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in Weird

Fight for your right … to get the last rib

Police say an Indiana woman got a fork in the eye in a dispute over BBQ.

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in Entertainment

‘Scary Lucy’ is getting a facelift

The Lucille Ball statue that haunted a New York town is finally going to be replaced.

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in Local

Westhampton Home Damaged By Lightning

An isolated home in Westhampton has been badly damaged by fire after being hit by lightning

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in Sports, Viral Videos

Watch Steph Curry’s adorable daughter steal the post-game presser – again

Riley Curry is the hottest sports baby in the game right now.

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in Local

Alex Morse Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign

Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse has launched his campaign for a third term

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in Local

Mass Streams to Gain Federal Protections

More than half of Massachusetts’ streams will gain federal protections under a new rule signed by the Obama administration

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in Entertainment

NPR’s ‘Serial’ plans 2 more seasons

"Serial" junkies, get out your sleuthing kits again.

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in Viral Videos

‘Animal Sound Man’ and his amazing impersonations

Give this guy an animal - any animal - and he can do a spot-on impersonation.

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in Music

Thousands mourn B.B. King with processional, music

A Dixieland jazz band walked ahead of a slow-moving black hearse carrying the body of the blues legend.

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in Entertainment

You can be on ‘House of Cards’

It's your chance to be part of a Washington scandal, and you don't even have to bribe a member of Congress.

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in Sports

Pressure mounts as FIFA scandal widens

The corruption scandal engulfing world soccer's governing body is deepening, with warnings from big sponsors and growing criticism from politicians.

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in National

FCC takes aim at annoying telemarketing calls

Those automated phone calls during the dinner hour, late at night or to your wireless phone can be so frustrating — and the government is taking note.

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in Music, Weird

Steven Tyler isn’t playing a farmer’s market

The Aerosmith frontman didn't book a gig at a small pick-your-own strawberry farm.

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in Lifestyle

Amazon launching free, same-day delivery

The online retailer wants to make your impulse buys even more impulsive.

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in National

Deadly storms destroy homes, set new rain record

Hundreds of people were ordered to evacuate flood-threatened areas of Texas as torrential rains battered the state.

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in Lifestyle

Is rent out of reach? Study shows how 11 US cities stack up

A new study finds renters are on the rise in America's biggest cities, but many tenants are scrambling to keep up with growing rent bills and shrinking vacancies.

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in Sports

BEST OF: Warriors overcome Rockets to reach NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors have won the Western Conference Championship and will face the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals.

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in National

Military mistakenly ships live anthrax to labs across U.S.

The live anthrax bacteria has been shipped to labs in nine states and an air base in South Korea.

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in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, May 28.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Westhampton Home Damaged By Lightning

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An isolated home in Westhampton has been badly damaged by fire after being hit by lightning

in Local

Alex Morse Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign

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Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse has launched his campaign for a third term

in Local

Mass Streams to Gain Federal Protections

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More than half of Massachusetts’ streams will gain federal protections under a new rule signed by the Obama administration

in National

FCC takes aim at annoying telemarketing calls

robocalls

Those automated phone calls during the dinner hour, late at night or to your wireless phone can be so frustrating — and the government is taking note.

in National

Deadly storms destroy homes, set new rain record

floodingtexas

Hundreds of people were ordered to evacuate flood-threatened areas of Texas as torrential rains battered the state.