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Thousands Ruled Ineligible For Mass. Medicaid

Tens of thousands of people have been removed from the state’s Medicaid program during the first phase of an eligibility review.


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MassDOT Spent $154 Million On Snow Removal

The Department of Transportation wound up spending $154 million on winter maintenance, well above its $107 million annual budget.


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Those Hidden Costs Of College

When you begin to plan for the college experience there are some costs most parents of freshmen are surprised by.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/23/2014

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New Estimate Puts Rising Big Dig Costs At $24.3 Billion

The cost of the Big Dig, including interest on borrowing, has mushroomed to nearly $24.3 billion, strangling the state’s ability to fund other critical transportation projects, a legislative oversight hearing was told on Tuesday.


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Patrick Okays $15 Million For Tornado Costs

Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a $54 million spending bill that includes $15 million to pay for costs incurred during the response to the recent tornadoes that tore through in central and western Massachusetts.


Study Finds Wide Range Of Prices That Hospitals Charge For Similar Services

A new study is documenting dramatic differences in the price that Massachusetts hospitals charge for similar procedures.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/28/2011

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The Cost of (2) Wars

With all the talk about the national debt, deficit spending and proposed cuts/taxes, I am curious about how much the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are costing us – total amount so far, and this year alone. Seems nobody is reporting this anymore. – Eagles, Ashland


Buyers lining up for Filene's

It’s not the running of the brides, but they are lining up for a chance to buy the remnants of the Filene’s building in downtown Boston.