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2 scenic New England railroads begin rides this weekend


Created: Wed, 22 May 2019 17:38:22 GMT

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All aboard! The beloved Hobo and Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroads are getting ready to kick off another season.

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National updates: Protests over police killings rage in dozens of US cities


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 14:05:00 GMT

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At least 25 cities across 16 states have imposed curfews. The National Guard has also been activated in around a dozen states and the District of Columbia.

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Firefighter who came to see his son on duty at one of his first fires helps rescue woman


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 13:56:00 GMT

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A firefighter showed up to a house fire to see his son in action, but it turned out that day that the 31-year veteran would help save a woman.

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Rescue crews find body of 15-year-old missing swimmer


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 12:39:00 GMT

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The Coast Guard said the teenage boy was last seen jumping off the High Bank Bridge in Dennis and never surfaced.

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More protests over George Floyd's death planned for Boston on Sunday


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 12:34:00 GMT

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The protests over the death of George Floyd, which began peacefully, ended up leading to 10 arrests and four injured officers.

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The FBI says its top lawyer is leaving the bureau


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 12:24:00 GMT

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Dana Boente has spent nearly 40 years with the Justice Department but has been targeted for criticism over the last year by some conservative commentators and supporters of President Donald Trump for his role in the Russia investigation.

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Video- Ending May With A Spring Feel


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 11:46:00 GMT

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Video- Ending May With A Spring Feel

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National coronavirus updates: Massive protests across US raise fears of new virus outbreaks


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 10:37:00 GMT

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The mayor of Atlanta has a message for demonstrators: "If you were out protesting last night, you probably need to go get a COVID test this week."

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'It means a lot': Teen experiencing homelessness to become valedictorian


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 10:01:00 GMT

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A teen experiencing homelessness doesn't let any obstacles get in the way of his education.

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'We cannot allow our rage to consume us': Biden calls for country to avoid violence, push for progress


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 06:00:00 GMT

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“The act of protesting should never be allowed to overshadow the reason we protest,” former Vice President Joe Biden said.

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3 key dates to know for the week ahead


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 04:05:00 GMT

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Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday are the dates to know this week.

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President Trump says he plans to invite Russia, additional countries to the G-7


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 03:44:00 GMT

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President Donald Trump is looking to bring Russia back to the G-7.

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Celtics star leads peaceful protest through hometown


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 03:37:00 GMT

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Celtics star Jaylen Brown made his voice and thoughts heard Saturday afternoon through a peaceful protest in his hometown of Atlanta.

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PHOTOS: Protests erupt across US after George Floyd's death


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 03:10:00 GMT

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Protests over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody have spread to other cities across the United States.

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Video: Sunny, cool end to weekend


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 03:08:00 GMT

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Temperatures will struggle to get to 70 degrees across most of Massachusetts on Sunday.

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Journalists covering protests face assault and arrest


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 02:28:00 GMT

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Reporters across the U.S. are facing assault and arrest while reporting on widespread protests.

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6-year-old pulled unresponsive from river


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 01:02:00 GMT

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Authorities said the boy was found in about 5 feet of water just a few feet away from where he was last seen.

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Plywood placed around Macy's Downtown Crossing store


Created: Sun, 31 May 2020 00:31:00 GMT

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Construction workers placed plywood over the glass windows and doors around the Macy's store in Boston's Downtown Crossing on Saturday afternoon.

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Colin Kaepernick starts legal defense fund for protesters arrested in Minneapolis


Created: Sat, 30 May 2020 23:07:00 GMT

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Colin Kaepernick has started a Legal Defense Initiative to support protesters in Minneapolis.

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Restaurants in Mass. prep for reopening with new guidelines from state


Created: Sat, 30 May 2020 22:26:00 GMT

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The rules from Gov. Charlie Baker include using outdoor seating when possible and keeping tables 6 feet apart.

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