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Crypto-based ‘shadow financial market' spooks regulators

Crypto-based ‘shadow financial market' spooks regulators

2 monthes ago   |   Politico

New financial services built on cryptocurrency are offering consumers the ability to borrow and trade billions of dollars without the oversight of bankers or their regulators...
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For Bruins, Taylor Hall is a keeper

2 monthes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

Taylor Hall can now buy in Boston instead of rent. While the Bruins were still sitting with the 20th pick in the first round of Friday's NHL draft, they finalized their...
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Burns & Mahadevia: Pasteur Act can reinvigorate broken antibiotic market

2 monthes ago   |   Boston Herald

Antibiotics have made modern medicine possible. Without them, surgeries and other routine medical procedures would be incredibly risky. In fact, antibiotics are so prevalent...
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Bill Russell puts a treasure trove up for auction

2 monthes ago   |   Boston Herald

Some of the choicest items from Bill Russell's personal memorabilia collection were on display in the lobby of the Auerbach Center Thursday morning. Considering that all of...
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US jobless claims rise to 419,000 from a pandemic low

2 monthes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER WASHINGTON - The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose last week from the lowest point of the pandemic, even as the job market appears...
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U.S. jobless claims rise to 419,000 from a pandemic low

U.S. jobless claims rise to 419,000 from a pandemic low

2 monthes ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose last week from the lowest point of the pandemic, even as the job market appears to be rebounding on the...
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Reports: Bruins defenseman Jeremy Lauzon is the Kraken's choice

2 monthes ago   |   Boston Herald

If there is a glaring need on the Bruins' roster right now it is size and toughness on the left side of their blue line. And, according to a league source and multiple media...
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10 Things in Politics: COVID recovery now on shaky ground

10 Things in Politics: COVID recovery now on shaky ground

2 monthes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send tips to bgriffiths insider.com or tweet me at BrentGriffiths...
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Ticker: Robinhood sees valuation of up to $35 billion as public co

2 monthes ago   |   Boston Herald

Robinhood, the online brokerage that found itself embroiled in this year's meme stock phenomenon, will go public next week seeking a market valuation of up to $35 billion. The...
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Buying Drugs From Canada Won't Solve America's Obscene Health Care Costs

2 monthes ago   |   The New Republic

In a sizable executive order released earlier this month, President Joe Biden asserted his determination to rein in prescription drug prices, higher in the United States than...
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James Polk, Pulitzer winner for Watergate reporting, dies at 83

He worked for the old Washington Star and later for NBC and CNN. Read more ...

Opinion: Journalism is Activism and Diverse Newsrooms Know That

It isn't news that journalists have been burned by their “conformity. ” From police shootings to sexual assaults, the voices sharing the news become just as important as the... Read more ...

Groups urge state to protect last wild Atlantic salmon in US

PORTLAND, Maine - Maine is home to the last wild Atlantic salmon populations in the U.S., but a new push to protect the fish at the state level is unlikely to land them on the... Read more ...

Californians tired of doing their part during triple-digit heat

Californians tired of doing their part during triple-digit heat

SACRAMENTO - Californians are tired of turning off their appliances in the summer heat. For years, state officials have counted on residents to rescue the electric grid from... Read more ...

Thousands defy Orbán with festive Pride parade backing gay rights in Hungary

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Chris Sale to pitch 4-5 innings in Sunday's rehab start with Double-A Portland

Chris Sale is expected to pitch four or five innings in his next rehab start with the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs on Sunday as the Red Sox left-hander continues to eye a return... Read more ...

Family of James Brown settles 15-year battle over his estate

COLUMBIA, S.C. - The family of entertainer James Brown has reached a settlement ending a 15-year battle over the late singer's estate, an attorney involved in the mediation... Read more ...

Biden faces challenges in bid to reach a bipartisan infrastructure plan

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French protesters reject virus passes, vaccine mandate

Some 160,000 people, including far-right activists and members of France's yellow vest movement, protested Saturday across the country against a bill requiring everyone to have... Read more ...

Wildfires blasting through West draw states to lend support

Out-of-state crews headed to Montana Saturday to battle a blaze that injured five firefighters as the West struggled with a series of fires that have ravaged rural lands and... Read more ...