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We looked inside some of the tweets by @WBUR and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

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4 minutes ago

JUST IN -- State health officials report 15 new deaths, 140 new confirmed cases of #coronavirus in Mass., raising the statewide death toll to 7,998 and the total case count to 104,799. Read the full report here: https://t.co/eSv9u8dNpo

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15 minutes ago

Many colleges have gone test optional, college counselor Lisa Micele says. Now is the time to ask schools directly, read their admissions website and call them. https://t.co/fRTMaDs9xL

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an hour ago

OPINION: Employees will eventually ask themselves, if they can work remotely from anywhere in the world, would they still live where they do? https://t.co/DeuvqQr4IC

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an hour ago

"When it comes to anti-racist research... the fundamental research question is, what's wrong with policies? What's wrong with conditions? What's wrong with structures and systems?" https://t.co/ewFpFNT9Rm

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an hour ago

That should be Melnea Cass *Boulevard* not Avenue. Apologies.

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an hour ago

Asked about overtime (Walsh cut $12M from police OT budget this year) Commissioner Gross says the city spent $3M for officers out with COVID-19, $3M for protests and $2.7 for issues around Melnea Cass Avenue and Mass. Ave.

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2 hours ago

Asked about tourism in Boston, Walsh says it's definitely down. But he says Boston could be the first city that recovers from COVID-19 and that could draw more visitors in the weeks or months ahead.

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2 hours ago

Quoted @marty_walsh

I want to close by addressing the violence that happened over the #FourthofJuly weekend. Every act of violence causes waves of lasting trauma throughout a community. Every loss of life is heartbreaking and we feel for every single victim and their families.

Mayor Walsh says the city is focused on outreach and prevention in neighborhoods affected by violence: https://t.co/HbMRIw5aa9

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2 hours ago

Boston Police Commissioner William Gross is speaking about the violence seen in Boston over the last week. Seven people were killed, including a 15-year-old boy. He says two of the homicides were solved immediately because of help from the community. https://t.co/AwPfb0AfZT

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2 hours ago

Walsh notes that people with disabilities can be more vulnerable to COVID-19. And if you're not wearing a mask or social distancing, that means fewer places where people with disabilities can go for fresh air or mental health breaks.

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2 hours ago

Walsh says Boston is battling three crises: the coronavirus health impacts, the economic hardship caused by the pandemic, and the effects of systemic racism. He says the small business relief fund has given $6.1M to small businesses. Half of those are owned by people of color.

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2 hours ago

While most of the state has already entered phase three of the reopening process, Boston's phase three doesn't start until Monday. Walsh says that gives the city more time to develop detailed guidelines. https://t.co/gcFSbpaA8D

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2 hours ago

SOON: Mayor Marty Walsh will give updates on the coronavirus in Boston. Watch live here: https://t.co/PwAbCTlmnt

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2 hours ago

As Boston moves into phase three of reopening, the city will award $1M in grants to support arts and culture nonprofit organizations impacted by the pandemic: https://t.co/iG4yuywAy1

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3 hours ago

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers currently owns and maintains the 85-year-old Bourne and Sagamore Bridges. As part of a new agreement, they'll transfer that to the state: https://t.co/RlfEVkcjSi

WBUR
3 hours ago

OPINION: "Whether Boston University changes Rhett’s name or not, it’s a moment that can teach us just how deeply racism and white supremacy is baked into our culture," writes historian Nina Silber. https://t.co/LCFF02mHnP

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4 hours ago

The @NEAQ and @gardnermuseum will both open later this month, with large restrictions on crowds: https://t.co/26OzvvKrKe

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4 hours ago

More than a dozen Black men who have spent the last several years trying to get the Red Sox to listen to their claims that they were sexually abused by a former Red Sox clubhouse manager who died in 2005: https://t.co/or4ckZsePk

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5 hours ago

For this week’s pop culture care package, @WBURartery brings you the ways in which they're finding a bit of normalcy — or activities they're indulging in to fake it for a bit — from running to coffee to pickled veggies. https://t.co/l5p7Kh6wWA

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