The Globe reports how Boston police officers allegedly threatened to arrest a civilian flagger in South Boston, after which the state replaced the worker with a BPD officer. Illustrated with a photo of the replacement police officer intently staring at his cell phone.
Daniel Jourdet, 52, of Lynn will be arraigned tomorrow on charges he's the guy captured on video yelling racial epithets at an MBTA worker before smashing him in the head on April 1 at the Copley Square stop on the Green Line.
WBUR reports on the huge fine against the Cambridge company for the contamination, which forced it to stop production of two drugs critical to patients with Gaucher and Fabry disease. The tanks are normally filled with Chinese hamster ovary cells secreting the drugs; the company had to kill them, sterilize the tanks and start over.