The Trump administration

In briefing, frustrated Trump slams Democrats, leaks, media

The president held an extraordinary press conference Thursday, saying he had inherited a ?mess? and disputing reports that his four-week-old administration is in chaos.

Ground Game | Analysis

// At Donald Trump?s press conference, an airing of grievances

Instead of using his news conference to promote his Labor pick Trump turned the press conference into a festivus holiday -- an airing of grievances.

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// Trump asked a black reporter to set up a meeting with the Congressional Black Caucus

?Are they friends of yours?? President Trump asked White House correspondent April D. Ryan.

// Watch clips from Trump?s extraordinary press conference

President Donald Trump mounted a vigorous defense of his presidency Thursday. Watch clips from the press conference.

//[1]-961.jpg A reporter called out President Trump on his faulty electoral college math

During his press conference, Trump stated that his electoral college win was the biggest since President Ronald Reagan.

// Trump campaign sends survey on media bias that is, well, pretty biased

A survey e-mailed by President Trump?s campaign on the media tends to lead participants in a certain direction by the way questions are phrased.

// Trump attacks haven?t hurt network, CNN says

CNN?s president said neither the network?s journalism or business have been hurt as a result of the president?s attacks.

// Women?s march organizers to follow up with March 8 strike

After millions participated in women?s marches around the world, organizers are planning a ?Day Without a Woman? boycott.

Red Sox

// Pablo Sandoval looks good. Now it?s time to play the same way

The Red Sox third baseman said his shoulder is 100 percent and he wants to win the trust of teammates and fans.


// The Weekender: Big laughs, little trinkets, and starry shows

The Globe?s picks for the best ways to spend your weekend.

// Flynn denied discussion of sanctions to FBI

Michael Flynn denied to FBI agents that he had discussed sanctions with the Russian ambassador, which could put him in legal jeopardy.

// John Kerry heads back to Yale to oversee global initiative named for him

Kerry will oversee a new initiative aimed at grappling with some of the world?s most pressing problems from terrorism to climate change.

// What?s closed in the Boston area for the Day Without Immigrants protests?

?Rather than getting 20 or 30 menu options, you will get three, because that?s the best we can do without our immigrant workers,? said one owner.

Josh Lewin is co-owner of Juliet in Somerville, one of the Massachusetts restaurants that have joined a national Sanctuary Restaurants movement.

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What does Trump?s crackdown on immigration mean for restaurants?

Those who work in the industry are speaking out, getting organized, and raising money to support immigrants? rights.


// David Ross isn?t too old to learn new tricks as a broadcaster

The former Cubs and Red Sox catcher, who retired at 39, has more on his plate at ESPN.



// What?s the deal with ?certified preowned? cars?

Is it just a fancy marketing term to get consumers to spend more on a used car? The answer, it seems, falls somewhere between optimism and cynicism.


// Hingham students, faculty support principal?s request to stay on

School officials have refused to allow the principal to rescind her retirement request following the death of her husband.

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Miss Conduct

// Advice: When ?I?m sorry? isn?t the best response to a death

But there?s an easy six-word extension to it that?s always the perfect thing to say.


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Trump Today

// Trump Today: Trump announces new pick for Labor secretary

President Trump?s original nominee withdrew from contention Wednesday.

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Opinion & Ideas


// Elder statesmen push for climate action

A group with sterling Republican credentials is advocating for a carbon tax to battle global warming.

Special reports

// A life taken, but also a life lost

How did 14-year-old Raeshawn Moody wind up becoming among the youngest to face a murder charge in Boston?


The Desperate and the Dead | Part 7

// The San Antonio solution

One Texas city took on mental health as a community and became a national model. Why can?t Mass. do the same?