BOSTON (AP) — Organizers say thousands of people marched and thousand more watched as the 45th annual Boston Pride Parade stepped off in the city.
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Boston Mayor Marty Walsh began the parade at noon on Saturday by cutting a rainbow ribbon at Copley Plaza.
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A number of public officials took part in the festivities including Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, the nation’s first openly gay attorney general.
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