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Elizabeth Warren Raises $19 Million in Spring

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If you watched the first night of the presidential debates, one thing was obvious: Elizabeth Warren is doing well. Her "I have a plan for that"…

Aiden Dobens

Headlines for June 28-30

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We're almost there, everyone - it's July 4th week! The barbecues and fireworks are so close we can taste them. Here are the headlines we missed…

Julia Hass

Wayfair Workers Walk Out

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BOSTON - Every day, it seems like we learn new horrific information about the detention centers and concentration camps our southern border. While detention facilities and…

David Mello

Headlines for the Weekend of June 22 and June 23

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Summer marks the start of a lot of things in Massachusetts - the time we all move en masse down the Cape, lobster roll and ice…

Julia Hass

Federal Judge Bans ICE Agents in MA Courthouses

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BOSTON– A federal judge has banned any ICE agents from arresting undocumented immigrants in or around Massachusetts courthouses. What's her reasoning?U.S. District Judge Indira…

Aiden Dobens

The Backlash Continues For Beer Gardens in Boston

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BEACON HILL - If the rumors of the death of beer gardens in Boston are greatly exaggerated, that doesn’t mean there isn't an ongoing fight…

Jeff Bernstone

Massachusetts Ranked 3rd Most Expensive State for Rental Prices

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BOSTON– A new report confirms something that almost every Bostonian probably knows: we pay too much for housing and we don't make enough money for it.…

Aiden Dobens

Trump Inspiring New Wave of Immigration Law Students

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BOSTON– Law schools across the city are noting an uptick in students choosing to go into immigration law in the past three years. As someone who…

Aiden Dobens

Boston's Complete Count Committee and Why You Should Care about the 2020 Census

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BOSTON - These days, there's so much we're told we have to care about that it's hard to keep track of the important issues. And while,…

Aiden Dobens