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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.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/09/29/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/Taylor_metro_DeVos(2)_01.jpg 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.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/12/09/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/120518WiggsShots1-U821827172025DkG--371x247@BostonGlobe.com.jpg Doctors often recommend a new vaccine to prevent shingles. Good luck finding it

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.