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Baker: I’ll reduce number of Massachusetts homeless families

Efforts to catch families before they fall into homelessness would get a boost under a plan being pushed by Gov. Charlie Baker.

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Massachusetts delegation divided on Netanyahu speech

Massachusetts' all-Democratic congressional delegation is split over the decision of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to accept an invitation by House Republicans to address a session of Congress.

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Amherst Plans For Blarney Blowout

Six downtown Amherst bars have agreed to delay their opening time Saturday until the late afternoon.

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DNA Solves Holyoke Rape Case

Jesus Oquendo was arrested in 2012 when his DNA matched that in a rape kit from 1998.

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Two Noho Massage Parlors Condemned

Two Northampton massage businesses have been shut down by city code enforcement officials.

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Charlie Baker To Speak in Northampton

Governor Charlie Baker will speak in Northampton later this month.

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Springfield Eyes Detox Center Resolution

Springfield's City Council will consider a resolution to support efforts to keep the Western Mass Correctional Alcohol Center in the city.

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Protesters Target Whole Foods in Hadley

A group of protesters targeted the meat counter and the dairy section of Whole Foods Saturday.

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Small Gritty And Green Talk Tonight in Holyoke

Holyoke's competitive advantage in the post-carbon economy will be the topic of a talk tonight at the Green High Performance Computing Center.

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Indiana's new religious-objections law has sparked fears that it could allow discrimination.

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Home prices rise modestly, affordability still an obstacle

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Few Americans have listed their homes for sale, with the tight inventory keeping prices higher.

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, April 1

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Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Brew more beer!

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Legislatures around the country are passing laws to allow microbreweries with restaurants to increase production of craft beer.

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Iran nuclear talks extended; Russia says deal within reach

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Major powers and Iran are closer to a preliminary accord on reining in Tehran's nuclear program.