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11 New Books We Recommend This Week

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

Suggested reading from critics and editors at The New York Times.
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Chauvin guilty of murder and manslaughter in Floyd's death

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By AMY FORLITI, STEPHEN GROVES, TAMMY WEBBER and STEVE KARNOWSKI MINNEAPOLIS - Former Minneapolis Officer Derek Chauvin was convicted Tuesday of murder and manslaughter for...
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As Chauvin jury deliberates, Biden calls case `overwhelming'

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   4 articles

By AMY FORLITI, STEPHEN GROVES and TAMMY WEBBER MINNEAPOLIS - The jury at former Officer Derek Chauvin's murder trial in George Floyd's death deliberated for a second day...
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Out of sight but center stage, jurors weigh Chauvin's fate

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By AMY FORLITI, STEPHEN GROVES and TAMMY WEBBER MINNEAPOLIS - The jurors who sat off-camera through three weeks of draining testimony in Derek Chauvin's murder trial in George...
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Prosecutor: Chauvin ‘had to know' Floyd's life was in danger

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By AMY FORLITI, STEPHEN GROVES and TAMMY WEBBER MINNEAPOLIS - Officer Derek Chauvin “had to know” he was squeezing the life out of George Floyd as the Black man cried out over...
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Being Single Was Just a Part of Their Lives Before the Pandemic. Then It Became the Defining One

Being Single Was Just a Part of Their Lives Before the Pandemic. Then It Became the Defining One

5 days ago   |   Time

“I'm a toucher and flirter, and I don't care who you are,” says Maggie Duckworth. “I will talk to a log.” Before the arrival of COVID-19 , Duckworth had a pretty sweet life. An...
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Senators to Biden: Waive vaccine intellectual property rules

6 days ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - Ten liberal senators are urging President Joe Biden to back India and South Africa's appeal to the World Trade Organization to temporarily relax intellectual...
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Biden Appoints Erika Moritsugu As Asian American Liaison

Biden Appoints Erika Moritsugu As Asian American Liaison

8 days ago   |   The Huffington Post   |   3 articles

The high-level appointment comes after Sens. Duckworth and Hirono criticized the lack of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in senior administration roles.
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White House names Erika Moritsugu as Asian American and Pacific Islander liaison

8 days ago   |   NBC News   |   3 articles

Moritsugu worked in the Obama administration and for Sen. Tammy Duckworth, who has criticized the administration for a lack of AAPI representation.
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Biden to name Asian American-Pacific Islander liaison

8 days ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden will name Erika Moritsugu, a Capitol Hill veteran and vice president of a women's rights advocacy group, as his liaison to the Asian American...
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Former Kentucky guard Terrence Clarke dies in LA car crash

Former Kentucky guard Terrence Clarke dies in LA car crash

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky freshman guard Terrence Clarke died Thursday following a car accident in Los Angeles. He was 19. Read more ...

Mariners rally in extra innings to beat Red Sox

Mariners rally in extra innings to beat Red Sox

The Mariners rallied past the Red Sox Thursday night despite getting just three hits on a cold, blustery night. Read more ...

Burakovsky scores 2, Avs beat Blues to clinch playoff berth

Burakovsky scores 2, Avs beat Blues to clinch playoff berth

ST. LOUIS - Andre Burakovsky scored twice and Brandon Saad and Pierre-Edouard Bellemare added goals as the Colorado Avalanche clinched a playoff berth with a 4-2 victory over... Read more ...

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Driver injured after crossing center lane, hitting school bus in Hudson

Driver injured after crossing center lane, hitting school bus in Hudson

A 54-year-old woman is expected to recover from serious injuries after police say she crossed the center lane and drove into a school bus. Read more ...

Walker ties season high with 32 points, Celtics beat Suns

Walker ties season high with 32 points, Celtics beat Suns

BOSTON - Kemba Walker matched his season high with 32 points and the Boston Celtics rolled to a 99-86 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Thursday night. Read more ...

Trump slams LeBron James for ‘racist rants' after Ohio cop tweet

Trump slams LeBron James for ‘racist rants' after Ohio cop tweet

Former President Donald Trump slammed NBA star LeBron James on Thursday for an inflammatory tweet about the Ohio cop who shot and killed 16-year-old Ma'Khia Bryant. “LeBron... Read more ...

Lakers star Davis ends 30-game injury absence against Mavs

Lakers star Davis ends 30-game injury absence against Mavs

DALLAS - Anthony Davis ended the longest absence of the eight-time All-Star's NBA career as the Los Angeles Lakers opened a four-game road trip with the first of two in Dallas. Read more ...

Relatives share concerns after 77 Iowa inmates given too many COVID-19...

Relatives share concerns after 77 Iowa inmates given too many COVID-19 vaccine doses

The mother of one inmate, who spoke to KCCI on the condition of anonymity, said her son reported concerning symptoms after a staff member told him he received six doses of the... Read more ...

CDC investigating Oregon woman's death after J&J vaccine

CDC investigating Oregon woman's death after J&J vaccine

PORTLAND, Ore. - Oregon health officials said Thursday that federal officials are investigating the death of a woman in her 50s who developed a rare blood clot and low... Read more ...