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Local teachers react to Trump's school reopening plan

Local teachers react to Trump's school reopening plan

22 minutes ago   |   WCVB

Teachers' groups in Massachusetts are lashing out at President Trump, setting up a fierce battle over back to school plans.
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Say you want a Marxist revolution? BLM steps up

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

Black Lives Matter has the country's attention. Now it's giving us some ideas to debate and discuss. And America - are you gonna love ‘em! Hey, who doesn't support completely...
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COVID-19 testing expanded in 8 hard-hit Massachusetts cities

COVID-19 testing expanded in 8 hard-hit Massachusetts cities

8 hours ago   |   WCVB

The testing sites will be free and open to all state residents, even those who are symptom-free.
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University of California to sue feds over student visa rule

University of California to sue feds over student visa rule

8 hours ago   |   Politico

SACRAMENTO - The University of California announced on Wednesday that it plans to sue the Trump administration over a rule that forces international college students to attend...
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Only Policing Probe Launched By Trump DOJ Finds 'Routine' Excessive Force, Lying

Only Policing Probe Launched By Trump DOJ Finds 'Routine' Excessive Force, Lying

8 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

Narcotics unit officers in Springfield, Massachusetts, likely engaged in a pattern or practice of excessive force, the Justice Department said.
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Lawsuit against Boston Public Schools hopefully leads to ‘safe and nurturing environment': Lawyer

10 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A new lawyer for the student shot by ex-Boston Public Schools dean Shaun “Rev” Harrison said Wednesday he hopes the lawsuit filed against the city helps result in a “safe and...
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Massachusetts coronavirus rates by city and town: Chelsea, Lawrence, Brockton among highest positivity rates

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Massachusetts cities hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic are showing 14-day positivity rates well above the state average, according to new data that's prompted the Baker...
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Charlie Baker calls Donald Trump out on ‘inappropriate' threat to cut school funding

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

Gov. Charlie Baker clapped back at President Trump, calling his threat to cut funding from school districts that don't reopen this fall “inappropriate.” Speaking from the State...
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Massachusetts man pulls gun on maskless man in Walgreens parking lot amid coronavirus mask order: Police

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

A 59-year-old man is accused of pointing a gun at a man in a Walgreens parking lot because he did not wear a mask inside the store amid the coronavirus mask order, Bridgewater...
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After 77 days in the hospital with COVID-19, Stoneham man returns home

After 77 days in the hospital with COVID-19, Stoneham man returns home

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

In the netherworld that was his sedation while medical teams scrambled to save his life from the coronavirus, Khatchik Ohannessian dreamed that he was dead. That was until he...
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‘Glee' actress Naya Rivera is missing after renting a boat with 4-year-old...

‘Glee' actress Naya Rivera is missing after renting a boat with 4-year-old son in Lake Piru

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Country band Lady A files suit against Black singer with same name

Country band Lady A files suit against Black singer with same name

Country group Lady A, which dropped the word “Antebellum,” from their name because of the word's ties to slavery, has filed a lawsuit against a Black singer who has performed... Read more ...

As Trump threatens funding cuts, NH school officials say reopening decisions...

As Trump threatens funding cuts, NH school officials say reopening decisions will be made locally

The White House is recommending that all schools reopen in the fall, with President Donald Trump threatening to withhold federal funds to schools that don't. Read more ...

Health official says Trump rally in Oklahoma is 'likely' source of virus...

Health official says Trump rally in Oklahoma is 'likely' source of virus surge there

Although masks were provided to rally goers, there was no requirement that participants wear them, and most didn't. Read more ...

'What a hero': Passerby uses Ring security camera to let family know their...

'What a hero': Passerby uses Ring security camera to let family know their home was on fire

The Ware family was gone for the Fourth of July when a fire broke out in their garage. Read more ...

Ivy League calls off fall sports, including football, for its 8 schools

Ivy League calls off fall sports, including football, for its 8 schools

The decision affects all sports for the group of schools happening before Jan. 1. Read more ...

Australia halts Hong Kong extradition agreement, expands visa program

Australia halts Hong Kong extradition agreement, expands visa program

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Bed Bath and Beyond is closing 200 stores as quarterly sales tumble nearly 50%

Bed Bath and Beyond is closing 200 stores as quarterly sales tumble nearly 50%

Bed Bath & Beyond plans to shutter around 200 stores over the next two years. On July 8, the company published an investor relations presentation that revealed Bed Bath &... Read more ...

United sending layoff notices to nearly half of US employees

United sending layoff notices to nearly half of US employees

United Airlines will send layoff warnings to 36,000 employees - nearly half of its U.S. staff. Read more ...

Police launch search after Seoul mayor reported missing, leaving 'words like...

Police launch search after Seoul mayor reported missing, leaving 'words like a will'

Law enforcement are trying to locate the mayor of Seoul, after his daughter reported that the city official has gone missing. Mayor Park Won-sun didn't come to work on Thursday... Read more ...