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Lance Armstrong at the start of the 2008 Boston Marathon. (Photo by Joe Giza)

Source: Lance Armstrong Tells Oprah He Doped

A person familiar with the situation says Lance Armstrong confessed to Oprah Winfrey during an interview Monday that he used performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France.


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Mass. Bar Challenges $6.7M Award In Student’s Fall

What seemed like a casual get-together with friends turned out to be Jacob Freeman’s last.


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Summer Work: Fewer Summer Jobs Available Today

Teen jobs in 2012 paint a vastly different picture than just ten years ago.


Penn State freshman Ryan Breton of New Hampshire.

Penn State-Bound Student Wonders What Lies Ahead

Few people will feel the impact of the NCAA sanctions more than this year’s incoming freshman.


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Boston’s Best Language Classes

The best language classes in Boston can prepare individuals for travel to the Orient or better communication skills at home. No matter one’s age, it is never too late to pick up a new language in this diverse city.


Colin Powell addressed Northeastern grads at TD Garden.

Powell Challenges Northeastern Grads To Get Involved In Politics

Thousands of Northeastern seniors got some inspiring words of advice from former Secretary of Sate Colin Powell.


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Northeastern Student Group Plucks The Feathers Of Chick-Fil-A

The student government has gone on record strongly against it, citing the chain’s support of anti-gay groups.


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Critics Say Inhalable Caffeine Aeroshot Comes With Risks

A Harvard professor thinks the next big thing will be people inhaling their caffeine from a lipstick-sized tube. Critics say the novel product is not without its risks.


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BU And BC Advance To Beanpot Final

Boston University and Boston College have advanced to the Beanpot title game.


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I-Team: 39% Of Largest Boston Nonprofits Not Paying Property Taxes

Boston leaders have been working on a new voluntary payment plan for local nonprofits such as colleges and hospitals to start paying property taxes.