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 2022-01-17 15:54 

WCVB

Here's what you need to know ahead of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing...

Close to 3,000 athletes will compete in 15 disciplines across 109 events....

 2022-01-17 15:40 

Boston.com

5 recent books to buy for your friend who doesn't believe in systemic racism...

These books lay out the historical lessons the U.S. hasn't fully learned, and the obstacles it still needs to overcome. The post 5 recent books to buy for your friend who doesn't believe in systemic racism appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-01-17 15:39 

WCVB

1,200 US flights canceled Monday as winter storm pummels East Coast...

It's been a miserable few weeks to be an airline traveler....

 2022-01-17 15:38 

The Boston Globe

The first time Coretta Scott saw Martin Luther King was in Boston. 'He looked like a boy,' she said....

Coretta Scott and Martin Luther King Jr. were both students in Boston in 1952 when they met for the first time....

 2022-01-17 15:37 

The Boston Globe

Massive fire destroys Salisbury motel, other buildings...

The fire started at Michael's Oceanfront Motel, located at 40 Central Ave., where fire crews responded around 2 a.m....

 2022-01-17 15:29 

WCVB

MLK Day encourages service...

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is celebrated on the third Monday in January, in which Americans are encouraged to participate in a day of service....

 2022-01-17 15:25 

The Boston Globe

Where do luge racers come from? For Team USA, places like Medway can be a good start...

Team USA's Zack DiGregorio got his start in luge by attending a...

 2022-01-17 15:23 

The Boston Globe

If he remains unvaccinated, could Novak Djokovic be barred from the French Open too?...

Under a new law intended to exclude the unvaccinated from stadiums and other public places, the No. 1 ranked player could be barred. But much could change between now and the start of the Grand Slam tournament in late May....

 2022-01-17 15:22 

WCVB

Snowfall totals: How much fell across Massachusetts?...

The National Weather Service is tracking the amount of snow that fell across Massachusetts Monday....

 2022-01-17 15:20 

Boston 25 News

Suspect flees into Hungary after shooting at Austrian troops...

Hungarian police and anti-terrorism forces are searching for a suspected people smuggler who allegedly fired at Austrian soldiers after evading a border check...

 2022-01-17 15:16 

CBS Boston

Long List Of Patriots Players Set To Hit Free Agency In 2022...

The offseason has begun for the New England Patriots, and Bill Belichick and company have a lot of work to do in-house....

 2022-01-17 15:15 

Boston 25 News

EU chief scraps meetings because driver is COVID-19 positive...

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has canceled her in-person appointments at the European Parliament this week after her driver tested positive for COVID-19...

 2022-01-17 15:09 

CBS Boston

Thousands Left Without Power Following Monday Storm...

Several thousand Massachusetts customers were left without power following an early morning Monday storm....

 2022-01-17 15:00 

WCVB

'He was love': Bob Saget's wife Kelly Rizzo shares emotional tribute to him...

"I know how much he loved me until the very last moment and he knew the same. I'm so grateful for that. Not everyone gets that."...

 2022-01-17 14:55 

Boston 25 News

Djokovic lands in Serbia as questions arise over French Open...

Novak Djokovic has returned home after being thwarted from defending his Australian Open title only to face a new predicament: He could be barred from the French Open this year, too, if he's still not vaccinated against COVID-19...

 2022-01-17 14:50 

Boston 25 News

Heavy metals, chemicals found in many spices, Consumer Reports study finds...

Spices are found in many kitchens and are called for in lots of recipes, but a study found certain ones -- may contain chemicals and heavy metals....

 2022-01-17 14:48 

WHDH

MBTA cancels ferry service due to winter storm...

The MBTA announced a cancelation of ferry service on Monday due to a winter storm that is bringing snow, rain, and wind to the region.......

 2022-01-17 14:46 

WCVB

New England rabbi with connection to Texas synagogue reacts to standoff...

"This easily could have been our congregation."...

 2022-01-17 14:40 

WCVB

Residents, car rescued when fire tears through apartment building...

Fire officials said seven people live in the building. Two of them were taken to the hospital to be treated for minor smoke inhalation, officials said....

 2022-01-17 14:38 

WHDH

Bob Saget's wife Kelly Rizzo shares an emotional tribute to him...

(CNN) — Bob Saget's widow posted a tribute to her "sweet husband" following his funeral. Kelly Rizzo honored the "Fuller House" star on her verified Instagram account over......

 2022-01-17 14:38 

Boston.com

ESPN insider points to one of Tom Brady's receivers as a 'perfect' fit for the Patriots...

"The Patriots should strengthen their pass-catching arsenal." The post ESPN insider points to one of Tom Brady's receivers as a 'perfect' fit for the Patriots appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-01-17 14:35 

Boston 25 News

On MLK Day, Yellen says US economy is unfair to Black people...

U_S_ Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen says...

 2022-01-17 14:29 

The Boston Globe

What's open and what's closed on MLK Day...

Monday, Jan. 17, is Martin Luther King Day. Here's a look at what's open and what's closed on this holiday....

 2022-01-17 14:29 

WHDH

How's he doing? Americans weigh in on Biden's performance...

President Joe Biden took office at a particularly polarized time in American history, so it's not surprising that citizens are divided on his performance at......

 2022-01-17 14:26 

WHDH

On MLK Day, Yellen says US economy is unfair to Black people...

ATLANTA (AP) — The U.S. economy "has never worked fairly for Black Americans — or, really, for any American of color," Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen......

 2022-01-17 14:20 

Boston Herald

Massive, wind-driven blaze levels buildings on Salisbury Beach...

SALISBURY — Massive flames engulfed a motel and at least two other buildings early Monday on Salisbury Beach, destroying the structures along the popular summer beachfront. The fire at Michael's Oceanfront Motel in Salisbury was called in just b...

 2022-01-17 14:20 

Boston 25 News

Beijing to offer Olympic tickets to 'selected' spectators...

Organizers of the Beijing Olympics say they will only offer event tickets to "selected...

 2022-01-17 14:15 

Boston 25 News

Sweden's spy agency probes drones over 3 nuclear plants...

Sweden's domestic security agency says it has taken over the preliminary investigation into drones that last week were seen hovering over the country's three nuclear power plants...

 2022-01-17 14:11 

Christian Science Monitor

What Djokovic deportation says about Australia's border policies...

Prime Minister Scott Morrison described the expulsion of Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic as a "decision to keep our borders strong" but reflects a decade-old policy....

 2022-01-17 14:10 

Boston 25 News

Turkish court rules to keep philanthropist Kavala in prison...

A Turkish court has ordered that prominent Turkish civil rights activist and philanthropist Osman Kavala should stay in prison, despite his more than four years in pre-trial detention...

 2022-01-17 14:06 

WCVB

Video: Flooding rain, snow moving out...

Flooding rain follows heavy overnight snow before a dry afternoon....

 2022-01-17 14:05 

Boston 25 News

How's he doing? Americans weigh in on Biden's performance...

President Joe Biden took office at a particularly polarized time in American history, so it's not surprising that citizens are divided on his performance at the one-year mark...

 2022-01-17 14:05 

CBS Boston

Mount Washington Sees 'Fierce' 121 MPH Wind Gust, Expects Up To 20 Inches Of Snow From Winter Storm...

A winter storm battered New England on Monday, and nowhere were the conditions harsher than the summit of Mount Washington....

 2022-01-17 14:00 

WGGB

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Mild air invades the valley this morning with mainly rain...

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) --...

 2022-01-17 13:53 

WCVB

Dangerous winter storm slams East Coast with snow, thunderstorms...

A foot of snow was forecast for parts of New England, New York state, Ohio and Pennsylvania through Tuesday morning....

 2022-01-17 13:50 

The Boston Globe

Fauci says it's too soon to say Omicron heralds end of the pandemic...

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top coronavirus adviser to President Biden, said it's still unclear whether the Omicron variant signals and transition of the pandemic to endemic....

 2022-01-17 13:42 

CBS Boston

Matthew Slater Unsure If He'll Return For 15th NFL Season...

With New England's season ending Saturday night with a 47-17 playoff loss to the Bills, several players are now left to ponder their future with the team this offseason. At the top of that list is special teams captain Matthew Slater....

 2022-01-17 13:40 

Boston Herald

Bill Belichick: Patriots improved in 2021, but 'have a long way to go'...

The Patriots' regular-season point differential swung from minus-27 in 2020 to plus-159 this season, the largest improvement in the league....

 2022-01-17 13:35 

Boston 25 News

In Greece, unvaccinated people 60 and up face monthly fines...

Greece has imposed a vaccination mandate for people 60 and older, as its vaccination rate remains below the European Union average and a spike in infections has put sustained pressure on Greek hospitals...

 2022-01-17 13:35 

Boston 25 News

Pandemic hasn't slowed China's love for US lobster...

China is showing no signs of slowing its demand for American lobster this year despite disruption to the supply chain and international trade caused by the COVID-19 pandemic...

 2022-01-17 13:33 

WCVB

Remembering Boston's strangest disaster: The Great Molasses Flood of 1919...

In one of Boston's more unusual disasters, 21 people were killed in a molasses flood in the city's North End in 1919. Take a look at how the neighborhood looked after the flood and how it looks today:...

 2022-01-17 13:25 

Boston 25 News

Far-right presidential contender convicted for hate speech...

A Paris court has convicted French far-right presidential candidate ric Zemmour for inciting racial hatred over 2020 comments he made about unaccompanied migrant children...

 2022-01-17 13:20 

Boston 25 News

Scott creates MLK Day videos, hopes to rebut Biden speech...

The U.S. Senate's only Black Republican is putting forth what he characterizes as a positive response to partisan rhetoric on race that he's best-positioned to rebut...

 2022-01-17 13:20 

Boston 25 News

Russia denies looking for pretext to invade Ukraine...

Russia's top diplomat has angrily rejected the U.S. allegations that it was preparing a pretext to invade Ukraine as Russian troops have remained concentrated near the border...

 2022-01-17 13:19 

WCVB

2 Minute Drill: Season ending shows Patriots need roster turnover...

"Certainly, the Patriots could ascend to the throne once again, but they're going to have to take a roto-tiller to the roster and turn it over again."...

 2022-01-17 13:16 

The Conversation

Why do plants grow straight?...

_Allium schoenoprasum_, better known as chives. Andreas Rockstein/Flickr , CC BY-SA Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you'd like an expert to answer, send it to curiouskidsus@theconversation.com . Why do plants ...

 2022-01-17 13:15 

The Conversation

Building machines that work for everyone how diversity of test subjects is a technology blind spot, and what to do about it...

Without a diverse range of test subjects, some new technologies could fail to work as intended for many people. John Paul Van Wert/Rank Studios/Flickr , CC BY-SA People interact with machines in countless ways every day. In some cases, they actively contr...

 2022-01-17 13:15 

Boston 25 News

German journalist acquitted of terror charges in Turkey...

A Turkish court has acquitted German journalist Mesale Tolu after years on trial for terror-related charges...

 2022-01-17 13:11 

WCVB

After Biden's first year, the virus and disunity rage on...

President Joe Biden came to office seeing two sicknesses in his country. Neither has abated a year later....

 2022-01-17 13:06 

WCVB

Resident describes police yelling for residents to flee fire...

" ... 'Everybody's got to get out of here! There is a fire down the street. The wind is blowing it this way. Everybody's got to get out!'" said resident John McGuirk....

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