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Lowry: Trump the establishment frontrunner in 2024

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

In 2015, Donald Trump burst on the scene with a megaphone, a populist message, an army of grass-roots supporters - and not much else. If he runs for the Republican nomination...
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Editorial: Bill Russell and Nichelle Nichols - American heroes

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

There's a reason for the simultaneous mourning and celebration of the lives of a basketball player and an actress, both out of the public eye for years. Nichelle Nichols, 89...
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Lucas: For edge in 2024 White House race, Elizabeth Warren should visit Taiwan

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Elizabeth Warren should go to Taiwan. That way the progressive Massachusetts senator could get a jump on the horde of Democrats seeking to run for president once President...
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Battenfeld: MBTA Green Line branch to shut down, marking another “win” for riders

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Another “win” for MBTA riders? Just 48 hours after the stunning announcement that the Orange Line will completely shut down for a month, the T now says it will have to close...
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NEW AUDIO: Yesli Vega Suggests Doctors Should Not Be Allowed to Save Pregnant Women's Lives

2 days ago   |   DCCC

In newly reported audio, Vega questions whether it's “acceptable” for “liberal states” to protect abortion access In new audio first reported by Virginia Public Media...
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Ryan Ripken, son of Orioles legend Cal Ripken Jr., is excited to experience life away from baseball: ‘There's so many things to do out there'

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

It didn't fully sink in until he read the words aloud to his girlfriend, seeking her opinion on the statement that was about to make it official. Baseball is all Ryan Ripken...
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Kirk: China ramps up intimidation as war over Taiwan looms

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Chinese rhetoric over Taiwan is getting more strident all the time. It's hard to believe the Chinese will go beyond the kind of big talk we've been hearing since Chiang...
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Editorial: Biden missed chance to tame monkeypox

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

The Biden administration on Thursday officially declared monkeypox a public health emergency. Did it have to come to this? The first case to hit the U.S. showed up in Boston on...
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Pozniak: We need responsible cyclists ahead of adding bike lanes

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

As a way to make cycling safer, a bicycle advocacy group has requested that Boston create more protected bicycle lanes, an idea that other communities now deal with. I support...
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Battenfeld: Nancy Pelosi and her ego play dangerous game in Taiwan

Battenfeld: Nancy Pelosi and her ego play dangerous game in Taiwan

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Narcissist Nancy Pelosi and her hot pink pantsuit played a dangerous and reckless game in Taiwan. Even if it's part of a coordinated U.S.strategy to regain credibility on the...
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Veteran castoffs. Hungry youngsters. Now a slew of injuries. Sorting through...

It was set up to be a routine moment Saturday morning, a quick screen from Justin Fields to N'Keal Harry on the first play of a live tackling period at Chicago Bears training... Read more ...

Post Politics Now: Biden heads to flood-stricken Kentucky ahead of bill...

After returning to Washington, Biden plans this week to sign bills benefiting the U.S. semiconductor industry and military veterans exposed to toxins. Read more ...

Florida Prosecutor Andrew Warren Vows To Fight Gov. DeSantis Suspension

Florida Prosecutor Andrew Warren Vows To Fight Gov. DeSantis Suspension

Andrew Warren, a Democrat, was suspended over his promise not to enforce the state's 15-week abortion ban and support for gender transition treatments for minors. Read more ...

A closer look at the House Republicans who broke ranks for the marriage bill

Many of the 47 Republicans who backed the Respect for Marriage Act are being targeted by Democrats in the midterm elections or are retiring from Congress. Read more ...

Mastrodonato: Red Sox trade deadline moves backfired already

This was the danger of the Red Sox' confusing trade deadline strategy last week. While being half-in, half-out of the 2022 season, the Sox held on to most of their players with... Read more ...

Kinzinger allies launch ‘pro-democracy' candidate recruitment program

Kinzinger allies launch ‘pro-democracy' candidate recruitment program

An organization founded by allies of Rep. Adam Kinzinger is launching a program to recruit “pro-freedom, pre-democracy” candidates for office, with a particular focus on... Read more ...

‘Nobody wants a runoff': Georgia braces for chance of overtime - again

All of the pieces are falling into place for Georgia to decide control of the Senate again. And just like in 2020, it might take extra weeks of campaigning to do it. Public... Read more ...

Texas Gov. Abbott's lead over Democratic challenger O'Rourke is narrowing

The Texas gubernatorial race is tightening, despite polls earlier this year that indicated an overwhelming lead by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott over former Rep. Beto O'Rourke. Read more ...

Senate delivers a major boost to Biden's agenda

Senate delivers a major boost to Biden's agenda

In a statement issued after the Senate's passed the roughly $700 billion bill, the president said "doing the important thing almost always" requires compromises. Read more ...

In Wisconsin Primary, G.O.P. Voters Call for Decertifying 2020 Election

Donald Trump's supporters have turned anger over his defeat two years ago, and the false notion that it can still be reversed, into central campaign issues ahead of the... Read more ...