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Jeremy Bernfeld

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Who Can Profit Off A College Athlete's Image? Not The Athlete

May 24, 2014
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The NCAA has long held the legal right to use student-athletes’ likenesses for profit. But today, some athletes are fighting to be compensated for their work inside and outside of sports. Harvest Public Media’s Jeremy Bernfeld reports from Kansas.

Bruins Fans Cheer On Stanley Cup Champions

October 07, 2011
For the first time since 1973, the Bruins opened a season looking to defend the Stanley Cup. After a ceremony honoring the players and staff that made that possible, the team raised the 2011 championship banner to the rafters of the TD Garden Thursday. (AP)

BOSTON — The Boston Bruins raised the 2011 Stanley Cup title banner to the TD Garden rafters Thursday night and introduced fans to the piece of hardware they had been craving for years.

Tributes To Steve Jobs Pour In

October 06, 2011
Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple, in 1993 (AP)

Jobs, the legendary co-founder of Apple, died Wednesday night at age 56. His death has evoked an outpouring of grief, remembrances and tributes across the country and around the world.

Red Sox Tied For Wild-Card Lead

September 26, 2011
The Red Sox' David Ortiz hits a home run against the Oakland A's, Aug. 27. (AP)

The Red Sox are in the wild-card hunt.

Storm Knocks WBUR Offline Briefly

August 28, 2011

BOSTON — Tropical Storm Irene knocked WBUR’s on-air broadcast offline for about seven seconds just before noon Sunday.

Cape Cod And The Islands Hurricane Links

August 26, 2011

We’ve compiled a list of hurricane preparedness links just for residents of the Cape and the Islands.

Hurricane Preparedness Links

August 25, 2011

BOSTON — With some projections showing New England in the path of Hurricane Irene, here’s a list of state and federal resources for hurricane preparedness.

For Riders, The Pan-Mass Challenge Is All About Hope

August 05, 2011
PMC cyclists set out from the start in Sturbridge. (AP)

Thousands of cyclists will descend on the state for the fundraising bike ride that is hoping to raise $34 million this year for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

Boston Doctors See Increase In Number Of Hungry Children

July 28, 2011

BOSTON — As lawmakers weigh cuts to the federally funded, state-administered food stamp program known as SNAP, some Boston-area doctors say the number of hungry children in Massachusetts is skyrocketing.

Boston Foundation Head Pushes Advocacy Role

July 08, 2011
The Boston Foundation's Paul Grogan (Knight Foundation/Flickr)

BOSTON — The Boston Foundation’s leadership on core community issues has put the foundation in an unusual spot for a nonprofit — drawing sharp rebukes from unions and other critics.

City Shows Off On First Night

December 31, 2010
The Boston Public Library was decked out for 2010's First Night. (The Eggplant/Flickr)

BOSTON — The city of Boston is preparing to host thousands of revelers for its annual First Night celebration. Organizers say the crowd may reach more than one million people.

Hepatitis B Screeners Target The Asian-American Community

November 16, 2010
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An estimated one in ten Asian-Americans carry the Hepatitis B virus, yet social stigma and a lack of awareness prevent many Asians from getting screened and vaccinated. Radio Boston’s Adam Ragusea checks in on an effort to change that.

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