Events

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Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers with Steve Winwood

Saturday, August 30th at 8pm, Fenway Park

Fleetwood Mac

Fleetwood Mac

Saturday, October 25th at 8pm, TD Garden

Sports

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European soccer clubs opening U.S. academies

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More American kids are harboring dreams of becoming the next David Beckham or Leo Messi.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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Here are the sports headlines making news today, Thursday, Aug. 21.

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Stewart to skip third race since fatal crash

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Tony Stewart will skip this weekend's NASCAR race at the Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Cowboys still the NFL’s ‘most valuable’

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The Dallas Cowboys are the most valuable team for an eighth consecutive year.

Weird

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Man drives stolen shopping cart to probation meeting

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Police say a man rode a stolen electric shopping cart this week to meet with his probation officer.

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1,000 pound gator snared in Alabama hunt

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Hunters snared the largest alligator ever caught in a legal hunt in the state of Alabama.

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Man celebrates 101st birthday by going to work

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Even at 101-years-old, this guy still puts in his time at the job he's held for 73 years.

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Sweet job: England seeks ‘choc doc’ to study candy

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Cambridge University is looking for a doctor of chocolate.

Lifestyle

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378 people ‘pay it forward’ at Starbucks

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A woman started an act of kindness chain that lasted for hours at a Starbucks drive-thru in Florida.

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Could riding the bus help you lose weight?

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A new study shows taking public transportation is just as beneficial as other “active commuting” modes like walking and biking.

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Brita recalling children’s water bottles

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Brita is recalling approximately 242,500 children's water filter bottles due to a possible laceration hazard.

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Nearly 40K carseats recalled

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Recaro is recalling more than 39,000 child safety seats because they can let a child's head move too far in a crash.

Trending

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Barely Legal Pawn’

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WATCH: Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul reunited for "Barely Legal Pawn," to promote the upcoming Emmy Awards.

News

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Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon are (maybe) divorcing

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Rumor has it that the showbiz superstars are splitting up.

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‘Baby Got Class’: A back to school parody

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The family that brought you "Xmas Jammies" is back with another fantastic parody video.

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REVIEW: Adults, stay away from ‘If I Stay’

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Is it just for the cash, or do the people behind these teen romance fantasies actually believe they are being profound?

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Murder, revenge , lust take over ‘Sin City’ sequel

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A complex web is weaved in "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For," as old and new faces from Frank Miller's graphic novels are brought to life.

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Julianne Hough dances back to ‘Dancing’ as judge

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Two-time champion Hough is returning to the ballroom as a judge this season.

What's Happening

Canobie Lake Park

Canobie Lake Park 2014

Win a family 4-pack of tickets to Canobie Lake Park!

Gail Singer Memorial Blood Drive

Gail Singer Memorial Blood Drive

Make an appointment to the 31st annual Gail Singer Memorial Blood Drive on Tues., Aug. 26th and Wed., Aug. 27th at The Radisson Hotel!

96.5 The Mill’s Boomer Bash

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Join 96.5 The Mill at the Boomer Bash, a night out of dancing to your favorite 70’s hits at the Yard Restaurant in Manchester on Friday, August 22nd!

Henniker Rotary Fire on the Mountain Chili Fest

Henniker Chili Fest 2014

Join Jeff at the 12th annual Henniker Rotary Fire on the Mountain Chili Fest on Sun., Aug. 24th from 12:30-4:30pm at Pats Peak!

Weather

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Local News

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Ransom was demanded for James Foley

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U.S. officials say Islamic State militants demanded more than $132 million in emails to Foley's family.

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Mayor wants to limit park use

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Park site of spice over doses