Jim Kurtz and Bob Cleverdon met last year by chance in an Ipswich supermarket. Turns out Kurtz’s father and Cleverdon were brothers in arms who never met but defeated the Nazis and saved the world. 7:51 p.m.
Two men in prison, both seeking release because they are ailing, claim Massachusetts prisons are not letting inmates apply for the new medical parole program, according to a complaint before the state’s Supreme Judicial Court. 7:08 p.m.