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Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:02:28 GMT

Reebok laces up for headquarters move to Boston  -  The Boston Globe
Another high-profile company is moving to Boston: Reebok, the athletic shoe and apparel company, plans to shift about 700 employees from Canton to a new headquarters in the city. The move would be one of Boston's biggest corporate relocations in years.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:55:03 GMT

Techie's ties to firm wooing T discovered  -  Boston Herald
The MBTA's chief technology officer — plucked earlier this year from Boston startup Bridj — still owns a stake in the company, which is pitching a $1.5 million proposal to T officials to run their now- defunct late-night service. David Block ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:39:22 GMT

Amir Johnson imposes himself upon defenders' long-range planning  -  ESPN (blog)
BOSTON -- Despite the fact that Boston Celtics big man Amir Johnson had improbably made three third-quarter 3-pointers already, Chicago Bulls forward Taj Gibson seemingly couldn't bring himself to charge full bore at the 6-foot-9 power forward when the ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:26:04 GMT

Wednesday NBA Roundup: Boston Celtics Solidifying Status as East's 2nd-Best  -  Bleacher Report
Al Horford may still be the key piece that makes the Boston Celtics a top threat to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the East, but the way his team scrapped without him in a 107-100 win against the Chicago Bulls suggested he's hardly the only one. Horford ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 04:25:55 GMT

Massachusetts law firm reimbursed its partners for their political donations  -  Daily Mail
'If you give a donation and then somebody else reimburses you for that contribution, that is a clear violation of the spirit and the letter of the law at the state and federal levels,' Scott Allen, Boston Globe's Spotlight editor, told CBS News ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 04:15:03 GMT

National beer museum on tap for Pittsburgh  -  Boston Herald
“Pittsburgh is the perfect location because it's such an accessible city,” said beer museum co-founder Joe McAllister, who sat down with the Boston Herald the day after the game at the Penn Brewery, a German-style beer hall in Pittsburgh's Deutschtown ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 04:03:55 GMT

Upgrades helping keep South Boston firefighters and the community safer  -  WSLS
SOUTH BOSTON (WSLS 10) – Currently, all of the doors at the South Boston Fire Department have standard key locks, meaning someone has to use a key to lock and unlock the doors. But, when a call goes out, firefighters can get in a rush and forget to ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 04:01:10 GMT
This day in history  -  The Boston Globe
Today is Thursday, Nov. 3, the 308th day of 2016. There are 58 days left in the year. Today's birthdays: Actress Lois Smith is 86. Former Massachusetts governor and Democratic nominee for president Michael S. Dukakis is 83. Actor-dancer Ken Berry is 83.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 03:50:00 GMT

Jae Crowder injury update: Boston Celtics forward expected to miss at least a week with sprained ankle  -  MassLive.com
BOSTON -- Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder is expected to miss at least a week after spraining his left ankle Wednesday night, according to head coach Brad Stevens. "Jae sprained his ankle," Stevens said after Boston topped the Chicago Bulls, 107-100 .
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 03:48:05 GMT

Deerfield dams sold to investment firm in Boston  -  The Recorder
ArcLight Capital Partners, a Boston-based energy investment company, has signed an agreement to buy TransCanada's hydroelectric facilities along the Deerfield and Connecticut rivers. The sale is expected to close in mid-2017, subject to customary ...