Spencer Buell

Staff Writer at Boston Magazine


“No Hate! No Fear! Immigrants Are Welcome Here!”

Amid a family separation crisis at the border, protesters rally at the State House.

Arts & Entertainment

Daniels Storms Massachusetts

Porn actress and thorn in Trump’s side Stormy Daniels will perform at a Springfield strip club.


Atul Gawande Will Lead a Billionaire-Backed Health Care Company in Boston

Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett, and Jamie Dimon have tapped the surgeon and author for its mission to cut health costs.


How to Protest the Family Separation Policy in Boston

Trump’s immigration crackdown at the border has inspired rallies around the country.


CVS Same-Day Prescription Delivery Has Launched in Boston

The service is being rolled out in six cities.

Charlie Baker speaks at the 2018 State of the Commonwealth

Charlie Baker Will No Longer Send the National Guard to the Border

"[T]he federal government’s current actions are resulting in the inhumane treatment of children," his office said.


Joe Kennedy III Railed Against Family Separation Policy at a "Tent City" in Texas

Massachusetts Dems are sounding the alarm over inhumanity at the border.


The Supreme Judicial Court Just Killed the Millionaire’s Tax

An idea with overwhelming support statewide has been stricken from the ballot.

Arts & Entertainment

I Spent the Day with a Digital Ben Franklin

And you can, too.


Poll: Preserving the Transgender Protections Law Is No Sure Thing

New polling found only 49 percent support keeping the law, while 37 percent want to undo it.


A Car Crashed into the Sean Collier Memorial, But Didn’t Damage It

It was an accident, police say.

A side view of Boston City Hall

Boston’s City Council Just Passed an Overhaul of Airbnb

New rules on short-term rentals will shake up a booming industry.


Gillette Stadium Will Likely Host World Cup 2026 Games

The event last rolled through Foxborough in 1994.


Harvard Pilgrim CEO Eric Schultz Has Resigned Over Inappropriate Behavior

"I made mistakes, and I’m truly sorry."


The Boston Globe Has Dropped Its Lawsuit Against Hilary Sargent

A battle over a screenshot of incriminating text messages from a top editor has abated.