The Trump presidency

Trump is said to be frustrated after Comey firing

President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media aboard Air Force One before his departure from Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Saturday, May 13, 2017. Trump is traveling to Lynchburg, Va., to give the commence address for the Class of 2017 at Liberty University. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Trump is said to be distrustful of some White House staff members and is furious about failed attempts to quell the firestorm over Russia investigations.

// Henri Termeer, key biotech leader who built Genzyme into an industry giant, dies at 71

Mr. Termeer helped build Cambridge-based Genzyme Corp. into a leading biotech company. He collapsed Friday at his home in Marblehead.

05/12/2017 Malden Ma Mya Cook (cq) left and her sister Deanna Cook (cq) right attend Mystic Valley Regional Charter School . The school has said that some of their students hair styles violates their school's dress code.The girls beleive that they are being punshied for their hair style. They are twins and are 15 years old. Boston Globe Staff\Photograph Jonathan Wiggs Reporter:Topic

Rights groups say Malden school?s hair extension ban is unfair

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


epa05962041 Pope Francis (L) addresses journalists during the traditional press conference on his flight back to Rome, following a two-day visit to Fatima in Portugal, 13 May 2017. Pope Francis celebrated a Holy Mass with the canonization of the little shepherds Jacinta and Francisco Marto at Holy Rosary Basilica in the Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima, which he was visiting on 12 and 13 May on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the apparent appearances of the Virgin Mary to three shepherd children in 1917. EPA/TIZIANA FABI / POOL

Pope says he won?t try to convince Trump to soften policies on immigration, environment

Pope Francis and President Trump are set to meet May 24 as Trump makes his first trip abroad since winning the White House.

A window announcing the encryption of data and requiring a payment for access is displayed in a railway station in eastern Germany Friday.

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How $11 helped stop a global cyberattack

A modest purchase may have slowed the attack?s spread before US-based computers were hit on a massive scale.

// Trump tells graduates at evangelical university that outsiders ?change the world?

President Trump?s first commencement address since winning the White House was at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va.

// Trump says he may pick FBI head by next week as interviews begin

President Trump said Saturday that ?we can make a fast decision? on a new FBI director.


Ideas | Livia Gershon

// What if working less is better?

Dare to be idle.


Boston MA 5/13/17 Boston Red Sox Chris Sale delivers a pitch against the Tampa Bay Rays during first inning action at Fenway Park. (Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff)

Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff


Chris Sale strikes out 12, gets run support and the win

Sale came off the field to an ovation after allowing three runs on two hits over seven innings and striking out 12.


// Game 7 is when NBA legends are born

Monday?s matchup will be the 30th Game 7 in Celtics history and Boston is 20-9 all time.


// It?s not the NBA, but Big3 could give basketball fans fix in offseason

The league is banking that the three-on-three format will prevent it from being a bunch of old-timers games.


// Is Colin Kaepernick being blackballed?

It?s time for Kaepernick to state his intentions to the world. It?s also clear that there should be a spot in the league for him.


// Tom Brady talks about playing until he?s 75 in online video

In the video, the Patriots quarterback has some words for employees that thought wearing a gigantic plastic bubble would help protect his body.


Dave Epstein

An unusual Mother?s Day nor?easter is set to hit this weekend

From Saturday evening through much of Sunday it?s going to be wet. Just how wet and how windy remains in question.

A preview of all the art events coming this summer

There?s a whole new season of things to see and do -- from music, theater, gallery shows, and entertainment -- in Boston and beyond.

// What?s to blame for the gender pay gap? Motherhood and housework

Marrying and having children hurts women?s pay relative to men?s because the division of labor at home is still unequal.

Mother?s Day recipe

Mother?s Day recipe: Bacon and eggs in toast cups

A tray in bed is so much more civilized than making her get up for brunch.

Game Changers

Real Estate

// Forget ?Not in my backyard,? YIMBY could be the new group on the rise

In the age-old struggle between builders and neighbors, independent pro-housing advocates can change the calculus.

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.