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For homeowners struggling in the first year of the pandemic, there was hope early on that these hard times would not put people with mortgages on the streets. Thanks to swift government action, homeowners quickly learned that most of them could defer monthly payments for up to 18 months – and even have the option …

One day, Simeon Hudson saw his friend Jeremiah being bullied in the hallway for wearing glasses and being called a “nerd” by other peers. Hudson returned from fourth grade that day, still bothered by what had happened. He knew he wanted to do something about it. He approached his mother, Candice Hudson, and told her …

It is just 1.8 miles from the Harvard Science Center in Cambridge and the New Allston Science and Technology Complex. The journey from the Oxford Street building through Harvard Square and North Harvard Street should take around 10 minutes by car – around half an hour if you walk. So taking a year is bad, …

Of all the weird, toned-down long distance calls of the past 16 months, British artist Ed Atkins’ recording with his mother surely wins an award for Pandemic Alienation. It was August, during a brief easing of European travel restrictions, and Atkins had traveled to Berlin from his home in Copenhagen. He had spent the first …

A former high school student in Connecticut was charged with computer crimes after gaining access to a school database and changing the yearbook quotes of two students, inserting one attributed to Hitler and changing another to mention one of the Boston Marathon suicide bombers, police said. Hollister Tryon, 18, a former Glastonbury High School student, …

Views from the ridge Judge Arturo Brion, Chancellor, Judicial Academy of the Philippines School lessons learned in younger years often become dormant ideas unless they are recalled by some current need or activity. I found two of these lessons, both drawn from the physics that I followed years ago as I reviewed ongoing reforms in …

A a few times a year it feels like writing the phrase “busiest shopping weekend of the year”. And while it’s true that nothing beats Black Friday, other weekends are quite close, like the weekend before Christmas. But when it comes to school runs, nothing is busier than this weekend, which is a duty free …

IBM insists its revised AI strategy – reduced ambition and less world-changing – is working. The task of restarting growth was given to Arvind Krishna, an IT specialist who became CEO last year, after leading the recent overhaul of IBM’s cloud and AI business. But the great visions of the past have disappeared. Today, instead …

This interview with Azhar has been edited and condensed. You claim that we are living in an “entirely new era”, the exponential era. How can technological improvement be exponential? We can see an exponential change in the mathematics of compound interest. If your bank provides the same amount of interest each year, your principal will …

The Masconomet School Guidance Department is pleased to announce the 2021 winners of the Masconomet Regional High School College Book Award. The nominees for these awards are exceptional juniors who embody academic excellence and commitment within their community. Each year, colleges and universities across the country recognize deserving students who have demonstrated academic achievement, strong …