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Lt. Gov. Timothy P. Murray will not run for governor in 2014, citing the demands of campaigning, serving in elected office and his desire to spend more time with his wife and two young daughters.
Gov. Deval Patrick signed legislation that would require teachers, workers at child care centers and school bus drivers to submit fingerprints for criminal background checks.
The main reason is the elimination of the payroll tax.
NStar was fined $4 million in responses to Tropical Storm Irene and the October 2011 snowstorm, but already announced it plans to appeal.
The winter moth, abundant this December, is a pest that strips trees of their leaves and ultimately kills them.
As no one has won Powerball for 16 consecutive tries, the estimated jackpot for Wednesday drawing is $500 million. Tell us in the comments what you would do if you won.
Earlier this month, the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency began using a new first-in-the-nation emergency alerting app, as part of its notifications to the public.
Congressman Ed Markey said a law is needed to ensure compounding pharmacies don't turn into compounding manufacturers.
Government, Public Safety
The single-car crash happened Wednesday at 4 a.m. on Treble Cove Road in Billerica.
The Republican primary for the 5th Congressional District is Sept. 6.
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