December 5, 2007
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A promise to keepVeterans have struggled in their return home
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Bob Ryan's blog
We call this reality
I believe the smiles have been wiped off our faces. No, not the Patriots themselves. We can take them at face value when they...
Tesco strategy revealed
Source: BusinessWeek British supermarket giant Tesco is in the midst of a $2.5 billion rollout of their Fresh & Easy stores in the US, starting...
Romney's two lessons from Mass politics
RAYMOND, N.H. -- Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney said he is looking forward to a presidential debate with Hillary Clinton, particularly over the subject of...
Not registered to vote? Sit down
You may pay taxes in a town, but if you're not registered to vote there, you don't have a right to speak up in the...
Standing on stage at a Republican debate in Florida last week, Mitt Romney lashed out at rival Rudy Giuliani for providing sanctuary to illegal immigrants in New York City. Yet, the next morning, on Thursday, at least two illegal immigrants stepped out of a hulking maroon pickup truck in the driveway of Romney's Belmont house. (Boston Globe)
Fallon Community Health Plan's 670 employees didn't receive gold-sealed invitations this year heralding a company holiday dinner and dance at the nearby Holiday Inn. In fact, for the first time in many years, they didn't get any invitation at all. (By Nicole C. Wong, Boston Globe)