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    5 places you might start seeing calorie counts

    04/27/2014 12:12 PM EDT
    Diners could soon see calorie counts on the menus of chain restaurants. But will they be able to get that same clear information at grocery stores, convenience stores, movie theaters or airplanes? 
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    HIIT without hurt: Get fit with high-intensity interval training
    04/14/2014 12:10 PM EDT - 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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    High school football playoff standings

    Teams currently holding playoff positions with one week remaining in regular season befoe start of MIAA high school football playoffs. Full Story
    DRACUT NEWS
    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
    WEB EXTRAS
    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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    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

    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

    Dracut's taxable property values out
    10/16/2014 07:56 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The town has issued preliminary assessed valuations for all taxable residential and commercial properties for fiscal 2015, Chief Assessor Katie Roark announced. Full Story

    Dracut businessman dies on hunting trip
    10/16/2014 07:47 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Charles Toupin, one of 10 brothers and sisters who own and operate Toupin Enterprises, a prominent Dracut-based construction firm, died Saturday while on a hunting trip in a remote part of Idaho. Full Story

    Convicted murderer sues state over prison porn ban

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights. Full Story
    (Monty Brinton/AP)
    'Stalker' star Maggie Q loves acting—and privacy

    NEW YORK (AP) — For Maggie Q, her new series, "Stalker," hits close to home. But not too close, if Maggie can help it. Full Story