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KYW Staff
November 21, 2019 - 2:56 pm
Dreams have served as a source of confusion and wonder since, well, since people started dreaming. Read more here.
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In this Feb. 14, 2019, file photo people walk into the lobby for Amazon offices in New York.
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AP News
September 09, 2019 - 10:30 am
By Joseph Pisani, AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is going on a hiring spree. The online shopping giant is holding job fairs across the country next week, aiming to hire more than 30,000 people by early next year, a 5% bump in its total workforce. Amazon is looking for all kinds of workers...
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In this July 16, 2019, file photo a pedestrian reflect in a store window at Barneys department store in New York.
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August 06, 2019 - 8:44 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Barneys New York is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, the latest retailer to buckle as shoppers move online and real estate costs soar. The iconic clothier founded almost a century ago will keep the doors open at its 10-story Madison Avenue store, but its secured $75...
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Police have arrested a second suspect in the shooting of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz, a spokeswoman for the Dominican national prosecutor's office said Wednesday.
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June 12, 2019 - 5:01 pm
By Patrick Oppmann, Eliott C. McLaughlin and Darran Simon, CNN (CNN) -- The alleged gunman in the shooting of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz has been arrested, according to Jean Alain Rodríguez, attorney general of the Dominican Republic. Police said the gunman and three other people who...
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In this April 29, 2016, file photo, Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz celebrates his two-run home run against the New York Yankees during the eighth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park, in Boston.
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June 11, 2019 - 9:50 am
By Martín Jose Adames Alcántara and Michael Weissenstein, Associated Press SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — David Ortiz was back in Boston for medical care after authorities said the former Red Sox slugger affectionately known as Big Papi was ambushed by a gunman at a bar in his native...
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Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz is recovering from surgery after being shot at a club in his native Dominican Republic on Sunday, according to police.
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June 10, 2019 - 8:19 pm
By Anyi Lizardo, Amir Vera and Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN (CNN) -- A Boston Red Sox plane has picked up legendary slugger David Ortiz from the Dominican Republic and is flying him to Boston, said Sam Kennedy, the team's president and CEO. Ortiz, 43, left the hospital, the Clinica Abel Gonzalez, in...
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Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz shot in the Dominican Republic
WMUR via CNN
June 10, 2019 - 6:34 am
By Anyi Lizardo and Amir Vera, CNN (CNN) -- Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz is recovering from surgery after being shot at a club in his native Dominican Republic on Sunday, according to police. Ortiz was shot in the back by a motorcyclist who approached Ortiz outside the Dial Discotheque in...
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Chef Mario Batali arrives for arraignment, Friday, May 24, 2019, at municipal court in Boston, on charges he forcibly kissed and groped a woman at a Boston restaurant in 2017.
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May 24, 2019 - 9:31 am
BOSTON (AP) — Celebrity chef Mario Batali has pleaded not guilty to an allegation that he forcibly kissed and groped a woman at a Boston restaurant in 2017. The court entered a not guilty plea to a charge of indecent assault and battery on Batali's behalf during a brief hearing in a Boston court on...
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California businessman Stephen Semprevivo departs federal court Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Boston, after pleading guilty to charges that he bribed the Georgetown tennis coach to get his son admitted to the school.
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May 08, 2019 - 10:29 am
BOSTON (AP) — A California executive who pleaded guilty to charges that he paid $400,000 in bribes to get his son into Georgetown University has been fired. Stephen Semprevivo pleaded guilty Tuesday in Boston federal court. He is the third parent to plead guilty in the vast college admissions...
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Uber Boat service
Uber
February 04, 2019 - 12:05 pm
By Rishi Iyengar, CNN Business (CNN) -- Uber is offering a new way to beat traffic jams in one of the world's most congested cities — speedboats. The ride-hailing company launched its Uber Boat service in India's financial capital, Mumbai, on Sunday. Uber customers can now book boats between three...
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