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    5 places you might start seeing calorie counts

    04/27/2014 12:12 PM EDT
    Diners could soon see calorie counts on the menus of chain restaurants. But will they be able to get that same clear information at grocery stores, convenience stores, movie theaters or airplanes? 
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    HIIT without hurt: Get fit with high-intensity interval training
    04/14/2014 12:10 PM EDT - A HIIT session of 30 minutes or less has been shown to accelerate weight loss and boost metabolism, with one session helping your body burn calories for up to 24 hours after exercise. Full Story

    World War II vets will be honored at Devens event

    DEVENS -- Gov. Charlie Baker will be the guest speaker later this month at a ceremony honoring the state's remaining World War II veterans. Full Story
    Harvard Cultural Council accepting grant applications for fiscal 2016

    Also seeks new members The Harvard Cultural Council is accepting applications for Local Cultural Council (LCC) grants to support programs that bring cultural activity to the community. Full Story
    Alyssa Stein of Shirley student of month at Nashoba Tech

    WESTFORD -- Alyssa Stein of Shirley has been selected as one of September's Students of the Month at Nashoba Valley Technical High School. Full Story
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    AP analysis: Dozens of deaths likely from VW pollution dodge

    10/03/2015 09:13 PM EDT
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Volkswagen's pollution-control chicanery has not just been victimless tinkering, killing between five and 20 people in the United States annually in recent years, according to an Associated Press statistical and computer analysis. 
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    Wyoming sees first confirmed human case of rabies
    10/03/2015 05:22 AM EDT - CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed the state's first recorded case of human rabies. Full Story

    Professor convicted of sexually assaulting disabled man
    10/02/2015 04:02 PM EDT - NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A Rutgers University professor accused of sexually assaulting a disabled man she said consented through a keyboard message has been convicted. Full Story

    Again? Health care debate expands for 2016
    10/02/2015 12:10 PM EDT - WASHINGTON (AP) — America's health care debate has been called an unhealthy political obsession. Full Story

    Cooling towers blamed for Legionnaires' disease at prison
    10/01/2015 04:59 PM EDT - SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Dirty cooling towers were to blame for an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease that has sickened dozens of inmates and at least four employees at San Quentin State Prison since late August, according to a report Thursday. Full Story

    EPA sets new ozone standard, disappointing all sides
    10/01/2015 04:45 PM EDT - WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Thursday established stricter limits on the smog-causing pollution linked to asthma and respiratory illness, drawing swift condemnation from business leaders and Republicans who warned of damage to the economy. Full Story

    Government official: Man who opened fire at Oregon college was Chris Harper Mercer, 26
    10/01/2015 10:09 PM EDT - WASHINGTON (AP) — Government official: Man who opened fire at Oregon college was Chris Harper Mercer, 26. Full Story