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Former White House strategist Steve Bannon speaks in support of U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore during a campaign rally, Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, in Midland City, Ala. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson
NEW YORK (AP) — Former White House strategist Steve Bannon is catching blame from fellow Republicans for coughing up a safe Senate seat in deep-red Alabama and foisting damaging political advice on President Donald Trump. But in the aftermath of this week’s stinging Alabama defeat, Bannon is...
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Police are seeking the public’s help in their investigation into the death of a man whose body was found in a burned vehicle at a Massachusetts cemetery. Police and firefighters responded to Hope Cemetery in Worcester around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday after the car was discovered...
BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man previously convicted of stealing a laptop from the law school he was attending, and then tampering with a jury verdict slip, is facing new charges of falsely portraying himself as a lawyer. David Scher, of Newton, was held Tuesday for allegedly violating...
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts has launched a review of a proposed merger of several hospital systems that could create one of the state’s largest health care networks. The Health Policy Commission’s review announced Tuesday will analyze the deal’s effect on costs, quality, and access. The deal...
BOSTON (AP) — A third person has been charged in connection with a drug robbery that led to a fatal shooting in Boston. Demetrius Cast was arraigned Wednesday on robbery charges at Massachusetts General Hospital, where he’s being treated for gunshot wounds. Prosecutors say a 16-year-old boy...
NEW YORK (AP) — It was a few weeks before Christmas and time to put my voice assistant to the test: Could I just shout out the gifts I needed to buy without having to get on a smartphone or computer? Alexa, the virtual assistant inside my Echo Dot, is really good at reordering stuff I already...
ANDOVER, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts police say three swastikas were found carved into a desk inside a high school on the first day of Hanukkah. Andover High School Principal Philip Conrad announced Tuesday that the school will be working with police, local faith leaders and the Anti-Defamation...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has softened America’s stance on possible talks with North Korea, calling it “unrealistic” to expect the nuclear-armed country to come to the table ready to give up a weapons of mass destruction program that it invested so much in developing....
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — The man accused of carrying out a bomb attack in New York City’s subway system was influenced by the sermons and writings of a radical Muslim preacher, but appeared to have no known links to local radical groups, Bangladeshi officials said Wednesday. The suspect,...
BERLIN (AP) — The German government is considering increasing compensation for those injured or who lost loved ones in terror attacks, following criticism in the wake of last year’s truck rampage in Berlin. Twelve people were killed and dozens more were injured when a criminal from Tunisia drove...

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