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 2018-07-20 11:52 

The Boston Globe

Harvard employee who asked neighbor if she lived in ‘affordable apartments’ placed on leave - The Boston GlobeHarvard employee who asked neighbor if she lived in ‘affordable apartments’ placed...

At least 11 people, including children, died after a boat carrying tourists on a Missouri lake capsized and sank Thursday night, the local sheriff said....

 2018-07-20 11:42 

The Boston Globe

Here’s what happens when startups go wrong - The Boston GlobeHere’s what happens when startups go wrong - The Boston Globe...

Not long ago, Boston companies Jibo and Jana showed a lot of promise, but now their survival is in doubt....

 2018-07-20 11:37 

CBS Boston

Fore River Bridge Could Be Named After Fallen Sgt. Michael Chesna...

A Weymouth bridge could be renamed in honor of Sgt. Michael Chesna, who was killed in the line of duty....

 2018-07-20 11:31 

Boston 25 News

3-alarm fire knocked down in Dorchester...
 2018-07-20 11:29 

Boston Herald

Sheriff: 11 people dead after Missouri tourist boat accident...

BRANSON, Mo....

 2018-07-20 11:28 

The Boston Globe

State Street to acquire Charles River Development for $2.6 billion - The Boston GlobeState Street to acquire Charles River Development for $2.6 billion - The Boston Globe...

Officials from the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative have placed Theresa Lund on leave "effective immediately."...

 2018-07-20 11:24 

CBS Boston

Keller @ Large: Nightmare Continues For MBTA Commuters...

These should be the best of times for the MBTA. But Jon Keller says the commute continues to be a nightmare....

 2018-07-20 11:24 

WHDH

Community honoring service member from Peabody recently ambushed in Afghanistan...

A local community is honoring a service member from Peabody whose unit was recently ambushed in Afghanistan. Hunter Josselyn, a graduate from Peabody Veterans Memorial......

 2018-07-20 11:07 

Boston 25 News

Police officer says prayer over boy before brain surgery...
 2018-07-20 10:56 

WHDH

'Fist Bump Kid' Liam Fitzgerald signs contract with WPI basketball team...

The "Fist Bump Kid" became a member of the Worcester Polytechnic Institute's men's basketball team Thursday. Liam Fitzgerald, 12, signed a contract to be a......

 2018-07-20 10:53 

Boston 25 News

17 hurt after unexpected tornadoes strike central Iowa...
 2018-07-20 10:51 

Boston Herald

Sea of blue fills streets to pay respects to fallen Sgt. Michael Chesna...

Police officers numbering in the thousands formed a sea of blue outside St....

 2018-07-20 10:50 

WCVB

Masterpieces on display at International Sand Sculpting Festival...

A gorgeous sunrise over Revere, where the International Sand Sculpting Festival is being held....

 2018-07-20 10:47 

WCVB

Wake Up Call from Boston Triathlon...

Friday's Wake Up Call comes from Boston!...

 2018-07-20 10:46 

WHDH

'We avoided a disaster': Bystander alerts officers of baby left in hot car...

ORANGE CITY, Fla. (WHDH) — An alert bystander is being credited with saving an 8-month's old life after a Florida mother left the baby in......

 2018-07-20 10:45 

The Conversation

Who owns the moon? A space lawyer answers...

Edwin E. 'Buzz' Aldrin Jr. poses for a photograph beside the U.S. flag deployed on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission on July 20, 1969. Neil A. Armstrong/NASA/AP Photo Most likely, this is the best-known picture of a flag ever taken: Buzz Aldri...

 2018-07-20 10:45 

CBS Boston

Massive Turnout Expected At Slain Weymouth Sgt. Michael Chesna's Funeral...

A Weymouth police officer who was shot and killed while investigating a car crash last weekend is being laid to rest....

 2018-07-20 10:45 

The Conversation

Pathogens attack plants like hackers, so my lab thinks about crop protection like cybersecurity...

Plant hackers at work: microscopic oomycete spores infiltrating a plant root. John Herlihy , CC BY-ND Plants feed us. Without them we're goners. Through thousands of years of genetic modification by selective breeding, humans have developed the crops ...

 2018-07-20 10:43 

The Conversation

Support for the Endangered Species Act remains high as congressional efforts to undermine it accelerate...

The endangered Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep. USFWS The Endangered Species Act , or "the Act," is arguably the most important law in the United States for conserving biodiversity and arresting the extinction of species. Congress passed the ESA in 19...

 2018-07-20 10:36 

The Conversation

Bloody uprising in Nicaragua could trigger the next Central American refugee crisis...

Militias guard a barricade after police and pro-government militias stormed a rebel-held neighborhood in Masaya, Nicaragua, on July 17, 2018. AP Photo/Cristibal Venegas Central American migrants have long been at the center of what consecutive U.S. admini...

 2018-07-20 10:36 

The Conversation

Why the war on poverty in the US isn't over, in 4 charts...

About 12.7 percent of Americans lived below the poverty line in 2016. StanislauV/shutterstock.com On July 12, President Trump's Council of Economic Advisers concluded that America's long-running war on poverty "is largely over and a success.&#...

 2018-07-20 10:36 

Boston.com

Still paying full retail for downtown parking? The car next to you might be getting a better deal...
 2018-07-20 10:35 

Boston.com

Trump to invite Putin to Capital; key aide stunned...
 2018-07-20 10:25 

Boston Herald

No easy answer to regain Generation Z's lost faith in media...

With everything that has been happening in the news recently, many youth seem to have lost faith in their local and national news sources....

 2018-07-20 10:23 

WCVB

Mom gets 40 years for killing 2-year-old son who wet bed, gave her 'sideways look'...

The mom reportedly admitted assaulting her son when she came home to find he had wet his bed and found him to be behaving "defiantly."...

 2018-07-20 10:21 

CBS Boston

NFL's New National Anthem Policy On Hold...

The NFL's two-month old national anthem policy is on hold....

 2018-07-20 10:11 

Boston 25 News

NFL, players union agree to halt new anthem policy for now, seek resolution...
 2018-07-20 10:11 

Boston Herald

Pastor plans to 'let liturgy speak for itself' at slain Weymouth officer's funeral...

Nothing in his 24 years as a priest could take away the tightness Chris Hickey felt in his belly as he stood at the door to Michael Chesna's...

 2018-07-20 10:06 

CBS Boston

Phantom Gourmet: Durk's Bar-B-Q In Providence...

All it takes for great barbecue is a good cut of meat, wood, smoke, fire, a little seasoning, and a lot of patience....

 2018-07-20 10:00 

Christian Science Monitor

Top Picks: Spotify's 'Songs to Sing in the Car,' PBS's 'Wonders of Mexico,' and more...

The NPR podcast 'Planet Money' makes economic news easy to understand, the movie 'The Forgiven' stars Forest Whitaker as Desmond Tutu, and more top picks....

 2018-07-20 10:00 

Computerworld

It was a JOKE, OK?...

Pilot fish's workplace is upgrading to use smart cards, but he's not thinking about that when he sees a pop-up about an update -- one that strikes fish as a little, um, fishy. "I thought, if something like that was to occur and need user inter...

 2018-07-20 09:58 

WHDH

Report: Weather was deteriorating before Alaska plane crash...

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A pilot flying in rapidly deteriorating weather in Alaska confused snow on a mountain with a body of water before crashing......

 2018-07-20 09:55 

CIO

CIO Spotlight: Martin de Martini, Y Soft Corporation...

Name: Martin de Martini Company: Y Soft Corporation Job title: CIO Time in current role: 18 years as a co-founder, 2 years as CIO Location: Brno, Czech Republic To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story)...

 2018-07-20 09:54 

WCVB

4-year-old dies, 2-year-old hospitalized after left in car...

A 4-year-old boy has died and his 2-year-old brother has been hospitalized after police say the two were left in a hot car in a Connecticut city....

 2018-07-20 09:50 

Boston 25 News

Officials considering 'surge' pricing for Mass. Pike tolls...
 2018-07-20 09:46 

WHDH

FTC cracks down on fraudulent military charities...

(WHDH) — The Federal Trade Commission announced two major actions Thursday to combat fraudulent military charities. The campaign, called Operation Donate with Honor, is aimed......

 2018-07-20 09:41 

Boston 25 News

3-year-old dies after being left inside Texas day care bus for hours, police say...
 2018-07-20 09:31 

WCVB

Deadly Boston duck boat accident 2 years ago prompted new safety regulations...

A deadly accident involving a duck boat in Boston prompted new safety regulations in Massachusetts....

 2018-07-20 09:30 

WHDH

5 injured in explosion in vehicle shop at Army depot...

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A small explosion Thursday in a vehicle shop at an Army depot injured five workers, three of them seriously, officials said.......

 2018-07-20 09:30 

CBS Boston

Summer Of Savings: Dog Sculptures and Caterpillar Frenzy...

This week's summer of savings is an animal takeover, going to the dogs and the caterpillars....

 2018-07-20 09:30 

WCVB

Video: Gorgeous day before clouds, rain settle in...

Get the latest Boston-area weather forecast....

 2018-07-20 09:30 

CIO

ArenaNet developers fired after being targeted for sexist abuse...

The video game industry is notoriously hostile to women — even more so than the IT industry as a whole, in my opinion. The lack of women characters in games themselves, dealing with sexism from co-workers, vicious harassment from fans and other play...

 2018-07-20 09:28 

Boston Herald

DA candidate says she feels pressured by local group...

A candidate for the Suffolk district attorney's seat said she believes other members of the black community are trying to push her and other...

 2018-07-20 09:28 

Boston Herald

Buckley: Keeping Rafael Devers the right call for Red Sox...

The few remaining baseball scouts still pounding a beat — that is, those who haven't been replaced by MIT sophomores — are traine...

 2018-07-20 09:28 

WHDH

Starbucks to open sign language store in Washington, DC...

Starbucks is opening a branch in Washington, D.C. where every worker has to be proficient in American Sign Language. The coffee house, set to open......

 2018-07-20 09:28 

WCVB

Woman temporarily becomes millionaire after account mix-up...

For a few minutes, a Boston woman says she was a millionaire....

 2018-07-20 09:26 

WCVB

Sgt. Chesna to be laid to rest...

A Massachusetts police officer who was shot and killed while investigating a car crash last weekend is being laid to rest....

 2018-07-20 09:26 

WCVB

Report: 3-year-old left behind after field trip dies in hot day care van...

"This was really just gross negligence...As a result, a child lost his life." Deputies recorded the temperature inside the bus as 113 degrees....

 2018-07-20 09:26 

WCVB

Slain Weymouth sergeant to be laid to rest...

A Massachusetts police officer who was shot and killed while investigating a car crash last weekend is being laid to rest....

 2018-07-20 09:23 

WHDH

Report: Wells Fargo charged customers for hidden services...

(AP) — Wells Fargo & Co. is in the process of refunding tens of millions of dollars to customers for products such as pet insurance, legal......

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