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Mourners stood along Main Street in Weymouth as a procession carrying the body of officer Michael Chesna passed by Sunday.

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Weymouth shaken after officer, bystander both shot and killed

A police officer and a local woman were shot and killed Sunday after a 20-year-old man allegedly crashed a car, attacked the officer, stole his gun, and used it to shoot both victims.

// Trump highlights common ground with Putin ahead of summit

The US president faces intense pressure back home to confront Putin over Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election.

// Mass. conservatives tapping into energy from Trump

Buoyed by President Trump, conservative activists are funneling their newfound energy into this year’s three-way primary, which will yield the party’s challenger to Senator Elizabeth Warren.


// Denied a chance to say goodbye to an old friend

When Thelma Kaminsky died last month at age 87, no friends gathered in her building to grieve and pay their respects. The managers of her building wouldn’t allow it.

// Laura Perille walked unusual path to interim superintendent

One former Boston superintendent said “people shouldn’t underestimate” her ability to lead the system.