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Report blames IRS managers for lax oversight

Attorney General Eric Holder said that he had ordered an investigation into whether IRS officials broke any laws.

By Jonathan Weisman

An inspector general’s report blamed management for failing to stop the scrutiny of conservative groups.

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Editorial & Opinion


The good and the bad of Gabriel Gomez

Gabriel Gomez greeted voters at the Broadway MBTA station in South Boston on May 1, the day after he won the GOP primary in the race for the US Senate.

By Scot Lehigh

Gomez seems to be an affable person, but given that his campaign is built on his supposed business knowledge, shouldn’t he have something more substantive to offer?


Deputies criticize Boston fire chief in letter

Chief Steve Abraira replied that he had acted appropriately.

By Travis Andersen

Thirteen deputy Boston fire chiefs said Chief Steve Abraira failed to show leadership at the scene of the Marathon bombings.


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Bruins fans’ emotions ran wild in game for the ages

Fans celebrated outside of TD Garden after the Bruins’ win on Monday.

By Bob Hohler

Across Boston - and beyond - Bruins fans bonded late Monday as the team pulled off an unexpected and historic comeback.

G: Food

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Trailer out for Tom Hanks’s ‘Captain Phillips’

By Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein