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Gov. Baker on MBTA shutdowns: 'This would would be really hard to do. just at night'

Gov. Baker on MBTA shutdowns: 'This would would be really hard to do. just at night'

10 days ago   |   WCVB

MBTA weekend construction has been a huge inconvenience to riders, but Governor Baker says there is too much work to do to improve reliability and safety to wait.
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Chinese-owned rail company faces pushback from state as funding ban looms

12 days ago   |   Boston Herald

China's government-owned CRRC is fighting for more lucrative MBTA contracts to keep its Springfield plant humming as the Trump administration looks to ban federal dollars going...
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Man arrested for random, violent assault on woman at North Station

Man arrested for random, violent assault on woman at North Station

12 days ago   |   WCVB

Less than 24 hours after sharing his information with the public, detectives discovered the suspect in the area of the Park Street MBTA station.
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Shuttle buses replace service on Orange Line because of power problem

Shuttle buses replace service on Orange Line because of power problem

13 days ago   |   WCVB

"Please expect delays as buses are dispatched," MBTA officials said.
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Woman violently assaulted at MBTA's North Station, police say

Woman violently assaulted at MBTA's North Station, police say

14 days ago   |   WCVB

According to police, the man, without provocation, violently assaulted a female victim resulting in injuries.
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Massive air-rights project over Back Bay Station inches ahead

16 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Construction could start by early 2021 on the stalled Back Bay air-rights development - a 1.26-million-square-foot mixed-use project that includes offices, retail, two...
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New Orange Line train becomes latest MBTA derailment

17 days ago   |   Boston Herald

One of the MBTA's new Orange Line trains derailed in a train yard mishap today, according to the T. T spokesman Joe Pesaturo said the train wasn't in service, and had no...
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Red Line riders get first taste of MBTA weekend shutdowns

Red Line riders get first taste of MBTA weekend shutdowns

19 days ago   |   WCVB

This is the first of four upcoming weekend shutdowns on the MBTA Red Line, which will be more costly but quicker than overnight repairs, officials say.
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Experts: MBTA fare kiosks using outdated Windows XP are vulnerable to attack

20 days ago   |   Boston Herald

As the MBTA's plan to implement a new fare-collection system remains in limbo, some cybersecurity experts say that the T's continued use of Microsoft Windows XP on their kiosks...
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Construction on Green Line extension 20 percent complete

Construction on Green Line extension 20 percent complete

20 days ago   |   WCVB

The Green Line extension is one of the most significant expansions undertaken by the MBTA in decades.
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Robbery leads to chase with stolen UPS truck, shootout in South Florida

Robbery leads to chase with stolen UPS truck, shootout in South Florida

Police chased a stolen UPS truck then were involved in a shootout. Read more ...

Black Hawk helicopter missing after takeoff in Minnesota

Black Hawk helicopter missing after takeoff in Minnesota

The Minnesota National Guard says a Black Hawk helicopter is missing after taking off in central Minnesota. Read more ...

Uber's sex assault scandal is set to wipe $1 billion from the stock

Uber's sex assault scandal is set to wipe $1 billion from the stock

Uber is set to lose just over $1 billion from its market cap after the ride-sharing company said that roughly 6,000 sexual assault cases took place in its cars over the last... Read more ...

Video shows Baltimore police officer putting man in choke hold

Video shows Baltimore police officer putting man in choke hold

Video that shows a Baltimore police officer putting a person in a choke hold is under investigation, police said. Read more ...

Uber says it received more than 3,000 reports of sexual assault in US last year

Uber says it received more than 3,000 reports of sexual assault in US last year

Ride-hailing firm Uber Technologies Inc on Thursday said it had received more than 3,000 reports of sexual assault, including rape, related to its trips in the United States in... Read more ...

China to waive trade war tariffs for some US soybean & pork imports

China to waive trade war tariffs for some US soybean & pork imports

Beijing is working to exclude some soybean and pork shipments from its retaliatory tariffs on Washington, China's Finance Ministry has said, citing a decision by the tariff... Read more ...

New details emerge on drug that may slow Alzheimer's disease

New details emerge on drug that may slow Alzheimer's disease

A company that claims it has the first drug to slow mental decline from Alzheimer's disease made its case to scientists Thursday, disclosing more results to help explain why... Read more ...

SpaceX will launch genetically enhanced 'mighty mice' to International Space...

SpaceX will launch genetically enhanced 'mighty mice' to International Space Station

The mice have genes manipulated to enhance their muscle growth and will help scientists understand how to limit muscle and bone loss in humans while they're in space. Read more ...

Nancy Pelosi made her case for articles of impeachment at a CNN town hall...

Nancy Pelosi made her case for articles of impeachment at a CNN town hall. Here are the 5 biggest takeaways

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke at a CNN town hall Thursday evening, following a historic move declaring that the House of Representatives will move forward with articles of... Read more ...

'The president leaves us no choice but to act': Pelosi announces articles of...

'The president leaves us no choice but to act': Pelosi announces articles of impeachment against Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is making an announcement about the status of the House impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. Read more ...