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MassDOT bridge operator clocked $103,000 in OT last year

3 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

Overtime at the state highway department was in the fast lane last year, with one employee pulling down $103,683 in extra pay, payroll records show. As part of the Herald's...
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Antibody drug shown to prevent coronavirus at nursing homes, reduce risk by 80% for residents

3 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

An antibody drug made by Eli Lilly was shown to prevent coronavirus in residents and staff of nursing homes in addition to offering an effective treatment option to those who...
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F.B.I. Launches Investigation into Capitol Riot Conspiracy Charges

5 minutes ago   |   NY Times

An initial wave of arrests was based on news accounts and social media. Proving a conspiracy could be a lot tougher.
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Biden's Inauguration Scores Bigger TV Ratings Than Trump's

11 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The opening moments of both presidencies did not attract as large an audience as Barack Obama did in 2009.
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Shaquille O'Neal Joins Georgia Sheriff's Office as Community Relations Director

21 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

Hall of Famer Shaquille O'Neal is joining the Henry County Sheriff's Office in Georgia as the director of community relations...
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Sting and Darby Allin vs. Team Taz Confirmed for AEW Revolution on Feb. 27

21 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

Sting will make his long-awaited All Elite Wrestling in-ring debut at Revolution on Feb. 27. The promotion announced Thursday that the Icon will team with Darby Allin to take...
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'It's over for me': Some people are still waiting on unemployment benefits

'It's over for me': Some people are still waiting on unemployment benefits

21 minutes ago   |   WBALTV

WBAL-TV 11 News spoke with two people who have been waiting for benefits during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Massachusetts coronavirus vaccine rollout: 306,646 people have received at least first shot

21 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

More than 300,000 people in Massachusetts have received at least the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine, the CDC reported on Thursday. The federal agency's COVID-19 vaccine...
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Can You Be Fired For Refusing Vaccination If Your Employer Requires It?

23 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - As the COVID vaccine rollout continues across the country, employees are wondering whether the company they work for can make the vaccine a requirement. Morgan...
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Lindsey Graham is Furious That Amazon Offered to Help Biden Deliver Vaccines, But Not Trump

25 minutes ago   |   Politicus USA   |   2 articles

Following the November election, Donald Trump essentially stopped doing his job. And it was a bad time to stop as the coronavirus had raged out of control for the last two...
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Randy Parton, the country singer and Dolly Parton's younger brother, has...

Randy Parton, the country singer and Dolly Parton's younger brother, has died after a battle with cancer

Country music singer Randy Parton, brother to Dolly Parton, has died after a battle with cancer. Read more ...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement for Doug Pederson

The former Colts offensive coordinator may not have seemed like an obvious hire, but there are many reasons to think he's an ideal hire fit to replace Doug Pederson in... Read more ...

Biden revokes Trump report promoting 'patriotic education'

Biden revokes Trump report promoting 'patriotic education'

President Joe Biden has revoked a recent Trump administration report that aimed to promote “patriotic education” in schools but that historians rejected as political propaganda. Read more ...

Pa. woman accused of helping steal Pelosi laptop freed from jail

Pa. woman accused of helping steal Pelosi laptop freed from jail

An FBI agent said the woman was recorded on closed-circuit cameras in the Capitol going into and coming out of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office. Read more ...

President Biden puts forth virus strategy, requires mask use to travel

President Biden puts forth virus strategy, requires mask use to travel

On his second day in office, President Joe Biden is putting forth a national COVID-19 strategy to ramp up vaccinations and testing, reopen schools and businesses and increase... Read more ...

Here's a look at President Joe Biden's schedule for his first full day in office

Here's a look at President Joe Biden's schedule for his first full day in office

President Joe Biden's first full day in office Thursday will include an intelligence briefing and a meeting with his administration's COVID-19 team. Read more ...

Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, at least 28 dead

Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, at least 28 dead

BAGHDAD - Twin suicide bombings ripped through a busy market in the Iraqi capital Thursday, killing at least 28 people and wounding 73 others, officials said. The rare suicide... Read more ...

Judge: Amazon Doesn't Have to Restore Parler Now

Judge: Amazon Doesn't Have to Restore Parler Now

Amazon won't be forced to immediately restore web service to Parler after a federal judge ruled Thursday. The court was considering a plea to reinstate the fast-growing social... Read more ...

Report: Former Packers GM Ted Thompson dies

Report: Former Packers GM Ted Thompson dies

Former Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson reportedly died Wednesday night, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Read more ...

Facebook Asks Oversight Board Whether Trump's Account Should Be Restored Now

Facebook Asks Oversight Board Whether Trump's Account Should Be Restored Now

The social network referred its decision to revoke the former president's posting privileges to its Oversight Board, an independent panel of experts. (Image credit: Josh... Read more ...