A rendering of the originally proposed Suffolk Downs Casino. (Courtesy: Elkus Manfredi Architects)

Suffolk Downs To Reassess Casino Bid After Defeat

Suffolk Downs says it will reassess plans to build a resort casino at the 78-year-old thoroughbred race track after East Boston voters rejected its proposal.


A rendering of the originally proposed Suffolk Downs Casino. (Courtesy: Elkus Manfredi Architects)

City Council Approves East Boston-Only Vote On Suffolk Downs Casino

The Boston City Council voted Wednesday to schedule an East Boston-only vote on the Suffolk Downs casino host agreement on November 5.


Scott Brown and Sen. Ed Markey. (Photos by Win McNamee and Kris Connor - Getty Images)

Scott Brown Rips Ed Markey For Noncommittal ‘Present’ Vote On Syria

Former U.S. Senator Scott Brown is criticizing newly-elected Senator Ed Markey for his stance on Syria.



Boston es mi Ciudad – Boston is my City

August 3, 2013 According to statistics, there are 42,000 Latinos in Boston who are eligible to vote, but only half of them are registered. Also on average, only 50% of the registered voters actually go […]


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Dates Set For Special Mass. US House Election

A date has been set for the special election to fill Sen.-elect Edward Markey’s seat in the U.S. House.


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NH House Considers 20-Cent Cigarette Tax Hike

New Hampshire’s House is considering raising the tobacco tax 20 cents — a dime less than Gov. Maggie Hassan counted on in her budget.


Rhode Island Episcopal Bishop Nicholas Knisely

Gay Marriage Support In Rhode Island Gets Boost From Episcopal Bishop

Episcopal Bishop Nicholas Knisely says he supports gay marriage not in spite of his faith but because of it, and says gays and lesbians deserve the same marriage rights as any other couple.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/19/2013

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Toucher & Rich: Weird Political Ads

It’s election season and people across the country will be voting for more than just who will be president. There are a lot of offices in different states that need filling. And with every election season comes a fresh boatload of political ads.

98.5 The Sports Hub–11/06/2012

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Opinion: Obamacare Should Win It For Mitt Romney

If you’re still looking for a reason to decide on which candidate to vote for, think about Obamacare and the fact that one report after another clearly shows that it’s going to cost the nation much, much more than originally stated by President Obama and his administration.


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Survey: More Americans Prefer Better Bosses Over Pay Raises

A new survey has some surprising results on the question of whether Americans would prefer a pay raise or a better boss.