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Cavs Beat Celtics As LeBron James Tops NBA's All-Time Playoff Scoring List.

James scored 35 points to replace Michael Jordan as the NBA's all-time playoff scoring leader. The points helped the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics for a return trip to the NBA finals.

- NPR - US

LeBron James gave a revealing quote about the giant test that awaits the Cavaliers in the Finals.

Elsa/GettyAfter knocking off the Boston Celtics on Thursday to advance to his seventh straight NBA Finals, LeBron James wasn't quite ready to think about the Golden State Warriors. James and the Cleveland Cavaliers have been dominant this postseason, going 12-1 to advance to the Finals, sweeping their first two opponents. ...

- Business Insider - US

​Trump requests $50 million for Savannah Harbor deepening.

President Donald Trump requested $108 million to deepen harbors in Savannah, Ga., and Boston as part of his 2018 budget, according to WABE. Trump wants to allocate $50 million to Savannah, but it's only half of what is needed to keep the project on schedule. In April, the Army Corps of Engineers said the deepening ...

- Atlanta Business Chronicle - US

Convicted killer lunges at co-defendant while verdicts read.

BOSTON " One of four people charged with murder lunged at a co-defendant and shouted profanities and "I'm not going to forget!" while their guilty verdicts were being read in a Boston courtroom.Omar Bonner, Omar Denton, Andrew...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

LeBron James Just Upended 19-Year-Old Jordan Record.

The Cleveland Cavaliers earned a third straight trip to the NBA finals and LeBron James secured a place in the history books Thursday night by surpassing Michael Jordan's record as the all-time NBA playoffs scorer. James scored 35 points in the 135-102 win over the Boston Celtics and overtook the...

- Newser - US

Cavs Beat Celtics As LeBron James Tops NBA's All-Time Playoff Scoring List.

James scored 35 points to replace Michael Jordan as the NBA's all-time playoff scoring leader. The points helped the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics for a return trip to the NBA Finals.

- NPR - US

U.S. college teaches veterans to heal each others' mental wounds.

NEWTON, Mass. - Former U.S. Army Specialist Tara Barney will never forget the 2013 night when a fellow soldier cried as he described holding a dying friend in his arms, a wartime memory he had not shared with anyone.

- Reuters - US

Lego giraffe to be named in honor of giraffe-loving boy.

A giant Lego giraffe is being renamed to honor a giraffe-loving Massachusetts boy who died last month.

- FOX News - US

Exclusive: Fidelity may back climate resolutions, a milestone for activists.

BOSTON - Fidelity Investments may support shareholder proxy proposals calling on companies to report on sustainability matters this year, a major shift by the Boston asset manager as climate activists gain more traction at large U.S. corporations.

- Reuters - US

LeBron James Sets New NBA Scoring Record.

The Cleveland Cavaliers earned a third straight trip to the NBA finals and LeBron James secured a place in the history books Thursday night by surpassing Michael Jordan's record as the all-time NBA playoffs scorer. James scored 35 points in the 135-102 win over the Boston Celtics. He overtook the...

- Newser - US

Cleveland Cavs to face Golden State Warriors in 3rd straight NBA Finals.

The Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics in Boston on Thursday night, 135-102, sending them to the NBA Finals for the third consecutive years — where, for the third straight year, they'll face off against the Golden State Warriors. This is the first "threematch," or match of a rematch, in NBA history, though there ...

- The Week - US

Lego giraffe to be named in honor of giraffe-loving boy

BOSTON — A giant Lego giraffe is being renamed to honor a giraffe-loving Massachusetts boy who died last month.

- Billings Gazette - US

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FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2013 file photo, former El Salvadoran military Col. Inocente Orlando Montano departs federal court, in Boston. Defense attorneys say medical care for Montano accused of helping to plot five killings is declining since his transfer to a new facility to await a final decision on his extradition. A ...

- WRAL.com - US

Massachusetts school backs off ban of hair braid extensions

- Education Week - US

Hillary Clinton to address Wellesley College graduates

Hillary Clinton is returning to her alma mater, Wellesley College, to deliver this year's commencement address at the Massachusetts school. The speech on Friday comes as the former Democratic presidential … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Lego giraffe to be named in honor of giraffe-loving boy

A giant Lego giraffe is being renamed to honor a giraffe-loving Massachusetts boy who died last month. Legoland Discovery Center Boston says the giraffe outside its headquarters, built with 22,000 … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

LeBron James Sets Record, Cavs Go to NBA Finals

LeBron James surpassed Michael Jordan for the top spot on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list on Thursday night. James and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 135-102 to win the NBA Eastern Conference Finals 4-1.         

- USA TODAY - US

From Trump to Oprah, speakers offer parting advice to grads

BOSTON " Oprah Winfrey told students to live with purpose. President Donald Trump said to ignore the naysayers. Will Ferrell sang some Whitney Houston.Those are a few of the speakers who have taken the stage at college graduation...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

The NBA is getting the Finals everyone has been waiting for all year

The NBA has been waiting for this moment all year: Cavs-Warriors round three. On Thursday, the Cleveland Cavaliers soundly beat the Boston Celtics in Game 5 to finish off the Eastern Conference Finals and get to the main course. The Golden State Warriors will meet them there, waiting since Monday after sweeping the Spurs ...

- Business Insider - US

Hillary Clinton to address Wellesley College graduates

WELLESLEY, Mass. — Hillary Clinton is returning to her alma mater, Wellesley College, to deliver this year's commencement address at the Massachusetts school.

- Billings Gazette - US

Before the White House, Kennedy was a high-school prankster

BOSTON - Years before he captained the torpedo boat PT-109, ran for office or set the United States on a path to put a man on the moon, President John F. Kennedy was a troublesome teen whose hijinks nearly got him kicked out of his prestigious boarding school.

- Reuters - US

Hillary Clinton returns to her alma mater Wellesley for speech

BOSTON - Former U.S. secretary of state and failed 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton returns to her alma mater, Wellesley College, on Friday to address its graduating class.

- Reuters - US

'You a Bad Rapper!' Charles Barkley and Shaq Unconvincingly Make Nice After Recent Tension

Thursday night in Boston, Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal were back on the air together for the first time since their heated exchange on Tuesday

- Mediaite - US

Before the White House, Kennedy was a high-school prankster

By Scott Malone BOSTON - Years before he captained the torpedo boat PT-109, ran for office or set the United States on a path to put a man on the moon, President John F. Kennedy was a troublesome teen whose hijinks nearly got him kicked out of his prestigious boarding school. The scion of a wealthy Boston family, Kennedy ...

- Yahoo! News - US

James surpasses Jordan as NBA's leading playoff scorer

LOS ANGELES, May 26 ― Cleveland superstar LeBron James surpassed NBA icon Michael Jordan as the league's all-time playoff scoring leader yesterday in the Cavaliers' Eastern Conference finals victory over the Celtics in Boston. With a...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Before the White House, Kennedy was a high-school prankster

BOSTON, May 26 — Years before he captained the torpedo boat PT-109, ran for office or set the United States on a path to put a man on the moon, President John F. Kennedy was a troublesome teen whose hijinks nearly got him kicked out of his...

- The Malay Mail - MY

The NBA is getting the Finals everyone has been waiting for all year

The NBA has been waiting for this moment all year: Cavs-Warriors round three. On Thursday, the Cleveland Cavaliers soundly beat the Boston Celtics in Game 5 to finish off the Eastern Conference Finals and get to the main course. The Golden State Warriorswill meet them there, waiting since Monday after sweeping the Spurs ...

- Business Insider - US

Kellyanne Conway purchases new digs for nearly $8 million

Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Donald Trump, will now live just a 12-minute drive away from the White House after she reportedly purchased a mansion in Washington, D.C.'s luxury neighborhood, Massachusetts Avenue Heights. The nearly $8 million dollar 15,000-square-foot home was initially s...

- The Raw Story - US

'Hamilton' star to perform at Boston July 4th celebration

BOSTON " Tony Award-winning actor and musician Leslie Odom Jr., who starred in the Broadway phenomenon "Hamilton," will be among the guest artists at Boston's iconic July Fourth concert and fireworks celebration.The Boston...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Kids' Super-8 'Star Wars' from 1977 is the most charming remake ever

A long four decades ago, in the far, far away village of Whitinsville, Mass., two brothers and a friend were so thrilled by the movie they just saw that they decided to remake it shot for shot. The movie, of course, was Star Wars, 40 years old on May 25. It changed millions of lives , not least of which were Jim Jongsma, ...

- Mashable! - US

Fin24.com | Zuckerberg returns to Harvard, and Boston wishes he never left

Mark Zuckerberg, one of Harvard University's most famous dropouts, is returning to campus to deliver a commencement address and finally get a degree.

- Fin24 - SA

Warriors coach Mike Brown on Tyronn Lue saying the Celtics are harder to guard than Golden State: 'It's cute'

Ronald Cortes/APThe Cleveland Cavaliers are one win away from a third straight Finals against the Golden State Warriors, and already, the exchange of words has started. On Wednesday, speaking to a group of beat writers, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said that he has his hands full preparing for Game 5 against the Boston ...

- Business Insider - US

Facebook's Zuckerberg urges Harvard grads to contemplate risk

By Valerie Vande Panne CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg returned on Thursday to Harvard University, the school he dropped out of to start the pioneering social network, to urge its graduating class to help create a new social safety net to allow creative risk-taking. The 33-year-old tech founder of the ...

- Yahoo! News - US

In a tense exchange before Congress, Betsy DeVos refused to rule out funding schools that discriminate against students

AP Photo/Carolyn KasterIn testimony to Congress on Wednesday, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos refused to say whether the department will withhold funding from private schools that discriminate against students, The New York Times reports. DeVos testified in front of a House Appropriations subcommittee on the Trump ...

- Business Insider - US

Family with ties to Boston Marathon bomber sue over son's death

After the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing, a Chechen man was shot and killed in Florida while being questioned about his ties and friendship with one of the bombing suspects. Josh King has the story .         

- USA TODAY - US

Microsoft to buy cyber security firm Hexadite for $100 million: report

REUTERS/Thomas MukoyaMicrosoft has agreed to acquire cyber security firm Hexadite for $100 million, Israeli financial news website Calcalist reported on Wednesday. Hexadite, headquartered in Boston with its research and development center in Israel, provides technology to automate responses to cyber attacks that it says ...

- Business Insider - US

Caroline Kennedy says she's missed JFK every day of her life, urges Americans to 'lift up the forgotten'

Cecil Stoughton/The John F. Kennedy Presidential LibraryBOSTON — President John F. Kennedy's daughter reminisces about her father in a new video released ahead of what would have been his 100th birthday. Speaking about her father in the video released by the JFK Library in Boston, Caroline Kennedy says she has "thought ...

- Business Insider - US

Teachers reveal how education has changed dramatically over the past 20 years

Getty Images / Robert BensonAcross the US, thousands of college graduates are taking the final steps in their education. A lot has happened since they were born in the mid-1990s, and perhaps no one has seen the effects of those changes on future generations than teachers. Business Insider spoke with a handful of elementary, ...

- Business Insider - US

Convicted killer lunges at co-defendant while verdicts read

BOSTON — One of four people charged with murder lunged at a co-defendant and shouted profanities and "I'm not going to forget!" while their guilty verdicts were being read in a Boston courtroom.

- Billings Gazette - US

Police: Man snatches purse of widow visiting husband's grave

LAWRENCE, Mass. " Police in Massachusetts say a man snatched an 80-year-old woman's purse as she was visiting her husband's grave.Lawrence police say the widow placed her purse on the ground at St. Mary-Immaculate Conception...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Pizza for Manchester, from Boston with love

IT was a small gesture that kept a fabled Boston newspaper fed during difficult times, one they thought frazzled reporters in Manchester would appreciate too. So they sent pizzas across the Atlantic. Editors at The Boston Globe came up with the idea the day after a suicide bomber killed 22 people and wounded dozens more at ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Trump's war on the press reaches dangerous levels

The demonization of the free press by the right did not begin with Donald Trump. Richard Nixon once called the press the enemy,' after all, in seeming awareness of who would bring about his eventual, inevitable downfall. For that matter, The Boston Globe complained in 1997 that Bill Clinton's rela...

- The Raw Story - US

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg returns to Harvard as commencement speaker

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - One of Harvard University's most famous dropouts, Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg, returns on Thursday to the Ivy League school to address its graduating class.

- Reuters - US

Sarah Hyland: I'd like to address my weight

The 'Modern Family' and 'Dirty Dancing' star tweeted about why she's lost muscle mass.

- USA TODAY - US

Robots help shed light on how humans walk

Boston MA May 25, 2017 Learning how to walk is difficult for toddlers to master; it's even harder for adults who are recovering from a stroke, traumatic brain injury, or other condition, requiring months of intensive, often frustrating physical therapy. With the recent boom of the robotic exoskeleton industry, more and more ...

- SpaceDaily.com - US

Family of Boston Marathon-bomber's friend sue agents over death

The parents of a Chechen man who was fatally shot while being questioned in Florida about a Boston Marathon bombing suspect in 2013 are suing two FBI agents and two Massachusetts state troopers for wrongful death

- ABC News - US

MarTech is coming! MarTech is coming! To Boston Oct. 2-4

Earlier this month, we wrapped up the West Coast edition of MarTech. The conference kicked off with the Stackies, an awards ceremony celebrating exceptional illustrations of marketing technology stacks from companies like Microsoft, Cisco and many more. I also unveiled the 2017 edition of... Please visit Search Engine Land ...

- Search Engine Land - US

Hot Tip On Old Heist Could Be Worth $10 Million, Gardner Museum Says

It's been 27 years since thieves made off with more than a dozen works of art from Boston's Gardner Museum. But the museum's trustees hold out hope — and have doubled the bounty on the masterpieces.

- NPR - US

Joe Biden to give Class Day address at Harvard

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. " Former Vice President Joe Biden is slated to deliver the Class Day address at Harvard University.Graduating seniors are expected to hear from Biden at a ceremony starting at 2 p.m. on Wednesday.The Democrat...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Roman Catholics Hope Vatican Visit Will Signal Trump-Pope Reset

U.S. President Donald Trump’s visit Wednesday to Rome brought parts of the center of the ancient city to a grinding halt, infuriating some locals but acting as another spectacle for tourists to absorb. Views about President Trump on the streets were decidedly mixed. As Pope Francis welcomed President Trump to the ...

- Voice of America - US

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