Report: More Americans with Alzheimer's are dying at home

05/25/2017 04:49 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — One in 4 Alzheimer's deaths in the United States are now occurring at home — a startling increase that marks a shift away from hospitals and nursing homes, according to a report released Thursday. 
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Older Americans want Medicare to pay for long-term care
05/25/2017 12:05 PM EDT - WASHINGTON (AP) — A growing number of Americans age 40 and older think Medicare should cover the costs of long-term care for older adults, according to a poll conducted by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. Full Story

SPORTS
Seven-run seventh lifts the Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) -- Dustin Pedroia waved home the tiebreaking run on a wild pitch, then singled in two more during Boston's seven-run seventh inning on Wednesday night and the Red Sox beat the Texas Rangers, 9-4, for their third straight victory. Full Story
DRACUT NEWS
Dracut bank-robbery suspect arrested in Tewksbury

Sun Staff Report TEWKSBURY -- Tewksbury police arrested a Dracut bank-robbery suspect after making a motor-vehicle stop Thursday morning. Full Story
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Dracut bank-robbery suspect arrested in Tewksbury

05/25/2017 05:04 PM EDT
Sun Staff Report TEWKSBURY -- Tewksbury police arrested a Dracut bank-robbery suspect after making a motor-vehicle stop Thursday morning. 
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Dracut bank robbed, suspect eludes cops
05/25/2017 08:57 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Dye-stained cash was scattered across Emerson Avenue on Wednesday after a suspect in a black ski mask held up the TD Bank branch there and fled with cash containing a dye pack that exploded once he left, according to police-radio Full Story

Dracut bank robbed (VIDEO)
05/24/2017 04:35 PM EDT - DRACUT -- Dye-stained cash was scattered across Emerson Avenue in Wednesday after a suspect in a black ski mask held up the TD Bank branch there and fled with cash containing a dye pack that exploded once he left, according to police radio Full Story

Man slashed, assailants sought in Dracut robbery
05/21/2017 11:56 PM EDT - DRACUT -- Dracut police are investigating a violent robbery that took place near the intersection of Passaconaway Drive and A Street on Sunday night. Full Story

Dracut senior housing inches closer, but with a different plan
05/22/2017 07:15 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The Housing Authority is inching closer to making the long-awaited senior housing complex in Dracut a reality, but the details of how are different than originally planned as members are faced with a new vision for the project -- one that Full Story

Time of heroes (SLIDESHOW)
05/19/2017 11:06 AM EDT - Erin Vasselian of Massachusetts Fallen Heroes and the widow of U.S. Marine Sgt. Daniel Mark Vasselian, who was killed in Afghanistan in 2013, holds up her Gold Star flag as she speaks to Dracut High juniors about Memorial Day and what they can do to Full Story

Honor inspires Dracut teacher
05/19/2017 07:33 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Justus C. Richardson Middle School teacher Rebecca Duda has received the Sullivan Award by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Middle Level Educators (COMMLE). Full Story

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Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston split up

Taylor Swift decides Tom Hiddleston isn’t the one after all and hands him his walking papers.