The Trump presidency

Trump warns Comey on Twitter not to leak to press

President Trump suggested that he may have surreptitiously recorded James Comey.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

The betrayal of James Comey

It helps to imagine the Trump-Comey episode as a kind of Shakespearean drama.

Michael A. Cohen

// Trump admitted he obstructed justice. Now he needs to go

The president openly acknowledged that the Russia investigation was the key factor in his decision to fire James Comey.


// Pig goes on tour of Melrose, is rescued by police

The pig was safely rescued after wandering the streets of Melrose about 8 a.m Wednesday.

// Rights groups criticize Malden school over hair policy

The Mystic Valley Regional Charter School disciplined black and biracial students because of hairstyles that violate the school?s dress code policy.

// Mourners gather to remember slain South Boston doctors

Angel Feliz, who met Lina Bolanos through her aunt, said the ceremony was ?very, very emotional.?

Claire LeBlanc demonstrated the use of an ignition interlock device in her car in Chatham.

Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff

Ignition interlocks take hold as deterrent to drunken driving

Nearly 6,000 convicted drunk drivers in Mass. must prove they are sober to start their vehicles, and do so again, at random intervals, while driving.


// Sister says weakened ?Sandra Bland Act? is ?gut-wrenching?

The sister of Sandra Bland, a black woman found dead in a Texas jail, says it is ?gut-wrenching? that lawmakers stripped reforms from a bill.

// Ohio police chief, 2 others killed

Authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of an Ohio police chief and two employees of a nursing home.


Washington, D.C. - 5/12/2017 - (4th quarter) Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) put up a desperation three point attempt but the shot did not fall as time ran out and the Washington Wizards took a 92-91 win in Game 6. The Washington Wizards host the Boston Celtics in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: Adam Himmelsbach, Topic: 13Celtics-Wizards, LOID: 8.3.2455943579.

Barry Chin/Globe Staff


Celtics will have to hope it?s not a lost cause

Boston is left wondering how this game and possibly the series slipped away.


// Heavy rain, strong winds expected over Mother?s Day weekend

The storm forced the cancellation of the annual Ducklings Day at the Public Garden and Lilac Sunday at Arnold Arboretum to be rescheduled until Saturday.

Game Changers

Public policy / government

// 50 years later, City Hall Plaza is cool

With the opening of Boston Winter, the city may finally have figured out how to make the plaza a year-round attraction.


14nocalendar - Get tickets now for the newly expanded 2017 Taste of Somerville taking place this year at Nathan Tufts Park in Powderhouse Square to fit over 60 restaurants and up to 2,000 guests. (Glenn Kulbako)

Glenn Kulbako


Eat, drink, and be merry at Taste of Somerville

Over 2,000 are expected to chow down on food from 60 restaurants and food trucks at the outdoor festival.

// Just how much craft pizza can Boston eat?

Artisan pizza shops are multiplying. Here are 11 telltale signs you?ve stumbled upon one.


//$large.jpg John Calipari watched Marcus Camby graduate from UMass ? finally

Marcus Camby received his UMass Amherst degree Friday ? 24 years after he began taking classes at the university.


// Tom Ashbrook taking a leave from ?On Point?

The host is dealing with a medical issue.


Movie Review

// ?Risk? ? the Julian Assange doc ? is a dance with the devil

Documentarian Laura Poitras trained her camera on WikiLeaks founder Assange over seven years of filming and disillusionment.

Trump Today

President Donald Trump spoke in the Rose Garden last week.

Shifting stories on the Comey firing

President Donald J. Trump contradicted his top aides and the vice president on his reasons for firing FBI Director James Comey.

Opinion & Ideas

Renée Graham

// The ?Badfellas? presidency rolls on

This presidency operates like a criminal enterprise, the likes of which we?ve only witnessed in Martin Scorsese gangster films.

Special reports

Special section | Game Changers

// Fifty-one bright ideas and breakthroughs for 2017

In a revolutionary place like Boston, innovators and innovations are as common as bad drivers. See who made our annual list.


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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.


// I didn?t want to bear witness to my mother?s anguish. But how could I not?

I didn?t want to watch my mother writhe in pain. But I cared for her. Did I help? I don?t know. But I was there.

Real Estate

Recent home sales south of Boston (May 12)

1267 Washington St. One-family Raised Ranch, built in 1994, 1,543 square feet, 5 rooms, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, on 27,424-square-foot lot.