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 2022-05-18 22:22 

Boston 25 News

Baby boom: Louisville Zoo announces birth of Hartmann’s mountain zebra...

The zebra's birth adds to a group of newborns at the Kentucky zoo....

 2022-05-18 22:21 

The Boston Globe

'I can picture the people who eat the food I grow.' Amid worldwide supply threats, local farmers keep feeding Greater Boston...

To many in the community farming movement, the answer is simple — and familiar. "Buy local, and support community supported agriculture,"...

 2022-05-18 22:19 

The Boston Globe

Biden invokes Defense Production Act for baby formula shortage...

President Biden on Wednesday invoked the Defense Production Act to speed production of infant formula and authorized flights to import supply from overseas...

 2022-05-18 22:18 

WCVB

Mass. doctor on what monkeypox is, how it spreads...

A Massachusetts resident has tested positive for monkeypox, health officials confirmed Wednesday, making it the first case of the rare virus detected in the U.S....

 2022-05-18 22:16 

Boston Herald

Eduardo Escobar showing signs of heating up; Brandon Nimmo dodges an injury...

Eduardo Escobar watched a Steven Matz changeup sail into the center of the zone on Tuesday at Citi Field. His bat remained frozen just above his shoulder. Escobar went 3- for-7 with a home run, an RBI and a walk across both games of Tuesday' s doubleh...

 2022-05-18 22:15 

Boston 25 News

Oops! Jubilant Eritrean cyclist out after wine cork hits eye...

An accident with a prosecco cork while celebrating his historic stage victory at the Giro d'Italia has forced Biniam Girmay to pull out of the race...

 2022-05-18 22:15 

WGGB

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Biden invokes Defense Production Act for formula shortage...

President Joe Biden has invoked the Defense Production Act to speed production of infant formula and has authorized flights to import supplies from overseas....

 2022-05-18 22:15 

Boston 25 News

Biden invokes Defense Production Act for formula shortage...

President Joe Biden has invoked the Defense Production Act to speed production of infant formula and has authorized flights to import supply from overseas...

 2022-05-18 22:15 

Boston 25 News

EXPLAINER: Why is Wall Street close to a bear market?...

The bears are rumbling toward Wall Street...

 2022-05-18 22:15 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

Getting Answers: ways for renters to address mold concerns...

Linda Fortune is a 75-year-old woman who lives in the senior living apartment complex, Michael's House, in Northampton. She told Western Mass News she has been dealing with mold in her apartment for months....

 2022-05-18 22:15 

Gloucester Times

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Council KOs 2nd round of zoning changes...

Despite pleas by some to pass zoning amendments meant to spur more housing in America's oldest seaport, Gloucester's City Council defeated a second round of zoning ordinance amendments after a lengthy public hearing Tuesday night....

 2022-05-18 22:12 

Advisor Perspectives

Margin Debt: Down 3.3% in April...

FINRA has released new data for margin debt, now available through April. The latest debt level is down 3.3% month-over-month....

 2022-05-18 22:10 

Boston 25 News

INDY DAY 2: Chips, dip and paper boats on washout day...

Rain washed out all activity on Day 2 of preparations for the Indianapolis 500...

 2022-05-18 22:10 

Boston 25 News

US case of monkeypox reported in Massachusetts man...

Massachusetts has reported a case of monkeypox in a man who recently traveled to Canada...

 2022-05-18 22:09 

WCVB

New England company known for handmade baskets closing after 168 years...

The Peterboro Basket Company, which has been in business since 1854, plans to produce its last basket later this year....

 2022-05-18 22:07 

Boston.com

Rare case of monkeypox reported in Massachusetts...

Massachusetts has reported a case of monkeypox in a man who recently traveled to Canada The post Rare case of monkeypox reported in Massachusetts appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-05-18 22:07 

The Boston Globe

Fidelity's on a hiring boom. Abby Johnson talks about why....

The CEO spoke Tuesday night to Chamber of Commerce about hiring surge, return-to-office, and crypto....

 2022-05-18 22:06 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

Students invent edible tortilla tape to hold food inside wraps...

The days of mess-free wraps and burritos could be coming in the not-too-distant future....

 2022-05-18 22:06 

WCVB

Boston doctor provides latest on new omicron subvariant of COVID-19...

Dr. Daniel Kuritzkes, of Brigham and Women's, also discusses a case of monkeypox in Massachusetts, the country's first confirmed case this year....

 2022-05-18 22:05 

The Boston Globe

US gun production triples since 2000, fueled by handgun purchases...

WASHINGTON — The United States is in the middle of a great gun-buying boom that shows no sign of letting up as the annual number of firearms manufactured has nearly tripled since 2000 and spiked sharply in the past three years, according to the firs...

 2022-05-18 22:03 

Boston Herald

Ticker: 'Borat' drops suit over pot billboard; Ringling Bros. announces comeback tour, no animals...

Actor Sacha Baron Cohen has dropped his lawsuit against a Massachusetts cannabis dispensary that used an image of his character Borat on a billboard without his permission....

 2022-05-18 22:02 

The Boston Globe

Head of Mass. Taxpayers Foundation to step down at year's end...

After seven years, Eileen McAnneny will depart Mass. Taxpayers Foundation at end of 2022....

 2022-05-18 22:00 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

Town by Town: May 18...

Town by Town takes us to Agawam, Springfield, and Chicopee....

 2022-05-18 22:00 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

Questions remain following arrest of Holyoke city councilor...

Many questions surround the arrest of a Holyoke city councilor and national guard member who faces child pornography and fugitive from justice charges....

 2022-05-18 21:59 

The Conversation AU

Climate change is killing trees in Queensland's tropical rainforests...

Alexander Schenkin , Author provided In recent years, the Great Barrier Reef off Australia's northeast coast has seen multiple events of mass coral bleaching as human-caused global warming has driven sustained high temperatures in the ocean. Alongside...

 2022-05-18 21:59 

WCVB

Massachusetts country club appoints first female GM in its storied history...

Kristen LaCount is now leading The Country Club in Brookline as it prepares to host the 2022 U.S. Open Championship next month....

 2022-05-18 21:58 

WHDH

7 dolphins stranded on Wellfleet beach brought to safety...

Rescuers rushed to save seven dolphins stranded in Wellfleet. The International Fund for Animal Welfare responded to the scene around 8 a.m. and placed the......

 2022-05-18 21:58 

Boston Herald

US sues casino mogul Steve Wynn over relationship with China...

"Steve Wynn has never acted as an agent of the Chinese government and had no obligation to register under the Foreign Agents Registration Act," said a statement from attorneys Reid Weingarten and Brian Heberlig....

 2022-05-18 21:57 

WCVB

Mass. expected to see hotter-than-normal summer, climate expert predicts...

Nine of the last 12 summers in Boston have been warmer than normal and the climate expert says signs are pointing in that direction again....

 2022-05-18 21:55 

Boston 25 News

EXPLAINER: US Soccer's equal pay play and what it means...

U.S. Soccer's agreement with its men's and women's national teams for equal pay has its roots in the past while it looks toward the future...

 2022-05-18 21:54 

Boston 25 News

Snake rescued by Georgia animal control after being stuck in glue trap...

Once the glue was removed, the snake was released back into the wild....

 2022-05-18 21:54 

Boston Herald

Healey for Governor team hires self-described undocumented political director...

"It should come as no surprise, given the fact that Maura Healey has a long history of picking and choosing which laws she believes are necessary to enforce and those she believes can be disregarded."...

 2022-05-18 21:53 

The Boston Globe

Roommate: Church shooting suspect voiced criticism of Taiwan...

SANTA ANA, Calif. — The man accused of opening fire on a Southern California church congregation of mainly elderly people because of his political hatred for Taiwan recently spoke about his contempt for the island at home, his roommate said....

 2022-05-18 21:51 

The Boston Globe

$121.5m settlement in New Mexico clergy sex abuse scandal...

To resolve a bankruptcy case in New Mexico that resulted from a clergy sex abuse scandal, one of the United States' oldest Catholic dioceses announced a tentative settlement agreement Tuesday. As the deal stands now, the settlement amount would be mor...

 2022-05-18 21:50 

Boston 25 News

Ashley Biden positive for COVID-19, skips Latin America trip...

The White House says Ashley Biden, the daughter of President Joe Biden and Jill Biden, has COVID-19 and will no longer accompany her mother to Latin America trip...

 2022-05-18 21:50 

WCVB

Man speaks out after running into traffic to stop 7-year-old driver: 'I saw someone that needed help'...

Police in Ohio responded to a wrong-way crash after a 7-year-old took his parents' SUV while they were sleeping....

 2022-05-18 21:49 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

Police: Husband, daughter charged with abuse, neglect in death of elderly family member...

Authorities in Alabama are investigating an incident where a woman was found dead while living in poor conditions....

 2022-05-18 21:48 

WHDH

Elton John doc 'Goodbye Yellow Brick Road' lands at Disney...

Sir Elton John is preparing to say goodbye in fabulous splendor, with the help of a documentary crew and the Walt Disney Co. Disney Original......

 2022-05-18 21:47 

Boston 25 News

Rescuers save seven dolphins stranded off Cape Cod...

Seven dolphins were released into deeper water after getting stranded off the coast of Cape Cod....

 2022-05-18 21:47 

The Boston Globe

Helen Mirren, Harrison Ford go west for 'Yellowstone' origin series...
 2022-05-18 21:46 

The Boston Globe

State health officials confirm rare case of monkeypox in Massachusetts...

Massachusetts public health officials on Wednesday said a man who recently traveled to Canada has a confirmed case of monkeypox, the first case of the rare viral disease to be officially identified in the United States this year....

 2022-05-18 21:45 

Boston 25 News

Dustin Johnson looking to get back on track at PGA...

Jordan Spieth is going for the final leg of the career Grand Slam at the PGA Championship...

 2022-05-18 21:45 

Boston Herald

Boston Schools announces $17M contract with local food business...

Boston Public Schools is entering into a $17 million contract with a local business with an eye on providing better food for students....

 2022-05-18 21:45 

Boston 25 News

A third of US should be considering masks, officials say...

COVID-19 cases are increasing in the United States — and could get even worse over the coming months, federal health officials warned in urging areas hardest hit to consider reissuing calls for indoor masking...

 2022-05-18 21:45 

Boston 25 News

Court: Some rail rate talks allowed in price-fixing suits...

A federal appeals court has ruled that details of some of the conversations between the nation's four largest railroads about their rates can now be included in lawsuits challenging billions of dollars they charged their customers...

 2022-05-18 21:45 

WHDH

Jill Biden, Selena Gomez lead talk on youth mental health...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Selena Gomez joined first lady Jill Biden and U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy at the White House on Wednesday for a conversation......

 2022-05-18 21:43 

Boston Herald

Celtics' Smart upgraded to probable, with Heat's Lowry still out, as pandemic, protocols remain series factors...

The specter COVID and illness continues to be a factor in the Eastern Conference finals series between the Miami Heat and the Boston Celtics. A day after the Celtics big man Al Horford entered the NBA' s heath-and-safety protocols, Boston coach Ime Ud...

 2022-05-18 21:40 

Boston 25 News

Hiura's HR in 11th gives Brewers 7-6 victory over Braves...

Keston Hiura hit a two-run, winning homer off Jesse Chavez in the 11th inning as the Milwaukee Brewers rallied from a four-run deficit to beat the Atlanta Braves 7-6...

 2022-05-18 21:38 

Boston 25 News

What is monkeypox and what are the symptoms?...

Monkeypox is a rare disease related to smallpox and was discovered in 1958....

 2022-05-18 21:34 

The Boston Globe

Should Massachusetts raise MCAS graduation requirements?...

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

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