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Capital city of Massachusetts, United States

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Boston is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 685,094 in 2017, making it also the most populous city in New England. Boston is the seat of Suffolk County as well, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area known as Greater Boston, a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) home to a census-estimated 4.8 million people in 2016 and ranking as the tenth-largest such area in the country. As a combined statistical area (CSA), this wider commuting region is home to some 8.2 million people, making it the sixth-largest in the United States.

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BOSTON (AP) — Elizabeth Warren has spent much of the last decade as a leader of the Democratic Party’s liberal wing. But three and a half months into her..
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It's an empire built on testing new dishes and putting kitchen gadgets through their paces, using both staff chefs and food stylists, as well as 17,000 volunteer..
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In 2002, the Boston Globe revealed that thousands of acts of paedophilia had been committed by priests in the Boston region, plunging the American Catholic..
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Mark Scheifele had a goal and two assists to lead the Winnipeg Jets to a 4-3 win over Boston, handing the Bruins their third straight loss
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BOSTON/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Full House" actress Lori Loughlin appeared in federal court in Los Angeles on Wednesday accused of taking part in a..
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By Nate Raymond and Alex Dobuzinskis BOSTON/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - (This story has been refilled to correct day of week in first and second paragraphs) Douglas..
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By Nate Raymond and Alex Dobuzinskis BOSTON/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Douglas Hodge, the former chief executive of the investment firm Pimco, appeared in federal..
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By Nate Raymond and Alex Dobuzinskis BOSTON/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Full House" actor Lori Loughlin and the former head of financial firm Pimco are..
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(Corrects to 'court documents', from 'in court', in second paragraph) By Nate Raymond and Alex Dobuzinskis BOSTON/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Full House"..
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By Nate Raymond and Alex Dobuzinskis BOSTON/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Full House" actor Lori Loughlin and the former head of financial firm Pimco are..
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BOSTON — Fallout from a sweeping college admissions scandal swiftly spread Wednesday, with actress Lori Loughlin surrendering ahead of a Los Angeles court..
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Nine current or former college coaches, as well as an associate athletic director, were charged by federal prosecutors in Boston on Tuesday in the biggest..
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By Nate Raymond BOSTON (Reuters) - Federal prosecutors charged 50 people on Tuesday in a $25 million scheme to help actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin,..
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Federal prosecutors in Boston filed charges on Tuesday against dozens of people, including athletic coaches at Georgetown University and the University of..
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BOSTON (AP) - A Massachusetts doctor who pleaded with CVS to change its on-hold jingle is getting his wish. The Boston Globe reports...
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