Bridgewater inmate’s family agrees to settle suit

The lawsuit claimed that guards were illegally keeping an inmate in isolation or strapped to a bed, sometimes for days at a time.

// Advocacy leader calls meeting to rebut accusations

The Rev. Bruce Wall is now defending his group’s decision to send a questionable $105,000 invoice to the state’s new commuter rail company for services that were never under contract.

// SEC freezes assets in probe of alleged global fraud

During a federal raid at TelexFree Inc., an executive allegedly tried to leave with cashier’s checks worth nearly $38 million, according to court records.

Rescue crews continued to search for survivors Friday after the ferry Sewol sank in waters off South Korea. Rescuers scrambled to find 270 people still missing and feared dead.

Prosecutors seek arrest warrant for ferry captain

The news came as the death toll stood at 28, with 270 people still missing.

A Boston police officer escorted the hearse carrying the body of Officer DJ Simmonds after his funeral Thursday at Randolph’s First Baptist Church.

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DJ Simmonds made his presence felt

Simmonds wanted to be a cop to make a difference. In just 28 years on this earth, he did.

Don Chiofaro sat in the atrium of One International Place, where he can often be found in the mornings.

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Don Chiofaro’s prospects may be looking up

While he waged war with Tom Menino over the Harbor Garage, Chiofaro seems to have found peace with the new mayor.


// Tatyana McFadden returns to defend title

Last year, McFadden did something no other athlete had done when she won four major marathons in a calendar year.

Bruins coach Claude Julien did a great job keeping his players on point and interested throughout the regular season.

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Bruins appear well-positioned for Stanley Cup run

Attention to detail has been a key to success for the Bruins as they prepare for the playoffs.

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// A Conversation with Governor Dukakis

Doug Most and former Governor Michael Dukakis discussed urban transportation and Boston’s historic MBTA.