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Harvard University. (WBZ-TV)

Two Mass. Institutions Ranked Among Nation’s Wealthiest Universities

The two institutions listed likely come as no surprise.

06/15/2015

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Why Some Women Age Better Than Others

Why is it that some women never seem to age while the rest of us develop wrinkles, saggy skin and age spots?

06/11/2015

John Paulson at a 2008 House Oversight meeting. (Photo Credit: Tim Sloan/AFP/Getty Images)

Wall Street Billionaire Donates $400M To Harvard, Largest Gift In School History

Harvard has received its biggest gift in school history — a $400 million donation from Wall Street hedge fund billionaire John Paulson — the university said Wednesday.

06/03/2015

Ria Cheruvu, an 11-year-old who will attend Harvard in the fall. (WBZ-TV)

11-Year-Old Arizona Girl Set To Attend Harvard

Ria Cheruvu graduated at the top of her class in an Arizona high school and will attend Harvard University in the fall.

05/29/2015

In the A4 study, patients without significant memory loss will be screened with special brain scans looking for the presence of amyloid, a protein that clutters the brain. (WBZ-TV)

Harvard Researcher Peeks Into Healthy Brains To Understand Alzheimer’s Risk

Researchers are adding tau brain scans to an ambitious study that’s testing if an experimental drug might help healthy but at-risk people stave off Alzheimer’s.

05/25/2015

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Using Reusable Bags Changes Shopping Habits, Harvard Study Finds

Our shopping habits change when we use reusable bags. However, it has nothing to do with being earth friendly.

05/21/2015

EdiPure Red Fish (Photo credit Harvard police)

Children Sickened By Marijuana-Laced Gummy Candies, Police Say

Police in Harvard are warning parents that children in the area are using edible drugs and getting sick.

05/20/2015

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Colts Sign Harvard LB Zachary Hodges

The Colts have signed 15 undrafted rookies, including Harvard linebacker Zachary Hodges, the 2013 Ivy League defensive player of the year.

05/04/2015

Harvard University. (WBZ-TV)

Harvard Accepts A Record Low Percentage Of Applicants

Harvard University has accepted a record low 5.3 percent of applicants for admission into next fall’s freshman class and made a record number of rejections.

04/02/2015

Isaiah Hicks of the North Carolina Tar Heels and Wesley Saunders of the Harvard Crimson battle for a loose ball Thursday night during the second round of the 2015 NCAA men's basketball tournament. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Harvard Narrowly Loses To UNC 67-65 In NCAA Basketball Tournament

Harvard University’s men’s basketball team narrowly lost to the University of North Carolina 67-65 Thursday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

03/19/2015

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