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France honored Bob Cleverdon for saving it from the Nazis; he honors us just by being Bob

Jim Kurtz and Bob Cleverdon met last year by chance in an Ipswich supermarket. Turns out Kurtz’s father and Cleverdon were brothers in arms who never met but defeated the Nazis and saved the world.

Mass. urges residents to prepare for hurricane season

Though Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 through Nov. 30, the bulk of the storms that have affected Massachusetts have come in August or September, MEMA said

Class-action suit alleges Encore Boston Harbor cheats gamblers

A class-action lawsuit filed Monday alleges that the newly opened Encore Boston Harbor in Everett is cheating gamblers through its blackjack and slot machine practices.

In first year of medical parole, just four inmates granted reprieve

Two men in prison, both seeking release because they are ailing, claim Massachusetts prisons are not letting inmates apply for the new medical parole program, according to a complaint before the state’s Supreme Judicial Court.

Police identify shooting victim in Fitchburg

The 23-year-old man who was shot and killed Thursday has been identified as Leon Wilson Jr. of 49 Spruce St., Fitchburg, Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early Jr.’s office said.

On eve of trial, lawyers for City Hall aides try one last time for dismissal

The trial is likely to renew the debate over whether federal prosecutors are overreaching by criminalizing the work of public officials acting on behalf of constituents.

Here’s how the Mass. delegation reacted to Trump’s Twitter attacks on minority congresswomen

Many members of the Massachusetts congressional delegation turned to Twitter to criticize President Donald Trump’s controversial tweets.

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Who are you going to call when (gasp!) your kids have lice?

Lice Treatment Center Metrowest brings its services, and all-natural shampoo, to families, schools, and camps.

Five elderly siblings reunited in Peabody

“We started our lives together and we are so lucky to be ending our lives together,” said Mary Cena, 92.

Should the MBTA proceed with a pilot plan for daily commuter rail service to Gillette Stadium?

Read two views on the question and vote in our online poll.

Once an immigrant, now she helps others

Once an immigrant, Saska Icitovic of Lynn now helps others who fled oppression in their native lands.

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