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    Our Opinion: Obama undermines Alaska message

    08/31/2015 03:58 PM EDT
    President Obama has made a monumental mountainous decision involving Alaska, but that is not the most significant aspect of his trip to that beautiful state. 
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    Our Opinion: Sheffield UFO and its place in local history
    08/30/2015 02:03 PM EDT - We'll never know what mysterious object flew over Sheffield in 1969, but its classification as historic is dubious. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Deficit news is encouraging, at least for now
    08/29/2015 01:13 PM EDT - The federal deficit scolds have been quiet for some time which must mean that the news is good — or from the perspective of the scolds, bad. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Cozy hospital reimbursement system must be reformed
    08/28/2015 04:39 PM EDT - A contributor to rising health care costs and unfair inequities in Massachusetts is the ability of large hospital groups to throw their weight around. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Neal should back treaty with Iran
    08/27/2015 05:32 PM EDT - While Representative Richard Neal should be respected for doing his homework on the White House's deal with Iran, the issue isn't that complex. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Different twists to familiar gun story
    08/27/2015 05:31 PM EDT - The live television and the social media posting were new twists, but the story in Roanoke, Virginia Wednesday was a familiar American one — an angry man murdering innocents with a gun. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Pass a GMO labeling law in Massachusetts
    08/26/2015 05:05 PM EDT - Labeling food that is genetically modified shouldn't be controversial but the familiar combination of money and politics has made it so. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Stock market takes investors for a wild ride
    08/25/2015 05:38 PM EDT - Wall Street, the land of self-fulfilling prophesies, is plainly confused about what it should be foretelling and how dire its predictions should be. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Racist murder led to a transformative movement
    08/25/2015 05:37 PM EDT - Rosa Parks' refusal to move to the back of the bus in December of 1955 is generally seen as the triggering incident of the civil rights movement. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Abortion protests and propaganda
    08/24/2015 05:41 PM EDT - The term "pro-life" as it relates to the abortion issue is dangerously simplistic. Full Story

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    VMAs: Nicki Minaj fires back at Miley Cyrus

    After winning award for 'Anaconda,” Minaj challenges Cyrus, who responds by seemingly blaming the media for feud.