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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

SPORTS
Lease, soft market make it a whole new ballgame for Lowell Spinners owner Drew Weber

LOWELL -- Drew Weber will someday sell his beloved Lowell Spinners. He acknowledges that sad day for him will come. Full Story
DRACUT NEWS
Pipeline proponents peppered in Dracut

DRACUT -- A quartet of Kinder Morgan representatives singing the praises of making Dracut the endpoint of the company's proposed 179-mile expansion of the Tennessee Gas Pipeline originating in Wright, N. Full Story
WEB EXTRAS
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Faceoff in Hong Kong: 3 sides, all with options

HONG KONG (AP) — Tens of thousands of protesters filled the streets of Hong Kong and crowds of students blocked the entrances to government headquarters Thursday as midnight approached — the deadline protest leaders had set for the resignation of the city's chief executive. Full Story

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Pipeline proponents peppered in Dracut

10/02/2014 07:20 AM EDT
DRACUT -- A quartet of Kinder Morgan representatives singing the praises of making Dracut the endpoint of the company's proposed 179-mile expansion of the Tennessee Gas Pipeline originating in Wright, N. 
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Tewksbury slips past Dracut on court
10/02/2014 06:35 AM EDT - Karima Zahiri helped power Tewksbury past Dracut, 3-1, in a Merrimack Valley Conference girls volleyball match. Full Story

Dracut man's record-setting afro is the mane event
09/29/2014 07:42 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Afro Man's super power was rooted in shear obscurity for decades. That was until four years ago, when Alan Labbe, a Woburn native and Dracut resident, began letting his naturally kinky hair grow . Full Story

Dracut's Deanna Marion interns in D.C.
09/28/2014 06:36 AM EDT - WALTHAM -- Deanna Marion of Dracut, a senior at Brandeis University, is one of four students chosen to participate in the Ruderman Social Justice in Disability Scholars Program. Full Story

Lots remain at Dracut's newest development -- Great Woods(video)
09/27/2014 03:24 PM EDT - DRACUT -- Not so long ago, going to Great Woods meant hopping on I-495 and driving south for little more than an hour. Full Story

Iconic Dracut store is poised to reopen
09/27/2014 08:21 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The new co-owner of Billy's Variety store said he plans to pay tribute to the store's former owner, Billy Gauthier, in at least two ways: In name and in action. Full Story

Middies suffer painful MVC setback at home
09/27/2014 06:36 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The Methuen Rangers erased a 13-0 fourth-quarter deficit to upend the Dracut Middies, 14-13, Friday night at Dracut High. Full Story

Washington crews try to oust persistent beaver

PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) — A road crew in Washington state has had it with a beaver that persists in building a dam under a bridge. Full Story
UK 'Breaking Bad' fan cleared of murder plot

LONDON (AP) — A jury has convicted a British woman of buying poison over the Internet, but cleared her of trying to kill her mother in a plot that prosecutors said was inspired by TV show "Breaking Bad. Full Story
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Charlie Sheen allegedly pulls knife on dentist

Former 'Two and a Half Men’ actor was supposedly on cocaine and didn’t want nitrous oxide during dental visit.