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Boston, MA: 5-27-18: The Celtics Jayson Tatum is pictured reacting as the final seconds tick off the game clock, injured teammate Gordon Hayward is in the backround at right. The Boston Celtics hosted the Cleveland Cavaliers for Game Seven of their NBA Eastern Conference Finals playoff series at the TD Garden. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)

Jim Davis/Globe Staff


These Celtics not making the Finals isn’t supposed to be disappointing. But it is

In the end, the young Celtics looked . . . young. They got tight. They couldn’t put the staggering Cavaliers to bed.

// Report faults Children’s Hospital for medication errors

One patient who waited hours for an antibiotic died later after developing sepsis.

// US officials enter North Korea to lay groundwork for summit meeting

An intense behind-the-scenes effort is under way to resurrect talks between President Trump and Kim Jong Un.

Many funeral homes now sell merchandise adorned with the fingerprint of the dead. (Legacy Touch)

Legacy Touch

Sean P. Murphy | The Fine Print

Sneaking a fingerprint of a dead body to sell tokens

A couple days after his father’s death, a grief-stricken man named Eric escorted his 87-year-old mother to a Malden funeral home that specializes in cremations.

// Forget protein shakes. The newest workout supplement? Marijuana

A growing number of people are toking up before hitting the weight room, sports field, or mixed martial arts gym.