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Local boy Chris Evans attended the 73rd Golden Globe Awards Sunday to present Spotlight as a contender for Best Picture–Drama. It was fitting, as the movie–based on The Boston Globe’s unearthing of the Catholic Church sex abuse scandal–was filmed and set in Evans’s hometown.

And he said so in his speech: “[The Spotlight Team’s] year-long Pulitzer Prize-winning investigation rocked my hometown of Boston to its core.”

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Burlington, VT residents poked fun at Donald Trump with these protest signs
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On Thursday night, Republican hopeful Donald Trump hosted a rally in Burlington, Vermont. Burlington is the hometown of Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders, whose political career began when he was elected mayor of the city back in the 1981.

Naturally, some of Burlington’s citizens feel the Bern, and weren’t excited to see the Donald, which they communicated. With signs.

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This winter’s parking spot wars have officially begun
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Boston had its first taste of winter on Tuesday when a mess of snow, sleet, and rain pelted the city all morning and afternoon. And though the storm only left a relatively small amount of snow on the ground (just one inch), locals are already getting territorial about their parking spots.

A photo posted to Universal Hub on Tuesday night shows a well-cleared space on East Broadway in South Boston marked off with a bright orange cone.

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