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4 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Parents of school-age children will be heading out this month to purchase back-to-school supplies, with some aiming to shop on a sales-tax holiday.
8 hrs ago | Free Republic
On July 25 Breitbart News reported that Massachusetts police chiefs wanted "sole discretion" over who can purchase a long gun, be it a rifle or a shotgun.
12 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
The bills, S.1882 An Act relative to the Massachusetts Alzheimer's and Related Dementias Acute Care Advisory Committee and S.2165 Uniform Adult Guardianship, were proposed and supported by the Alzheimer's Association, Massachusetts/New Hampshire Chapter.
16 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette
A suicidal American befriends a Japanese man lost in the Aokigahara forest at the northwest base of Mount Fuji in Japan and the two men search for a way out.
17 hrs ago | Business Journal
Physicians have given mixed reviews to the state's plans to augment the Massachusetts Prescription Monitoring Program, saying that while the program is one of the best ways to fight drug abuse, some pieces of new legislation are too restrictive.
22 hrs ago | CBS Local
Massachusetts lawmakers approved several major pieces of legislation early Friday morning, blowing past a midnight deadline in a somewhat chaotic finish to the end of formal meetings in their two-year session that began in January 2013.
It's been exactly a year since the state approved a 3-cent increase in the gas tax with hard fought legislation that ties future increases to inflation.
Taxachusetts. The bluest state. A vegetarian convention. Massachusetts over the years has acquired, by dint of its voting patterns and economic and social policies, a range of monikers underscoring its reputation as a liberal state.
Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley sent a joint letter with New Hampshire AG Joseph Foster to Market Basket's CEOs on Thursday.
Two tornadoes were confirmed in Massachusetts this week, an EF-0 tornado in Dalton on Sunday and an EF-2 tornado in Revere on Monday.
In this image released by NASA on Monday, Aug. 27, 2012, a chapter of the layered geological history of Mars is laid bare in this color image from NASA's Curiosity rover showing the base of Mount Sharp, the rover's eventual science destination.
Representatives from the Small Business Administration are touring Revere Thursday to see which businesses they can help with low-interest insurance loans after this week's tornado.
Opponents of a proposed natural gas pipeline protest on Boston Common across from the Statehouse in Boston, Wednesday, July 30, 2014.
"The man who represents himself has a fool for a client." It's one of the justice system's oldest maxims.
Governor Deval Patrick today signed a bill that tightens security regulations regarding protests and demonstrations at abortion clinics in Massachusetts.
While there's debate over whether advanced practice nurses need to have docs peeking over their shoulders, there's little doubt that Massachusetts would see a health care traffic jam if patients had to depend solely on primary care doctors for their needs.
The Massachusetts Legislature is gearing up for the final two days of its formal session with a handful of major bills still awaiting action.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 10:43 pm
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