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An owl sits on a tree branch. (credit: Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Owl Attacks Hawk At Vermont LL Bean Store Display

The grand opening of an L.L. Bean store in Vermont has ruffled some feathers, with an owl attacking a hawk in a shopping mall display.

11/10/2014

Kaci Hickox walks outside of her home to give a statement to the media on October 31, 2014 in Fort Kent, Maine. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Ebola Nurse To Remain A Voice Against Quarantines

The Maine nurse who defied quarantine attempts after treating Ebola patients in West Africa is looking forward to stepping out her front door — “like normal people.”

11/09/2014

Tanya Singleton (Courtesy WBZ-TV/CBS Boston)

Hernandez Cousin Seeks Charge Dismissal

A cousin of ex-New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez wants a conspiracy charge dismissed because her attorney says prosecutors didn’t tell a Massachusetts grand jury that a key witness failed a lie detector test, new court documents show.

11/06/2014

Harvard Under Fire For Secretly Photographing Students As Part Of Experiment  (Photo by Darren McCollester/Newsmakers)

Harvard Under Fire For Secretly Photographing Students As Part Of Experiment

Harvard University is under fire from faculty and students for secretly photographing about 2,000 undergraduates in 10 lecture halls last spring as part of a study on classroom attendance.

11/06/2014

Sidney Kilmartin sent the poison to Andrew Denton in England, who had ordered it online to kill himself, according to court records. (Photo by M J Rivise Patent Collection/Getty Images)

Maine Man Accused Of Mailing Cyanide To Suicidal Person In England

Sidney Kilmartin sent the poison to Andrew Denton in England, who had ordered it online to kill himself, according to court records.

11/05/2014

Martha Coakley (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Coakley Concedes To Baker In Mass. Governor’s Election

Democrat Martha Coakley has called Republican Charlie Baker to concede the Massachusetts governor’s race.

11/05/2014

File photo of Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Vermont Legislature To Pick Governor After No Candidate Wins Majority

Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin has called it a night without declaring victory in his bid to defeat Republican challenger Scott Milne and secure a third two-year term.

11/05/2014

Democrats swept all statewide races for the first time since the 1990s. (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Raimondo Elected First Female Rhode Island Governor

Democrats swept all statewide races for the first time since the 1990s.

11/04/2014

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Massachusetts Voters Reject Repeal Of Casino Gambling

Massachusetts Voters on Tuesday rejected a ballot question that would have repealed the 2011 state law that allows for up to three regional resort casinos and a single slots parlor.

11/04/2014

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