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By Bob Ryan, Globe Columnist George Kimball, who died Wednesday at age 67, was an undeniably great writer, and I do not use that adjective...
Mass. delegation makes ‘It Gets Better’ video
The Massachusetts congressional delegation - save for US Senator Scott Brown - has made its own “It Gets Better” video to encourage youth encountering uncertainties and difficulties as they realize they are homosexual.
YT: Budget BluesPatrick signs law changing labor union role in health care plans for cities and towns
By Noah Bierman, Globe Staff House Speaker Robert A. DeLeo...
House Republicans began coalescing yesterday around House Speaker John Boehner’s plan to avoid default on the national debt, saying the very future of their party was at stake in the fight, even as Senate Democrats said the bill stands no chance of passing their chamber. (By Matt Viser, Globe Staff)
As the debt limit crisis escalated over the past week, Senator Scott Brown has repeatedly urged members of Congress to put aside partisan sniping and cut a deal. But he has not offered a clear idea of what the deal might look like. (By Theo Emery and Tracy Jan, Globe Staff)
Doctors at a major Boston hospital report they are seeing more hungry and dangerously thin young children in the emergency room than at any time in more than a decade of surveying families. (By Kay Lazar, Globe Staff)
Massachusetts has developed a technology labor shortage, one that could undermine a vital sector that helped pull the state from the last recession and is driving its recovery. (By Katie Johnston, Globe Staff)
A long-running dispute over the gravesite of Boston’s first cardinal has been resolved through negotiations, and Cardinal William H. O’Connell is finally at rest. (By Mark Arsenault, Globe Staff)
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