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Cigarette Sparked Manchester Fire That Killed 2 Adults, 2 ChildrenInvestigators say a fire that killed four people last month in Manchester, New Hampshire, was caused by discarded smoking materials.
Mass. Lawmakers Meet Over Weekend As Legislative Session Nears EndMassachusetts lawmakers planned to hold rare weekend meetings as they tried to beat a deadline for approving several major pieces of legislation before the curtain fell on the 2015-2016 session.
'Peeping' Drones Spotted Flying Outside Windows Of NH HomesPolice in New Hampshire are looking for information after drones have been spotted outside several homes late at night.
Officer Hailed For Showing Restraint After Knife-Wielding Suspect Charges HimA Boston Police sergeant is being praised for showing restraint in taking down a suspect who charged him with a knife while screaming that he would kill him.
17-Year-Old Drowns In Charles RiverThe body of a 17-year-old boy was pulled from the Charles River Friday night, Massachusetts State Police said.
Family Of Boy Who Drowned Off Carson Beach Still Wants AnswersMayor Marty Walsh announced a list of new safety and oversight measures for Boston Centers for Youth & Families drop-in programs Friday in response to the drowning death of a young boy involved in one of the programs earlier in the week.

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Porcello Hurls Complete Game Gem As Red Sox Top AngelsRick Porcello allowed two early runs but finished strong as he led the Red Sox to a 6-2 victory.
Robb: What Do Signings Of Bentil, Jackson, And Zeller Mean For Celtics?After a whirlwind of trade rumors over the past few weeks, Danny Ainge started to round out the bottom half of the Celtics’ roster by officially signing five players to contracts on Wednesday.
Volin: Tom Brady Doesn't Seem Like Himself, Is More 'Withdrawn And Quiet' At Patriots Practices"Playing the armchair psychologist here, Brady just doesn't quite look himself right now."
Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio Writes Scalding Opinion On Bill Belichick's Head Coaching CredentialsFor the second straight day, we've all been handed a whopper of a hot take regarding the Patriots.
Senator Who Pushed For Anti-Sports Legislation Says NHL 'In Denial' On ConcussionsNHL commissioner Gary Bettman continues to take an embarrassing stance against links between hockey and concussions.
Day 2 Observations From Patriots Training Camp: Angry Brady And Bill The TeacherWBZ-TV's Dan Roche hands off his observations from Day 2 of Patriots training camp.

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Boston Area's Top Hidden Destinations To VisitMany hidden destinations in and around Boston offer spectacular views of the city and breathtaking natural scenery. There are some urban and suburban destinations to explore.
Boston's Best End Of Summer Family ActivitiesIt's one festival after another ending the summer with a bang throughout the Boston area!
Phantom Gourmet: Southern Food At The Porch In WakefieldFor southern natives transplanted to New England, real deal southern fare can be hard to find. So Nashville native Jonathan Post took the recipes he grew up on and started serving them at a small counter service spot.

Travel

Boston Area's Top Hidden Destinations To VisitMany hidden destinations in and around Boston offer spectacular views of the city and breathtaking natural scenery. There are some urban and suburban destinations to explore.
Sightseeing Guide To IcelandA travel guide to the best attractions to see in Iceland
Sightseeing Guide To TorontoPack your bags for a weekend getaway to Toronto or make plans to spend an entire week there. No matter how long you plan to stay, you are sure to have a fun and exciting time while there.

CBS Boston Blogs

Summer Drought Approaching Historic LevelsYou can see it everywhere you look now - it's been an extremely dry summer. In fact, some areas are nearing records for lack of summer rain. What will it take to break the drought?
Day 2 Observations From Patriots Training Camp: Angry Brady And Bill The TeacherWBZ-TV's Dan Roche hands off his observations from Day 2 of Patriots training camp.
Jay Talking Travel: Portugal Episode Six - The Walled Town Of ObidosI think Obidos would be a great stop on a honeymoon.

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