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Best Budget Vacation Destinations

Check out these top five vacation destinations in the U.S. for those on a budget.

04/08/2014

PORTLAND, OR - JANUARY 11: Wesley Matthews #2 of the Portland Trailblazers shoots the ball against the Boston Celtics on January 11, 2014 at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon.(Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

8th Straight Loss For Celtics

The Trail Blazers handed the Celtics their 8th straight loss.

01/12/2014

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American Cities With The Best Public Transportation Systems

One of the best ways to cut down on our carbon footprint is to use mass transportation, which of course is much easier to do when cities offer convenient transit options. Find out which American cities have the best public mass transportation systems and how they have been recognized.

12/17/2013

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Portland, Maine Votes To Legalize Recreational Marijuana; Police Plan To Ignore Ordinance

A new law legalizing marijuana for recreational use went into effect Friday in Maine’s largest city, providing a symbolic victory that marijuana advocates intend to use as a springboard to a statewide law.

12/06/2013

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Five Greenest Cities In The U.S.

What makes a city sustainable and “green” and which U.S. cities are among the highest ranking in this category? Find out which cities in the U.S. are the most sustainable and support an eco-friendly lifestyle.

11/18/2013

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Red Sox Activate SS Stephen Drew, Send Holt To Pawtucket

The Boston Red Sox activated shortstop Stephen Drew from the disabled list and optioned third baseman Brock Holt to Triple-A Pawtucket before the team’s game Saturday against the New York Yankees.

07/20/2013

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Maine Man Held In Shooting Deaths Of Tenants After Possible Argument About Parking

Police say a 74-year-old Maine man faces charges in the shooting deaths of two tenants inside an apartment he rented at his home over a possible dispute about where they were parking their cars during a snowstorm.

12/30/2012

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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.

12/26/2012

The USS Miami was severely damaged by a fire that broke out on May 23, 2012 in the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard.

Former Shipyard Worker Pleads Guilty To Setting $450 Million Nuclear Submarine Fire

A former shipyard worker accused of setting a fire that caused about $450 million in damage to a nuclear submarine has pleaded guilty.

11/08/2012

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Odd-Colored Lobsters Caught Off New England Becoming More Common?

When a 100-pound shipment of lobsters arrived at Bill Sarro’s seafood shop and restaurant last month, it contained six orange crustaceans that have been said to be a 1-in-10-million oddity.

07/22/2012

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