Weymouth police officer and bystander shot, killed

Police in Weymouth saluted along Main Street as the body of officer Michael Chesna was brought to the Medical Examiner’s office in Boston.

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Authorities say a man attacked the Weymouth officer and took control of his firearm, killing the officer and a bystander in her nearby home.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/15/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/unnamed-17975.png Again, thumbtacks found in a Newton bike lane

Dozens of silver tacks were spotted by a group of cyclists on Nahanton Street Saturday, police said.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/04/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ryan_mailman2_met.jpg Mailman vs. Neighbor: a suburban war

Heather Astaneh was livid when a package she ordered arrived late, so she wrote a complaint on the US Postal Service website. Three years later, her case is in federal court.

EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO COMMERCIAL SALES Mandatory Credit: Photo by NEIL HALL/POOL/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock (9762147gb) Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after defeating Kevin Anderson of South Africa in the men's singles final of the Wimbledon Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis Club, in London, Britain, 15 July 2018. Wimbledon Championships, United Kingdom - 15 Jul 2018

Novak Djokovic beats Kevin Anderson to win his fourth Wimbledon title

It is Djokovic’s 13th major trophy, the fourth-highest total in the history of men’s tennis.

FILE - In this file photo taken on Friday, July 7, 2017, U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 Summit, in Hamburg, Germany. As U.S. President Donald Trump prepares to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin, many Americans are wondering if the Kremlin is trying to derail November's U.S. midterm elections. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

Trump calls EU a trade ‘foe’; says he ‘hadn’t thought’ about seeking Russian extraditions

President Trump, adding to the list of allies he has clashed with this past week, said in an interview released Sunday that he considered the European Union a trade “foe.”

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President Trump is setting expectations low for his high-stakes summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 15: France players celebrate following their sides victory in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Final between France and Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium on July 15, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

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In a dramatic final, France tops Croatia to capture second World Cup title

Paul Pogba, Kylian Mbappe, and Antoine Griezmann scored for France, which also benefitted from an own goal by Croatia.

A woman is dragged away by stewards after running into the pitch during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

Pussy Riot claims responsibility for World Cup disruption

The four people were quickly tackled by security and the match resumed after a delay of about one minute.

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CVS Health is apologizing after a black customer says a white store manager in Chicago accused her of trying to use a phony coupon.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/13/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Boghosian_14seagulls14_MET.jpg Seagull in Gloucester snatches wallet from man on the street

A man was walking down Main Street near the waterfront area around 9 p.m. Friday when the seagull swooped down.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/08/11/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Chatham_Shark_Images-001.jpg Drone video shows shark eating seal off Cape Cod beach

A Nauset Beach visitor spotted a commotion in the water. Soon after, the ocean turned red.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/14/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Chin071418RedSox-BlueJays_Spt9.jpg Red Sox place Eduardo Rodriguez on 10-day disabled list

The lefthanded pitcher sprained his right ankle Saturday against the Jays.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/13/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/996429312.jpg Trump’s Supreme Court nominee could decide his legal fate

Depending on how the next months play out, Brett Kavanaugh could have to deal with questions of whether President Donald Trump can be subpoenaed or indicted.

Yvonne Abraham

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/14/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/abrahamy-17964.jpg The truth about Lawrence

Making a scapegoat of undocumented immigrants and sanctuary cities like Lawrence only serves the purposes of the Trump administration.

The State Police have a barracks on North Liberty Street in Nantucket.

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

For some State Police, it’s a posting in paradise

As broad cost-cutting measures and staff realignments continue to batter State Police on the mainland, sleepy island barracks on Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard continue to endure.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/09/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/eae0221e-2804-4523-89b9-14b60637a791.jpg US judge criticizes plan to reunify families split at border

A federal judge, responding to a plan to reunify children separated at the border, said he was having second thoughts about his belief that the Trump administration was acting in good faith to comply with his orders.

Fans lined up for the world premiere of

Matthew J. Lee/Globe Staff

A comeback role for Boston’s theater district?

A current flurry of activity and optimism suggests the downtown theater district could regain some of its former status as a proving ground for Broadway-bound productions.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/12/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/turner071218LIVING11shiru24.jpg Free coffee — with a catch — is coming to Massachusetts

Shiru Cafe offers students free drinks in exchange for communications from companies that want to recruit them.

Hull teen allegedly caught driving 116 mph on I-95 in N.H.

Cullen Gaudette, 18, told police he was trying to get to a camping outing early, officials said in a statement.

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The male jaguar mauled four alpacas, one emu, and one fox before it was sedated and returned to its enclosure.

Opinion & Ideas

Ideas | Amy Crawford

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/13/BostonGlobe.com/Ideas/Images/horzanimals-1.jpg Why is history always about humans?

Humans are just one of many animals sharing the fate of a finite Earth, and what we do — and have done — to animals has broad implications for our future.

Special reports

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/05/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/africa%20hero.jpg For refugees in Kenya, an education in hope

The Kakuma Refugee Camp is a holding center for thousands dispossessed by war and conflict. A New Hampshire university has made it the focus of its global plans.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/13/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/Jimenez.jpg Novartis, Michael Cohen contacts more extensive than disclosed earlier

Documents reveal that the agreement between Cohen and Novartis was longer and more detailed than had been known.

Globe event

Seattle’s mayor talks growing pains that offer some lessons for Boston

Seattle mayor Jenny Durkan spoke at a Globe event on how innovation is shaping our world, and she’s in high demand among the hundreds of mayors gathered in Boston.

Love Letters: The Podcast

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/16/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/lovelettersalbum.jpg Getting over a breakup

Meredith Goldstein explores how to move on when a relationship ends.

Listen:   Apple Podcasts   |   Stitcher   |   RadioPublic



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