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Ruling could dampen government efforts to rein in Big Tech

21 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

The Supreme Court's latest climate change ruling could dampen efforts by federal agencies to rein in the tech industry, which went largely unregulated for decades as the...
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Editorial: State Senate coddling opioid pushers

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The cash fueling the opioid epidemic is staggering. All you need to do is flip through court documents tied to Vincent “Fatz” Caruso, 27, and his fentanyl dirty dealings north...
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Three teens charged in attack on cab driver, suspects in train vandalism at MBTA station

13 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Another MBTA train was vandalized this week, and Transit Police say the crime was likely committed by three Boston teens who allegedly assaulted an off-duty cab driver at the...
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Texas Supreme Court blocks order that resumed abortions

15 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

The Texas Supreme Court blocked an order that had briefly allowed some clinics to resume abortions in the state, the latest development in legal scrambles across the U.S. since...
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Charlie Baker tax relief bill clears committee mostly intact

15 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The Legislature's Revenue Committee advanced a $600 million tax relief package on Friday, but the panel's House chairman said the measure remains a work in progress. The...
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World War II-era boat emerges from shrinking Lake Mead

15 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A sunken boat dating back to World War II is the latest object to emerge from a shrinking reservoir that straddles Nevada and Arizona. The Higgins landing craft that has long...
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Mike Lupica: In the end, thin-skinned Kevin Durant wasn't built for Brooklyn

20 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The NBA has become a league dominated by headlines about whining, entitled stars acting like complete losers, even if they've won championships the way Kevin Durant has. The...
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Dems meddle in Trump-Hogan proxy war in Maryland

Dems meddle in Trump-Hogan proxy war in Maryland

23 hours ago   |   Politico

Dan Cox's campaign for governor of Maryland got an early endorsement from Donald Trump last fall. And now, Democrats want Republican primary voters to know all about it. The...
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UPDATED: New York's abortion amendment clears first major hurdle

UPDATED: New York's abortion amendment clears first major hurdle

1 day ago   |   Politico

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York legislators on Friday approved a long-stalled proposal to enshrine abortion rights in the state constitution, making New York the latest state to pursue...
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Biden offshore drilling proposal would allow up to 11 sales

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

The Biden administration on Friday proposed up to 10 oil and gas lease sales in the Gulf of Mexico and one off the Alaska coast over the next five years, scaling back a...
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Ruling could dampen government efforts to rein in Big Tech

The Supreme Court's latest climate change ruling could dampen efforts by federal agencies to rein in the tech industry, which went largely unregulated for decades as the... Read more ...

Orioles' draft strategy remains a public mystery with two weeks until first...

As much external focus as there is on what the Orioles will do in two weeks with the first overall pick of the MLB draft, the 21 picks that follow will also have a role to play... Read more ...

Jay Groome ‘on a mission' as Red Sox prospect continues to dream for...

PORTLAND, Maine - Jay Groome learned a valuable lesson as he worked back from the Tommy John surgery he had in 2018: Patience. “It kind of made me a firm believer in don't look... Read more ...

76 Fake Charities Shared a Mailbox. The I.R.S. Kept Approving More

The tax agency is the gatekeeper for America's charity system, but reduced vetting has opened the door to scams. Read more ...

‘The Green Planet' shows plants as you've never seen them before

‘The Green Planet' shows plants as you've never seen them before

Plants - without them life on Earth wouldn't be possible. Yet, they have lives of their own that are often beyond human perception, which a documentary series upcoming on PBS... Read more ...

Indulge in the perfect picnic escape - right in the heart of Boston

Indulge in the perfect picnic escape - right in the heart of Boston

Noshing on a charcuterie board set on a lovely table makes for a memorable picnic in Boston, thanks to Pretty Little Pop Ups and the Kimpton Nine Zero These days... Read more ...

3 states, 1 custody fight

Q: I got divorced in Massachusetts but later moved to California. My ex relocated a year later to Nevada with our daughter. I agreed because that brought her closer to me. Now... Read more ...

Taron Egerton turns to crime in ‘Black Bird'

Taron Egerton turns to crime in ‘Black Bird'

When the Welsh actor Taron Egerton had a major career breakthrough, Friday's true-crime tale “Black Bird” on AppleTV+ is the result. “I had had an extraordinary episode in my... Read more ...

Schoen: Will overturning Roe really help Democrats in the midterms?

Schoen: Will overturning Roe really help Democrats in the midterms?

Joanna Liverance, 26, of Detroit protests with abortion-rights supporters outside of the Supreme Court, Wednesday, June 29, 2022, in Washington. The Supreme Court's decision... Read more ...

From concerts to ‘Star Wars,' America tunes in to celebrate July 4th

From concerts to ‘Star Wars,' America tunes in to celebrate July 4th

As usual, television will honor the red, white and blue with special Independence Day programming on July 4. Here's a look at some of the highlights. “A Capitol Fourth 2022”... Read more ...