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Racist reaction to finale tarnishes Bruins’ run

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The bigoted comments made on Twitter after a black Capitals player scored the series-clinching goal once again put a focus on Boston’s turbulent racial history.

BU remains frank about recent bad news

President Robert Brown has been open with parents despite recent incidents of murder, fire, sexual assault, hazing, and a bad joke.

Mashpee tribe unveils $500m casino plan

The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe is proposing a 150,000-square-foot project that it estimates would generate $120 million annually for the region.

College students vulnerable to bipolar disorder

People with a predisposition toward bipolar disorder are particularly at risk during college, with more than 50 percent of all cases starting between the ages of 15 to 25.

Health law rebates due from Mass. insurers

The rebates are the result of President Obama’s health care law, which requires insurers to spend at least 80 percent of premiums on delivery of care.