VIOLENT NIGHT IN BOSTON LEAVES 1 DEAD, OTHERS SHOT OR STABBED

A “violent night” in Suffolk County left more than a half dozen people shot or stabbed - with one victim later dying - in Boston and...

FIRES, LOOTING ROCK MINNEAPOLIS AFTER MAN'S DEATH; 1 DEAD

By DOUG GLASS MINNEAPOLIS - Fires burned and looters struck Thursday after violent protests over the death of a black man in police...

 
 
 

FLORAL FRITTERS: LAUREN BIRMINGHAM PISCITELLI FRIED SQUASH BLOSSOMS

Hot take: Just about everything tastes better fried, flowers included. Here to prove that point is Lauren Birmingham Piscitelli, who...

TEEN CRITICAL AFTER STABBING ON REVERE BEACH

A teen is in critical condition after a stabbing on Revere beach Wednesday night , police said. The victim, a 17-year old male, was...

 
 
 
‘Ramy' boosts star power for Season 2

‘RAMY' BOOSTS STAR POWER FOR SEASON 2

In January, when Ramy Youssef unexpectedly won the Golden Globe as Best Actor in a musical or comedy TV series, he memorably took a...

BIDEN'S VP PICK AN EXERCISE IN MARKETING STRATEGY

The first thing to remember about vice presidential picks is that they are marketing decisions. That is, once a candidate has been...

 
 
 
Shades of summer - bright, bold & beautiful nail polish to try

SHADES OF SUMMER - BRIGHT, BOLD & BEAUTIFUL NAIL POLISH TO TRY

Of all the things summer is about - from ice cream and gardens to beach days and lazy vacations- one of my favorites remains this:...

A FUN IDEA, BUT NETFLIX'S ‘SPACE FORCE' SHOULD HIT THE RESET BUTTON

Well, it certainly wasn't a bad idea. During a recent appearance on “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert,” actor Steve Carell said his...

 
 
 

JOBLESS BENEFIT FRAUD HITS VICTIMS TWICE

For some, a crisis is a call to arms - a chance to step up and offer help to whoever needs it. For others, it's an opportunity to cash...

RANKING THE BEST BRUINS TEAMS THAT FAILED TO WIN STANLEY CUP

The Bruins have won six Stanley Cups, tied for the fourth-most in NHL history. Call it greed, but that number could easily be higher. For...

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS PREVENTION MEASURE JUST FINE FOR GOLFER BILL O'CONNELL

When golfers across the state got the green light to tee it back up on May 7, many returned to courses that looked a little different...

HERALD ALL-DECADE FOOTBALL TEAM PART 1

The Boston Herald's MIAA Eastern Mass. Football All-Decade Team consists of players who competed between the 2010 and 2019 seasons...

 
 
 
Whet your thirst for adventure with treats from far away

WHET YOUR THIRST FOR ADVENTURE WITH TREATS FROM FAR AWAY

When my two daughters were little and I was traveling the world for work, I loved to bring them home something unique to each destination....

BRAVO TO BAKER FOR GIVING TAX-SPIKE IDEA THE BOOT

Thank you, “Tall Deval”! Tuesday's Boston Herald reported on a call for higher state income taxes from 91 “Massachusetts economists,”...

 
 
 

ASIAN SHARES MIXED AFTER WALL STREET RALLY; HONG KONG LOWER

By ELAINE KURTENBACH BANGKOK - Asian stocks were mixed after an upbeat open on Thursday, as investors pinned their hopes on an economic...

MINNEAPOLIS MAYOR: ARREST, CHARGE OFFICER WHO KNELT ON GEORGE FLOYD'S NECK BEFORE DEATH

By Liz Navratil and Libor Jany MINNEAPOLIS - Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey on Wednesday called for an arrest and charges against the...

 
 
 

WILL MAIL-IN VOTING TURN ELECTION DAY INTO ELECTION WEEK?

A shift to mail voting is increasing the chances that Americans will not know the winner of November's presidential race on election...

WILL MAIL-IN VOTING TURN ELECTION DAY INTO ELECTION WEEK?

By NICHOLAS RICCARDI A shift to mail voting is increasing the chances that Americans will not know the winner of November's presidential...

 
 
 

SOMERVILLE MAYOR DEFIES BAKER, TRUMP BY CAPPING ATTENDANCE AT HOUSES OF WORSHIP

Somerville is ordering all places of worship to limit attendance to 10 congregants, defying both Gov. Charlie Baker's and President...

UNEMPLOYMENT SCAM COULD DELAY BENEFIT CHECKS FOR MASSACHUSETTS JOBLESS

A national scheme to exploit loopholes in the federal coronavirus unemployment program that has already netted fraudsters hundreds...

 
 
 



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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