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 2022-06-27 16:36 

WCVB

Abortion rights supporters rally in Swampscott...

Supporters of abortion rights gathered in Swampscott Monday morning, three days after the Supreme Court ruled to overturn Roe v. Wade....

 2022-06-27 16:35 

Boston 25 News

Grammy Award-winning songwriter Ken Williams dies at 83...

Songwriter Kenneth "Ken" Williams, who wrote or co-wrote hundred of tunes for a vast array of performers, including Donny Hathaway, The Four Tops and Peaches & Herb, including The Main Ingredient's hit "Everybody Plays the Fool," has d...

 2022-06-27 16:35 

Boston 25 News

Oxford shooting suspect could be witness in parents' trial...

Lawyers representing the parents of a Michigan teenager charged in a shooting at Oxford High School that left four of his fellow students dead say they plan to call him to testify at the couple's trial...

 2022-06-27 16:33 

WGGB

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Customer shoots 2 Popeyes employees in drive-thru window at Alabama restaurant, police say...

Two Popeyes employees were injured after a customer opened fire in the drive-thru window at an Alabama restaurant, police said....

 2022-06-27 16:31 

Boston 25 News

2 dead, 2 seriously injured after being ejected from car in rollover crash in Webster...

Two people died and two others were seriously injured after they were ejected from the car they were riding in when it crashed and rolled over on a highway in Webster....

 2022-06-27 16:30 

Boston 25 News

Ben Affleck’s 10-year-old son reverses Lamborghini into BMW...

He's not old enough to have a license, but he nearly caused some damage....

 2022-06-27 16:29 

The Boston Globe

Bruins announce their preseason schedule for 2022...

The Bruins, with a new coach, will play six exhibition games, all against Metropolitan Division teams, before the season opener Oct. 11....

 2022-06-27 16:29 

The Boston Globe

New England wind farm, environmentalists agree on ways to protect whales...

The developers of an offshore wind farm and three environmental organizations announced Monday that they have reached an agreement to further protect rare North Atlantic right whales during construction and operation of the energy-generating project....

 2022-06-27 16:25 

Boston 25 News

Djokovic makes more history with 1st round win at Wimbledon...

Novak Djokovic makes history just about every time he wins another match...

 2022-06-27 16:24 

The Boston Globe

The Boston School Committee decides Wednesday on the district's new leader. Here's a look at the candidates...

The Boston School Committee is scheduled to make their choice on Wednesday. Here's a deeper look at each of the finalists....

 2022-06-27 16:24 

WGGB

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Gold miners find rare, mummified baby woolly mammoth...

The Yukon government said the baby is female and likely died during the ice age, more than 30,000 years ago....

 2022-06-27 16:24 

Computerworld

Time for a mid-year browser security check...

We've reached the mid-point of 2022 and when it comes to security, I feel like we're not making much headway. I still see people report they're getting scammed, ransomed, and attacked on a regular basis — and for many users the browser i...

 2022-06-27 16:20 

Boston 25 News

Luxottica eyewear empire founder Leonardo Del Vecchio dies...

Leonardo Del Vecchio, who founded eyewear empire Luxottica and turned an everyday object into a global fashion item, has died in Italy...

 2022-06-27 16:18 

WCVB

Crews assemble massive lighting rigs for 'Beyond King Tut'...

Hundreds of lights, dozens of projectors and many miles of cable are being suspended from the building's 40-foot ceilings as the exhibit prepares to open in Boston....

 2022-06-27 16:18 

WCVB

Last day of school for Boston Public Schools students...

Boston Public School students are attending their last day of school Monday as Massachusetts education officials prepare to make an announcement about the status of the district....

 2022-06-27 16:15 

Christian Science Monitor

In Ukraine, crowd-funding strategies bolster war effort and morale...

As the war in Ukraine pushes on, civilian volunteers are raising funds and rounding up supplies for troops. From making camouflage nets, to setting up hotlines, to emptying their own savings, ordinary citizens are doing whatever they can to help....

 2022-06-27 16:15 

Boston 25 News

WNBA star Brittney Griner ordered to trial Friday in Russia...

WNBA star Brittney Griner appeared in a court near Moscow that ordered her trial on cannabis possession charges to begin Friday, about 4 1/2 months after she was arrested at an airport while returning to play for a Russian team...

 2022-06-27 16:15 

Christian Science Monitor

After Ukraine, NATO wonders if Africa is Russia's next target...

As Spain hosts NATO allies this week, it's pushing them to guard against Russian encroachment in an unexpected place: Africa....

 2022-06-27 16:15 

WCVB

How the Supreme Court decision on Roe v. Wade could affect the fertility industry...

About 2 in every 100 children born in the U.S. are conceived through IVF, according to data published by the CDC....

 2022-06-27 16:15 

WCVB

MBTA riders skeptical after Green, Orange line service resumes...

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's Orange Line and Green Line subway services near the Government Center garage resumed after a structural issue within the garage is deemed safe....

 2022-06-27 16:12 

WCVB

State Police identify two of three teens killed in Brimfield crash...

Two of three teenagers killed in a crash in Brimfield were identified Monday....

 2022-06-27 16:10 

Boston 25 News

Ex-Minneapolis officer who killed 911 caller leaves prison...

A former Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed woman who called 911 to report a possible sexual assault behind her home in 2017 has been released from prison on parole...

 2022-06-27 16:10 

Boston 25 News

2 priests killed in northern Mexico to be buried in village...

Two Jesuit priests killed last week in remote mountains of northern Mexico are awaiting burial in the village where a gunman attacked them inside the church...

 2022-06-27 16:10 

Christian Science Monitor

Captions gain momentum beyond TV screens to live theater and more...

On social media platforms, but also in Zoom meetings and movie theaters, captions and subtitles are spreading. People with hearing loss welcome the move and hope that the initiative, started during the pandemic, continues....

 2022-06-27 16:09 

CIO

Perfecting Operations Through Machine Learning...

CEMEX was faced with a flood of false positive alerts from its system monitoring software. Ultimately, the company deployed software and best practices to dramatically cut the false positives for improved monitoring and a better experience for employees a...

 2022-06-27 16:06 

Christian Science Monitor

Call to action: Kenyan elections under threat of hate speech...

With the Kenyan elections in August, hate speech against ethnic communities is spreading across social media platforms. TikTok, Meta, and Twitter all say they are working to combat misinformation, but experts suggest they are not doing enough....

 2022-06-27 16:06 

Boston 25 News

Maryland grandmother credited with saving pizza delivery driver’s life after shooting...

When Karen Rollins opened the door to get her dinner, the delivery driver said, "Ma'am, can you help me? I've just been shot."...

 2022-06-27 16:06 

Boston.com

Before moving on, here's one last player-by-player look at a memorable Celtics season...

The confetti has fallen and long since been swept away, unfortunately in those streets of San Francisco rather than Boston. The draft is complete (JD Davison is intriguing, no?), and [...] The post Before moving on, here's one last player-by-player lo...

 2022-06-27 16:05 

Boston 25 News

'Elvis' is king, alone, of box office after final tallies...

"Elvis" has won its box-office dance-off with "Top Gun: Maverick."...

 2022-06-27 16:05 

Boston 25 News

Officials: Russian missile strike hits crowded shopping mall...

Ukrainian officials say scores of civilians are feared killed or injured after a Russian missile strike hit a crowded shopping mall in the central city of Kremenchuk...

 2022-06-27 16:01 

WGGB

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Supreme Court ruling takes side of doctors convicted in pain pill schemes...

Justice Stephen Breyer wrote for the court that prosecutors must prove that doctors knew they were illegally prescribing powerful pain drugs in violation of the federal Controlled Substances Act....

 2022-06-27 15:59 

WGGB

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4 killed, hundreds injured in stadium collapse at bullfight...

Hundreds of people were injured and least four died when a stadium stand collapsed in a bullfight arena in Colombia Sunday....

 2022-06-27 15:58 

Boston.com

Taunton electrocution victim identified as North Easton man...

Investigators believe Michael Messina, 58, was removing an antenna from the building at the time. The post Taunton electrocution victim identified as North Easton man appeared first on Boston.com ....

 2022-06-27 15:58 

WCVB

Two teenagers in custody after striking Boston police cruiser with scooter...

Two teenagers are facing charges after an incident that began with a crash in Dorchester early Saturday morning....

 2022-06-27 15:57 

WHDH

Salisbury woman pleads guilty to sexually exploiting infant in her care...

A Salisbury woman has plead guilty in Boston federal court to sexually exploiting an infant. Desiree Daigle, 26, was arrested and charged in November 2018......

 2022-06-27 15:54 

Boston 25 News

Officials identify man who died in electrical accident in Taunton...

Officials have identified the man who died in an electrical accident in Taunton last week....

 2022-06-27 15:50 

Boston 25 News

Oil price cap could strike Russia's war chest — if enforced...

Leaders of the world's biggest developed economies are looking for ways to cut off Russian President Vladimir Putin's oil money, which is helping finance the war against Ukraine...

 2022-06-27 15:50 

Boston 25 News

Florida-bound passenger jet evacuated on taxiway at Charlotte Douglas International Airport...

The event resulted in a large emergency response at the airport....

 2022-06-27 15:49 

The Boston Globe

She was a Brighton girls' basketball captain living in foster care — and a single mother. Now, she's headed off to college....

Jaylynn Conway-Hernandez, who is the mother of 1-year-old Royal, displayed determination and resilience in the classroom and on the court in the past two years. And she's not done yet....

 2022-06-27 15:49 

The Boston Globe

Another bag of bullets found at Boston Latin Academy, officials say...

A bag of bullets was found at Boston Latin Academy on Friday, Boston police said....

 2022-06-27 15:48 

The Boston Globe

Before moving on, here's one last player-by-player look at a memorable Celtics season...

There was no Celtics parade in Boston this year, but there might've been one had Robert Williams not been hobbled in the playoffs....

 2022-06-27 15:45 

Boston 25 News

Wimbledon player comes to aid of fainting ballboy with candy...

Quick reactions are a hallmark of being a professional tennis player and Jodie Burrage showed the Wimbledon crowd she could respond to adversity quickly...

 2022-06-27 15:45 

Boston 25 News

Justices side with doctors convicted in pain pill schemes...

The Supreme Court has ruled for doctors who face criminal charges for overprescribing powerful pain medication, in a case arising from the opioid addiction crisis...

 2022-06-27 15:44 

The Boston Globe

Clarence Thomas says he would hear 'hate group' appeal, revisit libel law...

US Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas renewed his call to roll back the constitutional protections against defamation lawsuits, saying he would have heard arguments from a Christian ministry labeled an "anti-LGBT hate group" because of its diss...

 2022-06-27 15:44 

WCVB

Pay increase for 7,600 employees at New England supermarket chain...

Raises took effect this week for three-quarters of the company's workforce....

 2022-06-27 15:40 

Boston 25 News

Stocks sway on Wall Street, cool off after winning week...

Stocks swayed in morning trading on Wall Street Monday as the market cools off following a rare winning week...

 2022-06-27 15:40 

Boston 25 News

1 dead, 10 injured as storm pummels southern Dutch city...

One person has been killed and about 10 injured as a "weak tornado" ripped through a historic fishing town in the southern Netherlands, tearing the roofs off at least four houses and sending caf furniture flying through the streets...

 2022-06-27 15:40 

WCVB

Solar patio umbrellas sold at Costco recalled after multiple fires...

The umbrellas were sold at Costco warehouses and online for between $130 and $160 from December 2020 through May 2022....

 2022-06-27 15:36 

WGGB

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Company buying Trump’s social media app faces subpoenas...

The new probe could make it more difficult for Trump to finance his social media company....

 2022-06-27 15:35 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong says he’s moving to the UK following Roe v. Wade decision...

The man who wrote the ballad "Good Riddance" may be saying exactly that to the United States....

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