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Survey: Mass. Students Smoking Less, Texting More

More than six in 10 high school seniors who drive admitted texting behind the wheel, according to a new report.


Students at Burlington High School use iPads in class.

Job Market Improving For Teens

A survey finds the summer job market for teens is starting to improve.


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NH May Allow Teens To Take Online Drivers Ed Course

Teen drivers could take online driver education courses instead of attending driving school to get their driver’s licenses in New Hampshire under a bill being considered by the Senate.


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Parental Notification Abortion Law Set To Take Effect In NH

Starting with the New Year, pregnant girls seeking abortions must tell their parents or get a judge’s OK under a requirement reinstated by conservative Republicans over a gubernatorial veto.


The Dodge Sebring after the crash in Douglas (Photo courtesy: Douglas Police Dept.)

Police: Teens Hit 100 MPH In Stolen Car Chase, Crash

Three teenagers were seriously hurt after leading police on a high speed chase in two states in a stolen car before crashing, investigators said Friday.


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Harvard Study: Sugary Sodas Make Boston Teens More Violent

Can sugary sodas make teenagers violent? A new study seems to point in that direction.


Dan Rea

NightSide Weekend Commentary – Dan Rea’s Teenage Years Are Over

Hold on to those moments

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/22/2011

Police lead hundreds of teens away from Carson Beach and onto the T.

Police Stepping Up Patrols Around Carson Beach After Several Gang Fights

State police are increasing patrols in the area of Carson Beach after hundreds of teenagers were found fighting there several days in a row over the long holiday weekend.


Tanning Beds

RI Looks To Ban Underage Teens From Tanning Beds

Rhode Island would be the first state to prohibit people under 18 from using tanning salons under a proposal passed by the state Senate.


Boston’s Summer Jobs Program Hurt By Cuts

About 2,200 summer jobs for teens could be cut this year.