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BOB HOHLER

Ex-Patriot Kevin Turner’s children battle the nurse who became his wife and heir

Turner died a year after marrying his nurse, who now gets his NFL pension, but his parents claim he wasn’t mentally fit to make decisions.

A recently completed luxury condo building on Washington Street in Union Square sits alongside the neighborhood's stock of older apartment buildings in Somerville.

Craig F. Walker/Globe Staff

Forming a more perfect Union Square

The Somerville square is teetering on the edge of a $1.5 billion overhaul. When it’s done, the neighborhood will be more modern — and likely more expensive.

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Some Harvard activists say that Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s efforts to overhaul the Title IX process are altering the landscape of sex assault investigations.

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The debilitating viral infection afflicts about 1 million mostly older Americans annually with a blistering rash and pain that can linger for months. But there’s a vaccine shortage in Mass. and beyond.

Editorial & Opinion

Renée Graham

Baby, it’s cold outside — for songs that celebrate sexual assault and domestic violence

Broadway composer Frank Loesser and his wife and musical partner Lynn are shown, April 26, 1956 in New York. Their song

By Renée Graham

“Baby, It’s Cold Outside” should be left outside modern culture.

Metro

Harvard student accused of rape far from campus sues university for investigating it

Some Harvard activists say that Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s efforts to overhaul the Title IX process are altering the landscape of sex assault investigations before they’re finalized.

By Stephanie Ebbert

Some Harvard activists say that Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s efforts to overhaul the Title IX process are altering the landscape of sex assault investigations.

Globe Local

Bike-sharing hits a few bumps in the road

, this one decorated for Halloween, wait at a dock on Washington Street in Salem. A Salem city councilor wants to ban the bike share company Zagster because he doesn't want the city to have a formal deal with them. (Lane Turner/Globe Staff) Reporter: (John Hilliard) Topic: (11zobikeshare)

By John Hilliard

As more cities and towns adopt programs, there are growing pains amid the glowing reviews.

FIELD GUIDE

The world’s fastest animal lives right here in Boston area

By Don Lyman

Peregrine falcons are able to reach speeds of over 200 miles per hour when in a full dive, or stoop, as it’s called.

Deal keeps Cape wildlife center aloft

Personnel at the Cape Wildlife Center cleaned seabirds that had been caught in an oil spill.

By Johanna Seltz

The facility is being transferred to the Weymouth-based New England Wildlife Center, and will be known as the Birdsey Cape Wildlife Center.

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LOCAL FARE

Meet me at the vegan beer hall and café

By Joan Wilder

SOUTH OF BOSTON

Siemens unveils $300 million facility in Walpole

By Johanna Seltz