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Howie Carr Is Deplorable—and He Couldn’t Be Happier

His journey from fearless journalist to Trump’s loudest fan.

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Five Massachusetts Winter Sports Destinations

Relish the chill with these five winter-sports destinations close to home.

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Why Does Boston Still Accept a Christmas Tree from Nova Scotia Every Year?

Nova Scotia has shown its gratitude for Boston’s aid after the great Halifax Explosion by giving our city a Christmas tree every winter. Isn’t it time we consider the debt paid and get a local tree?

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Marty Walsh Hopes Marijuana Tax Revenue Is “Worth the Human Toll”

Mayor Marty Walsh, expecting that Boston will soon enter the legal marijuana market, said he hopes that the tax revenue collected is “worth the human toll.” Walsh, […]

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The ACLU Fires Back at BPD Commissioner Gross after Facebook Post

If you spend time online, there are near-daily reminders of a rule that at this point should be taught in schools: Never post. And, in […]

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This Freezing Cold Thanksgiving Could Break a Record

With wind chills hovering around 0 degrees, the chilly temps rolling into the Boston area this week could break a record for Thanksgiving. An arctic front […]

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Seth Moulton Faces Critics of His Anti-Pelosi Plans at a Town Hall

Facing long odds and staring down the wrath of party leadership, Seth Moulton’s campaign to keep Nancy Pelosi from retaking her role as Speaker is […]

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Video: Masked Men with White Supremacist Ties Chant “Blood and Soil” at BU

Wearing bandanas over their faces and baseball caps on their heads, a half-dozen men barged into an event at Boston University on Sunday, chanting the white […]

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Joe Kennedy III Is on Board with Marijuana Legalization Now

Joe Kennedy III, among the loudest anti-marijuana advocates in the Democratic Party, is making a gigantic U-turn on the issue. After years of voting down bills […]

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The First Two Legal Marijuana Customers in Mass. Have Been Picked

Two veterans, including the mayor of Northampton, will be the first customers in  Massachusetts’ new recreational marijuana marketplace after they were selected to make the […]

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It’s Finally Happening: Pot Shops Cleared to Open in Massachusetts

This is huge. More than two years after voters gave the idea a ringing endorsement, Massachusetts is finally set to welcome its first-ever pot shops. […]

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Shore Leave Is about to Rain Tiki Cocktails on the South End

If the season’s freshly-fallen first snowfall already has you dreading winter, take heart: Shore Leave, a new South End tiki bar and restaurant from the […]

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The ACLU Is Suing for Info on How a Boston Police Database Helps ICE

The “sanctuary city” status Boston has adopted is meant to send the message to all of us that local government is not interested in helping round […]

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When to Drive (and When Not to Drive) on Thanksgiving

Driving on Thanksgiving in Boston, like in all American cities, is a disaster waiting to happen. Play your cards wrong, and you could end up spending […]

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Kirk Minihane Is Out at WEEI, Will Launch His Own Show

Kirk Minihane, the bombastic Boston sports radio personality, is officially leaving WEEI and will launch his own live show and podcast on Radio.com. Beginning in early […]