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Boston Globe - Politics

Students at Emerson, MIT set up pro-Palestinian encampments -- Students at Emerson College established an encampment off Boylston Street, in what two students and a faculty member described as an act of solidarity with pro-Palestinian protesters arrested at Columbia University, while a similar camp arose at MIT.

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Rehoboth artist adds extra dimension to state emblems -- Hollis Machala's 26-piece "HEART of MA" series documents the state emblems of Massachusetts — like the official bug, official cookie, and official groundhog — but not just in flat acrylics.

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26.TRUE marathon organizers call event 'joyful' and 'smooth,' dispute councilor's public safety complaints -- Documents shared with the Globe showed that the organizers of 26.TRUE obtained all the necessary permits for the event.

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There's a rise in the use of A.I. in campaigning— are Mass. congressional candidates prepared?

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For Donald Trump, COVID has become a four-letter word

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Full slate of jurors chosen for Trump's hush-money trial. Here's what we know about them.

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Kennedy family members endorse President Biden, in rebuke to RFK Jr.

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Trump tried to 'corrupt' the 2016 election, prosecutor alleges as hush-money trial gets underway -- The opening statements launched the first criminal trial of a former American president, a case unfolding against the backdrop of a closely contested White House race.

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Who's who at Donald Trump's hush-money criminal trial -- Here's a look at the key players in the historic first criminal trial of a former US president.

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With homelessness on the rise, the Supreme Court will weigh bans on sleeping outdoors -- The Supreme Court will consider Monday whether banning homeless people from sleeping outside when shelter space is lacking amounts to cruel and unusual punishment.

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Supreme Court will take up the legal fight over ghost guns, firearms without serial numbers

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Key takeaways from Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo on '60 Minutes'

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How Mike Johnson got to 'yes' on aid to Ukraine

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Trump slows campaign spending as he tries to close cash gap with Biden

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The House passes billions in aid for Ukraine and Israel after months of struggle. The Senate is next.

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House approves $95 billion aid bill for Ukraine, Israel, and Taiwan

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Seeking 'the right side of history,' Speaker Mike Johnson risks his job to deliver aid to Ukraine

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Man sets himself on fire near courthouse where Trump is on trial

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Ukraine aid bill clears critical hurdle in the House as Democrats supply the votes

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Ukraine, Israel aid advances in rare House vote as Democrats help Republicans push it forward

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RFK Jr.'s environmental colleagues urge him to drop presidential bid

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Doris Kearns Goodwin talks about the love of her life — and their unfinished love story with America

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House leaders toil to advance Ukraine and Israel aid. But threats to oust speaker grow.

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