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Medford to honor Marathon bombing victim Krystle Campbell with memorial garden

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 09:16
The family of Medford native Krystle Campbell and city officials in her hometown today will unveil plans to build a memorial garden to honor Campbell and the others killed and wounded in last year's Boston Marathon bombings.






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Rethinking the divorce

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 09:16
I have been married for 23 years. I left my husband a year ago. I felt no regret as he was emotionally/verbally abusive our whole marriage.






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10 killed as truck, bus carrying students collide

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 09:01
ORLAND, Calif. (AP) — The long bus ride north from Los Angeles for a group of high school students who planned to visit Humboldt State University had been fun: The hours whizzed by as they watched movies, chatted up new friends, and jammed to hip-hop on the radio.






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Westfield State alum offers $100K with conditions

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 09:01
WESTFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Former Westfield State University president Evan Dobelle is referenced in a conditional offer to create a $100,000 student scholarship fund.






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10 Strangest Sex Laws in the USA

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 09:01
These bizarre rules of attraction give a whole new meaning to the term “penal code.”






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Report: State Department Warns US Travelers of Al Qaeda threat

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 08:45
A reported Al Qaeda plot to kidnap travelers has caused the State Department to issue a global warning to US citizens and other westerners traveling abroad.






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Prosecutor: Pistorius shot lover as they talked

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 08:30
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — The prosecutor in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial said the world-famous athlete that he fatally shot his girlfriend through a toilet door while they were talking.






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Panjiva: The Easter bunny is planning to be ‘extra generous' this year

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 08:30
Shipments of Easter eggs and candy are “up significantly from previous years,” according to an analysis by Panjiva.






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Sidney father, son face sex trafficking charges

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 08:14
SIDNEY, Maine (AP) — Maine authorities say a father and son are facing sex trafficking charges for allegedly running a prostitution operation out of their Sidney home.






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Official: Sounds are from Flight 370

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 08:14
PERTH, Australia (AP) — Signals detected deep in the Indian Ocean are from the missing Malaysian jet's black boxes, Australia's prime minister said today.






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Kathleen Sebelius resigning

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 08:14
Kathleen Sebelius, secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services, is expected to resign today.






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Did Yankees ace use pine tar vs. Sox?

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 07:43
Some are wondering what the glossy brown substance was on Michael Pineda's pitching hand during the Red Sox loss last night in the Bronx.






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Jeb Bush immigration remark could be 2016 problem

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 07:28
MIAMI (AP) — With a single phrase of compassion for immigrants in the U.S. illegally, Jeb Bush has prompted questions about his viability as a potential presidential contender and underscored how divisive the immigration issue remains for the Republican Party.






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Nirvana, Kiss and the E Street Band join rock hall

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 07:28
NEW YORK (AP) — Kiss made up, but its music went unheard. Nirvana used four women rockers to sing Kurt Cobain's songs. And Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band — predictably — turned its honor into a marathon.






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Man with 1st name 'God' sues credit rating agency

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 07:28
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City man claims that a credit reporting agency falsely reported he had no financial history because his first name is God.






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Pittsfield woman cleared of pregnant woman attack

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 07:12
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Pittsfield woman has been acquitted of charges that she helped her sister beat up a pregnant woman.






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Man Arrested for Alleged Assault of a Disabled Student on the T

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 06:57
The 62-year-old suspect allegedly verbally harassed, then punched and kicked a 21-year-old student with cerebral palsy.






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ACLU sues for records

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 06:57
The group wants documents relating to the death of Ibragim Todashev and the partnership between federal and Massachusetts law enforcement agencies.
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Pineda leads Yankees over Red Sox

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 06:41
Clay Buchholz was good but he wasn't as good as Yankees starter Michael Pineda who looked like the big time pitcher the Yankees hoped he would turn out to be.






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Little lifts Jets past Bruins 2-1 in shootout

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 01:02
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Michael Hutchinson's first NHL victory was a little extra special.






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