The letter signed by 27 GOP governors called for President Obama to suspend efforts to resettle Syrian refugees in the U.S.
A new report from the Office of the Child Advocate says while “considerable effort” has been made to reform the agency in the last year, there’s more work to be done.
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Reps. William Keating and Stephen Lynch joined 45 other Democrats and all but two Republicans as the House passed a bill establishing fresh hurdles for Syrian and Iraqi refugees trying to enter the U.S.
Ezra Schwartz, 18, a recent graduate of the Maimonides School in Brookline, was among five people killed in two separate attacks in Tel Aviv and the West Bank Thursday.
About six portraits were discovered with tape on their glass frames.
With October’s gains, Massachusetts has added an estimated 62,800 jobs so far this year, the state said.
A former Army reservist out on bail on a child rape charge broke into a Massachusetts armory last weekend and stole 16 guns, the FBI said Thursday, and he got caught because he was wearing a GPS monitoring bracelet.