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Boston, Ma., 06/12/18, Dawn Dingee is the mother of Stephen Gonzalez, who died of an overdose in April a few hours after being released from jail. Stephen had been on methadone but was forced off it in jail. Dawn went to the Suffolk County House of Correction to pick up her son's belongings, but all she received was this check for $82.71 and was told his things were disposed of because it had been past 30 days. Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

Addicted people often end up in jail. That can be deadly for them

Most jails and all prisons in Massachusetts deny inmates access to medications to treat addiction. When discharged, inmates are at high risk of fatal overdose.

// President Trump’s caustic racial comments dovetail with harsh policies

President Trump has put some of his sentiments into policy, crafting initiatives critics call bigoted and dangerous.

CHIANG RAI, THAILAND - JULY 8: Onlookers watch and cheer as ambulances deliver boys rescued from a cave in northern Thailand to hospital in Chiang Rai after they were transported by helicopters on July 8, 2018 in Chiangrai, Thailand. Divers began an effort to pull the 12 boys and their soccer coach on Sunday morning after they were found alive in the cave at northern Thailand. Videos released by the Thai Navy SEAL shows the boys, aged 11 to 16, and their 25-year-old coach are in good health in Tham Luang Nang Non cave and the challenge now will be to extract the party safely. (Photo by Lauren DeCicca/Getty Images)

Lauren DeCicca/Getty Images

Four boys removed from Thailand cave as divers race to beat the rains

Eight of boys and the coach remained inside the cave, as authorities paused the rescue operation until Monday

A big apartment complex is being built on Waltham’s Cooper Street, the site of a building that burned down last summer.

Live where you work? In Waltham, that’s not so easy

These are boom times in Waltham. But the city’s economic growth is missing one key ingredient: new housing.