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Bicyclist hit, killed by garbage truck

A bicyclist is hit and killed by a garbage truck in Malden Wednesday afternoon.

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:22:25 GMT

House gives military authority to train, arm Syrian rebels

The House on Wednesday approved President Obama's request to arm and train Syrian rebels in the fight against ISIS.

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:06:25 GMT

Suffolk Downs notifies workers it will close

New England's only thoroughbred horse racing track has told its workers it will close by the end of the year because Mohegan Sun did not win a state license for a resort casino at Suffolk Downs.

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:03:58 GMT

Small businesses say new owner is pushing them out

Businesses in Jamaica Plains say they could be forced out because their new landlord's lease has priced them out.

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:44:49 GMT

Dad in house of squalor case 'unaware' of horrific conditions

The father of the children found living in a Blackstone house filled with feces, garbage and dead animals said he was unaware of the deplorable conditions.

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:29:53 GMT

Done deal: Wynn, gambling regulators sign casino license

Officials from Wynn Resorts and state gambling regulators have finalized the Boston-area casino license.

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:25:53 GMT

Price Chopper issues fresh bread recall for Mass. store

Price Chopper said Wednesday it is issuing a voluntary recall on some in-store bakery fresh breads.

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:10:59 GMT

Doctors expect local doctor with Ebola to recover

An American aid worker infected with Ebola who's being treated in Nebraska is now expected to make a full recovery, his doctors said Wednesday.

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:55:30 GMT

First enterovirus case confirmed in Conn.

Health officials say the first case of enterovirus 68 in a child in Connecticut has been confirmed.

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:42:42 GMT

'We still hurt," New search for boy who vanished in 1976

Police and K-9s searched Wednesday for evidence in the disappearance of a Lawrence boy who went missing over 38 years ago.

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:27:31 GMT