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DAN SHAUGHNESSY

In sunny Florida, the Red Sox are fresh out of hot topics

After a tepid offseason, the World Series champions are going about their business with no controversies — unlike the old days.

Lorraine Hawks, seen at her late husband’s crypt in Tampa, contends that he was led to believe his brother-in-law had a chance at a long life with the liver donation.

Malpractice case involving death of liver donor goes to trial

Paul Hawks, who agreed to donate most of his liver to his sick brother-in-law, died on the operating room table. Did surgeons adequately inform him of the risks?

Trump ‘unhappy’ with border deal, but expects to avoid shutdown

President Trump said he’s not ‘‘thrilled’’ with a GOP-backed border agreement but said, “I don’t think you’re going to see a shutdown.” He added that he may find other revenue sources for a wall.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/12/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/AP_19025526113635.jpg At Harvard, Harvey Weinstein is now a cause for concern

Harvard students are uncomfortable that a faculty dean of one of the school’s residential houses is a member of Harvey Weinstein’s legal team.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/01/02/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/greenhouse03Rollins5.jpg Rachael Rollins prepared to investigate Boston-based assault allegations against Va. lieutenant governor

Justin Fairfax, the lieutenant governor of Virginia, could be investigated by Rachael Rollins’s office for the alleged assault of a woman at the 2004 Democratic National Convention.

The Nation

2 Parkland moms now divided over guns

FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018, file photo, Mechelle Boyle, right, embraces Cathi Rush as they wait for news after reports of a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. The image become emblematic of the Parkland school massacre: two terrified moms outside the school, one of them a tall, weeping blonde with the black smudge of Ash Wednesday on her forehead, the other a petite redhead crying in despair on her shoulder. (AP Photo/Joel Auerbach, File)

By Kelli Kennedy

It’s an image that has become emblematic of the Parkland school massacre: two terrified moms outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, one of them a tall, weeping blonde, the other a petite redhead crying in despair on her shoulder.

Editorial & Opinion

Opinion | Igor Volsky

Youth want gun control; will the candidates listen?

03/23/2018 Boston Ma- Left to right are Charlotte Diana (cq) Sam Newman (cq) Rachel Newman (cq) Ben Newman (cq) and Luke Andrews (cq) at The March for Our Lives on Boston Common.Jonathan Wiggs /Globe Staff Reporter:Topic.

By Igor Volsky

Presidential candidates want bold ideas they can own. Building a future with fewer guns should be first on their list

Metro

Malpractice case involving death of liver donor goes to trial

Lorraine Hawks, seen at her late husband’s crypt in Tampa, contends that he was led to believe his brother-in-law had a chance at a long life with the liver donation.

By Liz Kowalczyk

Paul Hawks, who agreed to donate most of his liver to his sick brother-in-law, died on the operating room table. Did surgeons adequately inform him of the risks?

Business & Tech

CEO of marijuana conglomerate, set to open Fenway shop, is defiant amid allegations

By Dan Adams and Felicia Gans

The cofounder of California marijuana conglomerate MedMen defiantly dismissed a series of disturbing allegations made by a former top executive at the firm.

Sports

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

In sunny Florida, the Red Sox are fresh out of hot topics

Fort Myers , FL - 2/12/2019 - Boston Red Sox pitcher Matt Barnes throws long toss after completing his physical today. Boston Red Sox pitchers and catchers reported today for physicals for Red Sox Spring Training at Jet Blue Park in Fort Myers, FL. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: Peter Abraham, Topic: 12Red Sox, LOID: .

By Dan Shaughnessy

After a tepid offseason, the World Series champions are going about their business with no controversies — unlike the old days.

Wednesday Food

HELP DESK

What does a healthy meal look like these days?

Come out to a legal workshop for startups in the food industry.

By Lisa Zwirn

Here’s what experts say we should be eating: lots of vegetables and fruits, whole grains, beans, nuts, fish, lean poultry, and a moderate amount of healthy fats.