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The History Of Social Security

Social Security has been around for 79 years.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/24/2014

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Some Social Security History

Social Security benefits are not just for folks with an AARP membership card.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/04/2014

Kevin Garnett watches as the 2008 World Championship banner is raised during the 2008 NBA World Championship ceremony before a game on October 28, 2008. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: Should The Celtics Retire Kevin Garnett’s Number?

The Celtics probably will retire Kevin Garnett’s number, but Andy Gresh and Scott Zolak wonder if he is truly worthy of the honor.

98.5 The Sports Hub–01/27/2014

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15 Of The World’s Oldest Bars (The Beer’s Fresh, Though)

Visiting local restaurants and bars is one of the best parts about traveling. Check out any of these old bars – most of which are older than America.

01/22/2014

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Volunteers & Port-A-Potties Help Prevent Government Shutdown From Haunting Salem

The partial federal government shutdown is riling witches and visitors alike in the Massachusetts city that held the notorious witch trials of 1692, where officials have lined up dozens of volunteers and some portable toilets to replace services lost when the National Park Service closed its visitor center.

10/05/2013

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s History

The first commercial radio station in the country, WBZ NewsRadio 1030 has a long and storied history. The staff has told audiences countless stories over the years. But here are a few you may not know about.

06/27/2013

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Early American History Myths You Probably Believe

These early American history legends may be conventional wisdom, and some are even taught in school, but they definitely are not facts. The following myths originated from poems, stories that changed over time or historical […]

06/12/2013

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Best Historic Sites On The North Shore

The history of the land north of Boston is filled with pirates, witches, shipwrecks and more.

04/15/2013

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Boston’s Best Ways To Learn About Presidential And American History

American history, infused with some presidential history, is everywhere in Boston, for those who know how to look.

CBS Boston–02/18/2013

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About The MBTA

Here are five things you didn’t know about the MBTA.

02/07/2013

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