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One Last Question: Is the Boston Terrier Really from Boston?

Did this adorable little dog truly come from our city?

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Man Who Bit Off a Fellow Golfer’s Finger in Plymouth Charged with Mayhem

A golfer was arraigned in court today on charges of mayhem after allegedly biting off the index finger of a man he argued with on […]

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A Brave Beachgoer from Boston Saved Two People from Rip Tides in New Hampshire

A frightening and tragic case involving an apparent rip tide at a New Hampshire beach on Sunday could have claimed more lives, had it not been […]

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You Cannot Drive a Moving Truck on Storrow Drive

As we approach September 1—either the worst or best day on the Boston calendar, depending on your feelings about picking up stained ottomans off the curb—the […]

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The Latest Big Victory for Worcester: Nabbing the PawSox

Worcester, a comeback city with bullet trains, a development boom, expansions at the airport, and some of the best widely available beer in the state, is about […]

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The Globe’s Editorial Push Has Gotten Under Trump’s Skin

It’s not clear yet if the Boston Globe’s call for newspapers around the country to defend the concept of a free press in their editorial pages—a […]

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What the Capuano-Pressley Primary Says About Boston

No matter who wins the battle between congressional candidates Mike Capuano and Ayanna Pressley, the outcome is more a reflection of us than them.

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You Blew It: A Breath Test Deal Might Impact Thousands of Drunk Driving Cases

In another twist to the case that has drawn comparisons to the conviction-shattering Annie Dookhan drug lab fiasco, a potential new deal struck by district attorneys […]

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A Shark Bite Has Been Reported off Cape Cod in Truro

Officials in Truro have confirmed that a swimmer suffered a shark bite in the waters off Longnook Beach on Cape Cod in Truro Wednesday afternoon. A […]

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Galvin and Zakim Butted Heads at Their First Debate on TV

The primary battle for Massachusetts’ Secretary of State wasn’t destined to be sexy. The role is just inherently not as interesting to voters as other more […]

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Massachusetts Hates Trump More Than Any Other State

The president must be so disappointed. A new poll has found that Massachusetts, where those who disapprove of him outnumber those who approve of him […]

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The Interview: Red Sox Pitcher Joe Kelly

The Red Sox’s puckish pitcher is nothing but trouble—and is winning fans’ hearts one prank (and punch) at a time.

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Somerville Mayor Joe Curtatone Says He’s Boycotting Sam Adams

Somerville Mayor Joe Curtatone is swearing off Sam Adams, a boycott he says comes after the maker of the iconic Boston lager met with President Trump […]

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A “Flowerbomb” Spruced Up a Bus Stop in Everett This Morning

Commuters in Everett were greeted with an unusual pop of color at a Broadway bus stop this morning. Hit with a so-called “flower bomb,” the bus […]

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Get a Sneak Peek at the New Red Line Trains at City Hall Plaza

Can’t wait to poke around one of the brand-new MBTA Red Line train cars headed for the tracks in the coming years? Well, this week, […]