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Local Businesses Won’t Sell Rolling Stone

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Local Businesses Won’t Sell Rolling Stone

Many businesses in Massachusetts say they won’t sell the latest issue of Rolling Stone magazine. The August issue of the music magazine has what’s being called a glamour shot of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on the cover. ┬áBusinesses including Big Y, Shop and Shop and CVS have announced they won’t sell the magazine after a public outcry for a boycott.

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A Northampton man has been arraigned in district court for allegedly trying to poison his seriously ill daughter