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During a two-hour meeting in her Senate office with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Aug. 21, 2018, Sen. Susan Collins of Maine pressed him hard on why she should trust him not to overturn Roe v. Wade if she backed his confirmation.

Celtics one of the betting favorites to land Bradley Beal on multiple sportsbooks

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Fringe groups on the far right and left issued calls to take up arms on Friday in a sign of escalating tension over the U.S. Supreme Court's abortion ruling.

Celtics assistant Will Hardy reportedly a leading candidate for Jazz coaching vacancy

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Mass. has one of the best secret beaches in the U.S., according to Southern Living

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A renovation to tweet about: An addition to a Somerville cottage included an aviary for three beloved birds #RealEstate  #HomeImprovement  @StyleCarrot 

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Airbnb just gave a New Bedford superhost special recognition. Here’s why.

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Chris Sale has solid outing in second rehab start, could pitch in Portland next week

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A protester on Boston Common on Monday apparently wanted to give Mayor Michelle Wu an earful. There was only one problem, though: The woman he directed his criticism at wasn’t her.

This is what happens when you try to rob a store with a Marine right behind you

Ari Schultz, 5-year-old Red Sox fan and heart-transplant recipient, dies

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The story seemed too wild to be true: Cape Cod lobster diver Michael Packard was able to escape the mouth of a humpback whale with only bruises and a good story to tell. Many doubted his story — but other divers and experts say they believe him.

For children and adults alike, there are pills that are hard to swallow. A team of researchers at @MIT  and @BrighamWomens  believe they’ve solved that problem with a gel made from plant-based oils, like sesame.

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Just a few hours after Ron Firman bid more than a half million dollars on the final touchdown ball thrown by @Tom Brady in the NFL, he got some bad news. Brady changed his mind about retirement.

Elizabeth Warren’s office compiled a report on the Trump administration’s Hatch Act violations. They counted more than 50.

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Larry David and Alan Dershowitz reportedly got into a heated confrontation outside a local community store on Martha's Vineyard. Suffice to say, the two former friends probably weren't as enthused as the onlookers of the spectacle. Here's what we know:

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Rep. Ayanna Pressley calls on Biden to declare public health emergency over abortion rights

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