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 2022-07-07 01:09 

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EPA warns company dismantling Pilgrim plant against dumping waste water into Cape Cod Bay...

In May, Holtec told the EPA in a letter that an existing permit allowed it to discharge treated waste water into the bay. But in its reply on June 17, Ken Moraff, a director in the EPA's water division, flatly disagreed....

 2022-07-07 01:00 

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Comey and McCabe, two Trump foes, both faced intensive IRS audits...

Former FBI director James Comey and Andrew McCabe, who was acting FBI director after Comey's firing, were subjected to intense IRS audits. Both of them had run afoul of former president Trump....

 2022-07-07 00:43 

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Three T derailments in three days. Lots of questions. A curious delay....

Three MBTA construction derailments — with no passengers and no injuries — would not be publicly confirmed until the T's top official faced questions from reporters days later....

 2022-07-07 00:21 

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In perhaps his last rehab hurdle, Chris Sale throws hard but control is spotty in short start at Worcester...

Sale showed good pitch life over 3 innings but struggled to remain in the strike zone, walking five....

 2022-07-07 00:14 

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Yankees come to Fenway for the first time this season...
 2022-07-06 23:38 

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With Roe overturned, criticism of crisis pregnancy centers intensifies...

Abortion providers and their supporters have been on the defensive for decades, but now the shaming is aimed in the opposite direction -- at the abortion opponents themselves who are accused of interfering in women's choices and diverting them with ba...

 2022-07-06 23:35 

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Yankees owner says Aaron Judge contract talks will come after season...

With Judge's contributions Yankees entered Wednesday with a major league-best 58-23 record and a 13-game lead in the A....

 2022-07-06 23:07 

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FDA lets Juul appeal ban and stay on the market during a review...

But the FDA cautioned that its latest move, first announced in a tweet Tuesday night, should not be misconstrued as a decision rescinding the original order....

 2022-07-06 23:00 

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Pressure grows on Britain's prime minister to resign...

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's support eroded quickly Wednesday, a day after two shattering defections from his Cabinet. The resignations kept coming, and some Cabinet ministers were telling the prime minister he should resign, the BBC reported....

 2022-07-06 22:58 

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China and India funnel $24 billion to Putin in energy spending spree...

Russia has pocketed $24 billion from selling energy to China and India in just three months following its invasion of Ukraine, showing how higher global prices are limiting efforts by the United States and Europe to punish President Vladimir Putin....

 2022-07-06 22:52 

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Man who alleges he was assaulted by white nationalist group in Boston calls for investigation into police response...

Charles Murrell, who said he was assaulted by the Patriot Front group in Boston on Saturday, is calling for an investigation into why police officers did not intervene and make arrests as the alleged attack was unfolding....

 2022-07-06 22:52 

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Who are the contenders to lead the Conservative Party if Johnson resigns?...

As Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced rapidly mounting pressure from members of his own party to resign Wednesday, the spotlight turned to who might succeed him as the leader of the Conservatives and the head of the government....

 2022-07-06 22:48 

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Biden plans to nominate Denver airport CEO to head the FAA...

Phillip Washington is well known to Biden administration figures. In late 2020, he served on Biden's transition team, leading a group that advised the incoming administration on transportation policy....

 2022-07-06 22:45 

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Cambridge microbiome company looks beyond fecal transplants...

Vedanta Biosciences will use its new manufacturing facility to make bacteria-filled pills that heal the gut microbiome without the need for stool donors...

 2022-07-06 22:44 

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When organic is toxic: How a composting facility likely spread massive amounts of 'forever chemicals' across one town in Massachusetts...

State officials say the PFAS likely spread through ground water from the 240-acre composting facility, which has been accepting tens of thousands of tons of organic waste every year and selling it as loam, potting soil, and mulch....

 2022-07-06 22:40 

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Simon Clarke wins crash-marred stage 5, Wout Van Aert keeps Tour de France lead...

American cyclist Neilson Powless just missed out on a podium finish but moved into second in the overall standings, 13 seconds behind Van Aert...

 2022-07-06 22:36 

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A baby boy, a new album, and a tour have put Maren Morris in her happy place...

"I didn't want to make a pandemic album," the singer says ahead of her show Friday at Leader Bank Pavilion. "I literally needed to write songs to pull me out of whatever depressive funk I was in....

 2022-07-06 22:29 

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Ukraine's herculean task: helping millions whose homes are in ruins or Russia's hands...

When she fled her home in eastern Ukraine, Hanna Obuzhevanna, 71, gave her keys to her neighbor to water the blooming cyclamen on her balcony, thinking she would be back in just a few weeks....

 2022-07-06 22:29 

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Seekonk baseball coach Joe DeMelo refused to let appendicitis keep him from state championship game...

DeMelo's troublesome appendix was just another hurdle in a season replete with them....

 2022-07-06 22:25 

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Fed officials, spooked by data, fretted in June about inflation becoming entrenched...

Policymakers expressed concern that stubbornly persistent price pressures posed a "significant risk" of becoming a more permanent feature of the economy if the central bank did not act decisively....

 2022-07-06 22:15 

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Biden highlights pension program during Ohio speech...

Biden's speech showcased a final rule tied to his $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package from last year that allows troubled multicompany pensions to be made financially whole....

 2022-07-06 22:14 

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Amazon strikes a deal with Grubhub...

Financial turmoil in the food-delivery industry is presenting new opportunities for Amazon....

 2022-07-06 22:14 

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Unmasking hate after an ugly appearance in Boston...

Patriot Front targets historical sites in Boston, Philadelphia, and Washington in an attempt to claim patriotism and American history for those who share their bigoted views....

 2022-07-06 22:05 

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First Literacy of Boston names new board chairman...

Jim Nolan, a managing director Citi Securities Services, took over as chairman of First Literacy's board of directors on July 1. He succeeds Jeff Beale, a retired executive at Eaton Vance, nonprofit announced Wednesday....

 2022-07-06 21:48 

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Why art therapy may work when other approaches don't...

Art therapy has a way of letting the body speak when words don't suffice....

 2022-07-06 21:41 

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In a chilling 'Black Bird,' a deal and a devil...

Scripted by Dennis Lehane and featuring superb performances, the tense Apple TV+ six-parter revolves around an imprisoned drug dealer's attempt to win his freedom by coaxing a confession from a serial killer....

 2022-07-06 21:41 

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US to diversify infant formula industry to avoid shortages...

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration is trying to help foreign makers of baby formula stay on the US market for the long term, in an effort to diversify the industry after the closure of the largest domestic plant sparked a nationwide shortage....

 2022-07-06 21:40 

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Former White House counsel Cipollone to testify before Jan. 6 committee...

Former White House Counsel Pat Cipollone will testify Friday morning after receiving a subpoena from the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021 attack on the Capitol by a pro-Trump mob, according to people familiar with the matter....

 2022-07-06 21:37 

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Chasing a painter's long-lost rainbow at Brook Farm...

This one painting by little-known artist Josiah Wolcott captures the farm at its idealist height....

 2022-07-06 21:36 

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Nicklas Backstrom plans to play next season for the Capitals...

Backstrom, 34, is recovering from hip resurfacing surgery, which he underwent in mid-June....

 2022-07-06 21:33 

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Who is running in Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district race?...

In mid-January, Congressman Jim Langevin announced he would be vacating the seat he's held for nearly two decades. A crowded slate of candidates have since announced interest in the 2nd Congressional District seat. Here's a look at who's defin...

 2022-07-06 21:31 

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Airbnb hosts navigate legal maze amid state abortion bans...

Some of Airbnb hosts are realizing that providing a haven for people seeking abortions is much more fraught for everyone involved....

 2022-07-06 21:25 

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Police: Parade shooting suspect contemplated 2nd shooting...

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. — The man charged with killing seven people at an Independence Day parade confessed to police that he unleashed a hail of bullets from a rooftop in suburban Chicago and then fled to the Madison, Wis., area, where he contemplated ...

 2022-07-06 21:13 

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High court justices seem wary of GOP effort to nix new law that expanded voting access...

At stake: permanent "no-excuse" mail-in voting in Massachusetts....

 2022-07-06 21:01 

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Fewer job listings in May...

Stories you may have missed from the world of business....

 2022-07-06 20:41 

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Jon Anderson is taking on 'Close to the Edge' with a band of teens? Yes indeed....

The singer is marking the 50th anniversary of the prog-rock classic by playing the album in its entirety accompanied by 20 teens from the Paul Green Rock Academy....

 2022-07-06 20:32 

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Devils name Milton native Kate Madigan as assistant GM, furthering trend...

The Northeastern graduate had been serving as New Jersey's executive director of hockey management/operations and is the sixth woman to hold the title of assistant GM in the NHL....

 2022-07-06 20:16 

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2022-23 Bruins schedule released: Season opens Oct. 12, Winter Classic set for Jan. 2...

The big highlight on the calendar is the return of the Winter Classic to Fenway Park, which will be held Jan. 2, 2023....

 2022-07-06 20:05 

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Legendary show bear at New Hampshire theme park dies...

"In his 19 seasons as a show bear, Pemi entertained millions of people," the statement read. "He was never happier than when he had an audience — large or small."...

 2022-07-06 20:01 

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As some Democrats grow impatient with Biden, alternative voices emerge...

President Biden took the stage at an Independence Day barbecue just a few hours after the latest horrific shooting to upend an American city — but at his first opportunity to address the nation in person about the killings in Highland Park, Ill., he...

 2022-07-06 19:56 

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You don't need to be a Peloton fan to get into Tunde Oyeneyin's new book...

The star instructor's new self-help release, 'Speak,' is a joyful memoir with lessons for the masses....

 2022-07-06 19:56 

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Parole granted for man convicted in 1960 store clerk slaying in Saugus...

The state Parole Board on Tuesday granted parole to 82-year-old Norman Porter, a convicted killer who escaped from a Massachusetts prison in 1985 and lived under an assumed name in Chicago for 20 years before he was recaptured....

 2022-07-06 19:50 

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Europe calls gas and nuclear energy 'green'...

In a landmark vote for Europe's climate and energy policies, the European Parliament on Wednesday endorsed labeling some gas and nuclear energy projects as "green," allowing them access to hundreds of billions of euros in cheap loans and even ...

 2022-07-06 19:48 

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Let's do our part for refugees who come to Rhode Island...

There is an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of those who come with no money, no car and no connections, the founder of the Refugee Dream Center says....

 2022-07-06 19:46 

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UN: 2.3 billion people severely or moderately hungry in 2021...

World hunger rose in 2021, with around 2.3 billion people facing moderate or severe difficulty obtaining enough to eat — and that was before the Ukraine war, which has sparked increases in the cost of grain, fertilizer and energy, according to a UN ...

 2022-07-06 19:44 

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Biden administration wants to ease student loan forgiveness for some...

Students could have a clearer path to loan forgiveness and affordable repayment of their education debt under plans unveiled Wednesday by the Biden administration....

 2022-07-06 19:43 

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Tanglewood is back in a big way...

Grab a blanket or a lawn chair and get ready for some of this season's most anticipated events....

 2022-07-06 19:35 

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Officials warn of tiny jellyfish that pack a strong string...

Environmental experts in Rhode Island are notifying residents about clinging jellyfish and their painful sting....

 2022-07-06 19:31 

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All in the name of science: experts dissect great white shark that washed up on Cape Cod...

While tagging and tracking live great whites provides needed insight into their habits as they return to the region each summer, the somewhat-rare opportunity to examine a deceased specimen up close can provide even greater understanding....

 2022-07-06 19:13 

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Senator Bernie Sanders endorses in Vermont's Democratic primary...

Senator Bernie Sanders waded into his home state's at-large congressional race on Wednesday, announcing he will endorse Vermont state Senator Becca Balint, who he described as a progressive willing to challenge the status quo....

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