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Holocaust survivor's story must live on

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Eric was 87 the day we met and when we shook hands, it felt like shaking hands with history. Soft-spoken, he was a consummate gentleman whose eyes immediately began to moisten...
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Mouse Study: Why Heart Failure Patients Often Struggle With Depression, Impaired Thinking

Mouse Study: Why Heart Failure Patients Often Struggle With Depression, Impaired Thinking

6 hours ago   |   Psych Central

Heart failure patients often struggle with neurological issues, including depression and thinking problems, but the reasons for this have remained unclear. In a new paper...
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Study IDs Brain Activity Tied to Angry Emotions in Dreams

Study IDs Brain Activity Tied to Angry Emotions in Dreams

6 hours ago   |   Psych Central

An international team of researchers has identified a pattern of brain activity that correlates with angry emotions experienced during dreaming. The study, published in the...
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Adele, husband Simon Konecki separate after 7 years of marriage

6 hours ago   |   WGN TV

NEW YORK - Adele and her husband Simon Konecki have separated. The pop singer's representatives Benny Tarantini and Carl Fysh confirmed the news Friday in a statement to The...
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Why doesn't Chicago get tornadoes?

7 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Dear Tom, Why doesn't Chicago get tornadoes? Is it because of Lake Michigan? William Filippi, Vernon Hills Dear William, Chicago and the Chicago area do experience tornadoes...
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3-alarm fire hits Lawrence home damaged in gas explosions

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A multifamily home in Lawrence damaged in the fall gas explosions, appears to be a complete loss after a three-alarm blaze ripped through the home Friday. Firefighters knocked...
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‘I have no recollection': Trump turned to familiar refrain in response to Mueller questions

8 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

The president offered similary hazy responses in past civil litigation over Trump University and a defamation case he brought against a journalist.
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Howard University Students Should Not Have To Ask for Their Space to Be Respected

8 hours ago   |   MTV

After a white man suggested that Howard University move its campus if it didn't want to share space with Washington DC residents, people are speaking out about gentrification...
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Cheating Boston Marathon runners banned for life in China

Cheating Boston Marathon runners banned for life in China

9 hours ago   |   New York Post

Just because someone “wins” a long-distance race, that doesn't mean they actually ran it. Take the guy who captured third place in a British marathon in 2011, then admitted...
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The Mueller Probe Made Them Famous. They Plan to Keep Cashing In

9 hours ago   |   Time

During Robert Mueller's investigation, consultant Eric Garland charged hundreds of fans $10 per month for access to his locked Twitter feed promising “troll-free...
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Missing 14-year-old Ohio boy found dead, buried in shallow grave on farm

Missing 14-year-old Ohio boy found dead, buried in shallow grave on farm

An Ohio boy missing for six days was found dead Friday morning, buried in a shallow grave on a farm. Read more ...

Kyrie Irving's balanced night puts Celtics in driver's seat

Kyrie Irving's balanced night puts Celtics in driver's seat

INDIANAPOLIS - Jaylen Brown scored 23 points and Kyrie Irving added 19 to help the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 104-96 on Friday night for a 3-0 lead in the... Read more ...

Not real news: A look at what didn't happen this week

Not real news: A look at what didn't happen this week

None of these stories are legitimate, even though they were shared widely on social media. Read more ...

California couple sentenced to 25 years to life in prison after children...

California couple sentenced to 25 years to life in prison after children testify about years of torture

The parents each spoke before the sentencing."I'm sorry for everything I've done to hurt my children," Louise Turpin said. Read more ...

Matthews, Kapanen score late, Maple Leafs edge Bruins 2-1

Matthews, Kapanen score late, Maple Leafs edge Bruins 2-1

BOSTON - Auston Matthews broke a scoreless tie in the third period, Kasperi Kapanen added another goal and the Toronto Maple Leafs hung on the beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 Friday... Read more ...

No evidence school fight contributed to death of 10-year-old girl...

No evidence school fight contributed to death of 10-year-old girl, prosecutor says

The fifth grader from South Carolina died of natural causes following a fight at her elementary school. Read more ...

Avalanche finish off Flames in Game 5, advance to 2nd round

Avalanche finish off Flames in Game 5, advance to 2nd round

CALGARY, Alberta - Colin Wilson and Mikko Rantanen each had two goals and an assist, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Calgary Flames 5-1 in Game 5 Friday night to advance to... Read more ...

Marlins end 4-game skid, top Nats 3-2 but fire hitting coach

Marlins end 4-game skid, top Nats 3-2 but fire hitting coach

MIAMI - The first run came home on an error. The lead was seized with a bases-loaded walk, and a hit batsman scored the other run. Read more ...

Jerry Nadler subpoenas Justice Department for full Mueller report

Jerry Nadler subpoenas Justice Department for full Mueller report

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler on Friday subpoenaed the Justice Department for the full, unredacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation... Read more ...

Dietrich's pinch-HR lifts Reds over Padres in 11 innings

Dietrich's pinch-HR lifts Reds over Padres in 11 innings

SAN DIEGO - Derek Dietrich hit a pinch-hit two-run homer in the 11th inning to lift the Cincinnati Reds over the San Diego Padres 3-2 Friday night. Read more ...