House Democrats set April 2 deadline to receive report

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 25: Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) speaks to reporters at the U.S. Capitol, March 25, 2019 in Washington, DC. Over the weekend, U.S. Attorney General William Barr sent a letter to Congressional leaders informing them that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation did not find evidence of direct collusion between Donald Trump's 2016 campaign and Russia to influence the presidential election. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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House Democrats pressed the Justice Department to provide the full report from special counsel Robert Mueller even as Republicans called for them to ??move on?? from the Russia investigation.

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - MARCH 25: U.S. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) speaks to reporters after attending an event in Manhattan on March 25, 2019 in New York City. Nadler said yesterday that his committee will call Attorney General William Barr to testify now that special counsel Robert Mueller has completed his report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Democrats will play a risky game if they aggressively pursue investigations

A call for continued investigations into President Trump is an uncertain gambit for the Democrats.


// Obstruction of justice is no minor footnote

The fact that Robert Mueller was unable to rule out the possibility that the president of the United States may have criminally obstructed justice is no mere side issue, no minor footnote.

Opinion | Nancy Gertner

// The Mueller report: Where does it go from here?

The devil is in the details of the report.

Renée Graham

// As President Trump prevails, democracy falters

To Trump and his supporters, if democracy must die so that Trumpism can live, so be it.

03/22/2019 Hopkinton MA- Drew Lane (cq) left and his mother Linda Lane (cq) right are disputing a insurance bill. Jonathan Wiggs /Globe StaffReporter:Topic:

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Sean P. Murphy | The Fine Print

This woman?s polite request may have saved her $12,000 in surgery costs

Linda Lane was told her son?s surgery was covered, then, $12,000 later, that it was not.

Rudolph ?Rudy? Meredith, the Yale head women?s soccer coach from 1995 through November 2018, has agreed to plead guilty to fraud related charges for his role in the scheme, records show.

Yale rescinds admission of student linked to college admissions cheating scandal

In a brief statement, a Yale spokesman confirmed Monday that the Ivy League school ?has rescinded the admission of one student as a result of this matter.?

Cyclist, 71, is killed in collision with another bicyclist in Lexington

The fatal crash on the Minuteman Bikeway occurred around 2:09 p.m. Sunday, said Lexington police Lieutenant Michael Tuomi.

Tech Lab

Apple takes a step toward being a different kind of company

In an age of streaming content, Apple said it would get into the game with its own TV network, along with a subscription video gaming service, a paid version of Apple News, and a new credit card.

// Market Basket says stores are ?ghost-free? after reported sighting in Wilmington store

Rumors starting flying after someone posted in a Facebook page for Wilmington residents that they had seen a specter in Victorian garb floating through the supermarket recently.

Editorial Cartoon | Dan Wasserman

// Trump?s retort to the Mueller report

Cartoonist Dan Wasserman envisions President Trump?s response to the Mueller report.

Opinion | Alan M. Dershowitz

// AG?s findings draw 3 important conclusions

The bottom line is the president has been legally exonerated from both Russian conspiracy and obstruction of justice.


// After Mueller, ?collusion? can?t beat Trump

If Democrats don?t give up on it, they will be aiding and abetting Trump?s reelection.

Opinion | Michael A. Cohen

// What we already know about Trump and Russia

Irrespective of Mueller?s conclusions, there is overwhelming evidence that President Trump welcomed Russian interference.

Jeneé Osterheldt | Commentary

// In ?Us,? Jordan Peele delivers an American nightmare

In Peele?s new horror film, America?s scariest monsters are unmasked: ourselves.


Rent control, long shunned, is back on the table in Massachusetts

A battle is brewing on Beacon Hill over a longstanding hot-button issue in housing: rent control.

DENVER, COLORADO - DECEMBER 15: Matt LaCosse #83 of the Denver Broncos carries the ball against the Cleveland Browns at Broncos Stadium at Mile High on December 15, 2018 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

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What are the Patriots? options for replacing Rob Gronkowski?

Here is an assessment of the talent on the roster, in free agency, on the trade market, and in the draft.

Chad Finn

// Holding out hope that Rob Gronkowski?s retirement is brief

Even though we knew it was a possibility, news of Gronkowski?s retirement over the weekend hit hard.


// Robert Kraft avoids the spotlight as he awaits fate from Roger Goodell

Three owners told the Globe that they don?t expect Kraft?s legal issues to come up during the NFL owners meetings this week.


// Rick Porcello gets a scare with line drive off the head

Porcello was hit on the right side of his head, but no damage was done.

// Father of Sandy Hook victim dies in apparent suicide at Newtown?s town hall

Jeremy Richman, 49, the father of Avielle Richman, was found at the Edmond Town Hall, a movie theater and event space in Newtown, at about 7 a.m.

Attorney Michael Avenatti, who is representing an alleged victim of R. Kelly, walks into the Leighton Criminal Courthouse for R. Kelly's first hearing since the R&B star was charged with sexually abusing four people, including three minors, years ago, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 in Chicago. Cook County Judge John Fitzgerald Lyke Jr. has set Kelly?s bond at $1 million saying that the amount equals $250,000 for each of the four people he?s charged with sexually abusing. (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)

Michael Avenatti arrested, charged with trying to extort millions from Nike

Avenatti was arrested Monday on charges that included trying to shake down Nike for as much as $25 million by threatening the company with bad publicity.

// Suffolk DA Rollins, ICE at odds over criminal justice memo

The memo lays out Suffolk District Attorney Rachael Rollins?s criminal justice vision.

Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) celebrates his goal against the Boston Bruins with defenseman Victor Hedman (77) and defenseman Mikhail Sergachev (98) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, March 25, 2019, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Lightning 5, Bruins 4

Lightning strike down Bruins with three-goal third

Tampa Bay prevailed on Anthony Cirelli?s doormouth delivery with 52.2 seconds to go.

Boston, MA - 3/25/19 Former trooper Eric Chin arrives at federal court for sentencing in the overtime fraud scandal. Photo by Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff Topic: 26trooper

First state trooper sentenced in OT scandal avoids prison time

Eric Chin, 46, of Hanover was sentenced to a year of supervised release, including three months of home detention, and ordered to pay $7,000 in restitution.

// Nine nurses at Maine Medical Center?s labor department are pregnant simultaneously

Nine nurses in the Portland, Maine, hospital?s labor and delivery unit are expected to give birth between April and July.

// Brookline recreational marijuana shop says lines are under control as most customers reserve ahead of time

Three days into recreational marijuana sales in Brookline, New England Treatment Access leaders say their wait times have been ? at most ? about an hour long.

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.

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Munch Madness

Munch Madness

// See which restaurants advanced to Round Two

The top 32 restaurants have advanced to the second round of Munch Madness. Vote to keep your favorites in the running.

Special reports


You can?t own more than 3 pot shops, but these companies test the limits ? and brag about it

Sea Hunter and Acreage are testing the limits of state regulations on ownership of recreational marijuana stores.

The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Students stage global protest to speak out on climate change inaction

Students worldwide skipped classes Friday to protest their governments? failure to act against global warming as part of the ?Fridays for Future? movement.

Real Estate

//$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.


// Patients are using digital health apps to confess suicidal thoughts

Startups are scrambling to figure out how best to respond and when to call the police ? questions that even experts don?t have good answers to.