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Pope, newlyweds pose for a selfie

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 07:54
A couple present at yesterday's General Audience shared this 'papal selfie' with ZENIT. pic.twitter.com/stNrrScTZp
    





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Reds closer Chapman hit in face by line drive

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 03:53
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman broke bones above his left eye and nose when he was hit by a line drive Wednesday night, the latest frightening injury to a pitcher struck in the head by a batted ball.
    





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Possible plane debris spotted by Australia

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 01:29
An Australian search and rescue official says that planes have been sent to check on two objects possibly related to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight. The objects were spotted on satellite imagery in the Indian Ocean about 2,500 kilometers (1,550 miles) southwest of Perth.
    





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Woman uses Craigslist to chew out T rider

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 01:29
The woman penned a blistering “missed connections” post entitled “To the s---stain who made a woman cry on the T.”
    





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BU loses to Illinois in NIT, 66-62

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 01:13
BOSTON (AP) — Illinois guard Rayvonte Rice wasn't ready for the season to end.
    





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Retired Cambridge police officer charged in Back Bay hit-and-run

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 01:11
A retired Cambridge police officer man is facing a charge that he drove away from the scene of a crash after allegedly striking a pedestrian in the Back Bay Wednesday morning, critically injuring the victim. Lawrence Stead, 69, of Quincy, is to be arraigned Thursday in Boston Municipal Court on a charge of leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident causing personal injury, Boston police said.Stead retired from the Cambridge police force as an officer in 2009 after a 35-year career, said Jeremy Warnick, a spokesman for the department. It was unclear whether Stead had a lawyer. A telephone listing for him could not be located.
    
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Vermont goes down to Georgia, 63-56

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 00:47
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Charles Mann and Georgia set season highs for turnovers.
    
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Possible plane debris spotted by Australia

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 00:11
Australia's prime minister said two objects possibly related to missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 have been spotted on satellite imagery and an air force plane was diverted to the area to try to locate them.
    





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Ever wanted to see a $2m dog? Now you can

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 23:25
In 2010, the Associated Press called the breed the "dog of the moment." Its ownership has come to symbolize wealth and status as much as a new car or an ostentatious mansion.
    





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The top 25 beaches in America

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 23:10
TripAdvisor has revealed the winners of its annual Traveler’s Choice Beach Awards. Discover the Top 25 beaches in the United States, based on reviews written by the travel website’s readers. First place went to Hawaii’s Lanikai Beach in Kailua. Sure, Hawaii is a hot spot for top beaches. But other states boasting impressive beaches include Florida, South Carolina, and Virginia. Oh, and two New England beaches made the list! Find out which ones. Since this list was determined by travelers, we also bring you their reviews, courtesy of tripadvisor.com.
    





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Leafs' Ranger leaves ice on stretcher

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 23:09
TORONTO (AP) — Maple Leafs defenseman Paul Ranger was "stable, conscious and alert," according to the team, after his head hit the boards Wednesday night on a hit from Tampa Bay Lightning forward Alex Killorn.
    





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Wilbur: Reason for Pats fans to be giddy

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 23:09
Desean Jackson comes at a price, but so does the window for Brady and Bill Belichick.
    





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Cam who? LaFell chose Pats to play with Brady

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 22:54
New Patriots wide receiver Brandon LaFell addressed the media on Wednesday, providing his first comments on joining the team after signing a 3-year, $9 million deal.
    





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Ortiz struggles, Red Sox lose to Pirates

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 22:54
The Pirates held slumping David Ortiz hitless Wednesday night in beating the Boston Red Sox 4-2.
    
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Rondo's late baskets lift Celtics

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 22:54
Rajon Rondo hit two shots in the last two minutes and the Celtics beat the Miami Heat 101-96 Wednesday night.
    





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Red Sox drop one to Pirates, 4-2

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 22:23
The Pirates held on to beat the Red Sox 4-2 at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers Wednesday night.
    





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Kaufman: What's Bradley's future?

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 21:37
As impressive as Avery Bradley's scoring has been, it should be taken with a grain of salt, writes Adam Kaufamn.
    





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Peverley has successful heart surgery

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 21:24
Rich Peverley has been released from an Ohio hospital after undergoing successful surgery to correct an abnormal heart rhythm, just more than a week after the Dallas Stars forward collapsed on the bench during a game.
    





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Finn: Don't get down on Jackie Bradley

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 19:03

    





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