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2016 Election

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Clinton Concedes: ‘Our Best Days Are Still Ahead of Us’

Hillary Clinton feels the same combination of emptiness and incredulity that you do right now. “I know how disappointed you feel because I feel it, […]

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Scott Brown Has a Few Ideas for Donald Trump

Former Massachusetts senator and Cosmo centerfold Scott Brown appeared on Boston Herald Radio Wednesday morning, and he sure had a lot to say. He expressed interest […]

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Charlie Baker Hopes Donald Trump Will Unite the Country

Following a contentious presidential election that Gov. Charlie Baker chose not to vote in, Baker issued a statement calling for president-elect Donald Trump to bring the […]

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Donald Trump Upsets Hillary Clinton, Grabs Country by the Presidency

Real estate mogul, former reality TV star, alleged serial sexual predator, one-time Wrestlemania entrant, and Republican nominee Donald Trump has defeated former Secretary of State Hillary […]

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Massachusetts Votes to Legalize Marijuana

After decades of advocacy and a long, contentious campaign, voters in Massachusetts have legalized marijuana, passing ballot Question 4, the Associated Press is reporting as results […]

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Voters Reject Question 1, Revere Fends Off Slots Parlor

Massachusetts voters have rejected Question 1, the ballot question that would have cleared the way for the state’s second slots parlor, the Associated Press has […]

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Massachusetts Passes Question 3, Banning Small Cages for Farm Animals

Question 3, the Massachusetts ballot question that would have banned the sale of foods derived from animals raised in cruel conditions, has passed handily, setting new […]

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Question 5, the 1 Percent CPA Tax Surcharge, Passes in Boston

Boston will join the growing number of communities in Massachusetts to adopt a tax surcharge under the Community Preservation Act, as the group supporting the […]

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Hillary Clinton Wins Massachusetts

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has won Massachusetts and its 11 electoral votes, the Associated Press projects. The former Secretary of State beat Republican candidate Donald […]

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What We Don’t Know About Tom Brady, Bill Belichick, and Donald Trump

Even on a bye week, Monday night was all about the Patriots. The final moments of the most unpredictable election imaginable have been about the New […]

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No, Curt Schilling, Lynching Journalists Isn’t That Funny

Alright alright, stop me if you’ve heard this one: A journalist writes a story that upsets a few folks. They tie a rope to the highest branch […]

Wellness

How to Deal with Election Day Stress

Whether you’re far left or far right, young or old, rich or poor, you’re likely experiencing some stress this fine election day. That’s normal during […]

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A Fifth of Massachusetts Voted Early

We won’t know for another day how things turned out in 2016, an election year in Massachusetts that has seen a record amount of fundraising, […]

Restaurants

Close Out the 2016 Presidential Election at These Boston-Area Bars and Restaurants

You watched the debates. You drowned your frustrations in election-themed cocktails. And now, the decisive moment is here: the 2016 presidential election takes place on Tuesday, […]

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Bill Weld and Melissa Joan Hart Are Campaigning in Boston

Bill Weld is back, campaigning (sort of) on behalf of his Libertarian running mate Gary Johnson (but mostly on behalf of not electing Republican Donald Trump). […]