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Caring Jayden, 11, loves gymnastics

1 month ago   |   Boston Herald

Jayden is a lovable girl of Caucasian descent. Wise beyond her years, Jayden loves gymnastics, going to the park and swimming. She also loves to ride her bike, do arts and...
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Crypto-based ‘shadow financial market' spooks regulators

Crypto-based ‘shadow financial market' spooks regulators

1 month 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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The Infrastructure Bill Needs to Succeed Where Tech's Utopian Promises Failed

1 month ago   |   The New Republic

As the multitrillion-dollar infrastructure bill wends its way through Congress , its exact parameters and legislative outcome remain uncertain. But whatever the eventual...
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Opinion | The Case for More Billionaires in Space

Opinion | The Case for More Billionaires in Space

2 monthes ago   |   Politico

Rarely has stunning human achievement been greeted with as much churlishness as when Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos managed to fly or launch themselves into space. There may be...
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F.T.C. Votes to Back Right-to-Repair Rules

2 monthes ago   |   NY Times

An advocacy group for technology companies criticized the move by the commission, saying it would jeopardize the safety of consumers.
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Biden Finally Finds His Trust-Buster in Jonathan Kanter

2 monthes ago   |   The New Republic

After six months of indecision , President Joe Biden announced on Tuesday-finally-a nominee for one of the most crucial positions in his administration. Jonathan Kanter, a...
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Biden official: ‘We don't know exactly why' ransomware gang vanished from the web

Biden official: ‘We don't know exactly why' ransomware gang vanished from the web

2 monthes ago   |   Politico

The Biden administration does not know exactly why ransomware gang REvil, thought to be based in Russia, has vanished from the dark web, a senior official said Tuesday. But the...
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Massachusetts House tees up sports betting legalization bill as lawmakers pitch in-stadium wagers

2 monthes ago   |   Boston Herald

Sports betting legalization is finally on deck in Massachusetts where it could generate an estimated $70 million in annual tax revenue and lawmakers teeing up amendments that...
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Facebook Is Designed to Spread Covid Misinformation

2 monthes ago   |   The New Republic

The Biden administration went to war with Facebook late last week, blaming it for the persistent and dangerous anti-vax sentiment gripping a significant chunk of the country...
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State using $186M of COVID funds for health care, workforce

2 monthes ago   |   Boston Herald

BOSTON - Massachusetts will use $186 million in federal aid for the coronavirus pandemic to help struggling hospitals, bolster the local health care workforce and invest in...
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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 ...