Macron to become France?s youngest president

(FILES) This file photo taken on March 8, 2017 shows French presidential candidate for the

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Voters faced two starkly different choices for president: The independent centrist Emmanuel Macron and the far-right Marine Le Pen.


// Biggest loser in French election? Tech companies

The French election exposes how little tech companies have improved since their failures during the US election.

Dr. Richard Field, left, and Dr. Lina Bolanos

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A last-second plea for help led police to slaying site

Drs. Richard Field and Lina Bolanos were anesthesiologists who were engaged, and their deaths left behind ?an inescapable void.?

// Advocates speak out as suicides soar at county jails

Said the parent of one victim: ?They left him everything to hang himself. What a horrible mistake they made.?

// Susan Collins of Maine expresses concern about health care overhaul

Republican Senator Susan Collins said the Senate is ?starting from scratch? as it considers health care legislation.

// States brace for big decisions under GOP health care changes

States that expanded their Medicaid programs and could now see a huge pool of federal health care money evaporate.


Stonehill College student killed while studying abroad

Linsey Malia, of Easton, and one other student died after a personal watercraft hit their boat in Copenhagen.

Person dead after stabbings reported in Milford Sunday

Milford police said on Twitter that they were on the scene of the attack.

Candida Rose Baptista is finishing her Masters Degree at UMass Boston in Masters in Transnational Cultural and Community Studies. She was performing her final project in a concert.

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UMass Boston?s uncertain future has supporters worried

With a massive budget deficit, some fear the university may be forced to abandon its focus on serving local students.


Washington, D.C. - 5/04/2017 - (4th quarter) Washington Wizards guard Brandon Jennings (7) tries to argue a call in the fourth quarter. The Washington Wizards host the Boston Celtics in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: Adam Himmelsbach, Topic: 05Celtics-Wizards, LOID: 8.3.2398463528.


To Greg Anthony, disdain in Celtics-Wizards series has been ?great?

The Turner Sports analyst also heaped compliments on Boston point guard Isaiah Thomas.

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 14: Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks stands on the field prior to the game against the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome on January 14, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/


These veteran players were put on notice with their team?s draft picks

These players might be safe for 2017, but they will soon find out why the NFL is nicknamed, ?Not For Long.?

Judy Shattuck carried a prescription to the parking lot for a customer at the Pepperell Family Pharmacy in Pepperell last month.

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Independent pharmacies hang on

When Samuels Pharmacy in downtown Winthrop closed last month, families who had been customers for decades came to say goodbye.

Boston, MA - 10/30/2016 - Passengers board an MBTA Greene Line train at the intersection of Commonwealth Avenue and Harvard Street in the Allston neighborhood of Boston, MA, October 30, 2016. (Keith Bedford/Globe Staff)


Don?t count on others to pick up the tab for better transit

Creative financing only goes so far. If we want better MBTA services, we?ll have to pay for it ourselves.

Michael Che offers up his take on the Adam Jones incident

Che implied that all fans ejected from Fenway Park during a May 1 game against the Orioles were kicked out because they used racial slurs.

// Netflix renews ?13 Reasons Why? for second season

Season two of the series, which revolves around the suicide of a high school girl, will debut on Netflix next year.

// Obama to visit Boston today to accept JFK Profile in Courage Award

The award is ?the nation?s preeminent award for elected officials and public servants,? the JFK Library says.

Photography Review

// With excellent ?Exposure,? PRC bids farewell to BU

The 21st annual juried show at the Photographic Resource Center at Boston University may be one of the best. It?s definitely the saddest.

// Why aren?t robots boosting economic productivity?

Machines are super efficient, so shouldn?t they be boosting economic productivity?

Opinion & Ideas


// Jeff Jacoby: Freedom of speech, even in therapy

When did it become the business of lawmakers, in a nation governed by the First Amendment, to criminalize misguided and delusional ideas?

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Summer of ?67

// The summer that changed Boston

The nation was splintering, and Boston wasn?t immune. But something was happening here.


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// Advice on taking real estate photos from a Pulitzer-winning photographer

In America, everyone who has a cellphone thinks they are a professional photographer. They are not.


// Documenting Hate: Submit an incident you know about

If you have been a victim or witnessed a hate incident, share your information here so we can investigate.


// The tiny fish that has helped unlock the mysteries of human disease

Through studying zebrafish, Harvard?s Leonard Zon has found genes that cause human diseases.