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May 21, 2014
May 21, 2014
May 20, 2014
May 20, 2014

End of the road approaches for prominent Boston gun-control sign

BOSTON, May 20 (Reuters) – An iconic sign bearing
pro-gun-control messages that has hung near Fenway Park in
Boston, Massachusetts for almost two decades will soon lose its
home.

The 252-foot-long (77-meter-long) billboard – which features
a counter tracking the more than 45,000 people killed by guns in
the United States since the December 2012 attack on a Newtown,
Connecticut, elementary school – has been a prominent feature of
Boston since real estate developer John Rosenthal ordered the
first version for a parking garage in 1995.

May 19, 2014
May 19, 2014
May 19, 2014

Kerry calls on U.S. college graduates to face down climate change

BOSTON (Reuters) – The rapidly changing climate poses a threat of sparking greater global conflict, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday told the graduating class of Boston College, urging the graduates to play a role in pushing for new energy policies.

Citing recent reports from the United Nations and White House showing that a rising emissions of carbon dioxide from the burning of fossil fuels in contributing to a warming world, he warned of the possibility of climate-related conflict.

May 19, 2014
May 19, 2014
May 19, 2014
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      "Scott Malone is the Boston-based editor in charge for general news overseeing the northeastern United States, where he covers everything from politics to storms to the weird and wonderful of New England. Scott has interviewed newsmakers ranging from Macky Sall, the president of Senegal, to chart-topping rockers Aerosmith. His reporting has taken him from storm-swept New Orleans to the weather observatory atop Mount Washington in New Hampshire."
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