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 2022-05-25 16:40 

Boston 25 News

Will Congress act on guns after Sandy Hook, Buffalo, Uvalde?...

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer has quickly set in motion a pair of firearms background check bills in response to the school massacre in Texas...

 2022-05-25 16:36 

WHDH

Parents waited late into the night for dead children to be identified after Texas elementary school massacre...

(CNN) — Just two days before students were to begin summer break, a lone gunman entered a Texas elementary school classroom and opened fire, killing 19......

 2022-05-25 16:35 

Boston 25 News

Pfizer to offer low-cost medicines, vaccines to poor nations...

Pfizer says it will provide nearly two dozen products at not-for-profit prices in some of the world's poorest countries...

 2022-05-25 16:35 

Boston 25 News

Oz, McCormick race heads toward recount in Pa Senate primary...

Pennsylvania's top election official is expected to certify that the margin between the top two candidates in last week's Republican primary for U.S. Senate was tight enough to trigger a recount...

 2022-05-25 16:34 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

Oz, McCormick race heads toward recount in Pa. Senate primary...

Celebrity heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz, who is endorsed by former President Donald Trump, led former hedge fund CEO David McCormick by 912 votes, or 0.06 percentage points....

 2022-05-25 16:32 

The Boston Globe

AGAIN...

Perhaps every workplace needs to have active shooter drills. Every adult in this country should need to decide how they stay alive if they can't get out of their cubicle....

 2022-05-25 16:31 

The Boston Globe

Rhode Island governor urges support on gun laws...

Too many lives have been tragically cut short by senseless gun violence across our nation we cannot allow this to continue," McKee said...

 2022-05-25 16:30 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

2nd shipment of baby formula headed to US from Germany...

The second shipment of baby formula from Germany is heading to the United States....

 2022-05-25 16:30 

Boston 25 News

Davos updates | EU, Ukraine officials: Halt Russian energy...

Both Ukrainian and European Union officials have pointed out how Europe is sending massive amounts of funding to Ukraine amid Russia's invasion, while still fueling Vladimir Putin's war machine by buying Moscow's oil and and natural gas...

 2022-05-25 16:29 

Boston 25 News

A chihuahua and pig duo from Arizona animal rescue find a new home together...

Timon and Pumbaa are similar to characters from the popular movie, the Lion King....

 2022-05-25 16:29 

WCVB

Can the deadly mass shooting at a Texas elementary school break the legislative stalemate in Congress?...

The failure of a firearms background check bill after 20 kindergartners were shot and killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School almost a decade ago signaled the end of gun violence legislation in Washington....

 2022-05-25 16:28 

Boston 25 News

How to talk to your child about a traumatic event like a school shooting...

Parents should be prepared to talk and, most importantly, listen to their children after a tragedy....

 2022-05-25 16:26 

WHDH

'Complete evil': Texas gunman kills 19 children, 2 teachers...

UVALDE, Texas (AP) — The 18-year-old gunman who slaughtered 19 children and two teachers at a Texas elementary school barricaded himself inside a single classroom......

 2022-05-25 16:26 

WCVB

Charge dropped against man who heckled DA during press conference...

"This was core political speech, and a citizen is going to be facing jail time for engaging in political speech?" a defense attorney argued....

 2022-05-25 16:25 

Boston 25 News

Kansas City Fed President Esther George announces retirement...

Esther George, the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, will retire in January, as required by the Fed's mandatory retirement rules...

 2022-05-25 16:24 

Boston.com

Here's how to help those affected by the Uvalde school shooting...

Within hours, verified fundraising pages were created and health facilities issued appeals for blood donations to send to nearby hospitals. The post Here's how to help those affected by the Uvalde school shooting appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-05-25 16:24 

Computerworld

Windows 10 Insider Previews: A guide to the builds...

Microsoft never sleeps. In addition to its steady releases of major and minor updates to the current version of Windows 10 , the company frequently rolls out public preview builds to members of its Windows Insider Program , allowing them to test out &mdas...

 2022-05-25 16:20 

Boston 25 News

FDA chief: COVID, mail mix-up delayed action on baby formula...

The head of the Food and Drug Administration is testifying about a series of setbacks that led to a months-long delay in inspecting the plant at the center of a nationwide baby formula shortage...

 2022-05-25 16:19 

Boston 25 News

Suffolk County DA says police found ‘ghost gun mill’ inside Dorchester home...

More than two dozen firearm parts and accessories that can be used to build so-called 'ghost guns' were confiscated earlier this week after police arrested a Boston man when they conducted a search of his property....

 2022-05-25 16:19 

WCVB

Charge dropped against man who heckled DA...

Joao DePina was charged with intimidation of a witness from an incident in November, during which he shouted and interrupted Rollins during an update about Boston Police Department officers who were shot during a standoff....

 2022-05-25 16:15 

Boston 25 News

Depp retakes witness stand in libel suit against Heard...

Johnny Depp was back on the witness stand Wednesday in his libel suit against ex-wife Amber Heard...

 2022-05-25 16:15 

Boston 25 News

Desperation becomes sorrow after elementary school shooting...

Desperation turned to heart-wrenching sorrow for families of grade schoolers killed after an 18-year-old gunman barricaded himself in their Texas classroom and began shooting, killing at least 19 fourth-graders and their two teachers...

 2022-05-25 16:15 

Boston 25 News

Fire damages Wyoming abortion clinic ahead of June opening...

A fire in Wyoming has damaged a building that was being renovated to house a new abortion clinic in the conservative state where opposition to abortion is widespread...

 2022-05-25 16:15 

WCVB

Schools in Mass. increase security after Texas shooting...

Several Massachusetts communities have increased the police presence at their schools after a shooting at a Texas elementary school left 21 dead including 19 children dead....

 2022-05-25 16:11 

The Boston Globe

Boston School Committee to talk state review, superintendent search...

The review described "entrenched dysfunction" including chronically late buses, aging facilities, the segregation of students of color with disabilities from their peers, and English learner programs that don't comply with federal law....

 2022-05-25 16:09 

Boston 25 News

Power restored following manhole explosion in Cambridge...

The explosion caused a power failure in the area....

 2022-05-25 16:06 

Boston.com

Why were the first 4 games of this Celtics-Heat series so noncompetitive?...

Mike Breen hasn't seen it all in his 30 years broadcasting NBA games, but he has seen enough that not much bewilders him. But when the Celtics roared out to [...] The post Why were the first 4 games of this Celtics-Heat series so noncompetitive? appea...

 2022-05-25 16:05 

Boston 25 News

'Complete evil': Texas gunman kills 19 children, 2 teachers...

An official says an 18-year-old gunman who killed 19 children and two teachers at a Texas elementary school barricaded himself inside a classroom, "shooting anyone that was in his way....

 2022-05-25 16:02 

Boston 25 News

A look at some of the deadliest US school shootings...

There have been dozens of shootings and other attacks in U.S. schools and colleges over the years....

 2022-05-25 16:00 

Boston 25 News

Ford Foundation's Darren Walker gets France's highest honor...

The president of the Ford Foundation, Darren Walker, has received France's highest cultural honor in recognition of his support of the arts and artists...

 2022-05-25 16:00 

The Boston Globe

I am a gay man, and I sense danger coming...

The Supreme Court's intention to overturn Roe v. Wade would lay the legal groundwork to undo decades of civil rights decisions that protect LGBT people....

 2022-05-25 15:59 

WHDH

Fugitive wanted in killing of Vermont elite cyclist traveled to New York City, authorities say...

(CNN) — Kaitlin Marie Armstrong, the woman suspected of fatally shooting elite cyclist Anna Moriah "Mo" Wilson in Texas, is believed to have traveled to New York City after......

 2022-05-25 15:57 

The Boston Globe

At the MFA, a camera-ready country...
 2022-05-25 15:57 

The Boston Globe

Share with us: Leave a voicemail with your thoughts on the recent mass shooting tragedies...

The recent shootings in Buffalo and Uvalde, Texas, have left many with an all-too-familiar feeling of helplessness, anger, and despair as the nation confronts yet another demonstration of senseless mass death....

 2022-05-25 15:56 

Boston.com

Ricky Gervais' Netflix special blasted as 'anti-trans rants'...

Gervais defended his remarks as equal-opportunity humor and not a reflection of his views on trans or other rights. The post Ricky Gervais' Netflix special blasted as 'anti-trans rants' appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-05-25 15:56 

Boston.com

Ricky Gervais' Netflix special blasted as 'anti-trans rants'...

Gervais defended his remarks as equal-opportunity humor and not a reflection of his views on trans or other rights. The post Ricky Gervais' Netflix special blasted as 'anti-trans rants' appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-05-25 15:55 

Boston 25 News

Live updates | Texas GOP to attend NRA convention in Houston...

The National Rifle Association holds its annual convention in Houston, Texas, starting on Friday...

 2022-05-25 15:49 

Boston 25 News

Texas elementary school shooting: Here’s how to help...

Here's what you can do to help the victims of the Uvalde Elementary School shooting....

 2022-05-25 15:49 

WCVB

Boston Mayor Michelle Wu outlines city's summer safety plans...

With the unofficial start of summer coming this weekend, and hot weather already here, Boston's new mayor is outlining her plans for safety during the summer months....

 2022-05-25 15:45 

WCVB

New evidence suggests Al Jazeera journalist was killed in targeted attack by Israeli forces...

An investigation by CNN offers new evidence — including two videos of the scene of the shooting — that there was no active combat, nor any Palestinian militants, near Abu Akleh in the moments leading up to her death....

 2022-05-25 15:41 

Boston 25 News

Key committee advancing sexting, ‘revenge porn’ bill...

The House Ways and Means Committee on Wednesday is advancing a sexting and "revenge porn" bill that is among Gov. Charlie Baker's top legislative priorities....

 2022-05-25 15:40 

Boston.com

'Obi-Wan Kenobi': A guide to the new 'Star Wars' series...

The Jedi master gets his own moment in the suns with a new six-part Disney+ series starring Ewan McGregor. The post 'Obi-Wan Kenobi': A guide to the new 'Star Wars' series appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-05-25 15:39 

The Boston Globe

Why were the first four games of this Celtics-Heat series so noncompetitive?...

The top two teams in the conference have been playing a series of one-sided games. Explanations are hard to come by....

 2022-05-25 15:38 

Christian Science Monitor

Mystery, politics, and intrigue flourish in Latin American fiction...

Novelists, including Mario Vargas Llosa, writing in Spanish and recently translated into English, capture the spirit of a vibrant literary tradition....

 2022-05-25 15:37 

Boston 25 News

Mississippi man arrested for allegedly killing his mother’s fiance hours after graduation...

Investigators believe this was a case of domestic violence....

 2022-05-25 15:37 

Boston Herald

Jose Trevino hits RBI single in 11th to give Yankees 7-6 win over Orioles, snaps three-game losing streak...

A back and forth, marathon contest at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday night ended with the catcher smacking a ball down the left field line for a walk-off single in the 11th inning. After the game, Trevino, a native of Corpus Christi, Tex., revealed the game ha...

 2022-05-25 15:37 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

Pit bull is lone survivor of plane crash that killed 2 pilots...

Two pilots died in a small plane crash Sunday in Broomfield, Colorado but miraculously, a 7-year-old pit bull mix who was on the plane survived with only minor injuries....

 2022-05-25 15:36 

Boston 25 News

Biden to sign police reform executive order on anniversary of George Floyd’s death...

George Floyd died during an arrest on May 25, 2020....

 2022-05-25 15:34 

The Boston Globe

You can judge an album by its cover...

Some very famous photographers have had their work on some very famous album covers, as an exhibition in London amply demonstrates....

 2022-05-25 15:29 

Computerworld

Why you should pay more attention to Apple's green slide...

At every Apple product launch, the company demonstrates a green slide in which it talks about thinks like energy use and recycling. I've noticed way too many people seem to ignore that slide, but it may be one of the most important ones you see at eve...

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