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Public Health Emergency Coronavirus Preparedness. US Citizens to be Quarantined

Boston Strong news - Boston, MA: MA Dept of Public Health reports Massachusetts state officials announce Coronavirus preparation measures. BOSTON — Today, the Department of Public Health and Massport detailed ongoing steps being taken to ensure the Commonwealth is prepared to respond to the 2019 novel coronavirus. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has identified Boston Logan International Airport as one of 20…
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Chair of Harvard University’s Chemistry and Chemical Biology Department and two Chinese nationals charged with aiding the People’s Republic of China

BOSTON STRONG news - Boston, MA: US Department of Justice reports Harvard University Professor and Two Chinese Nationals Charged in Three Separate China Related Cases The Department of Justice announced today that the Chair of Harvard University’s Chemistry and Chemical Biology Department and two Chinese nationals have been charged in connection with aiding the People’s Republic of China.   Dr. Charles Lieber, 60, Chair of…
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Coast Guard Cutter Seneca returns to Boston after migrant rescues and counter-narcotics patrol

Boston Strong news - Boston, MA: US Coast Guard reports BOSTON —  Coast Guard Cutter Seneca returned home to Boston after a 57-day deployment in the Caribbean Sea, Tuesday, Jan. 28. Throughout the patrol, Seneca rescued 187 Haitian Migrants, conducted countless hours of training exercises with Coast Guard Air Stations Jacksonville and Clearwater, and spent several weeks as a law enforcement presence in the southern Caribbean…
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Industrial Opioid Disaster – Insys Founder Billionaire John Kapoor Sentenced to 5 1/2 Years in Prison for Opioid Scheme

Green Cross Strong news – DOJ District of Massachusetts reports Boston, MA: Founder and Former Chairman of the Board of Insys Therapeutics Sentenced to 66 Months in Prison Defendant sentenced for his role in bribing practitioners to prescribe highly addictive pain medication, often when medically unnecessary BOSTON – The founder of Insys Therapeutics, John Kapoor, was sentenced today in federal court in Boston for orchestrating…
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CITY COUNCIL AFFIRMS CLIMATE CRISIS AS A PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY

The City Council adopted a resolution affirming that the climate crisis is a health emergency. Boston Strong news - Boston, MA: City Council reports The health threats of climate change include increased exposure to extreme heat, reduced air quality, more frequent and intense natural hazards, increased exposure to infectious diseases and aeroallergens, effects on mental health, and increased risk of population displacement and conflict. Climate…
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Suicide Prevention in Garages

Boston Strong news - Boston, MA: Suffolks County DA reports BOSTON, January 20, 2020 — “The Boston Police Officers who responded Friday night in Brighton are heroes.  I am thankful for them and for the person who called police. We need to care more about each other.   “Every suicide impacts far more people than just the individual that took their own life.  Family members,…
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Mayor Martin J. Walsh delivered his annual State of the City address

Boston Strong news - Boston, MA: Office of the Mayor reports Watch Video and read text: Thank you everyone. We started tonight with Yohan , Lamarana , Smiler , and Angel  because the State of the City is not about me, it’s about all of us — the people of our ; I believe in Boston because this city made my immigrant family’s dream come true. My vision, my…
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