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Conn. home search may be tied to Gardner theft

Federal authorities searched the home of an alleged mobster who has been questioned repeatedly about the notorious Gardner Museum heist.

N.H. wants hospitals near Mass. border

New Hampshire lawmakers are pushing incentives for so-called destination hospitals to open along the southern border.

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Game 6: Celtics 83, Hawks 80

Kevin Garnett, Celtics oust Hawks

Garnett stepped up with 28 points and 14 rebounds to fend off the hard-charging Hawks, who pushed the Celtics to six games in the first round of the 2012 playoffs.

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Micky Ward helps Lowell fighting get off the ropes

The city is hoping for a boost from a professional boxing comeback with “Irish’’ Micky Ward and his older brother Dicky Eklund guiding a new crop of pugilists.

Aides to Mitt Romney say he would like to use gay marriage to draw a bright line between himself and President Obama.

Marriage issue is test for Romney campaign

Mitt Romney’s campaign is weighing how to use his opposition to gay marriage to energize a social conservative base that has distrusted him.

Parents question Newton schools amid porn case

Since his arrest on child pornography charges, a number of incidents involving David Ettlinger’s behavior have surfaced.