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  1. Massachusetts gas prices continue freefallRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    AAA Northeast's latest survey released Monday found self-serve, regular selling for an average of $2.34 per gallon. That price is 24 cents lower than a month ago and $1.10 lower than on the same date a year ago.

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  2. Elizabeth Warren's Harsh Critiques of Joe Biden SurfaceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... a Harvard law professor, comes to light little more than a week after Biden held a private meeting with the Massachusetts senator, sparking speculation in some quarters that the two might be plotting a united Democratic presidential ticket to take ...

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  3. Easton Makes Best School Districts in Massachusetts ListRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Just in time for the start of the school year, Boston Magazine has released its annual rankings of the top school districts in Massachusetts. Some of Easton's neighbors made the list including Sharon at 11, Foxborough at 35, Mansfield at 42, and Stoughton at 80. Using the most recent data from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Statistician George Recck, director of the Math Resource Center at Babson College, created a weighted average value based on the best available date for the school districts - including high schools, middle schools and elementary schools.

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  4. Healey strikes deal to offset cost of NarcanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Home

    ... of the budget process the concluded in July, Healey said. Opioid overdoses killed an estimated 1,256 people in Massachusetts in 2014, up from 939 in 2013, according to a Department of Public Health report that measures confirmed and probable cases ...

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  5. Sobriety Checkpoint Planned for Labor Day WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Next weekend is Labor Day weekend, marking the unofficial end of summer and the Massachusetts State Police will hold a Sobriety Checkpoint in Middlesex County. According to State Police, the purpose of the checkpoint is "to further educate the motoring public and strengthen the public's awareness to the need of detecting and removing those motorists who operate under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs from our roadways.

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  6. Outdoors: Waterfowl hunting season is fast approachingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    At most, a handful of Massachusetts rail and snipe hunters are trudging through the salt marshes today with tough little bird dogs that can withstand heat, plunges into the brine, and eye-irritating, thick vegetation. Sora and Virginia rail season runs from Sept.

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  7. Beacon Hill earmarks: Political pork or OK shortcuts? Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... tax-exempt 501(c)3 nonprofit status, the organization has neither registered nor filed annual reports with the Massachusetts Attorney General's office, as generally required of nonprofit charities. And documents submitted to the Massachusetts ...

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  8. Young people taking active roles in politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... especially is really screwed up.” On the other side of the political divide, the Youth Conservatives of Massachusetts, led by John Torcia, 16, and Joey Yacorone, 15, both of East Longmeadow, commented on the issues they believe the young ...

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  9. Will Mitt Romney Jump In?Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    There is on the edge of the spectrum a thought awakening that former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, who ran for President in 2008 and 2012, might get back in the race. It comes naturally to think so.

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  10. Sobriety Checkpoints Planned for Labor Day WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... dlesex and Worcester counties. This weekend is Labor Day weekend, marking the unofficial end of summer and the Massachusetts State Police will be holding Sobriety Checkpoints during one of the busiest travel and party weekends.

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  11. Bedford man arrested for Cambridge indecent assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WHDH

    Cambridge Police have arrested a 47-year-old Bedford man for allegedly grabbing a woman's breast and using scissors to cut another woman's hand. Police say Ronald Cattouse grabbed the breast of a 27-year-old woman as she walked in the area of 1400 Massachusetts Avenue at 7:30 p.m. on Aug. 30. He then allegedly used scissors to cut the victim's friends hand.

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  12. Charges dropped against Cambridge nanny in infant death caseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WHDH

    Charges have been dropped against an Cambridge nanny in the case of the death of an infant in her care in Cambridge. The Middlesex District Attorney's office announced Monday the Commonwealth of Massachusetts has filed a Nolle Prosequi in the case of an Irish nanny charged with the death of an infant in Cambridge in 2013.

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  13. Braintree Village Celebrates Conclusion of Annual Building Bridges Youth Basketball LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... commitment to the league. During a special ceremony, Mosesso, Rias and Robertson received citations from the Massachusetts State House, Massachusetts House of Representatives, Massachusetts Senate and Braintree Mayor's Office. According to Lynne ...

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  14. Irish nanny accused of murdering baby in US has charges dropped against her in dramatic u-turnRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... years after she was charged and jailed, she looks set to be freed thanks to a dramatic u-turn by the Massachusetts medical examiner's office. Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan revealed: "Based on an assessment of the present state of the ...

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  15. Medford to Hold 385th Anniversary Bash in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Mayor Michael J. McGlynn has announced celebrations marking the 385th anniversary of the settlement of Medford. Founded in 1630, Medford is one of the oldest settlements in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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  16. Over 100 years ago, a Massachusetts-made car became the first to climb Mt. WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Boston.com

    On August 31, 1899, a car made in Massachusetts reached the top of New Hampshire's Mount Washington and made automotive history. The car was a steam-powered "locomobile" and was the product of twin brothers and inventors, Freelan Oscar Stanley and Francis Edgar Stanley of Newton.

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  17. Police: Career Sabotage; Iguana BiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Patch.com

    ... ce Department log does not indicate a conviction. Click this link to find out how to get a name removed from a Massachusetts Patch police report.

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  18. Ex-UMass, Penn State football player admits to publicly exposing himself, gets state prison termRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    A former University of Massachusetts football player on Monday admitted he stood outside a Main Street restaurant and held his exposed penis in his hand, after walking by several times making eye contact with a woman sitting looking towards the window. He also pleaded guilty to annoying or accosting a person of the opposite sex in a separate incident in March in the library of Springfield Technical Community College.

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  19. Lawyer in 3rd UMass rape case: 'Who's telling the truth and who is lying?'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    NORTHAMPTON - Not surprisingly, the Hampshire Superior Court jury in the Adam Liccardi rape trial heard two vastly different versions of the case as lawyers for both sides gave their closing arguments Monday. Liccardi is the third of four defendants to go on trial on charges of raping a University of Massachusetts student in her dorm room in 2012.

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  20. First week of school in 90 degree weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WWLP

    A lot of kids begin their first week of school in western Massachusetts this week. It is feeling more like the middle of July, with temperatures near 90, than the first week of September.

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