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  1. Average rate on 30-year mortgage falls to 3.63 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell for the fourth straight week, with the benchmark 30-year rate again marking its lowest level since May 2013. The average for a 15-year mortgage, a popular choice for people who are refinancing, slipped further below 3 percent.

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  2. All-American diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    ... include "Parks and Recreation," were mulling a joint project when they quickly settled on a New York-based police comedy. "Police deal with people of all types: races, genders, sexualities, which allows for an unbelievable number of stories," Goor ...

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  3. Pelham house fire claims lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    The state fire marshal and town police and fire chiefs confirmed the fatality on Saturday morning. The deceased is not named, pending an autopsy.

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  4. Tewksbury High gym dedicated to RomanoRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    The basketball court at the new Tewksbury High School gym will be dedicated to the late Tony Romano in a special ceremony on Tuesday night, Feb. 3. The night of basketball will feature a girls varsity game at 5:30 and a boys varsity game at 7:30. A reception in honor of Romano will be held in the Large Group Room from 5:45-6:45 and the dedication ceremony for the gym will be at 7 p.m. Romano was a former basketball coach, teacher and administrator at Tewksbury High and was also a key member of the MIAA and local officiating groups.

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  5. TV talk show pioneer Franklin, who gave Pacino chance, diesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    Pioneering radio and TV host Joe Franklin, who gave breaks to the likes of Al Pacino and Bill Cosby on his variety show long before they became famous and who boasted he never missed a broadcast in decades, has died at age 88. He died Saturday of cancer, which he had had for a few years, longtime producer and friend Steven Garrin said. Franklin often is credited with developing the standard TV talk show format, sitting behind a desk while interviewing wanna-be celebrities, minor celebrities and the occasional bona fide celebrity.

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  6. Central African Republic: Militia kidnaps sports ministerRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer Using certain electronic cigarettes at high temperature settings could potentially release more formaldehyde, a cancer-causing chemical, than smoking... By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer Using certain electronic cigarettes at high temperature settings could potentially release more formaldehyde, a cancer-causing chemical, than smoking... President Barack Obama was greeted in India Sunday with an elaborate welcome at the country's sprawling presidential palace, then he solemnly laid a wreath at a memorial honoring the father of India's... President Barack Obama was greeted in India Sunday with an elaborate welcome at the country's sprawling presidential palace, then he solemnly laid a wreath at a memorial honoring the father of India's independence... An international team has launched its helium-filled balloon from Japan in a bid ... (more)

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  7. Brit-centric PBS planning Civil War dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    After being wedded for so long to British-centric scripted series, including the mega-hit "Downton Abbey," America's public-television giant has plans to do a Civil War drama shot in Virginia. Based on true stories, the six-part series, which is yet to be titled, will follow two volunteer nurses on opposite sides of the conflict -- one a staunch New England abolitionist and the other a young Confederate belle.

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  8. This week at Hellenic American AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    There will then be a Greek Letters Day program at 1 p.m. Welcome to your discussion forum: Sign in with a Disqus account or your social networking account for your comment to be posted immediately, provided it meets the guidelines. Comments made here are the sole responsibility of the person posting them; these comments do not reflect the opinion of The Sun.

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  9. Menus: 1/25/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Chicken parmesan with pasta OR Meatball/chicken-parmesan sub OR Popcorn-chicken bowl OR Italian sub/wrap OR Chicken bites OR Burger. TUESDAY -- Chicken deluxe OR Burger OR Taco OR Nacho boat OR Popcorn-chicken bowl OR Buffalo chicken sub OR BBQ-rib sub OR Burger.

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  10. Deans' ListsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Welcome to your discussion forum: Sign in with a Disqus account or your social networking account for your comment to be posted immediately, provided it meets the guidelines. Comments made here are the sole responsibility of the person posting them; these comments do not reflect the opinion of The Sun.

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  11. Hellenic American Academy students visit Philoxenia HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Students from Hellenic American Academy recently visited the Philoxenia House, the Orthodox "home away from home" that continues to offer hospitality to those in need from throughout Greece and the world, all of whom come to Boston for medical treatment. With the students are Principal Vina Troianello, His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios and the Rev.

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  12. Empty Bowls event set for SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Culinary students from five area schools will serve food to raise money to benefit the hungry Sunday at the fifth annual Greater Lowell Empty Bowls Project. The event, which is open to the public, will be held at 10 Kirk St. from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Participants are asked to bring a nonperishable food item and pay a small donation to sample soups, rolls and desserts.

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  13. Opiate-related terminologyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Detoxification programs are the first step to treatment in Massachusetts. An addict stays for up to six days in a medically-supervised facility where drugs like methadone are used to help wean them off their opiate addiction.

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  14. Taxes matter -- especially to those not in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Taxes do matter, but not in the boring binary way as it is always presented to us: Democrats tax too much, Republicans tax too little. It is time for Americans to have a serious discussion not about who taxes us and how, but about why.

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  15. Women's state bowling tourney coming to cityRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    The Merrimack Valley Women's Bowling Association will host the 52nd annual Women's State Tournament to be held May 9-31 at Brunswick Zone lanes on Pawtucket Boulevard. The opening ceremony is Saturday, May 9, at 11:30 a.m. Tournament play will take place Saturdays and Sundays May 9-10, 16-17 and 30-31.

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  16. Don't let dad drive boyfriend awayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    DEAR ANNIE: I am a female resident physician. In medical school, I fell in love with "Jay," a classmate.

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  17. Ellen Porell receives award for outstanding internshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Ellen Porell received the Kathryn F. Furcolo Award for Outstanding Internships during a May 5 ceremony. Porell received the award for her summer 2013 internship at the Northwestern District Attorney's Consumer Protection Unit.

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  18. Laugh to eliminate lupusRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The third annual Alliance for Lupus Comedy Show will take place on Sunday, Feb. 8, at Destare, 320 Main St. Doors will open at 6 p.m., with the show running from 7-10 p.m. The evening will feature comedians Jerry Caruso, Alana Susko, Anthony Brooks, Greg Boggis and Mark Reilly. There will also be raffles throughout the evening.

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  19. In Nigeria, Kerry to discuss election, insurgent groupRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    The worl... By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer Using certain electronic cigarettes at high temperature settings could potentially release more formaldehyde, a cancer-causing chemical, than smoking... President Barack Obama was greeted in India Sunday with an elaborate welcome at the country's sprawling presidential palace, then he solemnly laid a wreath at a memorial honoring the father of India's... President Barack Obama was greeted in India Sunday with an elaborate welcome at the country's sprawling presidential palace, then he solemnly laid a wreath at a memorial honoring the father of India's independence... An international team has launched its helium-filled balloon from Japan in a bid to reach North America and break two major records en route.

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  20. Zambia: Ruling party candidate wins presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    Lungu narrowly defeated his rival Hakain... . Supporters of the Patriotic Front celebrate after an announcement that their presidential candidate, Edgar Lungu won the presidential elections in Lusaka, Zambia, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015.

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