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40-Vehicle Accident On I-95 In Maine

More than 40 vehicles crashed on a snowy stretch of Interstate 95 in Maine on Wednesday, injuring at least 17 people, police said.

02/25/2015

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Study: Hispanics Will Compose 75 Percent Of US Job Growth Over Next 20 Years

Hispanics will compose more than 40 percent of the increase in U.S. employment over the next five years and is estimated to rise to 75 percent from 2020 to 2034.

02/25/2015

Snow banks from prior snowstorms rise above street signs on the corner of a residential street. (credit: Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)

Historic Snows Causing Headaches For Real Estate Industry

All that snow in New England may make your property look as pretty as a calendar shot, but it won’t do you any favors if you’re trying to buy or sell a house.

02/24/2015

McCoy Stadium, Pawtucket,  home of the Pawtucket Red Sox (Bob Joyce/WTIC Photo)

Pawtucket Says Loss Of AAA Sox Will Devastate City’s Economy

The new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox are moving the team to the state’s capital, and Pawtucket officials say it will devastate their city’s economy.

02/24/2015

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Vermont Woman Accused Of Using Hypodermic Needle To Rob Pharmacy

Mary Graves threatened to stab a Rite-Aid clerk with a needle unless she got money, say police.

02/24/2015

Aaron Hernandez (Photo credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Image)

Maids Testify At Hernandez Murder Trial

By MICHELLE R. SMITH   Associated Press  FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) _ Two women who cleaned the home of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez testified Monday at his murder trial that they saw guns […]

02/23/2015

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Maine Man Goes On Trial For Using Facebook To Lure Teen To Her Death

Prosecutors say Kyle Dube used a fake Facebook profile to set up a meeting with 15-year-old Nichole Cable, then killed her in May 2013.

02/23/2015

Some products in plastic bottles on a shelf in a supermarket. (credit: CHARLY TRIBALLEAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Chemical In Plastics May Alter Boys’ Genitals Before Birth

Chemicals that are found in plastics may alter baby boys’ genitals before birth, a new study finds.

02/22/2015

A highway entrance is blurred by snow. (Credit: Scott Eisen/Getty Images)

Snow And Rain End, Cold Blast To Follow For Work Week

Snow and rain has ended across southern New England, and a mostly mild dry, if slushy, day is expected before more cold sets in for the beginning of the week.

02/22/2015

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