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Federal prosecutors launch investigation of prominent surgeon who double-booked operations

The US attorney’s office may be looking at whether Dr. David Samadi was in the operating room for “critical parts” of his surgeries.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/10/02/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/kreiter_criminaljustice2_met.jpg Mass. bill would eliminate minimum sentences for many drug crimes

The proposal would also include a “Romeo and Juliet” law, so consenting teens close in age who have sex are not committing statutory rape.

On Opening Day at Fenway Park, Red Sox players lined up during the national anthem before beating the Pirates, 5-3.

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PETER ABRAHAM

Red Sox didn’t follow the road map, but got to their destination

From the start, they were expected to be contenders, but the season didn’t unfold the way they planned.

(Top left, clockwise) Suffolk Downs, Beacon Yards, the US Postal Annex and Fort Point Channel, and the Frontage Road area and South Station railroad tracks.

Beacon Yards - Handout. Others - David L. Ryan/Globe Staff

For Amazon, Boston has plenty of sites to choose from

Along with the vast Suffolk Downs property in East Boston, the Walsh administration plans to propose perhaps three or four other sites around the city.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/09/28/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Image%20Tease%20Place%20Holder.png The Season Ticket: Your source for sports

It’s another “Extra Ticket!” Medford’s Maria Menounos admitting to “cheering in the press box” for the Patriots.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/10/04/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/ab278535c04e42f6b9de28437883f246-ab278535c04e42f6b9de28437883f246-0.jpg Elizabeth Warren slams Equifax CEO, calls for ‘severe financial penalties’

It takes a lot to unite Congress in outrage these days, given how divided along party lines it’s become. Equifax this week managed that feat.