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Underground Fire Causes Manhole Explosions In BrocktonA fire caused three manhole explosions on Main Street in Brockton Friday afternoon.
Crew Prepares Barge For Boston Pops Fireworks SpectacularWBZ-TV took a boat ride on the Charles out to the barge where most of the fireworks will blast off.
New App Helps Public Track, Report Sharks Off Cape CodMore people are coming to Cape Cod to see great white sharks.
I-Team: Boston Firefighter Charged With Corruption Avoids Conviction, Keeps PensionA former Boston firefighter admitted to the key facts surrounding his corruption case, but left a Charlestown courtroom on Friday without a conviction on his record.
Deputy Sheriff Hit By Alleged Drunk Driver Wondered 'Am I Going To Live?'Bristol County Deputy Sheriff Patricia Allen suffered only some sore muscles after being hit from behind by an alleged drunk driver while guarding a construction crew working on Route 24 in Raynham early Thursday morning.
Teen Who Encouraged Boyfriend's Suicide Can Stand Trial, Court RulesThe Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled on Friday that a teenage girl can stand trial for involuntary manslaughter after prosecutors say she convinced her boyfriend to follow through with his suicide attempt.

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Kalman: Backes Signing Maintains Bruins Flexibility, Now They Need To Maintain PatienceCenter David Backes knew exactly why he was interested in signing with the Bruins.
Evan Turner Reportedly Signs 4-year, $70 Million Deal With BlazersEvan Turner is cashing in on two successful seasons with the Celtics.
Milan Lucic Could Have -- And Should Have -- Signed With Montreal CanadiensOh, what could have been.
David Backes On Felger & Mazz: Bruins An 'Absolutely Perfect' FitThe Bruins free-agent addition commented on what he plans to bring in terms of ability and leadership.
Red Sox Activate Brock Holt From Disabled ListBrock Holt has been activated from the 15-day disabled list, providing an immediate boost to Boston's depth chart.
Krug: Backes' Leadership Qualities 'Missing' From Bruins Locker Room In Recent YearsKrug touched on David Backes coming to Boston and his own four-year deal.

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Boston's Best Bike TrailsBoston has numerous parks and paved pathways for cyclists to get exercise and commute to work.
Boston's Best Summer Educational Programs For KidsSummer brings sunshine, free time and plenty of opportunities to learn new things. There are fun and rewarding educational programs offered in and around Boston to entertain kids of all ages.
Summer Of Savings: Boston HarborfestWBZ-TV's “Summer of Savings” looks at Boston Harborfest, a great way to celebrate throughout the Fourth of July weekend.

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Nancy O'Dell To Host Boston Pops Fireworks SpectacularEntertainment Tonight host Nancy O’Dell will be celebrating July 4th on the Hatch Shell stage at the Boston Esplanade.
Rob Gronkowski Peppers James Corden With Footballs On 'The Late Late Show'Rob Gronkowski managed to outshine two movie stars while stopping in to "The Late Late Show" with James Corden.
Al Pacino, The Eagles Among Kennedy Center HonoreesThis year's Kennedy Center honorees include musicians who span genres including pop, rock, gospel, blues, folk and classical — and an actor known for his extraordinary range.

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4th of July Weekend Forecast: Best In Years!The last several years have had their share of weather woes when it comes to the 4th of July. This year is aiming to break the streak!
Jay Talking Travel: Episode Eight - The Island Of AeginaAfter watching this video, you may want cash in your chips and move to this delightful Greek island. .
Jay Talking Travel: Greece Episode Seven - Small Boats Of The Saronic GulfIn the Greek Islands, there is a sense that anyone her who wants to can own a little boat with a little cabin. I want one. I want a little boat, a scooter, and a tiny place on a small Greek Island like the one featured in this video. I REALLY do.

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