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Harvard Law Professors and Scholars: State Governors Have No Legal Authority to Block Refugees

Michael Shammas | Posted 11.18.2015 | Politics
Michael Shammas

In the wake of the Paris terrorist attacks, more than half the nation's states are vowing to bar Syrian refugees. But do they have the legal authority to do so? Harvard Law professors say the answer is clear: No.

Immoral, Infamous, Scandalous and Notoriously Disgraceful

Charles Francis | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Charles Francis

In 1971, a young man was wrongfully terminated from his job with the federal government. And his termination was not based on poor performance. Rather, Charlie Baker was fired from his job with the NBS simply because he was gay.

Sketchy New Details Emerge In GOP Gov. Candidate's Scandal

PandoDaily | Posted 05.13.2014 | Politics

This past weekend, Pando has been reporting on the rapidly growing scandal over New Jersey handing millions of dollars of public pension money to VC f...

Erin Clements

The Actor Behind 'Skinny Pete' Opens Up | Erin Clements | Posted 08.16.2013 | Celebrity

These days, our knowledge of celebrities too often originates with paparazzi images and snarky quotes by anonymous "insiders." After a while, it's eas...

Another Allegation Of Naked Flesh Eating In Florida

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 06.22.2012 | Crime

Florida man on drugs got naked, barged into his girlfriend's house, bit a chunk out of a man's arm and ate it, then powered through several cop-deplo...

Deval Patrick Defeats Charles Baker To Win Reelection

AP | GLEN JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BOSTON — Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick bucked the anti-incumbent, pro-Republican trend and won a second term Tuesday with the help of some of...

What Happened to Scott Brown Voters?

Brian Schaffner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brian Schaffner

Scott Brown was at the leading edge of the Republican tide when he scored an unexpected victory over Martha Coakley in the January special election in Massachusetts. What happened to those Scott Brown supporters in this midterm election?

MA-Gov: 42% Patrick (D), 37% Baker (R) (WNEC 10/28)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Western New England College 10/24-28/10; 361 likely voters, 5% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (WNEC PDF) Massachusetts 2010 Governor 42% Patr...

Why Bathrooms Are a Civil Rights Issue

Carlos A. Ball | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carlos A. Ball

There is a serious issue that some employers believe it is appropriate to fire transsexual employees because of which bathrooms those employees choose to use.

Charles Baker: Massachusetts Republicans Pick Candidate To Take On Governor Deval Patrick

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) -- Energized by Scott Brown's upset victory in the United States Senate race, Massachusetts Republicans have chosen Charles Bake...

Richard Tisei, Openly Gay Republican, Picked As GOP Gubernatorial Candidate's Running Mate

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Massachusetts Republican gubernatorial hopeful Charlie Baker has picked an openly gay running mate. Baker announced that he had picked State Senate M...