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The Baseball Reporters: Boston Red Sox General Manager Ben Cherington

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play pause Boston Red Sox General Manager Ben Cherington The Baseball Reporters Download Tonight on the Baseball Reporters, Boston Red Sox General Manager Ben Cherington joined Tony Massarotti to discuss the Boston Red Sox, last night’s playoff clinching win, and playoff expectations. Did this Sox team exceed Cherington’s expectations this year? Did the Sox take…

Autopsy Confirms NH Patient Had Rare Brain Disease

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire public health officials say an autopsy has confirmed a patient who may have exposed others to the rare brain disease Creutzfeldt-Jakob died of it. After the patient died in August officials suspected Creutzfeldt-Jakob, an always-fatal disease characterized by rapidly progressive dementia. But the only way to confirm it is…

Giants CB Corey Webster Doubtful For Sunday With Hip Flexor Injury

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Carolina Panthers aren’t the only team having issues in the secondary for this weekend’s game with the New York Giants. Tom Coughlin’s squad has a problem, too. Starting cornerback Corey Webster missed his second straight practice on Friday with a hip flexor and his status for the game between…

Understanding The Affordable Care Act: One Woman’s Concerns

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A key provision of the Affordable Care Act that will provide health insurance coverage to millions of uninsured Americans is set to go into effect on Oct. 1. In her 10-part series, Understanding The Affordable Care Act, WCBS 880′s Marla Diamond spoke with one woman who’s apprehensive about the coming online…

NH Police ID Decomposed Body Found In Concord

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire police have identified the body found in a wooded area off Route 106 in Concord. Police say the deceased is 48-year-old Barbara Harrington of Manchester. The cause of death has not been determined. Authorities say an autopsy reveal no initial signs of foul play. Police said Friday that they…

Mass. Officials Say EEE Found In A Horse In Middleborough

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BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts health officials say a new case of Eastern equine encephalitis has been found in a horse in Middleborough, and are urging people to continue precautions against mosquitoes. The Department of Health said Friday it is raising the threat level to “critical” in Middleborough and “high” in nearby Plymouth, meaning people should…

2 Bodies Recovered From Hampton River

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HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — Police in Hampton, N.H., are investigating the deaths of two men whose bodies were pulled from the Hampton River within about an hour of each other. Authorities say the first body was reported just before 11 a.m. Friday. After recovering the body using a small boat, police spotted a second man’s…

Rob Gronkowski Listed As Questionable On Patriots Injury Report

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BOSTON (CBS) — Tight end Rob Gronkowski’s still has a chance to return to game action this weekend, but it’s far from a lock. Gronkowski was listed as questionable for Sunday afternoon’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. It’s the first time this season he’s been listed as questionable, as he was “doubtful” for the…

Vt. State Police conduct Tweet-Along

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Vermont State Police are conducting another online Tweet-Along on Twitter to give the public a glimpse into what takes place during a typical shift of a state trooper. …read more Source: CBS Vermont – WCAX