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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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Best Historic Vacations In The US

The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.

01/14/2014

A Pittsburgh Steelers fan cheers against the Cleveland Browns during the game on December 29, 2013 at Heinz Field. (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: What Makes A Great Sports Town?

Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?

01/13/2014

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No Decision On Charges In Boston Bus Crash

Police said Monday they have not decided whether to file charges or issue citations in connection with a weekend bus crash that injured 35 people who were part of a group from Pennsylvania visiting Harvard University..

02/04/2013

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Charter Bus Carrying Students Crashes In Boston

Three people were seriously injured Saturday when a bus taking high school students back to the Philadelphia area crashed into a bridge in Boston.

02/02/2013

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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.

12/26/2012

BOSTON, MA - DECEMBER 8:  Maalik Wayns #18 of the Philadelphia 76ers drives to the basket against Kevin Garnett #5 of the Boston Celtics on December 8, 2012 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2012 NBAE  (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Garnett’s 19 Lead Celtics To 92-79 Win Over 76ers

BOSTON (AP) _ Boston’s old guys just needed a little pick up. Philadelphia coach Doug Collins provided it. Kevin Garnett scored 19 points, Jeff Green added 16, and the Celtics won the back end of […]

12/09/2012

Suspect In Prospect Avenue Stabbing Returns To Connecticut

Hartford Police say a suspect in the death of a man found in his home near the West Hartford line has been extradited from Pennsylvania

08/02/2012

West Hartford Cops Nab Attempted Murder Suspect

A routine traffic stop in West Hartford early Wednesday resulted in the capture of Hartford man wanted for an attempted murder in Philadelphia. Police say Rafael Jose Vasquez, 21, was a passenger in the van […]

12/29/2010

Bridgeport Man Held on $1.5 Million Bail in Hartford Knife Death

Hartford Police say they’ve arrested a Bridgeport man in the death of a Hartford man who died after suffering a knife wound last month.  Police found the body of 43-year-old Eugene Tobin at 165 Wethersfield […]

10/20/2010