Exclusive: US extracted top spy from inside Russia in 2017

Exclusive: US extracted top spy from inside Russia in 2017

A person directly involved in the discussions said that the removal of the Russian was driven, in part, by concerns that President Donald Trump and his administration repeatedly mishandled classified intelligence and could contribute to exposing the covert source as a spy. The decision to carry out the extraction occurred soon after a May 2017 meeting More...

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Live updates: Hurricane Dorian path and latest news
By Boston Journal On Friday, August 30th, 2019
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Live updates: Hurricane Dorian path and latest news

There are at least nine Trump Organization-owned and Trump personally owned properties in South Florida that are in the path of Hurricane Dorian. There are no evacuation orders in place yet, but CNN has reached More...

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By Boston Journal On Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
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Kamala Harris couldn’t recapture lightning in the second debates

The September debate stage just got its 10th participant: former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro. Castro got just 2% in our poll. That, however, is enough. Under rules set by the Democratic More...

Jeffrey Epstein has died by suicide, sources say
By Boston Journal On Saturday, August 10th, 2019
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Jeffrey Epstein has died by suicide, sources say

Epstein, 66, was taken from New York’s Metropolitan Correctional Center on Saturday morning in cardiac arrest and died at an area hospital, the sources told CNN. An ambulance was called at about 6:40 a.m. More...

Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are seen onstage at the Democratic presidential debate hosted by CNN at the Fox Theater in Detroit on Tuesday, July 30.
By Boston Journal On Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
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Who won the Democratic debate? Winners and losers from July 30

I watched — from the debate site in Detroit — and jotted down some of the best and worst performances from the 10 candidates on stage. My picks of the winners and losers from Tuesday night’s debate More...

What it will take to break through in presidential debates
By Boston Journal On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019
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2020 election: These 4 questions may determine how the Democratic candidates go from 2 dozen to 1

Over the next roughly 10 months, through the final primaries and caucuses in early June 2020, Democrats must reduce their field from the unruly herd of about two dozen candidates now contending to a single nominee. That More...

Live: Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting
By Boston Journal On Monday, July 29th, 2019
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Live: Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting

President Trump, speaking from the White House, thanked the law enforcement officers who responded to the deadly garlic festival shooting. “We thank the brave members of law enforcement. They never let More...

Baltimore stands up for its city after Trump tweets 'no human being would want to live there'
By Boston Journal On Sunday, July 28th, 2019
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Baltimore stands up for its city after Trump tweets ‘no human being would want to live there’

Trump lashed out at another prominent African American lawmaker on Saturday, tweeting that his Baltimore district is a “disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess.” The President’s tirade was directed More...

This college dropout was bedridden for 11 years. Then he invented a surgery and cured himself
By Boston Journal On Saturday, July 27th, 2019
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This college dropout was bedridden for 11 years. Then he invented a surgery and cured himself

After his first day of classes, the biology major collapsed at home on the dining room table, the room spinning around him. It was 1999. The symptoms soon became intense and untreatable. His heart would race, he More...

10 years. 180 school shootings. 356 victims. CNN examined 10 years of shootings on K-12 campuses across the US.
By Boston Journal On Friday, July 26th, 2019
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10 years. 180 school shootings. 356 victims. CNN examined 10 years of shootings on K-12 campuses across the US.

Since 2009, at least 177 of America’s schools experienced a shooting. These tragedies are as diverse as our nation, but the depth of trauma is hard to convey. There is no standard definition for what qualifies More...