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Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019
Limited Access to Healthy Food Impacts Certain Neighborhoods

Limited Access to Healthy Food Impacts Certain Neighborhoods

Walk into Mello's Market, a bodega in Lawrence, Massachusetts, and you are immediately greeted with a selection of fresh fruit and vegetables. Co-owner Juan Checo will point it out for customers, an unusual range of bananas... Read More

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Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019
Your Neighborhood Could Be Harming Your Mental Health

Your Neighborhood Could Be Harming Your Mental Health

The cold cement steps at St. Therese's in New Bedford, Massachusetts, is where Steve Viveiros hit bottom. With a little roof, the alcove outside the front door allowed him to sleep sheltered from the weather. Long closed, Read More

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Monday, Feb 18, 2019
Your Neighborhood Could Be Harming Your Health

Your Neighborhood Could Be Harming Your Health

It’s a ride Massachusetts State Representative Liz Miranda (D-Dorchester) knows well. "I’ve taken it my whole life,” she said. Lives that can often be cut short depending on where you live along the bus route. "You have that the... Read More

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Thursday, Feb 14, 2019
Take Back Your Privacy: Hiding Your Digital Footprints

Take Back Your Privacy: Hiding Your Digital Footprints

Like many of us, the internet has become inextricably woven into the fabric of Kristi Johnson’s life. The Framingham mom said she has noticed that a sweater or pair of slippers she browsed on one website pop up in ads on Read More

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Wednesday, Feb 13, 2019
Reading Terms of Service Agreements on New Apps, Software

Reading Terms of Service Agreements on New Apps, Software

Every app or piece of software comes with one: a long list of conditions, the company’s terms of service. We set up in Boston's Copley Square, offering people the chance to be on TV, but only after they agreed to our terms, which... Read More

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Tuesday, Feb 12, 2019
Stopping Fraudulent E-Money Transfers

Stopping Fraudulent E-Money Transfers

Jenny Racioppi was at a family gathering at her North Reading, Massachusetts home last November when she received a call from Bank of America, informing her of some suspicious activity on her account. That's when Racioppi noticed a Read More

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Friday, Feb 8, 2019
Light Oversight on School Time-Out Rooms Worries Parents, Advocates

Light Oversight on School Time-Out Rooms Worries Parents, Advocates

The NBC10 Boston Investigators have learned that Massachusetts schools are not required to tell parents if their child is ordered into a "time-out room." Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Feb 6, 2019
Michelle Carter Trial Prompts Need for Suicide Awareness

Michelle Carter Trial Prompts Need for Suicide Awareness

While the Michelle Carter case made national headlines, public health experts stressed that we need to be having ongoing conversations about suicide, especially as the suicide rate continues to climb. The latest figures from... Read More

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Monday, Feb 4, 2019
Costly Heating Oil Spills Leave Homeowners Devastated

Costly Heating Oil Spills Leave Homeowners Devastated

It is a construction project no homeowner wants to see: The damage and disruption of a heating oil spill cleanup. The emergency remediation typically leaves concrete basement floors pulverized as workers shovel up contaminated... Read More

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Saturday, Feb 2, 2019
Adopted Abroad, Raised in US, and Now Facing Deportation

Adopted Abroad, Raised in US, and Now Facing Deportation

An NBC Bay Area investigation has discovered tens of thousands of U.S. residents, adopted as infants from foreign countries, and raised in the United States, now face possible deportation – because they are technically not... Read More

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    A person is dead after a crash Thursday night in Freetown, according to Massachusetts State Police. Three vehicles were involved in a crash on Route 24 northbound before Exit 10, police said. People in each of those vehicles were...

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    A unanimous vote by the Lynn school committee Thursday night will make condoms, birth control and emergency contraceptives available at high schools in the Massachusetts city. The meeting room was packed with parents giving their...

  • Bill Weld Saw Watergate Up Close. Trump Is 'More of a Huckster,' He Says

    If presidential history seems to be repeating itself in the shape of Congress' impeachment inquiry, White House hopeful Bill Weld has kept his front-row seat. Long before he was governor of Massachusetts, Weld did research for the...