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Leicester Police kill man who slams SUV into police station and points gun at officers: DA

7 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Leicester Police officers shot and killed a man who repeatedly rammed his SUV into the police station and aimed his rifle at officers early Sunday morning, said the Worcester...
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Leicester Police shooting: Man shot by police after SUV strikes police station

7 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

A man was reportedly shot by police after his SUV slammed into the Leicester Police station Sunday morning. Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early said Massachusetts...
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Red Sox shut down Tanner Houck with sore flexor muscle

7 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Red Sox pitcher Tanner Houck has been shut down from baseball activities with a sore flexor muscle, manager Alex Cora announced before Sunday's game against the Orioles. Houck...
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Worcester nurses on strike back at the bargaining table

Worcester nurses on strike back at the bargaining table

9 days ago   |   WCVB

Nurses and officials at St. Vincent Hospital are still undergoing negotiations to resolve a strike that has carried into a third month.
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Red Sox sign former closer Brandon Workman, assign him to Triple-A Worcester

10 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Brandon Workman, who won two World Series titles with the Red Sox, is coming back. The Red Sox announced Thursday that they signed Workman to a minor league contract and...
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669 new coronavirus cases reported in Massachusetts schools in the past week

10 days ago   |   Boston Herald

A total of 669 staff and students in Massachusetts schools have tested positive for the coronavirus in the past week, a decrease of 143 cases from the week prior, according to...
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Michael Chavis ‘really looking forward' to next opportunity with Red Sox

10 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Michael Chavis is in a good place. As he started with Triple-A Worcester in its inaugural season this week, Chavis was even oozing with some confidence. A focused offseason...
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A potential herbal remedy for coronavirus? Massachusetts researcher studies plant's impact on virus

11 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Could a 2,000-year-old herbal remedy for fevers be the key to treating coronavirus patients? A Massachusetts researcher says the medicinal herb known as sweet wormwood is...
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Millionaires tax ‘on the right path' to 2022 ballot

11 days ago   |   Boston Herald

A so-called millionaires tax could finally be “on the right path” to next year's ballot. Lawmakers and advocates said they aren't “waiting around” as they launched their...
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WooSox play first game in team history in pandemic-delayed debut

WooSox play first game in team history in pandemic-delayed debut

12 days ago   |   WCVB

The Boston Red Sox Triple-A affiliate moved from Pawtucket to Worcester in 2021, but this year's Triple-A season was delayed by a month due to the COVID-19 concerns.
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Durant, Irving power Nets past Cavs for No. 2 seed in East

Durant, Irving power Nets past Cavs for No. 2 seed in East

NEW YORK - Kevin Durant had 23 points, 13 assists and eight rebounds and the Brooklyn Nets took the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference by beating the Cleveland Cavaliers... Read more ...

Mets' Marcus Stroman sunk by ineffective pitch: ‘Didn't have it'

Mets' Marcus Stroman sunk by ineffective pitch: ‘Didn't have it'

Marcus Stroman's sinker wasn't sinking, which became a significant issue for the Mets on Sunday. Read more ...

Ilya Sorokin delivers for Islanders with Semyon Varlamov not yet ready

Ilya Sorokin delivers for Islanders with Semyon Varlamov not yet ready

The Islanders maintained that their starting goaltender, Semyon Varlamov, would be ready to play by the start of the first round, but he was ultimately scratched as a... Read more ...

Texas Reports Zero Deaths 3 Months After Biden Called its Reopening Plan as...

"The last thing we need is the Neanderthal thinking that in the meantime everything's fine, take off your mask, forget it," Biden said after Texas declared in March it would... Read more ...

One dead, one critical following a fiery vehicle crash on Lake Shore Drive

One dead, one critical following a fiery vehicle crash on Lake Shore Drive

CHICAGO - A multivehicle crash on Lake Shore Drive Sunday night claimed the life of one person. Chicago fire tells WGN that the accident happened just after 7 p.m. Chicago... Read more ...

Minnesota National Guard Mourns Master Sgt. David Greiner, Killed In I-35...

Minnesota National Guard Mourns Master Sgt. David Greiner, Killed In I-35 Head-On Crash

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota National Guard is mourning one of its own, killed Friday afternoon in a head-on crash on Interstate 35 near Hinckley . Officials with the 148th... Read more ...

NCAA Men's Lacrosse Tournament 2021: Quarterfinal Bracket, Schedule, Round 1...

The quarterfinals for the 2021 NCAA men's lacrosse tournament are set. After North Carolina, Rutgers, Notre Dame and Georgetown advanced past the first round... Read more ...

The Real Winners and Losers from WWE WrestleMania Backlash

WrestleMania Backlash promised the ultimate fallout from WrestleMania 37. This night certainly delivered on elevating the talent that brought it all at the Show of Shows. New... Read more ...

Hollywood Bowl prepares for reopening with free concert for frontline workers

The Hollywood Bowl is preparing to reopen July 4 after being closed for more than a year for the pandemic. Read more ...

Side by Side at Work, and Now in Life

Bria Schirripa and Michael Buccarelli met at work and maintained a platonic friendship. Then one day he asked her out for drinks. Read more ...