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San Jose named most innovative US city

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KRON) —  A South Bay city is being recognized as the most innovative in the nation in 2020.  Last week, the Center for Digital Government announced the city of San Jose was named the nation’s most innovative local government.  Now in its 20th year, the annual Digital Cities Survey recognizes how cities […]

Plymouth North takes Patriot League Cup

PLYMOUTH — While head coach Janet Veracka acknowledged a state championship would have been nice, Plymouth North went as far as a team could go and came out the winner and champion in the end. The Eagles (12-1-1) toppled Pembroke in the finals of the inaugural Patriot League Cup Field Hockey Championships in a 4-0 […]

Boston housing market rescuing poor excise tax numbers

Boston budget officials claim the city’s still-strong housing market is going to be able to bail out the even-more-brutal-than-expected excise tax shortfalls to avoid layoffs this fiscal year. The city also plans to continue cost-saving measures through the spring. Boston has had in place cuts to nonessential purchases, a hiring freeze and continued looks at […]

Gophers hold in wild 34-31 win over Purdue

The Gophers and Boilermakers game turned funky in the fourth quarter Friday night. Through three quarters, both offenses were churning out methodical drives, resulting in touchdown after touchdown. Three-and-outs were rare and turnovers were extinct. It looked like the last team to have the ball would win at TCF Bank Stadium. Then in the fourth […]

Trump tries to leverage power of office to overturn Biden win

By ZEKE MILLER, COLLEEN LONG and DAVID EGGERT WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump sought to leverage the power of the Oval Office on Friday in an extraordinary attempt to block President-elect Joe Biden’s victory, but his pleas to Michigan lawmakers to overturn the will of their constituents appeared to have left them unswayed. Trump […]

Trump objects to counting thousands of Wisconsin ballots

By SCOTT BAUER MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The recount of the presidential election in Wisconsin’s two most heavily Democratic counties began Friday with President Donald Trump’s campaign seeking to discard tens of thousands of absentee ballots that it alleged should not have been counted. Trump’s three objections attempting to discard the ballots were denied by […]

What shops are allowed to open for Black Friday 2020?

What shops are allowed to open for Black Friday 2020?

Black friday sale on white table (Credits: Getty Images) Black Friday 2020 is just days away, but is set to be a very different kind of bargain-hunting day from usual in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. With England currently in a four-week lockdown until December 2, many of the non-essential retailers who normally take […]