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Red Sox player Bobby Doerr in a circa 1939 photo.

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Former Red Sox second baseman Bobby Doerr dies at 99

Hall of Famer and former Red Sox second baseman Bobby Doerr died Monday in Junction City, Ore., the Red Sox announced on Tuesday morning. He was 99.

//[1].jpg Elite colleges with fat endowments are on the defensive as the GOP drags them into a D.C. tax fight

Congressional Republicans are proposing a 1.4 percent tax at wealthy private schools with large endowments.

// State Police’s No. 2 retires amid report controversy

Francis Hughes’s departure follows disclosures that a state trooper was ordered to remove information from an arrest report about a judge’s daughter.

Governor Charlie Baker spoke at the State House about new proposals to battle the opioid epidemic.

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

Mass. governor aims to expand battle against opioid addiction

Governor Baker’s proposals include an effort to ensure higher-quality addiction treatment and a provision to allow doctors to commit unwilling patients to 72 hours in a treatment facility.

// The Season Ticket podcast

Kyle Draper on what the Cavs shakeup means for the Celtics.

// State agency to investigate liquor license practices in Cambridge

State Treasurer Deb Goldberg issued a statement calling a Globe report Sunday “troubling.”