Thursday, December 2, 2021

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Puffin stuff: Herring rules could boost funny-looking bird

PATRICK WHITTLE, AP January 23, 2021 | 10:54 AM BATH, Maine (AP) — The commercial fishery for herring has suffered in recent years due to new restrictions, but those same rules could benefit some of Maine’s most...

Biden's early approach to virus: Underpromise, overdeliver

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s a proven political strategy: Underpromise and overdeliver. President Joe Biden, in his first three days in office, has painted a bleak picture of the country’s immediate future, warning Americans that it will take months, not...

Introducing Obaggo: How one Melrose man hopes to inspire change in plastic bag recycling

While watching Monday night football at a friend’s house about 10 years ago, Dave New discovered a way to make plastic bags recyclable. Just days earlier when New, a Melrose resident and plastic recycling innovator, noticed a pattern between...

Testing wristbands, masks signs of a new boss at White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — Testing wristbands are in. Mask-wearing is mandatory. Desks are socially distanced. The clearest sign that there’s a new boss at the White House is the deference being paid to coronavirus public health guidlines. It’s a striking...

New Bedford couple indicted for pandemic unemployment benefits fraud

BOSTON (AP) — A woman who worked for the Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance and her husband are facing charges they sought to illegally collect unemployment benefits for workers impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Tiffany Pacheco, 35, and Arthur...

Here's the full list of businesses affected by the early closure order being lifted

Gov. Charlie Baker announced plans Thursday to lift an order requiring many businesses to close between 9:30 p.m. and 5 a.m., amid signs that the second COVID-19 surge is stabilizing in Massachusetts. The move — effective Monday — affects...

These dancing robots have been watched over 23 million times. Here's the story behind the viral video.

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — The man who designed some of the world’s most advanced dynamic robots was on a daunting mission: programming his creations to dance to the beat with a mix of fluid, explosive and expressive motions that...

Wall Street hits record highs as hopes build for more stimulus

STAN CHOE, DAMIAN J. TROISE and ALEX VEIGA, AP January 20, 2021 Wall Street marked the dawn of President Joe Biden’s administration with stocks rallying to record highs as hopes build that new leadership in Washington will...

Dream close to being sold, taking Kelly Loeffler out of WNBA

The Atlanta Dream are close to being sold, ending defeated Sen. Kelly Loeffler’s contentious stint as a WNBA owner. “As it relates to the Atlanta Dream, we understand a sale of the franchise is close to being finalized,” the...

New Travel Rental Website BiznTrip.com Looks to Support Renters and Owners Alike

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are looking for ways to satisfy their travel bugs without compromising their safety or health. Whether it’s checking into a remote cabin, taking a boat ride or staying...
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Virgil Abloh obituary

Virgil Abloh obituaryArtistic director at Vuitton whose own label, Off-White, challenged the fashion establishment Virgil Abloh looms tall on the far end of a...

Jill Biden axes Melania Trump’s blood trees for restrained Christmas decor

Jill Biden axes Melania Trump’s blood trees for restrained Christmas decorAfter her predecessor’s terrifying vision, the first lady’s minimal display strikes a polite and...

Costume Designer to Watch: Vera Chow of “The Walking Dead” and “Boogie”

Born in Texas and raised in British Hong Kong, Vera Chow never quite found herself at ease with her surroundings. Made to feel like...

Seattle Sticker Patrol: Everybody Loves a Femme Top

Jessica Stein "Everybody Loves a Femme Top"It's true! JKIf you don't, I don't wanna hear about it. Thanks...