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Boston ‘free speech’ rally and counterprotest

Boston ‘free speech’ rally and counterprotest

The Parkman Bandstand sits in a quiet corner of Boston Common, well away from the park’s iconic swan boats and the frog pond where little kids by the dozen are known to splash in the fountains during the warm summer months. It is an advertised stop along the city’s storied ...

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How the Charleston massacre changed the Confederate flag market

How the Charleston massacre changed the Confederate flag market

View photos Alabama Flag and Banner, founded in 1985, had always sold Confederate battle flags. The company had marketed stock that it bought from manufacturers, but it had never been a huge income generator. Custom flags, especially oversize U.S. flags, table covers and banners were more important to the small company’s bottom ...

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In the shadows of a racist past, Boston braces for a far-right rally

In the shadows of a racist past, Boston braces for a far-right rally

View photos Barricades set up on the Boston Common where a “Free Speech” rally is scheduled and a large rally against hate in solidarity with victims of Charlotestville will converge Saturday, on August 18, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo: Scott Eisen/Getty Images) More BOSTON — The Parkman Bandstand sits in ...

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Monday’s total solar eclipse: What to know

Monday’s total solar eclipse: What to know

On Monday, Aug. 21, a solar eclipse is set to dazzle viewers across the United States. The moon’s path will cross with the sun’s, casting a shadow on Earth. All of the U.S. will be treated to at least a partial eclipse, but viewers in the aptly named “path of ...

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Report: Trump wants to part ways with Steve Bannon

Report: Trump wants to part ways with Steve Bannon

WASHINGTON — According to a report from the New York Times’ Maggie Haberman on Friday, President Donald Trump has “told senior aides that he has decided to remove” Steve Bannon, who was the White House chief strategist. Both the White House and Bannon did not immediately respond to multiple requests ...

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The ‘body politic’ rejects Donald Trump

The ‘body politic’ rejects Donald Trump

View photos (Yahoo News photo Illustration; photos: AP, Getty) More had settled at near even money. That same day, Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., ranking member of the House Judiciary subcommittee on the Constitution, from Yahoo News: Let’s block ads! (Why?)

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Mitt Romney: ‘This is a defining moment for President Trump’

Mitt Romney: ‘This is a defining moment for President Trump’

Mitt Romney, former governor of Massachusetts, reacts while speaking to members of the media after a dinner with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at Jean Georges Restaurant in New York on Nov. 29, 2016. (John Angelillo/Pool via Bloomberg) More Charlottesville violence, warning in a lengthy Facebook from Yahoo News: Let’s block ...

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