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 2021-10-21 00:44 

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Astros take control of ALCS by blowing out Red Sox in Game 5...

The Sox must win Game 6 Friday night in Houston to stay alive in the series....

 2021-10-21 00:43 

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Mojo, once in deep supply, is suddenly gone as Red Sox head to Houston in a 3-2 hole in the ALCS...

The Sox were outscored, 18-4, in Games 4-5 at Fenway Park....

 2021-10-21 00:24 

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Four juveniles, one woman arrested after fight near Lawrence High School...

Lawrence police officers were in the area of Sullivan Park when the altercation began there after school Wednesday, posted near campus as part of a safety plan adopted by the city and the school district in response to the violence, according to a stateme...

 2021-10-21 00:20 

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Three people injured in two-car crash through a Nahant yard...

Three people were injured in a two-car crash in Nahant Wednesday afternoon. A car that crashed through the fence of a home was occupied by two elderly women, one of whom had to be extricated from the vehicle, police said....

 2021-10-20 23:59 

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NFL agrees to end race-based brain testing in $1 billion settlement...

The revised plan follows public outrage over the use of "race-norming," a practice that came to light in 2019....

 2021-10-20 23:44 

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For Shea Berigan and Hingham, lacrosse spurs success in field hockey...

The 12-1-1 Harborwomen have a roster made up of about 50 percent of the school's varsity lacrosse roster. It's not unique to the sport of field hockey....

 2021-10-20 23:39 

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Gonzaga men's basketball coach Mark Few pleads guilty to DUI...

Mark Few must perform 24 hours of community service and his driver's license was suspended until Nov. 5, after which he will be required to use an ignition interlock device while on unsupervised probation for the next year....

 2021-10-20 23:38 

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It's on to the Jets, as the Patriots try to flip the script by getting on the same page...

Said tight end Jonnu Smith: "We're 2-4, but we know that we're not a 2-4 team. We just have to come in here with the work mind-set, which we have....

 2021-10-20 23:36 

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For music journalist Kelefa Sanneh, pop is a passion and a 'portal into everything'...

The New Yorker writer, whose musical education was shaped by jobs at Newbury Comics' Brighton warehouse and Harvard Square record shops, is the author of...

 2021-10-20 23:18 

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CDC declares salmonella outbreak due to contaminated onions; 12 Massachusetts residents reported sick...

The salmonella outbreak was linked to red, white, and yellow whole onions imported from Chihuahua, Mexico, distributed to American grocery stores by produce company ProSource Inc., the CDC said Wednesday....

 2021-10-20 23:04 

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Jaylen Brown returns to Celtics lineup for the opener vs. Knicks after his COVID quarantine...

Brown returned from his COVID quarantine for the Celtics' season opener in New York vs. the Knicks, but forward Al Horford, who tested positive on Oct. 11, remained sidelined....

 2021-10-20 23:01 

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MIT professor sues after he was forced to resign from institute following sexual harassment allegations...

Dr. David M. Sabatini says he had a consensual sexual relationship with his accuser, who worked with him at MIT's Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, according to the suit filed Wednesday, which refers to Sabatini as "a world renowned med...

 2021-10-20 22:56 

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Despite pitching in Game 4, Nate Eovaldi still on track to start Game 6 for Red Sox...

The righthander threw 24 pitches in the ninth inning of Tuesday night's loss to the Astros....

 2021-10-20 22:42 

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PayPal showing interest in Pinterest...

Points to ponder include ever-rising overdraft fees and the possible closing of a hoary midtown Manhattan institution....

 2021-10-20 22:41 

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49ers optimistic QB Jimmy Garoppolo will play this week...

The 49ers don't expect backup Trey Lance (left knee) back for another week....

 2021-10-20 22:39 

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In a class all his own, Patriots' Mac Jones gets high marks as the NFL's top rookie quarterback...

Jones has been impressive by several measures through the first six games of the season with a top rating of 79.7, according to Pro Football Focus....

 2021-10-20 22:37 

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Vaccinating 5- to 11-year-olds against COVID could help tame the pandemic, but some parents will need persuasion...

Nationwide, some 28 million youngsters, ages 5 to 11 — roughly 8 percent of the country's population — would be eligible for the shots if authorized by federal health regulators at their upcoming meetings starting next Tuesday....

 2021-10-20 22:34 

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In 'The French Dispatch,' Wes Anderson offers a Paris that never was but forever ought to be...

The director's latest features Anderson regulars, like Bill Murray and Tilda Swinton, and newcomers to the party, like Timothe Chalamet and Benicio del Toro....

 2021-10-20 22:30 

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Climate change is taking lives, and the time to act is running out, health experts say in new report...

A new report in The Lancet says an increase in wildfires, extreme heat, and drought is upending millions of lives worldwide, but little progress has been made to protect people worldwide, despite years of scientific reporting on the health impacts of the ...

 2021-10-20 22:28 

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Border arrests have soared to highest levels ever recorded, new CBP data shows...

US authorities detained more than 1.7 million migrants along the Mexico border during the 2021 fiscal year that ended in September, and arrests by the Border Patrol soared to the highest levels ever recorded, according to unpublished US Customs and Border...

 2021-10-20 22:17 

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Female judges in Afghanistan, now jobless and in hiding...

When Nabila was a judge in Afghanistan's Supreme Court, she granted divorces to women whose husbands were sometimes jailed for assaulting or kidnapping them. Some of the men threatened to kill her after they had served their time, she said, and some a...

 2021-10-20 22:15 

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Senate GOP again blocks Democrats' election bill...

For the third time this year, Senate Democrats on Wednesday tried to pass sweeping elections legislation that they tout as a powerful counterweight to new voting restrictions sweeping conservative-controlled states....

 2021-10-20 22:13 

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With Boston Marathon's return, Newton residents ran again for charity...

Newton runners teamed up with charity groups and raised money for various organizations in this year's Boston Marathon — held in person on Oct. 11 for the first time since the start of the pandemic....

 2021-10-20 22:12 

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'Dear new Rhode Islander. Welcome!'...

Rhode Islanders pen 165 letters for Afghan evacuees as part of "Dear Rhode Island" program launched by Jessica David and the What Cheer Writers Club....

 2021-10-20 22:06 

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Essaibi George's risky gambit...

Running behind in the polls, the mayoral candidate has opted for a scorched-earth strategy. But who gets burned?...

 2021-10-20 22:01 

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Rafaela Polanco is the first Boston School Committee member who doesn't speak fluent English. Here's how she's filling communication gaps for countless families...

"I thought advocating for my child's school would make me vulnerable," Rafaela Polanco said. "But then I did it. And nothing happened to me ... so I kept going."...

 2021-10-20 21:55 

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Back to the 19th century: Newton's Jackson Homestead and Museum welcomes families to hayfest...

The smell of freshly pressed apples and hay filled the air at the Jackson Homestead and Museum Oct. 3, drawing hundreds of families out on a cloudy day to dip candles and churn butter at the Homestead Hayfest....

 2021-10-20 21:49 

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'We're thrilled to bring it back.' Newton's annual Harvest Fair returns...

Newton held its 46th annual Harvest Fair on Oct. 16 and 17 after taking last year off due to the pandemic....

 2021-10-20 21:49 

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Juicy new mysteries and thrillers to tingle your spine this scary season...

A collection of titles, most published this year, that deserve a spot in your reading pile....

 2021-10-20 21:42 

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Biden touts middle-class values of his $2 trillion spending plan...

The president headed to his hometown Wednesday to highlight the middle-class values of his $2 trillion domestic agenda package, now scaled back but still an unprecedented attempt to expand social services for millions as well as tackle the rising threat o...

 2021-10-20 21:40 

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Newton police give progress report on mandated reform measures...

The Newton Police Department described steps it has taken so far to meet the new state mandated police reform measures during the Newton City Council Public Safety and Transportation Committee meeting Oct. 6....

 2021-10-20 21:40 

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Commerce Department adds rule aimed at stemming sale of hacking tools to repressive governments...

The rule would bar sales of hacking software and equipment to China and Russia without a license from the Bureau of Industry and Security....

 2021-10-20 21:37 

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Browns QB Baker Mayfield will miss Thursday's game because of a shoulder injury...

Backup Case Keenum will start against the Broncos....

 2021-10-20 21:33 

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Zuckerberg to be added to Facebook privacy suit...

The suit alleges that Facebook misled consumers about privacy on the platform by allowing Cambridge Analytica, a political consulting firm, to obtain sensitive data from more than 87 million users....

 2021-10-20 21:26 

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Boston ordinance gives city oversight of surveillance technology, sets limits on school information sharing...

Wednesday's City Council vote follows its decision last year to ban government use of face surveillance technology....

 2021-10-20 21:25 

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Fact checking last night's Boston mayoral debate between Michelle Wu and Annissa Essaibi George...

Tuesday's debate between city councilors Michelle Wu and Annissa Essaibi George in their campaign for mayor grew heated at points. The Globe took a deeper look at statements by the candidates....

 2021-10-20 21:24 

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Queen 'reluctantly' cancels trip, citing medical advice...

Queen Elizabeth II, who has been a redoubtable presence in British public life since the death of her husband, Prince Philip, in April, canceled a trip to Northern Ireland on Wednesday because doctors advised her to rest....

 2021-10-20 21:24 

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AMC to add onscreen captions at some locations...

Advocates for the deaf and hard of hearing have long sought more and higher-quality captioning, but theater owners worry that people who aren't deaf simply don't like seeing captions at the movies....

 2021-10-20 21:24 

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Another criminal investigation of Trump's business...

The district attorney's office in suburban Westchester County, N.Y., has subpoenaed records from Trump National Golf Club Westchester and the town of Ossining, which sets property taxes on the course....

 2021-10-20 21:23 

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This Grateful Dead T shirt from 1967 just sold for over $17k...

A Grateful Dead T shirt from 1967 sold for $17,640 on Friday, breaking a record as the most expensive vintage shirt ever bought at an auction....

 2021-10-20 21:17 

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Boston City Council votes to relax parking rules for affordable housing...

The move comes after lawsuits were filed to block two Jamaica Plain developments on the grounds that they didn't include enough parking spaces....

 2021-10-20 21:16 

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A lopsided financial battle is playing out in Newton's mayoral race...

In the final weeks of Newton's mayoral race, Mayor Ruthanne Fuller has drawn upon a sizable war chest to help blunt a challenge from former city councilor-at-large Amy Mah Sangiolo....

 2021-10-20 21:16 

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FDA allows mixing COVID vaccines and backs Moderna, J&J boosters...

US regulators on Wednesday signed off on extending COVID-19 boosters to Americans who got the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccine and said anyone eligible for an extra dose can get a brand different from the one they received initially....

 2021-10-20 21:15 

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Warren renews assault on private equity payouts, worker policies...

The bill, which faces long odds in a closely divided Congress, would also ban outsourcing jobs over the first two years of the purchase of a company by a private equity firm, and if the company goes bust anyway, workers would get more priority for severan...

 2021-10-20 21:05 

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Here are the candidates running in Newton's races for mayor, City Council, and School Committee...

Voters across Newton Nov. 2 will decide contested races for mayor, City Council, and School Committee....

 2021-10-20 21:05 

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Meet the candidates in Newton's mayoral race...

Newton Mayor Ruthanne Fuller and former City Councilor-at-large Amy Mah Sangiolo are running for the city's top job on the Nov. 2 municipal ballot....

 2021-10-20 20:54 

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An Army vet falsely claimed he was paralyzed. He got $1 million in payouts - and spent some on a BMW, feds say....

In 2007, two years after William Rich was wounded by an explosion in Iraq, federal investigators say the US Army veteran wheeled himself into an appointment with a Veterans Affairs physician for a checkup on his injuries. Rich, according to the doctor, wa...

 2021-10-20 20:53 

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Missy Mazzoli is having a moment...

The composer's opera 'Proving Up,' plus two symphonic works, are on tap this weekend....

 2021-10-20 20:52 

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Meet the candidates in Newton's contested at-large City Council races...

In Newton, contested races for several at-large City Council seats will be decided by voters on the city's Nov. 2 municipal election ballot....

 2021-10-20 20:51 

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EMass field hockey: Andover's Olivia Beucler headlines Players of the Week...

The senior forward has delivered 17 points for a 13-0-1 Golden Warrior squad that is ranked third in the Globe's Top 20....

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