Dracut man ID'd as victim in Lowell crash

10/21/2014 09:06 AM EDT
LOWELL -- Police have identified a 32-year-old Dracut man as the victim in a single-car crash at the end of the Lowell Connector on Monday night. 
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SWAT team in Dracut assists police
10/21/2014 06:35 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Dracut police used a reverse-911 call to inform residents of an attempted house break near the former Town Hall annex Monday afternoon since some residents were alarmed that NEMLEC SWAT team members helped police search for the suspect. Full Story

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Dracut man ID'd as victim in Lowell crash

LOWELL -- Police have identified a 32-year-old Dracut man as the victim in a single-car crash at the end of the Lowell Connector on Monday night. Full Story
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If no checks, more Ebola cases might leave Africa

LONDON (AP) — A new study underscores the potential danger of airplane passengers infected with Ebola leaving West Africa: If there were no exit screening in place, researchers estimate that three people with the disease might fly out of the region each month. Full Story

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If no checks, more Ebola cases might leave Africa

10/21/2014 08:04 AM EDT
LONDON (AP) — A new study underscores the potential danger of airplane passengers infected with Ebola leaving West Africa: If there were no exit screening in place, researchers estimate that three people with the disease might fly out of the region each month. 
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Police probe New Hampshire pumpkin fest melee
10/20/2014 08:12 PM EDT - KEENE, N.H. (AP) — Local police in New Hampshire are setting up a task force to investigate violent disturbances near Keene's annual pumpkin festival that led to property damage, dozens of arrests and many injuries over the weekend. Full Story

Arrests made when Keene pumpkin festival turns to mayhem
10/19/2014 08:13 AM EDT - KEENE, N.H. (AP) -- Disturbances lasted until early Sunday near Keene State College after an annual pumpkin festival erupted into mayhem and led to arrests, injuries and police in riot gear using tear gas. Full Story

Food deliveries in Sierra Leone to fight Ebola
10/18/2014 02:27 PM EDT - FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — The U.N.'s World Food Program on Saturday delivered emergency food rations to 265,000 people, many of them quarantined in Sierra Leone, to help fight the spread of Ebola. Full Story

Reporter Bergantino ordered out of Russia
10/17/2014 09:23 AM EDT - (AP) -- Veteran Boston journalist Joe Bergantino and a college professor were detained in St. Petersburg, Russia while training Russian journalists on Thursday. Full Story

Obama scraps trips to focus on Ebola crisis
10/16/2014 09:07 AM EDT - WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama vowed Wednesday that his administration would respond in a "much more aggressive way" to cases of Ebola in the United States and warned that in an age of frequent travel the disease could spread globally if the Full Story

Fact Checker: White House statements on Secret Service report
10/15/2014 07:29 AM EDT - "A bipartisan Senate investigation led by Senators Claire McCaskill and Ron Johnson concluded that changes made to the IG report were 'part of the ordinary process of editing the report. Full Story

Elusive bobcat again escapes from New Jersey home

STAFFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A pet bobcat that has repeatedly escaped from its owner's southern New Jersey home is again on the loose. Full Story
Smooth jazz star Kenny G visit Hong Kong protests

HONG KONG (AP) — Smooth jazz star Kenny G has paid a surprise visit to Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests, causing bemusement among Chinese authorities who had warned about the influence of foreign forces. Full Story
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Renee Zellweger barely recognizable Monday on red carpet

The actress, who hasn’t been in a film since 2010, shows up for Elle’s Annual Women in Hollywood Awards in Los Angeles looking like she’s had some plastic surgery.