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Mookie Betts trade talks are evolving with Dodgers, Padres

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ALEX SPEIER - The Mookie dilemma: Red Sox face franchise-changing decision - Dealing a superstar just entering his prime years seems shortsighted but the history of long-term megadeals offer plenty of risk as well.

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Kobe Bryant, daughter die in helicopter crash in California

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With more players and a different league, Dedham boys' hockey rises to new level

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Athletes, fans mourn Kobe Bryant after former Lakers star dies in crash

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'Monet and Boston' will celebrate a strong connection, collection at the MFA - The Museum of Fine Arts has collected works by Claude Monet, the world-famous Impressionist, for generations. Now, the museum on Huntington Avenue plans to put 35 of his paintings on display all at once.

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US reports five people with virus from China -- The US has five confirmed cases of the new virus from China, all of whom traveled to the city that is the center of the outbreak, health officials said Sunday. Dozens of people have died in China in the outbreak, and hundreds have been sickened.

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Virus death toll in China rises as US prepares evacuation

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These maps are tracking the spread and risk of the Wuhan coronavirus in real time

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Teen stabbed on Blue Hill Avenue Saturday night dies -- A 16-year-old injured in a stabbing on Blue Hill Avenue Saturday evening has died, according to Boston police.

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Elizabeth Warren's campaign against Scott Brown in 2012 was a glimpse of the future -- Warren's challenge against Brown eight years ago was the most closely watched, high-stakes Senate race in the nation. And now, as she runs for president, Elizabeth Warren cites that victory as evidence that she can fight a bruising battle and win.

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Elizabeth Warren's plan to beat the other Democrats, and Trump? Her ground game, according to new campaign memo

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Warren gets coveted endorsement from Des Moines Register

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Union Leader newspaper in New Hampshire endorses Amy Klobuchar

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Biden, Sanders handily top field in national poll as Iowa nears

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Trump's legal team argues president did nothing wrong in Ukraine dealings

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OPINION | RENÉE GRAHAM -- The truth about Trump's lies

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OPINION | Susan Church, Kerry Doyle, and Heather Yountz -- Customs and Border Protection goes rogue

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OPINION | Diane Hessan -- About those 'Women for Trump'

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PATRIOTS - A blueprint to remaking the Patriots - We put it to each of the Globe's NFL writers to determine a course of action for the Patriots this offseason, including a plan for Tom Brady, and what to do in free agency and in the NFL Draft.

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Christopher L. Gasper: Jimmy Garoppolo hasn't exactly led the 49ers to the Super Bowl

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Now on Trump's team, Alan Dershowitz says, 'I haven't changed'

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Yvonne Abraham -- Michelle Carter's out of jail, but not out of the spotlight -- It takes nothing away from the tragedy of Roy's death, or the harm of Carter's texts, to say that the reality of their relationship was far more complicated than it appeared, far less amenable to easy narratives and sermons about our unhinged times.

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★ DISPATCHES FROM IOWA -- Looking for diversity in the presidential race? It's with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other surrogates for the all-white top Democratic candidates -- As the Iowa caucuses approach, Black and Latino politicians are among the most sought-after endorsers and surrogates on the campaign trail.

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Sunshine is here — with plans to stay a while

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In recent years, four Mass. jails got $164 million in federal money to house ICE detainees

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Hingham police take armed man barricaded in home into custody

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Don't miss the Globe's coverage and analysis of the Democratic primaries - The Globe's politics team will help you sort through the noise with timely, in-depth news coverage, and sharp analysis of the state of the race. Here's how to stay in the know.

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How Lexington's Pete Holmes got Judd Apatow's attention and became a comedy star

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DAN SHAUGHNESSY -- How can the Red Sox be so confident MLB's investigation will end well for them? -- The reporters who broke the news on the Houston Astros' cheating scandal are the same reporters that had three sources accusing the 108-win Red Sox of cheating in 2018.

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Kevin Cullen -- Seamus Mallon, a champion of the Irish peace process, lived as a Catholic and spoke 'like a Prod' -- Seamus Mallon, who died Friday at 83, helped bring peace to Northern Ireland, where despite having experienced discrimination and injustice as a Catholic he had no truck with hurting or chasing out his Protestant neighbors.

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The last time Brad Stevens coached All-Stars, he went deep into the video vault -- Stevens asked Celtics video coordinator Matt Reynolds to create a highlight reel that showed clips of the stars before they truly became stars.

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How do animals survive long winters? -- In all kinds of ways, it turns out. Birds switch their diets, coyotes grow thicker fur, and turtles bury into mud.

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The puck stops here: Boston Public Schools superintendent is at home in the hockey rink -- Wearing a white and purple Boston Latin practice jersey, Boston Public Schools Superintendent Brenda Cassellius looked like just another skater out on the ice.

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Bill would let R.I. lawmakers hide behind tinted windows - State legislator from Providence wants to allow tinted windshields on private vehicles of lawmakers, police, firefighters, and judges

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Tampa-area educator tapped to lead Providence schools

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Bill would let R.I. lawmakers hide behind tinted windows

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After opposition to Albemarle, Newton continues search for proposed senior center's home - The search for a new home for the city's senior center — launched shortly after Fuller took office in 2018 — has grown into something of a game of musical chairs.

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Newton City Council sets March 3 special election to decide Northland mixed-use development

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Newton gets grant to study potential affordable housing at armory

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What we learned from each of the battleground states we visited ahead of the 2020 election -- Who will win in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan, and Wisconsin next year? The Globe's D.C. bureau spent time reporting in these crucial battleground states. This is what they found.

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Trump's evangelical support mystifies his critics, but in Wisconsin, it looks stronger than ever -- The president's personal behavior and some of his core political beliefs, including his hostility toward refugees, seem at odds with the major tenets of Christianity. But Trump's bond with evangelicals has proven to be remarkably resilient.

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Trump promised Wisconsin's farmers his trade wars would pay off. They're still waiting

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A Pennsylvania roofer loved Bill Clinton and voted for Obama. Here's how Trump lured him from the Democrats

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Boston Globe Spotlight Team -- Seeing Red: A Globe Spotlight report on Boston's crippling traffic -- We endure some of the nation's worst rush hour traffic. Our aging transit system is maddeningly unreliable. It is a crisis — a very slow moving crisis — that puts our region's economic prosperity at risk. Who is to blame? Can anything be done? The Globe Spotlight Team investigates.

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Education -- The Great Divide -- A new Globe initiative exploring the deep inequalities in our public education system, examining both the challenges and possible solutions to creating equal opportunity for all students.

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SPOTLIGHT FELLOW REPORT -- The federal government has one main law to prevent child abuse. No state follows all of it -- Hundreds of thousands of children face abuse every year, but there is only one federal law that directly addresses this national tragedy.

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At the edge of a warming world -- On Cape Cod, climate change is already terrifyingly real -- Come with us as we explore the Cape to better understand what climate change is doing here, what it means for the future of this beloved place, and what the cost of inaction might be.

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EDITORIAL -- The Trump administration owes the public answers on Iranian deportations

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OPINION | SCOT LEHIGH -- The Senate's choice: Integrity or servility

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EDITORIAL -- Recycling programs need a reboot — and some financial help from online retailers

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OPINION | Alex Beam -- Let's analyze Donald Trump's reelection chances

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OPINION | JOAN VENNOCHI -- Mayor Walsh wants to change the Boston Fire Department. Can he?

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IDEAS | LINDA RODRIGUEZ MCROBBIE -- It's a right-handed world. What if we looked at it from the left?

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The danger in our salad bowls

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Warnings of 'volcanic tsunami' after eruption in the Philippines

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Ground Zero's deadly dust claims another victim

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Photos: Patriots vs. Titans in AFC wild-card playoffs

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sunday's child - Zadrik is talkative and friendly - Legally freed for adoption, a very structured home and a consistent parenting style seems to work best with Zadrik.

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Cause of 5-alarm warehouse fire in Hanover under investigation

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New heart transplant method being tested for the first time in the U.S.

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Opinion: Why Black doctors like me are leaving academic medicine

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'How long do I have?' A website on cancer survival rates seeks to help

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Watch: Consumer genetic testing: What do you get for your money?

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With Trump impeachment trial set to resume, a key question remains: Will senators hear witnesses?

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Cover story -- The 29 best new restaurants in Boston and the suburbs

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Perspective -- Has Louis C.K. earned a comeback?

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Cooking -- Recipes: Turn this stew into 2 different weeknight meals

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Miss Conduct -- Advice: A co-worker took a gift I left for someone else

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Coco Gauff started strong but faded fast in Australian Open fourth round

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David Pastrnak has all the ingredients to be a leading man

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2 adults, 1 child hospitalized after Charlestown apartment fire

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Trump defense begins by accusing Democrats of subverting election

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Tape made public of Trump discussing Ukraine with donors

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After berating reporter, Pompeo says she lied

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75 years after Auschwitz liberation, fear that 'never again' is not assured

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China's leader cites accelerating spread of virus as cities work to control outbreak

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Death toll stands at 22 in Turkish earthquake; 1,000 hurt

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The suburbs are cheaper, but they don't have what Kendall Square has for biotechs: serendipity

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Clayton Christensen, renowned Harvard Business School professor, dies at 67

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Diverse, locally owned food start-ups make the menus at Harvard, UMass, and BC

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Comedian Pete Holmes told Malia Obama to 'please shut the (expletive) up' while performing in Somerville

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As 'flight shame' movement grows, more airlines and travelers seek to offset carbon footprint

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Newton-raised actress Hari Nef joins Aly Raisman in Aerie's self-love campaign

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State-run marijuana stores? Proponents — including Rhode Island's governor — say it's an idea worth exploring

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Colorado State University gets gift to open research center on cannabis compounds

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Greek police find 1.25 tons of cannabis hidden in date paste

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Time to get creative on Uber and Lyft fees

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When iconic restaurants close, they chip at our memories

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Pelosi can hold her head up high

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At Parsnip, a Filipino pop-up is a chef's passion project

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At Good Thymes in Lowell, an emphasis on what really matters

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How Eastern Standard's Vanessa Rea-Marcel went from ice-cream scooper to award-winning sommelier

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Tourism industry is (finally) shining a light on the women of the world

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Learning how to ski (and have fun) from a real pro

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Local bestsellers for the week ending Jan. 19

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Author Donna Jackson Nakazawa searches for answers, cell by cell

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Swiss novelist Peter Stamm not always in it for the long haul

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Some 'Gentlemen' are more gentlemanly than others

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Hiding in plain, and not-so-plain, sight: Gene Hackman turns 90

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In Focus: Assessing the Oscar feature documentary finalists

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On 'SNL,' Adam Driver as Jeffrey Epstein and Jon Lovitz as Alan Dershowitz reunite in hell

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Musical stars to sing for Oscar at awards show

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'Sex Education' joins the teen TV hall of fame

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BSO and Nelsons warm up for Asia tour, check off another Shostakovich selection

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Violinist Johnny Gandelsman finds 'infinite possibilities' in Bach's cello suites

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Amid the chaos of this year's Grammys, some predictions

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In 'Shadow' at ArtsEmerson, revelations from a struggle to be understood

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Boston stand-up Don Gavin is ready for the secret to get out

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In Huntington's 'We All Fall Down,' a portrait of a family in flux

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Get crafty with your holiday shopping at local fairs

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Hardiest hikers, campers don't come in from the cold

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Should Massachusetts exempt police body camera footage from state public records law?

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Michael I. Sovern, who led Columbia in eventful era

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'Dark Shadows,' 'Cagney & Lacey' actor John Karlen dies

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James J. McCarthy, Harvard oceanographer who focused attention on climate change, dies 75

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