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'Deflate This': Patriots Fans Welcome Super Bowl Champs Home

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

Thousands of people turned out to welcome the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots back to Boston on Wednesday. Fans braved cold temperatures and stood in piles of snow along the parade route. Some held up posters saying "Deflate This" in reference to allegations that the team had deflated game balls to gain an advantage in the playoff game that landed them in the Super Bowl. Team members waved to the crowd from duck boats as confetti flew.

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Police Incorporate Marathon Bombing Manhunt Into Crisis Plan

Monday, April 14, 2014

Years of training helped save lives at last year's marathon, and it's an exemplary part of Boston history. The subsequent effort to capture the bombers leaves a legacy whose lessons are more complex.

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Researchers Debate Effectiveness Of Snow Helmets

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

More Americans are wearing safety helmets when they ski or snowboard. The helmets prove their worth in preventing relatively minor injuries, and may help to reduce the severity of brain injuries.

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Thanks To Parasites, Moose Are Looking More Like Ghosts

Tuesday, November 05, 2013

Parts of the U.S. and Canada have seen a rapid decline in moose populations that may be linked to climate change. And, scientists and hunters warn, those declines have often been accompanied by a surge of infestations of the winter tick.

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On A Rocky Maine Island, Puffins Making A Tenuous Comeback

Saturday, August 24, 2013

The windswept island about 6 miles off the coast was a haven for a hugely diverse bird population until fishermen decimated the birds' ranks. Puffins have been successfully reintroduced to Eastern Egg Rock, but warming ocean waters may be threatening their ability to survive. (This piece initially aired August 21, 2013 on All Things Considered.)

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On A Rocky Maine Island, Puffins Are Making A Tenuous Comeback

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

The windswept island about 6 miles off the coast was a haven for a hugely diverse bird population until fishermen decimated the birds' ranks. Puffins have been successfully reintroduced to Eastern Egg Rock, but warming ocean waters may be threatening their ability to survive.

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