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30,000 Ready To Take Boston Marathon Course

By JIMMY GOLEN,  AP Sports Writer  BOSTON (AP) _ The Boston Marathon will never be just another race again. The twin bombs at the finish line of the 2013 race made sure of that. But […]


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Vermont Lawmakers Want To Ban Sale Of Alcohol In State

Rep. Chris Pearson and Rep. Jean O’Sullivan, two lawmakers in the state, are attempting to make a point by proposing a ban on alcohol, calling it more dangerous than marijuana.


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After Raptor Ordeal, Lawmakers Look At 4th Grade Bobcat Plan

After New Hampshire lawmakers mocked one fourth grade class’s effort to name an official state raptor last month, the wily bobcat was faring better Thursday when a state Senate committee backed a plan by another group of school kids to pick an official state wildcat.


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Truck Dangles Over Mass. Overpass

CBS Boston reports a box truck went through a barricade and wound up with its cab dangling off the edge of a highway overpass Thursday,


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Doctors: Woman’s Chemotherapy Caused Her To Lose Fingerprints

A 65-year-old woman’s chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer that spread to her lungs caused her fingerprints to be erased.


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Loose Moose Spotted Wandering Around Fitchburg

A young moose that’s been on the loose in Fitchburg this week has been tranquilized and will be relocated.


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Ex-College Worker Claims Boss Made Her Watch ‘Chick Flicks’

A woman who worked briefly for the president of a Maine college has filed a discrimination lawsuit against the school, alleging she was expected to play tennis, jog and watch “chick flicks” with her female boss.


Boston Prepares To Commemorate Year Anniversary Of Marathon Bombing

Observance To Mark Anniversary Of Marathon Bombing

Boston is marking the second anniversary of the 2013 marathon bombings with a subdued remembrance.


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Rhode Island Manufacturing Firm Wants To Build World’s Largest Surfboard

A Rhode Island engineering technology and manufacturing company has set out to build the world’s largest surfboard.