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Romney says he likes parts of ‘Obamacare’

Mitt Romney said in a television interview that he would keep parts of President Obama’s health care overhaul, including coverage for pre-existing conditions and for young adults.

Monsignor Robert P. Deeley is one of two Americans whom the Vatican summoned to Rome in 2004 to help reduce a logjam of sexual abuse cases pending against priests. (Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff)

Priests, accusers press for resolution

Fifteen Boston priests facing abuse allegations have awaited a verdict for years, leaving both sides mired in a frustrating legal limbo.

The Rev. James Foley, shown here in a picture from his seminary class of 1978. Foley, now 60, has survived in a kind of purgatorial state for years.

Twice implicated, priest fights for a decision

For 13 years, the Rev. James J. Foley has survived in a kind of purgatorial state, waiting for the church to decide whether or not to dismiss him.

Slow economic recovery fits post-crisis pattern

The nation has regained only about half of the nearly 9 million jobs lost in the recession, a slow recovery that analysts say is to be expected given the nature of the downturn.

Tom Brady and the rest of the Patriots open their 2012 season at Nashville.

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Patriots at Titans | 1 p.m.

Game 1 preview: Patriots at Titans

The Patriots begin their season against the Tennessee Titans in Nashville after an offseason of tinkering the team’s roster following a loss to the New York Giants in Super Bowl XLVI.

// Red Sox fans hope Patriots can ease pain

The lackluster play of the Red Sox has New England fans pining for the Patriots season to begin.

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Missionaries bask in Romney’s run

If you’re a Mormon missionary, Mitt Romney’s presidential run has been pretty good for business. Even around typically standoffish Bostonians.

Fall Travel: Weekend Getaways

The best beer town in New England

Head to tiny Waterbury, Vermont, to experience exceptional IPAs and other pours.

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// Sacco and Vanzetti

The controversial trial and execution of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti in Massachusetts in the 1920’s caused much tension in the US and around the world.


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Blue Jays 9, Red Sox 2

Daisuke Matsuzaka gave up five runs in 1 1/3 innings and the Red Sox lost, 9-2.

Red Sox rocked by the Blue Jays

Daisuke Matsuzaka gave up five runs in 1 1/3 innings, and the Red Sox took sole possession of last place.


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Daniel Day Lewis stars as President Abraham Lincoln in this scene from director Steven Spielberg's “Lincoln

Fall Movie Preview 2012

It’s as if the entire film industry had decided to lead with its chin and dare audiences to accept the unexpected. If ever a slate of movies had “PROVE IT” stamped on its forehead, this is it.

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