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 2021-10-15 13:25 

The Boston Globe

Is it time to switch to a four-day work week?...

Read two views and vote in our online poll....

 2021-10-15 13:24 

The Boston Globe

FDA panel is meeting on Johnson & Johnson boosters...

The session comes a day after the same committee voted unanimously in favor of the FDA granting emergency authorization of a half-dose booster of Moderna's vaccine, at least six months after the second dose....

 2021-10-15 13:20 

Boston 25 News

Resilient shoppers push retail sales up 0.7% in September...

Americans continued to spend at a solid clip in September even as they face sticker shock at the grocery stores and elsewhere and even as snarled global supply chains are limiting the flow of goods...

 2021-10-15 13:19 

The Boston Globe

Study says Johnson & Johnson vaccine immune response is more durable than Pfizer and Moderna...

The findings, published Friday in the New England Journal of Medicine, come from a study of a few dozen people at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, which analyzed blood samples of fully vaccinated people....

 2021-10-15 13:14 

Boston.com

Dodgers beat Giants 2-1 in playoff thriller, advance to NLCS...

Mookie Betts became the first player in Dodgers history with four hits in a winner-take-all postseason game. The post Dodgers beat Giants 2-1 in playoff thriller, advance to NLCS appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2021-10-15 13:06 

WHDH

White House says fully vaccinated foreign visitors can start entering US on November 8...

(CNN) — Foreign visitors who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19 will be able to travel to the United States starting on November 8, the White House said......

 2021-10-15 13:05 

Boston 25 News

After Alitalia's demise, ITA launches with new look, logo...

Italy's new national carrier ITA has made its inaugural flight and unveiled its new name and logo...

 2021-10-15 13:04 

The Boston Globe

US to allow vaccinated foreigners to enter from Nov. 8...

The US will open its borders to vaccinated foreign travelers on Nov. 8, a White House official said, a move that will expand travel options for those who've gotten their shots and clamp down on those who haven't....

 2021-10-15 13:02 

The Conversation AU

Yes, Australia can beat its 2030 emissions target. But the Morrison government barely lifted a finger...

Shutterstock With just over a fortnight until world leaders gather in Glasgow at a make-or-break United Nations climate conference, all eyes are on the biggest climate laggards, including Australia. Prime Minister Scott Morrison continues to claim Austral...

 2021-10-15 12:58 

Boston 25 News

Bakery agrees to settle race discrimination lawsuit...

A Massachusetts bakery has agreed to pay up to $95,000 in penalties and restitution, require anti-bias training for employees, and revise its anti-discrimination policies to settle allegations that an employee was repeatedly exposed to racial slurs in the...

 2021-10-15 12:57 

The Boston Globe

A daily phone call, and the love that endures...

LeRoy is my father's youngest brother, the last of the Curtin clan, my grandmother's baby, my only living uncle....

 2021-10-15 12:57 

The Boston Globe

Survey: How COVID-19 has changed our behaviors...

Fewer Rhode Islanders said they visited friends, went to the gym, or went to a caf, bar, or restaurant in September than they did in June, as the Delta variant led to a spike in COVID-19 cases across the country....

 2021-10-15 12:57 

WCVB

Video: Warm day before rain moves in for weekend...

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

 2021-10-15 12:55 

The Boston Globe

An SUV drives up a flight of stairs...

An SUV drives up a flight of stairs, a man wakes up in a vehicle that's getting towed away, and other odd tales from local police blotters....

 2021-10-15 12:55 

The Boston Globe

UK lawmaker stabbed while meeting constituents...

Police and ambulance on scene amid reports UK lawmaker stabbed during meeting with constituents....

 2021-10-15 12:55 

WCVB

White's Bakery agrees to settle race discrimination lawsuit...

A supervisor at the business repeatedly used racial slurs in front of the mixed race employee over a four-month period in 2018, causing him to suffer severe emotional harm and eventually quit, authorities said....

 2021-10-15 12:54 

Boston 25 News

William Shatner pushes back over Prince William’s space tourism stance...

William Shatner is now really a rocketman and his experience breaking the barrier to space has him in a battle of wills with Prince William....

 2021-10-15 12:54 

CBS Boston

Rochie's Keys To A Red Sox ALCS Victory Over Astros...

WBZ-TV's Dan Roche highlights four keys to the Red Sox pulling out an ALCS victory over the Astros and punching their ticket to the World Series....

 2021-10-15 12:53 

The Boston Globe

US retail sales jump as Delta shifts spending back to goods...

Higher spending on merchandise is likely to add more pressure to global supply chains, which have struggled to keep up with accelerating demand....

 2021-10-15 12:51 

Boston 25 News

Correction officers challenge Mass. vaccine mandate in federal court...

With days until the deadline for executive branch employees to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19, a federal judge on Thursday took "under advisement" the request made by correction officers to block Gov. Charlie Baker's mandate from t...

 2021-10-15 12:50 

Boston 25 News

South Africa arrests 56 for taking Cabinet ministers hostage...

South African police say they have arrested 56 people who will likely face charges of kidnapping after two government Cabinet ministers and a deputy minister were taken hostage for about three hours on Thursday night...

 2021-10-15 12:49 

CBS Boston

Child Tax Credit: October Payments Hitting Parents' Bank Accounts...

The third round of advance Child Tax Credit payments were sent Friday morning, and parents are already seeing the extra money in their bank accounts....

 2021-10-15 12:47 

Advisor Perspectives

Retail Sales Up 0.7% in September, 13.9% YoY...

The Census Bureau's Advance Retail Sales Report for September was released this morning. Headline sales came in at 0.74% month-over-month to two decimals and was above the Investing.com forecast of -0.2%. Core sales (ex Autos) came in at 0.78% MoM....

 2021-10-15 12:45 

CBS Boston

Red Sox ALCS Tickets For Games At Fenway Park Go On Sale Friday At 10AM...

If you want to go see some ALCS action at Fenway Park, be on your computer at Friday morning....

 2021-10-15 12:45 

Boston 25 News

Putin: No rush in officially recognizing Taliban's rule...

Russian President Vladimir Putin says there must be no rush in officially recognizing the Taliban's rule in Afghanistan, but has stressed the need to engage in talks with them...

 2021-10-15 12:44 

The Boston Globe

Workers across Italy face a new reality: no health pass, no paycheck...

Italy set a new bar Friday for major Western democracies seeking to move beyond the pandemic by putting in place a sweeping law that requires the nation's entire workforce — public and private — to have government-issued health passes....

 2021-10-15 12:42 

CBS Boston

School Bus Driver Charged With Killing Motorcyclist In 2019 Westford Crash Due In Court...

The school bus driver charged with killing a young man on a motorcycle in Westford two years ago is due in court Friday....

 2021-10-15 12:40 

Advisor Perspectives

Empire State Mfg Survey: Solid Growth in October...

This morning we got the latest Empire State Manufacturing Survey . The diffusion index for General Business Conditions at 19.8 was a decrease of 14.5 from the previous month's 34.3 . The Investing.com forecast was for a reading of 27....

 2021-10-15 12:39 

Boston 25 News

Adele releases new single ‘Easy on Me’ from upcoming album ‘30′...

The Grammy Award-winning singer dropped her long-awaited new song,...

 2021-10-15 12:37 

CBS Boston

Massachusetts House Approves Bill To Make Podokesaurus The Official State Dinosaur...

Massachusetts is a step closer to becoming the land of the swift-footed lizard....

 2021-10-15 12:35 

Boston 25 News

Protests greet debut of Italy's workplace COVID pass rule...

Protests have erupted in Italy as a new anti-coronavirus regulation took effect requiring all workers to show a health pass to enter their place of employment...

 2021-10-15 12:33 

Boston Herald

Red Sox Hit the Road to the ALCS...
 2021-10-15 12:30 

Boston 25 News

Norway town grapples with loss of residents, sense of safety...

Residents of a Norwegian town are grappling with the horrible knowledge that someone living in their community used a bow and arrow to attack people on a weekday evening and killed five of them...

 2021-10-15 12:21 

The Boston Globe

$2 billion MGH expansion wins green light from BPDA...

More than 4 million square feet of development won approval by BPDA Thursday, at the board's final meeting of the current mayoral administration....

 2021-10-15 12:20 

Boston 25 News

UK: 43,000 may have received false negative COVID results...

British health officials say an estimated 43,000 people may have been wrongly told they don't have the coronavirus because of problems at a private laboratory...

 2021-10-15 12:19 

CBS Boston

Patriots-Cowboys Week 6 Predictions...

The Patriots have a tough matchup at home this weekend, with the 4-1 Dallas Cowboys coming to town....

 2021-10-15 12:18 

The Boston Globe

A change in perspective...

From centering underrepresented artists to owning up to past mistakes, Boston museums are both rising — and struggling — to meet the current moment, shaped by the pandemic and protests for racial justice. Here's where they've succeeded...

 2021-10-15 12:18 

WCVB

School bus driver charged in crash that killed motorcyclist due in court...

A school bus driver involved in a 2019 crash that killed a motorcyclist in Westford is scheduled to appear in court Friday....

 2021-10-15 12:15 

Boston 25 News

ALCS Game 1: Red Sox and Astros open series in Houston...

For the second time in four seasons, the Boston Red Sox and Houston Astros are set to play for the American League pennant....

 2021-10-15 12:14 

The Boston Globe

Being there, doing that: A dozen exhibits to check out now around New England...

Stops include Boston's Institute of Contemporary Art, the Rhode Island School of Design Museum in Providence, and Maine's Portland Museum of Art....

 2021-10-15 12:13 

The Boston Globe

Textiles tell a story all their own in Titian Room...

Conservators re-created 13 original fabrics to upholster the Titian Room walls — exactly as Isabella Stewart Gardner intended more than a century ago....

 2021-10-15 12:10 

The Boston Globe

In Vermont, a museum of the mundane turns 10...

The Museum of Everyday Life in Vermont is a different kind of museum — nothing is behind glass, there's no lock on the door, and almost everything in the exhibits can be found around your house. But that's just how founder Clare Dolan wants ...

 2021-10-15 12:10 

Boston 25 News

Russia breaks record again for COVID-19 deaths, infections...

Russia's daily tolls of coronavirus infections and deaths have surged to another record in a quickly mounting figure that has put a severe strain on the country's health care system...

 2021-10-15 12:10 

The Boston Globe

As the MFA's new fashion curator, theo tyson plans to undress sartorial truths and address the community...

They aren't curating through the traditional museum lens. They are weaving together the fabrics of lived experience, contemporary fashion culture, identity, and the MFA archives....

 2021-10-15 12:09 

The Boston Globe

By the numbers: How the pandemic is transforming museums...

A snapshot of where each museum has been, where it is, and, perhaps, where it is going...

 2021-10-15 11:56 

Boston 25 News

As interest rates rise, Sec. Galvin warns homeowners to refinance now...

The Federal Reserve indicated in September interest rates could begin rising as early as November because the economy has recovered enough for the central bank to begin dialing back on emergency aid....

 2021-10-15 11:55 

Boston 25 News

EU agencies crack down on pandemic recovery fund fraud...

European Union agencies are launching a year-long operation to crack down on fraud targeting the bloc's multibillion euro COVID-19 pandemic recovery fund...

 2021-10-15 11:55 

The Boston Globe

The weekend will bring warm temperatures, rain...

Showers tomorrow will put an end to the exceedingly mild conditions of this week....

 2021-10-15 11:55 

Boston 25 News

226,000 Massachusetts residents have received booster shots...

The number of new daily cases of COVID-19 increased by more than 1,500 on Thursday, while the number of newly confirmed coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts rose by 14....

 2021-10-15 11:54 

WHDH

Teen in Barnard student murder sentenced to 9 years to life in prison...

(CNN) — A teenager who pleaded guilty to murder and robbery charges last month in the death of Barnard College freshman Tessa Majors was sentenced......

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