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Old tradition for a new generation

Old tradition for a new generation

CAMBRIDGE — The Festival of Senhor Santo Cristo saw a large crowd of people take part in a procession through the streets of Cambridge this past Sunday afternoon, May 22.

Browse the gallery of photos taken during the procession:

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Soccer News - Futebol Notícias

Ederson and Jonas will be at Gillette Stadium on June 12

Ederson and Jonas will be at Gillette Stadium on June 12

Young goal keeper Ederson and veteran striker Jonas, two key performers for the Sport Lisboa e Benfica team that recently won its third consecutive title in Portugal, will be in Foxboro, at Gillette Stadium, on June 12 when Brazil squares … Read Full Story

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Police help Lisbon port move cargo amid dock workers’ strike

Police help Lisbon port move cargo amid dock workers’ strike

LISBON, Portugal (AP) – Riot police have held back striking Lisbon dock workers while port operators remove ship containers stranded for several weeks by the walkout over pay and labor rights.

Dozens of striking stevedores gathered outside gates at Lisbon’s … Read Full Story

Brazilian News- Notícias Brasileiras

Belt-tightening in Brazil aimed at fighting economic crisis

Belt-tightening in Brazil aimed at fighting economic crisis

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – Brazil’s acting president announced austerity measures Tuesday aimed at pulling Latin America’s largest economy from its worst crisis in decades, warning that a failure to act will mean “extraordinary hardship” for future generations.

Speaking with … Read Full Story

Immigration - Imigração

San Francisco retains immigrant sanctuary protections

San Francisco retains immigrant sanctuary protections

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Despite national outrage after a Mexican man killed a woman along a waterfront pier, San Francisco officials upheld the city’s strict sanctuary protections for people who are in the country illegally.

The Board of Supervisors voted … Read Full Story

U.S - E.U.A.

Elizabeth Warren, comic book hero? Senator is latest to star

Elizabeth Warren, comic book hero? Senator is latest to star

BOSTON (AP) – Her parents didn’t hail from the planet Krypton, and she was never bitten by a radioactive spider, but that hasn’t stopped Elizabeth Warren from starring as a comic book hero.

“Female Force: Elizabeth Warren” tells the true-life … Read Full Story

World - Notícias de Mundo

Cape Verde: Disgruntled soldier suspected of killing 11

Cape Verde: Disgruntled soldier suspected of killing 11

LISBON, Portugal (AP) – A disgruntled soldier is suspected of gunning down eight other soldiers and three civilians Tuesday at a military barracks in Cape Verde, the West African country’s government said.

The suspected soldier is missing but there are … Read Full Story

Sports - Golo

Sailors’ nightmare in Rio Olympics: plastic bags, trash

Sailors’ nightmare in Rio Olympics: plastic bags, trash

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – If you’re the head of world sailing, this is your worst Olympic nightmare.

A sailor nears the finish line in Rio de Janeiro’s polluted Guanabara Bay, holding the lead with a coveted gold medal in … Read Full Story

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Editorial: Shoring up Social Security

Editorial: Shoring up Social Security

Just about everyone dreams of a secure retirement at the end of our working days. Unfortunately, few of us are prepared to make that dream a reality.
The average American family has only $5,000 in retirement savings, according to an … Read Full Story

Food - Culinária

Cheers! Portuguese winemaking tradition still very much alive

Cheers! Portuguese winemaking tradition still very much alive

NEW BEDFORD — The tradition of winemaking is alive and well in southeastern Massachusetts both at home and in the winery.

“There’s a saying in the winemaking industry,” said Marco Montez, proprietor of Travessia Winery in New Bedford. “If you … Read Full Story

Entertainment - Diversão

Summer Guide

Summer Guide

MAY

 

Friday, May 20

Santo Cristo Feast – Saint Anthony Church in Cambridge

Through May 22

On Friday, a Mass will be celebrated at 6:30 p.m. It will be followed by food, music and dancing in the parish hall, … Read Full Story