John Kelly will leave Trump White House by end of year

The White House chief of staff was a key force for West Wing discipline. President Trump did not name a replacement.

President Trump greeted supporters Saturday after landing in Philadelphia.

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Legal clouds over Trump grow with new disclosures

The president hasn?t been charged with any crimes. He may never be. But he also hasn?t been cleared of wrongdoing.

opinion | Michael A. Cohen

// Accusations against Trump are the tip of the iceberg

The felony accusations against Donald Trump increasingly appear to be just the start of the president?s alleged law-breaking.

Former FBI director James Comey spoke with reporters Friday after meeting with members of the House Judicary Committee.

House panel releases transcript of interview with James Comey

The former FBI director met Friday with members of the House Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill.

On-duty FBI agent shot in shoulder in New York City

New York City police say the agent was shot at 3:30 p.m. Saturday in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn.

Water from Boston Harbor flooded Long Wharf during an October high tide.

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Yvonne Abraham

How to survive climate change: six easy steps

You can protect yourself from climate change, since your leaders won?t. Here are six ideas on how to do it.

// Winchester native named to chair Joint Chiefs of Staff

General Mark Milley, current Army chief of staff, is experienced, charismatic, and candid.

Spotlight Follow

// Charges against Boston officer disappear after private court hearing

These cases are another example of the unusually secretive process that Mass. uses to consider requests for criminal charges issued in district and municipal courts.

// Burned body found in park is identified as 29-year-old Lynn man

A man whose burned body was found in a Lynn park Thursday was identified Saturday morning by the Essex District Attorney?s office.

// French police fire tear gas in Paris in response to protests

A fourth weekend of protests turned violent Saturday, with demonstrators in Paris ripping down barricades and setting vehicles on fire, while police fired tear gas and water cannons.

A recently completed luxury condo building on Washington Street in Union Square sits alongside the neighborhood's stock of older apartment buildings in Somerville.

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Toward a more perfect Union Square

The Somerville square is on the verge of a $1.5 billion makeover. When it?s done, the neighborhood will be more modern ? and probably more expensive.


// What are Red Sox? needs heading into Winter Meetings?

The Sox essentially have their team in place with the exception of some additions to the bullpen, including a closer.


// Here are the top five toughest potential playoff opponents for the Patriots

The Patriots have parried away the NFL?s parity, rendering the regular season prologue in these parts.

FOR FUTURE HOHLER STORY Myra and Raymond Turner, parents of pro football player Kevin Turner, visit the memorial for their son at the Kevin Turner Field, at the Stanley-Jensen Stadium, Prattville, Alabama. Turner's photograph is on the memorial. Turner's nickname was

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Was CTE a factor in ex-Patriot Kevin Turner making his nurse his wife ? and heir?

Turner died a year after marrying his nurse, who now gets his NFL pension, but his parents claim he wasn?t mentally fit to make decisions.

Mike Napoli played with the Red Sox from 2013-15.

Former Red Sox Mike Napoli announces retirement

The first baseman spent parts of three seasons in Boston and was a member of the 2013 World Series winning team.

// How Lance Armstrong made a boatload on one investment

The cyclist?s prospects looked bleak after a 2013 interview where he admitted to doping while dominating the sport. Then his investment fund bought into Uber.


// Boston Harbor is clean but could face new threats to marine life: plastics and drugs

The Massachusetts Water Resources Authority should monitor new and emerging threats to the marine environment such as plastics and pharmaceuticals.

Opinion | Gerald V. Casale

//[1].jpg Devo, the 1970s band, has something powerful to say about today

Forty years after ?Freedom of Choice,? the subversive sound of Devo is more relevant than ever, writes founder Gerald Casale.


A Silver Line bus travels aboveground during a tunnel closure in April.

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Mass. transit system is at a moment of transition

From bus rapid transit ? in Mexico City and Boston ? to the future of commuter rail, readers weigh in on how we get around.

// Black bear spotted roaming through shopping area in Burlington

The bear roamed Friday night near retailers, restaurants and a movie theater, police said.

Dinner With Cupid

// Blind date: ?There were a lot of birthdays that night in the restaurant?

Will too many rounds of ?Happy Birthday? kill the mood for these daters?

// Dorchester stores? closures leave working-class families without options

Residents wonder what might fill those spots, and whether they?ll continue to offer affordable options for those who live nearby.


Special reports

Globe Magazine

// Help was a few feet away. Why didn?t they save her?

My wife, Laura Levis, did everything she could to save herself when the asthma attack began. She went to Somerville Hospital and called 911, too. How could she have been left to die just outside the emergency room?


// It?s All Downhill

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The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Globe staff photos of the month: November 2018

Here?s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month: a colorful sunrise, Christmas tree lightings, and high school sports.

Real Estate

Take a look inside Massachusetts? priciest single-family home sale so far this year

For anyone that?s ever wondered what $25 million can buy in real estate in Massachusetts, look no further than Swain?s Neck on Nantucket, which just earned itself the distinction as the highest-priced, single-family home sale of the year so far.


// Democrats are eyeing a valuable pharma asset: its patents

After a midterm election that saw voters focused on drug prices, progressives are decrying pharma?s abuses of the patent system.

Love Letters: The Podcast

// Love Letters: Until next year, my sweetheart

In a special bonus episode, Meredith Goldstein explores what happens to summer romance when the summer ends, and ?Wet Hot American Summer? creator David Wain shares a girl-crazy memory from his own camp days.

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