President Barack Obama

President Barack Obama. (Photo by Pete Souza/White House via Getty Images)

In Obama Stronghold Of Massachusetts, Some Unsure On Iran

With just over a month before the deadline for Congress to act on an international nuclear deal with Iran, more than half of Massachusetts’ all-Democratic delegation is still on the fence, according to a poll of the state’s 11 members of Congress by The Associated Press.

08/11/2015

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Boston Wins $50,000 Federal Award To Help Business Startups

The city of Boston has won a $50,000 award from the Small Business Administration to help streamline licensing, permitting and other requirements needed to start a business.

08/09/2015

President Obama waves as the first family leaves Cape Cod and flies to Martha's Vineyard. (WBZ-TV)

Obamas Arrive For Martha’s Vineyard Vacation

President Barack Obama returned to Martha’s Vineyard for vacation Friday, a day earlier than originally planned.

08/07/2015

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Keller @ Large: 3 Reasons Hillary Clinton Is Losing Support Among Women

She’s the Democratic Party‚Äôs front-runner by a wide margin. But is there trouble for Hillary Clinton?

08/04/2015

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Mass. Sheriff Skeptical Of Obama’s Prison Reform Plan

If the President wants to reduce the sentences for some non-violent drug offenders, he won’t get much support from Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson.

07/16/2015

From left, Hall of Fame baseball player Hank Aaron and actor Bill Cosby receive their Presidential Medals of Freedom. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Push To Revoke Bill Cosby’s Presidential Medal of Freedom

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri says she supports efforts to have President Barack Obama revoke Bill Cosby’s Presidential Medal of Freedom.

07/09/2015

Police confront demonstrators in Ferguson, Missouri in 2014.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Obama Bans Some Military-Style Equipment Provided To Police

President Barack Obama is banning the federal government from providing some military-style equipment to local departments.

05/18/2015

Sen. Elizabeth Warren on CBS This Morning, April 9, 2015. (CBS News)

Sens. Warren, Brown Counter Obama On Trade

Two of the Democratic Party’s most vocal opponents of strengthening President Barack Obama’s hand in trade deals are taking issue with his recent criticism and are calling on him to make public the draft text of a still incomplete deal with 11 other Pacific rim nations.

04/25/2015

Scituate in the Blizzard of 2015. (Photo credit: Karen Monaco)

Baker ‘Disappointed’ Mass. Not Getting More Federal Aid For Blizzard

Gov. Charlie Baker is disappointed his broader request wasn’t approved.

04/13/2015

US President Barack Obama signs a Memorandum of Disapproval regarding S.J. Res. 8, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures, at the White House in Washington, DC, March 31, 2015. AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Emission Cuts Ordered By Obama May Not Survive Beyond End Of His Presidency

The United States put forth its contribution Tuesday to a global climate treaty, relying entirely on a set of emission cuts ordered by President Barack Obama that may not survive beyond the end of his presidency.

04/01/2015

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