Jennifer Lawrence marries art dealer Cooke Maroney in Newport, RI

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NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence got married over the weekend in Rhode Island during a ceremony and reception studded with Hollywood stars. The “Hunger Games” star tied the knot with New York art dealer Cooke Maroney on Saturday at a Newport, Rhode Island, mansion. Lawrence’s publicist confirmed […]

3 college students hurt in Connecticut canoeing accident

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HEBRON, Conn. (AP) — Authorities say three college students have been hurt in a boating accident on a Connecticut lake. A spokeswoman for the state Department of Energy & Environmental Protection says the Wesleyan University students were hurt while canoeing on Amston Lake in Hebron on Saturday afternoon. A 19-year-old […]

Vermont soccer players rally for equal pay, get carded

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BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Members of a girls’ high school soccer team in Vermont tore off their uniform tops to reveal shirts calling for equal pay, earning cheers from the crowd and penalty cards from the referees. The Burlington High School team made the demonstration during a Friday night game […]

4 teachers receive presidential award for math, science

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Four New Hampshire teachers have been honored with the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. They are Bryan Smith, who teaches fourth grade at Bethlehem Elementary School; Gregory Snoke, who teaches sixth grade at Captain Samuel Douglass Academy in Brookline; Elise Catalano, who […]

‘Captain America’ Chris Evans helps dedicate youth theater

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CONCORD, Mass. (AP) — “Captain America” actor Chris Evans returned to his native Massachusetts this weekend to help dedicate the new home of a youth theater company where as a youngster he honed his acting skills. Evans, wearing a Boston Red Sox hat, helped cut the ribbon Saturday at the […]

Rielly’s 2nd goal lifts Maple Leafs past Bruins 4-3 in OT

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TORONTO (AP) — Mitch Marner and Auston Matthews have played sparingly together at even strength early in their careers. With injured Toronto captain John Tavares sitting out, the two connected to give the Maple Leafs a big win. Marner’s hard shot after taking a pass from Matthews glanced in off […]

19-year-old killed, 2 others injured in Wareham crash

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A 19-year-old is dead and two other people were injured after a car disabled by a crash was struck by another vehicle on a highway in Wareham early Sunday morning, officials said. Troopers responding to a reported serious injury crash in I-195 eastbound before Exit 21 around 6:30 a.m. determined […]

UK’s Johnson asks for a Brexit delay that he doesn’t want

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LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson pressed ahead Sunday with plans to try to win parliamentary backing for his new Brexit deal even as the European Union began considering his grudging request to extend the looming Brexit deadline. As the dust settled on a day of high drama in Parliament, […]

Hong Kong protesters set up roadblocks, clash with police

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HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong protesters flooded the city’s streets on Sunday in defiance of a ban by the authorities on their march, setting up roadblocks and tossing firebombs amid the firing of tear gas by police. Protest leaders carried a black banner at the front of the procession […]

Second day of the annual Head of the Charles Regatta underway

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The world’s best crew teams will be back out on the water on Sunday for the second day of the annual Head of the Charles Regatta. Competitors and Spectators are lucking out with picture-perfect Fall weather all weekend long. Spectator Ella Richards said, “It’s amazing that we are this lucky […]