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Opioid settlement still elusive as some lawyers criticize it

30 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

By GEOFF MULVIHILL State attorneys general are finding a national settlement over the toll of opioids to be elusive, as some lawyers for state and local governments are...
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What gave us away, officer?

46 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

Acting with military precision, three men stormed into a CVS pharmacy in Clearwater, Fla., at five in the morning, tied up employees and made off with about $320,000 worth of...
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Man dead after suspected meth lab explodes in Norton apartment building, police say

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

A man is dead after a suspected meth lab exploded inside a Norton apartment building early Saturday morning, displacing the other residents in the building, police said. Police...
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Why Harvey Weinstein Might Walk

5 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Our reporter offers a view from the public line at the Weinstein trial.
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Michael Bloomberg Says He Will Release 3 Women From Nondisclosure Agreements

Michael Bloomberg Says He Will Release 3 Women From Nondisclosure Agreements

12 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

The candidate said there are three women who have made complaints about his behavior, and he will not oppose them if they decide to speak publicly.
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Team of academics working to develop app to help people with disabilities report abuse

17 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A group of professors and students from the University of Rhode Island and Worcester Polytechnic Institute are working with Massachusetts to develop an app that would help...
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Joe Biden Says He Was Arrested In South Africa Decades Ago

Joe Biden Says He Was Arrested In South Africa Decades Ago

18 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

But the presidential candidate doesn't seem to have publicly mentioned the incident before this month, The New York Times reports.
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Lori Loughlin slams Boston prosecutors in college admissions scandal

Lori Loughlin slams Boston prosecutors in college admissions scandal

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Actress Lori Loughlin's “Varsity Blues” attorneys are seizing on the collapse of the Boston Calling City Hall extortion case, saying federal prosecutors in Massachusetts have a...
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2016 again? Russia back to stirring chaos in U.S. election

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By AAMER MADHANI, DEB RIECHMANN and MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON - Just weeks into this year's election cycle, Russia already is actively interfering in the U.S. presidential...
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Coronavirus cases not linked to China ‘very worrisome' says World Health leader

19 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Ballooning numbers of coronavirus cases worldwide are shuttering schools, churches and businesses as the “tremendous public health threat” blazes forward in countries with no...
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Russia Wants To Help Bernie Sanders And Donald Trump. Only Trump Is Helping...

Russia Wants To Help Bernie Sanders And Donald Trump. Only Trump Is Helping Russia

“My message to Putin is clear: stay out of American elections," Sanders said on Friday after news surfaced of new Russian interference. Read more ...

Iowa Democrats will recount more than 20 caucus precincts

Iowa Democrats will recount more than 20 caucus precincts

The Iowa state Democratic Party announced Friday it accepted a limited recount request from the two top candidates in this month's caucuses: Pete Buttigieg and Bernie... Read more ...

Trump Sees 'Hoax No. 7' Underway in DC

Trump Sees 'Hoax No. 7' Underway in DC

Reports that intelligence officials informed Congress that Russia is meddling on President Trump's behalf in the 2020 election have caught Trump's attention, and he's not happy... Read more ...

Former Goldman Sachs CEO: 'I might find it harder to vote for Bernie than...

Former Goldman Sachs CEO: 'I might find it harder to vote for Bernie than for Trump'

Former Goldman Sachs CEO and lifelong Democrat Lloyd Blankfein told the Financial Times in an interview published Friday that he could have an easier time voting to reelect... Read more ...

Trump teases more trade bailout money for farmers

Trump teases more trade bailout money for farmers

President Donald Trump suggested on Twitter today that he would give more bailout payments to farmers this year as they wait for trade deals to boost farm exports. “If our... Read more ...

Warren Goes After Bloomberg Again, Offers Contract To Release Women From NDAs

Warren Goes After Bloomberg Again, Offers Contract To Release Women From NDAs

“I used to teach contract law,” the senator said during a CNN town hall. Read more ...

Pelosi: Trump politicized intel community after Russia election briefing

Pelosi: Trump politicized intel community after Russia election briefing

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday condemned President Donald Trump's reported actions over an intelligence briefing given to lawmakers on Russian interference in U.S... Read more ...

Russia Is Working to Reelect Trump, Lawmakers Are Told

Russia Is Working to Reelect Trump, Lawmakers Are Told

American intelligence officials told House lawmakers last week that Russia already is interfering in the presidential campaign in an effort to see President Trump reelected... Read more ...

Biden aims to revive sagging campaign in Nevada

Biden aims to revive sagging campaign in Nevada

LAS VEGAS - As Nevada Democrats headed to their caucus sites Saturday, Bernie Sanders appeared destined to clinch another early-state victory and become the unmistakable... Read more ...

NASA Reveals Startling Images From Antarctica's 'Hottest Days On Record'

NASA Reveals Startling Images From Antarctica's 'Hottest Days On Record'

Aerial views of Antarctica's Eagle Island show the dramatic melting that took place during a major February heatwave. Read more ...