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Jamie Mannion proposes to Kay Foley.

Local Couple Decides To ‘Take The Plunge’ After Charity Swim Relay

You know that old adage “take the plunge,” a local couple will probably be able to find the humor in that one.


Boston Marathon dads Greg Kelly (left) and Glen Jusczyk (right).

Local Dads Running Boston Marathon For Daughters

One man runs with his daughter, while the other runs for the daughter who is no longer with him.


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Massachusetts Life Sciences Center Awards More Funding

The Dana Farber Cancer Institute is the latest Boston institution to get a fat check from the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center.


Lance Armstrong (File Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

Lance Armstrong To Ride In Pan-Mass. Challenge

Seven-time Tour de France winner and cancer survivor Lance Armstrong will be among the participants in the 32nd Pan-Massachusetts Challenge next month.


Adam McQuaid #54 of the Boston Bruins celebrates with his teammates Brad Marchand #63, Tyler Seguin #19, Tim Thomas #30 and Zdeno Chara #33 after defeating the Vancouver Canucks in Game Seven of the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Final at Rogers Arena on June 15, 2011 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The Boston Bruins defeated the Vancouver Canucks 4 to 0. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Toucher & Rich: Help Pay Jack Back

Jack Edwards paid his own way out to Vancouver for Game 7 and Toucher & Rich want to pay him back by donating to his charity. Find out how you can help pay Jack back.

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Boston Teaching Hospitals Could Lose $322 Million

Proposed Medicare cuts would hit Massachusetts teaching hospitals especially hard.


A woman killed herself using cyanide at her home on Lake Shore Road in Brighton on Tuesday. (credit: Bernice Corpuz)

Cyanide Suicide Woman Warned Others In Note

The woman at the center of Tuesday’s cyanide scare killed herself with the poison, but did so while preventing serious injury to anyone else.



Curious Why Not More Focus On Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is the deadliest of all cancers, killing smokers and non-smokers alike. In fact more people die each year from lung cancer than from breast, colon and prostate cancers combined.


The 48-week-old mouse on the left has undergone treatment to restore deteriorating telomeres. The mouse on the right is 35-weeks old and has not been treated. (Dana-Farber Cancer Institute)

Have Dana-Farber Scientists Reversed The Aging Process In Mice?

Scientists at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute say they have been able to partially reverse age-related degeneration in mice.




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