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Kibby Pleads Guilty To Charges Of Kidnapping, Raping NH Girl; Sentenced To At Least 45 Years In PrisonA man who initially denied kidnapping a 14-year-old girl and raping her repeatedly during nine months of captivity changed his plea to guilty on Thursday — with the girl in the courtroom to witness it.
Hundreds Of Police Officers Attend Wake For Slain Auburn OfficerHundreds of police officers from across the state are expected to attend a wake for slain Auburn Police Officer Ronald Tarentino Thursday.
New Bedford Woman Recalls Being Attacked In Dartmouth CarjackingA New Bedford woman waiting for her son to get out of work at closing time was carjacked in a Dartmouth parking lot.
12 Residents Displaced By 2-Alarm Brockton House Fire A two-alarm fire at a Brockton multi-family home Thursday has displaced a dozen residents.
I-Team: Boston Limo Service Mistaken For Company That Ripped Off CustomersLate last year, Semeen Ramsingh started getting unusual calls, emails and text messages from angry customers.
Spielberg To Harvard Grads: Be The Movie Heroes Of Real LifeFilmmaker Steven Spielberg delivered the commencement speech at Harvard University.

Health

Opioids Don't Provide Much Relief For Back Pain Sufferers, Researchers SayResearches have discovered opioids don't provide significant relief for back pain.
Researchers At Boston Children's To Study Body TemperatureResearchers at Boston Children’s Hospital are hoping to recruit thousands of adults and kids from all over the country to participate in the "Feverprints" study.
Eating More Potatoes, French Fries Linked To High Blood PressurePeople who ate four or more servings of potatoes a week had an 11 percent higher risk of hypertension.
Location Of Cancer On Colon May Predict Patient's Survival ChancesNew research shows the location of a patient’s colon cancer may predict their chances of survival.
Boston Medical Center Is First In Mass. To Offer Sex Reassignment SurgeryThe hospital announced the launch of its new Center For Transgender Medicine and Surgery on Wednesday.
'Now I'm Back': Halifax Man Grateful After Receiving Penis TransplantThe man who received the nation's first penis transplant at Mass General Hospital in Boston wants everyone to know how grateful he is.

Politics

Keller @ Large: Massachusetts Finally Improves Public Records LawKudos go out to the Massachusetts House and Senate for voting to bring the state’s public records law into the 20th century.
Keller @ Large: Want To Be President? Follow The RulesA State Department audit says Hillary Clinton didn't follow the rules when she ran the place. Jon says that's a huge problem.
Gov. Baker's Bill Would Limit Accrual Of Sick Time By State WorkersMassachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is pushing legislation aimed at limiting how much sick time state workers can save up.
Elizabeth Warren: Donald Trump Is A 'Small, Insecure Moneygrubber'More shots have been fired in the war of words between Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Donald Trump.
Keller @ Large: New Ads May Heighten Your Disgust With Presidential RaceJon says two new attack ads in the presidential campaign may heighten your disgust with the race.
Keller @ Large: At-Risk Veterans Not Comparable To Disneyland TouristsJon says maybe it was a mistake to sit Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald down with a bunch of reporters.

Business

I-Team: Boston Limo Service Mistaken For Company That Ripped Off CustomersLate last year, Semeen Ramsingh started getting unusual calls, emails and text messages from angry customers.
Retirement Myth #4: I Plan To Work ForeverThe reality is that may not be possible for a variety of reasons.
Retirement Myth #3: Social Security Will Be EnoughThe reality is Social Security was designed to replace only about 40% of your current paycheck and less if you are a high wage earner.

CBS Boston Blogs

Kalman: Regardless Of Personnel, Bruce Cassidy’s Plan Is For Bruins D To Transition QuickerThe new Bruins assistant coach has plenty of work to do to improve the defense.
Kalman: Signing Kevan Miller Was Wrong Move At Wrong Time For BruinsKevan Miller signed a four-year contract worth $10 million with the Bruins on Tuesday and will count against the cap at $2.50 million per season.
Kalman: Bruins' New Assistants Specialize In Grooming Youth, Constructive CriticismIt’s time for new voices on the Bruins’ bench, but voices that are still familiar and will convey a similar message to the ones they’re replacing.

Education

MCAS Exams Getting First Overhaul In Nearly 20 YearsThe statewide Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) exams are getting their first overhaul since their creation nearly two decades ago.
Standardized Testing On Agenda Of State Education BoardThe future of standardized testing is on the agenda of the Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.
Boston Students Walk Out Of Classes To Protest Proposed Budget Cuts At City HallHundreds of students across the city walked out of classes Tuesday afternoon to protest proposed cuts to the Boston Public Schools budget.

Consumer

Sports Authority Stores Nationwide Begin Going-Out-Of-Business SalesIt’s official: Sports Authority is closing for good.
CVS Is Finally Doing Something About Those Extra-Long ReceiptsCan’t stand those really long CVS receipts? Relief is on the way.
Google Maps Adding More Ads In Directions As 'Promotional Pins'The ads will highlight restaurants and other merchants located along your way.

Entertainment

Tony Presenters Will Include Oprah Winfrey, Cate BlanchettJames Corden will have some big names helping him hand out Tony Awards: Oprah Winfrey, Cate Blanchett, Carole King, Audra McDonald, Saoirse Ronan, Patina Miller and Nathan Lane have signed up to help present.
Tom Brady Wants Matt Damon To Play Him In A MovieTom Brady knows who he wants to portray him on the big screen should Hollywood ever turn his life into a movie.
Winner Of ‘Survivor’ 32 NamedMichele Fitzgerald, the 24-year-old bartender from Freehold, New Jersey, was named the ultimate "Survivor" Wednesday night in a live finale that aired on CBS.

CBS National News

Another roller-coaster finish to National Spelling Bee
Police: 5 injured in D.C. jail stabbing
Calif. girl still missing after kidnapping suspect killed in shootout
5/26: Trump hits delegate mark for GOP nomination; Star Wars brings tourism boom to ancient island
Gawker fires back at billionaire behind Hulk Hogan lawsuit
Hulk Hogan's Gawker lawsuit bankrolled by Silicon Valley billionaire

CBS World News

Star Wars brings tourism boom to ancient island
Family members remember POW killed in Hiroshima
Another migrant ship overturns in Mediterranean Sea
Family shares story of American POW killed by Hiroshima blast
Chinese laundry soap ad shows man "washed" from black to Asian
Rare video shows Hiroshima right after atomic bomb

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