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 2021-10-17 21:30 

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Cities seek to loosen rules on spending federal pandemic aid...

Under rules developed by the US Treasury Department, some governments have more flexibility than others to spend their share of the money as they want....

 2021-10-17 21:26 

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Dodgers' Justin Turner scratched from Game 2 of NLCS with neck injury...

The Los Angeles third baseman aggravated his neck in batting practice before Game 1, in which he was 1 for 4 in the team's 3-2 loss to the Braves....

 2021-10-17 21:15 

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Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy took a close look at performance of new lines and new players against Dallas...

Cassidy was encouraged by the third line's early chemistry. They scored the winning goal by driving from the perimeter to the front of the net....

 2021-10-17 21:12 

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Alice Erickson, a summer camper at Lake Winnipesaukee for 85 years, dies at 96...

Beginning in 1934 when she was 9, Mrs. Erickson attended Sandy Island camp in New Hampshire until 2019, when she was 94....

 2021-10-17 21:07 

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Police search for motive in British lawmaker's killing...

LONDON — Police searched for answers Sunday about what might have motivated a 25-year-old British man of Somali heritage, the suspect in the brutal slaying of a Conservative Party lawmaker during a meeting with his constituents that has shaken Brita...

 2021-10-17 21:02 

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Star quarterback battle flops, but Ravens show Chargers who's boss...

A week after scoring 47 points in a win over Cleveland, Justin Herbert and AFC West-leading Los Angeles was held in check, while host Baltimore went 90 yards on its opening drive and never looked back in reaching 5-1....

 2021-10-17 20:59 

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Despite a punishing drought, San Diego has water. It wasn't easy...

In this coastal desert metropolis, life has stayed mostly the same for residents already accustomed to conserving what they have long treated as a precious resource....

 2021-10-17 20:41 

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Flooding could shut down Logan airport, hospitals, and other critical infrastructure in Mass., and the risk is only growing, report says...

The threat of flooding from major storms and rising sea levels already poses a dire threat to Massachusetts — and those risks are growing significantly, according to a new report by First Street Foundation....

 2021-10-17 20:36 

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Door by door, a push to rename Confederate streets for George Floyd and Breonna Taylor...

It was at the town house with the black welcome mat — a skinny, beige building on South Floyd Street — where Alex Sprague managed to collect signature No. 4....

 2021-10-17 20:35 

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Man allegedly walks out of Swansea jewelry store with 'high value' diamond necklace...

The man walked into Hannoush Jewelers at 1056 Grand Army of the Republic Highway and asked to see the necklace at about 2:25 p.m., Swansea police said in a statement. He then fled the store with the necklace and is believed to have gotten into a dark-colo...

 2021-10-17 20:29 

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Risky business: Some Capitol riot defendants forgo lawyers...

Some of the defendants charged in the storming of the US Capitol are turning away defense lawyers and electing to represent themselves, undeterred by their lack of legal training or repeated warnings from judges....

 2021-10-17 20:27 

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Eduardo Rodriguez to start Game 3 of the ALCS for the Red Sox...

Rodriguez rebounded from a poor outing in Game 1 of the ALDS vs. the Rays with a solid performance in Game 4 of the ALDS...

 2021-10-17 20:23 

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Long cooped up in storage, the Celtics' original championship banners are returning to the light...

Many of the Celtics' iconic tapestries haven't been seen in decades — until now....

 2021-10-17 20:17 

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David Hajjar, Norwood selectman, dies unexpectedly...

Hajjar, who grew up in Norwood, was elected to the Board of Selectmen in 2019, the statement said. He had previously served on the town's Personnel Board for 13 years, including seven years as chairman, and as a member of the Finance Commission....

 2021-10-17 20:13 

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Two men, one magnificent sailboat, and the same restless dream...

A sense of restlessness, an appreciation for craftsmanship, and a common dream connect two men who never met in life....

 2021-10-17 20:10 

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How a stunning lagoon in Spain turned into 'green soup'...

Over the past few years, the idyllic lagoon has come under threat. Tons of dead fish have washed ashore as the once-crystalline waters became choked with algae....

 2021-10-17 20:10 

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Michelle Wu has big ideas. If she's elected mayor, Beacon Hill could decide if many of them happen....

Beacon Hill has control over a variety of municipal-facing affairs, from building codes and allotting liquor licenses to whether a city can raise new forms of certain revenue....

 2021-10-17 20:04 

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Boston's Sean O'Brien could become a big adversary to Amazon if he wins the nationwide Teamsters election...

Sean O'Brien has dogged Amazon at nearly every turn in Boston during the past year, proving to be a formidable nemesis for the retail and logistics behemoth in his hometown. Now the Teamsters Local 25 president wants to go after Amazon on the national...

 2021-10-17 20:00 

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Fentanyl contributed to Jimmy Hayes's death. His family hopes telling his story can help prevent another...

It's the news some feared when the wildly popular Hayes, who is from Dorchester, went to BC, and played for the Bruins, died suddenly Aug. 23....

 2021-10-17 20:00 

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Groundswell gathers momentum...

Welcome to the new Tiverton Four Corners. If your last visit was prepandemic, you may feel like Dorothy walking into Oz: Groundswell has arrived in technicolor....

 2021-10-17 19:49 

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Fauci urges police officers to get vaccinated...

Police officers and others responsible for public safety should view vaccination against COVID-19 as a key part of their role, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease doctor, said during an interview Sunday on Fox News....

 2021-10-17 18:36 

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patriots cowboys live score news...

Can Mac Jones and the Patriots get to .500 this afternoon at the expense of Dak Prescott and the Cowboys?...

 2021-10-17 18:25 

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Celtics to waive forward Jabari Parker...

Parker's $2.3 million salary was set to guarantee at the start of the regular season this week....

 2021-10-17 18:00 

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He's upset I had a relationship before him...

My question is: What do you say to your husband when he still continues to bring up the past — as in before we ever dated?...

 2021-10-17 17:59 

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The Salem Witch Board Museum is a historical tribute to the study of Ouija...

John Kozik owns the museum, a testament to his 15-year pursuit collecting Ouija. The two-year-old museum houses a third of his personal collection of talking boards — around 100 at any given time. All in all, the museum collection totals 300 to 500 ...

 2021-10-17 17:41 

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Fauci says US to consider mix-and-match boosters for COVID-19...

"If you boost people who have originally received J&J with either Moderna or Pfizer, the level of antibodies that you induce in them is much higher than if you boost them with the original J&J," Anthony Fauci said on ABC's "This Week" ...

 2021-10-17 17:36 

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Strikes are sweeping the labor market as workers wield new leverage...

While Americans are leaving their jobs at staggering rates - a record 4.3 million quit in August alone - hundreds of thousands of workers with similar grievances about pay, benefits and quality of life are choosing to dig in and fight....

 2021-10-17 17:32 

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Bill Clinton released from Southern California hospital...

Clinton was released Sunday from the Southern California hospital where he had been treated for an infection, and will head home to New York to continue his recovery, a spokesman said....

 2021-10-17 17:17 

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Gang suspected in kidnapping of missionaries is among Haiti's most dangerous...

The gang that police say kidnapped 17 missionaries and their family members in Haiti on Saturday has sown terror for several months in the suburbs, engaging in combat with rival gangs and perpetrating the kidnapping of businessmen and police officers....

 2021-10-17 16:32 

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Essaibi George defends ad with accent while having a laugh with it in 'On the Record' interview...

City Councilor Annissa Essaibi George's thick Boston accent has become a lightning rod in the mayoral campaign, a talking point among supporters and opponents alike. On Sunday, she sought to make light of the discourse, while fiercely defending her Do...

 2021-10-17 15:42 

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Judge blocks lobster fishing closure off coast of Maine...

The Maine Lobstering Union has won emergency relief to stop the closure of productive lobster water off the coast of Maine that regulators said is needed to help protect endangered North Atlantic right whales from extinction....

 2021-10-17 14:12 

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J.D. Martinez and the unflappable Red Sox stayed the course, snatched home-field advantage in the ALCS...

Game 1 losses, bad bounces, extended delays — none of it seems to faze these Red Sox....

 2021-10-17 13:18 

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Wounded Red Sox Rafael Devers and J.D. Martinez are inflicting pain on the Astros...

The sluggers each had a grand slam in a Game 2 rout of the Astros....

 2021-10-17 12:51 

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'SNL' host Rami Malek embraces villain role and cracks jokes with 'James Bond' star Daniel Craig...

Rami Malek, who often takes on dramatic roles, turned his skills to comedy as the host of "Saturday Night Live" this weekend....

 2021-10-17 07:11 

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Russian film crew wraps space station shoot and returns to earth...

A Russian actress and a film director landed safely on Earth early Sunday after spending 12 days aboard the International Space Station shooting scenes for the first feature-length drama made with scenes shot in space....

 2021-10-17 07:03 

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House fire in eastern Pakistan kills 7 family members...

Police were investigating after a fire overnight in eastern Pakistan killed seven family members, a rescue official said Sunday....

 2021-10-17 07:00 

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Why Beacon Hill resents ballot activists...

Initiative petitions exemplify democracy at its finest. But they infringe on the politicians' monopoly....

 2021-10-17 06:49 

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Volunteers in the sky watch over migrant rescues by sea...

As dozens of African migrants traversed the Mediterranean Sea on a flimsy white rubber boat, a small aircraft circling 1,000 feet above closely monitored their attempt to reach Europe....

 2021-10-17 06:30 

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Debate over assisted suicide renewed in Mass....

Hospice workers could tell of diseases that are easier to manage in terms of pain and other symptoms; however, there are always some diseases, such as ALS, for which it is difficult to deliver enough comfort....

 2021-10-17 05:37 

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Carolina Panthers place RB Christian McCaffrey on injured reserve...

McCaffrey will have missed 18 of 24 games with injuries since becoming the league's highest-paid running back following the 2019 season....

 2021-10-17 05:19 

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Report: Casey Martin has right leg amputated...

The Oregon golf coach successfully sued the PGA Tour for the right to use a cart because of a rare circulatory disease....

 2021-10-17 04:41 

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US religious group says 17 missionaries kidnapped in Haiti...

A group of 17 US missionaries including children were kidnapped in Haiti on Saturday, according to a voice message sent to various religious missions by an organization with direct knowledge of the incident....

 2021-10-17 04:02 

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Ship owner, operator of interest in California oil spill...

The US Coast Guard has designated the Mediterranean Shipping Company and others as parties of interest in an investigation into a vessel that was determined to be the source of an offshore pipeline leak in Southern California....

 2021-10-17 04:00 

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Today in History...

Today is Sunday, Oct. 17, the 290th day of 2021. There are 75 days left in the year....

 2021-10-17 04:00 

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How to pick the right color and style for your front door...

Curb appeal sets the tone for your home, and the entryway specifically helps to establish the mood. | realestate.boston.com...

 2021-10-17 04:00 

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Ask the Remodeler: Can you add laminate tiles over marble ones?...

Plus, non-wood options for a sunroom ceiling and things that go scratch in the night. | realestate.boston.com...

 2021-10-17 04:00 

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It's north of normal in these second home markets...

Ski country offers a refuge from the hustle and bustle of city life, but high prices and stiff competition are leaving some buyers out in the cold....

 2021-10-17 03:41 

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Hollywood union reaches deal with producers to avoid nationwide strike...

Hollywood producers and labor leaders narrowly averted a strike that would have shuttered production across the country, agreeing on Saturday to a new contract that guarantees production workers meal breaks, weekends and breaks between shifts....

 2021-10-17 03:41 

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Braves top Dodgers in Game 1 of NLCS on Austin Riley's game-winning single in ninth...

The Dodgers wasted a scoring opportunity in the top of the ninth, and the Braves took advantage....

 2021-10-17 03:17 

The Boston Globe

Ranked North Carolina State runs roughshod over Boston College, 33-7...

Dead even in yardage and down only a field goal at halftime, the Eagles surrendered 21 third-quarter points and led the No. 22 Wolfpack get away from them....

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