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 2020-06-06 20:00 

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55 additional COVID-19 deaths reported in Massachusetts, 575 new cases...

The total number of confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts is now up to 103,132....

 2020-06-06 18:17 

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Virus exposes sharp economic divide: College vs. non-college...

The damage inflicted on the job market since February has highlighted a widening line of inequality based on education....

 2020-06-06 17:57 

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Prince Charles Opened Up About Missing His Grandchildren...

Prince Charles spoke about being unable to see his father, Prince Philip, ahead of his 99th birthday on June 10....

 2020-06-06 17:30 

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U.S. Marine Corps orders removal of confederate flags including on clothing, bumper stickers, mugs...

The ban prohibits the flag appearing on clothing, bumper stickers and more....

 2020-06-06 17:10 

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Gov. Baker says Phase 2 in Massachusetts will begin Monday...

When Phase 2 begins, restaurants will be able to serve diners outdoors and retailers can allow customers back inside for browsing, with capacity limits....

 2020-06-06 16:36 

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Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for most of Massachusetts...

The severe thunderstorm watch, which also covers all of New Hampshire, is expected to last until 8 p.m. Saturday....

 2020-06-06 16:22 

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With better-than-expected jobs report, GOP less energized for more virus aid...

An unexpectedly strong jobs report could further scramble an already uncertain picture for passing a fifth and possibly final coronavirus aid bill....

 2020-06-06 15:59 

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Senior Shout Outs: Fenway High, Hanover High, Reading Memorial...

Graduation ceremonies may be on hold -- but we want to make sure some deserving seniors still get a shoutout!...

 2020-06-06 15:57 

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Feeling hopeless after a tough week? Here are 5 things that may help...

The protests, unrest, outrage and fear have been impossible to ignore, and they come amid a pandemic that has already turned life upside down for many....

 2020-06-06 15:53 

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Senior Shout Outs: Central Catholic, Sturgis East, Beverly High...

Graduation ceremonies may be on hold -- but we want to make sure some deserving seniors still get a shoutout!...

 2020-06-06 15:42 

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Senior Shout Outs: Marshfield High, Excel Academy, WPI...

Graduation ceremonies may be on hold -- but we want to make sure some deserving seniors still get a shoutout!...

 2020-06-06 14:02 

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Surfer surprised with new surfboard for saving 8-year-old boy...

"I saw this little boy getting sucked out into the rocks," the surfer said. "So my first instinct was get back in the water and go get him."...

 2020-06-06 12:56 

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Tiger King: Jeff Lowe not surprised by ruling to grant control of zoo's land to Carole Baskin...

In 120 days, life as they know it at the G.W. Zoo in Wynnewood will be no more....

 2020-06-06 11:56 

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Man charged in connection with assault of girl posting flyers in support George Floyd...

The person who recorded the incident said the man called them: "Deviants who incite riots."...

 2020-06-06 11:35 

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National updates: A second memorial for George Floyd will take place after another night of protests...

The remembrance of George Floyd's life in the state he was born follows a night of de-escalation for protests in many cities across the U.S....

 2020-06-06 11:08 

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57 Buffalo officers quit special team after 2 officers suspended for allegedly shoving man to ground...

Fifty-seven police officers in Buffalo, New York, have resigned from the force's emergency response team following the suspension of two officers who allegedly pushed a 75-year-old protester to the ground....

 2020-06-06 11:00 

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Video- Hot, Humid And Turning Stormy...

Video- Hot, Humid And Turning Stormy...

 2020-06-06 10:49 

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National coronavirus updates: WHO calls on nations to encourage use of face masks where cases are spreading...

These updated recommendations, announced on Friday, are a shift from what WHO previously advised on masks, which was to not wear them if you are not sick or not caring for someone who is sick, in an effort to keep masks available for health workers....

 2020-06-06 07:36 

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau takes a knee at Black Lives Matter demonstration...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took a knee during a Black Lives Matter demonstration in Ottawa on Friday....

 2020-06-06 05:36 

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Demonstrators vow to sustain momentum until change happens...

Protesters stirred by the death of George Floyd vowed Friday to turn an extraordinary outpouring of grief into a sustained movement as demonstrations shifted to a calmer, but no less determined focus on addressing racial injustice....

 2020-06-06 04:50 

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Captured on camera: Ohio police officer comforts young girl, gives her teddy bear after shooting...

An Ohio police officer was captured on camera comforting a young girl after a shooting....

 2020-06-06 03:50 

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Facebook removes nearly 200 accounts tied to hate groups...

Facebook has removed nearly 200 social media accounts linked to white supremacy groups that planned to encourage members to attend protests over police killings of black people — in some cases with weapons, company officials said Friday....

 2020-06-06 02:49 

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Powerful moments mark Brookline rally, march...

There were powerful moments in Brookline that brought some to tears, and while some say this is progress, there is still a long way to go....

 2020-06-06 02:44 

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Joe Biden formally clinches Democratic presidential nomination...

Joe Biden pulled together the 1,991 delegates needed to become the nominee after seven states and the District of Columbia held presidential primaries Tuesday....

 2020-06-06 02:37 

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Video: Showers, storms likely Saturday...

Warm, humid conditions on Saturday will lead to showers and thunderstorms during the afternoon hours....

 2020-06-06 02:23 

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Mass. restaurants, businesses await Gov. Baker's Phase 2 decision Saturday...

When Phase 2 begins, restaurants will be able to serve diners outdoors and retailers can allow customers back inside for browsing, with capacity limits....

 2020-06-06 02:23 

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Restaurants, businesses ready for governor to launch Phase 2 of Mass. reopening...

When Phase 2 begins, restaurants will be able to serve diners outdoors and retailers can allow customers back inside for browsing, with capacity limits....

 2020-06-06 02:21 

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Diverse crowd gathers in Lawrence with message of racial equality, peace...

The diverse crowd in Lawrence shares the same goal: an end to police brutality and racial injustice in America....

 2020-06-06 01:37 

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Attorney General Barr says he didn't give tactical order to clear protesters...

The White House and others said repeatedly that the attorney general ordered officers to clear the park....

 2020-06-06 01:26 

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New England man charged with fraudulently seeking COVID-19 stimulus money disappears...

The feds say he's apparently cut off his GPS-monitoring device and disappeared....

 2020-06-06 01:04 

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2nd Cape Cod COVID-19 site to open...

Cape Cod Healthcare has announced that it will open a second drive-thru coronavirus testing site for the region....

 2020-06-06 00:57 

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Breonna Taylor would have been 27 today. Here's where her case stands....

Three officers involved in her shooting have not been charged with any crimes....

 2020-06-06 00:52 

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Police officer facing charges after using baton to strike protester's head, Philadelphia DA says...

The 21-year-old got stitches and about 10 staples in the back of his head, his lawyer said....

 2020-06-06 00:12 

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Part doctor, part politician sees two pandemics linked...

On weekends, Dr. Jon Santiago works at the Boston Medical Center ER, where he has seen firsthand the impact of COVID-19....

 2020-06-05 23:54 

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Halloran: Stop arguing over nickels and dimes, and play ball!...

"Take the hit, or maybe America's Pastime will be a thing of the past in no time," he says....

 2020-06-05 23:52 

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Friday demonstrations honoring George Floyd remain peaceful...

Thousands of people came together across Massachusetts for peaceful demonstrations, rallies, marches and vigils Friday in response to the death of George Floyd....

 2020-06-05 23:50 

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New law easing terms of popular small business loan program tied to shutdowns...

President Donald Trump has signed new legislation easing some of the policies surrounding the Paycheck Protection Program under the federal coronavirus relief bill....

 2020-06-05 23:49 

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Video: Humidity into Saturday, with threat of storms...

Mike Wankum has a look at the forecast for the weekend ahead....

 2020-06-05 23:48 

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Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand donating $100 million in racial, social justice effort...

"Black lives matter," Jordan and his brand said in a statement....

 2020-06-05 23:40 

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Protesters, police embrace after Brookline march, rally...

After the march, a group gathered outside the Brookline police station. Officers and protesters were seen talking and embracing....

 2020-06-05 23:15 

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NFL commissioner says league wants to be part of much-needed change...

After calls from players, the NFL has released a statement calling out oppression and pushing for change....

 2020-06-05 23:14 

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Hundreds gather for peaceful demonstration in Lawrence...

Hundreds of people gathered on the Common across from Lawrence City Hall holding signs, and raising their voices to call for systemic change, in the wake of George Floyd's death, and numerous other acts of police brutality....

 2020-06-05 22:35 

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Some taxpayers waiting months for tax refunds...

Tax day is getting close once again, but some who filed returns before the pandemic are still waiting for refunds....

 2020-06-05 22:31 

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Mass. doctor sees connection between protests, COVID-19 impact on minority communities...

An emergency room doctor and Mass. elected official is looking at the connections between racial inequality protests and the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-06-05 22:29 

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Peaceful march in Brookline...

In Cleveland Circle, demonstrators marched from Cassidy Playground to Amory Park....

 2020-06-05 22:20 

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'Equality and black lives really matter,' Lawrence demonstrator says...

" ... they got to make it known that equality and black lives really matter. This is how we really show to the outside forces what we are capable of doing ... "...

 2020-06-05 22:06 

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'8 Can't Wait' initiative drawing tangible traction in call for justice reform...

A push to bring change to policing is gaining traction....

 2020-06-05 21:56 

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Dr. Shira Doron answers COVID-19 questions...

Dr. Shira Doron, hospital epidemiologist at Tufts Medical Center, answers questions about COVID-19....

 2020-06-05 21:48 

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Superintendents representing 33 districts speak out to end racism...

School leaders representing nearly three dozen districts and 100,000 students gathered together Friday to denounce racism....

 2020-06-05 21:43 

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Nubian Square demonstration honors Breonna Taylor...

A gathering in Roxbury's Nubian Square is honoring the life of Breonna Taylor, the Kentucky EMT killed by police in her home. Friday would have been her 27th birthday....

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