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2 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

Coulter Reiterates 'Romney 2016,' Hits 'Conservative Media' for Not...

On Sean Hannity's Thursday radio show, conservative commentator Ann Coulter, author of " Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican ," doubled down on her call for another presidential run in 2016 by former Gov. Mitt Romney .

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7 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

Mass. unemployment rate down to 6.3 percent

The Massachusetts unemployment rate continued a first-quarter plummet in March dropping to 6.3 percent as the state packed on 8,100 jobs.

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11 hrs ago | WBUR-AM Boston

Mass. Adds 8,100 Jobs In March; Unemployment Rate Falls To 6.3 Percent

The Department of Labor and Workforce Development said Thursday that preliminary federal estimates show Massachusetts gained 8,100 jobs in March and the state's unemployment rate dropped to 6.3 percent, from 6.5 percent the previous month.

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Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, Massachusetts

15 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

No looking backward [Commentary]

Americans should not be deterred from working to improve our health care system despite difficulties with implementing the websites of the health insurance exchanges as part of the Affordable Care Act .

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Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, Medicine, Nursing, Massachusetts, Medicare, Opinion

16 hrs ago | Swing State Project

New Daily Kos Elections interactive legislative maps of Wisconsin, Massachusetts, and West Virginia

This week we have interactive state legislative district maps for Wisconsin, Massachusetts, and West Virginia.

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Related Topix: Massachusetts, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney

17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Everything you need to know about Elizabeth Warrena s new book

Next week, Sen. Elizabeth Warren's much-anticipated book, "A Fighting Chance," will be released, promising to further stir speculation about the rising Democratic star's political ambition.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Scott Brown, Republican, Edward Kennedy, Democrat, Massachusetts, Recreational Vehicle, Heartland Rv'S

21 hrs ago | ConWebBlog

WND's Kupelian Distorts Study on Autism And Antidepressants

WorldNetDaily managing editor David Kupelian has long fearmongered about antidepressants, most recently straining to link them to autism .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Massachusetts, UC Davis, Depression, Health

Yesterday | Cape Cod Times

Today will be sunny with highs in the mid 40s and northeast winds 15 to 20 mph.

Tonight will be mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows will be in the mid 30s and there will be northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Business Journal

Industry group says new Mass. rules will raise water rates in many towns

As residents of a relatively rainy state, we haven't had the drought concerns that have rattled parts of the West.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Massachusetts

WBUR-AM Boston

Mass. Lawmakers Advance Bill To Help People With Autism

The Massachusetts House is backing a bill that offers strategies for addressing the needs of the growing number of children diagnosed with autism.

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Roll Call

Ratings Change: Massachusetts' 6th District

Massachusetts voters haven't sent a Republican to the U.S. House of Representatives from any district in nearly 20 years.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John Tierney, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Massachusetts, Barack Obama

New Haven Independent

Harp Names New CSA

Okafor will start May 28 in her position, according to a press released the mayor's office issued Tuesday evening.

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Related Topix: Connecticut, Connecticut Government, Georgia, Georgia Government, Massachusetts

Cape Cod Times

Tax Day passes, minus the hoopla

The state extended its deadline for filing Massachusetts personal income taxes until midnight Friday after its online service "experienced delays due to heavy volume over the past few days" the Massachusetts Department of Revenue announced Tuesday.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Boston.com

Mass. can't block sale of painkiller, judge rules

A federal judge ruled today that Governor Deval Patrick does not have the legal right to block the use of the powerful, controversial painkiller Zohydro in Massachusetts.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Deval Patrick, US Governors, Massachusetts, Drugs

Washington Times

Mass. Gov. Deval Patrick recalls day of Boston bombing one year ago

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick recalled Tuesday he was on his way home to work in the garden when his daughter called him one year ago with news of a loud "boom" downtown.

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CBS Local

Massachusetts Extends State Tax Filing Deadline

The Massachusetts Department of Revenue said Tuesday that because of delays with their electronic filing system they have extended the deadline for taxpayers to file their Massachusetts Personal Income Tax returns - or to file for an extension - until midnight on Friday.

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Vineyard Gazette Online

NOAA Says Oversight Needed for Marine Mammal Strandings

Seals congregating off Skiff island. It is illegal for an unauthorized person to come within 150 feet of a marine mammal.

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WESH-TV

Truck drives through Mass. home

A FILM COMES HOME TO FIND A DWAIPING HOLE. A TRUCK DRIVER DROVE CLEAR THROUGH THAT MASSACHUSETTS HOUSE.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Democratic AG candidate supports making casinos illegal

Maura Healey, a Democratic candidate for attorney general, came out in opposition to expanded gambling Monday, throwing her support behind a proposed ballot question that would make casino gambling illegal in Massachusetts.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Massachusetts

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Massachusetts taxes too high

No one likes paying taxes, but almost every one of us does it. And our tax money pays for important priorities that make Massachusetts an attractive place to live and raise a family.

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Related Topix: Massachusetts, Deval Patrick, US Governors

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