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Tito Jackson Finishes a Distant Second to Marty Walsh

The results from the preliminary round of Boston’s mayoral race are in, and they do not look good for Tito Jackson. The city councilor finished […]

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Felix G. Arroyo Is Denying Sexual Harassment Claims

Felix G. Arroyo, Mayor Marty Walsh’s former health services chief who was fired amid accusations of sexual harassment, is denying the allegations, and says he is the […]

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Framingham Election: It’s a Mad, Mad Race

Update: The results of the preliminary election, which narrowed the field of mayoral candidates to two, are in. “Scene of the crime” isn’t exactly what comes […]

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Walsh Wins!

Forget the election, Marty, we’re calling it for ya. From cops to schools to who to fire, here’s your blueprint for the next four years. (You can thank us later.)

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Sell the State House

It’s high time we auctioned off the golden dome on Beacon Hill.

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Sexual Harassment Complaint Filed Against Felix Arroyo Jr.

A female employee of the city of Boston has filed a complaint against Felix G. Arroyo, Mayor Marty Walsh, Arroyo’s chief of staff Ilyitch Nahiely […]

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Mitt Romney Roasts Trump’s Charlottesville Response in Viral Facebook Post

Mitt Romney didn’t sugarcoat his response to President Trump blaming violence in Charlottesville “on both sides,” and his reluctance to condemn the activity of white […]

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The Interview: Harvey Mansfield

Warning: This interview may offend you. And Harvey Mansfield, Harvard’s most controversial conservative professor, couldn’t care less.

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The ACLU Is Suing Paul LePage for Blocking People on Facebook

Paul LePage, the notoriously boisterous governor of Maine, has tangled with the media, gotten caught crudely threatening a lawmaker, and attracted national attention for his inflammatory and […]

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President Donald Trump Called New Hampshire a “Drug-Infested Den”

New details have emerged about President Donald Trump’s early conversations with foreign leaders. The Washington Post obtained transcripts of Trump’s January conversations with Mexican President Enrique […]

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Deval Patrick for President?

Looks like we now know who Team Obama’s favorite is for President in 2020. It’s Deval Patrick. At least that’s the word in Washington this […]

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Anthony Scaramucci Isn’t Dead, Harvard Says

Anthony Scaramucci, the short-lived communications head for Donald Trump’s White House is not dead and is very much alive, Harvard has confirmed. The clarification comes after […]

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Trump’s Ban on Transgender Military Service Condemned in Massachusetts

No surprises here, but President Trump’s announcement out of nowhere that he intends to ban all transgender people from serving in the military is not […]

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Susan Collins Said Some Savage Things on a Hot Mic

Maine Sen. Susan Collins and Rhode Island Sen. Jack Reed, consider this your periodic reminder to always make sure you’re not gabbing into a hot mic before […]

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Trump Has His Second-Lowest Approval Rating in Massachusetts

Donald Trump is not well-liked in Massachusetts. This much we know. But it’s not in the Commonwealth that he’s least-liked in the nation. According to […]