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  2. State Street Corporation - Wikipedia

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    State Street Corporation is an American financial services and bank holding company headquartered at One Lincoln Street in Boston with operations worldwide. It is the second-oldest continually operating United States bank; its predecessor, Union Bank, was founded in 1792.

  3. Massachusetts - Wikipedia

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    The state of Massachusetts is a center for medical education and research including Harvard's Brigham and Women's Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute as well as the New England Baptist Hospital, Tufts Medical Center, and Boston Medical Center which is the primary teaching hospital for Boston University.

  4. Commonwealth (U.S. state) - Wikipedia

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    This is evident in the names of the Massachusetts State Police, the Massachusetts State House, and the Bridgewater State Hospital. Pennsylvania [ edit ] The Seal of Pennsylvania does not use the term, but legal processes are in the name of the Commonwealth, and it is a traditional official designation used in referring to the state.

  5. Corporation - Wikipedia

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    A corporation is an organization—usually a group of people or a company—authorized by the state to act as a single entity (a legal entity recognized by private and public law "born out of statute"; a legal person in legal context) and recognized as such in law for certain purposes.

  6. Delaware General Corporation Law - Wikipedia

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    The Delaware General Corporation Law (Title 8, Chapter 1 of the Delaware Code) is the statute governing corporate law in the U.S. state of Delaware. Adopted in 1899, the statute has since the early 20th century made Delaware the most important jurisdiction in United States corporate law.

  7. History of slavery in Massachusetts - Wikipedia

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    The Massachusetts Supreme Court decisions in Walker v. Jennison and Commonwealth v. Jennison established the basis for ending slavery in Massachusetts on constitutional grounds, but no law or amendment to the state constitution was passed. Instead slavery gradually ended "voluntarily" in the state over the next decade.

  8. Homelessness in the United States by state - Wikipedia

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    Alaska. Mental illness in Alaska is a current epidemic that the state struggles to maintain. The United States Inter agency Council on Homelessness (2018) stated that as of January 2018, Alaska had an estimated 2,016 citizens experiencing homelessness on any given day while around 3,784 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year as well.

  9. Boston and Maine Corporation - Wikipedia

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    The Boston and Maine Corporation (reporting mark BM), known as the Boston and Maine Railroad (B&M), was a U.S. Class I railroad in northern New England.It became part of what is now the Pan Am Railways network in 1983.