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FBI searches Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida, former president says -- The FBI's search of former president Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida was related to whether he took classified documents from the White House, according to a person familiar with the search.

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Bill Galvin and secretary of state challenger Tanisha Sullivan battle at Democratic primary debate -- Galvin repeatedly accused Sullivan of making "misstatements" and twisting his record, at one point charging that Sullivan's arguments show an "ignorance of the office and the laws around it." Sullivan told Galvin: "You are not a friend of the civil rights community. You find yourself on the other side of justice all the time."

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Candidates for auditor spar in GBH debate

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Father, son get life for hate crime in Ahmaud Arbery's death -- Greg McMichael, the white man who initiated the neighborhood chase that ended with the fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery, was sentenced Monday to life in prison for committing a federal hate crime.

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As Boston heat records fall, scientists see climate change's fingerprints -- The relentless heat of this summer has been made more likely to happen due to climate change, according to scientists.

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Experts urge Massachusetts residents to conserve water amid drought -- The relentless heat of this summer has been made more likely to happen due to climate change, according to scientists.

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THE GREAT DIVIDE -- Boston students face new hurdle getting to school: Orange Line shutdown -- The 30-day closure of the Orange Line is another headache for the Boston school system. More than 23,000 Boston students take the MBTA, and for many of them the Orange Line is a critical transportation link.

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Mayor Michelle Wu proposes hefty pay raises for top city officials -- Boston Mayor Michelle Wu is proposing hefty wage hikes for some of the city's top elected and appointed officials, including the mayor, City Council, and police and fire commissioners, according to a letter she filed Monday with the City Council.

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Here's how the Red Sox approached the trade deadline, a path that not even everyone in their organization understands -- "Ultimately, we felt we came out of it with a stronger organization, and at least as strong and maybe a stronger big league club," chief baseball officer Chaim Bloom said. "Even though it looks different."

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Bobby Dalbec wants consistent playing time, but displaced first baseman just wants to win more

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Joan Vennochi - Don't scrap the MBTA. Free it from Beacon Hill politics. There's nothing duller than talking about governance. But there's also nothing more important when it comes to accountability.

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Philip J. Landrigan and David Bellinger -- Air pollution is responsible for premature deaths in every Massachusetts city and town

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EDITORIAL -- How to keep City Hall Plaza from becoming a battleground over flags

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RENÉE GRAHAM -- The NFL has no credibility with women

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Beth Howard -- Keep your scorn. Kentucky needs your solidarity.

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Centering critical voices, debates, and evidence-based opinion to reframe the national conversation on racial equity and hasten a more racially just society.

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Mass. Dept. of Public Health

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150 years of The Boston Globe -- Scenes from a century and a half, as covered by the Boston Globe.

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Neo-Nazi demonstration in the Seaport prompts cancellation of drag queen story hour -- A drag queen story hour in the Seaport was canceled Sunday after a neo-Nazi group gathered outside, marking the latest in a string of recent incidents involving hate groups openly demonstrating in Boston.

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Matthew Judon layers on the heat -- The pass rushing specialist wears a full red hoodie under his pads and jersey throughout the sessions.

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Rookie Pierre Strong Jr. ready to run when Patriots call on him

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How working on the 'CHIPS' bill made Gina Raimondo a favorite Cabinet secretary on Capitol Hill -- Top congressional players on the bill touted Raimondo's bipartisan and business sensibilities as a former venture capital executive, saying those were crucial in the negotiations. The legislation is designed to alleviate the nation's supply chain issues.

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THE GREAT DIVIDE -- First-of-its-kind law improves college access for students with autism, intellectual disabilities -- More than a decade in the making, the breakthrough legislation will require all of the state's public college campuses to offer accommodations to young people whose severe disabilities prevent them from earning a standard high school diploma.

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Vincent Jones II and Laurie Essig -- Bachelorette parties in P-town often destroy safe spaces for LGBTQ+ people -- We call this process "hetrification." Like gentrification, hetrification occurs when people feel privileged to take over the spaces of others.

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Infighting, obfuscation, delay: the chaotic end of Massachusetts' legislative session - Longtime watchers of the Legislature are used to blown deadlines and obfuscation. But they said this session ended with an unusual amount of work still remaining to be done.

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Berklee getting high-schoolers into the spirit of gospel music

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Through puppetry, a vivid tale of migrant hardships

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On a pair of Maine islands, the legacy of the Wyeths lives on

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'Good Fight,' great actor: Andre Braugher returns to series TV

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Welcome Back to Boston -- Consider this our love letter to the city, a celebration of all it has to offer visitors and locals alike.

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Globe Magazine -- Top Spots to Live in Greater Boston in 2022 -- A guide to 36 Greater Boston communities where demand — and prices — are surging.

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Jeneé Osterheldt -- A Beautiful Resistance -- Black joy, Black lives, as celebrated by culture columnist Jeneé Osterheldt.

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'On the Street': The changing face of Greater Boston neighborhoods -- The changing face of Greater Boston neighborhoods.

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JEFF JACOBY -- Pelosi shows the way forward on Taiwan

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IDEAS | STEPHEN KINZER -- The case for cozying up to dictators

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James E. Hansen -- The eyes of climate change history are on Biden

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IDEAS | Sheldon Himelfarb and Phil Howard -- Global information wars are a threat to the planet. This is how we could broker peace.

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RI NEWS -- Be on the lookout for a dog who ran out on a wedding in Castle Hill in Newport, R.I. -- Zoey, an Australian Shepherd and poodle mix who bolted away from her dog sitter on Saturday, was still missing as of Monday night. There's a $4,000 reward for her return.

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BASEBALL NOTEBOOK -- Cubs tell Jason Heyward they're moving on without him next season, add Franmil Reyes -- Heyward, who turns 33 on Tuesday, signed an eight-year, $184 million contract prior to the 2016 season but has batted only .245 with 62 home runs in seven seasons with the Cubs.

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Patriots training camp report -- Patriots training camp report: Defense rules the day in full-team work

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RI HEALTH - For some in the LGBTQAI+ community, a monkeypox vaccine offers both hope and anxiety - The focus on the disease spreading among gay and bisexual men has led to concerns that monkeypox could be used to stigmatize the gay community, similarly to the AIDS crisis.

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Sully Erna of Godsmack talks about playing the first gig at Boston's newest concert venue - Bold Types is our weekly roundup of the movers and shakers of Boston's business scene.

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Meme-stock frenzy returns, baffling Wall Street's 'smart guys'

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Consumers will benefit from lower utility bills and cheaper home upgrades, energy experts say

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Special project -- Kate Price remembers something terrible

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RHODE ISLAND -- Is a famous shipwreck in Newport Harbor? There's a fight over that.

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Arts -- Can poetry possibly matter in a time like this? Poet Tracy K. Smith says yes.

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SUMMER MEMORIES -- 40 tiny, perfect things about summer in New England

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The past three weeks have been the warmest ever recorded in Boston

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Leader of St. Thomas Moore and St. Veronica parish apologizes for reassignment of priest, but questions remain

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'Big paws to fill': Service dog for Suffolk DA's office retires and a new pup takes the leash

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Harmony Tan still warmed by memories of her Wimbledon upset of Serena Williams

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Ravens reach extension with star kicker Justin Tucker

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Patrice Bergeron and David Krejci will return to the Bruins, offering a clearer picture as team prepares for 2022-23 season

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Axios agrees to sell itself to Cox Enterprises for $525m

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SoftBank reports $23 billion loss as tech investments plummet

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Karuna's experimental schizophrenia drug succeeds in advanced study

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Republicans to pick Senate candidate to challenge Blumenthal

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Biden administration says 'Remain in Mexico' policy is over

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Voters in 4 states to decide secretary of state nominees

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US moves to stretch out monkeypox vaccine supply

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FBI searches Trump's home in Florida, former president says

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'Flash' star Ezra Miller charged with felony burglary in Vermont

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Kenya in close presidential election amid prayers for peace

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Ukrainian resistance grows in Russian-occupied areas

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Papua New Guinea prime minister retains power at election

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Legislators, 'you had one job'

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Be outraged. Then do something.

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Asylum seekers enrich our country

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'Prey' star Dane DiLiegro is a beast

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I hooked up with my friend's ex

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Tiny African kingdom has skiing as Europe sweats summer heat

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With record-breaking temperatures on Boston's patios, are restaurant owners breaking a sweat?

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Janice Longone, chronicler of US culinary history, dies

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Moëca opens in Cambridge, new from the Giulia team; Dine Out Boston begins

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Cabinet secretary postpones Mass. visit as flights are canceled due to severe weather

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I just flew the inaugural JetBlue Boston-to-London flight. Here's what it was like.

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Celebrating on Lake Winnipesaukee, boat rentals in Boston, and the ferry of the future

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MFA makes major photography acquisition

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Adrienne Sloane makes political statements with jigsaw puzzle pieces

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'He truly was an American treasure.' Luminaries react to death of historian David McCullough

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Higher education, riding for a fall

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Anthony Marra on reading mysteries and historical fiction

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Olivia Newton-John, star of 'Grease,' chart-topping singer, dies at 73

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'Bodies Bodies Bodies': Gen Z's 'Scream'?

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Clu Gulager, rugged character actor of film and TV, dies at 93

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It's official: KISS 108 has a new morning drive show — with Billy Costa and Lisa Donovan

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Beneath 'Surface,' there's not much depth

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JoAnn Falletta wows a crowd and Thomas Adès heads out of this world at Tanglewood

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Alonzo King LINES Ballet's fusion of physicality and beauty is a feast for the eyes

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In 'A Walk in the Woods,' the fate of the world is on the table

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Newton to gather public feedback on proposed zoning changes for village centers

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Out walking at night? Don't forget to look up at the sky.

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The Argument: Should the state do more to promote civilian flaggers?

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David McCullough, award-winning writer and 'voice of American history,' dies at 89

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