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Jill Colvin, Associated Press Updated 9:36 pm PST, Tuesday, December 11, 2018 House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. and Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer of N.Y. walk back into the West Wing after speaking to members of the media outside of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, following a meeting with President Donald Trump. less House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. and Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer of N.Y. walk back into the West Wing after speaking to members of the media outside of the White House in Washington, ... more Photo: Andrew Harnik, AP Photo: Andrew Harnik, AP Image 1 of / 4 Caption Close Image 1 of 4 House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. and Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer of N.Y. walk back into … [Read more...] about Reading between the lines of Trump’s Oval Office tussle
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Beth Teitell Globe Staff November 18, 2018 Old Boston is slipping away. Dunkin’ is losing its Donuts. The Curse of the Bambino has been all but forgotten. Southie’s dive bars are turning into luxury condos. And now Boston drivers may be supplanted.If you haven’t been paying attention to the shared electric scooter craze sweeping the globe, this might be a good time to start. A fleet may be headed to the Boston area this spring as part of a pilot program, and if experience in other cities where they’ve landed is a guide, we may be in for a whole new breed of aggressive and erratic drivers. While it is true that scooter jockeys will be riding tiny vehicles that resemble a kid’s toy and go about 15 miles per hour, max, it is also true that the scooters, which are dockless and can be left anywhere, can cause an outsized amount of trouble. … [Read more...] about Fast, cheap, and sometimes out of control: Is Boston ready for electric scooters?
Julie Pace Associated Press Published 7:09 AM EST Nov 7, 2018 Washington – A polarized nation is now more deeply divided. In a single flurry of elections Tuesday, Democrats took control of the House of Representatives. Republicans held their grip on the Senate. And the breach that divides Americans – urban from rural, white from black, conservative from liberal – stretched ever wider. The midterm results highlight a political sorting in America that has accelerated during Donald Trump’s presidency. Race, class and geography separate the parties as much as ideology, with the president as the dividing line. Democrats surged to their new House majority by picking up seats in more affluent and highly educated suburban districts. Voters in the suburbs skewed toward Democrats by a nearly 10-percentage-point margin, according to AP VoteCast, the national survey of the electorate. College-educated women, in particular, helped carry Democratic candidates, … [Read more...] about Analysis: Trump is the fault line of widening divide
Julie Pace, Ap Washington Bureau Chief Updated 12:47 am PST, Wednesday, November 7, 2018 The West Wing of the White House at sunset on election day in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. The West Wing of the White House at sunset on election day in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Photo: Andrew Harnik, AP House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., right, dances to the music as she steps away from the podium past Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., far left, Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Rep. G.K. Butterfield, D-N.C., and House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., after speaking about Democratic wins in the House of Representatives to a crowd of Democratic supporters during an election night returns event at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Washington. less House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., right, dances to the music as she steps away from the podium past Rep. Barbara Lee, … [Read more...] about AP Analysis: Trump is the fault line of widening divide