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Cam Newton proved he's ready to drive the Patriots offense

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

The best thing Cam Newton did Sunday was fire his first interception as a Patriot. Because by then, down 11 in the second half to a perennial playoff contender, the Pats had no...
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Patriots point-counterpoint: Is Seattle a statement game?

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

If recent Patriots-Seahawks history tells us anything, it's that Sunday's game will be close and it will matter. Even their battles in the regular season have proven memorable...
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Lakers vow not to let up against resilient Nuggets

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

With one comeback after another in the playoffs, the Denver Nuggets showed themselves to be a team that falls down but doesn't stay down. The Los Angeles Lakers noticed. They...
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Red Sox notebook: Ron Roenicke says ‘you're not going to win every year'

5 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Two weeks of above-average baseball have put the Red Sox in position to avoid last place. Not that it really matters, since they're not going to make the playoffs anyway, but a...
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Stars, Lightning meet in nontraditional Stanley Cup Final

5 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By STEPHEN WHYNO EDMONTON, Alberta - The leaves are starting to change color around the NHL playoff bubble, and, at most, seven games remain before the Stanley Cup is handed...
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Jayson Tatum's All-NBA honor result of a fast rise

6 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Jayson Tatum 's selection to the All-NBA third team scratched the very boundaries of Celtics history. He joined Easy Ed Macauley - a fellow son of St. Louis - as the only two...
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Patriots QB Cam Newton and Odell Beckham Jr. another match made in heaven

6 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Wanted: Receiver help. The Patriots were in desperate need of a game-changing wideout last year, and that outlook hasn't changed. The void still exists. Whether Tom Brady is...
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OBF: Tom Brady is in the zone - the Twilight Zone

6 days ago   |   Boston Herald

The Tampa Bay area is a nice place to visit. Nearly perfect weather smothers the region eight months a year. Great beaches in nearby Pinellas County draw millions of visitors...
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Red Sox CBO Chaim Bloom addresses non-competitive product, keeping prospects in Pawtucket

7 days ago   |   Boston Herald

If there was any doubt before Tuesday that the Red Sox aren't trying their hardest to win games this year, Tanner Houck's sparkling debut would be Exhibit A. Call it tanking...
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Celtics drop Game 1 in OT to Miami, 117-114

7 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

There was no easing into this. The Celtics, in a game where neither side had breathing room, dropped Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals to Miami with last night's 117-114...
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Thousands Expected To Honor Ginsburg At Supreme Court

Thousands Expected To Honor Ginsburg At Supreme Court

The late justice will lie in repose for two days at the court where she served for 27 years. Read more ...

California Governor Signs Order Banning Sales Of New Gasoline Cars By 2035

California Governor Signs Order Banning Sales Of New Gasoline Cars By 2035

Gov. Gavin Newsom signed an executive order Wednesday that amounts to the most aggressive clean-car policy in the U.S. and would end the sale of new gas vehicles in the state... Read more ...

Club for Growth plans $5M in ads to back Trump's Supreme Court nominee

Club for Growth plans $5M in ads to back Trump's Supreme Court nominee

The conservative group Club for Growth is preparing to spend at least $5 million to help Republicans push through a Supreme Court pick before Election Day. The slate of... Read more ...

Touching Scenes From Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Memorial Ceremony

Touching Scenes From Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Memorial Ceremony

Photos show family members and the public paying their respects at the U.S. Supreme Court. Read more ...

Democrats Criticize Upcoming Debate For Not Including Climate Change

Democrats Criticize Upcoming Debate For Not Including Climate Change

Three dozen senators have signed a letter to the Commission on Presidential Debates asking for the topic to be examined in every debate. The first 2020 presidential debate is... Read more ...

Judge rejects Eric Trump's bid to delay interview with N.Y. attorney general

Judge rejects Eric Trump's bid to delay interview with N.Y. attorney general

A state judge on Wednesday ordered Eric Trump to answer questions under oath by early October in an investigation into the family's real estate business by the New York... Read more ...

Justice Department Proposes Weakening Social Media's Legal Shield

Justice Department Proposes Weakening Social Media's Legal Shield

The Justice Department's proposal would hold Facebook and Twitter more accountable for users' posts. One critic says the Trump administration is "trying to work the refs ahead... Read more ...

GOP senators' anti-Biden report repackages old claims

GOP senators' anti-Biden report repackages old claims

For a year, Senate Republicans have teased a bombshell investigation into Joe and Hunter Biden that could rock the former vice president's campaign for the White House. But an... Read more ...

Justice Ginsburg Honored At The Supreme Court

Justice Ginsburg Honored At The Supreme Court

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's casket is lying in repose at the high court on Wednesday and Thursday. Watch the ceremony beginning at 9:30 a.m. ET. Read more ...

Poll: Biden, Trump virtually tied in Arizona, Florida

Poll: Biden, Trump virtually tied in Arizona, Florida

President Donald Trump holds narrow, negligible leads among likely voters in Arizona and Florida, according to new surveys of the pair of swing states he seized in 2016. A... Read more ...