Seth Moulton. (WBZ-TV)

Democrat Moulton Wins Massachusetts’ 6th District

Democrat Seth Moulton has won the race for Massachusetts’ 6th Congressional District, defeating Republican Richard Tisei.

11/04/2014

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Massachusetts Voters Opt To Keep Casino Gambling

Voters on Tuesday rejected a ballot question that would have repealed the 2011 state law that allows for up to three regional resort casinos and a single slots parlor.

11/04/2014

Rep. Bill Keating (D-MA) (WBZ-TV)

Democrat Keating Wins Re-Election In 9th District

Democratic U.S. Rep. William Keating has won his re-election bid, defeating Republican challenger John Chapman in Massachusetts’ 9th Congressional District.

11/04/2014

Maura Healey. (WBZ-TV)

Democrat Maura Healey Wins Attorney General’s Race

Democrat Maura Healey has won the race for Massachusetts attorney general, topping Republican John Miller to become the nation’s first openly gay candidate elected to the top law enforcement job.

11/04/2014

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Mass. Voters Back Paid Sick Time Mandate

Voters have approved a ballot question that supporters say will give Massachusetts the nation’s strongest requirement for providing paid sick time to workers.

11/04/2014

Buddy Cianci. (WBZ-TV)

Cianci Loses To Elorza In Providence Mayor’s Race

Former Providence mayor and two-time felon Buddy Cianci has lost his comeback bid to Democrat Jorge Elorza.

11/04/2014

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Mass. Voters Reject Measure To Expand Bottle Deposit Law

Massachusetts voters have turned down a proposal calling for the first expansion of the state’s bottle-deposit law since it took effect more than three decades ago.

11/04/2014

U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (WBZ-TV)

Shaheen Defeats Scott Brown, Keeps US Senate Seat

New Hampshire’s Democratic U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen has defeated Republican challenger Scott Brown to win a second term and block his return to Washington from a second state.

11/04/2014

Maggie Hassan. (Credit: Maggie Hassan Website)

Hassan Tops Havenstein To Win 2nd Term As NH Governor

Democratic New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan has defeated Republican businessman Walt Havenstein to win a second term.

11/04/2014

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Election Investigator Assaulted In New Hampshire

An assistant state attorney general says one of the office’s investigators was assaulted when he was looking into a voter challenge in Newmarket.

11/04/2014

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