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Happy Birthday America

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 09.03.2014 | Education
William B. Bradshaw

he process of debating and revising Jefferson's declaration continued on July 3 and into the late morning of July 4. In the evening of July 4, 1776, the Second Continental Congress "unanimously" approved the final wording of the Declaration of Independence.

40 Years Ago Clean Water Act Transformed How America Views Water, Time to Do It Again

Peter Lehner | Posted 12.18.2012 | Green
Peter Lehner

We still have a lot of work to do, but there is no doubt that our water is safer to fish from and cleaner to swim in than it was when Congress passed this law. Yet even as we continue to make progress, it is time for another transformative change.

PHOTOS: Divers Plunge From Museum Into Boston Harbor

Charlestown, MA Patch | Courtney Sacco | Posted 10.24.2011 | Arts

The Red Bull World Cliff Diving Series visited Boston on Saturday, and participating divers got a different flavor of competition -- they jumped from ...

PHOTOS: Urban Cliffiv Divers Plunge 90 Feet Into Boston Harbor

Posted 10.24.2011 | Weird News

When there's a person perched high on the ledge of a city building, normally, it's not okay to encourage that individual to jump. But in Boston on Sat...

30-Foot Speedboat Breaks Apart And Capsizes In Boston Harbor, Fatality Reported

AP | Posted 09.15.2011 | New York

BOSTON -- Massachusetts State Police say a speedboat has capsized and broken apart in Boston Harbor, killing one passenger and seriously injuring anot...

Tea Party Express: Boston Stop Includes Sarah Palin, No Scott Brown

AP | GLEN JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BOSTON — Sarah Palin rallied the conservative tea party movement near the scene of its historical inspiration Wednesday, telling Washington poli...

Tea And Sympathy

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

If the modern-day Tea Parties are smart, they would try to educate the public and hang their whole protest on the "anti-bailout" hook.