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HYANNIS -- 032318 -- Police officers comfort each other outside Cape Cod Hospital before the procession to honor the slain Yarmouth police officer, Thursday, April 12, 2018. Christine Hochkeppel for the Boston Globe

Christine Hochkeppel for the Boston Globe

Yarmouth police officer fatally shot in Barnstable while serving warrant

Thomas Latanowich, who reportedly has more than 100 prior criminal charges in Mass., was taken into custody in connection with the fatal shooting of Sean Gannon.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/04/04/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ryan_wynn2_met-14595.jpg Wynn Resorts in preliminary talks with MGM to sell Everett casino

MGM is currently building a $960 million casino in Springfield, scheduled to open this fall, and would likely have to sell that property if it buys the Wynn casino.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/04/06/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/sleepPod.jpg Baby boomers have insomnia, and Big Sleep is cashing in

An obese, aging, and insomniac nation has become so fearful of sleep insufficiency — and its links to chronic disease — that we’re up nights worrying about being awake.

Nike Oregon Project coach Alberto Salazar (left) watched as Galen Rupp compete in the Men's 10,000 meter run during day one of the 2015 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Hayward Field in 2015.

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As the celebrated coach Alberto Salazar faces doping allegations, a shadow is cast over two of his elite runners competing in the Boston Marathon

Authorities are investigating allegations of drug use in Alberto Salazar’s training program, which has entered two elite runners in the Boston Marathon.

Newton, MA- April 06, 2018: Mount Ida College in Newton, MA on April 06, 2018. Struggling Mount Ida College and the University of Massachusetts have struck a formal agreement for students of the small school to complete their degrees at UMass Dartmouth. Mount Ida will close, and UMass Amherst will acquire its campus as a Boston-area outpost.(Craig F. Walker/Globe Staff) section: metro reporter:

Political anger grows over UMass-Mount Ida deal

Legislators are frustrated that they have received almost no information from UMass or Mount Ida about a deal to create a new Boston-area campus for UMass Amherst.