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 2021-03-05 21:25 

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Poll says 70% of Americans support President Biden's coronavirus pandemic response...

Roundup of national and global coronavirus news....

 2021-03-05 21:14 

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Gillian Anderson on Alec Baldwin's accent snark, and Prince Harry's view of 'The Crown'...

In a live, online conversation Friday with Brandeis history professor Alice Kelikian, The Crown actress discussed recent and upcoming work....

 2021-03-05 21:11 

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Bruins detail how to get tickets to games at TD Garden beginning March 23...

With TD Garden operating at 12 percent capacity, priority will be given to season-ticket holders, game plan holders and Boston Garden Society members....

 2021-03-05 21:04 

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All hail the bus as the answer to vaccine inequities...

Turning public buses into mobile COVID-19 vaccine clinics could increase vaccine adoption rates....

 2021-03-05 21:02 

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Mass. reports 74,520 new COVID-19 vaccinations, including 4,406 new Johnson & Johnson shots...

The number of totally vaccinated people - those with either two shots of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccines, or one shot of the J & J vaccine - rose to 650,411....

 2021-03-05 20:45 

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The economy added 379,000 jobs in February as unemployment drops slightly...

The level surpassed analysts' estimates but remains below the rate needed to regain the more than 9 million jobs lost since last year....

 2021-03-05 20:26 

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5 indicted in alleged cheating, assault incidents at Encore casino...

A Middlesex County grand jury on Friday handed up indictments against an Encore Boston Harbor card dealer and two other people in connection with an alleged scam to pilfer $23,500 over two nights by cheating at a game called Baccarat, state Attorney Gener...

 2021-03-05 20:17 

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At Boston's public exam schools, it's equity vs. privilege...

A recently filed lawsuit isn't about equity. It's about preserving the disadvantageous status quo....

 2021-03-05 20:14 

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Viewers continue to lose out in dispute between NESN and YouTube TV...

NESN, the regional sports network home of Bruins and Red Sox broadcasts, was dropped by YouTube TV on Oct. 31....

 2021-03-05 19:52 

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How Dr. Seuss became the second highest-paid dead celebrity...

Earning $33 million in 2020, the children's book author is second only to Michael Jackson among deceased celebrities. Where does the money come from?...

 2021-03-05 19:45 

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Hit me with your better shot...

Cartoonist Beth Wolfensberger Singer's take on the news....

 2021-03-05 19:42 

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Get lost inside a masterpiece with 'Imagine Van Gogh'...

Starting Dec. 21, visitors to the SoWa Power Station will be able to experience an immersive exhibition that transports them into more than 200 of the Dutch artist's paintings....

 2021-03-05 19:34 

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Climate change likely to hit hard on the North Shore, new report finds...

The report finds potentially catastrophic effects from rising seas and heavier storms on the beaches, sea walls, salt marshes, and a range of coastal development in 13 communities on the North Shore....

 2021-03-05 19:34 

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Real estate groups push for veto of climate bill, saying it could thwart economic recovery...

A business-backed lobbying push over one controversial provision could end up sinking the far-reaching climate and energy bill that the Legislature passed last week. The point of contention: one sentence that would allow cities and towns to adopt rules re...

 2021-03-05 19:24 

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In R.I., 43 percent of unemployment claims were suspected or confirmed fraud...

Since the pandemic began last March, the state has received 899,505 unemployment insurance claims, and 382,683 of those turned out to be suspected or confirmed fraud....

 2021-03-05 19:22 

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Here's a look at who's running the state's mass vaccination sites...

Some of the executives running the state's mass vaccination sites believe that their entrepreneurial mindset and ability to scale operations quickly gives them an advantage. The state apparently agrees....

 2021-03-05 19:22 

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Remembering a forgotten Red Sox owner — the one who acquired Babe Ruth...

Joe Lannin owned the team for only a few years in the teens of the 20th century, but he made his mark before his shocking death....

 2021-03-05 19:21 

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State education officials poised to vote on school reopening...

The Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education is slated to vote on a proposal Friday afternoon that would give Commissioner Jeffrey Riley the power to force districts to reopen their classrooms full-time, a move that is generating passiona...

 2021-03-05 19:12 

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Meet the Globe's 2020 fall All-Scholastics...
 2021-03-05 19:10 

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Season 3 of 'Shtisel' premieres this month on Netflix...

The nine-episode season was filmed during lockdown....

 2021-03-05 19:09 

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Meet the Boston Globe's fall 2019 All-Scholastics...
 2021-03-05 19:08 

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Canada clears Johnson & Johnson vaccine, first to approve four vaccines...

Like many countries, Canada does not have domestic production and has struggled with an immediate shortage of vaccines....

 2021-03-05 18:58 

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Meet the Globe's 2019-20 winter All-Scholastics...
 2021-03-05 18:51 

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Ben Affleck arrives in Back Bay Friday to shoot scene from 'The Tender Bar'...

The Oscar winner showed up bright and early at the Harvard Club of Boston on Commonwealth Avenue wearing a puffer jacket over a gray pinstripe suit and toting his favorite beverage, a Dunkin' iced coffee....

 2021-03-05 18:50 

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Blind date: 'The conversation started off really easy and stayed that way'...

Will these two Angelenos find a connection in Boston?...

 2021-03-05 18:46 

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Fenway Sports Group partner donated $250,000 to Florida governor after his private community was vaccinated...

Limited partner Bruce Rauner lives in an ultra-exclusive neighborhood that received its vaccinations before much of the state....

 2021-03-05 18:41 

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'You never know what your DNA's gonna bring up': Connecticut women find out they're biological sisters after working at the same restaurant...

When Cassandra Madison met Julia Tinetti working at a restaurant in New Haven, they knew they had a lot in common. But it wasn't until they started digging into their past that these fast friends realized just how connected they really were....

 2021-03-05 18:33 

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Fed Chair Powell offered a patient message. Markets quivered anyway....

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said he and his colleagues have a "high standard" for what full employment means, underscoring that the central bank is likely to be patient in removing its support for the economy....

 2021-03-05 18:25 

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A Medford couple is bringing diverse children's books to families every month...

Simmy Buck and her husband started Loving Little Minds, a nonprofit that ships a hand-picked selection of multicultural books to families every month....

 2021-03-05 18:02 

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Photos: Pope Francis arrives in Iraq...

The historic trip marks the first-ever papal to the Muslim country, and the pontiff's first international trip since the pandemic began. Security is tight In the wake of recent rocket attacks and airstrikes at a base in western Iraq where American and...

 2021-03-05 17:51 

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Democrats trim jobless benefits as Senate debates coronavirus relief bill...

Democrats agreed Friday to pare back emergency jobless benefits but extend them for an extra month, bidding to solidify support as the Senate approached a voting marathon on a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill....

 2021-03-05 17:44 

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Meet the latest members of the Globe Rhode Island team...

You don't hear a lot about growing local news operations these days, but that's what's happening here....

 2021-03-05 17:44 

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House impeachment manager sues Trump, allies over riot...

The California Democrat's suit, filed in federal court in Washington, alleges a conspiracy to violate civil rights, along with negligence, inciting a riot and inflicting emotional distress....

 2021-03-05 17:30 

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Tom Brady rookie card sells for a record $1.32 million - and Brady has something to say about it...

PWCC Marketplace, an Oregon-based company that brokered the sale of the card from Brady's 2000 season with the New England Patriots, announced the news on Instagram Thursday....

 2021-03-05 17:25 

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Dr. Seuss dominates Amazon's bestsellers list following news of discontinued titles...

As of Friday morning, 15 of the top 20 spots on Amazon's list were Seuss-related books and book collections....

 2021-03-05 17:23 

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Massachusetts school officials to postpone spring MCAS testing...

The announcement came hours before the Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education is slated to vote on a proposal that would give Commissioner Jeffrey Riley the power to force districts to reopen their schools full-time....

 2021-03-05 17:11 

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5 things to know if you want to sign up for a vaccine today in Mass....

Eligible to get the coronavirus vaccine? Anxious to protect yourself and others — and to get back to a more normal life? Here's what you need to know if you're looking to sign up Friday to get a vaccination....

 2021-03-05 17:10 

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Brown University scoops up University of Pennsylvania's head of athletics...

M. Grace Calhoun, a former varsity student-athlete who graduated from Brown in 1992, will become Brown's vice president of athletics and recreation in April....

 2021-03-05 17:06 

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New agreement could free Maine-based artist Robert Indiana's estate from lawsuit...

A New York-based copyright holder that sued the late artist Robert Indiana a day before his death has reached a settlement with his estate and the foundation set up to transform the artist's home into museum....

 2021-03-05 17:03 

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Wondering about Jackie Bradley Jr.s' place in Red Sox lore, and other thoughts...

Where does Bradley fit in team history — perhaps on the same level with players such as Jimmy Piersall, Marty Barrett, Rich Gedman, and Rick Burleson?...

 2021-03-05 16:54 

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Meghan Markle said talk with Oprah without royals' input 'liberating'...

The Duchess of Sussex has described to Oprah Winfrey how "liberating" it was to have a conversation — let alone a sit-down interview — with the television host without royal minders....

 2021-03-05 16:32 

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UK waits for Harry, Meghan's take on royal split in Oprah interview...

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will finally get the chance to tell the story behind their departure from royal duties directly to the public on Sunday, when their two-hour interview with Oprah Winfrey is broadcast....

 2021-03-05 16:26 

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Maine governor adjusts travel guidance to allow Mass. residents to visit without quarantining or producing a negative COVID-19 test...

Maine Governor Janet Mills on Friday announced that those traveling to the state from Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island can visit without quarantining or producing a negative COVID-19 test, effective today....

 2021-03-05 16:21 

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Construction worker flown to Boston hospital after fall at Needham job site...

A construction worker was transported via medflight to Mass General Hospital Friday morning after he fell 15 to 20 feet into a hole at a Needham construction site, officials said....

 2021-03-05 16:09 

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We stopped drinking. What to say to a friend who sent us wine?...

Plus, some tips for reconnecting with old acquaintances on social media....

 2021-03-05 16:08 

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Maia Chaka becomes first Black woman to be named NFL official...

Chaka enters the NFL after working at the college level in the Pac-12, and has been part of the league's development program for officials....

 2021-03-05 15:25 

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Minor earthquake shakes Connecticut early Friday morning...

The 1.9 magnitude quake struck near West Hartford, according to the US Geological Survey....

 2021-03-05 15:23 

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Don't put those winter coats away just yet...

It will not be as cold nor as windy as with the first arctic outbreak, but temperatures will be significantly below average for the next three days....

 2021-03-05 15:12 

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After dates with 60 people, I must ask, 'Am I too picky?'...

Is this letter writer too picky? Help....

 2021-03-05 15:10 

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I'm now vegetarian. How will that change my dating life?...

My family reacted negatively to the change. I'm wondering if the same will happen with prospective dates....

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