Brattleboro Community TV Content Manager Jeff Mastroianni sits in the studio while airing a Select Board meeting live on one of the station's two public access channels.
Howard Weiss-Tisman / Vermont Public Radio

The Federal Communications Commission is moving to adopt a new rule that could reduce local programs on cable television. 

After a post-election staff meeting Wednesday, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said he intended to serve all four years of his second term.
Sam Doran / State House News Service

Massachusetts Republican Governor Charlie Baker won re-election this week by a two-to-one margin, while in Connecticut, Democrat Ned Lamont won a tight race to become the next governor. 

The 2016 Veterans Day parade in Northampton, Mass.
file photo / Daily Hampshire Gazette

Northampton, Massachusetts, won't be holding a parade on Veterans Day this year — in part because of declining attendance.

James "Whitey" Bulger is seen in two booking photos, decades apart -- 1959 and after his capture in 2011. The convicted mobster and murderer has died in prison.
(U.S. Marshals Service)

A funeral Mass was held Thursday morning for James "Whitey" Bulger in the mobster's native South Boston.

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The Armistice ended what was called the Great War, or the War to End All Wars. The latter name didn’t stick. The war was eventually renamed World War I.