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Police identify the three women fatally shot in Dorchester

Boston police today released the names of the women fatally shot in Dorchester Sunday, as investigators continued to probe the slayings.

// Sox players reportedly met with owners about Valentine

A group of players, including Dustin Pedroia and Adrian Gonzalez, met with owner John Henry and president Larry Lucchino to complain about manager Bobby Valentine, Yahoo! Sports reported.

//[2]-1452--90x90.jpg Mark Thompson named CEO of New York Times Co.

Thompson, the top executive at the British media giant BBC, will take over in November as CEO of the Times Co., which also owns the Globe.

From left: CJ Adams, Jennifer Garner, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Joel Edgerton in “The Odd Life of Timothy Green.”

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Wednesday Preview | Movie Review

A kids’ movie with a strained message for parents

CJ Adams is likeable as the title character in “The Odd Life of Timothy Green,” but the movie’s really about the fears and neuroses of parents.

Mo Farah and Usain Bolt demonstrate each other’s signature move after each won a gold medal in their respective events.

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The bests and worsts of the London Olympics

Skeptics didn’t expect much from the Summer Olympics, but London was a gold rush for the US. Here’s our list of bests and worsts from the Games.

Exclusive Wednesday Preview | Editorial

// Johnny Pesky’s dedication to the Red Sox can never be replaced

The former shortstop, who died Monday at 92, was a daily, living reminder of the Red Sox of the ’40s and the teams that came afterwards.

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Photography review

“Flushing Meadow” is one of Philip Jones’s nocturnal urban images.

Looking out and in at the Photographic Resource Center

Three photographers at a showcase at the PRC offer images of the external world, and three are showing an internal world of emotion and states of mind.