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WBUR Boston
Mourners Commemorate Cyclist Killed In Back Bay With Ghost BikeAnita Kurmann's ghost bike is fastened to a street sign at the Back Bay interse
Mourners Commemorate Cyclist Killed In Back Bay With Ghost Bike
WBUR Boston / Posted 10 days ago
Anita Kurmann's ghost bike is fastened to a street sign at the Back Bay intersection where she died. (Hadley Green for WBUR) BOSTON More than 100 gathered Thursday evening to place a “ghost bike” at a busy Back Bay intersection commemorating a... Read more
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Denver Post
Denver City Council clucking about Chick-fil-A at DIAThink this one through, Denver City Council. If you block Chick-fil-A from retu
Denver City Council clucking about Chick-fil-A at DIA
Denver Post / Posted 11 days ago
Think this one through, Denver City Council. If you block Chick-fil-A from returning as a vendor at Denver International Airport, how far might you then go in imposing political litmus tests on corporations seeking to do business there — or elsewhere... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Bridge Connections Cut, Boston Harbor Camp Forges New PathCampers ride the Provincetown II ferry toward Long Island in Boston Harbor to a
Bridge Connections Cut, Boston Harbor Camp Forges New Path
WBUR Boston / Posted 11 days ago
Campers ride the Provincetown II ferry toward Long Island in Boston Harbor to attend Camp Harbor View. The campers take ferries after the bridge to the island was deemed unsafe and demolished. (Delores Handy/WBUR) BOSTON Eleven-year-old Damien... Read more
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Boston Globe
Globe updates ‘What makes people gay’ 10 years laterThe 1975 Gay Pride Parade on Cambridge Street. The first Pride Parade was in 19
Globe updates ‘What makes people gay’ 10 years later
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
The 1975 Gay Pride Parade on Cambridge Street. The first Pride Parade was in 1971, two years after the Stonewall Riots. The Gay Pride Parade at Copley Square in 1976. That year's theme was "Gay Unity is Gay Strength." 1982 Pride marchers walk along... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dear America, Our Republicans Are Better Than Yours. Love, MassachusettsHey there, America. You just voted in enough Republicans to take control of the
Dear America, Our Republicans Are Better Than Yours. Love, Massachusetts
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
Hey there, America. You just voted in enough Republicans to take control of the Senate. We even voted Republican Charlie Baker as governor here in Massachusetts, though Democrat Martha Coakley did not concede the race on election night. Those of you... Read more
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Boston Herald
Police locate truck, driver in fatal bike accidentA bicyclist was killed this morning when she was hit by a tractor-trailer truck
Police locate truck, driver in fatal bike accident
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
A bicyclist was killed this morning when she was hit by a tractor-trailer truck in the Back Bay, Boston police said. The woman was riding her bike near the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Beacon Street when she was struck by the... Read more
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The New Yorker
Who’s Fighting Free Speech?Fitzgerald’s is an Irish pub in Chapel Hill, near the campus of the University
Who’s Fighting Free Speech?
The New Yorker / Posted 28 days ago
Fitzgerald’s is an Irish pub in Chapel Hill, near the campus of the University of North Carolina, that counts among its attractions cheap burgers, flip-cup tournaments, and jolly music. One night last year, the soundtrack included “Blurred Lines,”... Read more
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Market Watch
‘Notown’: Why Boston doesn’t publicly fund sportsThe Boston Red Sox are mired in last place in the American League East. The New
‘Notown’: Why Boston doesn’t publicly fund sports
Market Watch / Posted 1 months ago
The Boston Red Sox are mired in last place in the American League East. The New England Patriots will play the first four games of their season without quarterback Tom Brady, who may take the National Football League to federal court over his... Read more

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