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County's hockey landscape shrinks again, boosts rosters

The St. Joseph high school program is gone - and the Hennessy League with it, since MIAA-affiliated leagues must have a minimum of four teams. What's left, though, is a trio of county teams that, at season's start, seem to have at least similar, if not better, numbers from seasons past. Full Story
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The Kuro taste: Peppery tang and hint of squid ink

TOKYO (AP) — The first Kuro, or black, burger had a black bun and sauce. Last year's edition, the Kuro Ninja, added a slice of (non-black) bacon to the signature black components. Full Story
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Doug E Fresh highlights BET Hip-Hop awards

ATLANTA (AP) — With a picture of his mother on a large screen behind him, Doug E Fresh struggled to complete his sentence. Full Story