Housing Committee Votes Big for Rent Control Bills

A Beacon Hill committee has endorsed two bills that would clear the way for rent control to return to Massachusetts more than two and a half decades after voters narrowly banned the practice statewide.

Downtown Stores Damaged as Protests, Peaceful by Day, Turn Violent at Nightfall

A Sunday afternoon of mostly peaceful protests in Boston broke at nightfall when protesters clashed with officers, throwing rocks, breaking into several stores and lighting a police vehicle on fire.

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