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Valerie Vande Panne

Hillary Clinton attacks proposed Trump budget cuts as 'cruelty'

May 26 2017

WELLESLEY, Mass. Hillary Clinton assailed the man who beat her to the White House, slamming as "unimaginable cruelty" President Donald Trump's proposal to cut $3.6 trillion in government spending over the next decade in a speech on Friday. | Video

Facebook's Zuckerberg urges Harvard grads to contemplate risk

May 25 2017

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg returned on Thursday to Harvard University, the school he dropped out of to start the pioneering social network, to urge its graduating class to help create a new social safety net to allow creative risk-taking. | Video

Admitted triple murderer erupts in court as sentenced to death

Feb 03 2017

BOSTON A Massachusetts man who admitted to killing three people in a 2001 rampage erupted in a Boston courtroom on Friday morning, swearing at the federal judge who sentenced him to death in a state where executions are rare.

Protesters nationwide denounce big money in U.S. politics

Apr 15 2016

BOSTON/WASHINGTON Conservative and independent protesters channeling themes from the presidential campaigns of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders dumped faux contributions into Boston Harbor on Friday, one of some 30 nationwide demonstrations planned against big money in politics. | Video

Protesters nationwide denounce big money in U.S. politics

Apr 15 2016

BOSTON/WASHINGTON Conservative and independent protesters channeling themes from the presidential campaigns of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders dumped faux contributions into Boston Harbor on Friday, one of some 30 nationwide demonstrations planned against big money in politics.

U.S. northeast gets late taste of winter with snowstorm

Apr 04 2016

BOSTON Massachusetts, New Hampshire and upstate New York braced for up to 6 inches (15 cm) of snow on Monday as forecasters warned that winter weather would overtake the area even as spring entered its second week. | Video

New England shivers under blanket of snow at onset of spring

Mar 21 2016

BOSTON Residents of much of coastal New England woke up on the second day of spring to discover lawns and roads blanketed with snow and schools closed in Boston, Providence and several other cities. | Video

Record-setting cold chills U.S. Northeast on Valentine's Day

Feb 15 2016

BOSTON Residents of much of the northeastern United States woke up on Sunday to bone-chilling cold conditions that shattered Valentine's Day records in Boston, Hartford and Providence. | Video

Record-setting cold chills U.S. Northeast on Valentine's Day

Feb 14 2016

BOSTON Residents of much of the northeastern United States woke up on Sunday to bone-chilling cold conditions that shattered Valentine's Day records in Boston, Hartford and Providence.

Deep freeze grips U.S. northeast, triggers fatal 50-car pileup

Feb 13 2016

BOSTON, Mass A dangerous cold snap bringing life-threatening cold was settling in across the northeastern United States on Saturday and a snow squall triggered a pileup of dozens of vehicles on a Pennsylvania highway that left several people dead. | Video

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