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 2021-03-07 21:36 

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From vote to virus, misinformation campaign targets Latinos...

The flow of misinformation aimed at Latinos has intensified since Election Day, researchers and political analysts say, stoking Donald Trump's baseless claims that the election was stolen and false narratives around the mob that overran the Capitol. M...

 2021-03-07 21:35 

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Driver sought after fatal hit-and-run in Bridgewater...

Police were dispatched at 12:40 a.m. to the intersection of Auburn and Summer streets after a passing motorist found the unconscious victim, "who had suffered obvious trauma," on the roadway, police said in a statement....

 2021-03-07 21:23 

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Amid the rubble of Mosul, Pope Francis offers a salve for Iraq's wounds...

After the Islamic State group took control of Mosul seven years ago and declared it the capital of its caliphate, the terrorist group sought to strike fear deep into the West by vowing to conquer Rome. But on Sunday it was Pope Francis who came to the lib...

 2021-03-07 21:19 

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Calls grow for Cuomo to quit from top New York lawmakers...

The two top Democrats in New York's legislature withdrew their support for Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday amid mounting allegations of sexual harassment and undercounting COVID-19 deaths in nursing homes....

 2021-03-07 21:18 

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Mass. reports 48,234 new COVID-19 vaccinations Sunday...

The number of coronavirus vaccinations administered in Massachusetts rose by 48,234 to 2,117,862, state officials reported Sunday....

 2021-03-07 21:17 

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To show loyalty to Trump, Republican state officials nationwide push new voting restrictions...

Republican elected officials in Montana and more than 40 other states are proposing voting restrictions to respond to the distrust in the system stoked by fact-free allegations of fraud from former president Trump....

 2021-03-07 20:58 

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'We will get through this, together,' R.I. Governor McKee says in inaugural speech...

Former lieutenant governor steps in after Gina M. Raimondo named to President Biden's Cabinet....

 2021-03-07 20:47 

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Were you sent a tax form for a job you never had? Identity theft may be to blame...

How many Uber drivers are out there using fake identities? Uber won't say how many complaints it has received. But an accountant said these kinds of cases are cropping up with greater frequency,...

 2021-03-07 20:18 

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For Biogen, it's been a rough ride...

It started a year ago, when the Cambridge biotech's executive conference became a COVID-19 'superspreader' event....

 2021-03-07 20:02 

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Governor Cuomo vows to stay in office amid new allegations...

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo again vowed Sunday not to resign following a wave of sexual harassment allegations that have come as his administration faces mounting criticism of its attempts to conceal data about COVID-19 deaths in nursing homes....

 2021-03-07 19:59 

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Blasts hit military barracks in Equatorial Guinea, with many feared dead...

A series of explosions rocked the city of Bata in the central African nation of Equatorial Guinea on Sunday, killing at least 20 people, news reports said, and most likely injuring untold more....

 2021-03-07 19:42 

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Murder, but gentler: 'Cozy' mysteries are a pandemic-era balm...

For some, in an unfathomably complex year, a gently told tale of murder and mayhem whittles the sharp edges of reality to a manageable, smooth surface....

 2021-03-07 18:41 

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Workers worry about safety and stress as states ease mask rules...

As more jurisdictions join Texas, Mississippi and other states in lifting mask mandates and easing restrictions on businesses, many essential workers — including bartenders, restaurant servers and retail workers — are relieved by changes that ...

 2021-03-07 18:29 

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GOP pushes bills to allow social media 'censorship' lawsuits...

Republican state lawmakers are pushing for social media giants to face costly lawsuits for policing content on their websites, taking aim at a federal law that prevents internet companies from being sued for removing posts....

 2021-03-07 18:23 

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Grammy performers: Taylor Swift, BTS, Cardi B, Billie Eilish...

Taylor Swift, BTS, Cardi B and Billie Eilish are set to perform at next week's Grammy Awards....

 2021-03-07 18:00 

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Tom Brady reportedly negotiating new contract with Buccaneers...

Brady currently has one year remaining on the two-year contract he signed with Tampa Bay that was reportedly worth $50 million....

 2021-03-07 17:52 

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Biden order moves to blunt GOP 'assault' on voting rights...

President Joe Biden issued an executive order mandating federal departments and agencies increase efforts to help Americans register to vote, as the White House looks for ways to offset Republican efforts to toughen voting standards....

 2021-03-07 17:22 

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Manchin says he's open to at least some filibuster reform...

Senator Joe Manchin opened the door Sunday to reforming the filibuster, which requires 60 votes to pass most bills in the Senate, possibly by making it harder to invoke the maneuver. That could mean requiring opposition members to actually speak on the fl...

 2021-03-07 17:18 

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Nurses at Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester plan rally, strike over contract...

The union is fighting for increased staffing levels at the hospital, saying in a statement that the strike is the latest effort to "convince Tenet to improve the patient care conditions at the facility, poor conditions that have only been exacerbated ...

 2021-03-07 17:10 

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Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons will not play in NBA All-Star Game due to COVID-19 exposure...

Embiid and Simmons, while in Philadelphia, came in contact with an individual who tested positive. No other All-Stars or coaches were affected....

 2021-03-07 15:31 

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Many Americans remain unconvinced by coronavirus vaccine...

The White House now says all American adults will be able to get a Covid-19 vaccination by the end of May. Convincing a sizable portion of the U.S. public to be immunized is another matter....

 2021-03-07 15:00 

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State Police say victim of fatal Canton crash was 17-year-old boy from Natick...

The victim of a fatal crash in Canton late Saturday night was identified as a 17-year-old boy from Natick, State Police said on Sunday....

 2021-03-07 13:05 

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Iranian-British national ends 5-year sentence in spy case...

A British-Iranian woman held in an Iranian prison for five years on widely refuted spying charges ended her sentence on Sunday, her lawyer said, although it remains unclear when she can leave the country....

 2021-03-07 10:18 

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Biden to mark 'Bloody Sunday' by signing voting-rights order...

President Biden plans to sign an executive order directing federal agencies to take a series of steps to promote voting access, a move that comes as congressional Democrats press for a sweeping voting and elections bill to counter efforts to restrict voti...

 2021-03-07 10:15 

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Roslindale fire displaces four, results in an estimated $400,000 in damages...

Four people and three dogs were displaced after a fire broke out around midnight at a two-family home in Roslindale, the Boston Fire Department said....

 2021-03-07 09:00 

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Biden must boost global vaccine supply...

The US government should act quickly to ramp up vaccine supply by curtailing restrictions on patents....

 2021-03-07 08:00 

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Race-based admissions are wrong, and it's time the Supreme Court said so...

In pursuit of 'diversity,' Harvard discriminates against Asian Americans....

 2021-03-07 07:30 

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The GOP has its guy, still (yep, that guy)...

Maybe next time, their ultimate goal will be realized: to actually overturn a presidential race won decisively by the Democrats, successfully disenfranchising millions, and installing a dictator-for-life....

 2021-03-07 07:00 

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I fear my students will decide they prefer online classes...

When this is all over, I don't think college campuses will snap back to being just as they were....

 2021-03-07 06:19 

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Here's what you need to know about the stimulus bill...

The Senate passed its version of the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan on Saturday. The pandemic relief bill now goes back to the House of Representatives, which must approve the Senate's changes before it can go to President Biden's desk. Here a...

 2021-03-07 06:07 

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More than you need to know about Harry, Meghan, and Oprah...

On Sunday, CBS will broadcast a two-hour interview between the majestic ceremonial figurehead of the United States, Oprah Winfrey, and two nonworking members of the British royal family. Here's what you don't need to know, but might care to find o...

 2021-03-07 05:31 

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Bloody Sunday memorial to honor late civil rights giants...

The commemoration of a pivotal moment in the fight for voting rights for African Americans will honor four giants of the civil rights movement who lost their lives in 2020, including the late US Representative John Lewis....

 2021-03-07 05:09 

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Harry, Meghan to delve into tough royal split with Oprah...

Sunday night's airing of a two-hour special hosted by Oprah Winfrey will provide the first, and unprecedented, peek into the couple's departure from royal duties and the strains it has placed on them....

 2021-03-07 05:00 

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Housing density divides City Hall...

A string of ZBA rejections for proposed basement dwellings in East Boston and Charlestown have raised eyebrows| realestate.boston.com...

 2021-03-07 05:00 

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Today in History...

Today is Sunday, March 7, the 66th day of 2021 There are 299 days left in the year....

 2021-03-07 05:00 

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Home repair column returns with renovation expert at helm...

Today, the Boston Globe reintroduces a popular series that answers homeowner questions about projects or problems related to their homes. | realestate.boston.com...

 2021-03-07 05:00 

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How to stay warm and safe in a winter power outage...

Winter blackouts don't have to be life-threatening. There's a lot you can do to navigate them safely, much of which can be accomplished long before a storm hits. | realestate.boston.com...

 2021-03-07 04:52 

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1 dead, several injured, in I-93 crash in Canton...

The crash occurred around 10:30 p.m. Saturday in a southbound lane near Exit 2B, State Police said....

 2021-03-07 04:29 

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Third ex-Cuomo aide recounts inappropriate behavior, report says...

A former aide of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo became the third woman to accuse him of inappropriate behavior as she recounted unwanted advances at the workplace, the Wall Street Journal reported....

 2021-03-07 04:24 

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Winchester woman flown to Boston hospital after head-on crash in NH...

Maura Oray, 32, was driving a Honda Fit that crashed with a Volkswagen Jetta near 671 Bridge St. in Pelham shortly before 7:30 p.m. in Pelham, police said....

 2021-03-07 03:54 

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US gives hope to previously denied asylum seekers in camp...

In a camp at the US-Mexico border, some asylum seekers were told by officials that the US government may reopen their cases and they would eventually be able to enter the US to wait out the asylum process....

 2021-03-07 03:51 

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A Mexican restaurant in Texas kept its mask rule. People threatened to call ICE on the staff...

Texas Governor Greg Abbott's decision to lift the mask mandate will make Texas the largest state to not require masks, which has not come easily for many businesses that are navigating the enforcement of mask rules to protect employees and customers w...

 2021-03-07 03:20 

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Thousands of Microsoft customers may have been victims of hack tied to China...

Businesses and government agencies in the United States that use a Microsoft email service have been compromised in an aggressive hacking campaign that was probably sponsored by the Chinese government, Microsoft said....

 2021-03-07 02:40 

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Cuomo's behavior created 'hostile, toxic' workplace culture for decades, former aides say...

What Governor Andrew Cuomo has touted as an aggressive style goes far beyond that behind the scenes, according to more than 20 people who have worked with him from the 1990s to the present....

 2021-03-07 02:35 

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Northeastern women take charge against Providence to capture fourth straight Hockey East title...

Aerin Frankel made 29 saves to turn aside the Friars....

 2021-03-07 01:15 

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For openers, Melrose girls' volleyball sweeps Stoneham...

Elena Soukos paced the Red Raiders with 10 kills in the 25-3, 25-13, 25-12 Middlesex League victory....

 2021-03-07 01:01 

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BU men lose to Colgate in Patriot League basketball tournament...

Javante McCoy scored a season-high 27 points but it wasn't enough for the Terriers....

 2021-03-07 00:27 

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Commissioner Adam Silver hopeful fans can attend NBA games in near future...

As vaccinations rise around the country, Silver said, "Maybe for the first time in the past year, I'm fairly optimistic right now" about the return of fans to NBA arenas....

 2021-03-07 00:02 

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Ageless wonder Lee Westwood charges up leaderboard, takes over Bay Hill lead...

Westwood, who will turn 48 next month, ended the day at 11-under 205....

 2021-03-06 23:57 

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Mass. surpasses 16,000 deaths due to COVID-19...

The state's death rate is fourth in the country, and despite a recent slowdown in new cases and deaths, it crossed a new threshold Saturday when the state reported 52 new deaths, pushing its toll to 16,044....

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