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Plane blows 2 tires while taking off from New Jersey airport

TETERBORO, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a plane that blew two tires during takeoff at a small New Jersey airport will attempt to make an emergency landing at an airport in Massachusetts.The …

Massachusetts raises risk level for West Nile virus

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts health officials have taken the rare step of increasing the statewide risk level for West Nile virus.The Department of Public Health announced Tuesday that it was …

Massachusetts zoo on the lookout for stork that flew away

STONEHAM, Mass. (AP) — Maybe she just had a few babies to deliver.A Boston-area zoo is looking for a female stork that flew away last week and has evaded experts since.The Stone Zoo in …

Atlanta leaders seek more details on Amazon-sized project

ATLANTA (AP) — As Amazon.com prepares to select its site for a second headquarters, Atlanta leaders want to know more about plans for a colossal development project downtown.Atlanta city …

Former banker avoids jail time for 'upskirt' videos

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — A former Massachusetts banker who pleaded guilty to taking "upskirt" videos of three women at his bank will not serve any jail time.The Standard-Times reports that …

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Debate over longest bull market centers on rounding

NEW YORK (AP) — It could become the longest bull market ever ... perhaps with an asterisk.S&P Dow Jones Indices, which compiles the benchmark S&P 500 index, and other research firms …

A look at Confederate monuments removed across the US

Protesters at North Carolina's flagship university toppled a Confederate statue in the heart of campus that has long been a subject of controversy and that officials said couldn't be removed because …

Dem candidates bring diversity to Florida governor's race

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Of the five major Democrats running for Florida governor, only one reflects the type of candidate that historically has been elected to lead the state: a white, …

Crews recover body of man swept away in Wisconsin flooding

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Searchers on Tuesday recovered the body of a man who was wrenched away from would-be rescuers during flash flooding that forced evacuations around Wisconsin's capital …

The Latest: Man advised of charges in family's murder

DENVER (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of a Colorado man in the disappearance of his family (all times local):10:50 a.m.A man whose pregnant daughter was killed, along with his two …

Debate over longest bull market centers on rounding

NEW YORK (AP) — It could become the longest bull market ever ... perhaps with an asterisk.S&P Dow Jones Indices, which compiles the benchmark S&P 500 index, and other research firms …

A look at Confederate monuments removed across the US

Protesters at North Carolina's flagship university toppled a Confederate statue in the heart of campus that has long been a subject of controversy and that officials said couldn't be removed because …

Crews recover body of man swept away in Wisconsin flooding

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Searchers on Tuesday recovered the body of a man who was wrenched away from would-be rescuers during flash flooding that forced evacuations around Wisconsin's capital …

The Latest: Man advised of charges in family's murder

DENVER (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of a Colorado man in the disappearance of his family (all times local):10:50 a.m.A man whose pregnant daughter was killed, along with his two …

Italy's Autostrade says new bridge can be built in 8 months

MILAN (AP) — The board of Autostrade per l'Italia says it can build a new, steel bridge to replace the reinforced concrete structure that collapsed last week in about eight months.The board …

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Berkshire Business Outlook: A diverse economy, geared for the future

The Berkshire economy is changing. The pace of the transition has often been frustrating, especially considering the economic boom at the other end of the state. But it looks like there is new light …

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