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New York and other north-eastern US states see a rapid fall in Covid cases
New York City and some north-eastern US states appear to be seeing rapid decreases in their numbers of Covid-19 cases in recent days, raising the possibility that the Omicron wave has now already peaked in some parts of America.
The state overpaid $2.7 billion on 719,000 jobless claims in 16 months. Now it wants its money back.
Matt Goncalves of Taunton must repay the state $200 a month for the next five years because he was overpaid $10,000 for an unemployment claim, he told The Boston Globe.
9-alarm fire destroys motel, 4 buildings in Salisbury
Officials said more than 100 firefighters spent several hours fighting the blaze. More than 30 people were displaced.
Here's how much snow fell during Monday's winter storm
One area of Massachusetts reported 10 inches of snow.
Millbury man's favorite number wins him $4 million on a scratch ticket
A Millbury man's favorite number helped him become a millionaire on a scratch-off ticket.
In reporting a drop in daily cases, Hochul sees reason for optimism.
Even as New York State prepared for a significant snowfall on Sunday, Gov. Kathy Hochul told New Yorkers that the state's coronavirus forecast was improving:
Covid Live Updates: Approval of U.S. Pandemic Response Hits New Low
Even as New York State prepared for a significant snowfall on Sunday, Gov. Kathy Hochul told New Yorkers that the state's coronavirus forecast was improving:
Andrew Vachss, Children's Champion in Court and Novels, Dies at 79
In hard-edged fiction and in the real-life courtrooms where he practiced law, he sought to shine a light on child sexual abuse.
Right-Wingers Are Pushing to Take Over School Boards in Leadup to Midterms
When Sarah Markey ran for the school board in South Kingstown, Rhode Island, in 2018, the area's right wing paid little attention.
New York's governor announces a significant drop in daily cases, a rare sign of hope.
New York State recorded about 48,000 coronavirus cases on Friday, a nearly 47 percent drop from the roughly 90,000 cases reported a week earlier, Gov. Kathy Hochul announced on Saturday.