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Iggy Azalea, Fear of Men, more albums out this week

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 09:21
It's a big week for pop, or hip hop, or whatever you want to call it. Regardless, chances are you'll be hearing some of it well into the summer, so get yourself acquainted soon. Iggy Azalea – “The New Classic” Iggy Azalea is well on her way to becoming one of the biggest faces... Read more






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Awesome commercial uses for drones

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 09:06
While the Federal Aviation Administration holds steady in its attempts to curb drone use, businesses and individuals are imagining new, non-military ways to use unmanned aircraft. From pizza delivery to real estate photography, UAVs seem to be full of commercial potential.






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Teen stowaway shows holes in vast airport security

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:50
KAHULUI, Hawaii (AP) — Surveillance cameras at San Jose International Airport successfully captured the teenager on the tarmac, climbing up the landing gear of a jet. But in the end, the cameras failed because no one noticed the security breach until the plane — and the boy — landed in Hawaii.






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4 suffer CO poisoning in Weymouth

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:35
Authorities say two adults and two children were hospitalized after a car left running in an attached garage filled a Weymouth home with dangerous levels of carbon monoxide.






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Second Boston TechJam block party set for June 12th

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:35
Boston's tech community block party is getting bigger in its second year. TechJam organizer Mark Lorion tells me that the event, slated for June 12th, could more than double in size from 2013. It's also moving to a more central location: City Hall Plaza and Faneuil Hall. Last year's inaugural event was held on a... Read more






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Phil Kessel is Plenty Happy Just Night Fishing, Thank You

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:35
Former Bruin Phil Kessel angered plenty of Maple Leaf fans on Twitter Monday night when he professed his love for fishing in the midst of the Stanley Cup playoffs.






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Massachusetts couple dies in Maine car crash

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 07:33
Police in Maine have identified the Massachusetts couple who died in a car crash in Waldoboro last week.






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7 Ways to Achieve Lean Success

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 06:46
By Stephen MacIntyre Years ago, Harold A. “Red” Poling was the CEO of Ford Motor Company and, according to an account in the book Toyota Culture, asked Fujio Cho, the then-head of Toyota's U.S. manufacturing operations, for a tour of a Toyota plant. The Ford executive showed up with a team and spent hours inspecting... Read more






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National Donate Life Month

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 06:31
By Allyssa Bates Like many of you, I was out supporting this year's running of the Boston Marathon on Monday. What a day—filled with so many emotions—sadness, joy, triumph . I cheered for the runners, the volunteers, the survivors, the city of Boston and for the people around the world who stood (and in some […]






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Lance Armstrong's coach gets 10-year ban

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 06:00
Johan Bruyneel banned for helping organize widespread doping






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Two Boston Shootings Only Hours Apart

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 02:54
Police continue to investigate separate shootings in Mattapan and the South End that left victims with critical injuries Monday night.






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Arm strength is 'not quite there' for Buchholz

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 02:54
After last year's injury slowed his offseason, Clay Buchholz's arm strength isn't all the way back yet—and it shows in his early results.






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Harvard Coach Linda Muri Doesn't Let Cancer Keep Her From Boston Marathon Finish Line

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 22:32
Harvard freshman crew coach Linda Muri, who was diagnosed with breast cancer just six weeks ago, was able to fulfill her vow and complete the Boston Marathon Monday.






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US: Russia has 'days, not weeks' to follow accord

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 21:45
Vice President Joe Biden launched a high-profile show of support for the pro-Western Ukrainian government.






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Half of Americans Aren't Sure Big Bang Happened

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 20:59
Half of Americans doubt the Big Bang theory.






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Joey McIntyre, Danny Wood of New Kids Finish Marathon

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 20:59
Joey McIntyre and Danny Wood of New Kids on the Block both ran the Boston Marathon today, and fellow bandmate Donnie Wahlberg helped keep track of everything on Twitter. Celebrities Running the 2014 Boston Marathon
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Top Finishing Times in the 2014 Boston Marathon

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 20:12
Sure, Meb Keflezighi, Rita Jeptoo, Ernst Van Dyk, and Tatyana McFadden got all their rightful acclaim for first-place finishes in the 2014 Boston Marathon. But how did the rest of the field do?






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Politicians Offer Well Wishes, Prayers for Boston Marathon

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 19:10
The White House and others offered support and prayers on Monday.






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Top 100 Women Finishers in the Marathon

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 19:10
Defending champion Rita Jeptoo of Kenya shattered the course record in winning the 2014 Boston Marathon women’s race. Here are the top 100 women finishers.






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Top 100 Men Finishers in the Marathon

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 19:10
Meb Keflezighi held off a pair of Kenyans to became the first American man to win the Boston Marathon in 31 years. Here is a list of the 100 top finishers in the 2014 men’s race.






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