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  1. Harvard museum to dust off curiosities long kept in storageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 16 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The Peabody, one of the oldest and largest museums in the world focused on the study of... . Patrons pass a portrait featuring Sitting Bull, part of the Hall of North American Indian exhibit, at the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016.


  2. Thai king Bhumibol was bridge in close relations with USRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 13 | WLNE-TV Providence

    FILE - In this Nov. 25, 1996, file photo, U.S. President Bill Clinton, left, meets with Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej at Chitrlada Palace in Bangkok. Thailand's Royal Palace said on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, that King Bhu... .


  3. The Latest: Currency trader sees nerves, but limited lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 13 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Thais chanted prayers Wednesday as the country's stock market and curren... . Thais cry as they pray for Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej at Siriraj Hospital where the king is being treated in Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016.


  4. King Bhumibol was Thailand's soft-spoken anchor for 70 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 13 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Thailand's Royal Palace said on Thur... . FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2005, file photo,Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit review the honor guard during a ceremony ahead of his 78th birthday in Bangkok.


  5. Al Capone letter showing mobster's soft side sells for $62KRead the original story

    Monday Sep 26 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Boston-based RR Auction says the winning bid came Monday at an auction in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The buyer was identified only as a collector from the Chicago area who wished to remain anonymous.


  6. Al Capone letter written in prison shows mobster's soft sideRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Did notorious gangster Al Capone have a soft spot? An intimate letter he penned from prison suggests the ruthless racketeer could handle tenderness almost as skillfully as his Tommy Gun. The three-page letter is being auctioned off next week in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where it's expected to fetch around $50,000.


  7. 3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    On Wednesday... Tropical Storm Lisa was expected to gain a bit more strength before weakening in a couple of days, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said Tuesday. A defense attorney touched off a protest Tuesday about race and free expression in a Las Vegas courtroom when she refused to remove a "Black Lives Matter" button from her blouse despite a judge's request not to... The man suspected of planting bombs in New York and New Jersey may have aimed to inflict carnage incognito, but he didn't succeed for long in concealing his identity.


  8. FDA Oks 1st muscular dystrophy drug; awaits proof it worksRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Federal regulators on Monday granted tentative approval to the first drug for muscular dystrophy, following an intense public campaign from patients and doctors who pushed for the largely unproven medication. The approval comes nearly five months after the Food and Drug Administration and a panel of outside advisers panned the drug, saying there was little evidence that it helped.


  9. Strange brews: Making beer with Boston river waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    15, 2016, in Cambridge, Mass. Leading New England breweries are competing to s... .


  10. This device can read the pages of a book without opening itRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    12, 2016 photo, Barmak Heshmat poses with his prototype scanning device in a lab at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass. Researchers at MIT have come up with a technology that can rea... .


  11. Journalist recounts years as Syrian prisoner in documentaryRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    American journalist Theo Padnos is recounting his nearly two years as a prisoner of al-Qaida in Syria in a new documentary. "Theo Who Lived" is being screened Sept.


  12. Study: Catalog of DNA variations helps find roots of diseaseRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    A huge catalog of human DNA is helping researchers find tiny glitches that cause disease, in part by pointing out some false leads. The database, with genetic codes from more than 60,000 people, is aimed at researching rare diseases that are generally caused by a single malfunctioning gene.


  13. Delphi wants to deploy self-driving cars in 2022Read the original story

    Aug 1, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Auto electronics supplier Delphi Corp. will start testing self-driving vehicles in Singapore next year with a goal of putting them into public use sometime in 2022. Testing will be limited to six vehicles with human backup drivers inside One North, a large mixed-use residential and industrial park on the west side of the island city-state.


  14. Man killed in overnight shooting in CambridgeRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan says police responded to a report of a shooting at about 12:20 a.m. Saturday on Harvard Street, near the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.


  15. Syria's refugee crisis focus of interactive exhibitRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    People will have an opportunity to see what's it's like to flee Syria as a refugee through an interactive exhibit in Massachusetts that demonstrates the harrowing ordeal many migrants endure. "The Refugee Road" is hosted by global relief and development organization Oxfam America and Microsoft, and will take place Wednesday evening at the tech giant's research and development center in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


  16. Internet outages caused by construction in 2 statesRead the original story

    May 10, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Fiber optic cables cut by construction work in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania led to phone, TV and Internet outages across the Northeast on Monday. A spokeswoman for Internet service provider Level 3 Communications said on Tuesday that the disruptions were caused by third-party construction projects near Philadelphia and near Cambridge, Massachusetts.


  17. Defense secretary to announce futuristic textiles hub at MITRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Defense Secretary Ash Carter is announcing the creation of a $317 million futuristic textiles manufacturing hub based at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The project's goal is to help develop cutting-edge fabrics - everything from gear to protect firefighters from the hottest flames to innovations that can weave the sensing capabilities of a smart watch into a lightweight fabric.


  18. News Minute: Here is the latest Massachusetts news from The Associated Press at 10:40 a.m. EDTRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    A former Coast Guardsman charged with killing a colleague and injuring two other people on Cape Cod is scheduled to go to trial May 31. Adrian Loya's trial date was set by a judge Tuesday. Loya is charged with fatally shooting Lisa Trubnikova and wounding her spouse, Anna, in Bourne in February 2015.


  19. Prosecutor: Convicted prep school grad violated curfewRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    A prosecutor says a New Hampshire prep school graduate convicted of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old classmate has violated curfew at least eight times and should have his bail revoked. Owen Labrie has been living with his mother in Tunbridge, Vermont, as he appeals his one-year jail sentence and the requirement that he register as a sex offender.


  20. Cambridge officer cited in connection with hit-and-runRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Police say 28-year-old Ryan Callinan, of Wilmington, was cited for leaving the scene of personal injury and operating to endanger. The crash occurred around 8 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Broadway and Portland streets near the Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus.


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