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 2020-10-29 15:16 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Zeta causes voting disruptions in Georgia...

In metro Atlanta, voting disruptions were varied by county due to the storm...

 2020-10-29 15:15 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Unidentified Giants player tests positive...

An unidentified New York Giants player has tested positive for COVID-19 and gone into isolation...

 2020-10-29 15:15 

Boston 25 News

Lab tests show risks of using CRISPR gene editing on embryos...

A lab experiment aimed at fixing defective DNA in human embryos shows what can go wrong with this type of gene editing and why leading scientists say it's too unsafe to try...

 2020-10-29 15:14 

Boston 25 News

Girl Scouts under fire for social media post congratulating Justice Amy Coney Barrett, removes message...

The Girl Scouts' congratulations of new Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barett was removed after a firestorm erupted over the post....

 2020-10-29 15:14 

WCVB

How would Mass. Senate candidates like U.S. to handle relations with Russia, China?...

Candidates for the U.S. Senate -- Sen. Ed Markey and Kevin O'Connor -- explain the policy changes they support for foreign relations with Russia and China....

 2020-10-29 15:12 

WCVB

9th District candidates explain their views on Russian, Chinese foreign relations...

Candidates for the 9th District -- Rep. Bill Keating, Mike Manley and Helen Brady -- explain how they believe the U.S. government should handle relations with Russia and China....

 2020-10-29 15:12 

WCVB

What tax changes, reforms are supported by 9th District candidates?...

Candidates for the 9th District -- Rep. Bill Keating, Mike Manley and Helen Brady -- are asked what tax changes they support, if any....

 2020-10-29 15:11 

Boston Herald

Anti-eviction protesters block entrance to Boston Municipal Court...

Protesters Thursday blocked the entrance to Boston Municipal Court as part of a demonstration against the resumption of eviction filings Massachusetts. The protesters chanted "shut it down," as seven individuals locked arms in front of the court h...

 2020-10-29 15:11 

WHDH

Police: Van driver facing charges after passenger fatally shoves bicyclist from window, falls to his death...

(WHDH) — A minivan driver is facing criminal charges after police say his passenger reached out of a window, randomly shoved a bicyclist to her......

 2020-10-29 15:11 

WCVB

9th District candidates share their views on pandemic preparations...

Candidates for the 9th District -- Rep. Bill Keating, Mike Manley and Helen Brady -- share what they believe needs to be done to prepare for the next COVID-19 surge or a future pandemic...

 2020-10-29 15:11 

WCVB

What steps to fight climate change are supported by 9th District candidates...

Candidates for the 9th District -- Rep. Bill Keating, Mike Manley and Helen Brady -- explain the steps they believe are necessary to deal with global climate change....

 2020-10-29 15:10 

Christian Science Monitor

Relentless storms: Zeta breaks records as it scours Louisiana...

Much of the American Southeast is cleaning up after Zeta, the 27th named storm in a historically busy Atlantic hurricane season. It is the 11th named storm to make landfall in the continental U.S. in a single season, surpassing the nine storms of 1916....

 2020-10-29 15:10 

Boston 25 News

Girl Scouts tweet, then delete post about Amy Coney Barrett...

A tweet by the Girl Scouts congratulating new Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett drew such outrage from Barrett's critics that the youth organization swiftly deleted it...

 2020-10-29 15:10 

Boston 25 News

'Difficult winter': Europe divided on lockdowns; cases soar...

Chancellor Angela Merkel has told Germans to expect a "difficult winter" as the number of newly reported coronavirus cases in the country hit a new high...

 2020-10-29 15:10 

Boston 25 News

Florida, butt of election jokes, believes system is ready...

Florida's election supervisors say lessons have been learned since the state's infamous presidential recount in 2000 and they expect this year's election to run smoothly...

 2020-10-29 15:09 

Christian Science Monitor

US election lawsuits: Less than a week out, where do they stand?...

From legal fights over wearing a mask while voting, to the counting of absentee ballots that arrive late, the U.S. presidential election has been defined by litigation and court challenges are expected to continue after Nov. 3....

 2020-10-29 15:09 

The Boston Globe

Trump's falsehoods: Are they lies, self-deceptions, or something more frightening?...

Reckoning with the post-truth presidency....

 2020-10-29 15:05 

Boston 25 News

Polish PM calls for stop to mass protests as pandemic rages...

Poland's prime minister has appealed for a stop to a week of angry protests against a high court ruling that tightens already strict abortion laws, amid a huge spike in the country's coronavirus infections...

 2020-10-29 15:02 

Boston Herald

3 dead in attack at French church; country on high alert...

PARIS (AP) — An attacker armed with a knife killed three people inside a church Thursday in the Mediterranean city of Nice, prompting the government to raise its security alert status to the highest level and double the number of soldiers deployed i...

 2020-10-29 15:00 

CBS Boston

Architect Creating Massive King Kong Halloween Decoration At Marblehead Home...

A North Shore architect is turning his home into "Kong: Skull Island" for Halloween....

 2020-10-29 15:00 

WCVB

Bus driver hailed a hero after finding missing 11-year-old girl...

Lakesha English has been on the job for only six weeks, and she's already made quite the impression....

 2020-10-29 14:59 

WCVB

Nearly 6 million Toyota vehicles now affected by recall for engine stalling...

The recall affects more than 40 vehicles in most of the Toyota and Lexus lineup dating back to the 2013 model year....

 2020-10-29 14:59 

WCVB

Do 8th District candidates believe partisanship has affected Congressional oversight?...

Candidates for the 8th District - Jon Lott and Rep. Stephen Lynch -- are asked whether partisanship in Congress has tainted the branch's oversight duties....

 2020-10-29 14:56 

WCVB

What do 8th District candidates think would make Congress more bipartisan?...

Candidates for the 8th District -- Jon Lott and Rep. Stephen Lynch -- are asked what they would do to help heal the partisan wounds in Congress....

 2020-10-29 14:55 

Boston 25 News

US economy grew at 33% rate in Q3 but recovery is incomplete...

The U.S. economy grew at a record 33.1% annual rate in the July-September quarter but has yet to fully rebound from its plunge in the first half of the year — and the recovery is slowing as coronavirus cases surge and government aid dries up...

 2020-10-29 14:50 

Boston 25 News

Largest luxury deal back on, Tiffany agrees to lower price...

The largest deal in luxury is back on after New York's famed jeweler Tiffany agreed to a slightly reduced offering price from LVMH in Paris...

 2020-10-29 14:49 

WCVB

How would 7th District candidates handle Russia, China?...

Rep. Ayanna Pressley explains how she believes the U.S. should handle relations with Russia and China. Her competitor, Roy Owens, declined to participate in this series....

 2020-10-29 14:49 

WCVB

What climate change policies do 7th District candidates support?...

Rep. Ayanna Pressley shares the climate change interventions that she'll support during another term in Congress. Her competitor, Roy Owens, declined to participate in this series....

 2020-10-29 14:49 

WCVB

Do 7th District candidates support term limits?...

Rep. Ayanna Pressley answers whether she supports term limits for members of Congress. Her competitor, Roy Owens, declined to participate in this series....

 2020-10-29 14:48 

WHDH

Fatal drug overdose deaths in Rhode Island are on the rise...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The number of accidental drug overdose deaths in Rhode Island is on the rise, and the coronavirus pandemic could be partially......

 2020-10-29 14:47 

WHDH

US may not be back to normal until 2022, Fauci says...

(CNN) — As Covid-19 cases continue to jump during the fall surge, Dr. Anthony Fauci says there's little chance of normalcy on the horizon. The......

 2020-10-29 14:46 

Boston.com

Patriots Tedy Bruschi has a warning for Bill Belichick over the Stephon Gilmore trade rumors...
 2020-10-29 14:45 

CBS Boston

Snow Days Or Remote Learning? Massachusetts Leaves It Up To School Districts...

The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has released new guidance stating that decision will be up to each local school district....

 2020-10-29 14:44 

WHDH

COVID-19 antibody therapies show promising early results in separate trials...

(CNN) — Days after Eli Lilly and Company said it would stop a trial of its Covid-19 antibody therapy in hospitalized patients because it was......

 2020-10-29 14:44 

The Boston Globe

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 2020-10-29 14:43 

The Boston Globe

Susan Collins was asked whether systemic racism is a problem in Maine. She gave a brief answer....

Senator Susan Collins, during her final debate with Democratic challenger Sara Gideon on Wednesday, said she did not think systemic racism was a problem in Maine....

 2020-10-29 14:43 

WCVB

What stimulus programs are supported by 7th District candidates?...

Rep. Ayanna Pressley shares the stimulus programs she supports during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Her competitor, Roy Owens, declined to participate in this series....

 2020-10-29 14:43 

WCVB

What health care reforms do 6th District candidates support?...

Candidates for the 6th District -- John Paul Moran and Rep. Seth Moulton -- explain the health care policies they would support during the next term in Congress....

 2020-10-29 14:40 

Boston 25 News

Ad exec feeds downtrodden Venezuelans from his bicycle seat...

Venezuela's crushing economic crisis left advertising executive Andrs Burgos practically out of work and increasingly alone as relatives fled seeking a brighter future abroad...

 2020-10-29 14:40 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Pope ends public audiences amid virus surge...

The Vatican is ending Pope Francis' general audiences with the public amid a surge in coronavirus cases in Italy and a confirmed infection at last week's encounter...

 2020-10-29 14:37 

WCVB

'It's actually happening': Veteran watches as crews arrive to build his new home...

In April, a tornado destroyed the house David Campbell grew up in. Now, he's the recipient of a Purple Heart Homes tiny home....

 2020-10-29 14:36 

WCVB

Do 5th District candidates support term limits in Congress?...

Candidates for the 5th District -- Rep. Katherine Clark and Caroline Colarusso -- are asked whether they support term limits for members of Congress....

 2020-10-29 14:36 

WCVB

How 5th District candidates believe we should deal with Russia, China...

Candidates for the 5th District -- Rep. Katherine Clark and Caroline Colarusso -- share their views on how the U.S. should deal with Russia and China....

 2020-10-29 14:36 

WCVB

Do 5th District candidates feel partisanship has affected Congressional oversight?...

Candidates for the 5th District -- Rep. Katherine Clark and Caroline Colarusso -- answer a question about whether partisan bickering is preventing Congress from doing its job....

 2020-10-29 14:35 

Boston 25 News

Argentine police evict protesters occupying contested land...

Argentine police have clashed with a group of protesters while evicting them from makeshift homes on a contested property south of the capital, Buenos Aires...

 2020-10-29 14:33 

The Boston Globe

Seeking to calm small business owners' nerves, Boston to hand out free security systems...

Citing "feelings of uncertainty," SimpliSafe is working with the city to distribute 250 monitoring packages....

 2020-10-29 14:28 

WHDH

Biden if elected will form task force to reunite 545 separated immigrant children with family, campaign says...

(CNN) — Joe Biden is pledging that if he's elected president, he will sign an executive order to form a task force that will focus on......

 2020-10-29 14:27 

WHDH

Jack Nicklaus endorses Donald Trump ahead of US presidential election...

(CNN) — Golf great Jack Nicklaus says he has voted for US President Donald Trump and has encouraged other American voters to do the same ahead of......

 2020-10-29 14:27 

CBS Boston

MGH Study: Some Coronavirus Long Haulers Have Skin Problems, 'COVID Toes' Months After Infection...

Researchers said the data emphasizes the long-term effects the virus can have on the body....

 2020-10-29 14:27 

Boston Herald

Hospitals face "imminent" ransomware threats, feds warn...

Federal law enforcement and cybersecurity agencies warned Wednesday of "an increased and imminent cybercrime threat to U.S. hospitals and healthcare providers" and urged organizations to defend themselves against new waves of ransomware attacks. T...

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