Peter Lucas: Gov. Patrick to make his own history on pardons

There is a reason Massachusetts governors have not issued any pardons in more than a dozen years. That reason is fear. Full Story
Michael Goldman: Have faith in one man's answers to four questions
On the first two nights of Passover in the Hebrew faith, the youngest person at the holiday table is required to recite the traditional "four questions," starting with, "Why is this night different from all other nights? Full Story

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Friends celebrate Dracut's Onkwe Tase

10/22/2014 08:45 AM EDT
DEVENS -- To listen to Onkwe Tase, who turned 90 on Saturday, is to listen to wisdom. 
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Dracut man ID'd as victim in Lowell crash
10/22/2014 06:35 AM EDT - LOWELL -- Police identified the victim of a horrific fatal crash Monday night at the end of the Lowell Connector as a 32-year-old Dracut man who's mother said her son's greatest love in life was his 2-year-old daughter Juliett. Full Story

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. Full Story

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

Garry, Richardson spar over delivery of Dracut's local aid
10/21/2014 08:40 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Incumbent Democratic state Rep. Colleen Garry and Republican challenger Cathy Richardson disagree sharply on whether Garry has been effective in obtaining state aid for Tyngsboro and Dracut during her 20 years in office. Full Story

SWAT team training in Dracut assists in suspect search
10/20/2014 07:03 PM 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

Two arrested in Providence shooting of Dracut man
10/19/2014 12:41 PM EDT - PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Providence police have arrested two men in connection with the shooting of a Massachusetts man near some nightclubs. Full Story

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Annie Lennox embraces jazzy 'Nostalgia'

LONDON (AP) — How do you follow in the footsteps of Frank Sinatra and Ray Charles without sinking in the footsteps of Frank Sinatra and Ray Charles? Full Story
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Star singing nun covers Madonna's 'Like a Virgin'

Sister Cristina Scuccia, the winner of Italy’s “The Voice,” Sister Cristina Scuccia chooses eye-popping debut single.