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Trump shares tweet that argues face masks represent 'silence, slavery, and social death'

Trump shares tweet that argues face masks represent 'silence, slavery, and social death'

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump shared a tweet on Thursday that argued the mandated use of face masks represents a "culture of silence, slavery, and social death." "Masks aren't about...
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Credibility and Converts: Revisiting Tara Reade and Jane Roe

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

The columnists debate the MeToo movement and Norma McCorvey's “death bed” confession
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Keegan: Sir Charles Barkley, King of All Sports Media

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

His unfiltered tongue earned Howard Stern the title “King of All Media.” He tells the truth as he sees it and lets the audience love him, hate him or ignore him. That's the...
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Sleepy Joe Biden comes out of the basement

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Punxsutawney Joe Biden emerged from the basement Monday and saw his shadow, which means six more weeks of gaffeapalooza, at least. It was Memorial Day, so Joe shakily climbed...
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Open the school by fall, says Boston City Councilor Annissa Essaibi-George

Open the school by fall, says Boston City Councilor Annissa Essaibi-George

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Boston City Councilor Annissa Essaibi-George is sounding the alarm that school must resume this fall. Annissa Essaibi George As a former school teacher and mother to four...
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Paul Krugman Wants You to Stay Home Until January

3 days ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Pulitzer-winning economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman wants you to stay at home until January. At least, that's the only logical way his tweet on Saturday can be...
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Help! One Company Refused to Refund Travelers More Than $100,000

3 days ago   |   NY Times

Then our columnist intervened with the Boston-based tour operator Overseas Adventure Travel.
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Libraries full of reservations over opening ‘much too soon' under Baker's plan

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Frustrated librarians are expressing deep concern that a rush to reopen the Bay State's book stacks could be deadly thanks to barely-there guidance from Gov. Charlie Baker and...
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Democrats not about to let a good pandemic go to waste

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

If only Democrats were as good at winning elections as they are at moving goalposts. It's one of their greatest skills, right behind Twitter clap-backs and fat-shaming. We've...
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Ron Darling sounds off on MLB restart concerns, Mets 2020 outlook

Ron Darling sounds off on MLB restart concerns, Mets 2020 outlook

5 days ago   |   New York Post

Mets icon and current SNY analyst Ron Darling talks with Post columnist Steve Serby about baseball's potential return from the pandemic and what it might look like: Q: Do you...
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Trump signs social media executive order challenging platforms' liability...

Trump signs social media executive order challenging platforms' liability protections

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order aimed at the major social media platforms, denouncing the tech behemoths as “tantamount to a monopoly.” The order may... Read more ...

Minnesota rolls out National Guard to stop riots & looting, ‘ensure safety'...

Minnesota rolls out National Guard to stop riots & looting, ‘ensure safety' of peaceful protests over George Floyd killing

Minnesota Governor Tim Walz has called in National Guard units after law enforcement failed to “provide safety” in Minneapolis as furious protests over the police killing of... Read more ...

President Trump preparing executive order targeting social media protections

President Trump preparing executive order targeting social media protections

The order comes days after the president lashed out at Twitter for applying fact checks to two of his tweets. Read more ...

Man says he broke into a bank to heat up Hot Pockets in a break room microwave

Man says he broke into a bank to heat up Hot Pockets in a break room microwave

A man broke into a Wells Fargo Bank in San Diego early Wednesday, but he says it's not for the reason most might expect. Read more ...

Over 40 million Americans have filed for unemployment during the...

Over 40 million Americans have filed for unemployment during the pandemic-real jobless rate over 23.9%

Subscribe to How To Reopen , our weekly newsletter on what it takes to reboot business in the midst of a pandemic . More than 2.1 million Americans filed initial unemployment... Read more ...

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Anthony Fauci says a second wave of the novel coronavirus can be avoided if the United States can improve testing and contact tracing. Read more ...

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

BOSTON - The Boston Marathon has been canceled for the first time in its 124-year history. Read more ...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs daughter found in dresser

Authorities say a South Carolina woman and her boyfriend have been arrested and accused of killing the woman's disabled daughter and hiding her body inside a dresser drawer. Read more ...

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

The president had threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering, but he alone can't do that. Read more ...

NFL coaches could return to team facilities next week

NFL coaches could return to team facilities next week

Roger Goodell said Thursday that the virtual offseason is being extended for two more weeks. Read more ...