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Alex Verdugo provides another big lift, Red Sox hold on over Blue Jays to avoid series sweep

21 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

The Red Sox needed a pick-me-up in a big way on Wednesday night. Right now, there's no one better to deliver on that than Alex Verdugo. After suffering one of their toughest...
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Woman walking with baby stroller shot to death in New York City

24 minutes ago   |   ABC

A woman was killed after she was shot in the head while walking with a baby stroller in New York City.
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Boston School Committee picks Skipper as new leader of public schools

Boston School Committee picks Skipper as new leader of public schools

55 minutes ago   |   WCVB

Mary Skipper, the superintendent of Somerville Public Schools, has been chosen to take over Boston's embattled school district.
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Talks continue as Atlantic City casino strike deadlines loom

1 hour ago   |   ABC

The union has set a deadline of 12:01 a.m. Friday to reach a new labor agreement with Caesars Entertainment and with the Borgata, which is owned by MGM Resorts International.
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New lawsuits and new protections emerge to tackle gun violence in US

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Meanwhile, the son of a victim in the Buffalo mass shooting was in Los Angeles Wednesday speaking out about the challenges he's facing since the killings: "I don't feel anyone...
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Battenfeld: New chapter for Boston's troubled schools and Michelle Wu

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

With a new school superintendent and freshly-inked agreement with the state in her pocket, Boston Mayor Michelle Wu will be fully accountable for the city's troubled schools...
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Kansas City police surround Northland home after report of person with a weapon

Kansas City police surround Northland home after report of person with a weapon

2 hours ago   |   KMBC

Authorities said residents in the area have been advised to evacuate or shelter indoors
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Boston ARPA money on hold over Dorchester field house amendment as councilor suggests Wu ‘stuck up'

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The city's omnibus $350 million APRA package will wait at least two more weeks to pass after a fuming Councilor Frank Baker, who suggested that the mayor is “stuck up,” got his...
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Ukrainian and Syrian victims of Russian wartime attacks on hospitals should receive reparations via frozen Russian assets, experts say

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Residents carry their belongings near buildings destroyed in the course of Ukraine-Russia conflict, in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine April 10, 2022...
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Harvesters having trouble supplying product to food pantries

Harvesters having trouble supplying product to food pantries

3 hours ago   |   KMBC

They Supply 760 agencies in the greater Kansas City area with food
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Some medical debt will soon disappear from credit reports

Some medical debt will soon disappear from credit reports

A new policy regarding how medical debt will be reported by the three major credit bureaus will go into effect Friday. Read more ...

Fire chief provides water safety tips for July 4 celebrations

Fire chief provides water safety tips for July 4 celebrations

Chief Ryno, of Columbia Fire Department says the Susquehanna River is one of many hot spots for boats and kayaks Read more ...

Buckingham Palace completes review of reports that Meghan bullied staff, but...

Buckingham Palace completes review of reports that Meghan bullied staff, but won't say what's in it

Sources say the Palace has made several policy changes in the review's aftermath, but won't reveal them in detail. Read more ...

SVMH reports record levels of children with COVID in ER

SVMH reports record levels of children with COVID in ER

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NFL insists on indefinite suspension at Browns' Deshaun Watson hearing

NFL insists on indefinite suspension at Browns' Deshaun Watson hearing

Watson has denied any wrongdoing and vowed to clear his name. Read more ...

Body found in Allegheny River in Pittsburgh

Body found in Allegheny River in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh River Rescue recovered a body from the Allegheny River on Wednesday afternoon, public safety officials said. Read more ...

Talks continue as Atlantic City casino strike deadlines loom

The union has set a deadline of 12:01 a.m. Friday to reach a new labor agreement with Caesars Entertainment and with the Borgata, which is owned by MGM Resorts International. Read more ...

'It was glowing.' Neighbors spring into action to save Raleigh family from...

'It was glowing.' Neighbors spring into action to save Raleigh family from burning home

A pedestrian who happened to walk by saw the flames and ran to the home to let the family know their home was on fire, according to the Raleigh Fire Department. Read more ...

Google is reportedly exploring the purchase of the massive James R. Thompson...

Google is reportedly negotiating to purchase the state-owned James R. Thompson Center downtown. Read more ...

Fred Couples blasts Phil Mickelson for LIV Golf decision

Fred Couples blasts Phil Mickelson for LIV Golf decision

Fred Couples, who used to be friendly with Phil Mickelson, said he doesn't think he'll be talking to him again after Lefty decided to join LIV Golf. Read more ...