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Monday, Nov 26, 2018 at 07:47 PM EST

Survivors of Vegas Massacre Go on Journey in Europe

Survivors of Vegas Massacre Go on Journey in Europe

Earlier this month, a group of survivors from last year's mass shooting in Las Vegas went to Germany, courtesy of Boston-based firm Vantage Deluxe World Travel, which provides healing cruises for survivors of...

Monday, Nov 26, 2018 at 07:43 PM EST

1 on 1 With Kirk Minihane

1 on 1 With Kirk Minihane

Kirk Minihane announced earlier this month that he would be leaving the top-rated "Kirk & Callahan" program on sports radio WEEI and will instead soon host a show on radio.com. This follows a...

Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018 at 07:50 PM EST

'Unless' Urges Action on Climate Change

'Unless' Urges Action on Climate Change

A public art installation at Boston's Prudential Center is bright orange, looking like construction. MassArt professor Stephanie Cardon and curator Kate Gilbert, executive director of Now + There, tell the story...

Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018 at 07:49 PM EST

Boston Police Sued Over Gang Investigation Procedures

Boston Police Sued Over Gang Investigation Procedures

The ACLU has sued Boston Police for access to the department's gang database. Reporter Sarah Betancourt of Guardian US, who has been covering this issue for months, joins Sue O'Connell.

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018 at 08:05 PM EST

Proposal to Make SNAP Healthier With Food Incentives

Proposal to Make SNAP Healthier With Food Incentives

One in 7 Americans participate in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a monthly supplement aimed at reducing hunger. It's often a political football and is now the target of Republicans looking to...

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018 at 07:46 PM EST

Trump Administration Proposes Sex Assault Campus Rules

Trump Administration Proposes Sex Assault Campus Rules

The Trump administration, under Education Secretary Betsy Devos, has unveiled a proposed overhaul of the rules governing campus sexual assault. The rules would do several things including narrow the definition...

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018 at 07:29 PM EST

Serial Rapist Implicated in 1969 Cold Case

Serial Rapist Implicated in 1969 Cold Case

Massachusetts authorities say they have identified the killer of a 23-year-old Harvard University graduate student who was sexually assaulted and bludgeoned to death in her apartment in 1969. Michael Widmer,...

Monday, Nov 19, 2018 at 07:58 PM EST

Best Places to Work in Massachusetts

Best Places to Work in Massachusetts

Sue discusses the Boston Globe's list of the best places to work in Massachusetts in 2018 with Globe reporter Katie Johnston.

Monday, Nov 19, 2018 at 07:56 PM EST

FlipCongress.Org

FlipCongress.Org

Sue welcomes in Scott Harshbarger and Evan Falchuk of FlipCongress.org to discuss what was a net gain for Democrats in the midterm elections.

Monday, Nov 19, 2018 at 08:12 PM EST

Recreational Marijuana Sales Begin Tuesday

Recreational Marijuana Sales Begin Tuesday

Sue sits down with Sam Barber, president of Cultivate, one of two shops set to open for business in Massachusetts on Tuesday.,

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