Ticker: Feds eye expansion of dogfish catch; Old Sturbridge Village gets $5M gift from estate of trustee

6 seconds ago   |   Boston Herald

Federal fishing regulators are considering letting commercial fishermen catch more of a species of shark in the coming year. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...
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17-year-old shocked when she learned she was offered more than $1 million in college scholarships

17-year-old shocked when she learned she was offered more than $1 million in college scholarships

2 minutes ago   |   KOAT   |   2 articles

After applying to more than 20 colleges, a high school senior from Philadelphia has been offered a total of over $1 million in scholarship money.
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Google Doodle honors billiards trailblazer Masako Katsura for International Women's Day

2 minutes ago   |   ABC

She made history as the first woman to compete for an international billiards title on this day in 1952.
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Javitz Center may have broken single-day COVID-19 vaccine record in US

Javitz Center may have broken single-day COVID-19 vaccine record in US

2 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Manhattan's Javitz Center may have broken a single-day record for doling out COVID-19 vaccines after the operation went 24-hours this week, Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared Sunday...
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Party with 150-200 mostly maskless UConn students nets three renters a ticket for violating Gov. Lamont's COVID-19 order

2 minutes ago   |   Hartford Courant

Police said the party violated Gov. Ned Lamont's executive order limiting the size of indoor gatherings to reduce the spread of the coronavirus.
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Police in New London are investigating the death of a 4-year-old child

2 minutes ago   |   Hartford Courant

Police said they found an unconscious child in a New London apartment. The child, whose age was not released, was taken to L+M Hospital and pronounced dead. Police are...
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Rangers' gradual return to health gives team multiple scoring threats

2 minutes ago   |   Newsday

Entering Sunday's game in Pittsburgh, the Rangers had won six of their last eight games to close to within four points of the final playoff position in the East Division.
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17-year-old shocked when she learned she was offered more than $1 million in college scholarships

17-year-old shocked when she learned she was offered more than $1 million in college scholarships

2 minutes ago   |   KCCI   |   2 articles

After applying to more than 20 colleges, a high school senior from Philadelphia has been offered a total of over $1 million in scholarship money.
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Leader of New York state Senate calls on Cuomo to quit

Leader of New York state Senate calls on Cuomo to quit

6 minutes ago   |   Politico

ALBANY, N.Y. - Gov. Andrew Cuomo has lost the support of the Democratic leaders of the New York state Legislature. Andrea Stewart-Cousins, the majority leader of the New York...
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Bruins-Devils stream: How to watch NHL on NBCSN

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Coverage begins at 5 p.m. ET on NBCSN and the NBC Sports app.
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Biden Signs Order, Saying to 'Let the People Vote'

Biden Signs Order, Saying to 'Let the People Vote'

On the 56th anniversary of the Bloody Sunday march, President Biden signed an executive order intended to guarantee voting rights. "Every eligible voter should be able to vote... Read more ...

Islanders top Sabres again for fifth straight win

Islanders top Sabres again for fifth straight win

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Three more deaths related to COVID-19 announced in NH, active cases continue...

Three more deaths related to COVID-19 announced in NH, active cases continue to fall

Three more New Hampshire residents have died of COVID-19, state health officials reported Sunday, as the number of current cases continued to fall. Read more ...

Cubs reliever Pedro Strop violates MLB's COVID-19 rules

Cubs reliever Pedro Strop violates MLB's COVID-19 rules

MESA, Ariz. - Chicago Cubs reliever Pedro Strop is away from the team after he violated baseball's COVID-19 protocols. The 35-year-old Strop is in camp on a minor league deal... Read more ...

Cuomo says he won't resign over harassment allegations because doing so...

Cuomo says he won't resign over harassment allegations because doing so would be 'anti-democratic'

Summary List Placement New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday said he would not resign due to the mountain allegations against him, saying during a phone call with reporters that... Read more ...

French billionaire Olivier Dassault, politician and heir to industrialist...

French billionaire Olivier Dassault, politician and heir to industrialist Serge Dassault, dies in helicopter crash - reports

French billionaire and National Assembly member Olivier Dassault has reportedly been killed in a helicopter crash in the northern Calvados town of Toques, according to reports... Read more ...

Retail and restaurant workers worry about safety as states ease mask rules

Retail and restaurant workers worry about safety as states ease mask rules

Service workers are balancing the anticipation of better earnings with concerns about keeping themselves safe as states ease restrictions. Read more ...

Grammy performers revealed: Taylor Swift, Cardi B, Billie Eilish

Grammy performers revealed: Taylor Swift, Cardi B, Billie Eilish

NEW YORK - Taylor Swift, BTS, Cardi B and Billie Eilish are set to perform at next week's Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy announced Sunday that Harry Styles, Bad Bunny... Read more ...

Illinois health officials report 1,068 new cases of COVID-19, 14 deaths

Illinois health officials report 1,068 new cases of COVID-19, 14 deaths

CHICAGO - Illinois health officials reported 1,068 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 Sunday, including 14 additional deaths. Illinois has set a record-high 7-day... Read more ...

White House COVID-19 official admits US vaccine inequality is ‘unacceptable'

White House COVID-19 official admits US vaccine inequality is ‘unacceptable'

White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator Jeff Zients admitted Sunday that it was “unacceptable” that people of color have received the vaccine at lower rates around the... Read more ...