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 2020-06-01 10:00 

The Boston Globe

After closing off from the mainland, Block Island prepares to reopen...

When the coronavirus spread through Rhode Island three months ago, Block Island sealed itself off to protect its residents from illness. Now it's poised to reopen to outsiders with a mixture of hope and trepidation....

 2020-06-01 10:00 

Boston Herald

Devin McCourty to be honored at upcoming Boston Uncornered online fundraiser...

Boston Uncornered is honoring McCourty for his work fighting for social causes and combining the June 9 celebration to help raise money during the hour-long online event....

 2020-06-01 10:00 

CBS Boston

Photos: Boston Protests Turn Into Riots...

Boston streets were littered for miles with damage and debris Monday after protests of the death of George Floyd turned into riots Sunday....

 2020-06-01 10:00 

Christian Science Monitor

Jules Feiffer, a stubborn pooch, and a children's counting book...

The indefatigable cartoonist talks about how he resisted drawing animals, and how he finally wrote the sequel to his picture book, "Bark, George."...

 2020-06-01 10:00 

Computerworld

Ready or not, we're on our way to the Windows Virtual Desktop...

Talk about timing. With the coronavirus forcing a telecommuting sea change — we went from corporate workers begging, usually unsuccessfully, to be allowed to work from home to businesses insisting that they do so — Microsoft released its lates...

 2020-06-01 10:00 

Computerworld

Memory-Lane Monday: The more things change ......

It's the late 1970s, and this big bank gets some of its computing from the IT services company where this pilot fish works. "Time-sharing systems were the norm," says fish. "You used a terminal to communicate over phone lines with a modem,...

 2020-06-01 09:56 

Boston Herald

Letters to the editor...

No tax increases The tweed jacketed, chin-scratching economists getting paid at the state of Massachusetts trough during these COVID-19 times might want to spend a few moments in the real world before recommending tax increases in the middle of a recessio...

 2020-06-01 09:55 

WHDH

Boston Celtics players join peaceful protests in response to George Floyd's death...

A number of Boston Celtics players got involved in protests across the country, lending their voices to the nationwide anger over the death of George......

 2020-06-01 09:53 

Christian Science Monitor

Peaceful George Floyd protests turn to violence and looting...

In big and small U.S. cities, mostly peaceful protests became pockets of looting and violence, with police vehicles torched, and stores vandalized....

 2020-06-01 09:50 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Visitors tour Rome's newly reopened landmarks...

A long line of masked visitors is snaking outside the Vatican Museums as one of Italy's biggest tourist draws reopens after a three-month coronavirus shutdown...

 2020-06-01 09:50 

Boston Herald

Tech & trade students navigate new world of online learning...

PHOENIX — Like students across the U.S., Christa Schall was working toward graduation when the coronavirus closed her school. But unlike many, she can't finish her classes online — her cosmetology program, like the coursework at many techn...

 2020-06-01 09:49 

The Boston Globe

Cities on edge as fires burn near the White House...

Police fired tear gas near the White House on Sunday night to dissuade protesters who had smashed the windows of prominent buildings, overturned cars and set fires, with smoke seen rising from near the Washington Monument....

 2020-06-01 09:46 

WHDH

Atlanta mayor: 2 officers fired in 'excessive force' arrests...

ATLANTA (AP) — Two police officers have been fired and three others placed on desk duty over excessive use of force during a protest arrest......

 2020-06-01 09:44 

Boston 25 News

Protests peaceful in Boston by day turn violent at nightfall...

A Sunday afternoon of mostly peaceful protests in Boston broke at nightfall when protesters clashed with officers, throwing rocks, breaking into several stores and lighting a police vehicle on fire....

 2020-06-01 09:44 

Boston Herald

Legacy of 'father of wrestling in Massachusetts' Jim Peckham lives on...

Jim Peckham's friends made sure his legacy would carry on after his death....

 2020-06-01 09:44 

WCVB

National coronavirus updates: Leaders fear virus could spread rapidly during mass protests...

Government leaders and health officials have expressed their concern that coronavirus could rapidly spread during protests over the death of George Floyd....

 2020-06-01 09:42 

Boston Herald

Journalists' posturing unmasks elitist agenda...

As the country begins to open back up and cast off the dark pall of the coronavirus, many in the media are determined to promote fear and anxiety. So hysterically obsessed with the effort are they that they have become careless and their many deceptions a...

 2020-06-01 09:41 

WHDH

Massachusetts ban on sale of flavored tobacco takes effect...

BOSTON (AP) — A statewide ban on the sale of flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes, took effect on Monday. Massachusetts became the first state......

 2020-06-01 09:40 

WHDH

'This is not right': Boston business owners impacted by COVID-19 closures frustrated with looters...

Business owners impacted by the coronavirus pandemic voiced their frustrations after looters smashed their storefront windows and stole items from inside following peaceful protests on......

 2020-06-01 09:35 

Boston 25 News

India cautiously opens up even as coronavirus cases rise...

More states opened up and crowds of commuters trickled onto the roads in many of India's cities on Monday as a three-phase plan to lift the nationwide coronavirus lockdown started despite an upward trend in new infections...

 2020-06-01 09:33 

WCVB

Green Line Extension project approaching half way point...

The MBTA's Green Line Extension project is approaching the half way point....

 2020-06-01 09:30 

Boston Herald

Coronavirus restrictions bring return of the tea party...

It's 2009 again, or feels like it. That was when spontaneous, grassroots protests against overweening government sprang up and were widely derided in the media as dangerous and wrong-headed. The protesters then were inveighing against Obamacare; the p...

 2020-06-01 09:30 

Boston 25 News

World stocks rebound after Trump avoids reigniting trade war...

Global stock markets have rebounded after President Donald Trump avoided reigniting a trade war with China amid tension over Hong Kong and the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-06-01 09:30 

Boston 25 News

2020 Watch: Will Tuesday clinch the nomination for Biden?...

Whether Joe Biden will win Tuesday's eight primaries isn't in doubt...

 2020-06-01 09:25 

WCVB

Video: Cool start before temps rise into 60s...

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

 2020-06-01 09:21 

WHDH

Storefronts smashed, items stolen after peaceful protests turn violent in Boston...

Chaos broke out in Boston Sunday night as looters smashed store windows across the city following peaceful protests over the death of George Floyd. Glass......

 2020-06-01 09:16 

WCVB

Boston protest was peaceful for hours before violence...

Before the violence erupted in Boston, the protest in the city was largely peaceful for hours....

 2020-06-01 09:15 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Iran, China media weigh in on US protests...

State media in Iran and China have weighed in on protests over the police killing of George Floyd in the United States...

 2020-06-01 09:15 

Boston Herald

All-decade boys cross-country team...

The Boston Herald celebrates the elite boys' cross-country competitors of the last 10 years....

 2020-06-01 09:11 

WCVB

7 officers hospitalized, 40 arrested during night of violence, looting in Boston...

Seven police officers were sent to the hospital and 40 people were arrested during a night of violence in Boston....

 2020-06-01 09:09 

WHDH

Protests peaceful in Boston by day turn violent at nightfall...

BOSTON (AP) — A Sunday afternoon of mostly peaceful protests in Boston broke at nightfall when protesters clashed with officers, throwing rocks, breaking into several......

 2020-06-01 09:01 

CBS Boston

Baker To Issue Executive Order On Phases Of Massachusetts Reopening Plan...

Governor Charlie Baker is expected to issue an executive order Monday explaining in detail which businesses can reopen in Phase Two of Massachusetts reopening plan....

 2020-06-01 08:59 

WHDH

Unrest overshadows peaceful US protests for another night...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets across America again Sunday, with peaceful demonstrations against police killings of black people......

 2020-06-01 08:40 

Boston 25 News

US heads into a new week shaken by violence and pandemic...

With cities wounded by days of violent unrest, America went into a new week with neighborhoods in shambles, urban streets on lockdown and shaken confidence about when its leaders will find the answers to control the mayhem amid unrelenting raw emotion ove...

 2020-06-01 08:20 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: South Korea urges vulnerable people to stay home...

South Korea's top infectious disease expert has pleaded people over 65, pregnant women and other medically vulnerable individuals to stay at home as officials struggle to trace and stem the spread of the coronavirus amid increased public activity...

 2020-06-01 07:55 

Boston 25 News

India's cautious states open up even as virus cases rise...

More states opened up and crowds of commuters trickled onto the roads in many of India's cities on Monday as a three-phase plan to lift the nationwide coronavirus lockdown started despite an upward trend in new infections...

 2020-06-01 07:45 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: California closes all downtown state buildings...

The state Department of Human Resources sent a directive to close all California state buildings "with offices in downtown city areas" on Monday, a sweeping mandate that covers everything from Department of Motor Vehicles offices to those that lic...

 2020-06-01 07:45 

Boston 25 News

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

Several thousand people marched in New Zealand's largest city to protest the killing of George Floyd in the U.S. as well as to stand up against police violence and racism in their own country...

 2020-06-01 07:42 

The Boston Globe

Following George Floyd protests, Boston police confirm 7 officers hospitalized, about 40 arrests...

Boston police issued a community alert early Monday following Sunday's peaceful rallies that turned violent by night, stating 7 officers were hospitalized, 21 cruisers were damaged, and about 40 individuals were arrested....

 2020-06-01 07:30 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: California closes all downtown state buildings...

The state Department of Human Resources sent a directive to close all California state buildings "with offices in downtown city areas" on Monday, a sweeping mandate that covers everything from Department of Motor Vehicles offices to those that lic...

 2020-06-01 07:13 

Boston Herald

The Latest: California closes all downtown state buildings...

The Latest on the death in Minneapolis of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer pressed a knee on his neck:...

 2020-06-01 07:09 

WCVB

Reports: New York City mayor's daughter arrested alongside protesters for 'unlawful assembly'...

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's daughter was arrested during protests Saturday night, police sources told CNN....

 2020-06-01 06:55 

Boston 25 News

Democrats fight for chance to take on GOP Sen. Ernst in Iowa...

Four relatively unknown Iowa Democrats are competing in a primary Tuesday to take on Republican Sen. Joni Ernst...

 2020-06-01 06:45 

Boston 25 News

States, cities plead for virus aid as Congress faces crises...

State and local leaders are pleading with Washington for more federal aid for coronavirus...

 2020-06-01 06:31 

WCVB

VIDEO: Man provides medical aid to people injured during Oklahoma City protests...

"I'm certified in first aid and CPR, and I'm unemployed and not doing anything right now," the man said. "So, there's no point for me not to be out here helping people."...

 2020-06-01 06:30 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: More than 15 arrested during Charlotte protests...

More than 15 people were arrested during protests in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Sunday night, the city's police department said...

 2020-06-01 06:22 

WCVB

How to tell if it's too hot to walk your dog...

This 7-second rule shows if it's safe....

 2020-06-01 06:15 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: India climbs to 7th biggest outbreak in world...

India has registered 230 new deaths as the country begins its three-stage reopening on Monday...

 2020-06-01 06:15 

Boston Herald

The Latest: Washington activates National Guard statewide...

The Latest on the death in Minneapolis of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer pressed a knee on his neck:...

 2020-06-01 06:05 

Boston 25 News

What Would Have Been: Triple Crown finale and French finals...

This would have been the week of the the final leg of horse racing's Triple Crown and the French Open finals if not for the coronavirus pandemic...

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