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Pressure mounts for immigration reform

Advocates believe the election gives them the best shot in years to fix an immigration system widely seen as inadequate for the modern economy.

Senator-elect Elizabeth Warren and Massachusetts National Guard Major General L. Scott Rice (left) attended the Veterans Day ceremony Sunday at the State House.

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Defense industry closely watching Elizabeth Warren

Industry groups and company executives are waiting to see how the liberal senator-elect will come down on the issue of defense.

In defeat, state GOP wrangles over the future

Amid soul-searching over their Election Day losses, Mass. Republicans face an immediate internecine battle over the direction of their party.

Stephan Ross (in striped uniform) and family members of late soldier Steve Sattler (seen in framed picture) met Sunday.


Holocaust survivor unites with family of benefactor

Stephan Ross, 81, was able to thank the family of a late soldier who showed him compassion during the liberation of the Dachau concentration camp.

Some members of Congress have protested the delay in being notified of the FBI’s investigation of David Petraeus until just after the presidential election.

FBI was wary of exposing David Petraeus

Agents had uncovered what appeared to be an extramarital affair involving the former CIA chief in the late summer, but found no evidence of a security lapse.

The Patriots’ Devin McCourty (left) celebrated with teammate Steve Gregory after intercepting a pass in the end zone with 23 seconds to play to preserve a 37-31 victory.

Patriots 37, Bills 31

Patriots barely manage to get past Bills

New England needed a Devin McCourty end-zone interception with 23 seconds to go to sew up a 37-31 win over the Bills.