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Mass. in mind
for State of Union

President Obama is expected to deliver a State of the Union speech tonight with a simple but politically crucial acknowledgment: Massachusetts, I heard you.
(By Susan Milligan, Globe Staff)

Brown reaches out on
Boston Democratic turf

US Senator-elect Scott Brown, a Republican catapulted into office by frustrated suburban voters, ventured into the urban Democratic heart of Massachusetts yesterday. (By Eric Moskowitz, Globe Staff)

Cruel blow now festers

Two weeks after a massive earthquake leveled much of this impoverished city, a wave of new infections and injuries has emerged, further taxing the nation’s shattered health care system. (By Stephen Smith, Globe Staff)

State’s home sales have
first yearly rise since ’04

Sales of single-family homes in Massachusetts rose 3 percent in 2009, marking the first year-over-year increase since 2004 and offering more evidence that the state’s housing market may be climbing back from its steep fall. (By Jenifer B. McKim, Globe Staff)

City violates pension law
a third time, panel finds

Mayor Thomas M. Menino’s administration approved a lucrative consulting job for a retired State Police detective who was already earning a sizable public pension. (By Andrew Ryan and Donovan Slack, Globe Staff)





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