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Trump Signs Executive Order on Social Media, Claiming to Protect ‘Free Speech'

32 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The president and his allies have often accused Twitter and Facebook of bias against conservatives, and had resisted taking action until this week, when Twitter fact-checked...
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F.B.I. Once Investigated Trump Campaign Adviser's Ties to Egypt

50 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Investigators scrutinized ties between Walid Phares and the Egyptian government. He was never charged with a crime.
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Boston 'Healthy Streets' program to include bike lanes, bus stop expansion, outdoor dining

Boston 'Healthy Streets' program to include bike lanes, bus stop expansion, outdoor dining

1 hour ago   |   WCVB

Mayor Marty Walsh on Thursday revealed new details of the city's reopening plans.
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Wall Street's rally ends on fears about US-China tensions

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

By STAN CHOE, ALEX VEIGA and DAMIAN J. TROISE Wall Street's rally ran out of fuel in the last hour of trading on Thursday, and the market fell to its first loss in four days...
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Stocks give up a gain on fears China tensions may escalate

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By STAN CHOE, ALEX VEIGA and DAMIAN J. TROISE Stocks gave up an early rally and ended slightly lower Thursday as traders feared that tensions with China could escalate again...
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Can Pneumatic Compression Help You Recover Faster?

2 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Can fancy-looking air-filled boots play a role in our workout recovery? I asked physiology expert Dr. Jeff Martin to take a deep dive with me to find out
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Boston Marathon 2020 canceled in historic first

Boston Marathon 2020 canceled in historic first

2 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   6 articles

Add the Boston Marathon to the list of sporting events canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. After being postponed from April 20 and moved to Sept. 14, the race was called...
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Roanoke Rapids police chief cleared in shooting

Roanoke Rapids police chief cleared in shooting

3 hours ago   |   WRAL

Halifax County District Attorney has cleared Roanoke Rapids Police Chief Bobby Martin of any wrongdoing in a December shooting.
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Trump's Proposed Order on Social Media Could Harm One Person in Particular: Trump

3 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   8 articles

Without certain liability protections, companies like Twitter would have to be more aggressive about policing messages that press the boundaries - like the president's.
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Mayor Walsh to give briefing on Boston's coronavirus response

Mayor Walsh to give briefing on Boston's coronavirus response

3 hours ago   |   WCVB

He's expected to field questions about developing plans for possible road and sidewalk changes in the city.
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Trump signs executive order threatening social media companies after Twitter...

Trump signs executive order threatening social media companies after Twitter fact-checked his tweets

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday seeking to crack down on social media companies over allegations of bias against conservatives. The move comes two... 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Minneapolis mayor begs protesters to keep peace in ‘honor' of George Floyd

Minneapolis mayor begs protesters to keep peace in ‘honor' of George Floyd

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey called for peace Thursday as violent protests over the death of George Floyd shook the city - saying it's what the late 46-year-old father would... Read more ...

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

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