New England Regional News

Police Investigate Acton Shooting

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] Police are investigating a shooting Wednesday night in Acton, Massachusetts.State police say they are looking for two suspects in a shooting on Strawberry Hill Road. At least one person was injured. This post was originally posted at http://www.necn.com/news/new-england/Police-Investigate-Acton-Shooting-504786982.html.

National News

U.N. Ramps Up Education Efforts in Rohingya Refugee Camps

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The U.N. children’s agency says it is making gains in the effort to provide education for hundreds of thousands of Rohingya children who fled violence in Myanmar, but much work remains to provide adequate services in the world’s largest refugee camp. UNICEF said Thursday that more than 145,000 Rohingya children living in refugee camps in […]

Technology News

Microsoft confirms Bing is down in China

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Microsoft’s Bing is down in China, according to users who took to social media beginning Wednesday afternoon to complain and express concerns. The Seattle-based behemoth has confirmed that its search engine is currently inaccessible in China and is “engaged to determine next steps,” a company spokesperson said in a statement to TechCrunch Thursday morning. The […]

National News

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Says It’s ‘Absolutely Laughable’ the White House Is Inaccessible

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(NEW YORK) — Following the apparent demise of the traditional afternoon briefing of reporters, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told Fox News Channel on Wednesday that any notion the Trump administration is not accessible to the press is “absolutely laughable.” “I take questions from reporters every single day,” she said. Sanders’ venue for […]