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LL Bean says more jobs to be cut

L.L. Bean says sales declined slightly over the past year and that there will be no bonus for workers for the first time since 2008

Who is the best athlete you ever played against?

Welcome to’s Sports Q, our daily conversation, initiated by you and moderated by Chad Finn, about a compelling topic in Boston sports. Here’s how it works: You submit questions to Chad through Twitter, Facebook, email, his Friday chat, and any other outlet you prefer. He’ll pick one each weekday to answer, then we’ll take the discussion to the comments. Chad […]

5 things to know about Devin McCourty's twin brother who's a new Patriot

There are soon going to be two McCourtys to keep track of in New England. The Patriots and the Browns agreed to a trade Thursday, bringing Devin McCourty’s twin brother, Jason, and a seventh-round draft pick to the Pats in exchange for a sixth-round pick. After playing college football together at Rutgers, the McCourtys will […]

5 things to know about the Providence men's basketball team

The Providence Friars face Texas A&M on Friday in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. When the committee announced the bracket Sunday, the Friars learned they had earned an at-large bid and the No. 10 seed in the West Region. They’ll face the seventh-seeded Aggies in Charlotte, N.C. for the chance to take on […]