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 2020-09-24 13:56 

CBS Boston

17-Year-Old Who Allegedly Crashed Stolen BMW Found Hiding In Sudbury Backyard...

Police arrested a 17-year-old boy who allegedly crashed a stolen BMW before trying to break into a car at a nearby home....

 2020-09-24 13:55 

CBS Boston

Danny Ainge Backs Brad Stevens After Celtics' Game 4 Dud...

Wednesday night was a frustrating one for the Celtics, and they really have no one to blame but themselves. But Danny Ainge wouldn't put the loss on Brad Stevens, saying everyone could have been a lot better in their Game 4 loss to the Miami Heat....

 2020-09-24 13:52 

The Boston Globe

Gray heron spotted off Nantucket, enthralling bird watchers...

That gray heron spotted off Nantucket about three weeks ago still has bird watchers buzzing. That's because there had never been another confirmed sighting of the bird in the lower 48 states, experts said Wednesday....

 2020-09-24 13:48 

The Boston Globe

MBTA trolley operator injured in fall at Mattapan station...

An MBTA trolley operator was injured Thursday when she fell while getting out of a trolley at the Red Line's Mattapan station, prompting the T to shift to shuttle buses during the morning commute, according to a spokesman for the transit agency....

 2020-09-24 13:46 

The Boston Globe

In Newton, a bitter clash erupts over renaming Columbus Day...

The holiday that celebrates the Italian explorer would be replaced by Indigenous Peoples' Day....

 2020-09-24 13:41 

The Boston Globe

Brigham and Women's Hospital reports a cluster of 10 COVID-19 cases...

Brigham and Women's Hospital has identified a cluster of COVID-19 cases in the two of its medical-surgical units, affecting five patients and five staff members....

 2020-09-24 13:35 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Protest in Portland over Breonna Taylor decision...

Police in Portland say protesters hurled Molotov cocktails at officers in Oregon's largest city during a demonstration over a Kentucky grand jury's decision to not indict officers in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor...

 2020-09-24 13:31 

CBS Boston

Massachusetts Sees New Unemployment Claims Rise By Over 4,400...

The number of people seeking unemployment aid nationwide rose slightly last week....

 2020-09-24 13:30 

Boston 25 News

Thailand sues Facebook, Twitter for allowing banned material...

Thailand's government has lodged complaints with police against Facebook and Twitter, alleging they failed to comply with court orders to block hundreds of accounts judged illegal under Thai law...

 2020-09-24 13:30 

Boston 25 News

As virus surges, critics say UK hasn't learned from mistakes...

Britain bungled its response to the coronavirus the first time around...

 2020-09-24 13:27 

The Boston Globe

Join the Globe's D.C. bureau to discuss its special report on the November election as a test for democracy...
 2020-09-24 13:25 

The Boston Globe

Breonna Taylor and America's wanton disregard for Black lives...

The country made a commodity of Breonna Taylor. It's always commodified Black lives....

 2020-09-24 13:16 

The Boston Globe

Stanley Cup observations: The Lightning's talent took over in Game 3, and it doesn't look good for the Stars...

This was the version of the Bolts that beat the Bruins, 8-2, and the Islanders, 7-1, and other takeaways from Game 3....

 2020-09-24 13:15 

Boston 25 News

From quick shortcuts to slow cookers, how we're eating now...

In normal times, food trends often started in restaurants, with top chefs...

 2020-09-24 13:13 

WHDH

United Airlines to offer Covid-19 testing for some passengers...

(CNN) — United Airlines will become the first US airline to offer coronavirus testing to some of its passengers. In a pilot testing program that......

 2020-09-24 13:11 

Advisor Perspectives

Weekly Unemployment Claims: 870K New Claims Last Week...

This morning's seasonally adjusted 870K new claims, up 4K from the previous week's revised figure, was worse than the Investing.com forecast of 840K....

 2020-09-24 13:10 

Boston 25 News

Jobless claims at 870,000 as fraud and backlogs cloud data...

The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid rose slightly last week to 870,000, a historically high figure that shows that the viral pandemic is still squeezing restaurants, airlines, hotels and many other businesses six months after it first erupt...

 2020-09-24 13:10 

Boston 25 News

Trump-appointed judges under an election-year political lens...

Federal judge Eli Richardson in Nashville was an appointee of President Donald Trump...

 2020-09-24 13:07 

Boston Herald

Jobless claims at 870,000 as fraud and backlogs cloud data...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid rose slightly last week to 870,000, a historically high figure that shows that the viral pandemic is still squeezing restaurants, airlines, hotels and many other businesses six mon...

 2020-09-24 13:05 

CBS Boston

Matthew Slater Still Rooting For Stephen Gostkowski, Despite Kicker's Move To Titans...

"He'll always have a fan in me."...

 2020-09-24 13:05 

Boston 25 News

Turner Sports expands rights deal with MLB through 2028...

Turner Sports will continue broadcasting Major League Baseball after agreeing to an extension of rights through the 2028 season...

 2020-09-24 13:05 

Boston 25 News

Cambridge Analytica ex-boss banned from running companies...

The former boss of Cambridge Analytica, the political consulting firm brought down by a scandal over how it obtained Facebook users' private data, has been banned from holding company directorships for seven years...

 2020-09-24 13:04 

The Boston Globe

Watch live: Governor Baker speaking about coronavirus...

Governor Charlie Baker is scheduled to speak Thursday about COVID-19 in Massachusetts. Watch live here at noon....

 2020-09-24 13:03 

WCVB

Wildfires taint West Coast vineyards with taste of smoke...

The resulting ashy flavor could spell disaster for the 2020 vintage....

 2020-09-24 13:01 

The Boston Globe

A tidal wave of evictions is forming. It's not too late to stop it...

A million New England renters may be dislodged, disrupting communities across the region. Massachusetts legislators have an answer, if they'll act on it....

 2020-09-24 12:55 

WCVB

Another 870,000 Americans file for unemployment as fraud and backlogs cloud data...

California has said it will stop processing new applications for two weeks as it seeks to reduce backlogs and prevent fraudulent claims. Pennsylvania has found that up to 10,000 inmates are improperly receiving aid....

 2020-09-24 12:53 

The Boston Globe

Baker signals he won't extend eviction moratorium beyond Oct. 17...

Governor Charlie Baker has signaled that he's ready to end Massachusetts' toughest-in-the-nation ban on evictions next month, but said he is working with state housing courts to soften the blow for renters at risk of losing their homes....

 2020-09-24 12:51 

WGGB

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Springfield police recover loaded large capacity firearm...

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- A Springfield man is facing several charges after police say he accidentally shot himself....

 2020-09-24 12:50 

Boston 25 News

Turkey hikes rates to support currency, fight inflation...

Turkey's Central Bank raised its benchmark interest rate by 2 percentage points, its first hike in two years to fight inflation and support its currency...

 2020-09-24 12:48 

The Boston Globe

Jobless claims at 870,000 as fraud and backlogs cloud data...

In Massachusetts, nearly 22,800 people filed new claims for state benefits, up about 4,400 from last week....

 2020-09-24 12:48 

Boston 25 News

Deadly licorice habit: Man dies after eating bag and a half daily for weeks, doctors say...

Who knew that the daily consumption of black licorice could be deadly? Doctors said a construction worker in Massachusetts ate a bag and a half of the candy every day for weeks. The habit ended up throwing his nutrients a tailspin, causing the 54-year-old...

 2020-09-24 12:45 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Russia reports highest daily cases since July...

Russian health officials have reported 6,595 new coronavirus cases, the highest daily surge since July...

 2020-09-24 12:44 

WCVB

Video: Feel of summer with temps hitting 80...

Get the latest Boston-area weather forecast....

 2020-09-24 12:42 

WHDH

Jobless claims at 870,000 as fraud and backlogs cloud data...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid rose slightly last week to 870,000, a historically high figure that shows that the......

 2020-09-24 12:40 

Boston 25 News

Annual Lennon tribute, in 40th year, goes online...

An annual tribute to John Lennon held in his adopted city of New York will go online like so many other events during the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-09-24 12:40 

The Conversation

The clothes make the candidate: The sartorial politics of this year's key Senate races...

Conservative suit? Check. Rep tie? Check. Mitch McConnell looks every inch a senator. Scott Applewhite/Getty When Richard Nixon praised his wife 's "respectable Republican cloth coat" in his 1952 Checkers speech , her clothes were not the poin...

 2020-09-24 12:40 

Boston 25 News

EU tries to sell migrant pact amid claims the hardliners won...

The European Union's top migration officials are struggling to sell their new plan to overhaul the bloc's failed asylum system...

 2020-09-24 12:37 

Boston.com

Though Jayson Tatum was spectacular in the second half, the Celtics were done in by his horrible first half...
 2020-09-24 12:37 

CBS Boston

'It's Going To Be All Gone': Taunton Roller Skating Rink Owner Frustrated He Still Can't Reopen...

A Taunton roller skating rink owner is questioning why he's not allowed to reopen, saying he may be forced to go out of business within a year if things don't change....

 2020-09-24 12:37 

WHDH

Maine police chief charged with aggravated assault...

DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine (AP) — A Maine police chief has been arrested for aggravated assault and criminal threatening with a dangerous weapon. Ryan Reardon was charged......

 2020-09-24 12:36 

WHDH

Facebook oversight board to start operating in October...

LONDON (AP) — Facebook's long-awaited oversight board that will act as a referee on whether specific content is allowed on the tech giant's platforms is......

 2020-09-24 12:35 

The Boston Globe

Here comes the charter school expansion in Providence...

We should learn next week how many new charter schools want to open in Providence, but one existing organization is already planning for a large expansion: Achievement First....

 2020-09-24 12:35 

Boston 25 News

'Grateful': Gigi Hadid welcomes baby girl with Zayn Malik...

Model Gigi Hadid and her musician boyfriend Zayn Malik took to social media to celebrate the arrival of an infant girl, with dad saying he's "grateful" and "thankful."...

 2020-09-24 12:35 

Boston 25 News

Ginsburg's empathy born of Jewish history and discrimination...

While politicians heatedly debate over replacing Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court, others are reflecting on her life as an advocate for women's rights and striving to reach just decisions as a jurist, all informed by her Jewish upbring...

 2020-09-24 12:33 

WHDH

Ginsburg's empathy born of Jewish history and discrimination...

In the Jewish tradition, burials usually take place within 24 hours of death. But Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Sept. 18, was lying in state......

 2020-09-24 12:32 

WHDH

Dismay over Breonna Taylor spills into America's streets...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Anger, frustration and sadness over the decision not to charge Kentucky police officers for Breonna Taylor's death poured into America's streets......

 2020-09-24 12:31 

Boston.com

FIRE IN ROXBURY Firefighter injured in Roxbury fire that displaced 6...

The fire left four adults and two children displaced....

 2020-09-24 12:30 

WHDH

Pompeo shatters diplomatic norms with political appearances...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Undaunted by criticism, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is forging ahead with a series of events that have overtly political overtones ahead......

 2020-09-24 12:30 

Boston 25 News

Facebook oversight board to start operating in October...

Facebook's long-awaited oversight board that will act as a referee on whether specific content is allowed on the tech giant's platforms is set to launch in October...

 2020-09-24 12:27 

CBS Boston

Jaylen Brown On Breonna Taylor Decision: 'I Wasn't Surprised'...

Despite his involvement and activism, the 23-year-old had low expectations for the grand jury decision in Kentucky, regarding the death of Breonna Taylor at the hands of police....

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