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Six major problems blamed on Microsoft Office

04/22/2013 10:08 AM EDT
An influential academic paper on national debt appears to have been wrong thanks to an error in Microsoft Excel. It's not the first time the software has been blamed for a major problem. 
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Michael Dell will consider Blackstone buyut if his CEO job is guaranteed
04/02/2013 01:05 PM EDT - Dell Inc. founder Michael Dell will only consider backing a buyout by Blackstone Group if the private-equity firm guarantees he can remain as chief executive officer, according to a person familiar with the discussions. Full Story

SPORTS
Ex-Patriots WR Chad Johnson signs with Montreal Alouettes

MONTREAL (AP) -- Former NFL star Chad Johnson will make his return to the gridiron in the Canadian Football League. Full Story
DRACUT NEWS
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10 candidates try to keep peace at Dracut forum

DRACUT -- For the most part, the 10 political hopefuls vying for a seat on one of four boards who participated in 2014 Candidates Night abided by the behavioral guideline set by Moderator Melinda Bettencourt to steer clear of personal attacks. Full Story
WEB EXTRAS
Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez crafted intoxicating fiction from the fatalism, fantasy, cruelty and heroics of the world that set his mind churning as a child growing up on Colombia's Caribbean coast. Full Story
MOST RECENT
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10 candidates try to keep peace at Dracut forum

04/17/2014 04:11 PM EDT
DRACUT -- For the most part, the 10 political hopefuls vying for a seat on one of four boards who participated in 2014 Candidates Night abided by the behavioral guideline set by Moderator Melinda Bettencourt to steer clear of personal attacks. 
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Dracut man admits vandalizing home, doll and underwear
04/17/2014 10:23 AM EDT - LOWELL -- Matthew Yackel told police he was having a "bad night" and was trying to "walk off his anger" when he broke into his Dracut neighbor's home. Full Story

Dracut man admits to vandalizing neighbor's home, teddy bear and underwear
04/16/2014 02:13 PM EDT - LOWELL -- Matthew Yackel told police he was having a "bad night" and was trying to "walk off his anger" when he broke into his Dracut neighbor's home. Full Story

Dracut vote keeps town manager's power intact
04/16/2014 04:50 PM EDT - DRACUT -- Sitting between one selectman who favored amending the town charter to make Dracut's police and fire chiefs a bit stronger, and another selectman who advocated leaving the strong town manager's powers as is, board Chairwoman Cathy Full Story

Vote keeps Dracut manager's power intact
04/16/2014 12:54 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Sitting between one selectman who favored amending the town charter to make Dracut's police and fire chiefs a bit stronger, and another selectman who advocated leaving the strong town manager's powers as is, board Chairwoman Cathy Full Story

Dracut parent: Student's punishment 'inadequate'
04/15/2014 06:36 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Dracut High School parent Victor Martinez informed the School Committee that his freshman daughter was slapped in the face by a male freshman in class last week, and Martinez said he plans to press charges of assault because he was not Full Story

Dracut parent: School's punishment of student 'inadequate'
04/14/2014 11:27 PM EDT - DRACUT -- Dracut High School parent Victor Martinez informed the School Committee that his freshman daughter was slapped in the face by a male freshman in class last week, and Martinez said he plans to press charges of assault because he was not Full Story

This opera singer treated Paris commuters to a surprise performance

At times, opera singer Christophe Ménager likes to treat commuters in the Paris metro to a performance. In this comedic piece of opera, he clearly enjoys singing to passers-by. Full Story
Gmail makes sending mobile photos easier

Now, you can insert an assortment of pictures or photo albums directly into email, resize them within the message and make sharing with friends and family less of a time-consuming process overall. Full Story
'Bears': Survival is the bare necessity (review)

Wildlife documentary pros Alastair Fothergill and Keith Scholey follow their well-established format of anthropomorphizing animals with human names, motivations and emotions, while still providing educational information and visuals so stunning, you'll wonder how they were shot. Full Story