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Mass. readies 3-month plan for Callahan bypass

After months of number-crunching, state transportation officials believe they have safe alternatives for when the tunnel closes Friday night.

$100 million agreement close in meningitis outbreak case

The owners and insurers of the bankrupt Framingham pharmacy blamed for the outbreak of fungal meningitis that killed dozens of people last year have tentatively agreed to contribute more than $100 million to compensate victims and other creditors of the defunct firm.

// After loss, Coakley prods MBTA board to tighten rules

Attorney General Martha Coakley said she is widening her investigation of the failed $25 million investment.

Ryan Brooker reached out to thank troopers Robert Childs and T.J. Hannon at the hospital Monday.


His life saved, man reaches out to troopers

The call came about 2:45 a.m., exactly four weeks ago. Ryan Brooker was at home in Shelburne, Vt., and Tufts Medical Center was telling him that doctors had found him a new heart, that he needed to come to Boston, that his window would last only a few hours.

Revere would get $33m in Mohegan Sun deal

Connecticut casino giant Mohegan Sun would pay the City of Revere $33 million upfront, as well as annual payments of at least $25 million to $30 million under a deal announced today for a gambling resort at the Suffolk Downs racetrack.