• Celtics defeat the Magic - 12/17/2014 10:14 PM EST
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    When you walk into any Market Basket, you see those retro pink and white linoleum tiles on the floor. Full Story
    One of the nicest aspects about living in New England is our lack of weather extremes. Sure, we have the occasional oppressive summer and never-ending winter, but we can only imagine how people in the Midwest and Southwest deal with the constant threat of devastating tornadoes and withering drought. Full Story

    Celtics defeat the Magic

    BOSTON (AP) -- Rajon Rondo had 13 points, 15 assists and seven rebounds to lead balanced scoring that carried the Boston Celtics to a 109-92 victory over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night. Full Story
    Greater Lowell Tech students craft new wooden desks for Dracut Town Hall

    DRACUT -- The moment Greater Lowell Technical High School carpentry teacher John Maslowski introduced himself to the Board of Selectmen on Tuesday, Vice Chairman Joe DiRocco slapped his palms on the sturdy, cherry-wood desktop in front of him twice Full Story
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    Stars and others react to 'Interview' cancellation

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stars, politicians and pundits are weighing in on Sony Pictures Entertainment's decision Wednesday to cancel the Dec. Full Story
    EUGENE ROBINSON: Red-faced Sony execs pay price of being hacked

    12/17/2014 06:33 AM EST
    WASHINGTON -- It seems there is something to offend everyone in the upcoming Hollywood comedy "The Interview. 
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    Peter Lucas: Actor Mark Wahlberg pitches for a pardon -- his own
    12/16/2014 11:10 AM EST - Mark Wahlberg should take a line from Hollywood legend Robert Mitchum. When the late tough-guy actor was asked about the secrets of his acting craft, he replied: "The only difference between me and my fellow actors is that I've spent more time in Full Story

    George F. Will: Camp's vision of tax reform must be carried on
    12/15/2014 08:54 AM EST - "Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen nineteen and six, result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pounds ought and six, result misery. Full Story

    Michael Goldman: Plenty of good reading about history, music and crime
    12/15/2014 08:57 AM EST - Last time, I focused on past and current books that explain history as it really was, rather than how we'd like to think it was. Full Story

    Rags to riches: It's just a myth
    12/15/2014 08:57 AM EST - CLEVELAND -- Wealth and income inequality have many causes, and it's pretty much beyond dispute that any well-functioning capitalist society will have some degree of disparity between the richest Full Story

    SEAL Team 6 and high costs of trying to save American lives
    12/15/2014 08:56 AM EST - WASHINGTON -- The commandos had spent weeks searching for the Western hostage, but they finally had intelligence solid enough for a high-risk rescue attempt. Full Story

    Show-runners on rise as Twitter celebrities
    12/14/2014 06:35 AM EST - NEW YORK -- When a new episode of ABC Family's Pretty Little Liars airs, its show-runner, I. Marlene King, makes a point to go on Twitter to see what the fans have to say. Full Story

    Among change, gift of jewels for Salvation Army

    DORAL, Fla. (AP) — In one of its famous red kettles in South Florida, the Salvation Army has received a gift worth more than a little bit of change: an emerald and diamond necklace. Full Story
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    Film students to play role in Academy Awards show

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — As many as six aspiring filmmakers will appear in next year's Academy Awards ceremony, and Channing Tatum will help them get there. Full Story