Political Party

The stars of Capitol Hill and Hollywood mingle in Boston for the four-day Democratic National Convention. By Serena Kappes


Man-about-Boston Ben Affleck pays tribute to fellow Massachusetts native Sen. Ted Kennedy at Boston's Symphony Hall, where Kennedy conducted the Boston Pops in "The Stars and Stripes Forever." An hour earlier, Kennedy had told delegates: "Our struggle is with the politics of fear and favoritism in our own time, in our own country."