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 2020-06-01 13:01 

Boston 25 News

Michael Jordan, ‘pained and plain angry,’ joins call for reform after death of George Floyd...

Enough is enough, Michael Jordan said Sunday....

 2020-06-01 13:00 

Advisor Perspectives

Markit Manufacturing: "Ongoing COVID-19 impact drags output down further in May"...

The May US Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index conducted by Markit came in at 39.8, up 3.7 from the 36.1 final April figure. Markit's Manufacturing PMI is a diffusion index: A reading above 50 indicates expansion in the sector; below 50 indic...

 2020-06-01 13:00 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Dutch museums reopen, masterpieces back on show...

Some of the most beloved museums in the world have reopened to the public in the Netherlands, with Rembrandt's "The Night Watch" and Van Gogh's "Sunflowers" back on show...

 2020-06-01 12:57 

WHDH

Boy, 9, with cerebral palsy completes marathon on his walker, half a mile at a time...

(CNN) — A 9-year-old boy with cerebral palsy and autism has raised $100,000 for charity after completing a marathon up and down his street using......

 2020-06-01 12:54 

CBS Boston

A-Rod, Jennifer Lopez Sought Robert Kraft's Advice About Buying Mets...

Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez are taking another swing at buying the New York Mets. The power couple is apparently seeking the advice of Patriots owner Robert Kraft in their endeavor -- and a potential investor....

 2020-06-01 12:54 

WCVB

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison to take lead in George Floyd case...

The move comes amid fiery protests through the U.S. that have demanded justice for George Floyd's killing....

 2020-06-01 12:52 

The Boston Globe

The dos and don'ts for Phase 2 of Rhode Island's reopening...

State officials were still issuing new guidance for reopening as late as Saturday, so you can expect some confusion this week....

 2020-06-01 12:50 

WHDH

LL Bean joins retailers, state parks in new wave of openings in Maine...

FREEPORT, Maine (AP) — L.L. Bean reopened its shuttered 24-hour flagship store that had closed since mid-March on Monday, part of a new wave of......

 2020-06-01 12:49 

Boston 25 News

On a ticking clock, college athletes left hanging by coronavirus cancellations...

For the time since the shutdown, some athletes have the option of returning to campus for voluntary workouts. What remains ahead for the fall season is still uncertain. Schools and the NCAA are wrestling with how they can commit to sports and still keep e...

 2020-06-01 12:48 

WCVB

Video: Sunny day with temps in 60s...

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

 2020-06-01 12:47 

The Conversation

Native American tribes' pandemic response is hamstrung by many inequities...

Johnnie Henry, president of the Navajo Nation's Church Rock chapter house community center, hauls drinking water to neighbors in Gallup, N.M., May 7, 2020. AP Photo/Morgan Lee The SARS-CoV-2 virus is novel, but pandemic threats to indigenous peoples a...

 2020-06-01 12:45 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Truck driver who rolled into protest arrested...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's spokesman says arrests and assaults on journalists covering protests in the United States are "very concerning."...

 2020-06-01 12:43 

CBS Boston

'We Want Justice': Celtics Players March In Response To George Floyd's Death...

Several members of the Boston Celtics spent part of Sunday night marching in the streets of Boston as part of a peaceful protest following the death of George Lloyd....

 2020-06-01 12:43 

WHDH

World's reaction to US weaves solidarity, calls to change...

BANGKOK (AP) — Several thousand people marched in New Zealand's largest city on Monday to protest the killing of George Floyd in the U.S. as......

 2020-06-01 12:39 

CBS Boston

Cam Newton, Patriots Reportedly Talked Early In Offseason...

At this point in time, it appears as though Cam Newton is not a part of the Patriots' post-Tom Brady world. But according to a new report, the Patriots at least considered that as a possibility....

 2020-06-01 12:30 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Soldiers, Kentucky officers kill man in shooting...

The police chief of Louisville, Kentucky, says police officers and National Guard soldiers enforcing a curfew in Louisville killed a man early Monday when they returned fire after someone in a large group fired at them first...

 2020-06-01 12:30 

Boston 25 News

Zimbabwe summons US envoy over White House adviser's comment...

Zimbabwe has summoned the U.S. ambassador in Harare to a meeting over comments by a White House official suggesting Zimbabwe is among "foreign adversaries" that could face retaliation for trying to foment unrest in the U.S. over the death of Georg...

 2020-06-01 12:30 

Boston 25 News

Wall Street futures slip amid protests, world markets rise...

Global markets are mostly up after President Donald Trump avoided reigniting a trade war with China...

 2020-06-01 12:29 

Boston 25 News

George Floyd: What happened in the last 30 minutes of his life?...

Cities across the United States have seen protests, violence and looting during the past six days after viral videos showed a police officer driving his knee into the neck of a man prone on a sidewalk there on Memorial Day. What happened that lead to the ...

 2020-06-01 12:27 

WHDH

Louisville police and soldiers return fire, killing man...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police officers and National Guard soldiers enforcing a curfew in Louisville killed a man early Monday when they returned fire after......

 2020-06-01 12:25 

Boston 25 News

Hong Kong blocks Tiananmen vigil; rush on for UK passports...

Hong Kong police rejected an application for an annual candlelight vigil marking the anniversary this week of the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown, as residents rushed to apply for passports that could allow them to move to the United Kingdom...

 2020-06-01 12:25 

Boston 25 News

South Africa eases; liquor is sold, school openings delayed...

Many South Africans spent their Monday morning lining up outside liquor stores, as alcohol sales were allowed again after a two-month ban because of the coronavirus outbreak...

 2020-06-01 12:23 

WHDH

Deadly police raid fuels call to end 'no knock' warrants...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — It's the stuff of nightmares: Breonna Taylor and her boyfriend were in bed when a trio of armed men smashed through......

 2020-06-01 12:23 

WCVB

Pier 1 is officially going out of business...

Pier 1 aims to have all its stores permanently shuttered by October....

 2020-06-01 12:21 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

Monday marks nine years since June 2011 tornado...

(WGGB/WSHM) -- Monday marks nine years since a tornado touched down in western Massachusetts....

 2020-06-01 12:20 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: 'Virus-free' Montenegro lets in foreign tourists...

Montenegro, the first country in Europe to declare itself "coronavirus-free," has started letting in foreign tourists as it seeks to salvage the tourism season following the virus outbreak...

 2020-06-01 12:19 

Boston.com

Trump took shelter in White House bunker as protests raged...
 2020-06-01 12:18 

The Conversation

Antibody injections could fight COVID-19 infections an infectious disease expert explains the prospects...

Antibodies (pink) attacking a virus particle (blue). STEVEN MCDOWELL/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY Antibodies are part of us literally. We have billions of them in our bodies with a combined weight of about 100 grams, or about the weight of a bar of soap. If ther...

 2020-06-01 12:17 

CBS Boston

Pier 1 Is Officially Going Out Of Business...

Pier 1 is officially closing up shop after receiving approval from a bankruptcy court to cease and liquidate its retail operations....

 2020-06-01 12:17 

The Conversation

Clear masks for caregivers mean young children can keep learning from adults' faces...

Babies love to look at faces for good reason. monzenmachi/E+ via Getty Images As daycare centers and pre-kindergartens begin to reopen around the U.S., the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends masks be worn by teachers, care workers and c...

 2020-06-01 12:17 

The Conversation

How a new biotech rule will foster distrust with the public and impede progress in science...

Does CRISPR really make it easier for all scientists to produce gene edited crops and animals? Maywa Montenegro , CC BY-SA In May, federal regulators finalized a new biotechnology policy that will bring sweeping changes to the U.S. food system. Dubbed ...

 2020-06-01 12:16 

The Conversation

What makes something smell good or bad?...

Cookies taste so good. Smell tells us that before we even take a bite. How? Jennifer Pallian/Unsplash Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you'd like an expert to answer, send it to curiouskidsus@theconversation.co...

 2020-06-01 12:16 

The Conversation

Robo-umps are coming to Major League Baseball, and the game will never be the same...

Will robo-umps make the game of baseball better or worse? AP Photo/Julio Cortez The Houston Astros' use of cameras to steal signs and conceivably cheat to win the World Series has driven many recent conversations about the place and meaning of technol...

 2020-06-01 12:15 

Boston 25 News

Fortunes of Berlin clubs changed by Bundesliga's virus break...

The Bundesliga's break has changed the fortunes of the Berlin clubs...

 2020-06-01 12:12 

WGGB

[ Springfield ]

Tonight's U.S. Senate primary debate: what to expect, when to watch...

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- On Monday, Western Mass News is proud to be hosting the 2020 U.S. Senate primary debate, as incumbent Sen. Ed Markey and challenger Congressman Joe Kennedy...

 2020-06-01 12:10 

WHDH

Protests force Target, CVS and Walmart to close some stores...

U.S. retailers large and small have closed some of their stores across the country because of disruptions caused by the widespread street protests over the......

 2020-06-01 12:05 

WHDH

Massachusetts Senate to hold listening sessions on recovery...

BOSTON (AP) — The Massachusetts Senate is planning to host a series of virtual listening sessions on what steps the state needs to take to......

 2020-06-01 12:05 

Boston.com

TOBACCO BAN Flavored tobacco sales are now limited to smoking bars in Mass. Here's what to know....

You have to go to a smoking bar to find these products under the new law....

 2020-06-01 12:03 

WHDH

Primaries become test run for campaigning during coronavirus...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Tuesday's primaries in eight states are the biggest test to date of campaigning during the coronavirus era, a way for parties......

 2020-06-01 12:01 

The Boston Globe

Clean up begins as Boston wakes up following a night of looting and violence...

Dozens of businesses in Downtown Crossing and the Back Bay, already facing economic strains due to the coronoravirus pandemic shutdown, will be tallying property damage Monday as the city awakens to the aftermath of peaceful protests over the murder of Ge...

 2020-06-01 12:01 

WHDH

Civil unrest could influence Biden's search for running mate...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden's search for a running mate could be reshaped by the police killing of George Floyd and the unrest it has......

 2020-06-01 12:00 

CBS Boston

MLB Players Make Counteroffer To Owners For 114-Game Season And Coronavirus Opt-Out...

When MLB owners made their proposal to the MLBPA last week, the union was reportedly so upset that it was not immediately clear if a counteroffer would even be made. Now, though, the players have made their offer....

 2020-06-01 12:00 

Boston Herald

Embrace the Italian tang: Roasted chicken and vegetables in agrodolce...

Italian cuisine has its own sweet and sour sauce, and it's called agrodolce....

 2020-06-01 11:55 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Japanese MotoGP canceled because of virus...

The Japanese MotoGP has been canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-06-01 11:54 

WHDH

Trump took shelter in White House bunker as protests raged...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service agents rushed President Donald Trump to a White House bunker on Friday night as hundreds of protesters gathered outside the......

 2020-06-01 11:40 

Boston.com

Celtics 3 Celtics players took part in Boston protests related to the death of George Floyd...
 2020-06-01 11:40 

Boston 25 News

Vatican centralizes contracting to cut waste, corruption...

The Vatican is centralizing its contracting and procurement procedures in a bid to cut waste, root out corruption and bring the Holy See's finances into the 21st century...

 2020-06-01 11:36 

Boston.com

BOSTON PROTESTS Police: About 40 people arrested, 7 officers transported to hospitals after protests turned violent...
 2020-06-01 11:35 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: WHO: Pandemic disrupted some treatments...

The World Health Organization says that the ongoing coronavirus pandemic disrupted treatment services for people with high blood pressure and diabetes in about half of the countries it surveyed last month...

 2020-06-01 11:35 

Boston 25 News

Turkey eases lockdown as restaurants reopen, flights resume...

Turkish Airlines has resumed limited domestic flights, restaurants have welcomed sit-in customers and beaches and museums reopened as Turkey's broadest easing of coronavirus restrictions came into effect...

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