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Obama to speak on death of American journalist Video included

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President Barack Obama is expected to make a statement today about the beheading of American journalist James Foley by militants with the Islamic State extremist group. More>>

Latest Ferguson protests are smaller, more subdued Video included

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Police and protesters in Ferguson were finally able to share the streets again at night, putting aside for at least a few hours some of the hostility that had filled those hours with tear gas and smoke.
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Haverhill police say teen in boat acted alone

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The teen involved in a late night boat accident on the Merrimack River acted alone and no one fell overboard, Haverhill Police said Wednesday morning. More>>

Arizona flooding creates several dramatic scenes Video included

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A series of storms dumped more than 4.5 inches of rain on areas north of Phoenix on Tuesday, requiring several dramatic rescues and resulting in many visible examples of damage. More>>

Police investigate cause of deadly Wellfleet crash

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Police in Wellfleet are investigating the cause of a deadly crash that occurred on Route 6 on Wednesday.
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Schilling says cancer caused by chewing tobacco

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Curt Shilling told a local radio station that he believes his mouth cancer was caused by chewing smokeless tobacco. More>>

Marathon bombing survivor visits teen cancer patient Video included

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A 15-year-old Dorchester boy is fighting back against cancer at Dana Farber Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorder Center. More>>

Peanut, almond butter recalled for salmonella risk

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Peanut and almond butters sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and other grocers are being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination.
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Intruder falls asleep in Marlborough home Video included

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A man who fell asleep in a chair in his living room over the weekend got quite the surprise when he woke up -- a bloody stranger asleep on the couch. More>>

Debris from I-495 bridge crashes on family SUV Video included

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A family's SUV driving on Interstate 495 northbound was hit by debris Tuesday morning. More>>

Man accused of peering into Allston apartment windows Video included

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An accused “peeping Tom” appeared in Brighton District Court Tuesday after he was caught in the bushes near an Allston apartment building. More>>

  • Ferguson, Missouri ShootingMore>>

  • Attorney General Holder to visit Ferguson Wednesday

    Attorney General Holder to visit Ferguson Wednesday

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:18 AM EDT2014-08-20 09:18:06 GMT
    Ferguson's leaders urged residents Tuesday to stay home after dark to "allow peace to settle in" and pledged several actions to reconnect with the predominantly black community in the St. Louis suburb.[more]
    Ferguson's leaders urged residents Tuesday to stay home after dark to "allow peace to settle in" and pledged several actions to reconnect with the predominantly black community in the St. Louis suburb.[more]
  • Police: St. Louis officers kill suspect with knife

    Police: St. Louis officers kill suspect with knife

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:09 PM EDT2014-08-19 23:09:45 GMT
    A large crowd has gathered at the site where St. Louis police officers shot and killed a knife-wielding man after a reported convenience store robbery.[more]
    A large crowd has gathered at the site where St. Louis police officers shot and killed a knife-wielding man after a reported convenience store robbery.[more]
  • Ferguson pledges outreach efforts after shooting

    Ferguson pledges outreach efforts after shooting

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-08-19 21:22:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). A man is detained after a standoff between protesters and police Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, during a protest for Michael Brown, who was killed by a police officer Aug. 9 in Ferguson, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). A man is detained after a standoff between protesters and police Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, during a protest for Michael Brown, who was killed by a police officer Aug. 9 in Ferguson, Mo.
    Ferguson's leaders urged residents Tuesday to stay home after dark to "allow peace to settle in" and pledged several actions to reconnect with the predominantly black community in the St. Louis suburb where the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown has sparked nightly clashes between protesters and police.[more]
    Ferguson's leaders urged residents Tuesday to stay home after dark to "allow peace to settle in" and pledged several actions to reconnect with the predominantly black community in the St. Louis suburb where the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown has sparked nightly clashes between protesters and police.[more]
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  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    10 Things to Know for Today

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 8:07 AM EDT2014-08-20 12:07:05 GMT
    By The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:[more]
    By The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:[more]
  • Lunchtime Video: Bill Cosby on getting intimate

    Lunchtime Video: Bill Cosby on getting intimate

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 1:12 PM EDT2014-08-19 17:12:14 GMT
    Comedian Bill Cosby just turned 77 years old and he got a nice present on his birthday, which he discussed on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.[more]
    Comedian Bill Cosby just turned 77 years old and he got a nice present on his birthday, which he discussed on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.[more]
  • Video shows effect of sun on skin

    Video shows effect of sun on skin

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 12:13 PM EDT2014-08-19 16:13:19 GMT
    A new video shows the effects of UV rays on skin. In the video, people stopped on the street were asked to look at themselves through the unforgiving lens of ultra-violet light.[more]
    A new video shows the effects of UV rays on skin. In the video, people stopped on the street were asked to look at themselves through the unforgiving lens of ultra-violet light.
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  • Special ReportsMore>>

  • 7News Investigates: Security at Seabrook Nuclear Plant

    7News Investigates: Security at Seabrook Nuclear Plant

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:07 PM EDT2014-08-19 23:07:48 GMT
    Seabrook Station Nuclear Power Plant is one of the 107 nuclear facilities in the country considered to be a potential terrorist target by Homeland Security.[more]
    Seabrook Station Nuclear Power Plant is one of the 107 nuclear facilities in the country considered to be a potential terrorist target by Homeland Security. [more]
  • What's Cooking: Fried Clams

    What's Cooking: Fried Clams

    Friday, August 15 2014 5:02 AM EDT2014-08-15 09:02:02 GMT
    A delicious fresh seafood dinner on the beautiful coast of Maine sounds pretty good, right? Check out this what's cooking to see how Bob's Clam Hut in Kittery makes fried clams.[more]
    A delicious fresh seafood dinner on the beautiful coast of Maine sounds pretty good, right? Check out this what's cooking to see how Bob's Clam Hut in Kittery makes fried clams.[more]
  • Living healthy: Back pain rehab

    Living healthy: Back pain rehab

    Thursday, August 14 2014 4:38 AM EDT2014-08-14 08:38:55 GMT
    At least 75-percent of us will experience back pain at some point in our lives. It causes more than discomfort it can lead to depression, missed work and poor quality of life.[more]
    At least 75-percent of us will experience back pain at some point in our lives. It causes more than discomfort it can lead to depression, missed work and poor quality of life.[more]
  • NationalMore>>

  • Metropolitan Opera reaches deal with stagehands

    Metropolitan Opera reaches deal with stagehands

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:45 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:45:09 GMT
    New York City's Metropolitan Opera has reached a deal with its stagehands and says it expects to avert a lockout by reaching agreements with the remaining unions as well.[more]
    New York City's Metropolitan Opera reached a deal early Wednesday with its stagehands and said it expects to avert a lockout by reaching agreements with the remaining unions.[more]
  • Floods lead to dramatic rescues in Phoenix area

    Floods lead to dramatic rescues in Phoenix area

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:35 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:35:50 GMT
    Workers at a farm saw hundreds of cactuses sweep away in a flood. Drivers on Arizona's main north-south freeway watched in shock as muddy waters submerged the road. Rescuers across the state rushed to save...[more]
    Workers at a farm saw hundreds of cactuses sweep away in a flood. Drivers on Arizona's main north-south freeway watched in shock as muddy waters submerged the road. Rescuers across the state rushed to save people...[more]
  • Texas' Perry smiles for mug shot, gets ice cream

    Texas' Perry smiles for mug shot, gets ice cream

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:05 AM EDT2014-08-20 11:05:39 GMT
    Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry gave a confident, wry smile beneath flawless hair for his mug shot. Then he went out for a vanilla ice cream.[more]
    Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry gave a confident, wry smile beneath flawless hair for his mug shot. Then he went out for a vanilla ice cream.[more]
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