The Trump presidency

Brennan warned Russia against election meddling

Former CIA Director John Brennan told the House intelligence committee on Tuesday that he was the first US official to call out the Russians for their activities.

// Intel director won’t detail Trump conversation

Dan Coats says he won’t comment on a news report that President Trump asked him to publicly deny any collusion between his campaign and Russia.

// Trump’s $4 trillion budget arrives on Capitol Hill

On Tuesday, Trump sent Congress a $4.1 trillion spending plan that relies on faster economic growth and steep cuts to programs for the poor.

Opinion | Michael A. Cohen

// Trump’s smoking gun

What more evidence could possibly be needed that President Trump has committed a high crime and misdemeanor?


// The only way to avoid getting caught in Trump’s echo chamber

We’re all paying too much attention to Trump, not the issues. Here’s how to muffle the noise.


// Man who died exchanging gunfire with police in Chelsea had chased wife out of home

The Suffolk DA office will lead the investigation into the armed standoff that ended with a 38-year-old man dead.

// Fearless, defiant, detested: Meet the Boston jaywalker

Woe to anyone who honks at them in frustration.

// St. Paul’s School admits 13 staffers engaged in ‘sexual misconduct’

In the sheer numbers of teachers implicated, the case ranks as among the most pervasive that has been substantiated at a regional private school.


// Abby loves bitcoin: Fidelity chief touts digital currency in first major speech

Abigail Johnson, Fidelity Investments chairman, is expected to say digital currency has potential to greatly improve the process of financial transactions.

Terror attack in England

Suspected Manchester concert bomber identified

Forensic investigators searched the property of Salmon Abedi in connection with the deadly Manchester attack.

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British authorities have identified the suspected Manchester suicide bomber as 22-year-old Salman Abedi.

// UK police make arrest, raid multiple locations; ISIS claims responsibility

In addition to the arrest, police also raided two residential areas in Manchester and carried out a controlled explosion at one of them.

// 8-year-old girl among those killed in Manchester arena blast

Saffie Roussos was among the 22 people who died in the bombing.

// Sir Roger Moore dies at 89

Mr. Moore was the longest-serving movie star to play iconic British spy James Bond in the famed film series.


// NFL shortens overtime from 15 to 10 minutes

The change could result in more games ending in ties.

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Is John Farrell to blame for Red Sox not living up to expectations?

After three losses in Oakland, there’s been a new run of speculation about the Red Sox manager.


Epstein at Yale Class Day.


Theo Epstein tells grads ‘character matters’

The Cubs president of baseball ops said, “Keep your heads up, and come together to connect and to rally around one another, especially those who need it the most.”


// Bobby Orr checks out the kitchen at Cultivar

No. 4 visits chef Mary Dumont’s new place.

Trump Today

// Michael Flynn back in the spotlight

Trump’s former national security adviser may have lies about his contacts with Russian officials.

Opinion & Ideas

Opinion | Venkat Sumantran, Charles Fine, and David Gonsalvez

// How to improve Boston’s infrastructure future

The Go Boston 2030 plan can and should be more ambitious.

Special reports

// The last refugee: Threads of a new life in America

After escaping Syria, all Abdulkader wanted was to work. That wasn’t enough to get a job in America.


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// Advice on taking real estate photos from a Pulitzer-winning photographer

In America, everyone who has a cellphone thinks they are a professional photographer. They are not.


// Documenting Hate: Submit an incident you know about

If you have been a victim or witnessed a hate incident, share your information here so we can investigate.


// Trump used to be more articulate. What could explain the change?

STAT asked experts to compare Trump’s speech from decades ago to that in 2017. All noticed a deterioration.