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 2022-01-17 04:06 

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Hideki Matsuyama rallies to claim Sony Open win over Russell Henley...

The eighth career PGA Tour victory for Matsuyama tied him with K.J. Choi for most tour victories by an Asian-born player....

 2022-01-17 03:57 

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North Korea fires projectile into sea in fourth launch this month, South Korea says...

North Korea fires projectile into sea in fourth launch this month, South Korea says....

 2022-01-17 03:39 

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Dog attacks Stoneham police officer...

Officer Joe Ponzo required 30 stitches to his face and head after he was attacked while responding to a call at a Stoneham residence....

 2022-01-17 03:23 

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Attleboro boys' basketball battles in second half, finally takes care of Bishop Feehan...

Despite 17 first-half turnovers, the No. 18 Bombardiers (6-2) prevailed behind senior Alvin Harrison's 17 points against the crosstown rival Shamrocks....

 2022-01-17 02:04 

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Wild card in review: The Patriots lost, but two of their old quarterbacks keep on rolling...

Tom Brady will get a home game next weekend, and Jimmy Garoppolo will travel to Green Bay for a date with the No. 1 seeded Packers, with a potential Bucs-Niners NFC Championship game showdown fun to dream about....

 2022-01-17 01:17 

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Jimmy Garoppolo, 49ers hang on as time runs out on Cowboys...

Deebo Samuel ran for a touchdown for San Francisco, which will face Green Bay next weekend, while Dak Prescott's miscue thwarted a last-ditch Dallas comeback....

 2022-01-17 01:16 

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These wealthy neighbors have been at war for nearly 25 years...

In a beachfront enclave north of Boston, the battle has been waged with harsh words, pricey lawyers, and smelly porta potties....

 2022-01-17 01:13 

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Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz disbands diversity group after call for his dismissal...

the university hired the Husch Blackwell law firm to review the program after dozens of former players, most of them Black, spoke out on social media to allege racial disparities and mistreatment....

 2022-01-17 01:13 

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Man arrested for Arlington home invasion after foot chase into the Mystic River...

Joseph Kahler, whose last known address was in Weymouth, was charged with breaking and entering in the daytime, resisting arrest, failure to stop for police, and possession of a class C substance, the Arlington Police Department said in a statement Sunday...

 2022-01-17 01:02 

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Texas rabbi: Captor grew 'belligerent' late in standoff...

Rabbi Charlie Cytron-Walker credited security training that his suburban Fort Worth congregation has received over the years for getting him and the other three hostages through the ordeal, which he described as traumatic....

 2022-01-17 00:37 

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Coronavirus levels continue decline in region's wastewater, amid national COVID-19 surge...

The nation continues to grapple with soaring new cases daily — passing more than 800,000 as of Sunday with the spread of the highly infectious Omicron variant — while hospitals are stressed caring for a surge in patients....

 2022-01-17 00:32 

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Invoking Martin Luther King Jr., advocates, faith leaders call on Congress to pass voting rights legislation...

Their message was strong, one that has been repeated by Democrats and advocates for voting rights nationwide in recent weeks: Pass "the Freedom to Vote: John R. Lewis Act,"...

 2022-01-17 00:22 

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'There may be' federal role in Boston's Mass. and Cass crisis, Rollins says...

US Attorney Rachael Rollins told WCVB's "On The Record" program Sunday morning that human trafficking and drug trafficking cases will be a priority for her office — issues that have been a scourge in the Mass. and Cass area....

 2022-01-17 00:10 

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Approaching storm to bring snow, wind, and flooding to Mass....

After peaking around sunrise, the storm will wind down by noon on Monday. It's in this window that we will see the snow, the rain, the wind, and the coastal flooding....

 2022-01-17 00:01 

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Celtics need Al Horford to revitalize his shooting game...

He scored 15 points against the Bulls Saturday, his first double-digit scoring output in 10 games....

 2022-01-16 23:59 

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Northeast braces for storm after heavy snow in the South...

A strong winter storm brought heavy snow to parts of the Southeast on Sunday and was expected to leave about 1 foot of snow in parts of the Northeast, knocking out power to tens of thousands of customers as dangerous ice coated highways in the Carolinas....

 2022-01-16 23:38 

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Microsoft warns of destructive cyberattack on Ukrainian computer networks...

WASHINGTON — Microsoft warned Saturday evening that it had detected a highly destructive form of malware in dozens of government and private computer networks in Ukraine that appeared to be waiting to be triggered by an unknown actor....

 2022-01-16 23:37 

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Who's in, who's out: Running through the Patriots' free agents...

Fourteen Patriots are set to hit unrestricted free agency this offseason, free to negotiate with any team, with another three restricted free agents on which Bill Belichick will have either matching rights or draft compensation....

 2022-01-16 23:34 

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Frustrated Democrats call for 'reset' ahead of midterm elections...

WASHINGTON — With the White House legislative agenda in shambles less than a year before the midterm elections, Democrats are sounding alarms that their party could face even deeper losses than anticipated without a major shift in strategy led by th...

 2022-01-16 23:28 

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New Zealand sends flight to see damage from Pacific volcano...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand's military on Monday morning was able to send a surveillance flight to Tonga to assess the extent of the damage from a huge undersea volcanic eruption....

 2022-01-16 23:22 

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'It's a systemic breakdown': With jury trials suspended, an unprecedented backlog snowballs...

The pandemic has spurred stop-and-go pauses in trials and caused courthouse closures over the past two years, creating an epic backlog of trial-ready cases in the Massachusetts Trial Courts....

 2022-01-16 23:12 

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Catholic Conference hockey teams come together to showcase some of state's best talent...

The first-time event at Canton Ice House featured games involving all six of the league's schools in one venue, and the opportunity for players to be seen by potential future coaches....

 2022-01-16 23:08 

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Boston port served by the largest-ever cargo ship to visit the city...

The Ever Fortune is the first of the larger ships that the Massachusetts Port Authority is hoping to attract following an expansion of the Conley terminal and a harbor dredging project....

 2022-01-16 23:01 

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As nations decide to live with the virus, some disease experts warn of surrendering too soon...

Nations around the planet are making a subtle but consequential pivot in their war against the coronavirus: Crushing the virus is no longer the strategy. Many countries are just hoping for a draw....

 2022-01-16 22:59 

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Sheriff Tompkins still 'ready to assist' on Mass. and Cass...

He outfitted an entire floor of his South Bay campus for what he calls dorm-style living with flat-TV screens and beds to accommodate 100 people. But so far, no one has come....

 2022-01-16 22:36 

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NFL will consider changes to instant replay but sky judge appears to not be on the table...

Controversy arose Saturday when an inadvertent whistle was blown during a play that resulted in a Bengals touchdown in their win over the Raiders....

 2022-01-16 22:36 

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Concord-Carlisle ski team managing to thrive on slopes with unique, inclusive culture...

With a roster of 67, second-year coach Amy Brooks relies on her five captains and three assistants, and has fostered team chemistry with a strong social aspect....

 2022-01-16 22:36 

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Charles V. Willie, an architect of Boston's 'controlled-choice' school desegregation plan, dies at 94...

Dr. Willie, whose grandparents were enslaved, became a leading voice for equality and fairness....

 2022-01-16 22:32 

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Typhoons, wildfires, missiles: Teen flies solo around world...

As teenage pilot Zara Rutherford flew ever onward in a record-challenging global odyssey, she met little as strange or scary as when she tried to squeeze in between North Korean airspace and a massive cloud threatening to cut off passage for her ultraligh...

 2022-01-16 22:18 

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

WASHINGTON — From the inaugural platform, President Biden saw American sickness on two fronts — a disease of the national spirit and the one from the rampaging coronavirus — and he saw hope, because leaders always must see that....

 2022-01-16 22:09 

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Credit reporting agencies responded to fewer complaints during the pandemic...

There's been a surge of complaints about errors in credits reports. But credit bureaus corrected mistakes in only about 2 percent of them, a report found....

 2022-01-16 22:08 

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Jan. 6 panel grapples with how to secure testimony from GOP lawmakers, Pence...

The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection is in the middle of a pivotal debate over how aggressively to seek cooperation from key witnesses who are resisting providing testimony to the committee, including several members of Congress and forme...

 2022-01-16 21:59 

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Tom Brady throws pair of touchdown passes, Buccaneers cruise past Eagles...

The Tampa Bay quarterback completed 29 of 37 passes for 271 yards, including a score to Rob Gronkowski, and extended his NFL playoff record for TD passes to 85....

 2022-01-16 21:57 

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The Justice Dept. alleged Jan. 6 was a seditious conspiracy. Now will it investigate Trump?...

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department's decision to charge Oath Keepers with seditious conspiracy last week makes clear that prosecutors consider the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol part of an organized assault to prevent the peaceful transfer of pre...

 2022-01-16 21:45 

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Omicron strains marijuana industry supply chain...

Despite a requirement that all marijuana be grown and processed in-state, the Massachusetts cannabis sector nonetheless relies on foreign vendors for a wide array of critical supplies....

 2022-01-16 21:35 

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Telehealth companies seek a bigger financial stake in patient care...

A handful of companies are dipping into payment systems that reward them for keeping patients' costs low and penalize them for overspending....

 2022-01-16 21:31 

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Evergrande reneges on multimillion-dollar pledge to Harvard-led COVID project, another stumble in its ties to school...

The company, which is now officially in default, has been in crisis, laboring to pay creditors as it grapples with more than $300 billion in liabilities....

 2022-01-16 21:26 

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Billions of dollars remain in federal COVID aid, but Omicron spurs calls for more help from Washington...

Restaurants are leading the charge for more help as business has plummeted with the Omicron surge, calling for Congress to replenish the American Rescue Plan's Restaurant Revitalization Fund....

 2022-01-16 21:18 

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One injured in Brockton fire sparked by smoking while using medical oxygen...

Brockton firefighters were sent to the Stillman Avenue apartment complex around 11:15 a.m. Saturday for a reported fire, said Brockton Fire Chief Brian F. Nardelli and State Fire Marshal Peter J. Ostroskey in a joint statement Sunday afternoon....

 2022-01-16 21:16 

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Scammers see opportunity in demand for virus testing in US, officials say...

Federal and state officials warned last week of coronavirus testing scams that have taken advantage of the United States' strained testing infrastructure and have left Americans with invalid test results, wrongful medical bills and overpriced at-home ...

 2022-01-16 21:03 

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For Bruins' Jake DeBrusk, best trade resides within himself and finding a willingness to fight for the puck...

The speedy DeBrusk comes up far too light in the heavy, mucking, grinding, blade-to-the-ice, workhorse game....

 2022-01-16 20:47 

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Ibrahim Boubacar Keta, Malian president deposed in coup, dies at 76...

Ibrahim Boubacar Keta, the former president of Mali who was elected in 2013 in the wake of a coup, then ousted by the military after a turbulent seven-year rule, died Jan. 16 at his home in Bamako, the capital. He was 76, and had been in poor health in re...

 2022-01-16 20:14 

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The US surgeon general warns that Omicron has not yet peaked...

Dr. Vivek Murthy, the US surgeon general, on Sunday warned that the Omicron surge of coronavirus cases had not yet peaked nationally, saying that the next few weeks would be very difficult in many parts of the country as hospitalizations and deaths rise....

 2022-01-16 20:05 

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Old North Church, icon of the past, adds racial justice to 21st-century mission...

"We're just not a historic site focused on what happened 300 years ago, but we're a symbol of what's happening today," said Madeleine Rodriguez, a board member of The Old North Foundation....

 2022-01-16 19:45 

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Here are 10 ways to celebrate Martin Luther King Day in Boston...

Celebrate the late civil rights leader with local volunteer opportunities, art exhibits, and community discussions....

 2022-01-16 19:27 

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Coolidge Corner Theatre presents Big Screen Classics lineup for early 2022...

Through April, the Coolidge will run 7 p.m. screenings of these films in the theatre's 432-seat Moviehouse I. Though all fall under the "groundbreaking" theme, there are few restrictions placed on the film selections except a "loose workin...

 2022-01-16 19:26 

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Joe B. Hall, longtime Kentucky men's basketball coach, dies at 93...

Following the legendary Adolph Rupp, Mr. Hall coached Kentucky to an NCAA tournament championship and took the Wildcats to the Final Four three times....

 2022-01-16 19:20 

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Final valuation of Prince's estate pegged at $156.4 million...

The estate will be almost evenly divided between a well-funded New York music company — Primary Wave — and the three oldest of the music icon's six heirs or their families....

 2022-01-16 19:20 

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Some colleges loosen rules for a virus that won't go away...

As the Omicron surge spreads across the country, sending COVID-19 case counts to new heights and disrupting daily life, some universities are preparing for a new phase of the pandemic — one that acknowledges that the virus is here to stay and requir...

 2022-01-16 19:04 

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