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‘Solemn tone' & ‘high public interest': Amid mountain of complaints, BBC EXPLAINS its non-stop Prince Philip coverage to the world

‘Solemn tone' & ‘high public interest': Amid mountain of complaints, BBC EXPLAINS its non-stop Prince Philip coverage to the world

21 hours ago   |   RT

Amid a torrent of complaints at home, the BBC put out a special message to Russia, China and Iran, saying that its ‘round the clock coverage of Prince Philip's death was...
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‘Ridiculously over the top': BBC creates special complaint form as viewers decry ‘too much coverage' of Prince Philip death

‘Ridiculously over the top': BBC creates special complaint form as viewers decry ‘too much coverage' of Prince Philip death

1 day ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The BBC has been inundated with a wave of complaints over its marathon coverage of the death of Prince Philip, even setting up a special page for viewers to voice their gripes...
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5 for Good: Virtual marathon supports braille literacy

5 for Good: Virtual marathon supports braille literacy

2 days ago   |   WCVB

A fundraising marathon is underway in support of Braille Across America.
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Group wants marathon moved from Indigenous Peoples Day

Group wants marathon moved from Indigenous Peoples Day

2 days ago   |   WCVB

A Newton group is asking that the 2021 Boston Marathon be moved from Indigenous Peoples Day in October.
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Group wants Boston Marathon moved from Indigenous Peoples Day

Group wants Boston Marathon moved from Indigenous Peoples Day

2 days ago   |   WCVB

"Unfortunately, the Boston Athletic Association has decided that Indigenous Peoples Day is a ‘side' holiday that can be usurped... they are perpetuating the myth that...
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California International Marathon registration opens for 2021 race

California International Marathon registration opens for 2021 race

4 days ago   |   KSBW

Have you ever trained for a marathon? Maybe this race could be your goal.
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Red Sox unveil first uniforms without the color red

Red Sox unveil first uniforms without the color red

4 days ago   |   WCVB

The yellow and blue uniforms pay tribute to Patriots' Day and the Boston Marathon.
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The annual UMMS Maryland half marathon and 5k goes virtual

The annual UMMS Maryland half marathon and 5k goes virtual

6 days ago   |   WBALTV

The annual UMMS Maryland half marathon and 5-k are coming up all to benefit the Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center. Joining us to talk all about it is co-founder of the...
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Active hunter-gatherers ‘don't burn more energy daily than sedentary Westerners'

Active hunter-gatherers ‘don't burn more energy daily than sedentary Westerners'

10 days ago   |   RT

While many in the fitness industry bemoan the sedentary lifestyle which predominates in industrialized nations around the world, as it turns out, even the most active...
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Registration opens Tuesday for virtual Boston Marathon

Registration opens Tuesday for virtual Boston Marathon

11 days ago   |   WMUR

Registration opens Tuesday for the 2021 virtual Boston Marathon.
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Week ahead: 3 stories to watch

Week ahead: 3 stories to watch

A helicopter on Mars is taking flight, a second anniversary marks the devastating fire at Notre Dame Cathedral and leaders for Japan and the U.S. meet. Read more ...

Mom arrested after 3 young kids found slain in LA apartment

Mom arrested after 3 young kids found slain in LA apartment

A mom was arrested Saturday after her three young children - including a 6-month old baby - were found stabbed to death inside their Los Angeles apartment, police and local... Read more ...

Bank error in your favor? Lawsuit says no for woman accused of refusing to...

Bank error in your favor? Lawsuit says no for woman accused of refusing to return $1.2 million

A former sheriff's dispatcher has been arrested and accused of refusing to return more than $1.2 million that had been accidentally deposited into her account, authorities said. Read more ...

Hideki Matsuyama has 4-shot lead heading into final round of Masters

Hideki Matsuyama has 4-shot lead heading into final round of Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Hideki Matsuyama shot a 7-uder 65 Saturday to grab a four-shot lead over Xander Schauffele, Marc Leishman, Justin Rose and Will Zalatoris after Saturday's third... Read more ...

Red Sox place All-Star slugger on COVID-19-related injured list

Red Sox place All-Star slugger on COVID-19-related injured list

J.D. Martinez has had a fantastic start to the 2021 season, hitting for a .433 average with seven doubles, two home runs and 12 runs batted in. Read more ...

22-year-old man injured in Far South Side shooting

22-year-old man injured in Far South Side shooting

CHICAGO - A 22-year-old man was injured in a shooting in Chicago's Riverdale neighborhood Saturday afternoon, according to police. Police said the man was sitting in a parked... Read more ...

Jed Lowrie alleges Mets refused to let him get knee surgery

Jed Lowrie alleges Mets refused to let him get knee surgery

Jed Lowrie claims the Mets refused to allow him to get an operation to repair an extremely painful knee condition during his wasted two-year stint with the organization. “When... Read more ...

El Clasico: Real Madrid win piles more misery on Messi as Barcelona legend...

El Clasico: Real Madrid win piles more misery on Messi as Barcelona legend makes it seven derbies without goal against arch-rivals

Lionel Messi failed to score against Real Madrid for a seventh straight Clasico as the hosts leapfrogged Barcelona to go top of LaLiga, winning the derby between the Spanish... Read more ...

A California town is paying its homeless to clean their encampment sites

A California town is paying its homeless to clean their encampment sites

A pilot project in a California town is paying homeless residents to tidy up their living areas - and it's changing the culture of the city. Read more ...

Florida woman who coughed on cancer patient sentenced to 30 days in jail

Florida woman who coughed on cancer patient sentenced to 30 days in jail

A Florida “Karen” who flipped her lid at a Jacksonville Pier 1 store and purposefully coughed on a customer has been sentenced to 30 days in jail. Debra Hunter was also ordered... Read more ...