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  • Red Sox move start time of Friday's game against the Yankees to accommodate Celtics fans
    by Marc Fortier on June 12, 2024 at 2:44 pm

    The Boston Red Sox announced that they have moved the start time of Friday’s game against the New York Yankees up from 7:10 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. to accomodate fans interested in watching the Celtics play the Dallas Mavericks in Game 4 of the NBA Finals. Friday’s Celtics game is scheduled to start at 8:30 p.m. at American Airlines Center in Dallas. Gates for Friday’s Red Sox game will now open at 5 p.m. Season ticket holders and Red Sox Nation members can enter Gate C starting at 4 p.m. The Red Sox play the Philadelphia Phillies at 7:10 p.m. Wednesday, and that game has not been moved despite the 8:30 p.m. start time for Game 3 of the Celtics-Mavericks series. Also occurring at […]

  • It's officially Tom Brady Day in Massachusetts
    on June 12, 2024 at 2:38 pm

    Let there be no question that Wednesday in Massachusetts is all about Tom Brady. Yes, the legendary former Patriot is being inducted into the team’s Hall of Fame Wednesday evening — it’s expected to feel like a game day in Foxborough — but Gov. Maura Healey just made it official. She proclaimed June 12, 2024, as Tom Brady Day, taking note in the document of his Super Bowl wins, incredible individual statistics, dedication to football and inspiration to millions. “Whereas, Tom Brady’s induction into the Patriots Hall of Fame proves he is truly the G.O.A.T.,” Healey wrote. Read the proclamation here: It’s not the first time a governor has sung Brady’s […]

  • Karen Read trial schedule: How and when to watch
    by Staff Reports on June 12, 2024 at 2:26 pm

    With all of the days off and half days, it can be difficult to keep up with the schedule of the high-profile Karen Read murder trial. Read is accused of striking John O’Keefe, her Boston police officer boyfriend, with her SUV and leaving him for dead in a snowbank outside the home of a fellow officer in Canton, Massachusetts, in the early hours of Jan. 29, 2022 after a night of drinking. She has pleaded not guilty, and her defense team argues she is being framed. Watch the Karen Read trial live on nbcboston.com, NECN, NBC Boston streaming platforms (including Roku, Peacock and Samsung TV) and NBC10 Boston’s YouTube page. Every night of the trial at 7 p.m., come back for analysis […]

  • Man accused in deadly Brockton double stabbing arrested in Vt.
    on June 12, 2024 at 2:12 pm

    A man accused in a deadly double stabbing in Brockton, Massachusetts, has been arrested in Vermont, authorities said Wednesday. Kevin Digregorio, 33, of Randolph, was arrested after he was found sleeping in his car on the road in Lunenberg, Vermont on Wednesday morning, the Plymouth County District Attorney’s Office said. He is accused in the stabbing death of 59-year-old William Hewlett on Melrose Avenue in Brockton on Monday night. A second victim, identified only as a 61-year-old man, was treated at South Shore Hospital. Digregorio will be charged with murder and other counts pending his extradition to Massachusetts. Prosecutors said the incident does not appear to be a […]

  • Mayor Wu reports ‘better, safer' situation at Boston's Mass. and Cass
    by Colin A. Young on June 12, 2024 at 12:45 pm

    The epicenter of the region’s substance use disorder, mental health and unsheltered homelessness crises at Massachusetts Avenue and Melnea Cass Boulevard is “in a different and better, safer position” than one year ago, Boston Mayor Michelle Wu said Wednesday, but an influx of individual migrants is now stressing the city’s shelter system. Massachusetts has been under a declaration of an emergency for nearly a year as the increase in homeless families migrating into the state pushed the state’s emergency family shelter program over capacity. The state is statutorily required to provide shelter for homeless families, but the mandate does not apply to homeless individuals. […]

  • Summer stunner turning scorching, then stormy
    by Tevin Wooten on June 12, 2024 at 12:29 pm

    We’re in for a nice and seasonable day Wednesday as highs approach the mid-70s. There will be a sea breeze at the coast cooling down towns near the shore into the low 70s, but there are abundantly blue skies Wednesday. The humidity shouldn’t be a problem Wednesday, nor Thursday for that matter. We’re building into a very hot day Thursday though, as temperatures will touch 85° region wide. The heat that sticks around Friday will be a thorn in our side for a severe weather setting up Friday. Timing of storm Right now, we’re eyeing 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. first across western Massachusetts for storms to fire up, though there may be a few precursing showers across Vermont and […]

  • Newly constructed Tokyo apartment block will be demolished because it blocks people's Mt. Fuji views
    by Sarah Hilton, Mia Glass, Bloomberg on June 12, 2024 at 11:55 am

    The newly constructed residential building in suburban Tokyo will be pulled down the month before the apartments were due to be handed over to buyers

  • U.K.’s legion of missing workers and quiet quitters is costing the economy nearly $400 billion, adding to a productivity crisis it can’t seem to escape
    by Prarthana Prakash on June 12, 2024 at 11:14 am

    No one wants an economy that punches below its weight when it comes to productivity as it undermines economic resilience to big shocks.

  • Nvidia CEO has a no one-on-one meetings rule for his 55 direct reports
    by Orianna Rosa Royle on June 12, 2024 at 11:13 am

    Nvidia’s CEO and cofounder Jensen Huang says frequent meetings would clutter his schedule and hinder the broader team's capacity to address challenges.

  • Bathroom breaks were banned by Archegos boss accused of fraud, who allegedly 'yelled' at staff for stepping away while key stocks were moving 
    by Eleanor Pringle on June 12, 2024 at 11:09 am

    The trial of Sung Kook “Bill” Hwang, boss at Archegos Capital Management, heard former staffer William Tomita claim Hwang banned bathroom breaks during key trades.

  • 3 teens accused of attacking woman in Boston's South End
    by Staff Reports on June 12, 2024 at 10:57 am

    Three teenage girls are accused of attacking a woman in Boston’s South End earlier this week. Officers responded to Huntington Avenue just before 6 p.m. Monday for a report of an assault and battery, Boston police said. Police were told the woman was kicked and punched several times by the group, according to authorities. The teenage girls also allegedly sprayed the victim with OC spray and stole her cell phone. The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said. After searching for the group, officers found them on Saint Botolph Street, where they saw one of the teens trying to get rid of a purple can of OC spray under a car, police said. […]

  • Chip industry is still 'at the end of a down cycle,' says German semiconductor CEO as he opens a $2.2 billion plant in Singapore
    by Lionel Lim on June 12, 2024 at 10:49 am

    “2024 is a transition year," Siltronic CEO Michael Heckmeier said on Wednesday.

  • As the chip race heats up, a new multipolar world is taking shape
    by Rakesh Kumar on June 12, 2024 at 10:43 am

    Chip manufacturing will become like oil: There will be a small number of producers for something that everybody needs.

  • EU trade war with China escalates with 38% tariffs on Chinese EVs
    by Ryan Hogg on June 12, 2024 at 10:37 am

    The EU has escalated its trade war with China after placing prohibitive import tariffs on carmakers including BYD and Geely.

  • NBA legend Jerry West dies at 86
    by Max Molski on June 12, 2024 at 10:03 am

    NBA legend Jerry West died Wednesday morning, the Los Angeles Clippers announced. He was 86 years old. “Jerry West, the personification of basketball excellence and a friend to all who knew him, passed away peacefully this morning at the age of 86,” the Clippers wrote. “His wife, Karen, was by his side.” Nicknamed “Mr. Clutch,” West has been selected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame three times. He was enshrined as a player in 1980 and as a member of the 1960 U.S. Olympic gold medal team in 2010. He will be inducted for a third time as a contributor later this year. West is ingrained in the NBA to this day, as his silhouette is considered the inspiration […]

  • Negotiators appear to have deal on revenge porn bill
    by Sam Doran on June 12, 2024 at 9:58 am

    Lawmakers hashing out the differences between House and Senate versions of a bill to crack down on so-called revenge porn and coercive control appear to be closing in on a deal. The conference committee retrieved a “jacket” — the form used to file a compromise — from the House clerk’s office around noon on Tuesday, the clerk’s office told the News Service. House Republican Leader Bradley Jones Jr. said his designee on the panel, Rep. Alyson Sullivan-Almeida, told him “that she was signing the jacket.” “And I assume that means that, unless there’s trouble getting the signatures, that it would be filed today,” Jones told the News Service. Jones said he was […]

  • Snap U.K. election sends crypto industry scrambling to court Labour allies
    by Emily Nicolle, Bloomberg on June 12, 2024 at 9:49 am

    The crypto lobby has been preparing for a changing of the political guard.

  • Why Russia, China and Big Tech all use fake female online profiles to get clicks
    by David Klepper, The Associated Press on June 12, 2024 at 9:47 am

    The human brain remains surprisingly easy to hack thanks in part to age-old gender stereotypes that have migrated from the real world to the virtual.

  • EV adoption has another problem
    by Tom Krisher, The Associated Press on June 12, 2024 at 9:43 am

    In late May, copper hit a record high of nearly $5.20 a pound.

  • Twinning! This Mass. school has 23 sets of twins graduating together
    by Asher Klein on June 12, 2024 at 9:35 am

    Talk about seeing double! On Wednesday, 23 sets of twins will graduate together at Pollard Middle School in Needham, Massachusetts. They make up just over 10% of the 454-student Class of 2024. On Wednesday, June 12, 2024, 23 sets of twins will graduate Pollard Middle School in Needham, Massachusetts. They make up 10% of the class. Nationally, for comparison, there were about 31 twins born for 1,000 every live births in the U.S. in 2022, according to the CDC, a rate of about 3%. “Just the sheer number, the volume, and in comparison, typically we have between five and 10 sets of twins, but to have 23 — they’re a phenomena in the town,” Principal Tamatha Bibbo told The […]

  • Louijeune will seek voting reform in Boston
    by Michael P. Norton on June 12, 2024 at 9:10 am

    The president of the Boston City Council plans to press for ranked choice voting in the city, an election reform that more than 1.8 million voters rejected in Massachusetts during the 2020 election. Boston City Council President Ruthzee Louijeune on Monday signaled plans to file a home rule petition and seek a ballot referendum. The councilor plans to introduce the proposal at Wednesday’s City Council meeting. Her office described her “landmark legislation” Monday and said it “seeks to enhance voter engagement, ensure election legitimacy, and foster a more positive political discourse within the city.” Massachusetts voters in 2020 rejected Question 2. The measure […]

  • AccuWeather: Warmer, still dry
    by WABC on June 12, 2024 at 9:05 am

    Look for another pleasant day Tuesday with a mix of sun and clouds. There's the possibility of a shower or two later in the afternoon.

  • CPI Data Will Arrive Just Before the Fed Meets. Will It Be a Game Changer?
    by Jeanna Smialek on June 12, 2024 at 9:04 am

    Federal Reserve officials are poised to announce their rate decision and economic projections mere hours after the latest inflation release.

  • What to Watch as the Fed Meets
    by Jeanna Smialek on June 12, 2024 at 9:03 am

    Federal Reserve officials are expected to leave interest rates unchanged, and will release fresh estimates of how many cuts could come this year.

  • Losing a Bridge Upends Life in Baltimore (and It May Soon Get Worse)
    by Peter Eavis and Alyssa Schukar on June 12, 2024 at 9:03 am

    Congestion has increased on other routes in the city and residents are worried that traffic will get worse as the port returns to more normal operations.

  • For Some Investors, Aging and Empty Office Buildings Aren’t a Bad Thing
    by Matthew Goldstein on June 12, 2024 at 9:02 am

    Bargain hunters are getting office buildings at steep discounts, a sign of the pain in the real estate market.

  • More than $1 billion in EV tax credits issued upfront to buyers, Treasury and IRS say
    on June 12, 2024 at 9:00 am

    Federal officials said the Biden administration hit a key milestone in its push to make it easier for consumers to buy an electric vehicle.

  • 22-year-old woman stabbed in chest in Midtown dies at Bellevue Hospital
    by WABC on June 12, 2024 at 8:48 am

    Police say a 22-year-old woman was fatally stabbed in Midtown and died after being taken to Bellevue Hospital.

  • Honoring Tom Brady: Legendary QB being inducted into Patriots Hall of Fame
    by Jeff Saperstone on June 12, 2024 at 8:31 am

    Tom Brady is set to be inducted into the New England Patriots Hall of Fame on Wednesday night. Why now? Well, it’s the 12th day of the sixth month — 12 for Bradys’s number, and six for hte number of Super Bowls he won here. Gillette Stadium is going to be packed for the star-studded event, which gets underway at 7 p.m. Rob Gronkowski, Randy Moss, Vince Wilfork, Julian Edelman and Drew Bledsoe are just some of the big names set to be here. They will all watch Brady become the 35th person to be inducted into the Patriots Hall of Fame. The greatest quarterback in NFL history spent 20 seasons with the Pats, winning six Super Bowls in his time here, and was a three-time […]

  • Inflation slows in May, with consumer prices up 3.3% from a year ago
    by Jeff Cox,CNBC on June 12, 2024 at 8:31 am

    The consumer price index held flat in May though it increased 3.3% from a year ago. Both numbers were 0.1 percentage point below market expectations. Excluding volatile food and energy prices, core CPI increased 0.2% on the month and 3.4% from a year ago, compared with respective estimates of 0.3% and 3.5%. Price increases were held in check by a 2% drop in the energy index and just a 0.1% increase in food. The consumer price index showed no increase in May as inflation slightly loosened its stubborn grip on the U.S. economy, the Labor Department reported Wednesday. The CPI, a broad inflation gauge that measures a basket of goods and services costs across the U.S. economy, held […]

  • Sixteen years for stealing a flower pot: the film about the IPP jail sentence ‘designed to bury you alive’
    by Simon Hattenstone on June 12, 2024 at 7:00 am

    Britain’s Forgotten Prisoners is a devastating documentary about the ‘public protection’ sentences that can amount to whole-of-life terms for relatively minor offences. Film-maker Martin Read explains his seven-year quest for justiceIt’s hardly going to break box office records, but Britain’s Forgotten Prisoners might just be the most important film made in the UK this year. For anybody interested in justice – or rather injustice – it’s unmissable.Premiering at the Sheffield DocFest on Thursday, Britain’s Forgotten Prisoners tells the story of convicts serving indeterminate sentences, known as imprisonment for public protection (IPP) in England and Wales. It focuses on […]

  • TD Garden to host first Celtics watch party
    by Alysha Palumbo on June 12, 2024 at 6:40 am

    For the first time ever, Boston Celtics fans will get to have an away game party right inside the TD Garden. There won’t be a game on the parquet, but they’ll get to watch Games 3 and 4 on the big screens. The Celtics, the TD Garden and the city of Boston all teamed up to plan this massive playoff party for fans. They put more than 15,000 tickets on sale last week and they sold out the same day. And we should note, tickets were just $18, in honor of the run for Banner 18, and that’s a lot cheaper than getting tickets to any of these actual games that can run you into the thousands. Organizers say fans who come out to this Garden Party Wednesday night will really get to […]

  • Lead investigator in Karen Read trial finishes testimony, supervisor takes stand
    by Marc Fortier, Asher Klein and Lauren Melendez on June 12, 2024 at 6:23 am

    Editor’s note: Testimony may be graphic at times. The lead investigator in the Karen Read murder trial completed his testimony on Wednesday, and his unit’s supervisor, Det. Lt. Brian Tully, took the stand. Massachusetts State Police Trooper Michael Proctor’s testimony was nothing short of explosive this week; some say the damage from his testimony to the prosecution may have already been done. Of the more than 50 witnesses we’ve heard from during trial so far, the testimony from the lead investigator in this murder case may be the most damaging for the prosecution. Watch the Karen Read trial live on nbcboston.com, NECN, NBC Boston streaming platforms (including Roku, […]

  • 33 displaced after large fire spreads to other homes in Dorchester
    by Staff Reports on June 12, 2024 at 5:56 am

    A large fire in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhood displaced dozens of people from their homes early Wednesday morning, authorities said. The fire occurred at 7 Carson St. at about 5 a.m., the Boston Fire Department said, and spread to the buildings on both sides. “This had taken off before they got there — three buildings were going. That was the initial report,” said Fire Commissioner Paul Burke. Fire officials said 33 people, including two children and two elderly people, and their pets were rescued from the burning homes. “I heard it. Thought it was rain, but when I woke up I saw the fire,” said Saikrishna Kilaru, escaped the fire. Kilaru says he was […]

  • Male in critical condition after Shadeland shooting
    by Brandon Kennedy on June 12, 2024 at 5:45 am

    LAWRENCE, Ind. -- The Lawrence Police Department is investigating a shooting that left a male in critical condition late Tuesday night. Just before 10:55 p.m., officers received multiple calls of shots fired in the area of 46th Street and Shadeland Avenue. Police arrived to find a male with a gunshot wound to the head. He [...]

  • Biden heads to Italy to pitch world leaders on more cash for Ukraine
    by Peter Nicholas and Gabe Gutierrez | NBC News on June 12, 2024 at 5:40 am

    Amid signs that Americans are tiring of sending weapons to Ukraine after two years of war, President Joe Biden this week will huddle with other world leaders in search of new ways to get aid to the country as it struggles to fend off Russia’s invasion. Biden will participate in a three-day meeting in Apulia, Italy, of the Group of Seven, or G7, the organization formed by the world’s largest industrialized nations, where a major topic will be tapping $300 billion worth of frozen Russian assets to strengthen Ukraine on the battlefield, according to the White House. Biden and his counterparts largely agree about the merits of seizing Russian assets to help underwrite Ukraine’s […]

  • Warm with few showers possible Wednesday, strong thunderstorms by end of week
    by Pete Bouchard on June 12, 2024 at 5:27 am

    We’re turning up the temperatures in the coming days. The humidity will also climb, but that’s Thursday’s concern. We’re still under the influence of an upper-level pool of cold air on Wednesday. Clouds will pop up again, and there’s a chance we could sprout a couple of quick-hitting showers this afternoon. Temperatures bounce back from Tuesday’s low 70s, however. Low 80s are within reach well away from the coast, but even near the coast, we have a chance to make the mid-70s. Thursday, the wind will turn to the southwest and boost us back into the low and mid-80s. Humidity starts to creep back into the picture as dewpoints rise into the 60s. We will be […]

  • Queens double shooting leaves teen, 23-year-old injured
    by WABC on June 12, 2024 at 3:33 am

    Officers found a 15-year-old boy with a gunshot wound to the face and a 23-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the leg in Queens.

  • Vandal defaces statues outside Catholic church in Bensonhurst: VIDEO
    by Lucy Yang on June 12, 2024 at 3:26 am

    Police have released video of vandal seen using a hammer to deface statues at a Catholic church in Brooklyn, and while the suspect is now in custody, churchgoers say the damage is already done.

  • Dispute ends with 33-year-old man shot in popular area of Midtown
    by WABC on June 12, 2024 at 3:25 am

    Police are investigating after a 33-year-old man was shot in Midtown Manhattan on Tuesday.

  • MTA bus driver describes vicious attack by belligerent passenger in Brooklyn
    by Sonia Rincón on June 12, 2024 at 3:17 am

    The bus driver says she suffered an injury from a belligerent passenger Friday morning when she was almost at the end of her route in Brooklyn.

  • 'It's about the kids': How an IMPD father-son duo are shaping the next generation
    by Scarlett O’Hara on June 12, 2024 at 3:03 am

    INDIANAPOLIS -- In less than a week, countless dads will spend a day grilling out on patios, enjoying their families’ company and maybe playing a little catch. Father’s Day looks different for every family, and FOX59/CBS4 wanted to highlight one father-son duo who’ve dedicated their lives to mentoring kids through sports and their jobs as [...]

  • 8 people with suspected ties to ISIS arrested in New York CIty, Philly and LA: sources
    by WABC on June 12, 2024 at 3:02 am

    Eight individuals with suspected ties to ISIS were arrested in New York City, Philadelphia and Los Angeles, according to ABC News sources.

  • Kevin Jonas undergoes surgery to remove skin cancer
    by Sabba Rahbar | E! Online on June 12, 2024 at 2:46 am

    Originally appeared on E! Online Kevin Jonas is providing insight into his personal health. The Jonas Brothers member shared that he was diagnosed with skin cancer after discovering a malignant mole on his forehead. “So today,” he explained in a video shared to his Instagram June 11, “I am getting a basal cell carcinoma removed from my head.” Basal Cell carcinoma is a type of skin cancer that “occurs most often on areas of the skin that are exposed to the sun, such as your head and neck,” according to the Mayo Clinic. In the video, Jonas could be seen panning to a small mole and explaining, “Yes, that is a actual little skin cancer guy that just started […]

  • IMPD: 3 shot, injured following large disturbance at Haughville Park
    by Tyler Haughn on June 12, 2024 at 1:20 am

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Indianapolis metro police are investigating after three men were shot following a large disturbance at Haughville Park on the city's near west side Tuesday night. Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department were dispatched around 8:17 p.m. to Haughville Park, which is located at 520 North Belleview Place, after receiving reports indicating that [...]

  • Hunter Biden’s Laptop, Revealed by New York Post, Comes Back to Haunt Him
    by Katie Robertson on June 12, 2024 at 12:59 am

    Many claims about the laptop’s contents have not been proved, but it played a role in the prosecution of Mr. Biden over a firearm purchase.

  • Extra Time: Family speaks out after grandmother shot in Brooklyn; Hunter Biden found guilty
    by WABC on June 12, 2024 at 12:52 am

    The family of an 84-year-old grandmother who was shot in Brooklyn is speaking out after the shooting.

  • Nathan's hot dog contest parts ways with champion Joey Chestnut over plant-based frank partnership
    on June 12, 2024 at 12:48 am

    Major League Eating will part ways with 16-time champion Joey Chestnut ahead of this year's Fourth of July hot dog eating contest, hosted by Nathan's Famous.

  • National Amusements stops discussions with Skydance on Paramount deal, sources say
    on June 12, 2024 at 12:42 am

    Share Redstone's National Amusements has stopped talks with Skydance on proposed merger deal with Paramount Global, CNBC reported Tuesday.

  • Joey Chestnut goes vegan, out of Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest
    by WABC on June 12, 2024 at 12:29 am

    Joey Chestnut will not be competing in the 2024 Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest after choosing to represent a rival plant-based brand.