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Keller @ Large: Will Patrick Admit Computer Services Tax Was A Mistake?

A growing number of our state legislators who last month voted to extend the 6.25% sales tax to a wide range of computer and software services – the largest tax of its kind in the country – are admitting that was a mistake.


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Dumbest Snowstorm Mistakes We Make?

We’re New Englanders, so you’d think we would have this snow thing down by now. But it’s obvious by heading outside, that’s not the case.


Boston Hospital Makes Errors In Spinal Operations

Federal and state health inspectors have cited a major Boston teaching hospital after doctors operated on the wrong location on three spine surgery patients.


Researchers: Jane Austin Needed Help From Editors

LONDON (AP) – She’s renowned for her precise, exquisite prose, but a new study says Jane Austen was a poor speller who got a big helping hand from her editor.