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 2022-05-17 19:24 

Boston Herald

Musk: Doubts on spam bots could scuttle Twitter deal...

In a tweet Tuesday, Elon Musk said that "20% fake/spam accounts, while 4 times what Twitter claims, could be much higher. My offer was based on Twitter's SEC filings being accurate."...

 2022-05-17 19:22 

The Boston Globe

Mail suspended for some northern Mainers due to potholes...

Residents of a town in far northern Maine are experiencing trouble with mail delivery that officials blame on roads full of potholes....

 2022-05-17 19:20 

WGGB

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Pandemic wedding blues: Fewer US couples said ‘I do’ in 2020...

Far fewer Americans said "I do" during the first year of the pandemic when wedding plans were upended, a new report finds....

 2022-05-17 19:15 

WGGB

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New York donors give $1M to 3 Tulsa Race Massacre survivors...

The three known living survivors of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre are receiving a $1 million donation from a New York philanthropic organization....

 2022-05-17 19:12 

WCVB

US households can get 8 more free COVID-19 tests through government website...

Here's how to order eight more free COVID tests....

 2022-05-17 19:10 

Boston 25 News

Memorial Day 2022: Quotes about patriotism, freedom...

Check out these quotes about patriotism and freedom....

 2022-05-17 19:09 

The Boston Globe

Keeping up with the Crawleys in 'Downton Abbey: A New Era'...

The long-anticipated second movie sequel to Julian Fellowes Emmy-Award-winning period drama will satisfy adoring fans....

 2022-05-17 19:07 

The Conversation AU

Air of compromise: NZ's Emissions Reduction Plan reveals a climate budget that's long on planning, short on strategy...

Getty Images Until now, the government's approach to climate action has largely been about getting the policy architecture right. This work is vital, but it's more about rearranging possible futures, less about emissions reductions in the near ter...

 2022-05-17 19:07 

WGGB

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‘Inflation is a big concern’: Economics professor shares recession concerns...

Prices are going up on almost everything these days, and financial experts believe the U.S. could be on the brink of a recession....

 2022-05-17 19:04 

Boston Herald

From meeting Dan Marino to learning playbook, QB Skylar Thompson details Dolphins rookie minicamp...

Miami Dolphins quarterback Skylar Thompson hadn' t met Tua Tagovailoa, Tyreek Hill or Jaylen Waddle upon completion of his first rookie minicamp practice Friday, but he did have a quick interaction with a Dolphins legend. "It was just a welcome, g...

 2022-05-17 19:04 

Boston Herald

Charlie Baker cancels events, tests negative for COVID-19...

"Governor Baker is not feeling well and will not be attending public events in person today. The Governor is attending meetings virtually today and has tested negative for COVID-19," a spokesperson told the Herald....

 2022-05-17 19:04 

Boston Herald

Dolphins OTA Observations (Week 1): Tua throws a dime to Preston Williams...

Mike McDaniel and his coaching staff seem to be setting the tone for the type of team they want the Miami Dolphins to become during the team' s first Organized Team Activity session open to the media was far more physical than expected. With Chase Edm...

 2022-05-17 19:03 

Christian Science Monitor

Biden's bid to boost Somalia...

The East African country's democratic progress deserves U.S. assistance to fend off jihadist violence and sets a model for the region....

 2022-05-17 19:01 

Boston Herald

Boston Police seek suspect in downtown Boston rape...

Boston police are searching for a 33-year-old Lawrence man they suspect of rape in the Harrison Avenue area downtown....

 2022-05-17 19:00 

The Boston Globe

New York donors give $1M to 3 Tulsa Race Massacre survivors...

The three known living survivors of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre are receiving a $1 million donation from a New York philanthropic organization....

 2022-05-17 18:59 

The Conversation

Zinc is a metal essential to life scientists have discovered a protein that helps keep cells alive when zinc levels are low...

A protein called ZNG1 helps cells make use of zinc when stores of this essential nutrient are running low. bagi1998/E+ via Getty Images All living things, including people, need zinc in their diets. Getting too little of this essential metal can impair gr...

 2022-05-17 18:56 

The Boston Globe

Town of Narragansett will give free beach access to members of Native American tribe it is named after...

"Every place you walk, you are on native land," Cassius Spears Jr., a Narragansett Indian Tribe leader, told members of the town council at Monday night's meeting. "Giving this one ability to walk onto the beach without a barrier of paymen...

 2022-05-17 18:56 

Boston 25 News

Memorial Day 2022: Quotes about patriotism, freedom...

Check out these quotes about patriotism and freedom....

 2022-05-17 18:55 

Boston 25 News

Suspect charged in deadly California church shooting...

Prosecutors have charged the suspect in the California church shooting with one count of first-degree murder and five counts of attempted murder...

 2022-05-17 18:50 

Boston 25 News

Cannes Film Festival opens with Zelenskyy video address...

After a canceled 2020 edition and a scaled back gathering last year, the Cannes Film Festival kicked off Tuesday which what organizers hope will be a fully resuscitated French Riviera spectacular...

 2022-05-17 18:50 

Boston 25 News

Here’s what some veterans think about Memorial Day...

How do some of the more than 21 million U.S. veterans view Memorial Day?...

 2022-05-17 18:49 

CBS Boston

Bemis fire in New Hampshire's Crawford Notch, White Mountain forest is 45% contained...

There are 58 firefighters battling the blaze....

 2022-05-17 18:47 

The Boston Globe

New winger Dylan Borrero is ready to get started with Revolution...

Borrero, 20, a transfer from Atletico Mineiro in Brazil, will be available for the team's game at FC Cincinnati Saturday....

 2022-05-17 18:45 

Boston 25 News

McIlroy chasing elusive 5th major title at PGA 8 years later...

Rory McIlroy was 25 years old when he hoisted the Wanamaker Trophy over his head and looked primed for a run at the PGA record books...

 2022-05-17 18:42 

WCVB

Prostate cancer screening is better than originally thought, especially for Black men, study says...

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men, behind lung cancer, according to the American Cancer Society....

 2022-05-17 18:40 

WGGB

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Police investigating afternoon shooting on Locust Street in Springfield...

Authorities are investigating an afternoon shooting in Springfield....

 2022-05-17 18:40 

Boston 25 News

Judge suspends Michigan's dormant 1931 abortion ban...

A judge has suspended Michigan's dormant ban on abortion, saying it likely violates the state constitution...

 2022-05-17 18:40 

WCVB

FAA to let United resume using Boeing 777 jets grounded in 2021 after engine failure...

The planes were grounded in February 2021 after a Hawaii-bound plane suffered an engine failure shortly after takeoff and rained parts over the Denver area....

 2022-05-17 18:36 

Boston 25 News

Mississippi mother charged with murder after allegedly throwing infant daughter onto a roadway...

"The act was very deliberate and intentional,...

 2022-05-17 18:36 

Boston 25 News

Thousands of dollars worth of lumber stolen in broad daylight...

The business said it is hit multiple times a week by thieves....

 2022-05-17 18:35 

CBS Boston

Edwin Fantauzzi identified as suspect in reported Downtown Boston rape...

Edwin Fantauzzi, a 33-year-old Lawrence man, has been identified as a suspect in a reported Downtown Boston rape over the weekend....

 2022-05-17 18:35 

Boston 25 News

Peru requests extradition of Italian captain over oil spill...

Peruvian prosecutors say they have requested the extradition of the Italian captain of a vessel as part of their investigation into the spill of thousands of barrels of oil off the coast of Peru...

 2022-05-17 18:35 

WGGB

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Judge suspends Michigan’s dormant 1931 abortion ban...

A judge has suspended Michigan's dormant ban on abortion, saying it likely violates the state constitution....

 2022-05-17 18:34 

The Boston Globe

Judge suspends Michigan's dormant 1931 abortion ban...

"After 50 years of legal abortion in Michigan, there can be no doubt but that the right of personal autonomy and bodily integrity enjoyed by our citizens includes the right of a woman, in consultation with her physician, to terminate a pregnancy,"...

 2022-05-17 18:32 

The Boston Globe

US deaths from COVID-19 hit 1 million, according to Johns Hopkins...

The US death toll from COVID-19 hit 1 million on Tuesday, according to Johns Hopkins University, a once-unimaginable figure that only hints at the multitudes of loved ones and friends staggered by grief and frustration....

 2022-05-17 18:30 

Boston 25 News

WHO: 2nd COVID booster for most vulnerable offers benefits...

An expert group convened by the World Health Organization says there may be some benefit to giving a second booster dose of coronavirus vaccine to the most vulnerable people amid the continuing global spread of omicron and its subvariants...

 2022-05-17 18:28 

WCVB

Resources for parents contending with baby formula shortage...

Federal health officials and the American Academy of Pediatrics share these tips and hotlines for parents looking for formula to feed their babies....

 2022-05-17 18:25 

Boston.com

Mayor Wu: No plans right now to bring back mask mandate amid increase in COVID-19 cases...

"We're watching the numbers very carefully." The post Mayor Wu: No plans right now to bring back mask mandate amid increase in COVID-19 cases appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-05-17 18:25 

Boston 25 News

Girlfriend: Man accused in Dallas attack had Asian delusions...

The girlfriend of a man arrested in Dallas in a shooting that wounded three women in a Koreatown hair salon told police he had been admitted to health facilities because he was having delusions about Asian Americans...

 2022-05-17 18:25 

The Boston Globe

Charts: COVID-19 has killed 1 million people in the US. See how the virus has affected each state....

Explore the data to see the deadly toll COVID-19 has taken on the US since the virus first emerged....

 2022-05-17 18:23 

Boston.com

Vince Wilfork voted into Patriots Hall of Fame...

Wilfork, the team's 32nd inductee, was voted in by fans. The post Vince Wilfork voted into Patriots Hall of Fame appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-05-17 18:20 

Boston Herald

The Patriots' hype train is rolling for young LB Cameron McGrone...

The Patriots coaches and front office sound especially excited about one linebacker....

 2022-05-17 18:18 

Boston 25 News

Recent Babson College grad building a library in her native Ghana...

A recent Babson College graduate is helping change lives half a world away, thanks to a school project....

 2022-05-17 18:18 

Boston Herald

NBA point guard Rajon Rondo allegedly waved gun at mother of his children...

The mother of Rajon Rondo' s children has been granted an emergency protective order after he allegedly pulled a gun on her and threatened to kill her. Ashley Bachelor, the NBA point guard' s 36- year-old ex-girlfriend, claims that Rondo was playi...

 2022-05-17 18:18 

The Boston Globe

Arrest warrant issued for suspect in rape in downtown Boston...

Boston police on Tuesday obtained warrants for a suspect in a rape that occurred Saturday morning in the downtown area....

 2022-05-17 18:18 

WCVB

Police seeking rape, assault suspect after downtown Boston attack...

Boston police are asking for the public's help in location a man wanted on rape and assault charges....

 2022-05-17 18:16 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

‘A story to really sink your teeth into’: Snorkeler finds $2,000 dentures lost in Gulf of Mexico...

After a vacationing Wisconsin man lost his dentures in the Gulf of Mexico, another man on vacation found them while snorkeling....

 2022-05-17 18:15 

Boston 25 News

Greek leader tells Congress democracy is tested by Russia...

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis told the U.S. Congress their shared belief in "democracy over authoritarianism"; is being tested with Russia's invasion of Ukraine...

 2022-05-17 18:13 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

House Democrats propose $28 million bill to address baby formula shortage...

The funding would increase FDA staffing focused on the formula shortage to boost inspections, prevent fraudulent products from getting onto store shelves and acquire better data on the marketplace, lawmakers said....

 2022-05-17 18:11 

The Boston Globe

Four people rescued from life raft after their boat sank off coast of Provincetown...

Four people were rescued by a Good Samaritan after their boat sank off the coast of Provincetown Tuesday morning....

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