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CDC Warns Of Listeria Outbreak Linked To Deli Meats
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Racist, Degrading Emails Leads To Asian American Woman's Exoneration
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Man Dies From Eating Too Much Black Licorice
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eBay Workers To Plead Guilty To Terrorizing Online Critics
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Markey Beats Kennedy; Dynasty Declared Dead
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Kennedy challenges incumbent in Senate primary
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One week until Election Day. Here's what you need to knowEarly voting begins for registered voters in Massachusetts and Washington, D.C. #Election2020
Coronavirus updates: 'Witch City' announces stricter Halloween guidelines; San Quentin ordered to cut prison population; Spain tops 1M casesSalem, Massachusetts, announces strict Halloween rules. San Quentin ordered to cut prison population. Obama digs in on Trump. Latest COVID news.
Watch live: Mass. governor on precautions in Salem before HalloweenSalem typically attracts half a million visitors during October but due to the coronavirus pandemic, the city is asking visitors without plans to not visit.
Massachusetts governor talks vaccine distribution planMassachusetts Governor Charlie Baker said Tuesday that the state is developing a plan to distribute a COVID-19 vaccine once one or more become available. Health care workers and people at increased..
Watch live: Massachusetts governor gives COVID-19 updateMore than 800 new cases were reported in the state on Monday.
The pursuit of herd immunity is a folly – so who's funding this bad science?Earlier this month, in a wood-panelled room at a country estate in Massachusetts, three defiantly unmasked professors gathered around a large oak table to sign a declaration about the global response..
MLB''s Fenway Park readies for early votingEarly voting in the U.S. presidential election gets underway this weekend in Massachusetts. Registered voters in Boston will cast ballots at Fenway Park from Saturday to Sunday, with other locations..
Massachusetts Town Begs Residents to Stop Calling About FishSome in Wareham, Mass., worried the enormous, blob-like fish was stranded. Others thought it was a shark. It turned out to be a sunfish, and town officials urged residents to stop reporting it.
Massachusetts town bands together to help feed a girl with autismA mother in Attleboro received hundreds of cans of SpaghettiOs from kind neighbors.
Biden-Harris hay bale display in Massachusetts set on fire 24 hours after it was finished'It's actually hard to believe anyone who says they love this country would do this,' the owner of the farm said.
Growing up stardust: Scientists discover that stars, planets may be siblingsMASSACHUSETTS: A team of scientists has discovered that the planets begin forming while stars are still infants and they grow up together like siblings. According to a recent study conducted by the..
Colleges scrap ACT and SAT scores in their admissions processSchools from California to Massachusetts say the tests do not accurately predict students' academic success.
Massachusetts Judge Overturns Murder Conviction, Citing ‘Racial Animus’ in Prosecutors’ EmailsNew evidence emerges in the case of Frances Choy, who spent half of her life imprisoned in Massachusetts for a fire that killed her parents.
Authorities in Massachusetts capture runaway emuAn emu that was spotted roaming the streets of a Massachusetts city has been corralled by authorities. The emu was reported Wednesday morning in Haverhill, about 35 miles north of Boston, and was..
Go read this story about a bizarre harassment campaign by a group of ex-eBay employeesIllustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Back in June, authorities in Massachusetts announced they were charging six former eBay employees in connection with the strange harassment campaign of a..
Florida Lifts State Restaurant Restrictions: Live Covid-19 UpdatesTwo former leaders of a Massachusetts veterans’ home were indicted on charges of criminal neglect related to the deaths of at least 76 residents. Israel imposed new limits on citizens traveling..
Algorithms used in medicine are trained on data from only a few statesIllustration by Ana Kova Most medical algorithms were developed using information from people treated in Massachusetts, California, or New York, according to a new study. Those three states dominate..
Holyoke Soldiers’ Home: Two Charged Over Covid-19 DeathsThe former leaders of the state-run Holyoke Soldiers’ Home in Massachusetts were indicted by a state grand jury on abuse and neglect charges related to their work there.
eBay Workers Who Sent Cockroaches, Bloody Pig Mask to Mass. Couple to Plead GuiltyFour former eBay Inc. employees have agreed to plead guilty to their roles in a campaign of intimidation that included sending live spiders and cockroaches to the home of a Massachusetts couple who ran..
Bishop Talbert Swan Says President Trump's 'Anarchist' Cities Threat Distracts VotersPresident Trump's trying to keep voters' eyes off the prize of racial equality -- at least that's how NAACP leader Bishop Talbert Swan is viewing Trump's latest defunding threat. The President of the..
8-year-old boy receives bionic "Hero Arm"This 8-year-old boy from Massachusetts just got a bionic arm that not only makes him look like a superhero – it allows him to act like a kid.
Nature: Seals on Cape Cod"Sunday Morning" takes us to Head of the Meadow Beach at Cape Cod National Seashore in North Truro, Massachusetts, where seals are enjoying the last days of summer. Videographer: Michael Clark.
New high-tech ship departs Plymouth harbor on 400th Mayflower anniversaryA new high-tech ship will set sail from Plymouth, England, and make the same journey the Mayflower embarked upon in 1620. This ship, however, will collect important data on water temperature and sea..
Bear cub wakes up sunbather with gentle nudgeA Massachusetts homeowner was relaxing by his pool when he was startled by a curious bear cub.
Massachusetts man puts up electric fence around Trump lawn sign after string of thefts"I'm defending my property and my right to free speech," he said. "This is about my right to free speech, period."
Home repair heroesLast month 72-year-old Gloria Scott called John Kinney, an electrician in Woburn, Mass., to fix a ceiling fixture. But he soon discovered Scott’s house was in total disrepair, from a lack of running..
Electrician repairs woman's entire home for freeWhen electrician John Kinney of Woburn, Massachusetts, visited Gloria Scott's home for a simple light repair, he realized there was much more work to be done. Steve Hartman has more on this week's "On..
Trump Supporter Knocked Out by BLM Protester in MassachusettsMore clashing between apparent Trump supporters and Black Lives Matter protesters -- and, per usual, more of the former being left on their asses after taking a whooping. This fistfight went down..
Guess Who This Brunette Boy Turned Into!Before this brunette boy became one of Hollywood's favorite superheroes, he was just another cute kid growing up in Boston, Massachusetts. This fantastic fella has shown off his super talent in the..
US judge rejects Ghosn's accused escape plotters' extradition challengeA US judge ruled Friday that two Massachusetts men can be legally extradited to Japan to face charges they helped former Nissan Motor Co Chairman Carlos Ghosn flee the country in a box and on a private..
Massachusetts theater group attempts its first live musical since pandemic beganActors return to the stage for a socially distanced production of "Godspell." It's a different kind of experimental theater that could be a model for professional theaters during the pandemic. Jamie..
Jake Auchincloss wins the Massachusetts primary for Joe Kennedy’s House seat.
A smooth Massachusetts election could also be a cautionary tale.Election experts said that Tuesday’s primary offered a mix of smart policies and harsh deadlines, and that the state benefited from not having a highly charged political atmosphere.
First congressional loss for a Kennedy in Mass.U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III has become the first in his storied political family to lose a run for Congress in Massachusetts. Kennedy fell short in his bid to unseat U.S. Sen. Edward Markey in Tuesday's..
Twitter hack conspirators may include a 16-year-old from MassachusettsIllustration by Grayson Blackmon / The Verge The investigation of the unprecedented Twitter hack earlier this summer has produced a new suspect: a 16-year-old from Massachusetts, according to a new..
Ed Markey held off Joseph Kennedy in a Democratic Senate clash in Massachusetts.The result was the first loss by a Kennedy in a Massachusetts election and demonstrated the progressive energy that is reshaping the Democratic Party.
Rep. Richard Neal Defeats Progressive Challenger in Mass. RaceU.S. Rep. Richard Neal of Massachusetts, the powerful chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, held off Democratic challenger Alex Morse in Tuesday's primary after an acrimonious campaign that..
Trump Gets a Mixed Welcome in KenoshaIn Massachusetts, Ed Markey held off Joe Kennedy: This is your morning tip sheet.
Ed Markey defeats Joseph Kennedy III in Massachusetts primaryThe grandson of assassinated politician Robert Kennedy lost to the incumbent Ed Markey.
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Twitter Hack May Have Had Another Mastermind: A 16-Year-OldOn Tuesday, federal agents served a Massachusetts teenager with a search warrant. He appears to have played a significant role in the July 15 Twitter attack, investigators and fellow hackers said.
Ed Markey faces Joe Kennedy and other things to watch for during the Massachusetts primaryIncumbent Democratic Rep. Richard Neal also faces a progressive primary challenger, Alex Morse.
Incumbent Senator Ed Markey leads Rep. Joe Kennedy III in Massachusetts Senate raceThe Kennedy family has never lost a Massachusetts Democratic primary, but Rep. Joe Kennedy III is trailing incumbent Senator Ed Markey in major polls. Ed O'Keefe reports.
Massachusetts sues Credit Acceptance Corp., alleging fraudState's attorney general says the company made unaffordable and illegal loans to people it knew couldn't repay them.
Hundreds protests student flu shot mandate in MassachusettsGov. Charlie Baker said the shots are needed to keep the healthcare system from getting overwhelmed during the coronavirus pandemic.
A Kennedy is on the ballot in Massachusetts. Here's why he's not guaranteed a victoryRecent polling shows incumbent Senator Ed Markey up against Congressman Joe Kennedy III, the grandson of Robert F. Kennedy.
In Massachusetts, Markey Outflanks Kennedy by Running as Bold InsurgentEdward Markey, 74, entered Congress before Joseph Kennedy III was born. But in their Senate race he has harnessed the energy of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the ascendant left, much to Mr. Kennedy’s..
Untangling the mysteries of the octopusThe octopus is one of the most bizarre life forms on Earth – one of the smartest, most interesting, and most alien. It can camouflage itself in a flash, squeeze its entire body through a one-inch..