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    Dracut school-panel hopefuls take part in polite debate

    LOWELL -- The two candidates vying for one seat on the Dracut School Committee, incumbent Matthew Sheehan and challenger Michelle McCarthy, engaged Tuesday in what could best be described as a polite, hour-long discussion, rather than a debate. Full Story
    Embattled Boston U coach Greenberg resigns

    BOSTON (AP) — Boston University women's basketball coach Kelly Greenberg has resigned after some former players alleged she was verbally and emotionally abusive. Full Story
    HIIT without hurt: Get fit with high-intensity interval training

    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
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    Stephen Colbert visits David Letterman on the 'Late Show'

    Stephen Colbert, who will take over for a retiring David Letterman on CBS' "Late Show" next year, revealed Tuesday that he almost worked for Letterman twice. Full Story
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    Basketball teams keep winning streaks going

    The Dracut girls eighth-grade travel basketball team improved its record to 19-1 as the Lady Middies cruised past Salem, N. Full Story
    A long overdue and delicious deviled eggs update

    One of my favorite Easter activities is dying eggs. I love bright, beautiful colored eggs displayed in a bowl for all to see. Full Story


    SPAGHETTI DINNER: The Polish American Veterans Club, 201 Coburn St., Lowell, 4:30 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 23. Benefits Lowell Hunger Homeless Commission. $5 per person, $12 per family.  Full Story

    Review: 'Quiet Ones' is more creaky than creepy

    (Eds: An AP Member Exchange. Film opens Friday. With AP Photos.) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paying homage in style and theme to the vintage horror movies of the 1970s, "The Quiet Ones" is the latest stylish shocker from Hammer, the recently reactivated classic U. Full Story
    Amazon snares classic shows in deal with HBO

    SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon is teaming up with HBO, the first such streaming arrangement agreed to by the cable network, in a deal that will make available to Amazon Prime members some classic TV like "The Sopranos" and "The Wire. Full Story