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Mark Zuckerberg has always played the long game. And if he ever ascends to the highest office in the land, at least we'll know that...
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In continuing to pay two City Hall hands who are under indictment for extortion, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has set a troubling precedent. No matter...
A week after the U.S. Justice Department department appointed a special prosecutor to examine President Trump's ties to Russia, Brookline Town Meeting is demanding its...
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On Wednesday, John Kerry told the graduating class at Camelot High in Cambridge, "This is not a normal time." For once, Liveshot was not recounting...
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After years of our European allies exploiting America's generosity, it's time to make NATO great again. And one way to do that is to have...
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President Trump attends his first G7 summit in Sicily today amid a cloud of uncertainty about where he and the United States will stand on...
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Surrounded by stone-faced allies, President Donald Trump excoriated fellow NATO members Thursday for failing to meet the military alliance's financial benchmarks, asserting that leaves it...
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The Massachusetts Senate this week passed two budget amendments to study rail improvements literally tied to Western Massachusetts.One, a budget amendment by Sen. Adam Hinds,...
Twenty-five-year-old Nicole Glabach is getting to know her Leyden neighbors from her new Town Hall office, following her election on May 13 as the new...
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ITEM FILE PHOTO This February 2017 file photo shows Newton Mayor Setti Warren on a visit to Lynn. By THOMAS GRILLO LYNN — Democratic candidate for...
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What's in a name change anyway? To Rick Kidder, president and CEO of the formerly named New Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce, it means strength in...
John F. Kennedy was the youngest U.S. president ever elected. But what set him apart the most when he was elected was that he was...
Looking to "throw the kitchen sink at the problem" of opioid overdoses, the Senate on Thursday afternoon adopted a budget amendment directing the Department of...
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Teaming with a national surveying organization, town officials are seeking citizen input on questions like Somerset's quality of life, local policies, demographics, rating of local...
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Superintendent of Schools, Daniel Warwick says the agreement wouldn't have been possible without the support of Springfield's mayor.
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A feasibility study for developing a high-speed rail line between Boston and Springfield has been agreed upon.
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From picket lines to City Council showdowns, Paul D. Bixby was a fiery politico who won't be forgotten.Local officials past and present remembered Bixby, 75,...
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It's sowing the historical seed, in a sense.For the past three years, the Wareham Historical Society has delivered local history books to young students in...
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Former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown appears on track to become the next U.S. Ambassador to New Zealand and American Samoa.
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A day after President Donald Trump's budget was released, a handful of senior administration officials fanned out on Capitol Hill, facing tough questions from Democrats...
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