The Trump administration

Warring West Wing factions dismay experts

Management experts from across the country view Trump?s tumultuous style in the White House as deeply troubling.


Jacqueline Merritt takes her son, Marcus, when she drives for field trips and sporting events.

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Poverty rising in affluent communities

As housing costs skyrocket and wages stagnate, more families in well-to-do towns are finding themselves in need.

// Baker, business leaders are at odds on health care

Governor Baker?s proposal to control soaring costs by levying an assessment on companies isn?t going down well with business leaders.


Yvonne Abraham

// No country for older men ? or women

In a recently concluded case, the EEOC argued that Texas Roadhouse routinely discriminated against older job applicants.

// A look at when sin pays

Governments have long turned to ?sin? taxes to boost revenue, and next year marijuana will be added to the slate in Mass.

// Bombing survivor?s foundation helps amputee get prosthetics

A 19-year-old man who lost his legs in a car accident last year has received a new pair of prosthetic limbs.

After Hurricane Katrina, the federal government built a 1.8-mile barrier along Lake Borgne, a lagoon of the Gulf of Mexico.

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Sea wall plans considered to protect city

City officials are exploring the feasibility of building a vast sea barrier from Hull to Deer Island.

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Adam Himmelsbach

// Ubers, gyms, and jumpers. A night on the road with Isaiah Thomas

The night before every road game, the Celtics? All-Star guard finds a gym for a little extra practice.


// In Boston, baseball still owns our hearts

The Patriots? accomplishments since 2001 haven?t eclipsed what the Red Sox mean to us.

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How the ?67 Red Sox? ?Impossible Dream? ignited baseball fever

Fifty years ago, the team couldn?t raise anyone?s temperature. Then a pennant win and a World Series heartbreaker changed everything.

Pete Holmes (left) and Artie Lange in ?Crashing.?


Pete Holmes goes back to the beginning for his new HBO show

The Lexington-bred funnyman created and stars in ?Crashing,? a comedy debuting tonight that?s inspired by his experiences as a couch-surfing comic.


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// Millard Fillmore was deservedly forgotten, but his politics sound familiar

The 13th president is lost in obscurity, which is a more generous fate than he deserved.

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?