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    Climate Protest Shuts Down Boston Bridge
    NBC10 Boston

    Protesters gathered on a Boston bridge Friday to demand action on climate change.

    The rally took place on the Congress Street Bridge, where a large crowd congregated Friday afternoon.

    Members of the grassroots movement "Extinction Rebellion" are calling on governments to implement aggressive programs to protect people and ecosystems.

    Experts say rising sea levels will eventually put parts of the Seaport District underwater.

    Death Toll, Damages Climb From Typhoon Hagibis

    [NATL] Death Toll, Damages Climb From Typhoon Hagibis

    The death toll from Typhoon Hagibis climbed to 53 on Tuesday, days after it tore through Japan and left hundreds of thousands of homes wrecked, flooded or out of power. Hagibis caused more than 200 rivers to overflow when it hit the island nation on Saturday.

    (Published Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019)

    Just a week earlier, a crowd of thousands gathered at Boston's City Hall Plaza for the Climate Strike.

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