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 2020-06-01 00:52 

The Boston Globe

Israeli defense minister apologizes for Palestinian's death...

The shooting of Iyad Halak, 32, in Jerusalem's Old City on Saturday, drew broad condemnations and revived complaints alleging excessive force by Israeli security forces....

 2020-06-01 00:52 

The Boston Globe

Liberal Warsaw mayor injects suspense into presidential vote...

Warsaw's liberal mayor Rafal Trzaskowski made a late entry in Poland's presidential election and has quickly emerged as the main challenger to the conservative incumbent, Andrzej Duda....

 2020-06-01 00:48 

The Boston Globe

Police turn more aggressive against protesters and bystanders...

President Trump and his attorney general, William Barr, urged cities to follow the example set Saturday night by Minneapolis, where the unrest began earlier this week over the case of 46-year-old George Floyd....

 2020-06-01 00:46 

Boston.com

Boston protests Several thousand in Boston protest George Floyd's death...

"They keep killing our people. I'm so sick and tired of it,...

 2020-06-01 00:46 

WCVB

Church leaders hold 'kneel down' in New Orleans amid events in Minnesota...

Church leaders They held a 30 minute kneel down prayer vigil....

 2020-06-01 00:42 

Boston Herald

U.S. faces racism 'breaking point' after death of George Floyd: Boston activists...

America is at a "breaking point" with systemic racism in the wake of a police killing of a black man, Boston activists said on Sunday as they called for political action to address inequality in the U.S....

 2020-06-01 00:42 

The Boston Globe

Islamic State claims Afghan bus attack; civilians killed in new clashes...

The Islamic State group took responsibility Sunday for a deadly roadside bombing against a bus belonging to a local TV station in the Afghan capital, while renewed fighting in nearby provinces killed at least seven civilians, including a woman and several...

 2020-06-01 00:41 

Boston Herald

Thousands protest in Boston to demand justice for George Floyd...

Protesters turned out by the hundreds Sunday afternoon and thousands Sunday evening in series of largely peaceful demonstrations calling for an end to systemic racism, police brutality and justice for George Floyd, who was killed in custody by a Minneapol...

 2020-06-01 00:41 

The Boston Globe

Christo, artist known for massive, fleeting displays, dies...

Christo, known for massive, ephemeral public arts projects died Sunday at his home in New York. He was 84....

 2020-06-01 00:40 

Christian Science Monitor

'I can't breathe' protests go global...

Burning cars and riot police in the U.S. were featured on the front pages around the globe Sunday, bumping pandemic news to second-tier status....

 2020-06-01 00:40 

The Boston Globe

The coronavirus seems to be sparing populations at high altitudes...

From the Andes to Tibet, the coronavirus seems to be sparing populations at high altitudes...

 2020-06-01 00:40 

The Boston Globe

Protesters in some cities target Confederate monuments...

Protesters demonstrating against the death of George Floyd, a Black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer pressed his knee on his neck, targeted Confederate monuments in multiple cities....

 2020-06-01 00:35 

Boston 25 News

Another win falls into Keselowski's lap in final moments...

Brad Keselowski inherited his second win of the season when Chase Elliott and Joey Logano collided as they raced for the victory Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway...

 2020-06-01 00:34 

WCVB

Large crowd of protesters grows as it moves through Boston...

Dozens of people could be seen waiting to join the already thousand of demonstrators as they marched down Washington Street....

 2020-06-01 00:33 

Boston Herald

Celtics take part in protests...

Celtics guard Jaylen Brown drove 15 hours from Boston to participate in a peaceful protest Saturday in Atlanta, which is 20 miles from his home town of Marietta, Georgia. "Being a celebrity, being an NBA player don't exclude me from no conversatio...

 2020-06-01 00:32 

WCVB

Parade of cars join Boston protest of George Floyd's death...

Some police officers even joined the demonstration in their vehicles....

 2020-06-01 00:31 

The Boston Globe

Minnesota attorney general to assist in George Floyd case...

The Minnesota prosecutor who charged a police officer with murder in the death of George Floyd said Sunday that he asked the state's attorney general to assist in the case....

 2020-06-01 00:30 

Boston 25 News

Protests flare again in US amid calls to end police violence...

Protesters took to the streets across America, with some violence flaring in pockets of largely peaceful demonstrations fueled by the killings of black people at the hands of police...

 2020-06-01 00:30 

WCVB

Boston 7-Eleven begins boarding up windows after thousands of peaceful protesters pass by...

We have seen no acts of violence as of yet during demonstrations in the city, but some store owners are taking precautions....

 2020-06-01 00:27 

Christian Science Monitor

Historic first: SpaceX delivers US astronauts to space station...

After Saturday's historic liftoff, the SpaceX Dragon capsule arrived at the space station Sunday and docked automatically, no human help needed....

 2020-06-01 00:27 

WCVB

Protesters chant 'I can't breathe' outside State House...

People of all different races and backgrounds gathered shoulder-to-shoulder in the biggest crowd that we've seen since the coronavirus pandemic began....

 2020-06-01 00:25 

The Boston Globe

In the wake of George Floyd's death, Trump focuses his ire more on the protesters than the crime...

The federal response has been met with condemnation and rebuke from criminal justice groups and civil rights leaders, Democratic lawmakers, and some law enforcement officials....

 2020-06-01 00:25 

Boston 25 News

The Latest: Tanker drives into crowd; no apparent injuries...

Officials in Minnesota say no protesters appear to have been hit after a semitrailer drove into a crowd demonstrating on a freeway near downtown Minneapolis...

 2020-06-01 00:22 

Boston.com

The inside story of how coronavirus spread in Massachusetts...
 2020-06-01 00:20 

Boston 25 News

Curtis Cooke, Hall of Fame welterweight champion, dies at 82...

Curtis Cokes, the Hall of Fame welterweight who became Dallas' first world champion in 1966, has died...

 2020-06-01 00:20 

Boston 25 News

LA County establishes curfew to help prevent violence...

Vandalism and destruction continued in California as additional curfews were declared to prevent more violence after vandals torched police cars, broke into stores and clashed with officers in riot gear...

 2020-06-01 00:20 

CBS Boston

Enes Kanter Of Boston Celtics Joins Protest At Massachusetts State House...

Boston Celtics player Enes Kanter joined a protest in Boston on Sunday....

 2020-06-01 00:17 

WCVB

Beacon Street flooded with protesters...

"This is important and this cannot go away. This is a discussion that needs to happen," said a protester who joined the crowd outside the State House....

 2020-06-01 00:12 

WHDH

Police: Relative accidentally runs over 12-year-old sunbathing in Raynham driveway...

A 12-year-old girl was seriously injured after being run over while sunbathing in the driveway of her Raynham home Sunday, police said. Officers responding to......

 2020-06-01 00:11 

Boston Herald

Parents balance risks, needs as child care centers prepare to reopen...

It's the day care dilemma central to rebooting American life amid the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-06-01 00:10 

The Boston Globe

Brad Keselowski wins NASCAR race at Bristol, Tenn....

Keselowski inherited second win of season after Chase Elliott and Joey Logano crash racing for win....

 2020-06-01 00:10 

Boston 25 News

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

Atlanta's mayor says two police officers have been fired and three others placed on desk duty over excessive use of force during a weekend protest incident...

 2020-06-01 00:08 

Boston Herald

Another win falls into Brad Keselowski's lap in final moments...

BRISTOL, Tenn. — Brad Keselowski inherited his second win of the season when Chase Elliott and Joey Logano collided as they raced for the victory Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway. Keselowski was in third with a lap and a turn remaining when he lucke...

 2020-06-01 00:06 

The Boston Globe

World alarmed by violence in US; thousands march in London...

Nations around the world have watched in horror at the civil unrest in the United States following the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after a white police officer pressed his knee on his neck until he stopped breathing....

 2020-06-01 00:02 

WCVB

Police: 'Disturbing' video shows tractor-trailer driving into protestors on Minneapolis bridge...

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety said the driver of the truck was trying to incite the protestors and called the actions "very disturbing."...

 2020-06-01 00:00 

Gloucester Times

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Sewing medical gowns, planting Gloucester gardens...

You could say Antonietta Chiafalo Calabrese of Gloucester is a caring soul....

 2020-05-31 23:58 

The Boston Globe

Enes Kanter, Marcus Smart, Vincent Poirier take part in Boston protests Sunday...

Kanter, Smart, and Poirier join Jaylen Brown....

 2020-05-31 23:57 

WCVB

More than 30 Maine businesses join federal lawsuit over reopening restrictions...

Business owners argue that Gov. Janet Mills' decision to restrict businesses from reopening is unconstitutional....

 2020-05-31 23:55 

Boston Herald

George Floyd protests continue across U.S., Donald Trump calls for 'Law & Order'...

Protests across the U.S. in the wake of the police killing of a black man in Minneapolis continued on Sunday, while many cities implemented curfews and National Guard troops were deployed to several states to respond to riots....

 2020-05-31 23:53 

Boston Herald

The Latest: Tanker drives into crowd; no apparent injuries...

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:...

 2020-05-31 23:47 

WCVB

Celtics player joins Boston protest of George Floyd's death...

Standing nearly 7 feet tall, he was seen wearing his green jersey and chanting, "I can't breathe," in Boston Common....

 2020-05-31 23:43 

WCVB

Marching for George Floyd and dozens of others...

A 23-year-old marched Sunday with a sign bearing the names of dozens of black men who were killed by police in recent years....

 2020-05-31 23:35 

Boston 25 News

Protests form across US demanding end to police violence...

Protests have formed across America, with some violence flaring in pockets of largely peaceful demonstrations fueled by the killings of black people at the hands of police...

 2020-05-31 23:30 

Boston 25 News

2 Atlanta officers fired after video shows them using ‘excessive force’ on 2 college students during protests...

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced Sunday night that two Atlanta police officers have been terminated after a viral video showed them using excessive force in the arrest of two college students during protests Saturday night....

 2020-05-31 23:27 

Boston.com

Watch live: Boston demonstrations over killing of George Floyd...
 2020-05-31 23:25 

Boston 25 News

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

Target, CVS, Apple and Walmart have all temporarily closed certain locations due to protests over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis last week...

 2020-05-31 23:24 

WHDH

RI man runs around block more than 100 times in marathon to raise money for first responders...

A Rhode Island man took running in circles to the extreme this weekend — going around his block more than 100 times in a marathon......

 2020-05-31 23:21 

The Boston Globe

Clergy to congregants: 'The anguish and anger of death, whether by virus or by violence by those sworn to protect us, still rages'...

When forces stick together, avalanches of justice can sweep aside long entrenched structures of oppression and wickedness, Jamiaca Plain pastor tells Bethel AME congregants...

 2020-05-31 23:20 

Boston 25 News

Herbert Stempel, TV quiz show whistleblower, dies at 93...

Herbert Stempel, a fall guy and whistleblower of early television whose confession to deliberately losing on a 1950s quiz show helped drive a national scandal, has died...

 2020-05-31 23:20 

Boston 25 News

Destruction continues in California as more curfews declared...

Vandalism and destruction continued in California as additional curfews were declared to prevent more violence after vandals torched police cars, broke into stores and clashed with officers in riot gear...

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