Trump calls for wall, travel ban after Egypt attack

President Trump says he will be calling his Egyptian counterpart ‘‘in a short while’’ to discuss Friday’s ‘‘tragic terrorist attack.

BEST QUALITY AVAILABLE Mandatory Credit: Photo by STR/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock People walked outside a mosque that was attacked in the northern city of Arish, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt.


Mosque attack in Egypt reportedly kills at least 235

The attack, which is the deadliest ever attack on Egyptian civilians by Islamic extremists, occurred while 300 civilians were gathered for Friday prayers.

Boston EMS credits bystanders in saving runner’s life at Franklin Park race

Boston EMS has a message to the bystanders who offered life-sustaining care to a man who collapsed during a Thanksgiving Day morning road race: Thank you.

Andrea Bosworth enjoyed helping out other athletes at races. Bosworth died Thursday of injuries she received when she was hit by an alleged drunk driver on Oct. 22.

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Medway triathlete dies after being struck by alleged drunk driver

Andrea Alves Bosworth was critically injured Oct. 22 when she was hit by an alleged drunk driver while standing in the breakdown lane of Interstate 95 in Providence.

Man accused of leading police in chase ordered held on $30,000 bail

Police said the South Boston man led officers on a chase in a stolen car from Concord to Waltham this week.

In this Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017 photo released by the Vermont State Police, wreckage of a small plane lies crumpled in a wooded area in Pittsford, Vt., where it is believed to have crashed Wednesday after it was reported missing. Police said Norman L. Baker, 89, of Windsor, Mass., was killed in the crash. He had been flying alone from Pittsfield, Mass., to Middlebury, Vt. (Vermont State Police via AP)

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89-year-old Mass. man found dead in Vermont plane crash

Normal L. Baker was flying from Pittsfield in Western Massachusetts, Vermont State Police said.

// Fire damages cottage at historic Chatham Bars Inn

An early morning fire burned through the attic of a cottage at Chatham Bars Inn Friday, causing around $200,000 in damage.

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US President Donald Trump prepares his traditionnal adress to thank members of the US military via video teleconference on Thanksgiving day, November 23, 2017 from his residence in Mar-a-Lago in Florida. The US President is spending the Thanksgiving holidays in his Florida private residence until November 26. / AFP PHOTO / Nicholas KAMMNICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images

Trump blasts NFL chief for ceding ‘control’ to players amid anthem protests

President Trump again attacked the NFL over kneeling for the National Anthem, this time going after a star New York Giants player.

// Ivanka Trump: Malia Obama should be ‘off limits’ to media

Ivanka Trump is condemning recent tabloid coverage of President Barack Obama’s eldest daughter, saying the college student deserves privacy and ought to be “OFF limits.”

// London police: No evidence of shots fired

British police did not find any evidence of any shots being fired after reports of gunfire sparked panic in the heart of London.

The Trump Organization has reached a deal that will allow the company to walk away from the Trump SoHo property in Manhattan.

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The rates at Trump hotels are plummeting, and we think we know why

Christopher Muther believes in the separation of check-in and state, and clearly, he’s not alone.

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Here in New England, there are several contests that promise to be highly entertaining and worth watching.

Miami Gardens, FL 1-1-17: Patriots offensive lineman Joe Thuney (62) prepares to protect quarterback Tom Brady (12) as he takes a snap. The New England Patriots visited the Miami Dolphins in a regular season NFL football game at Hard Rock Stadium. (Globe Staff Photo/Jim Davis) reporter: mcbride topic: Patriots


Patriots’ keys to victory over the Dolphins

Miami comes to Foxborough a loser of four straight while the Patriots are on a roll.

Built in 1889, the Queen Anne Victorian at 306 French St. is located about a mile north of the house where Borden’s father and stepmother were famously killed in August 1892.

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Asking price for Lizzie Borden’s house in Fall River is lowered

The home in Fall River where Lizzie Borden lived for many years is now priced at $799,000.

// This year has seen the most retail store closings since 2000

So far in 2017, major retailers have closed or announced plans to shutter a record-high 6,879 brick-and-mortar stores nationwide.

// Mass. Christmas tree farms gearing up for busy season

With Christmas around the corner, this year’s crops are looking extra green.

// Jeff Bezos fortune hits $100 billion on Black Friday stock surge

Jeff Bezos is the world’s newest $100 billion mogul.

// Macy’s suffers credit-card processing glitch, irking shoppers

Macy’s is struggling to process credit cards in its stores, a painful setback as the retailer kicks off the holiday season.

// Net neutrality process ‘corrupted’ by fake comments and vanishing complaints, officials say

Allegations about anomalies in the record are quickly becoming a central component of a campaign by online activists and some government officials to discredit the FCC’s plan.

// Sentence for Oscar Pistorius increased to 13 years, 5 months

Pistorius’s prison sentence for the murder of his girlfriend was more than doubled, and the earliest he’ll be eligible for parole is 2023.

// Trump supporters confuse LeVar Burton with LaVar Ball online

President Donald Trump is feuding with LaVar Ball and LeVar Burton is taking the hit on Twitter.


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