(Charles Krupa)
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

Walking tour highlights Ayer's historic Grove Pond neighborhood

AYER -- Those who travel through the historic Grove Pond neighborhood are apt to marvel at the wonderfully preserved architecture of this 160-year-old area. Full Story
Fruitlands keeps past alive into the future (SLIDESHOW)

HARVARD -- For the past 103 years, Fruitlands has been welcoming visitors seeking nature, art and history. Full Story

Shirley Battle of the Bulge veteran lays wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
SHIRLEY -- Sixty-three years ago, Joe Landry was among thousands of Allied forces fighting in Belgium, in a turning point in World War II now known as "The Battle of the Bulge. Full Story
For rival camps in abortion debate, a weekend to mobilize

01/18/2018 05:00 PM EST
Activists on both sides of the abortion debate will be rallying and marching over the next few days in their annual show of force, while looking ahead to the coming year with a mix of combativeness and trepidation. 
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Hospital groups creating company to make cheap generic drugs
01/18/2018 01:40 PM EST - TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Several major not-for-profit hospital groups are trying their own solution to drug shortages and high medicine prices: creating a company to make cheaper generic drugs. Full Story

Fauci: NIH in a "scramble" to prepare for any gov't shutdown
01/18/2018 12:55 PM EST - WASHINGTON (AP) — Dr. Anthony Fauci of the National Institutes of Health says the institution is in a "scramble" to prepare for a potential government shutdown at midnight Friday. Full Story

Governors to Trump, Congress: Do more to solve opioid crisis
01/18/2018 01:50 PM EST - CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — Less than three months after President Donald Trump declared the U.S. opioid crisis a public health emergency, the nation's governors are calling on his administration and Congress to provide more money and coordination for the fight against the drugs, which are killing more than 90 Americans a day. Full Story

Trump protecting medical providers who oppose abortion
01/18/2018 12:40 PM EST - WASHINGTON (AP) — Moving to solidify its standing with social conservatives, the Trump administration is creating an office to protect the religious rights of medical providers, including those who oppose abortion. Full Story

Arkansas health officials say 150 people exposed to measles
01/18/2018 09:05 AM EST - LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Department of Health says about 150 people were exposed to measles after an ill traveler flew from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to Little Rock. Full Story

Terminally ill Briton's bid for assisted death can proceed
01/18/2018 08:25 AM EST - LONDON (AP) — A terminally ill British man has been granted permission to challenge the country's law on assisted dying, after an earlier decision that rejected his case. Full Story