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Connecticut Boaters Injured In New Hampshire

 WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) _ Two boaters were injured when their 14-foot aluminum craft hit a large wake on New Hampshire’s Crescent Lake in Wolfeboro _ throwing all three passengers into the lake. New Hampshire marine […]


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Study: People Who Bring Reusable Bags To Grocery Stores Buy More Junk Food

A new study finds that people who bring reusable bags to grocery stores end up buying more junk food.


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Movie Theaters Hoping To Add Healthy Snacks

Some movie theaters are hoping to add healthy snacks to the menu as an alternative to caloric, high-fat options like popcorn, or hot dogs.


A drug that's typically prescribed for narcolepsy has been deemed safe to improve focus in the short-term, according to a comprehensive review by researchers. (File photo. Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images News)

Study: Multiple Courses Of Antibiotics May Significantly Impact Child Development

Repeated courses of antibiotics may significantly impact a child’s development, according to a new study.


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Study: Light-Colored Eyes May Be Linked To Alcohol Dependency

Could the color of your eyes be linked to alcohol dependency? A new study suggests people with blue eyes may have a higher risk of becoming alcoholics.


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Researchers Creating ‘Brain-To-Text’ System

Researchers are working to create a “brain-to-text” system which would decode continuously spoken speech from brain waves and transform it into text.



Drivers Arrested In I-95 Road Rage Shooting

State police have arrested the drivers involved in last week’s road rage incident that ended with a shooting and a slashing on Interstate 95 in Orange.


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Man Forgets Glasses, Accidentally Buys Winning Lottery Ticket

Bob Sabo of Easton says he meant to buy two $20 tickets from a vending machine, but mistakenly bought a $30 ticket, which turned out to be a $30,000 winner.


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One Of Two Escaped Murderers Killed In New York

By JOHN KEKIS and MICHAEL VIRTANEN  Associated Press    MALONE, N.Y. (AP) _ One of two convicted killers who staged a brazen escape from an upstate maximum-security prison and had been hunted for three weeks […]