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‘Always remember’ those lost, Obama implores

Speaking at Arlington National Cemetery today, President Obama said he worried the nation’s veterans are not being fully appreciated.

//[1]--90x90.jpg Mayor Menino to undergo prostate surgery

The mayor will undergo elective surgery Friday for an enlarged prostate, according to his doctor.

John McCain

McCain visits Syrian rebels

Senator John McCain quietly slipped into Syria for a meeting with rebels fighting President Bashar Assad’s regime.

Study warns of children ingesting medical marijuana

A study from Colorado showed a sharp increase in reports of children accidentally ingesting marijuana after that state approved medical use of the drug.

Members of the Women's Auxiliary America Legion Fogg/Roberts Post 78 of Hyde Park attended a ceremony for fallen servicemembers.

Essdras Suarez / Globe Staff

On Memorial Day, Hyde Park remembers the fallen

In Hyde Park today, ceremonies were held in tribute to the servicemembers who never returned home.

Cape Cod

Rain didn’t dampen Cape travel

Tourism was brisk this Memorial Day weekend on Cape Cod, despite rainy weather.

// The Mass. service members killed in Afghanistan

Since the first US airstrikes, 2,227 service members have died, including 45 from Massachusetts.


Boston Calling a two-day hit

Turns out, a two-day rock festival in the heart of Boston is an excellent idea.