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  1. A cloudy future for pot sales in towns across Mass.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Boston.com

    Last November, a well-funded and well-organized coalition of advocates led by the national Marijuana Policy Project persuaded more than 1.7 million Massachusetts voters to approve Question 4 and establish a system of regulated cannabis commerce. Since then, though, a new front has opened over legalized marijuana - dozens of fronts, actually, in cities and towns across the state, where voters and local officials have already imposed moratoriums and bans on licensed pot firms or are set to vote on similar measures this fall.

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  2. McKinley worked to rebuild economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Tribune-Chronicle

    Editor's note: This is part of a weekly series marking the 120th anniversary of Niles native William McKinley's U.S. presidency. One hundred twenty years ago, President William McKinley at the start of his first autumn in office, traveled to Adams, Mass., to both honor Civil War veterans and to rebuild the nation's economy, starting with a struggling textile industry in the Northeast.

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  3. APExclusive: Chelsea Manning says she not a traitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The Day

    Chelsea Manning puts on a name tag before an appearance at a forum Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, in Nantucket, Mass.

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  4. Berkshires-based coalition backs $15 minimum wage, paid leave ballot effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Berkshire Eagle

    Rep. Tricia Farley-Bouvier speaks during a petition drive kick-off by Raise Up Mass on the steps of City Hall in Pittsfied on Sunday, September 17, 2017. Ward 6 Councilor John Krol speaks during a petition drive kick-off by Raise Up Mass to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour and for paid family medical leave, on the steps of City Hall in Pittsfied on Sunday, September 17, 2017.

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  5. Democratic senators filing bills in reaction to Equifax data breachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | The Recorder

    Democratic senators from Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island are pushing bills after credit reporting company Equifax announced 143 million Americans had their information exposed - including Social Security numbers, birthdates and address histories.

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  6. Chelsea Manning: 'I believe I did the best I could'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The Fresno Bee

    Chelsea Manning, right, is assisted with a microphone, Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, before a scheduled appearance at a forum, in Nantucket, Mass.

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  7. The Latest: Chelsea Manning tells crowd she took a riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Fredericksburg.com

    Chelsea Manning addresses an audience, Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, during a forum, in Nantucket, Mass.

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  8. Mass. woman charged after refusing to leave SNHU campus, disobeying Hooksett policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | UnionLeader.com

    The Attorney General's Office gets about a dozen reports every week of data breaches that potentially could compromise the personal information of consumers here.

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  9. Prepare your Boston Home Long Before a Destructive Storm ArrivesRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 17 | Newkerala.com

    WAKEFIELD, Mass., Sept. 17, 2017 : September is National Emergency Preparedness Month, and with hurricanes Harvey and Irma making many aware of the need to prepare for natural disasters, greater Boston-based 128 Plumbing, Heating, Cooling and Electric, a BBB A+ rated home service company with over 800 5-star reviews online, offers tips for dealing with violent storms.

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  10. Chelsea Manning to address 'creative thinker' conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Fredericksburg.com

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  11. Scientists stunned by huge discovery about kids and cell phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Bay Area Business Woman

    A worrying new study claims that kids who have cell phones are more likely to be cyberbullied, calling into question whether it's good to give them phones. Parents, it may be a good idea to think twice before buying your child that cell phone.

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  12. Hundreds of people are marching in a walk to end Alzheimera sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | WWLP

    The 69th prime-time Emmy ceremony will be about winners and losers and more, including politics and a cheeky turn by host HOLYOKE, Mass. - More than 800 people are signed up to participate in Sunday's walk supporting care and research on Alzheimer's here at Holyoke Community College.

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  13. Why is Mass. on wrong side of U.S. history test exam?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Lowell Sun

    Sept. 17 marks the 230th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution. Sadly, this is one of the many facts of which students in our public schools are largely unaware.

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  14. Two rescued after boat catches fire in Boston HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | Boston.com

    Two people were rescued from a 30-foot boat after it caught fire in Boston Harbor Saturday night, officials said. The man and woman, who were the only two aboard, were not injured, according to Brian Fleming, a Coast Guard operations unit controller.

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  15. Impax Laboratories, Inc. (IPXL) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Impax Laboratories, Inc. have been given a consensus rating of "Hold" by the eighteen brokerages that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eleven have assigned a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company.

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  16. Holy Family parish celebrates 50 years in EdinburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | TheMonitor.com

    In the mid-1960s, when Holy Family Catholic Church was founded, agriculture still dominated the local economy and the lives of people. The founding of a new parish was just one sign of the tremendous growth that was beginning in the city.

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  17. Yet crime went up, not downRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 16 | Isegoria

    In the 1960s and 1970s, for example, criminologists demanded that public policy attack the "root causes" of crime, such as poverty and racism. Without solving these problems, they argued, we could not expect to fight crime effectively.

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  18. Census: Mass. poverty falling, income growth among highest in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    With the state moving toward major decisions over wages, income taxation and health care spending, new data published by the U.S. Census Bureau Thursday shows Massachusetts to be a state with declining poverty and rising incomes that rank among the highest in the country. An estimated 65,474 fewer residents of Massachusetts --- for comparison's sake, that's about the size of Waltham or Haverhill -- were living in poverty in 2016 than the year before, according to new data released by the federal government from the American Community Survey.

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  19. Randolph Engineering, Inc., Appoints Paulino Diaz as New Vice President of SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | Vision Monday

    RANDOLPH, Mass.- Randolph Engineering Inc. -an eyewear manufacturer in Massachusetts-announced the appointment of Paulino Diaz as the new vice president of sales. Diaz joins Randolph with 25 years of experience within the optical industry, to oversee all sales strategies for both U.S. and global retail partners.

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  20. For Boston, deeper waters to mean deeper pocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Boston Herald

    Governor Charlie Baker came to see the dredging in Boston Harbor to officially kick off the Boston Harbor Dredging Project. A $350 million project to deepen Boston Harbor for giant container ships, years in the making, has finally begun, and setting the stage for billions of dollars in added economic impact, officials said.

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