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  • Casino revenue included in Massachusetts budget

    BOSTON (AP) — Anti-casino activists are calling on lawmakers to exclude about $73 million in casino licensing and slot parlor revenue from the state budget they are set to finalize this week. Repeal the Casino Deal chairman John Ribeiro said in a statement on Monday the "phantom" revenue...

  • Lawsuit filed in Boston says Uber exploits drivers

    BOSTON (AP) — A Boston labor lawyer has sued the car service Uber, alleging that it exploits its drivers. The suit filed Thursday in Suffolk Superior Court by attorney Shannon Liss-Riordan says Uber Technologies Inc. misclassifies its drivers as independent contractors, making them pay for...

  • Cambridge, Mass., proposes rules to ban Uber, Lyft, Sidecar

    Regulators in Harvard's hometown have proposed new regulations aimed at banning Uber, Sidecar and Lyft.

  • Military bases: Obama's new illegal alien dumping grounds

    A source tipped me off last week to a curious occurrence: It seems that two planeloads of illegal aliens were recently shipped to Massachusetts. The first reportedly landed at Hanscom Air Force Base in Bedford. According to my tipster, approximately 160 illegal immigrants arrived on that flight...

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