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Pope: Please forgive for sex abuse in Catholic church

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 12:38
Pope Francis today asked for forgiveness over the “evil” sexual abuse of children by priests in the Catholic church.






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N.H. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen leads challenger Scott Brown in new poll

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 12:07
Senator Jeanne Shaheen, the New Hampshire Democrat who is gearing up for a tough reelection fight, leads all potential Republican challengers, although Scott Brown, who officially entered the race Thursday, would be the most formidable opponent, according to a new poll.






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Welcome to Boston! Greeter program debuts at City Hall

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 12:07
Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the City of Boston are introducing Boston's greeter pilot program with the goal of making City Hall a more welcoming and helpful place for visitors and residents.






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Fun family adventures for a rainy day

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 12:07
Rain have you cooped up indoors with the kiddos? Here's how to stay busy—and sane.






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Cheap dates for every New England state

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 12:07
Does a date for $100 or less sound too good to be true? Well, prepare to be surprised because we've put together a list of affordable dates for every state in New England.






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Man dies after fall from scaffold on Nantucket

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:52
NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) — Police say a 72-year-old man was working as a private contractor at a Nantucket work site when he fell from the scaffolding Thursday morning.
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Could you live for a year without sugar?

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:52
I can't imagine telling my three kids that we're banning all products with sugar. But Eve Schaub hung tough and wrote about it in her new book titled, yes, Year of No Sugar.
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Police Report Series of Unprovoked Attacks near Boston Common

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:36
Police say a group of about 20 suspects harassed and robbed pedestrians near Downtown Crossing Wednesday night.






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Obama announces Sebelius successor

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:36
President Barack Obama said today he's nominating his budget director, Sylvia Mathews Burwell (right), to succeed Kathleen Sebelius as Health and Human Services secretary.






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Facebook privacy-guarding features a welcome change

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:05
Facebook has long been slammed for breaching the privacy of its customers in the past, but the company seems to be interested in introducing more privacy-guarding features that should help users bette






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A guide to visiting landmarks from the 1964 NYC World's Fair

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:05
Want to take a nostalgic road trip to Queens to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1964 NYC World's Fair? Here is a guide to the iconic structures still standing.






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Massachusetts drivers get real time traffic info

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:05
BOSTON (AP) — Officials today announced a $17.5 million project to place permanent electronic signs on state highways to tell motorists how long their commute will take.






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Top 25 destinations in the U.S.

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:50
TripAdvisor has revealed its Top 25 Travelers' Choice U.S. Destinations and Boston is ranked No. 14. Find out why.






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Jon Stewart's takedown of the NCAA is awesome

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:50
Daily Show host Jon Stewart took down the NCAA's approach to March Madness in a way only he could.






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Make this tonight: Monte Cristo Stacks

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:50
French Toast gets a major upgrade.






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Mazz: Just players seeking an edge

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:50
Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda didn't do a good job of hiding what seemed to be pine tar on his hand last night, but don't forget about Clay Buchholz in Toronto last year, writes Tony Massarotti.
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New, commercial uses for drones

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:34
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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Watch: Bruins-Jets highlights

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:34
For the second time in as many games, the Bruins lost a late third period lead and fell in a shootout, this time to Winnipeg.






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Top 25 Destinations in the World

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:34
Can't decide where to vacation this year? Look no further than TripAdvisor's sixth annual Travelers' Choice Destinations.






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Indian candidate's bio has asterisk: A wife

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:34
Narendra Modi, front-runner prime minister of India, admitted this week that he is married ... sort of.






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