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 2020-06-03 09:20 

WCVB

Protesters clash with police after peaceful protest in Brockton...

Protesters clashed with police in Brockton after a peaceful protest....

 2020-06-03 09:18 

WCVB

Crews battle fire at vacant Somerville building...

Crews battled a fire at a vacant building in Somerville....

 2020-06-03 09:16 

WCVB

Face mask swabbed for DNA used to make child molestation arrest...

An accused child molester is now behind bars, and police say the current COVID-19 pandemic helped them solve a nearly 2-year-old case....

 2020-06-03 09:15 

Boston 25 News

Global shares rise as Wall Street gains for 3rd straight day...

Global shares are rising after Wall Street extended its gains for a third straight day, driven by optimism over economies reopening from shutdowns to stem the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-06-03 09:05 

Boston 25 News

European jobless rate up modestly, Germany mulls stimulus...

Europe's unemployment rate ticked up only modestly last month...

 2020-06-03 09:00 

The Boston Globe

Boston is pumping another $5M into its relief fund for renters...

'We know the need for assistance with housing payments remains,' says Walsh....

 2020-06-03 09:00 

Gloucester Times

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Trustees to reopen Ravenswood and 12 more properties...

The Trustees of Reservations will reopen 13 more properties on Thursday, the organization has announced....

 2020-06-03 08:57 

WHDH

Minneapolis police face civil rights probe over Floyd death...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The state of Minnesota on Tuesday launched a civil rights investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department in hopes of forcing widespread changes......

 2020-06-03 08:56 

The Boston Globe

Nation's streets calmest in days, protests largely peaceful...

Protests were largely peaceful and the nation's streets were calmer than they have been in days since the killing of George Floyd set off demonstrations that at times brought violence and destruction along with pleas to stop police brutality and injus...

 2020-06-03 08:55 

Boston 25 News

Cyclone lashes India's business capital, 100,000 evacuated...

A cyclone has made landfall south of India's financial capital of Mumbai, with storm surge threatening to flood beaches and low-lying slums as city authorities struggle to contain the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-06-03 08:40 

CBS Boston

Wednesday's Child: 10-Year-Old Daniel...

Daniel enjoys being active and thrives in sports....

 2020-06-03 08:35 

Boston 25 News

German jobless rate up modestly, government mulls stimulus...

Official data show that Germany's unemployment rate rose modestly to 6.1% last month, kept down by extensive use of a short-time work program that kept millions of people on payrolls...

 2020-06-03 08:26 

Boston 25 News

Alabama police sergeant shot, killed during motel standoff; 2 suspects in custody...

An Alabama police sergeant was shot and killed while responding to a Tuesday night call at a motel northeast of Birmingham....

 2020-06-03 08:10 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Pakistani lawmaker dies from coronavirus...

Health officials say one more Pakistani lawmaker has died at a hospital in Islamabad after testing positive for the coronavirus...

 2020-06-03 07:35 

Boston 25 News

Nation's streets calmest in days, protests largely peaceful...

Protests were largely peaceful and the nation's streets were calmer than they have been in days since the killing of George Floyd set off demonstrations that at times brought violence and destruction along with pleas to stop police brutality and injus...

 2020-06-03 07:32 

The Boston Globe

'Not stopping': Defiant NYC protesters march through curfew...

An 8 p.m. curfew didn't stop thousands of defiant demonstrators from marching through the streets of New York City throughout the night Tuesday, though some of the rampant destruction seen over the past few nights was quelled....

 2020-06-03 07:30 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Tanzania's frozen caseload concerns Africa, US...

Tanzania is entering its sixth week without an update on its coronavirus cases as African health authorities worry and the U.S. issues a new statement of concern...

 2020-06-03 07:20 

WCVB

How to protest safely and stop the spread of coronavirus...

Experts believe mass protests could cause a spike in COVID-19 cases. Protesters can help mitigate that risk by following these tips....

 2020-06-03 07:19 

Boston 25 News

George Floyd protests: Demonstrators, police square off as nation endures 8th night of unrest...

Protests and demonstrations have led to violence in at least 30 cities across the United States in the aftermath of the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died while in police custody in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Live updates for Wednesday, Jun...

 2020-06-03 07:05 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Police confront several hundred in Portland...

Several hundred people broke away from a massive peaceful protest in Portland, Oregon, late Tuesday and engaged in a confrontation with police officers guarding a public building...

 2020-06-03 07:05 

Boston 25 News

Burkina Faso's food woes deepen as extremists expand reach...

Violence linked to Islamic extremists has spread to Burkina Faso's western breadbasket region, pushing thousands of people toward hunger and threatening to cut off food aid for millions more...

 2020-06-03 07:00 

The Boston Globe

Across all fronts, China is playing for keeps...

Americans must understand that, as Chinese leaders showed in Wuhan, Hong Kong, or with the People's Congress 2,878-to-1 vote, they play for keeps whenever their authority is challenged....

 2020-06-03 06:50 

Boston 25 News

Asian shares rise as Wall Street gains for 3rd straight day...

Asian shares are rising after Wall Street extended its gains for a third straight day, driven by optimism over economies reopening from shutdowns to stem the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-06-03 06:45 

Boston 25 News

AP sources: IMG Academy, MGM top WNBA list of sites to play...

Two people familiar with the situation say the WNBA has decided to hold its games at just one location if there is a season this year and that the MGM Resorts in Las Vegas and the IMG Academy in Florida are the top candidates...

 2020-06-03 06:25 

Boston 25 News

Ferguson elects first black mayor as new protests roil US...

Ferguson voters have elected Ella Jones as the city's first black mayor as protests over police treatment of black communities roil the nation...

 2020-06-03 06:01 

The Conversation AU

Backyard gardeners around the world are helping to save Australia's deeply ancient Wollemi pine...

As bushfires blackened forests last summer, one tree species was protected by a specialist team of firefighters: the Wollemi pine. These trees have a deeply ancient lineage dating back to when dinosaurs walked Gondwana 100 million years ago. Back then, ra...

 2020-06-03 06:00 

Boston 25 News

With victories in 7 states, Biden closes in on nomination...

Joe Biden has taken a big step toward winning enough delegates to be the Democratic presidential nominee...

 2020-06-03 05:45 

Boston 25 News

Police shove, make AP journalists stop covering protest...

New York City police officers forced two Associated Press journalists to stop covering protests Tuesday, surrounding them, shoving them and cursing at them while yelling at them to go home...

 2020-06-03 05:45 

Boston 25 News

Asia Today: S Korea reopening schools despite spike in cases...

South Korea has reported 49 new cases of COVID-19, continuing a weekslong resurgence of the virus as the government defended its decision to reopen schools despite health risks...

 2020-06-03 05:45 

WCVB

'He was a good man': Mother of George Floyd's daughter says she wants justice for him...

The mother of George Floyd's 6-year-old daughter is calling for justice over his death....

 2020-06-03 05:41 

The Boston Globe

Tensions mar Paris protest as Floyd outrage goes global...
 2020-06-03 05:20 

Boston 25 News

Severe cyclone approaches India's financial capital Mumbai...

A storm in the Arabian Sea off India's west coast has intensified into a severe cyclone, gathering speed as it barrels toward India's financial capital of Mumbai...

 2020-06-03 05:20 

Boston 25 News

DC officials push back on aggressive response to protests...

Officials in the nation's capital are pushing back on an aggressive response by the federal government to demonstrations over the death of George Floyd...

 2020-06-03 05:05 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Ex-CIA operative Valerie Plame loses N.M. race...

Former CIA operative Valerie Plame has lost her race in the Democratic primary for an open seat representing New Mexico in Congress...

 2020-06-03 05:05 

WCVB

Iowa voters oust Rep. Steve King, shunned for insensitive remarks...

Republicans in northwest Iowa ousted Rep. Steve King in Tuesday's primary, deciding they've had enough of the conservative lightning rod known for making incendiary comments about immigrants and white supremacy throughout his nearly two decades in...

 2020-06-03 05:04 

WCVB

Photos: Thousands protest peacefully in Boston during police brutality rally...

Thousands of people have demonstrated peacefully in a Boston park to protest police brutality against black people....

 2020-06-03 04:58 

WCVB

Boston police union condemns 'reckless' statements from district attorney...

Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins fired back at the Boston Police Patrolmen's Association, which accused her of putting officers in danger....

 2020-06-03 04:51 

Boston 25 News

Coronavirus live updates: US death toll tops 106,000 as total cases continue climb past 1.8 million...

Nearly 6.4 million people worldwide -- including almost than 1.8 million in the United States have been infected with the new coronavirus, and the number of deaths from the outbreak continues to rise. Live updates for Wednesday, June 3, continue below....

 2020-06-03 04:50 

Boston 25 News

Trump says GOP is pulling convention from North Carolina...

President Donald Trump says he is seeking a new state to host the Republican National Convention after North Carolina refused to guarantee the event could be held in Charlotte without restrictions because of ongoing concerns over the coronavirus...

 2020-06-03 04:50 

Boston 25 News

AP sources: White House softens on sending troops to states...

President Donald Trump appears to be privately backing off his threat to deploy troops to the states in order to quell protests over police brutality...

 2020-06-03 04:50 

Boston 25 News

Rosenstein to face Senate GOP grilling on Russia probe...

Senate Republicans are planning to press former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on his oversight of the Russia investigation...

 2020-06-03 04:47 

Boston.com

Trump faces backlash after wielding Bible in nod to evangelical base...
 2020-06-03 04:47 

Boston.com

Photos: Scenes from the protest and vigil in Boston on Tuesday...
 2020-06-03 04:45 

Boston 25 News

Iowa voters oust Rep. King, shunned for insensitive remarks...

Longtime Rep. Steve King has been ousted in Iowa's Republican primary after being ostracized by party leaders for comments about white nationalism...

 2020-06-03 04:45 

Boston 25 News

Trump tries religious gestures to hike support amid protests...

President Donald Trump is cloaking himself in religion as he tries to justify his hard line against violent protests over the killing of another black man in police custody...

 2020-06-03 04:37 

The Boston Globe

Iowa voters oust Rep. Steve King, shunned for insensitive remarks...

Republicans in northwest Iowa ousted Rep. Steve King in Tuesday's primary, deciding they've had enough of the conservative lightning rod known for making incendiary comments about immigrants and white supremacy throughout his nearly two decades in...

 2020-06-03 04:31 

Boston Herald

Protesters return to the streets as Trump decries 'lowlifes'...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Undeterred by curfews, protesters streamed back into the nation's streets Tuesday, hours after President Donald Trump pressed governors to put down the violence set off by George Floyd's death and demanded that New York cal...

 2020-06-03 04:30 

Boston 25 News

Trump, chafing at oversight, takes aim at inspectors general...

Even for a president with a "you're fired" catchphrase and penchant for norm-shattering conduct, Donald Trump's firing or demotions of inspectors general have been notably brazen for their appearance of retaliation and vindictiveness...

 2020-06-03 04:25 

Boston 25 News

'Eyes are on you:' Minneapolis neighbors band to stand guard...

A week of civil unrest has led some Minneapolis residents near the epicenter of the violence to take steps to protect their homes and neighborhoods...

 2020-06-03 04:20 

Boston 25 News

'Not stopping': Defiant NYC protesters march through curfew...

An 8 p.m. curfew didn't stop thousands of defiant demonstrators from marching through the streets of New York City throughout the night though some of the repant destruction seen over the last few nights was quelleed...

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