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As part of the renovation of the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Boston, workmen are installing the new marble floors, original pews, exterior lighting, and video and audio technologies.

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Work at Boston’s cathedral will be finished by Holy Week

The first Mass at the renovated space is scheduled for Palm Sunday on April 14.

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Grill 23’s Himmel is about to open a risky venture in New York’s Hudson Yards megaproject. He’s the developer’s son, but he’s trying to make a name for himself.

Bribery scandal puts college counselors on edge

The private college advising industry is largely unregulated, with no requirements for licensure or credentialing.

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Investigators looking into the deaths of five people in a house fire are now considering the incident a murder-suicide, officials said Thursday.

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It’s an inverted question in a country where 44 of 45 presidents have fit that precise demographic.

The Nation

Beto, Biden, Bernie raises the question: Is this the right time for a white guy?

Former Texas congressman Beto O’Rourke was in Iowa on Thursday after officially entering the race for president.

By Stephanie Ebbert

It’s an inverted question in a country where 44 of 45 presidents have fit that precise demographic.

Senate Rejects Trump’s Border Emergency Declaration, Setting Up First Veto

By Emily Cochrane

WASHINGTON — The Senate on Thursday easily voted to overturn President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the southwestern border, delivering a bipartisan rebuke to what lawmakers in both parties deemed executive overreach by a president determined to build his border wall over Congress’ objections.

Slain NYC mob boss avoided the limelight

A 2008 Italian police photo shows Francesco Cali.

By Michael Wilson and Benjamin Weiser

Francesco Cali, reputed boss of the Gambino crime family was gunned down in the street outside his brick home in a brazen assassination that recalled the mob wars of decades past.

The World

Crash victims’ remains minimal, mourning families left with nothing

Ethiopian relatives of crash victims grieved Thursday at the scene where the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed.

By Mulugeta Ayene and Cara Anna

The anguished families of crash victims found nothing to bury at the site of the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed 157 people. What little there was has been taken for forensic analysis by government officials, but when the remains will be returned is unclear.

Alleged shooter to appear in court after New Zealand mosque attacks

Ambulance staff took a man from outside a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday.

By Nick Perry and Mark Baker

One man was arrested in the shootings and charged with murder in what appeared to be a carefully planned racist attack that killed least 49 people at two mosques full of worshipers attending Friday prayers.

New Zealand Police Hunt Gunman on Loose After Attack at Mosque

By Charlotte Graham-McLay

New Zealand police said they are hunting a gunman who remains on the loose in the South Island city of Christchurch following a shooting at a mosque.New Zealand police said they are hunting a gunman who remains on the loose in the South Island city of Christchurch following a shooting at a mosque.

Editorial & Opinion

EDITORIAL

How to prevent another Fall River recall election pitfall

Fall River, MA - 3/12/2019 - Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia speaks to the media after he won a stunning reelection bid in the Mayoral Recall Election. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Metro, Reporter: Laura Crimaldi, Topic: 13fallriver, LOID: 8.5.684351057.

The clear wishes of Fall River voters to oust Mayor Jasiel Correia were thwarted. Ranked-choice voting would have prevented that result.

Opinion | Ban Ki-moon and Patrick Verkooijen

Climate-proofing our communities

Photo illustration by Globe staff; Globe file photo; Adobe

By Ban Ki-moon and Patrick Verkooijen

Collaboration, planning, and forward-looking investments are making some communities more resilient to the impact of climate change.

Opinion | Marietta Robinson

We shouldn’t depend on Boeing to tell us whether Boeing planes are safe to fly

Photo illustration by Lesley Becker/Globe Staff; Adobe; Globe file photo

By Marietta S. Robinson

Our consumer protection agencies, including the FAA, have been compromised by the industries they are meant to regulate.

Metro

Gaming commissioners release Wynn legal agreement

Encore Boston Harbor is scheduled to open in June.

By Danny McDonald

The Gaming Commission has released the legal agreement that has cleared a path for the agency to complete its suitability review of Wynn Resorts.

Kevin Cullen

Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day: A call to reinvent the US-Ireland relationship

Even as the number of those who identify as Irish-American drops, more Americans have an affinity for Ireland — not because their granny came from there, but because Saoirse Ronan does.

By Kevin Cullen

A former foreign policy adviser to Ted Kennedy says it’s time to put away the green Paddywhackery and forge a new relationship.

Work at Boston’s cathedral will be finished by Holy Week

As part of the renovation of the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Boston, workmen are installing the new marble floors, original pews, exterior lighting, and video and audio technologies.

By Laura Crimaldi

The first Mass at the renovated space is scheduled for Palm Sunday on April 14.

Business & Tech

The stakes are high for Chris Himmel’s new venture in NYC’s Hudson Yards project

The Hudson Yards complex in Manhattan opens Friday.

By Janelle Nanos

Grill 23’s Himmel is about to open a risky venture in New York’s Hudson Yards megaproject. He’s the developer’s son, but he’s trying to make a name for himself.

Labor board cites hospital for infringing on nurses’ rights during ballot campaign

Question 1 on last fall’s statewide ballot would have set strict limits on the numbers of patients assigned to nurses working in Massachusetts hospitals. The nurses union has long supported such limits and argues that they’re necessary for patients to receive safe care.

By Priyanka Dayal McCluskey

The National Labor Relations Board settled allegations of unfair labor practices with Heywood Hospital in Gardner.

With SpotOn, dogs are fenced in invisibly — anywhere

With the SpotOn collar, wherever the dog goes, so goes the ability to set up a virtual barrier.

By Max Reyes

OnPoint Systems says that because its SpotOn device is built into a dog’s collar, wherever the dog goes, so does its invisible electronic fence.

Obituaries

William Powers, university president who wrote report on wrongdoing at Enron, dies at 72

Mr. Powers testified before a Senate committee about the scandal at Enron, where he was a director.

By Katharine Q. Seelye

Mr. Powers was president of the University of Texas at Austin from 2006-15.

Birch Bayh, Indiana senator who championed Title IX, dies at 91

As chairman of the Senate constitutional amendments subcommittee, Mr. Bayh championed the federal law banning discrimination against women in college admissions and sports.

By Laurence I. Barrett

In three terms on Capitol Hill, the liberal Democrat from conservative Indiana became one of his era’s most productive legislators and wiliest political adversaries.

Sports

FRANK DELL’APA | SOCCER NOTEBOOK

Schedule gives Revolution an early opportunity

Columbus Crew's Waylon Francis, left and New England Revolution's Justin Rennicks, right, battle for the ball during the second half of an MLS soccer game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne)

By Frank Dell’Apa

They play six home games in the first eight weeks, though the opener showed that adjustments are needed.

MIAA D2 BOYS’ BASKETBALL SEMIFINALS

TechBoston advances to second straight state final with 61-53 win over Belmont

3-13-19 Boston, MA: As the buzzer sounds ending the game, TechBoston players, including Keshawn Barnes (15), Richard Burton (2) Shamar Browder (0) and Alan Nunez (21) get the party started. Tech Boston met Belmont in the MIAA Division 2 boy's basketball state semi-finals at the TD Garden. (Jim Davis /Globe Staff).

By Nate Weitzer

Lyron Bennett scored all 16 of his points in the fourth quarter, while Shamar Browder had 30 as TechBoston improved to 23-2.

High Schools

Here’s the secret to success for the TechBoston boys’ basketball team

2-21-19 Boston, MA: With their victory assured, the TechBoston first stringers were on the bench for the final minute of the game and erupted when one of their teammates in the game hit a shot. Left to right are Chris Norman (5), Alan Nunez (21), Javon Pierre (3), Lyron Bennett (2), Shamar Browder (0, behind Bennett) and Richard Burton (1) Head Coach Johnny Williams is at right in tan pants. TechBoston defeated New Mission in the boy's finals of the Boston City League Championship basketball tournament at Madison Park High School. (Jim Davis /Globe Staff)

By Nate Weitzer

TechBoston will face Belmont in Wednesday’s state semifinals at TD Garden.

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Michael Tilson Thomas says he wants to turn his attention to composing and writing.

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NAMES

Captain Marvel appears in new ‘Avengers: Endgame’ trailer

Brie Larson as Captain Marvel.

By Lillian Brown

Marvel dropped the new trailer for “Avengers: Endgame” Thursday morning, and there’s a lot to process.