Massachusetts

One of America's best-loved presidents, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, is born into a politically and socially prominent family in Brookline, Massachusetts, on May 29, 1917. In...
The names that were being thrown around in Orlando last week, when president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski was asked about Dustin Pedroia&...
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Northeastern is not currently considering divestment from offshore funds that invest in fossil fuels, a Northeastern treasurer announced at Wednesday's Faculty Senate meeting.
The Amesbury City Council and Salisbury Board of Selectmen have joined a New Hampshire lawmaker in calling for a hearing on emergency evacuation plans in...
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The names that were being thrown around in Orlando last week, when president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski was asked about Dustin Pedroia's replacement options,...
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Gov. Charlie Baker said he's putting his faith in an ex-MBTA general manager-turned consultant to right the state's beleaguered commuter rail lines as a litany...
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Gov. Charlie Baker, shifting gears, said he's now backing a ban on using hand-held cellphones while driving, and called on lawmakers to get a bill...
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Disgraced former state Rep. Carlos Henriquez, who was run out of the Legislature following his 2014 conviction for physically assaulting a woman, is hoping the...
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The two state police officers at the center of the Troopergate scandal are "watching their backs" as they patrol under the superior officers they are...
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While most individuals will get a tax break if the Republicans' plan becomes law, certain colleges and universities will have to pay an excise tax...
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Under the proposal, anyone who signals or stops a vehicle on a public way to ask for money could face a fine of $50.
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Edna Ward '55, professor emerita, former provost and vice president of Academic Affairs at Emerson College, whose greatest joy was teaching her students, died Saturday,...
Crime throughout the city was down 7 percent in August, compared to the same month in 2016, according to a Lowell Police Department report delivered...
The City Council called Tuesday for a renewed push to replace the Rourke Bridge, a temporary structure that is the source of headaches for commuters...
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Better writers than I are straining to describe the White House catastrophe known as DJT. Like Harry Potter's foe, Voldemort, his name is not to...
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Congressman Jim McGovern hopes the government will grant Lucio Perez permission to stay in the country.
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Dean Mazzarella will continue as the commonwealth's longest-serving mayor after being declared the winner of his contest on Nov.
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Once the land housed a tannery. Then a gelatin factory. Then it was an unusable brownfield. Now 120 and 134 Cross St. is primed to...
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Log Cabin Republicans reports that on top of all the election victories widely reported after Election Day, four of its members were elected to local...
The tax overhaul bill passed by the House last week could have a significant impact on higher education. Here & Now's Robin Young talks with Sharon...
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