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Updated: 18 min 17 sec ago

Massachusetts charter school funding effort revived

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 23:31
The bill introduced Wednesday would raise the cap on charter-school spending in some districts to 23 percent by 2022.
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Nation/World Dispatches

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 23:27
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Colby sets memorial service for student who died

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:18
Griffin Metto, who died of an illness, was editor of the campus newspaper.
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Raymond woman killed in Harrison car crash

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:08
The demolished SUV was discovered in the morning, but the crash likely happened the night before.
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Two firefighters dead in major Boston blaze

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 21:48
The brownstone fire also snarled traffic in Boston’s densely populated Back Bay neighborhood and sent at least 18 people to the hospital.
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Biddeford begins review of $25.7 million city budget

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 21:44
The proposed budget would require a 2.4 percent tax rate increase and the elimination of two jobs, but no reduction in city services.
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University of Vermont bans defiant fraternity for five years

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 21:40
Alpha Epsilon Pi started recruiting members even though it was temporarily suspended for a drinking incident.
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Newfound pink dwarf planet explodes theory

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 21:16
Until VP113 was spotted, astronomers thought Sedna, discovered in 2003, was an Oort cloud anomaly.
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Supreme Court rejects loophole that lets abusers own guns

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 20:53
The case involved a man who lived in a state where proof of physical domestic violence was needed to bar gun ownership.
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N.H. bill to make marijuana legal shot down

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 20:13
Fearing a regulatory ‘nightmare,’ the House reverses itself on the decriminalization measure.
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Richard Cunniff, vice chairman of the Sequoia Fund, dies at age 91

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 20:09
He was a co-founder of the fund, which outperformed market benchmarks for much of its 44-year history.
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Domestic violence shelters getting more pet-friendly

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 19:46
Many domestic violence victims say they delayed fleeing out of fear of what would happen to animals left behind.
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Massachusetts high court narrows sex offender posting law

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 19:40
It rules the state’s Sex Offender Registry Board can’t list on its website Level 2 offenders convicted before the law’s passage last July.
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Racing fuel accelerates burning of landmark Maine store

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 19:19
'It's toast,' says the owner of Webb’s Store, also known as Water Street, on Route 127 in Randolph.
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Maine man sentenced to prison for sexually abusing teen

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 19:03
John Fahnley will serve three years for abuse of a 14-year-old and faces a new charge for allegedly telling the boy's family 'I hope you are happy' after he was convicted.
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Malaysia says satellite spots 122 objects of interest

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 18:26
But bad weather, passage of time and the sheer remoteness of the location prevented search planes from finding the objects on Wednesday.
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Chicago train operator had dozed off on job before

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 17:40
More than 30 people were hurt in Monday’s crash, which caused about $6 million in damage.
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Windham police seek witnesses in fatal crash

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 17:38
They are trying to piece together what happened March 9 when a Portland man was killed in a head-on accident.
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Read the PUC examiners' report on smart meters

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 16:56
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