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Jeep Stuck in Sand Dune 40 Years Is Finally Free.

A Jeep buried in sand in Massachusetts 40 years ago has finally been dug out. Work crews on Friday pulled out the rusted remnants of what John Munsnuff says was once his family's "beach buggy" at the home they've long owned near Ballston Beach in Cape Cod, reports AP . The...

- Newser - US

Who exactly are 'radical' Muslims?.

Z. Fareen Parvez, University of Massachusetts Amherst The Trump administration has been using the phrase radical Islam' when discussing the war on terror.' From his inauguration address to remarks to military leaders, President Trump has been warning against Islamic terrorists.' Many different ki...

- The Raw Story - US

Pfizer subpoenaed in U.S. over patient assistance plans.

- Pfizer Inc said it received subpoenas from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Massachusetts related to its support for organizations that provide financial help to Medicare patients.

- Reuters - US

Lenny Platt Joins CBS Pilot 'Perfect Citizen'; Demetrius Grosse Cast In NBC's 'For God And Country'.

Lenny Platt has booked a role in CBS pilot Perfect Citizen, a legal drama written and executive produced by former Good Wife executive producer Craig Turk. Written/executive produced by Turk and directed by EP Paris Barclay, Perfect Citizen centers on the former general counsel for the NSA who, after his involvement as a ...

- Deadline.com - US

Associations form pipeline steel team in response to Trump memo.

Four national oil and gas associations have formed a pipeline steel team in response to US President Donald J. Trump’s Jan. 24 Executive Memorandum specifying that US-manufactured materials will be used in all new construction as well as repairs, retrofits, and expansions to the maximum extent possible.

- OGJ - US

Jeep buried in sand dune for 40 years is finally unearthed.

A Jeep buried in sand in Massachusetts 40 years ago has finally been dug out. Work crews early Friday pulled out the rusted remnants of what John Munsnuff says was … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Jeep buried in sand dune for 40 years is finally unearthed.

TRURO, Mass. — A Jeep buried in sand in Massachusetts 40 years ago has finally been dug out.

- Billings Gazette - US

Jeep buried in sand dune for 40 years is finally unearthed.

TRURO, Mass. — A Jeep buried in sand in Massachusetts 40 years ago has finally been dug out.Work crews early Friday pulled out the rusted...

- Townhall.com - US

Pfizer subpoenaed in U.S. over patient assistance plans.

- Pfizer Inc said it received subpoenas from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Massachusetts related to its support for organizations that provide financial help to Medicare patients. "Pfizer is among a number of companies that have received subpoenas regarding this matter," the New York-based company said in ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Baseball returns with exhibition games in Florida, Arizona.

Major League Baseball returns Friday with the first spring training exhibition games of the season. The pre-season games started a week earlier than normal this year due to the World Baseball Classic, which begins next month. Going head-to-head Friday afternoon in the Grapefruit League are the Baltimore Orioles and Detroit ...

- The Week - US

Pfizer subpoenaed in U.S. over patient assistance plans | Reuters.

Pfizer Inc on Thursday said it received subpoenas from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Massachusetts related to the drugmaker's support for organizations that provide financial help to Medicare patients.In a regulatory filing, Pfizer said it received subpoenas in December 2015 and July 2016 related to groups ...

- Firstpost - IN

€140,000 gaming sector salaries still not competitive enough - survey

Salaries which by Maltese standards are considered to be very high are still deemed by the online gaming industry as not competitive enough compared to other countries, according to a survey. The study on Maltese iGaming salaries in the industry by Bostonlink – a recruitment company in the gaming industry – shows that ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Iowa man gets probation for having bomb-making materials

A federal judge sentenced an Oran man Thursday to five years probation with special conditions, instead of prison time, for having bomb-making materials in his home last year. The materials were similar to those used in the Boston Marathon bombing.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Fidelity, T. Rowe poised for gains on Snap IPO

By Tim McLaughlin BOSTON - Mutual funds run by Fidelity Investments and T. Rowe Price Group Inc could be poised for a...

- Townhall.com - US

Baseball returns with exhibition games in Florida, Arizona

Major league baseball returns Friday with the first spring training exhibition games of the season. The pre-season games started a week earlier than normal this year due to the World Baseball Classic, which begins next month. Going head-to-head Friday afternoon in the Grapefruit League are the Baltimore Orioles and Detroit ...

- The Week - US

€140,000 gaming sector salaries still not competitive enough - survey

Salaries which by Maltese standards are deemed to be very high – at least when compared to other sectors of the economy – are still deemed by the online gaming industry as not competitive enough with other countries, according to a survey on Maltese iGaming salaries in the industry. Bostonlink – a recruitment company ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Trump administration sets sights on state recreational marijuana laws

Thus far into his presidency, President Trump has largely ignored the legalization of recreational marijuana. I do believe you'll see greater enforcement of it,' said Mr. Spicer. Eight states – Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, Alaska, Colorado, Massachusetts, and Maine – and Washington, D.C. have legalized both ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Bank of America app gets Zelle P2P capabilities

BI Intelligence This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Bank of America officially integrated Zelle, the peer-to-peer payment feature, into its own banking app to allow users to send real-time payments, according to The Boston Globe. Bank ...

- Business Insider - US

UMass-Amherst's Old Chapel reopens after $21M renovation

AMHERST, Mass. — An iconic building on the University of Massachusetts Amherst campus has opened for the first time in almost two decades.The...

- Townhall.com - US

UMass-Amherst's Old Chapel reopens after $21M renovation

AMHERST, Mass. — An iconic building on the University of Massachusetts Amherst campus has opened for the first time in almost two decades.

- Billings Gazette - US

No, Trump critics. It's highly unlikely the president has committed treason

It's not just left-wing celebrities like film director Michael Moore who are wielding the T-word. Rep. Seth Moulton, a Massachusetts Democrat and Iraq war veteran, used it during a CNN interview.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Massachusetts police end visits to schools to greet kids

- Education Week - US

Hidden figures: How black women preachers spoke truth to power

Sojourner Truth Memorial in Florence, Massachusetts. Lynne Graves, CC BY-NDEach semester I greet the students who file into my preaching class at Howard University with a standard talk. The talk is not an overview of the basics – techniques of sermon preparation or sermon delivery, as one might expect. Outlining the ...

- The Conversation - UK

DNA profile in Google manager's murder prompts ID, police say

Police revealed Thursday they are closing in on a person of interest in the mysterious murder of a New York City woman who found dead last summer after running near her mother's home in Massachusetts.

- FOX News - US

The Boston Celtics decided to 'stand pat' at exactly the moment they needed to make a big move

Charles Krupa/APThe NBA's trade deadline came and went without much big action. To the surprise of many, the Boston Celtics decided to "stand pat," a source told The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski, opting not to make a big move on superstars like Jimmy Butler and Paul George. It's a questionable decision by the Celtics, who, ...

- Business Insider - US

Owner of company in fatal trench collapse pleads not guilty

BOSTON " The owner of a Boston company facing manslaughter charges stemming from the deaths of two employees in a trench collapse has pleaded not guilty and been released.Kevin Otto and an attorney for Atlantic Drain Services...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Mitt Romney in talks to buy a small part of the New York Yankees, report says

According to FanRag Sports, former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney is bidding to buy a small part of the New York Yankees...

- Deseret News - US

Boston Scientific and Hormel skid; Square and HP jump

NEW YORK " Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday:Square Inc., up $2.11 to $17.15The mobile payments processor reported a larger-than-expected profit and gave strong estimates for 2017.Boston Scientific...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Rihanna is named Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. " Rihanna has been named the 2017 Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year.The Grammy Award-winning singer will receive the Harvard Foundation's Peter J. Gomes Humanitarian Award at a ceremony scheduled...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Police have DNA profile of killer of runner in Massachusetts

PRINCETON, Mass. " Authorities investigating the death of a New York City woman killed while out running near her mother's Massachusetts home last summer now have a DNA profile of the suspect, a district attorney said Thursday.Based...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Rihanna is named Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Rihanna has been named the 2017 Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year.The Grammy Award-winning singer will receive...

- Townhall.com - US

Police have DNA profile of killer of runner in Massachusetts

PRINCETON, Mass. — Authorities investigating the death of a New York City woman killed while out running near her mother's Massachusetts home...

- Townhall.com - US

Lyft expands to Fargo, Topeka, Pensacola, Iowa City, and 50 more cities

Lyft is continuing its expansion into 100 new cities this year by launching in 54 more locations today. The on-demand ride hailing service is now available in places like Pensacola, Florida; Springfield, Mass.; Fargo, North Dakota; Iowa City, Iowa; Topeka, Kansas, and more. This makes 94 new markets for Lyft since the ...

- VentureBeat - US

New York Times Seeks New Headlines With Oscars Ad

A year after a movie about a pack of intrepid investigative reporters at a Boston newspaper won the Oscar for “Best Picture,”  The New York Times will seek a spotlight of its own during the annual film awards. New York Times Co. will take what is perhaps its most significant step into big-TV advertising by ...

- Variety - US

Boston Scientific recalls all Lotus Valve heart devices

- Boston Scientific Corp said on Thursday it was recalling its range of Lotus Valve heart devices, citing reports of problems with the locking mechanism.

- Reuters - US

Norwegian announces flights between US and Ireland starting from €69

Norwegian Air will begin flights this summer from Cork, Shannon and Dublin to smaller US airports in the greater New York, Boston and New England areas with fares starting from €69.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

Israel announces Iron Dome tests with US components

The Israel Ministry of Defense announced on 22 February that it had completed a series of tests of the Iron Dome rocket protection system using a Tamir missile that both Israeli- and US-made components for the first time. The MoD's Israel Missile Defense Organization and Iron Dome's

- Jane’s - US

Maybe this is the century that America erects giant Atlantic seawalls.

Boston is considering a wall to keep out the rising sea.

- Grist Magazine - US

Professor has taken 'selfie' every day for last 30 years

BOSTON " Long before they were called selfies, Karl Baden snapped a simple black and white photo of himself. Then he repeated it, every day, for the next three decades.Baden's "Every Day" project officially turns 30 on Thursday...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

10 happiest cities for CIOs

CIOs appear to be a relatively happy bunch, despite the pressures of the job.Robert Half Technology surveyed 2,500 U.S. CIOs in 25 metropolitan areas. As a group, the tech leaders rated their overall job satisfaction at 8.5 in a 10-point scale. Respondents from 10 cities reported above-average happiness, with Miami hosting ...

- Network World - US

Professor has taken 'selfie' every day for last 30 years

BOSTON — Long before they were called selfies, Karl Baden snapped a simple black and white photo of himself. Then he repeated it, every day, for the next three decades.

- Billings Gazette - US

Feds foil plans for ISIS-inspired attack 'ten times' worse than Boston bombing

An American-born citizen was arrested Friday for allegedly plotting an ISIS style President's Day attack “ten times” worse than the April 2013 Boston Marathon bombing that killed…

- TheBlaze.com - US

Police scrap outreach program because it scared 'undocumented children' and 'children of color'

Police in a Massachusetts town had to scrap a program meant for outreach into the community because some were concerned it would make “children of…

- TheBlaze.com - US

Why tech companies of all sizes are embracing business-led solutions to IP protection

The tech industry has long been a favorite target for patent trolls. While tech companies strive to innovate, patent trolls see opportunities to monetize the patents they've acquired by suing operating tech companies. Today, patent trolls are responsible for over 84 percent of patent litigation in the U.S. A study published ...

- BetaNews.Com - US

Manchester by the Sea

Spazju Kreattiv are once again screening the pluri-nominated Manchester by the Sea today. With Casey Affleck as Lee Chandler in what has been a star-turning role for the actor, the film focuses on a man forced to give up his solitary life as a handyman in a Massachusetts apartment block to care for his teenage nephew ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Internet, meet Finland's adorable first dog, Lennu

The world has been suffering political dog content withdrawals. After all, everyone's still grieving the sudden withdrawal of the Obama family's dogs, Bo and Sunny, from the world stage. Donald Trump, of course, has no pets. It makes sense then that the desperate gaze of pup-lovers worldwide has fallen on Finland and ...

- Mashable! - US

Boston Symphony plans major additions to summer home

BOSTON, Feb 23 — The Boston Symphony Orchestra's summer home of Tanglewood, one of the premier outdoor venues in classical music, will undergo a major expansion that will include a year-round building. Nestled in the Berkshire hills of...

- The Malay Mail - MY

T.J. Maxx parent steps up expansion, plans new home chain

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. " Department stores just got a double dose of bad news.The parent company of T.J. Maxx and Marshalls, which have taken a bigger share of clothing spending by selling popular brands at deep discounts, plans...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Refugees in white coats: How immigration ban could affect U.S. health care

Ihsan Kaadan, MD, originally from Syria, stands in front of Massachusetts General Hospital, where he is a cardiac researcher. It was after the sun sank below the horizon and daylight faded into night that Ihsan Kaadan said were the worst times in Aleppo during the Syrian war. You would just wait to see the light again,' ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Security breach at Kennedy Airport unnerves some travelers

BOSTON " A breach that allowed 11 people to walk through an unattended security checkpoint lane at one of the nation's busiest airports has some travelers scratching their heads about how this could happen even with the enhanced...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

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