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Boston Globe - Top Stories

Seeing Red: Part 1 - As commutes become intolerable, political leaders cling to an old car-first mentality - We endure some of the nation's worst rush hour traffic. Our aging transit system is maddeningly unreliable. It is a crisis — a very slow moving crisis — that puts our region's economic prosperity at risk. Who is to blame? Can anything be done? 3 hours ago

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Ranking the top prospects in the Red Sox farm system

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Week 11 review: Ravens look like a lock for AFC Championship game

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In wake of murder-suicide, R.I. Family Court proposes added screening for restraining orders

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Mahomes, Chiefs hold off Chargers 24-17 in Mexico City

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BC coach Jerry York formally inducted in Hockey Hall of Fame -- York is the winningest coach in college hockey history.

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Celtics 99, Suns 85 -- Marcus Smart suffers right ankle injury, and other observations from Celtics' victory over Suns -- Smart said he is OK and coach Brad Stevens did not rule out Smart for Wednesday's game against the Clippers.

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Patriots could activate Isaiah Wynn off injured reserve for Cowboys game

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Massachusetts tops nation in new index of economic insecurity for elders living alone -- Even in a strong national economy, half of older Americans living alone and nearly a quarter of older couples struggle to afford basic necessities, according to a new report that lists Massachusetts as a leading state for "elder economic insecurity."

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KEVIN CULLEN -- As Marty Walsh prepares to go to Northern Ireland, he knows that Boston can play a role on the world stage -- When Mayor Marty Walsh visits Belfast next week, the cynics will see a junket. But this stuff matters.

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'We're all brothers': Firefighters gather for Worcester Fire Lieutenant Jason Menard's funeral -- Menard, who died saving the lives of two fellow firefighters in a burning building last week, was praised Monday at his funeral for making the ultimate sacrifice.

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Photos: Hundreds of firefighters attend funeral for Lt. Jason Menard

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Are Ben & Jerry's cows actually happy? That question may be settled in court - In a class-action suit, Ben & Jerry's is accused of falsely claiming the milk used in its ice cream comes exclusively from "happy cows" and so-called humane "Caring Dairy" farms.

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DAN SHAUGHNESSY -- Tom Brady is frustrated with the Patriots offense, but won't take any blame himself -- Brady sure sounds like a man who is reaching his limit with this offense.

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Ben Volin: Reviewing Week 11 around the NFL

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Chad Finn: 17 thoughts on the Patriots' win over the Eagles

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Patriots won field position battle because of punter Jake Bailey

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On The Street -- Davis Square's character is being challenged. Can it survive? -- As a major development plan is debated for the Somerville neighborhood, residents and businesses worry about what might be lost.

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A place where startups grow, but don't always stay

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Davis Square is wonderfully weird — but will it last?

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OPINION | JOAN VENNOCHI -- Drawing the line between Deval Patrick's private and public self

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OPINION | Niall Ferguson -- Impeachment Re-Pete

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Editorial Cartoon | Dan Wasserman -- Trump's medical diagnosis

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EDITORIAL -- A simple way to open up 'secret courts'

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Obituary - Annie McNamara Evans, who raised awareness about bone marrow transplants, dies at 29 - After being diagnosed at 25, Anne McNamara Evans spent the next 3 ½ years raising funds for research and increasing awareness about becoming a bone marrow donor. She was 29, and lived in South Boston, when she died Nov. 7.

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House lawyer says committee investigating whether Trump lied - The House of Representatives' top lawyer told a federal appeals court Monday that the House is investigating whether President Trump lied to special counsel Robert Mueller.

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US softens position on Israeli settlements

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Supreme Court's chief justice orders delay in House fight for Trump records

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Husband found guilty of first degree murder in slaying of Lynn elementary school teacher -- A Revere man Monday was convicted of first degree murder for killing his wife, a Lynn elementary school teacher, in their Revere home in 2017.

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What does Cory Booker think of Deval Patrick's entry into the presidential contest? We asked him

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Marcus Smart suffers right ankle injury, and other observations from Celtics' victory over Suns

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Massachusetts tops nation in new index of economic insecurity for elders living alone

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Companies led by women have happier workers. What's the secret?

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Tom Brady is frustrated with the Patriots offense, but won't take any blame himself

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Husband found guilty of first degree murder in slaying of Lynn elementary school teacher

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Are Ben & Jerry's cows actually happy? That question may be settled in court

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Davis Square's character is being challenged. Can it survive?

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Against Eagles, fuming Tom Brady loses patience with offense of smoke and mirrors

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Ask the Globe - What do you wonder about Boston or Massachusetts? Ask the Globe is a series where curious readers pose questions they'd like us to probe. We track down an answer and share the story of what we find.

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Man charged with killing two doctors in South Boston condo goes on trial this week

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Boston police headquarters has window broken by bullet

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Authorities say man fatally shot by police had stabbed wife

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Athol man arrested in slaying of woman found near treatment plant

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Opinion: Legal Lens - Law and documentary film may seem far apart, but they actually share many connections. With the guidance of filmmaker and producer Joseph Tovares and support from the Hewlett Foundation, 12 Harvard Law School students from eight countries have worked since January on the Legal Lens project.

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Holding on to their homes

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Veterans and the criminal justice system

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Holding ExxonMobil accountable

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Uncertainty over TPS

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Legal Lens at the Brattle

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MATTHEW GILBERT | YOUR TV GPS - Week in watching: The problem with pizzazz, Dolly tugs at 'Heartstrings,' 'Mad About You' returns - Globe critic Matthew Gilbert navigates the week in television.

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Franklin natives are first sisters to become US Army generals - Major General Maria Barrett and Brigadier General Paula Lodi said the lessons they learned growing up helped them reach this unprecedented position.

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Democrats won Louisiana and Kentucky. How much credit goes to Raimondo? How much credit goes to Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo, who served as chairperson of the Democratic Governors Association this year?

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North Providence police chief Tikoian retiring Jan. 1, saying troubled department has been transformed

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Deval Patrick defends decision to enter 2020 race at last minute

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Everything you need to know about the Democratic debate on Wednesday

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What's next: Impeachment hearings enter crucial stretch

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Samoa closes schools as measles epidemic kills at least 6

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Hong Kong demonstrators trapped at polytechnic university as court overturns mask ban

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A Q&A with Rachel Klein, executive chef at Guy Fieri's Tequila Cocina

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Jon Voight, Alison Krauss honored with national medals

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Qantas denies Will.i.am's claims of racism by flight attendant

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Trump promised Wisconsin's farmers his trade wars would pay off. They're still waiting -- President Trump's promise to restore US trade dominance won him deep support in farm country, which helped him secure his narrow victory in Wisconsin in 2016. But there are signs that some farmers are running out of patience with the trade wars.

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A Pennsylvania roofer loved Bill Clinton and voted for Obama. Here's how Trump lured him from the Democrats -- Amid a stronger local economy, there are questions about whether Democrats can win back white working-class voters in western Pennsylvania in 2020.

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What happened after a young Trump voter in Michigan transformed into a vegan AOC fan

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At a Michigan football field, impeachment is the political line of scrimmage for a suburb in flux

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At the edge of a warming world -- On Cape Cod, climate change is already terrifyingly real -- To the millions of us who visit Cape Cod once or twice a summer, the effects of climate change can seem subtle, if we see them at all: A breach in the dunes. A crack in the pavement. But once you know how to see what is shifting, changing and washing away, it is impossible to ignore. Come with us as we explore the Cape to better understand what climate change is doing here, what it means for the future of this beloved place, and what the cost of inaction might be.

12 days ago

Education -- The Great Divide -- A new Globe initiative exploring the deep inequalities in our public education system, examining both the challenges and possible solutions to creating equal opportunity for all students.

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(Unsent) Love Letters - Columnist and podcast host Meredith Goldstein and psychotherapist and "Where Should We Begin?" podcast host Esther Perel explore the messages we keep to ourselves.

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Podcast: Listen to Love Letters Season 3

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SPOTLIGHT FOLLOW-UP -- Second major hospital chain agrees to pay millions to resolve concerns over concurrent surgery -- Whistleblowers accused celebrity surgeon David Samadi of allowing trainees to perform surgeries while he was in another operating room.

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OPINION | ALEX BEAM -- Mercury is in retrograde; take cover

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Editorial -- Time to fix Boston's electoral recount process

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OPINION | SCOT LEHIGH -- Daniel Ellsberg, the original whistle-blower, looks back — and forward

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Editorial Cartoon | Dan Wasserman -- The latest Trump defense

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OPINION | Thomas E. Patterson -- The marketplace of delusion

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OPINION | SCOT LEHIGH -- Bloomberg's a bad bet — but don't discount Deval

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Police corner Hong Kong protesters on university campus as court overturns mask ban

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Photos: Patriots at Eagles

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Photos: How the Myles Garrett helmet swing unfolded

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Hundreds fill Boston church for Transgender Day of Remembrance - Hope and sadness filled the atmosphere as a crowd of about 300 people filled the Cathedral Church of St. Paul on Sunday evening for a Transgender Day of Remembrance vigil.

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Tell us: How should Boston fix its traffic problems? -- Send us your ideas on how to fix Boston's transportation woes and make commuting better.

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Discuss 'Seeing red' -- We are trapped by some of the nation's worst rush-hour traffic. Our aging transit system is strained. A booming economy — and thousands of new employees here — are behind this crisis. Who is to blame? What are some solutions? Tell us what you think.

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Massachusetts highway exits to be renumbered by January 2022 -- The shift, which will be complete by the start of 2022, will affect most interstates and state highways.

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From assisted hatching to embryo glue, most IVF 'add-ons' rest on shaky science

13 days ago

Millennials caring for parents with Alzheimer's face agonizing challenges

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She was destined to get early Alzheimer's, but didn't. Did a rare mutation protect her?

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Before signing up for drug trial, one patient wants to know: Can I afford it?

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DAN SHAUGHNESSY - Are fans bothered when their teams are caught cheating? The investigation into the 2017 world champion Astros touches fans everywhere, certainly those who root for New England teams.

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NBA box score: Celtics 99, Suns 85 -- This is sports agate content

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Sports Log -- Alabama QB has successful hip surgery -- Tua Tagovailoa expected to make full recovery.

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Connections -- Working through a work breakup

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Women & Power -- The 2019 Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts

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Dinner with Cupid -- Blind date: 'She began the conversation by rattling off 10 questions'

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Cooking -- Recipes: Three surprising ways to make meatballs

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Ranking the top prospects in the Red Sox farm system

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BU hockey coach Albie O'Connell suspended one game

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Anatomy of a traffic jam

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Seeing red: Political Gridlock

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Chief justice gives Trump temporary reprieve in financial records case

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FBI arrests mayor of Muncie, Ind.

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US group says 803 unbelted rear-seat passengers died in 2018

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Antigovernment protests cripple major Iraqi port, oil field

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US businesswoman says Boris Johnson cast her aside 'like I am some gremlin'

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Home Depot's Blank gives $50m for Babson leadership school

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Federal judge dismisses claims against Wynn Resorts filed by former Suffolk Downs owner

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Chick-fil-A halts donations to 3 groups against gay marriage

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Pot stock hits keep coming as Biden knocks marijuana ahead of meeting

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Proposal in Brookline would force town pot shops to be appointment-only until 2022

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Where presidential candidate Deval Patrick stands on marijuana

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100 YEARS ON, GAS TAXES NEED REFORM

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Assume Trump is impeached. Then what?

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New State Police leader needs to lead the way to change now

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Fish jerky you can feel good about

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They missed quark, so they started making it

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With a fat separator, it's all gravy

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Here, there, and everywhere

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My kids wanted to know: What exactly did Jefferson do at Monticello, anyway?

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How to navigate solo travel as a young woman

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Holiday Gift Guide: The perfect book for everyone on your list

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Books led Ojibwe author David Treuer from the reservation to Middle-earth

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Local bestsellers for the week ending 11/10

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The icy magic doesn't crack in Disney's 'Frozen II'

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From Turkey to the Gardner to underground

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'Marriage Story' belongs to a small but distinctive genre: D-I-V-O-R-C-E M-O-V-I-E-S

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'Saturday Night Live' tries to bring some 'pizzazz' to the impeachment inquiry

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It's a dysfunctional life for the fractious family in 'The Moodys'

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At Longy, a minifestival celebrated composer Marti Epstein at 60

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Why can't Taylor Swift perform her own songs? It's complicated

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The Yellow Brick Road leads Elton John back to Boston

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We need a ritual to remember black lives like DJ Henry's. This play gives us one

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In 'An Iliad,' Denis O'Hare is a one-man army

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Dolly Parton transports 'A Christmas Carol' to a place she knows well

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Son vows to beautify Mansfield cemetery where his father is buried

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Brockton museum portrays the agony of opioid addiction

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A 'Deaf Car Guy' with a driving passion

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Terry O'Neill, whose images captured '60s London, dies at 81

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Noel Ignatiev, scholar who wanted to abolish white racial privilege, dies at 78

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