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 2022-01-25 14:57 

Advisor Perspectives

November S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index: National Index up 18.8% YoY...

With this morning's release of the November S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, we learned that seasonally adjusted home prices for the benchmark 20-city index saw a 1.18% increase month over month which is cut to 0.74% with inflation adjustment. The n...

 2022-01-25 14:55 

Boston 25 News

2008 Beijing Olympics vs. 2022: No lofty promises this time...

The 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics open in just over a week...

 2022-01-25 14:54 

WHDH

Authorities identify 6 found dead at Milwaukee duplex...

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Six people found dead with gunshot wounds in a Milwaukee duplex have been identified while police continue Tuesday to look for the......

 2022-01-25 14:53 

WHDH

Arlington police issue warning after skaters fall through ice-covered pond...

Police in Arlington are urging residents to avoid skating on frozen ponds after several people fell through the ice over the weekend. Emergency crews responding......

 2022-01-25 14:52 

The Boston Globe

Home prices reach record high in new year...

Consumers who resolved to buy a home in 2022 may have been dreaming of a reprieve from ever-climbing home prices, but so far, those dreams aren't coming true. A new report from Redfin real estate brokerage found that median home sales prices reached a...

 2022-01-25 14:52 

Boston Herald

Shannon Liss-Riordan launching bid for attorney general...

Shannon Liss-Riordan, a labor attorney and former U.S. Senate candidate, will announce she's running for attorney general at noon at the Ironworkers Local 7 hall in South Boston when the union also plans to endorse her candidacy, according to her camp...

 2022-01-25 14:51 

WCVB

Witness testimony begins in trial for cops accused of violating George Floyd's civil rights...

During Monday's opening arguments, prosecutors said they will show that the officers stood by as Chauvin "slowly killed George Floyd right in front of them."...

 2022-01-25 14:50 

Boston 25 News

Stranded drivers freed in Istanbul, Athens after snowtorm...

Rescue crews in Istanbul and Athens have cleared roads that came to a standstill after a massive cold front and snow storms hit much of Turkey and Greece...

 2022-01-25 14:49 

WHDH

Damon Albarn apologizes for saying Taylor Swift doesn't write her own songs...

(CNN) — British musician Damon Albarn has apologized "unreservedly and unconditionally" to American singer Taylor Swift after claiming she didn't write her own songs. Albarn, best known as the......

 2022-01-25 14:46 

WHDH

Starbucks launching energy drink...

(CNN) — Starbucks is giving customers new ways to perk up: a line of energy drinks called Starbucks Baya Energy and a bunch of fresh flavors in......

 2022-01-25 14:45 

Boston 25 News

Rare eagle seen in Maine, wowing birders, might stay a bit...

A rare species of eagle that has thrilled bird lovers and baffled scientists since arriving in Maine last month might not be in a hurry to leave...

 2022-01-25 14:44 

The Boston Globe

Take me seriously when I say that I make the best chicken soup I know...

Everyone boasts about their nourishing pot of broth; many aren't worthy of the brag, but mine is....

 2022-01-25 14:42 

Boston.com

Workers' rights lawyer Shannon Liss-Riordan, a 2020 Markey challenger, enters race for AG...

Liss-Riordan planned a campaign launch at Iron Workers Local 7 Hall in Boston on Tuesday. The post Workers' rights lawyer Shannon Liss-Riordan, a 2020 Markey challenger, enters race for AG appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-01-25 14:42 

Gloucester Times

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Workers' rights lawyer enters race for attorney general...

BOSTON (AP) — Workers' rights lawyer Shannon Liss-Riordan announced Tuesday that she will run for Massachusetts attorney general....

 2022-01-25 14:41 

CBS Boston

Wild Crash Caught On Marshfield Home Security Camera...

A home surveillance camera captured a wild Marshfield crash that happened in the middle of the night....

 2022-01-25 14:40 

Boston 25 News

Pfizer opens study of COVID shots updated to match omicron...

Pfizer has begun a study comparing its original COVID-19 vaccine with doses specially tweaked to match the omicron variant...

 2022-01-25 14:38 

WCVB

MassDOT launching plan to turn Route 128 into a power plant...

A pilot program along a busy stretch of the highway is expected to generate enough solar power for 120 homes....

 2022-01-25 14:35 

The Boston Globe

Fire damages Brookline home, one firefighter injured...

Brookline Fire Department was dispatched to 89 Woodland Road at 3:07 a.m. to a fire in a 2-story, vacant home, said Chief of Operations Colin O'Connell....

 2022-01-25 14:35 

CBS Boston

Tuukka Rask Is 'Not Where He Needs To Be' For Bruins...

It's early in the Tuukka Rask 2.0 Era for the Boston Bruins, but the results have been discouraging thus far....

 2022-01-25 14:34 

Advisor Perspectives

FHFA House Price Index: Up Another 1.1% in November...

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has released its U.S. House Price Index (HPI) for November. U.S. house prices were up 1.1 percent on a seasonally adjusted nominal basis from the previous month. Year-over-year the index is up 17.6% on a non-seaso...

 2022-01-25 14:30 

Boston 25 News

Michigan OKs $824M in incentives for GM's EV, battery plants...

Michigan's economic development board has approved $824 million in incentives and assistance for General Motors Co. to put electric vehicle and battery plants in its home state, adding as many as 4,000 jobs...

 2022-01-25 14:29 

Boston 25 News

SAT going digital in shifting college admissions landscape...

The SAT exam will move from paper and pencil to a digital format, administrators announced Tuesday, saying the shift will boost its relevancy as more colleges make standardized tests optional for admission....

 2022-01-25 14:27 

CBS Boston

Tom Brady Says Family Will Help Make Decision On His Future: 'It's Not Always What I Want'...

Tom Brady will eventually make a decision about his future. Though it's not just his decision to make anymore....

 2022-01-25 14:26 

The Boston Globe

Recipe: Her chicken soup has a secret ingredient: lots of chicken...

Recipe for My Chicken Soup from the Food section of The Boston Globe....

 2022-01-25 14:24 

The Boston Globe

We're doing the best we can at restaurants, but it isn't enough. We need help....

Many of us in the restaurant industry have pushed ourselves to the limit to stay afloat, with the help of customers. It's time for the government to step up....

 2022-01-25 14:24 

The Boston Globe

Ukraine urges calm, saying Russian invasion not imminent...

Russia has denied it is planning an assault, but it has massed an estimated 100,000 troops near Ukraine in recent weeks, leading the United States and its NATO allies to rush to prepare for a possible war....

 2022-01-25 14:22 

Gloucester Times

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Corrections...

The Gloucester Daily Times aims to be accurate. If you are aware of a factual error in a story, please call Times Editor David Olson at 978-338-2531....

 2022-01-25 14:19 

Advisor Perspectives

Weekly Gasoline Prices: WTIC Down 1.8%...

As of January 24, the price of Regular and Premium were up two and one cent(s) each, respectively, from the previous week. According to GasBuddy.com, California has the highest average price for Regular at $4.63 and Mississippi has the cheapest at $2.95. ...

 2022-01-25 14:17 

Boston.com

Bill Owens, first Black state senator in Massachusetts, dies at 84...

"No one was better positioned to lead than Bill Owens," said Sen. Ed Markey, who considered him a mentor. The post Bill Owens, first Black state senator in Massachusetts, dies at 84 appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-01-25 14:16 

The Boston Globe

Recipes: 4 international egg dishes great for breakfast or dinner...

For a delicious meal any time of day try Milk Street's take on shakshuka with spinach and leeks, Persian eggs with spiced beef, curry-braised eggs, and a twist on a spicy Italian dish....

 2022-01-25 14:12 

The Boston Globe

Downing Street lockdown parties will be investigated by police, raising stakes for Boris Johnson...

London's Metropolitan Police announced Tuesday a criminal investigation into parties allegedly held at the prime minister's office and residence at 10 Downing Street during Britain's coronavirus lockdowns, a development sure to raise the press...

 2022-01-25 14:11 

WCVB

Arrest made in deadly shooting near Massachusetts beach...

Andre Tripp, 33, was arrested Monday evening at his Beach Street residence after a warrant was obtained....

 2022-01-25 14:10 

Boston 25 News

Ex-NSO chairman says departure unrelated to company turmoil...

The former chairman of the Israeli spyware maker NSO Group says he has left the firm...

 2022-01-25 14:07 

Boston.com

David Epstein: A significant storm could develop along the coastline this weekend...

"This far in advance, I would say the odds favor a significant storm starting this weekend." The post David Epstein: A significant storm could develop along the coastline this weekend appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-01-25 14:06 

CBS Boston

Amy Schneider Surpasses Matt Amodio's 38-Game Win Record On 'Jeopardy!'...

Reigning "Jeopardy!" champ Amy Schneider has passed another milestone on the show....

 2022-01-25 14:00 

Boston 25 News

Biden caught on hot mic swearing at Fox News reporter...

President Joe Biden has called a Fox News reporter a vulgarity after the reporter asked him a question about inflation...

 2022-01-25 14:00 

Boston 25 News

Prescription drugs, medical devices boost J&J in Q4...

Growing prescription drug and medical device sales nudged Johnson & Johnson past fourth-quarter earnings expectations, and the health care giant's COVID-19 vaccine gained momentum as well...

 2022-01-25 13:52 

WCVB

Pfizer and BioNTech start clinical trial for omicron-specific COVID-19 vaccine...

"In the wake of omicron, we are proactively investigating and manufacturing at risk an 0micron-based vaccine should it be needed," a spokesperson for Pfizer said....

 2022-01-25 13:49 

The Boston Globe

College Board announces SAT going digital, standardized test culture shifting...

The SAT exam will move from paper and pencil to a digital format, administrators announced Tuesday, saying the shift will boost its relevancy as more colleges make standardized tests optional for admission....

 2022-01-25 13:45 

Boston 25 News

Czech virus hospitalizations rise amid record omicron surge...

The number of COVID-19 patients in the Czech Republic has begun to grow amid a record surge of infections driven by the highly contagious omicron variant...

 2022-01-25 13:45 

WCVB

Video: Storm may being heavy snow, coastal flooding...

Tracking a significant storm potential that could bring heavy snow to Massachusetts....

 2022-01-25 13:42 

Boston.com

Why is North Korea suddenly launching so many missiles?...

Kim Jong Un has launched six ballistic missiles in four weapons tests since Jan. 5. The post Why is North Korea suddenly launching so many missiles? appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-01-25 13:39 

The Boston Globe

GE misses sales expectations in setback for Larry Culp's turnaround...

General Electric missed Wall Street's sales expectations for the fourth quarter as it grappled with worsening supply chain pressures and effects of the Omicron variant....

 2022-01-25 13:39 

The Boston Globe

College Board announces SAT going digital, standardized test culture shifting...

The SAT exam will move from paper and pencil to a digital format, administrators announced Tuesday, saying the shift will boost its relevancy as more colleges make standardized tests optional for admission....

 2022-01-25 13:37 

Boston.com

'In the end, you're treated like a spy,' says MIT scientist...

"I can't calculate the loss." The post 'In the end, you're treated like a spy,' says MIT scientist appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-01-25 13:35 

Boston 25 News

Ahead of Olympics, abrupt lockdowns loom over Beijing life...

Beijing residents are coping with abrupt local lockdowns and sweeping COVID-19 testing requirements as the Chinese capital seeks to prevent a coronavirus outbreak ahead of the opening of the Winter Olympics in less than two weeks...

 2022-01-25 13:34 

The Boston Globe

Watch live: Mayor Wu to give affordable housing update...

Mayor Michelle Wu is scheduled to speak Tuesday about affordable housing. Watch live here at 10 a.m....

 2022-01-25 13:30 

Boston 25 News

UAE sheikhdom to allow gaming as Wynn Resorts plans project...

One of the seven sheikhdoms in the United Arab Emirates says it will allow "gaming" while announcing a multibillion-dollar deal with casino giant Wynn Resorts...

 2022-01-25 13:30 

Boston 25 News

Bulgaria, North Macedonia meet to boost ties, ease strains...

The governments of Bulgaria and North Macedonia have held a joint session to improve relations...

 2022-01-25 13:30 

The Boston Globe

95 percent of Providence city employees are at least partially vaccinated...

The vast majority of city agencies, including the fire department, are reporting 100 percent vaccine compliance. But there are six departments, including the police, where the vaccine rate is below 90 percent....

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