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A group of scientists warn that warmer temperatures and an increase in air pollution could kill off many crops by mid-century. (John Moore/Getty Images)

Study: Climate Change, Air Pollution Will Lead To Famine By 2050

Climate change exacerbated by ozone pollution may kill many of the world’s crops.

17 hours ago

Revere, Mass. (Carl Stevens/WBZ/CBS Boston)

Tornado Touches Down North Of Boston

The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down just north of Boston.

07/28/2014

Aaron Hernandez sits in the courtroom of the Attleboro District Court during his hearing on Aug. 22, 2013 in North Attleboro, Mass. (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Aaron Hernandez Loses Effort to Dismiss Charges

A judge has rejected a motion to dismiss charges against Aaron Hernandez stemming from the 2013 slaying of a Boston man whose body was found near Hernandez’s home.

07/25/2014

Researchers say a single-celled parasite commonly found in cat intestines can help train the body's immune system to attack cancer cells. (DANIEL SORABJI/AFP/Getty Images)

Researchers: Cat Poop Could Help Fight Cancer

A micro-organism found in feline feces might help the body’s immune system destroy cancer cells.

07/24/2014

A student works on an exam. (credit: FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Survey: 17 Percent Of Harvard’s Graduating Class Admits To Cheating

According to a survey, 17 percent of Harvard University’s graduating class admitted to cheating in a class while attending the school.

07/23/2014