What’s News


Your condensed guide to today’s daily papers.

1218458618Now you’ll have to go to New Hampshire to stock up on Viagra pens: Gov. Deval Patrick signed a bill that restricts the gifts pharmaceutical companies can give doctors. The law also requires state colleges to graduate more primary care doctors. Now all we need to do is give primary care docs a raise and maybe we’ll be able to get an appointment. [Globe]

Come on and take a free ride: Hundreds of state workers have their own taxpayer-subsidized cars. [Herald]

Screeners to get a free show: Logan will soon get two security machines that use X-rays and radio waves to create images of passengers’ naked bodies. Officials say the images are quickly deleted and faces are blurred, but the ACLU is up in arms. [Globe]

Deja vu all over again: Gov. Patrick may resuscitate his three-casino plan early next year. [Herald]