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Ayanna Pressley urges Biden to commute sentences of all federal death row prisoners

22 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley is calling for President Biden to commute the sentences of all federal prisoners on death row - a push that could ultimately affect Boston marathon...
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Chicago Dance History Project prepares for Interview Marathon

1 day ago   |   ABC

At the interview marathon, more than 40 people will talk about dance legacies, education and more.
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Nearly 200 Workers At St. Paul Park Refinery Go On Strike

2 days ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Nearly 200 workers at Marathon Petroleum's St. Paul Park oil refinery went on strike Thursday afternoon. The workers union, Teamsters Local 120, says the strike...
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Review: ‘Psycho Goreman' Is A Charming Absurdist Sci-Fi-Comedy Romp

3 days ago   |   Forbes

'Psycho Goreman' is an engaging, loud, brash sci-fi-horror-comedy. If your idea of a good time is a Saturday 'Toxic Avenger' marathon (and you love films that feel like a blast...
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Watch the 2021 Chevron Houston Marathon Special

5 days ago   |   ABC

Watch the 2021 Chevron Houston Marathon Special! Experience the sights and sounds of this year's vurtual event!
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South Boston St. Patrick's Day parade again canceled due to coronavirus

5 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

The St. Patrick's Day parade in South Boston is canceled again due to the coronavirus. Due to ongoing state restrictions limiting outdoor public events to 25 people, the 2021...
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Losing his eyesight unexpectedly triggered a life of fitness, marathons and triathlons

6 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

With the help of a network of sighted guides, Tony Duenas, 53, found fitness and freedom through endurance athletics after losing his eyesight in 2009.
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Governors' anger grows as federal vaccine stockpile vanishes

8 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

CHICAGO - Here's what's happening Saturday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.: THREE THINGS TO KNOW TODAY - Several governors expressed exasperation at the Trump...
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Long road to normalcy: Virtual village connects Boston Marathoners

8 days ago   |   Boston Herald

BOSTON - Organizers of the Boston Marathon - postponed indefinitely because of the coronavirus pandemic - have launched a virtual Athletes' Village to reproduce at least some...
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Long road to normalcy: Virtual village connects marathoners

Long road to normalcy: Virtual village connects marathoners

8 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

BOSTON - Organizers of the Boston Marathon - postponed indefinitely because of the coronavirus pandemic - have launched a virtual Athletes' Village to reproduce at least some...
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Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Starting this week, a limited number of ticket holders will be in the seats as well. And they'll have to get past the dogs before gaining admittance. Read more ...

More GOP Senators Opposing Impeachment Trial

More GOP Senators Opposing Impeachment Trial

A growing number of Republican senators say they oppose holding an impeachment trial, the AP reports, a sign of the dimming chances that former President Donald Trump will be... Read more ...

Biden to ban travel from South Africa, reinstate restrictions on Brazil and U.K

Biden to ban travel from South Africa, reinstate restrictions on Brazil and U.K

President Joe Biden will issue another round of Covid-related travel restrictions, including a new ban on most non-U.S. citizens traveling from South Africa and a reinstated... Read more ...

Boston finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

Boston finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

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Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

President Biden attended Mass on the first Sunday after he entered the White House - and then stopped on the ride back at a popular D.C. bagel joint. The nation's second... Read more ...

Suter scores first 3 NHL goals as Blackhawks beat Red Wings

Suter scores first 3 NHL goals as Blackhawks beat Red Wings

CHICAGO - Pius Suter scored his first three NHL goals, Kevin Lankinen made 25 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Detroit Red Wings 6-2 on Sunday for their second... Read more ...

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

CHICAGO - Illinois health officials reported 3,292 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 Sunday, including 40 additional deaths. The deaths were reported in the... Read more ...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the New York Yankees

The newest Pirates players include right-handed pitcher Roansy Contreras, infielder Maikol Escotto, outfielder Canaan Smith and right-handed pitcher Miguel Yajure. Read more ...

Rangers benching Jack Johnson, Brendan Lemieux against Penguins

Rangers benching Jack Johnson, Brendan Lemieux against Penguins

Rangers head coach David Quinn opted to take Brendan Lemieux and Jack Johnson, both of whom had played all four games so far this season, out of the lineup for Sunday's rematch... Read more ...

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

The Washington Monument will close in a bid to help stem the tide of the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Parks Service said. The 555-foot marble obelisk tower, the construction... Read more ...