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Letterman Welcomes His Replacement

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 09:36
Stephen Colbert told Letterman how happy he is to be taking the helm.






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Material washing ashore examined in jet hunt

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 09:36
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Unidentified material that washed ashore in southwestern Australia and is being examined for any link to the lost Malaysian plane is unlikely to have come from the jet, an official said Wednesday.






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Yanks' Ellsbury Has Big Night vs. Sox

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 09:36
While his reception was mild and mixed before his first at-bat at Fenway Park tonight, Jacoby Ellsbury's bat made a lot of noise in his return.
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Boston Calling Fall Lineup, Dates Revealed

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 08:50
We may never be royals, but at least we can sing about it with Lorde when she comes to Boston in September.






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Bad combo: Rising prices, falling sales

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 08:50
Home sales fell again last month, a bad omen for the spring market. But right now it's buyers who are taking it on the chin and sellers who are laughing all the way to the bank.






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Bruins Score on Jimmy Fallon's List of 'NHL Playoff' Superlatives

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 08:35
Jimmy Fallon had some fun with a few members of the Bruins during his "2014 NHL Playoffs" high school superlative awards on the "Tonight Show" Tuesday night.






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Cruising continues as popular travel option

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 08:34
A survey of 250 American Express Travel Counselors showed that 32 percent of customers will seek out a cruise this season.
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Top 50 Red Sox prospects of past 50 years: 40-31

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 08:34
Among those profiled in the second part of our series on the best Red Sox prospects of the draft era: Billy Conigliaro, Dick Pole, Glenn Hoffman, YOUUUUK!!!, and a certain second baseman of great stats if not stature.
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Kala Pharma raises $22.5 million to tackle eye diseases

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 08:03
Waltham's Kala Pharmaceuticals on Wednesday announced it's raised a Series B round of $22.5 million to advance clinical development of its therapeutic eye drops. The company has developed eye drops that allow therapeutic agents to pass through the mucus layer of the eye's surface —leading to penetration into deeper tissues of the eye including the... Read more






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Polaris names former Spindle CEO a venture partner

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 08:03
Polaris Partners on Wednesday said it has named Pat Kinsel, formerly an entrepreneur-in-residence with the firm, to the position of venture partner. Kinsel had joined Polaris as an EIR after Twitter acquired Spindle, a Boston mobile app startup Kinsel had co-founded and led as chief executive. He will focus on early-stage tech investments at Polaris,... Read more






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Boston Calling Unveils Fall "14 Lineup

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 07:01
Lorde among those to perform at the city's premiere semiannual outdoor music event






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Australia Signals Deeper Search For Malaysian Jet

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 02:53
Australia may use more powerful sonar equipment that can delve deeper beneath the Indian Ocean in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet.






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The Animal Rescue League of Boston has the Best Twitter

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 02:53
In a city with a variety of wildlife, it's surprising how often our animal care experts get overlooked.






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How to avoid the car rental blues

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 02:53
Preparation before renting a car can go a long way.






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Bruins Shut Out Red Wings

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 00:18
The Bruins defense was lights out on Tuesday, completely shutting down Detroit as Boston took a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven series. Game Photos Hamilton Takes Another Step Forward In Game 3






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Bruins-Red Wings First Round Photos

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 23:47
The Bruins celebrate with Tuukka Rask after taking Game 3 by a score of 3-0. The Bruins took a 2-1 series lead with the win, which was also their first victory in Joe Louis Arena in over seven years.






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Ellsbury Shines as Yanks Top Sox

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 23:32
Jacoby Ellsbury went 2-for-5 with two RBIs in his return to Fenway Park and Jon Lester struggled as the Sox dropped to 1-4 against the Yankees this season.






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Ellsbury Shines as Yanks Top Sox

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 23:16
Jacoby Ellsbury went 2-for-5 with two RBIs in his return to Fenway Park and Jon Lester struggled as the Sox dropped to 1-4 against the Yankees this season.






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FedEx Sued Over Deadly California Bus Crash

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 23:16
The mother of a 17-year-old honors student who was among 10 people killed in a fiery Northern California bus crash sued FedEx on Tuesday, alleging that its trucks have a history of catching fire.
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Harvard Student Assaulted in Somerville

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 23:01
A Harvard University student was assaulted on Monday, prompting the school to issue a safety warning to its students.






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