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Mortgage rates up again, 30-year at 6.7%

21 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week for the sixth straight week, marking new highs not seen in 15 years, before a crash in the housing market triggered the...
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Massachusetts reports 9,047 new COVID cases, jump in virus hospitalizations

22 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

State health officials on Thursday reported a weekly increase of more than 9,000 confirmed COVID cases, while virus hospitalizations jumped following a surge in the virus...
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Massachusetts reports 15 new monkeypox cases, more than 17,000 people vaccinated

22 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

State health officials reported 15 new monkeypox cases on Thursday, a tick down from last week as more than 17,000 people in the Bay State have been vaccinated against the...
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Ian regains hurricane strength as it heads to South Carolina

22 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

By ADRIANA GOMEZ-LICON PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Ian regained hurricane strength as it spun toward South Carolina a day after devastating a cross section of Florida. The U.S...
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NATO: Baltic Sea gas leaks were sabotage

22 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

COPENHAGEN, Denmark - The NATO alliance warned Thursday it would retaliate for any attacks on the critical infrastructure of its 30 member countries and joined other Western...
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Cambridge company's ALS drug, boosted by Ice Bucket Challenge, receives FDA approval

23 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A Cambridge company's ALS treatment drug, which has been boosted by funding from the Ice Bucket Challenge , has received approval from the FDA. Amylyx Pharmaceuticals got the...
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1/6 chairman: Ginni Thomas reiterates false election claims

23 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

By FARNOUSH AMIRI and MICHAEL BALSAMO WASHINGTON - Virginia “Ginni” Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, stood by the false claim that the 2020 election...
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Virginia murderer accused of severely beating Massachusetts corrections officer

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

An inmate at MCI-Shirley has been indicted on charges related to the severe beating of a corrections officer. Roy Booth, 40, who is serving a life sentence for a Virginia...
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Afternoon Briefing: What happened in latest Arlington Heights-Chicago Bears ‘debate'

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

Good afternoon, Chicago. “Don't Feed the Bears ...?” was the title of an event held last night in Arlington Heights hosted by a pair of libertarian and conservative groups to...
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Arizona Allowed an 1800s Abortion Ban to Go Into Effect. The Consequences Are Already Being Felt

1 day ago   |   The New Republic

In the latest case of abortion rights being rolled back in a post-Roe America, an Arizona judge ruled last week that a 1864 state ban prohibiting nearly all abortions and...
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Another Republican Agenda Calls for End to Abortion

The Republican Study Committee - which represents nearly 75% of the House Republican Conference - doubled down on calls to “end abortion” nationwide in their newly released... Read more ...

McMaster pauses campaign events as Hurricane Ian hits SC

South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster has temporarily suspended campaign activities as he leads the state's response to Hurricane Ian. Read more ...

Equatorial Guinea sues France at UN court over Paris mansion

Equatorial Guinea has filed a case against France at the International Court of Justice accusing Paris of "misappropriation of public funds," the court announced Friday. It's... Read more ...

'Deranged': What Jan. 6 panel members said about Ginni Thomas' testimony

Lawmakers are unsure if they'd feature any of her testimony in their final hearing. Read more ...

April Becker and Sigal Chattah Join Forces to Promote their Far Right Campaigns

Two peas in an extremist pod: Becker campaigns with radical Chattah This week, April Becker campaigned with fellow election denier and abortion extremist Sigal Chattah, the... Read more ...

Lawmakers split on Ukraine's new NATO bid

Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday stopped short of backing Ukraine's request for an “accelerated accession” to join NATO, hours after President Volodymyr Zelenskyy announced the... Read more ...

‘Mona Lisa and the Blood Moon' a standout thriller/fantasy

“Mona Lisa and the Blood Moon' Rated R. On Digital and VOD. Grade: A- A girl walks home alone at night in writer-director Ana Lily Amirpour's latest, return-to-form outing... Read more ...

Putin Puppets Connected As Tucker Carlson Pressured For Clemency For Roger Stone

Tucker Carlson mounted a pressure campaign, including meeting with Jared Kushner to get clemency for Roger Stone. Read more ...

Ian Duty Gives DeSantis The Chance To Act Like A Normal Governor Just Before...

Ian Duty Gives DeSantis The Chance To Act Like A Normal Governor Just Before The Election

After working to please the Trump base for two years, the Florida governor has the opportunity to appeal to mainstream voters by managing the hurricane response. Read more ...

Two Democratic Nemeses Will Soon Be Gone From Politics - Lunch Alert!

This Dick Morris Lunch Alert! sponsored by Patriot Gold Group. Read more ...