Happ, Frazier lift Yanks over Red Sox for 10th straight win

Happ, Frazier lift Yanks over Red Sox for 10th straight win

View photosNew York Yankees’ Clint Frazier (77) celebrates his two-run home run that also drove in Luke Voit, behind, during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)BOSTON (AP) — Less than two weeks removed from a slide that threatened to derail …

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Tatum and Brown help Boston Celtics cool Miami Heat in Game 3 of East finals

Tatum and Brown help Boston Celtics cool Miami Heat in Game 3 of East finals

Getting big leads has been relatively easy for the Boston Celtics in these Eastern Conference finals.This time, they also found a way to finish the job.And just like that, the East title series got a whole lot closer.Jaylen Brown scored 26 points, Jayson Tatum added 25 and the Celtics got right back into the East …

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ProBeat: Robots need to solve mobility before we find their killer app

ProBeat: Robots need to solve mobility before we find their killer app

This week we published our interview with Boston Dynamics CEO Robert Playter. We discussed his first year as CEO; the company’s profitability target after three decades (Boston Dynamics was founded in 1992); Spot, Pick, Handle, and Atlas; and the company’s broader roadmap, including which robots are next. The interview comes on the heels of Boston …

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Is Giannis Antetokounmpo the greatest Greek athlete of all time? An investigation

Is Giannis Antetokounmpo the greatest Greek athlete of all time? An investigation

Giannis Antetokounmpo was named NBA MVP for the second straight year on Friday, putting him in rare company with some of the most storied superstars of all time. He marks the 11th player in league history to win the award in back-to-back years, which raises a question beyond basketball: Is Giannis the greatest Greek athlete …

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‘City Hall’ Film Review: Frederick Wiseman Celebrates the Power of Civic Engagement

‘City Hall’ Film Review: Frederick Wiseman Celebrates the Power of Civic Engagement

Nobody makes documentaries quite like Frederick Wiseman. He doesn’t interview his subjects; he doesn’t provide on-screen identification for who’s talking; he doesn’t use any non-diegetic music. What he does do is plant the viewer firmly inside what “Hamilton” calls “the room where it happens,” taking us deep inside the heart of the hospitals, the department …

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Boston University teacher killed in elevator accident

Boston University teacher killed in elevator accident

Boston Police have identified the woman who was killed in an elevator accident in an apartment building as a teacher at Boston University. Officers found 38-year-old Carrie O’Connor in the elevator on the first floor of a building in the city’s Allston neighborhood, CBS Boston reports. O’Connor was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said …

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Feds: Men hacked US sites after killing of Iranian general

Feds: Men hacked US sites after killing of Iranian general

BOSTON (AP) — Two computer hackers have been indicted on charges that they defaced websites across the U.S. in retaliation to the killing of Iran Gen. Qassem Soleimani, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. The men, whom authorities believe to be living in Iran and the Palestinian territories, are accused of hacking into U.S. websites and replacing …

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Top Chef Star Aaron Grissom Dead at 34 After Motorcycle Accident

Tommy Garcia/Bravo/NBCU Photo BankThe culinary world is mourning the loss of Aaron Grissom.  E! News confirms Grissom, who competed on season 12 of Top Chef, died Sept. 8 following a motorcycle accident in his native Washington state. He was 34. According to the Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office, Grissom’s cause of death was “multiple blunt force injuries” …

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Kemba Walker keeps acing the moment that Kyrie Irving got most horribly wrong as a Celtic

Kemba Walker keeps acing the moment that Kyrie Irving got most horribly wrong as a Celtic

Tomase: Kemba keeps acing what Kyrie failed as a Celtic originally appeared on NBC Sports BostonKyrie Irving’s Celtics low point wasn’t his disgraceful capitulation vs. Milwaukee in last year’s conference semifinals, because by then we already knew they were cooked and he was gone.It actually came five months earlier in Orlando. You remember the play. …

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