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Massachusetts General Hospital is developing a program to collaborate with primary care doctors in managing dementia.

Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff

Most doctors don’t screen for dementia, but that may change in Massachusetts

New surveys show doctors consider it important to screen for dementia but often don’t, because they feel powerless to help.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/03/06/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/Rinaldi07readville02.jpg Plans to add housing rile Readville

The building boom that has transformed Boston over the last few years has reached nearly every corner of the city. But not Readville.

Ethiopian Airlines crash kills at least 150 in second Boeing 737 disaster in months

Flight 302, a new Boeing 737 Max 8 that was en route from the Ethiopian capital to Nairobi, lost contact six minutes after takeoff, the airline said.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/03/08/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/ZG_26146.jpg When will he demand Trump’s tax returns? Congressman Richard Neal walks political tightrope in powerful new job

As the chairman of the influential House Ways and Means Committee, the painstakingly understated, controversy-avoiding Neal is suddenly in the spotlight.

The Nation

When will he demand Trump’s tax returns? Congressman Richard Neal walks political tightrope in powerful new job

By Liz Goodwin

As the chairman of the influential House Ways and Means Committee, the painstakingly understated, controversy-avoiding Neal is suddenly in the spotlight.

Political Notebook

Biden, Sanders lead the 2020 field in Iowa, poll finds

FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2019, file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the Chuck Hagel Forum in Global Leadership, on the campus of the University of Nebraska-Omaha, in Omaha, Neb. Biden isn’t a presidential candidate yet. But two of his key Democratic rivals are already getting out of the way, giving the former vice president a potential boost. Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown said Thursday he wouldn’t run for president, soon after former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said he would also sit out 2020. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)

The poll of likely Iowa caucusgoers found the two longtime politicians far ahead of their competition. It also found widespread support for liberal policy ideas.

Trump to demand $8.6 billion in new wall funding, setting up fresh battle with Congress

Nogales, Mexico is framed by slats in a border wall that separates it from Nogales, Ariz. Saturday, March 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

By Damian Paletta and Erica Werner

In Trump’s annual budget request to Congress, he will ask for $5 billion in funding for the Department of Homeland Security to continue building sections of a wall along the Mexico border and another $3.6 billion for the Defense Department’s military construction budget to erect more sections of a wall.

The World

A second deadly crash raises new questions on the Boeing 737 Max

FILE- In this Nov. 14, 2018, file photo Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes are parked near Boeing Co.'s 737 assembly facility in Renton, Wash. Investigators were rushing to the scene of a devastating plane crash in Ethiopia on Sunday, March 10, 2019, an accident that could renew safety questions about the newest version of Boeing's popular 737 airliner. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

By Sarah Mervosh

Sunday’s crash was the second time in less than six months that this particular plane model was involved in a catastrophic accident.

US airstrikes kill hundreds in Somalia as shadowy conflict ramps up

General Thomas D. Waldhauser, the head of the military’s Africa Command, testified before Congress in Washington, D.C., last week. He said planned cutbacks elsewhere will not affect what the military is doing in Somalia.

By Eric Schmitt and Charlie Savage

Even as the Trump administration pulls back from counterinsurgency operations elsewhere, airstrikes targeting Islamist militants in Somalia have soared.

Ethiopian Airlines crash kills at least 150 in second Boeing 737 disaster in months

By Hadra Ahmed and Dionne Searcey

Flight 302, a new Boeing 737 Max 8 that was en route from the Ethiopian capital to Nairobi, lost contact six minutes after takeoff, the airline said.

Editorial & Opinion

Editorial

Mass. should close campaign finance loophole for labor unions

The proposal to close the union loophole in the state campaign finance law moves state policies in the right direction, removing a special accommodation for one political constituency.

Alex Beam

Giving up you-know-who for Lent

President Donald Trump speaks during a signing ceremony for an executive order on a

By Alex Beam

For now, it’s No Trump, None of the Time.

Opinion | Andy Puddicombe

Mindfulness is not a fad. Try it.

By Andy Puddicombe

Mindfulness, at its core, simply means to be present, aware, undistracted, and not lost in thought. Below, you can listen to a custom meditation for Bostonians.

Metro

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Grit, teamwork boost this sibling duo at Framingham State

Johan Rijk (left) sat with his brother, Matt, who took notes for him in a class at Framingham State University last month. Johan suffered a stroke in 2010, when he was a junior, that paralyzed him.

By Thomas Farragher

Johan Rijk is a survivor of a stroke that nearly killed him in 2010. His right-side paralysis is being doggedly met with therapy, rehabilitation, uncommon determination — and unbreakable family ties.

Most doctors don’t screen for dementia, but that may change in Massachusetts

Massachusetts General Hospital is developing a program to collaborate with primary care doctors in managing dementia.

By Felice J. Freyer

New surveys show doctors consider it important to screen for dementia but often don’t, because they feel powerless to help.

In N.H., Bernie Sanders says now ‘Democratic candidates all across the board’ support his ideas

3-10-19 Concord NH: Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), a candidate for the Democrat Party presidential nomination held a rally at the Courtyard Marriott Grappone Conference Center this afternoon. (Jim Davis /Globe Staff).

By James Pindell

Speaking in New Hampshire for the first time since announcing his presidential bid, Bernie Sanders said the political discussion among Democrats has shifted to the left.

Business & Tech

Plans to add housing rile Readville

1717 Hyde Park Ave is one of the places being proposed for a big housing development in the Readville section of Boston.

By Tim Logan

The building boom that has transformed Boston over the last few years has reached nearly every corner of the city. But not Readville.

TECH LAB

Cooler Screens’ display cases scan your face to size up buying habits

By Hiawatha Bray

Cooler Screens uses facial profiling to display targeted ads, instantly.

Citizens Bank gets naming rights for Boston Opera House

The Opera House is owned by David Mugar and Don Law.

By Jon Chesto

Don Law signs 10-year deal with Providence-based bank that also includes sponsorships at 3 other venues.

Obituaries

Carolee Schneemann, artist known for taboo-breaking performances, dies at 79

Ms. Schneemann, at her home near New Paltz, N.Y., explored gender, sexuality, and the body politic.

By Harrison Smith

Carolee Schneemann, artist known for taboo-breaking performances, dies at 79

Dan Jenkins, Sports Illustrated writer known for irreverent prose, dies at 90

Dan Jenkins (right), with his daughter, sportswriter Sally Jenkins, in 2009.

By Bruce Weber

The sports writer’s rollicking irreverence enlivened Sports Illustrated’s pages for nearly 25 years and animated several novels, including “Semi-Tough.”

Former 49ers defensive end Cedrick Hardman dies at 70

Mr. Hardman lined up a tackle on the Cowboys’ quarterback, Roger Staubach.

An All-Pro selection in 1971 and 1975, Mr. Hardman joined Cleveland Elam, Tommy Hart, and Jimmy Webb to form the “Gold Rush’’ defensive front.

Sports

CRHISTOPHER L. GASPER

Maybe we need to just let Kyrie be Kyrie and enjoy the ride

Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving and head coach Brad Stevens talk during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, in Washington. The Celtics won 130-125 in overtime. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

By Christopher L. Gasper

With Celtics star Kyrie Irving, the talent is undeniable, the temperament unpredictable. But that’s often just the way it is with creative geniuses.

BEN VOLIN | ON FOOTBALL

Here’s what the NFL free agent market looks like ahead of league’s legal tampering period

Patriots defensive end Trey Flowers is a high value free agent.

By Ben Volin

The period begins Monday but signings and trades can’t happen until 4 p.m. Wednesday.

COLONIAL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION

Northeastern beats UNC Wilmington to advance in conference tournament

By Jarrett Van Meter

Jordan Roland (21 points) and Bolden Brace (17 points) lead the Huskies to the semifinal round