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The CDC’s latest mask guidelines set separate standards for those with and without vaccinations.

Baker has resisted setting separate rules for vaccinated and unvaccinated Mass. residents. New CDC guidelines may test that

The CDC's surprise announcement that fully vaccinated Americans may forgo masks in most settings immediately prompted questions about whether Governor Baker should ease Massachusetts’ rules, layering in potential new complications to what’s largely been a straightforward order.

Dennis White was sworn in by Mayor Marty Walsh (not pictured) as the 43rd Commissioner of the Boston Police Department during a ceremony in the Great Hall at Faneuil Hall. White is pictured after the ceremony was concluded.

11 disturbing revelations in the investigative report on suspended BPD commissioner Dennis White

The report on past allegations of domestic violence against Dennis White, named Boston Police commissioner in February, uncovered more graphic and startling details than earlier reports, and pointed to attempts at secrecy by BPD and City Hall.

Acting Mayor Kim Janey.

Watch live: Acting Mayor Kim Janey to discuss future of Boston Police leadership

Acting Mayor Janey is expected to discuss the Boston Police at 4 p.m.

Acting Mayor Kim Janey.

Janey orders city’s legal team to reverse course in lieutenants promotional exam lawsuit

Facing growing criticism, Acting Mayor Kim Janey directed Boston’s legal team to reverse course on a discrimination lawsuit filed by a group of Black police sergeants and resolve the matter.

State troopers tell judge their ability to ‘provide for their families’ is under threat. Lowest-paid troopers average nearly $94,000

Of the 100 lowest-paid members identified by the union, not one made less than $79,100 last year, and they collectively averaged roughly $93,600 in total pay, according to court filings.

People walking along Newbury Street on a recent afternoon.

Masks still required indoors in Boston as city reviews new CDC guidelines

City officials “will need an opportunity to review their updated guidance.''

Former Boston Police Commissioner William Gross endorsed Annissa Essaibi George  for Mayor of Boston.

Former BPD commissioner Gross endorses Annissa Essaibi George for mayor

Former Boston police commissioner William Gross Thursday endorsed City Councilor Annissa Essaibi George for mayor, the latest turn in a fast-moving and crowded race where policing has been a front and center issue.

At the heart of the dispute over police promotions is a now-revised exam alleged to have been discriminatory against people of color.

Under new mayor, Boston continues to fight a lawsuit alleging police lieutenant exam was discriminatory

Even with a new acting mayor who has emphasized racial equity and called for a substantial overhaul of Boston’s approach to policing, the city appears to be pressing forward with its fight against a group of 10 Black police sergeants who sued over a lieutenants promotional exam.