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A person walking during a severe rain storm. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Heavy Rain Floods Northern New England, 1 Dead

Heavy flooding throughout northern New England was blamed for at least one fatality as officials on Wednesday urged residents in all three states to avoid water-covered roadways and watch out for overflowing rivers.

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Father with his son watching television. (credit: Thanasis Zovoilis/Getty Images)

Study: Television Viewing Leads To Shorter Sleep In Children

According to a recent study, increased television viewing in children leads to shorter sleep duration.

04/15/2014

File photo of carrots. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Maine Animal Shelter Has Tons Of Carrots

SKOWHEGAN, Maine (CBS Connecticut/AP) — A Maine animal shelter has so many carrots it doesn’t know what to do. The Somerset Humane Society in Skowhegan received the carrots last week from a trucking company that […]

04/15/2014

Red Sox-Cardinals World Series, Fenway Park (Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Retail-Residential Development Proposed Near Fenway

Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh proposed $4.6 million in tax breaks to spark construction of a $550 million retail and residential development that would straddle the Massachusetts Turnpike near Fenway Park.

04/14/2014

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks at the Freedom Summit at The Executive Court Banquet Facility April 12, 2014 in Manchester, New Hampshire. (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

‘Obamacare’ Under Attack As Conservatives Eye 2016

Republicans eyeing the 2016 White House race battered President Barack Obama’s health care law and nicked each other Saturday, auditioning before a high-profile gathering of conservatives that some political veterans said marked the campaign’s unofficial start

04/13/2014