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Trump's Next Move in Twitter War: Executive Order

Trump's Next Move in Twitter War: Executive Order

1 hour ago   |   Newser

President Trump's feud with Twitter continues. The latest: White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany told reporters Wednesday night that the POTUS will soon sign an...
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Minneapolis mayor: Arrest, charge officer who knelt on George Floyd's neck before death

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By Liz Navratil and Libor Jany MINNEAPOLIS - Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey on Wednesday called for an arrest and charges against the now-fired Minneapolis police officer who...
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U.S. to Penalize Work at Iranian Facilities in Latest Blow to Nuclear Accord

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

International workers will no longer be able to keep a watchful eye on the nuclear programs, risking a layer of security that had sought to ensure Iran could not secretly...
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Will mail-in voting turn Election Day into Election Week?

7 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

A shift to mail voting is increasing the chances that Americans will not know the winner of November's presidential race on election night. State election officials in some key...
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Somerville mayor defies Baker, Trump by capping attendance at houses of worship

7 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Somerville is ordering all places of worship to limit attendance to 10 congregants, defying both Gov. Charlie Baker's and President Trump's coronavirus reopening...
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Unemployment scam could delay benefit checks for Massachusetts jobless

7 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A national scheme to exploit loopholes in the federal coronavirus unemployment program that has already netted fraudsters hundreds of millions in stolen dollars has struck...
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MBTA plans increased service as coronavirus restrictions loosen

7 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Mask wearing, social distancing and reduced crowding will all be a part of the “new normal” for riding the T as coronavirus restrictions ease up, Massachusetts gets back to...
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Coronavirus continues to scare people away from the MBTA, new poll says

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Large numbers of locals say they're unlikely to go back to the MBTA anytime soon, ditching the crowded buses and trains for cars and their own feet, according to a new...
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Massachusetts coronavirus deaths increase by 74, as new cases remain low

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts rose by 74 on Wednesday as the state reported 527 new cases - a hopeful trend that appears to be leaving surge behind. A total of 94,220...
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Donna Morrissey to be honored by archdiocese, Red Cross

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Donna M. Morrissey, the public face of the the Boston Archdiocese at the height of the clergy sex-abuse scandal and later for the Red Cross, will be laid to rest on Friday...
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Mark Zuckerberg Says Social Media Giants Shouldn't Be In Position To...

Mark Zuckerberg Says Social Media Giants Shouldn't Be In Position To Fact-Check Users

When asked about Twitter's fact-checking of President Trump, Zuckerberg said Facebook shouldn't be “the arbiter of truth.” Read more ...

Pompeo: China has taken Hong Kong's autonomy away

Pompeo: China has taken Hong Kong's autonomy away

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo formally certified to Congress on Wednesday that the Trump administration no longer views Hong Kong as an autonomous region of China, a move... Read more ...

Trump Threatens Twitter After Presidential Tweets Get Fact Check

Trump Threatens Twitter After Presidential Tweets Get Fact Check

The president claimed that tech giants “silence conservative voices,” and threatened to regulate them, despite not being able to. Read more ...

Trump threatens to shutter social media companies over alleged election...

Trump threatens to shutter social media companies over alleged election interference

President Donald Trump threatened Wednesday to wield the powers of the federal government to shut down major social media platforms ahead of November's general election... Read more ...

U.S. coronavirus death toll tops 100,000 as Trump pushes to reopen

U.S. coronavirus death toll tops 100,000 as Trump pushes to reopen

U.S. coronavirus deaths surged past 100,000 Wednesday, even as President Donald Trump continues urging states across the country to reopen. The U.S. leads the world in reported... Read more ...

Canada braces for consequences from China after Huawei exec loses bid to...

Canada braces for consequences from China after Huawei exec loses bid to dismiss extradition to U.S

OTTAWA - A Canadian judge ruled Wednesday that the high-stakes extradition case of senior Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou will proceed, a decision poised to inflame Canada's... Read more ...

More Than 100,000 People Have Now Died From COVID-19 In The U.S

More Than 100,000 People Have Now Died From COVID-19 In The U.S

The United States has counted more coronavirus deaths than any other country. Read more ...

Rod Rosenstein to testify before Senate panel on Russia probe

Rod Rosenstein to testify before Senate panel on Russia probe

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee next week on the origins of the Russia probe that ensnared President Donald... Read more ...

Boeing laying off 6,770 employees, with more to come

Boeing laying off 6,770 employees, with more to come

Boeing said Wednesday that nearly 7,000 of its U.S. employees will be involuntarily laid off, a bloodletting that is part of a plan for the aerospace giant to shrink its... Read more ...

Biden: Trump's 'an absolute fool' for stoking face mask controversy

Biden: Trump's 'an absolute fool' for stoking face mask controversy

President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden amped up their ongoing spat over wearing face masks in public on Tuesday with Biden calling the president an... Read more ...