Trump says US should consider profiling Muslims

Donald Trump.

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Donald Trump suggested Sunday that the United States should ?seriously? consider profiling Muslims inside the country.

// Six questions about the gun control debate

Under pressure from Democrats, the Senate?s Republicans have agreed to allow a series of votes on restricting gun sales.

// Government to release some 911 calls with Orlando shooter

Authorities will release redacted transcripts on Monday of the phone calls between Omar Mateen and police during the attack.

?I had to risk losing my family?

A transgender father recalls becoming estranged from a son, and their reconciliation.

Teen swimmer dies after being pulled from Saugus pond

A 13-year-old boy died Sunday afternoon after he was pulled out of a pond at Lynn Woods Reservation in Saugus.

Mattapan, MA - 6/19/2016 - Police investigate the scene of a fatal shooting in Mattapan, MA June 19, 2016. Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff Topic: Reporter:

One dead, three injured in trio of shootings

Overnight violence roiled the city in three separate incidents spanning one and a half hours, said police.

Man shot and killed in Dracut

The 31-year-old man was killed at a residence in Dracut early Sunday morning, said authorities.

Body found on beach in Wellfleet

Investigators do not know if the body is related to the case of a man whose belongings were found on a nearby beach.

Uxbridge schools closed, boil order in effect after E. coli found in water

Some types of E. Coli can cause ?either diarrhea or illness outside of the intestinal tract,? according to the CDC.

Last week, the luxury 94-room Beauport Hotel opened, featuring three conference rooms, a large restaurant, and a rooftop pool with views of the harbor.

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Gloucester tries to lure biotech, tourism

Influential investors behind a new hotel and a biotechnology academy want to lure the marine biotech sector to support Gloucester?s working waterfront.

Army Private First Class Lawrence J. Curtin at Fort Eustis, Va., in October 1941.

Beverly Beckham

Discovering a father?s quiet love

In the big black binder that bears my name, he shows me what I see so clearly now: not my father and me arguing, but his quiet, constant love.


// Lobster or clam? There can be only one summer seafood king.

A highly unscientific analysis of which seafood most deserves New Englanders? adoration.

// Strict opioids laws hit chronic pain sufferers hard

?I feel so trapped when I look at my bottle and see six pills left,? said Jon Rodis, 57, who has a painful genetic condition.

// MIT computer independently adds realistic sounds to silent videos

Although the technology is nascent, it?s a step toward automating sound effects for movies.

Ideas | Will Isenberg and Tom Emswiler

// Federally fund public defenders

States are not funding attorneys for the indigent. It?s time for Washington to step in.

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Ideas | Heather Hopp-Bruce

The dark legacy of this dress

Bahzad Farhan Murad is collecting evidence to assist a future criminal prosecution of Islamic State group crimes.


// Red Sox give David Price just enough support

A tiebreaking home run by Mookie Betts in the seventh helped Price pick up his eighth win of the year.

// ?Star Trek? actor Anton Yelchin, 27, dies in accident

Mr. Yelchin was killed by his own car as it rolled backward down his driveway.

// William Shatner to mark ?Star Trek? anniversary at Comic Con in Boston

The three-day convention is scheduled for Aug. 12 through Aug. 14 at the Seaport World Trade Center.

Opinion & Ideas


Globe editorial board: Ban assault weapons now

The US has been pummeled by gun violence. One class of gun, the AR-15 style, has largely made it possible. We can make it stop. 

Ground Game

Ground Game

// Could Donald Trump end the stalemate on gun legislation?

In a tweet, Trump said that he would meet with the NRA to figure out how to ban gun sales to those on the no-fly or terrorist watch list.

Globe investigations

// Private schools, painful secrets

More than 200 victims. At least 90 legal claims. At least 67 private schools in New England. This is the story of hundreds of students sexually abused by staffers, and emerging from decades of silence today.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ?Spotlight?

?Spotlight? is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.

Design New England

Design New England

// ?This is home?

Keith Leblanc and Kelly Monnahan create a haven for themselves, family, and friends in the piney hills of outer Cape Cod.