup truck on Interstate 91.

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

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

// Court hears appeal by Motel 6 to operate in Braintree

The town revoked the license for Motel 6, citing safety issues at the site where a Braintree police officer was shot.

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An MLK Scholar turned aspiring journalist

Watch Boston student Takora McIntyre talk about the moment she became inspired to take control of her future.

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Beware the greenhead: One man?s quest to find the perfect weapon against this wretched creature

We have gin and WD-40, dryer sheets and bottles of funky-smelling homemade potions, along with a foil blanket and an electrified tennis racket-looking thing.

// Supporters pack court as suspects in Mission Hill store owner slaying are held without bail

Jerome Hobson, 38, of Dorchester, and Shawn Redden, 26, of Brockton, were each arraigned on murder and other charges in West Roxbury Municipal Court.

Hector Gonzalez visited the makeshift memorial outside AC Hardware in Mission Hill on Wednesday.


Murder of business owner shocks neighborhood

A crowd of onlookers gathered Wednesday to pay tribute to Andres Cruz, who lost his life apparently fighting off robbers in his hardware store.

Andres Cruz


Family of slain hardware store owner faced similar tragedy seven years ago

The wife of Andres Cruz was working inside another family owned shop in Uphams Corner when a gunman killed her uncle during a 2010 armed robbery.

Tech Lab

// Would you pay $1,200 for the new iPhone?

Assuming the industry rumors are true, Apple will unveil a 10th anniversary iPhone that might be priced as high as $1,200.

Ben Volin | On Football

//}.jpg All these Tom Brady snubs are actually kind of funny

From the ESPYs to various rankings, the Patriots quarterback isn?t getting his due ? plus other pre-training camp thoughts.

// The Pablo Sandoval era is officially over in Boston

The Red Sox released the third baseman on Wednesday, although they still owe him $48.3 million.

Love Letters

// Getting back into dating at 58

A divorced woman wants to know how to deal with all these websites and apps; plus, the never-old question of ?will they like me??

Ask Amy

// Daughter?s tattoos get under this parent?s skin

?It?s probably generational, but I can?t stand to see my daughter with tattoos. I just don?t know how to approach it.?


// Gov. Baker matches technocratic know-how with compassion ? and a few tears

Baker is perfecting the model of technocrat with just enough heart to satisfy 7 out of 10 voters in a state that went bigly for Donald Trump?s opponent.

// BBC publishes pay of top stars, revealing gender gap

Only one-third of the BBC?s top-paid stars are women, and only a tiny number are black, Asian or members of another minority group.


// Movie about Ruth Bader Ginsburg gets its lead

Natalie Portman pulled out of the biopic she had been attached to since 2015 and now Felicity Jones will portray RBG.


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// Plague chaser: How a wildlife biologist came to hunt ?Black Death? bacteria

In Flagstaff, Ariz., when officials suspect an outbreak of plague, David Wagner takes their call.


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A new design gives the 2018 Hyundai Sonata some fresh appeal

Sales of midsize sedans like the Hyundai Sonata have been steadily declining over the last few years. Pickup trucks and crossovers are now go-to purchases, which is something of a challenge for Hyundai. The Sonata accounts for 31 percent of all Hyundais sold in the U.S., and it?s the most well known model in their [?]