The transition to Trump

Romney says Trump gives him ?increasing hope?

President-elect Donald Trump ate dinner with Mitt Romney (right) and Reince Priebus (left) at Jean Georges restaurant on Tuesday.

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The former Mass. governor and the president-elect met for two hours Tuesday at a restaurant in New York.

// How Trump?s health picks could affect Mass.

In Boston, changes in the health care industry could send shockwaves through the local economy.

// Trump expected to tap Mnuchin as Treasury secretary

Steven Mnuchin is a financier with deep roots on Wall Street and in Hollywood but no government experience.

// Moulton is 2nd from Mass. to back Nancy Pelosi?s challenger

Seth Moulton said he?d back Ohio?s Tim Ryan, in another sign of growing discontent with the Democratic Party?s direction.

// Maura Healey threatens to sue Donald Trump

In a new fundraising appeal, the Mass. Attorney General is promising to take President-elect Donald Trump to court.

Senator Elizabeth Warren is coming out against the bill, aimed at boosting medical innovation.

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Warren splits with Mass. interests and party over drug bill

Elizabeth Warren claimed the bill aimed at boosting medical innovation has been ?hijacked? by pharmaceutical companies.

// Workers blame shuttered Attleboro plant for illnesses, deaths

Plaintiffs claim in a lawsuit that Texas Instruments had lax safety standards and hid the danger from its employees.

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What the overtime pay ruling means for you or your business

A top Boston labor and employment lawyer explains how you might be affected now that a major change in the way employers calculate overtime pay for salaried workers was blocked.

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This boxer?s toughest opponent is cerebral palsy

Even at 45, Sean McCarthy doesn?t let the neurological disorder keep him out of the ring. ?I don?t have a disability. I?m physically challenged.?

// Will Eataly take a bite out of Boston?s food scene?

Excitement over the food hall?s arrival is tempered by fears that it might eat away at the profits of small storefronts or steal shoppers.

// Behind the scenes on Day 1 of Boston?s Eataly

It was a project years in the making, and on Tuesday, it was time to make sure it all went off without a hitch.

Flyers 3, Bruins 2

// Flyers tip Bruins in nine-round shootout

The Bruins unloaded 47 shots on Steve Mason in regulation and OT.

Bloody Truro shark attack caught on camera

In the video, the white shark bites a grey seal in shallow water, which is not uncommon behavior, according one expert.

New England Patriots tight ends Rob Gronkowski (87) and Martellus Bennett (88) warm up during an NFL football team practice Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Will the Patriots be in a tight spot without Gronk?

Rob Gronkowski and Martellus Bennett have combined for 1,080 receiving yards ? exactly 540 for each ? and seven TDs

The rising sun cast a glow over Presque Isle, Maine. An economist calls the town one of the nation?s most anxious.

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Is quiet Presque Isle the most anxious place in America?

?Who pinned that on us, an outsider?? snorted a local optometrist. Said the local barber: ?Do I worry? No, life?s good.?

// Beer importer stuck with ?pay-to-play? distributor

Shelton Brothers Inc. doesn?t want to sell beer to its distributor anymore. But under Massachusetts law, it must.


// Fall TV?s winners and losers

It?s time to take a look at the shows that have and haven?t inspired ratings and buzz.

// ?Manchester by the Sea? named best film by National Board of Review

Casey Affleck also took the Best Actor award for his role in the film.

// Raging wildfires kill 3, force evacuations in Tennessee

Wildfires fueled by high winds have forced the evacuation of thousands of people.

// All but 6 people aboard plane that crashed were killed

The aircraft, which went down in Colombia, was carrying the Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense. Twenty-one journalists also were on board.

Special reports

// The Desperate and the Dead: The ?new asylums?

There may be no worse place for mentally ill people to receive treatment than prison, yet a growing number end up in the ?new asylums.?

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.

The Big Picture

People are seen on giant fried eggs art installation as part of ?Hecho en Casa? (Made at home) urban artwork festival in downtown Santiago, Chile, Nov. 8.

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big picture

Art for the public

A look at how artists around the world are transforming shared spaces. Photographers captured recent exhibitions and permanent works on display in various locations for all to experience.