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Charles River Receives Strong Water Quality GradeBoston's "dirty water" may not be so dirty after all, according to the grade given by the Environmental Protection Agency.
Maverick, Dog Who Chewed Off Foot, Recovering After SurgeryMaverick, the dog who chewed off his own foot to escape his tether, is resting comfortably after undergoing surgery, the MSPCA said.
'Voice Of The MBTA' Retiring After More Than 20 YearsFor two and a half decades, Frank Oglesby has been the voice of the T--letting people know where they are and where they're going.
Walsh: 'Heart Breaks For The Family' Of Boy Found Dead Off Carson BeachMayor Marty Walsh spoke to reporters Wednesday, a day after he cut short a trip to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia due to the tragedy.
2 Drivers Killed In Wrong-Way Crash On I-495Two people were killed in a head-on crash apparently caused by a driver going the wrong way on Interstate 495 in Mansfield early Wednesday morning.
Ice Bucket Challenge Donations Helped Fund New ALS Gene DiscoveryAn international team of scientists funded by Ice Bucket Challenge donations--including a professor from UMass Medical School in Worcester--has isolated a gene variation present in many ALS patients.

Latest Sports

Stint In Triple-A Next Up For Kimbrel Before Returning To Red Sox BullpenAfter another successful bullpen session on Wednesday, it appears Craig Kimbrel is close to returning to the Boston bullpen.
On The Rise: Kelly Kraft Has Time On His SideKelly Kraft, chasing success in his first full year on the PGA Tour, missed an opportunity at the RBC Canadian Open.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman Adamantly Fights Notion That CTE Can Be Linked To ConcussionsIn a current debate over the effect of hits to the head in the sport of hockey, Bettman is digging in his heels.
Did Pedro Martinez Allude To A Lack Of Leadership On The Red Sox Pitching Staff?Does David Price need to step up and lead the Red Sox staff better? Pedro Martinez may have alluded to that.
Belichick: Getting Garoppolo Ready Is Priority No. 1, But 'Tom Will Return As Starting Quarterback'Bill Belichick addressed the media ahead of Patriots training camp, saying getting Jimmy Garoppolo ready for Weeks 1-4 is their top priority.
Do The Patriots Have Any Competition In AFC?Adam Jones and Rich Keefe took a look around the conference on Tuesday night to try and figure out who would be a threat to the Patriots in the 2016 season. They're still looking.

Boston's Best

5 Ways To Prep For School Before The First DayStart the school year off on the right foot by helping your kids prep for school before the first day.
Boston's Best Biscuits And GravyTypically made with fluffy biscuits, sausage and a white or pepper gravy, southern biscuits and gravy has made its way to Boston.
Phantom Gourmet: The Village Manor In Dedhamhe Village Manor in Dedham is one of those places where good times are always paired with great food.

Travel

Ultimate Guide To The Guinness BreweryEverything you need to know before you visit Guinness Storehouse in Dublin, Ireland
JetBlue Considers Adding Flights To EuropeOn Tuesday, the airline revealed it’s considering the idea, but it's not a sure thing.
Tourist Guide To The Italian Street MarketsVisiting an Italian Street Market is the best way to experience the culture and food of the country. At many of these markets you can get locally grown and prepared foods, crafts, leather products and so much more.

CBS Boston Blogs

Jay Talking Travel: Portugal Episode Five - Hardcore SoccerThe style of soccer played at the local level in Portugal is brutal, with players being carried off the field on stretchers.
Jay Talking Travel: Portugal Episode Four - MonchiqueMonchique is a town nestled in a forested mountain range at the edge of the Algarve region.
Jay Talking Travel: Portugal Episode Three - Sagres

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