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Police Search For Suspect In Attempted KidnappingPolice are looking for a man who allegedly tried to kidnap a girl in Roxbury Tuesday morning.
Framingham State University Student Tests Positive For MumpsA student at Framingham State University has tested positive for mumps.
Libertarian VP Candidate Weld Urges Voters To Reject TrumpLibertarian vice presidential candidate William Weld is urging voters torn between major-party presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to reject Trump.
Home Depot Employees On 'Team Depot' Rehab Apartments for VeteransVolunteering their time to help veterans: it's a project that took only a day, but makes a permanent difference.
Man Charged With Punching Dog At North StationTransit Police arrested a Boston man accused of punching his dog inside the North Station MBTA station.
Bus Driver, 5 Students Hospitalized After Quincy CrashPolice are on scene of a crash involving a school bus with children on board in Quincy.


Obamacare Hike: Premiums Will Go Up Sharply Next YearMany consumers will be down to just one insurer, the administration confirmed Monday.
What No One Tells You About Medicare Coverage -- Carol (Vol. 2)Get What's Yours For Medicare Author Phillip Moeller warns of common but costly Medicare mistakes in the second of this three-part series.
Boston Children's Hospital Gets Approval To Expand; Garden Will Be RemovedA controversial plan to expand Boston's Children's Hospital--a plan that would also close it's healing garden--has been approved.
Framingham State University Food Study Helps Students Beat The 'Freshman 15'The temptations of the college dining hall can make any mouth water--but a new program at Framingham State University provides participants with a diet without any wiggle room.
Norton Woman Who Didn't Know She Was Pregnant Gives BirthA Norton woman who gave birth to a baby boy in an Attleboro hospital over the weekend says she had no idea she was pregnant.
Army Won't Pay Soldier's Medical Bills After Heart AttackAn Army reservist is in a new battle. He's struggling to pay his medical bills after he had a heart attack during a fitness test.


Libertarian VP Candidate Weld Urges Voters To Reject TrumpLibertarian vice presidential candidate William Weld is urging voters torn between major-party presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to reject Trump.
Keller @ Large: Gender Gap In Politics Appears To Be ClosingJon says the differences between the way men and women vote can sometimes be decisive, but may become less of a factor this November.
Keller @ Large: Don't Let The Media Tell You The Election's OverJon says he's not usually a fan of media bashing, but he thinks the media should stop trying to pick a winner of the presidential election before voters do.
WBZ-UMass Poll: Ayotte Holds Thin Lead Over Hassan In NH Senate RaceA new WBZ-TV, WBZ NewsRadio, UMass Amherst poll of 772 likely voters finds Sen. Kelly Ayotte holding a wafer-thin lead over Gov. Maggie Hassan in the U.S. Senate race in New Hampshire.
Massachusetts Voters Seize 1st Chance To Cast Ballots EarlyState residents seized on the chance to cast their ballots early for the first time on Monday, streaming into voting locations more than two weeks before Election Day.
Clinton, Warren Join Forces In Campaign's Final StretchJoining forces in the presidential campaign's final stretch, Hillary Clinton and Sen. Elizabeth Warren pounded Donald Trump on Monday for disrespecting women and denigrating U.S. troops assisting Iraqis in their push to retake the city of Mosul.


Reebok Plans To Open New Sneaker Factory In Rhode IslandReebok said Monday it plans to open a new high-tech laboratory in Rhode Island to make sneakers by pouring liquid plastic.
Preventing Senior Scams: Red FlagsEvery year thousands of people lose money to scams, from a few dollars to their life savings.
Preventing Senior Scams: Who’s Most At Risk?According to the 2016 Identity Fraud Study, released by Javelin Strategy & Research, $15 billion was stolen from 13.1 million U.S. consumers in 2015.

CBS Boston Blogs

Gold Stars, Penalty Flags: Blount Carries The Load For Patriots In PittsburghWBZ-TV's Levan Reid hands out his awards, and calls out a few Patriots, following Sunday's win in Pittsburgh.
Will Wintry Weather Pay A Visit This Week?Parts of the area could see their first snow and/or ice this week as some of the coldest air of the season settles in.
Kalman: Put Up Or Shut Up Time For At Least 3 BruinsThe Bruins’ winning percentage is never high enough and it’s never too early in the season to turn the heat up on a few individual players.


Ballot Question 2: Expand Charter Schools In Massachusetts?Question 2 on the November ballot would allow the State Board of Education to approve up to 12 new or expanded public charter schools a year. WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Mary Blake examines both sides of the issue.
City Council To Discuss Pushing Back Start Boston High School Start TimeCity councilors will meet Monday to discuss the possibility of pushing back the start time for Boston high schools.
More Than $18 Million Spent On Charter School Question TV AdsSupporters of a ballot question aimed at expanding the number of charter schools in Massachusetts have spent nearly twice as much on television ads as opponents.


Internet Repeatedly Disrupted By Cyberattacks On NH FirmCyberattacks on a key internet firm in New Hampshire repeatedly disrupted the availability of popular websites across the East Coast of the United States Friday, according to analysts and company officials.
Some Fear Samsung Washing Machines Are 'Time Bombs'Andrea Gardner of Weymouth recently learned her washing machine is among those at risk of breaking apart mid-wash and she wants the company to find a solution fast.
224,000 Jeep Wranglers Recalled Because Air Bags May Not InflateThe recall covers certain 2016 and 2017 Wranglers. The problem was discovered during company crash tests.


Pearl Jam, Tupac Shakur, Journey Lead Rock Hall Of Fame BallotThe late rapper Tupac Shakur and Seattle-based rockers Pearl Jam are among the first-time nominees on the ballot for induction next year into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Keller @ Large: Let's End Our Addiction To AwardsBob Dylan won the Nobel Prize, but it's starting to look like he could care less about it. Jon says that's so fitting and a great statement to make.
First Trailer Released For Boston Marathon Bombing Movie 'Patriots Day'The movie, starring Mark Wahlberg, centers around the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

CBS National News

Multiple injuries reported at Chicago jail
Cleveland shuts out Cubs 6-0 in Game 1
10/25: Clinton campaign focusing on early voting with two weeks to Election Day; World Series comes to Cleveland
L.A. man charged with making threats against Islamic Center
N.J. police ID father who jumped off bridge with sons
World Series comes to Cleveland

CBS World News

Brazilian woman allegedly gang raped tells police its not first sexual assault
Thousands of refugees fleeing Mosul raises fears of ISIS attacks
Iraqis fear ISIS fighters could hide among fleeing Mosul refugees
Inspiring photos of voting worldwide
U.S. aircraft in Syria are vulnerable to Russia: U.S. intel chief
U.S. holds counterterrorism talks with China, calls for deeper cooperation

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