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Mass. home sales rise in October

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Smith & Wesson to buy firearms accessories firm

The Springfield gun manufacturer agreed Wednesday to buy Battenfeld Technologies for $130.5 million in cash.

Dunkin’ handing out gift cards to holiday travelers

If you get started on your Thanksgiving commute soon, you could still receive a $3 Dunkin’ Donuts gift card.

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