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 2021-11-16 22:50 

Boston 25 News

Boosters for all adults in US closer with panel meeting set...

An influential U.S. advisory panel will discuss expanding eligibility for COVID-19 vaccine booster shots to all adults Friday, a move that could make the shots available as early as this weekend...

 2021-11-16 22:48 

The Boston Globe

Mass. board to vote on allocating money to diverse investment firms...

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

 2021-11-16 22:48 

Boston 25 News

Meet Ollie, the goldendoodle helping kids overcome vaccine hesitancy one COVID-19 jab at a time...

Ollie and 14 other canine colleagues have been helping children in that targeted age group overcome their hesitancy about receiving a COVID-19 vaccine because, let's be honest, getting shots can be scary....

 2021-11-16 22:48 

The Boston Globe

The police fatally shot a young girl. Two teenagers are charged with murder....

The decision by prosecutors to charge the two teenagers, even though they did not fire the shot that killed the girl, while allowing the police officers involved to keep their jobs has stirred outrage in the community....

 2021-11-16 22:47 

Boston Herald

Patriots OT Trent Brown contemplated retirement after near fatal IV mishap in 2020...

A year ago, while playing for the Raiders, Brown missed a kickoff in Cleveland due to a mishandled pregame IV that allowed air directly into his bloodstream....

 2021-11-16 22:46 

The Boston Globe

Cases surge in new COVID hot spots of Michigan, Minnesota...

Hospitals in Michigan and Minnesota on Tuesday reported a wave of COVID-19 patients not seen in months as beds were filled with unvaccinated people and health care leaders warned that staff were being worn down by yet another surge....

 2021-11-16 22:45 

Boston.com

Ed Markey channels Taylor Swift in push for climate action in Biden's Build Back Better bill...

"We cannot allow this moment to be 2009 again. I was there, I remember it all too well." The post Ed Markey channels Taylor Swift in push for climate action in Biden's Build Back Better bill appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2021-11-16 22:44 

The Boston Globe

CDC panel to discuss expanding COVID booster shots to all adults Friday...

Some cities and states already allow all adults to get boosters of Pfizer's vaccine, but it is not yet official US policy....

 2021-11-16 22:43 

WHDH

Worcester woman admits to misfiring handgun while digging through purse at Northboro Walmart...

A Worcester woman admitted to accidentally firing her gun at the floor while digging through her purse in the Walmart checkout line Monday. Officers were......

 2021-11-16 22:41 

The Boston Globe

Expanded voting by mail ends next month in Massachusetts, ramping up calls for a permanent law...

"I just don't understand why they would let this lapse," Secretary of State William F. Galvin said of lawmakers. "There's been no substantive problems with vote-by-mail. The idea that you would deprive people the right to vote this way...

 2021-11-16 22:40 

Boston 25 News

Cases surge in new COVID hot spots of Michigan, Minnesota...

Hospitals in Michigan and Minnesota are reporting a wave of COVID-19 patients not seen in months...

 2021-11-16 22:40 

Boston 25 News

GOP-majority court chosen to consider Biden vaccine mandate...

A ping-pong ball may have bounced in Republicans' favor as a GOP-dominated court was selected at random to consider the fate of President Joe Biden's mandate that larger employers require workers to be vaccinated...

 2021-11-16 22:40 

Boston 25 News

At least 1 dead from mudslides in Canada after heavy rains...

The body of a woman has been recovered from a mudslide caused by extremely heavy rainfall in the Pacific coast Canadian province of British Columbia...

 2021-11-16 22:40 

WCVB

Biden celebrates infrastructure bill in NH...

President Joe Biden delivered remarks Tuesday in Woodstock about the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill he signed into law Monday....

 2021-11-16 22:37 

The Boston Globe

Guerilla Opera to perform works by Iranian women composers at the Museum of Science...

Guerilla Opera will perform two works composed by Iranian women for one night only on Nov. 17....

 2021-11-16 22:35 

The Boston Globe

Cavaliers rookie Evan Mobley to miss multiple weeks with right elbow sprain...

The No. 3 overall pick injured his elbow after getting tangled with the Celtics' Enes Kanter on Monday....

 2021-11-16 22:35 

WGGB

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Clinical trial launched to test possible Alzheimer's vaccine...

TRURO, MASSACHUSETTS (WGGB/WSHM/WBZ) -- Clinton Kershaw was diagnosed with Alzheimer's four years ago at the age of 57, but with the new launch of a clinical trial testing a nasal...

 2021-11-16 22:34 

The Boston Globe

Moderna lures Pfizer executive with UK contract in limbo...

Darius Hughes is tasked with growing Moderna's business in the UK, including potentially renegotiating its COVID-19 vaccine contract, which is yet to be renewed....

 2021-11-16 22:33 

The Boston Globe

EMass girls' soccer: Whitman-Hanson's Kayla Cassidy headlines Players of the Week...

The junior netted the overtime winner to beat Medfield, 2-1, and the first goal in a 2-1 victory over Minnechaug in the Division 2 tournament for the Panthers....

 2021-11-16 22:33 

Boston Herald

Pfizer asks feds to OK promising anti-COVID-19 pill...

WASHINGTON — Pfizer asked U.S. regulators Tuesday to authorize its experimental pill for COVID-19, setting the stage for a likely launch this winter of a promising treatment that can be taken at home. The company's filing comes as new infections...

 2021-11-16 22:30 

Boston Herald

Massachusetts reports 1,848 new coronavirus cases, breakthrough case count on the rise...

State health officials on Tuesday reported 1,848 new coronavirus cases, as total COVID hospitalizations in the Bay State rose again....

 2021-11-16 22:30 

Boston 25 News

English cricket racism exposed by victim Rafiq at parliament...

Former cricketer Azeem Rafiq has told a British parliamentary hearing that he was humiliated by the racist abuse and bullying he suffered at England's most successful cricket club...

 2021-11-16 22:30 

Boston 25 News

Miami prof gets prison in corruption case tied to Venezuela...

A University of Miami expert on financial crimes in Latin America was sentenced Tuesday to six months in prison for a career-ending decision to hide $3 million in proceeds from a corruption scheme run by a businessman connected to Venezuela's socialis...

 2021-11-16 22:30 

WCVB

Wu makes history as she's sworn In as mayor...

Boston Mayor-elect Michelle Wu was sworn in Tuesday at City Hall....

 2021-11-16 22:30 

WCVB

Coloring book addresses vaccine, COVID-19 concerns...

A new coloring book is helping local kids draw clear lines between COVID-19 and the vaccines....

 2021-11-16 22:29 

WHDH

Russia rejects accusations of endangering ISS astronauts...

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian officials on Tuesday rejected accusations that they endangered astronauts aboard the International Space Station by conducting a weapons test that created......

 2021-11-16 22:29 

WCVB

Asian community reacts to Wu being sworn in...

Boston Mayor-elect Michelle Wu was sworn in Tuesday at City Hall....

 2021-11-16 22:26 

Christian Science Monitor

Kitchen alchemy: Recipes to add to the repertoire...

Whether it's holiday recipes or everyday meals, the season's top cookbooks deliver flavor, a dollop of history, and rave reviews....

 2021-11-16 22:26 

WCVB

CDC panel to discuss expanding COVID booster shots Friday...

Some cities and states already allow all adults to get boosters of Pfizer's vaccine, but it is not yet official U.S. policy....

 2021-11-16 22:25 

CBS Boston

Community-Based 'Can We Talk' Therapy Program Helping Those Struggling With Addiction...

Talking about pain in your life can be a powerful healer and it's the idea behind a community-based program addressing mental health and trauma. "Can We Talk" is also helping those battling addiction....

 2021-11-16 22:25 

The Boston Globe

Civil War era cannon returns to South Boston for groundbreaking of Washington Village...

If you heard a loud blast in South Boston Monday afternoon, that was the sound of a 19th-century cannon being fired at the groundbreaking ceremony for Washington Village, a new mixed-use development that's being built in Andrew Square....

 2021-11-16 22:23 

Boston 25 News

Packers grab No. 1 spot in AP Pro32 poll; Cards fall to 4th...

Aaron Rodgers' return helped lift the Green Bay Packers four places to the top spot of the latest AP Pro32 poll...

 2021-11-16 22:23 

Boston.com

Turning to Globe Santa to break this hurt feeling apart...

A small sample of the requests for assistance that have arrived in Globe Santa's mailbox bin this year reveals that a parent's love for their children trumps all else. The post Turning to Globe Santa to 'break this hurt feeling apart' appe...

 2021-11-16 22:21 

The Boston Globe

Celtics' Payton Pritchard sniffs around for an answer to his shooting woes...

In the midst of a slump, the second-year Celtic took off the mask he has worn to protect his nose, which he broke in the preseason....

 2021-11-16 22:18 

WHDH

Mass. health officials report 1,848 new COVID-19 cases, 24 additional deaths...

BOSTON (WHDH) Massachusetts health officials on Tuesday reported 1,848 new COVID-19 cases and 24 additional deaths as the statewide positivity rate ticked up. Since the state......

 2021-11-16 22:18 

The Boston Globe

His sudden seizures were a mystery. Then doctors saw a tapeworm in his brain from 20 years ago....

Mass General doctors were stumped as to what the diagnosis could be - that is, until a CT scan of his head showed that the man's brain had unwanted company....

 2021-11-16 22:15 

CBS Boston

Can Nature And Woolly Bear Caterpillars Be Simple Predictors Of Our Winter Weather Forecast?...

Some experts would say all you have to do is go outside and let nature be your guide when it comes to predicting the long range winter weather forecast....

 2021-11-16 22:15 

Christian Science Monitor

Biden and Xi 'meet' and agree: US-China competition, not conflict...

Meeting virtually, Joe Biden and Xi Jinping did not resolve major disputes, but they did voice a commitment to responsible leadership. Is that enough?...

 2021-11-16 22:15 

The Boston Globe

Germany suspends approval of pipeline, sending gas prices soaring...

The action means that the recently completed pipeline will not begin supplying gas to Germany anytime soon and comes against the backdrop of a politically charged jump in energy prices in Europe and tensions between Moscow and Europe over Belarus and Ukra...

 2021-11-16 22:12 

WCVB

National Grid, Ford test new all-electric van...

An all-electric van is joining National Grid's fleet. The Ford E-Transit prototype van is part of the energy company's goal of going fully electric by 2030....

 2021-11-16 22:11 

The Boston Globe

Inflation set to spoil holidays for struggling US families...

Inflation is especially taking a toll on lower-income families, who spend roughly a third of their earnings on essentials like food and energy....

 2021-11-16 22:10 

Boston 25 News

Judge blocks tax cut rule in American Rescue Plan...

A federal judge has blocked the U.S. Treasury from enforcing a provision of the American Rescue Plan that prohibited states from using the pandemic relief funds to offset new tax cuts...

 2021-11-16 22:08 

WCVB

Dr. Ellerin on Pfizer's experimental COVID-19 antiviral pill...

Dr. Todd Ellerin, Director of Infectious Diseases at South Shore Health Pfizer's experimental COVID-19 antiviral pill...

 2021-11-16 22:07 

Boston Herald

Patriots LB Matt Judon reveals how teammates have helped his career year...

FOXBORO — Matt Judon is enjoying a career year. Perhaps he should Matthew Slater. Or Devin McCourty. Or even Adrian Phillips and Ja'Whaun Bentley. According to Judon, he's stolen from all of them while matching a career high in sacks this se...

 2021-11-16 22:07 

The Boston Globe

Retail sales jumped in October in a third straight month of gains...

Retail sales jumped in October for the third straight month, the government said Tuesday, as Walmart and Home Depot both reported strong results for their latest quarters....

 2021-11-16 22:06 

The Boston Globe

Trump seeks continued block on sending White House files to Jan. 6 panel...

Political notebook...

 2021-11-16 22:05 

Boston 25 News

AP source: House to vote on censuring Gosar over video...

Republican Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona is facing censure in the House over a violent video he posted online...

 2021-11-16 22:03 

Boston 25 News

Bill Gates venture picks Wyoming city for sodium nuke plant...

A small city in the top U.S. coal-mining state of Wyoming will be home to a Bill Gates-backed experimental nuclear power project near a coal-fired power plant scheduled to close soon...

 2021-11-16 22:03 

Boston.com

Mass. reports 1,848 new COVID-19 cases, 24 new deaths...

The state also reported 599 hospitalized COVID-19 patients. Here's the data reported Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021. The post Mass. reports 1,848 new COVID-19 cases, 24 new deaths appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2021-11-16 22:02 

CBS Boston

Massachusetts Reports 1,848 New COVID Cases, 24 Additional Deaths...

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,848 new confirmed COVID cases and 24 additional deaths in the state on Tuesday....

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