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Who's the Most Progressive of Them All?

Fiercely liberal congressional candidates Mike Capuano and Ayanna Pressley agree on almost everything—which means that no matter who wins the Democratic nomination, the outcome is more a reflection of us than them. 


Media

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

News

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

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News

A Shark Bite Has Been Reported off Cape Cod in Truro


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The Suspect in the Shooting of a Weymouth Police Officer Will Face a Judge

Emanuel Lopes, 20, is accused of killing Officer Michael C. Chesna and a bystander. He is slated to be arraigned Tuesday.

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Business

NECCO Has Hit another Snag Involving an Apparent Rodent Problem

The troubled candy company’s trustee is suing over a $1 million payment.

Transportation

A Martha’s Vineyard Bus Driver Was Fired after a Racist Comment

When a man asked why the bus passed him by, the driver quipped, "Because you are black."

Media

Boston Globe Ends Investigation into Harassment Allegations Against Top Editor

His interactions with a former staffer "did not violate our anti-harassment policy."

Policy

A City Council Idea Could Slow the Starbucks-ification of Boston

It would force chains to get an extra permit, and face down possibly angry neighbors.

Transportation

A Commuter Stuck Between a Red Line Train and Platform Has Been Rescued

The person was injured in an incident that caused rush hour delays.


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From senators eyeing the presidency to a mayor ruling over a changing city, here’s what our politicians are up to.

Fundraising Program Gives ‘Hope for the Holidays’ to Families Affected by Cancer

Fundraising Program Gives ‘Hope for the Holidays’ to Families Affected by Cancer

Family Reach helps families keep their spirits up during the season of giving.

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News

U.S. Attorney Lelling Finally Says He Will Get Out of Legal Marijuana’s Way

Was that so hard?

News

Northeastern Could Send a Powerful Message by Cutting Ties with ICE

Protesters are calling on the university to end a multimillion dollar contract with the agency.

News

A Peacock Found Wandering Around Cape Cod Is up for Adoption

The colorful bird is now in the care of the Animal Rescue League.

Crime

The Man Behind a Weird Explosion in East Boston Is Facing Charges

What, exactly, was going on in there?

News

Deeply Misguided #MeToo Joke Causes Uproar in Miss Massachusetts Pageant

Miss Plymouth County has left the organization after a tasteless joke about sexual harassment.

Policy

Policy

Marijuana legalization, healthcare changes, and all the other referendums shaking up Mass.

High-End Homes: Check Out the Luxury Condos Changing South Boston

High-End Homes: Check Out the Luxury Condos Changing South Boston

Can’t wait to see the new construction at the Broadway T station? Check out these photos for a sneak peek of the 14 West luxury condos opening this summer!

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