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Infrastructure deal: Senate suddenly acts to take up bill

32 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Senate voted Wednesday night to begin work on a nearly $1 trillion national infrastructure plan, acting with sudden speed after weeks of fits and starts once...
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Emily Beecham navigates life between World Wars in ‘Pursuit of Love'

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

“The Pursuit of Love” practically stampedes ahead, offering a wild ride with comically eccentric English lords and ladies as they romp between the World Wars. Ultimately, its...
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StarGyal Trippy heats up summer with debut dancehall EP

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Last summer, Boston dancehall artist StarGyal Trippy dropped the perfect-for-hot-August-days track “Summertime Fine.” This season, the 22-year-old Trippy has an armful of jams...
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Family of James Brown settles 15-year battle over his estate

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

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...
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Rep. Luria's pro-Navy, centrist identity may get Jan. 6 test

4 days ago   |   Star Tribune

When members of Congress head home to connect with their constituents, some hit tractor pulls. Others might stop by mom-and-pop stores. For Democratic Rep. Elaine Luria, whose...
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OBF: Does Cam Newton want this smoke?

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Coffee's for closers. And cigars are for champions. Or so they used to be. Red Auerbach only lit up when the game was in the bag. We watched and learned. Patriots owner Robert...
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Lucas: Winning athlete who doesn't trash U.S. a welcome change

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

A remarkable young American athlete accepted a first-place sports award without trashing his country. How refreshing Collin Morikawa, 24, of California is the latest PGA...
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Rep. Luria's pro-Navy, centrist identity may get Jan. 6 test

4 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

NORFOLK, Va. - When members of Congress head home to connect with their constituents, some hit tractor pulls. Others might stop by mom-and-pop stores. For Democratic Rep...
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Bruins pick Swedish right wing Fabian Lysell

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

While teams can never have to many defensemen or centers, the Bruins chose to load up on some flashy skill by taking Swedish right wing Fabian Lysell in the 21st slot of the...
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Pig Cuts Straight Through American Foodie Hypocrisy

5 days ago   |   The New Republic

It's about time America became disenchanted with foodies. Pig, Michael Sarnoski's foodie noir about loss, love, and labor in Portland, Oregon's restaurant scene, doesn't leave...
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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 ...