GOP vows all-out fight on Obama’s immigration plan

President Obama “will come to regret” his action, Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell warned hours before Obama’s address.

Snow was piled high on a vehicle and houses in the south Buffalo area on Thursday.

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Why Buffalo’s blizzard could never happen in N.E.

With no giant lake, New England will never see lake-effect snow. But the Atlantic can still pack a punch.

Sex assault victim speaks out at pastor’s sentencing

A teen who was assaulted as a minor said other victims of sexual assault should “know that you are not alone.”

The Keystone XL pipeline vote effectively sealed Senator Mary Landrieu’s fate in the December runoff election to keep her seat.


Opinion | John E. Sununu

Keystone XL fight sealed Mary Landrieu’s fate

The Democrat from Louisiana will be remembered for her failure; her colleagues for their lack of remorse.

Ty Burr | Movie Review

// As appetizer, third ‘Hunger Games’ is unsatisfying

“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1” is a cash-grab half-installment that deflates with a loud hiss.

BOSTON, MA - 11/20/2014: The Pro Shop....TD Garden ceremonial ribbon cutting for the new ProShop, the new ProShop is located on level 2 near turnstiles. Unveiled improvements to Pro Shop, which opens to the public Sat. morning. -(David L Ryan/Globe Staff Photo) SECTION: BUSINESS TOPIC 21proshop

TD Garden unveils $4.5 million upgrade of ProShop

The new ProShop was moved from a dead-end corner of the first floor to the second level, overlooking North Station.

Ben Volin | Analysis

// LeGarrette Blount gives Patriots another weapon

Look for Jonas Gray to remain the primary ball carrier, but adding a second workhorse-type back was a shrewd move.

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It’s all about the perks

Some employees let workers take naps, some give out treats, and some help employees brew their own beer.