Elizabeth Warren focuses on inequality at campaign kickoff

Elizabeth Warren spoke in Lawrence Saturday.

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Speaking in Lawrence, Warren began her campaign by recognizing the women who had gone on strike there more than a century ago, connecting themes of labor rights, immigration, and gender to her own campaign.

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Jerome Segal has some thoughts on the Bread and Roses bit in the senator?s presidential announcement.

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Allison Donovan was one of two women struck by a truck at the intersection of Powder House Boulevard and Hardan Road on Friday evening.

Dave Epstein

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The Boston area could see 1 to 4 inches of snow Tuesday, with sleet and rain possibly mixed in.

At the AMC Boston Common 19, VIP customers get access to a separate, ostensibly shorter, line for concessions.

Barry Chin/Globe Staff

Priority line madness: Now even Santa?s lap has a FastPass

Wherever you look nowadays there are two lines: a priority line for insiders, and another line for everyone else.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/09/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ryanasian5met.jpg At Harvard, Asian-American students urge diversity efforts beyond admissions

The imminent departures of two Asian-American professors has drawn attention to the meager number of minority faculty on campus.

After car gets stuck on Chelsea bridge, operators suspended

A car got stuck between the safety gates on the deck of the Chelsea Street Bridge, according to MassDOT.

Gloucester woman and unborn child killed in snowmobile crash in Maine

Elizabeth Abelson, 30, who was due to give birth in early March, was snowmobiling Saturday morning with her husband in Greenwood, Maine.

this week in weed

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/22/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/BEDFORD_20180321_BOOMER_POT_GROWER_007.jpg Pulling back the curtain on Boston?s marijuana licensing process

Applicants for city marijuana permits are learning the system has hidden steps.

Outdoor seating at Cultivar, one of many local restaurants to close in recent months.

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Why are so many Boston restaurants closing?

It?s the rents. It?s the labor costs. It?s changing tastes. It?s the Trump factor. In short: It?s the perfect storm, and something needs to change.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/01/23/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/Rinaldi19012327DCF03.jpg The call from DCF: ?We have your children?

A mother struggles with the loss of her children in the wake of a state judge?s decision to terminate her rights to them for good.

Kyrie Irving was fouled during the first quarter.

Clippers 123, Celtics 112

Celtics drop 28-point lead, lose to Clippers after Kyrie Irving leaves with sprained knee

Irving left the game with a sprained right knee with about four minutes left in the second quarter. He had 14 points in 14 first-half minutes.

Ultimately, winning was more important to Tom Brady and Bill Belichick than any of the issues at the center of last season?s ?tension? between the two.


For Patriots, ?tension? of last season seems so long ago

What was supposed to kill them only made them stronger. Sorry, America.

Los Angeles, CA: 10-28-18: Manager Alex Cora hoists the trophy as the Red Sox celebrate their World Series victory. David Price is in the middle. The Boston Red Sox visited the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Five of the World Series at Dodger Stadium. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)


Here?s one man?s rankings of baseball?s managers

In his first season as manager, Alex Cora led the Red Sox to the World Series crown and earned Nick Cafardo?s top ranking for 2019.

Starts & Stops

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It may seem counter-intuitive, but the idea is to run more frequent service by freeing buses from downtown traffic.

Above: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visited MIT?s campus in March 2018.

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Yvonne Abraham

Universities will take the cash, even if it?s dirty cash

MIT, Tufts, and other institutions are grappling with an important question: Is it OK to accept tainted money when it funds a just cause?


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See something, say something. That?s the Homeland Security motto Cindy McCain stuck to when she reported a woman and her child to police last week. For being an interracial family.

Opinion | Christopher Weyant

Bad news at the doctor?s office

Cartoonist and illustrator Christopher Weyant envisions the new meaning to ?bad news at the doctor?s office.?

Cambridge, Ma., 12/31/2018, Senator Elizabeth Warren and her husband Bruce and dog Bailey greet the media outside her home after announcing she has launched an exploratory committee for President 2020. Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff


In Elizabeth Warren?s case, has decision already been made for her?

The Native American issue continues to tug at the Massachusetts senator, who is expected to announce her candidacy for the 2020 presidential race.

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Matchmakers believed that the time and the place were right for mating. It didn?t end well, however.

Dinner with Cupid

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/04/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/0210DavidMax.jpg Blind date: ?I asked about her dating history, and that filled most of our meal?

Will too much talk about their exes haunt this date?

Special reports

They were the top of their class at Boston public schools. Then life happened

Read a multi-part investigation into how and why the lives of promising Boston valedictorians didn?t quite turn out the way they expected.

Love Letters: The Podcast

Season Two: How do you meet someone?

Dating in 2019 is?complicated. Frustrating. Sometimes completely exhilarating. In Season 2 of the podcast, Meredith Goldstein goes deep on one of her most-asked questions.

Listen:   Apple Podcasts   |   Stitcher   |   RadioPublic


The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Highlights from the Patriots Super Bowl parade

Patriots fans filled the streets to celebrate New England?s sixth Super Bowl win.

Real Estate

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/09/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/10-beechwood-road-halifax-exterior-side-1024x576$medium-9070.jpg Are we ignoring ? or outright banning ? an easy affordable-housing fix?

Mobile homes may be the least expensive and most effective means of addressing the region?s housing shortage.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/08/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/GettyImages-1094227284-1024x576.jpg Scientists have ideas to spend Trump?s $500 million for childhood cancer

Childhood cancer experts say there are specific, actionable research questions that the money could help them answer.