Trump bans transgender individuals from military

President Trump said the military ?cannot be burdened with the tremendous medical costs and disruption that transgender in the military would entail.?


// Is health care for transgender service members prohibitively expensive? No.

At least two studies in recent years have found that the cost of medical care for transgender service members would be minimal.

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell spoke after the Senate voted to consider the GOP health bill.

After bill fails to clear key hurdle, Obamacare repeal?s future uncertain

After winning a dramatic initial vote, Senate Republicans will see if they can pass a bill, but were met with an early setback Tuesday night.

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// Why Trump can?t just say, ?Jeff, you?re fired?

Here are three problems the president would have in firing the attorney general.

// Caught on hot mic, New England senators unload on Trump

Susan Collins of Maine and Jack Reed of R.I. discussed the federal budget ? and the president?s lack of familiarity with governing.

//[1].jpg Worcester man held without bail in Vanessa Marcotte murder

Police arrested Angelo Colon-Ortiz after his DNA allegedly matched with traces found on Marcotte?s hands.

14-year-old boy shot in Worcester

The boy was standing in front of his house when someone drove by and shot him once in his left leg, police said.

Large fish spill snarls morning traffic in Taunton

Fish spilled across Route 24, blocking morning traffic along the Southern Massachusetts freeway.

Footsteps in her attic from man secretly living there, police say

Officers in Virginia say they discovered the intruder, along with a backpack, clothing and bedding.

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The fire in a Dorchester condo building last month started when an improperly installed exhaust pipe, visible in front of the flames in this photo, ignited wood framing in the upper level of the Treadmark building.

Improperly installed exhaust pipe ignited massive Dorchester fire, commissioner says

Boston Fire Commissioner Joseph Finn said workers saw and smelled smoke for more than an hour before alerting firefighters.

// Officials ask for public?s help in Waltham ten-alarm fire investigation

Waltham and Massachusetts fire officials asked for public help in determining the cause of a massive apartment blaze Sunday.

Your Home | Design Refreshers

// Turning a shabby beach house into a waterfront paradise

It was dark, drab, and decrepit, but the new owners went to great lengths to save it.

Dan Shaughnessy

// There?s fun in watching these Red Sox play follow the leader

Friday night will be interesting when the Sox return to Fenway with David Price on the mound.

San Francisco Giants' Eduardo Nunez bats against the San Diego Padres in a baseball game Friday, July 14, 2017, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

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Alex Speier

Here?s what the Red Sox are getting in Eduardo Nunez

The Red Sox added a solid big leaguer who offers arguably the best insurance policy on the trade market.

// South End renters on the brink of eviction

Residents of a Harrison Avenue row house face eviction after its owner accepted a $2 million offer.

//[1].jpg Maître d? ends long reign over a Boston bastion of couth

Louis Risoli has been maître d? and fromager at L?Espalier for 34 years.

// Oops: Rick Perry duped by Russian pranksters impersonating Ukraine leader

Perry spoke to the pair about the Paris Climate Accord and the possibility of using pig manure as a power source in his 22-minute conversation.

// Suspect in N.H. gym beating wanted revenge, authorities said

Court records say Jordan Lamonde targeted the woman to get back at her ex-boyfriend?s brother. The accuser, muttering a barnyard phrase, eluded reporters.

// Panthers rookie dropped off at training camp by mom

Curtis Samuel?s mother needed the car ?so she?s driving it back,? a Panthers reporter said.


// VA secretary widens probe into troubled N.H. hospital

David Shulkin said he wants a review of care at the Manchester facility to be ?comprehensive, transparent and brand-new.?


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// How did biotech become a Hollywood supervillain?

It?s become cinematic tradition to treat biopharma as the bad guy, pushing ethical limits in pursuit of profits.


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