Doctor says he brought needed care to Bermuda

Dr. Ewart Brown, the former Bermuda premier, said he helped Burlington-based Lahey Clinic bring sophisticated health care to the British territory.

The Trump administration

FILE - In this May 17, 2016 file photo, a new sticker is placed on the door at the ceremonial opening of a gender neutral bathroom at Nathan Hale High School in Seattle. A government official says the Trump administration will revoke guidelines that say transgender students should be allowed to use bathrooms and locker rooms matching their chosen gender identity. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

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Mass. transgender advocates criticize Trump?s gender ID policy

The decision, an activist said, sends a message that transgender individuals ?are not as important and their lives will not be protected.?

// Trump lifts Obama-era transgender protections

President Trump reversed an order from the Obama administration that allowed transgender students to use the restroom of their gender identity.


// Wahlbergs embroiled in food fight

Boston?s famous Wahlberg brothers are being sued by their business partners, who say they were shut out of plans to expand the Wahlburgers restaurant chain

East Boston, MA: 02-21-2017: Haibnan airlines airplane at Logan Airport in East Boston, Mass. Feb. 22, 2017. Photo/John Blanding, Boston Globe staff story/Katie Johnston ( 23china )

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Boston to China: Come visit

Boston?s first sales mission to China comes as the country overtakes the UK as the top source of overseas visitors to the Hub.

// Amazon settles on Back Bay for Boston expansion

The e-commerce and tech giant, already a presence in Cambridge, plans to lease space in the new WeWorks building on St. James Avenue.


Boston, MA: 02-22-2017: Kyiesha Menzie arrives home at the Mildred C. Hailey Apartments, formerly known as Bromley-Heath, in the Jamaica Plain n neighborhood of Boston, Mass. Feb. 22, 2017. With her Is her daughter Summer Murrain (in carriage) and her son Jordan Cage (another son Joseph Murrain was there but can't be seenn). Photo/John Blanding, Boston Globe staff story/Evan Allen ( 23hailey )

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City seeks private partner to rebuild J.P. complex

There is no federal money to repair or rebuild the Mildred C. Hailey Apartments. So housing officials are seeking proposals from private developers.

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// N.H. judge hears arguments on effectiveness of Owen Labrie?s defense

Jaye Rancourt, who served as local counsel to the out-of-state defense team, said that she was virtually shut out of the case.

// Paul LePage asks Trump to return national monument in Maine to private ownership

Maine?s governor said he?s hopeful Trump will heed opponents of the monument in Maine?s Second Congressional District.


A John Deere combine demonstrates corn harvesting at the Husker Harvest Days agricultural fair in Grand Island, Neb., Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

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hiawatha bray | Tech Lab

You gotta fight for the right to repair your digital devices

Businesses can bar customers from tinkering with the software; those who do so could be hauled into court for copyright violations.


ABC?s four-night miniseries ?When We Rise? was written by Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black.

Television review

?When We Rise? traces the gay rights fight over decades

ABC?s four-night miniseries is an honorable effort, but there?s a lack of depth in all this breadth.


Ducks 5, Bruins 3

// Bruce Cassidy, Bruins have winning streak snapped at four

It was Cassidy?s first loss as coach of the Bruins.


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Opinion | Michael Widmer

// What?s wrong with Gov. Baker?s Medicaid proposal? All of the above

Governor Baker?s proposal to cap commercial insurance payments to providers will create more problems than it solves.

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?

Real Estate

Home prices along 495 still haven?t returned to the highs of a decade ago

In a few relatively affluent communities along the Interstate 495 corridor like Hopkinton and Boxborough, median home prices are pushing well past peak levels last reached more than a decade ago.