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PhysOrg
To track winter flounder, researchers look to ear bonesA juvenile winter flounder. Credit: Dave Bailey Researchers at the University o
To track winter flounder, researchers look to ear bones
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
A juvenile winter flounder. Credit: Dave Bailey Researchers at the University of New Hampshire are turning to an unusual source —otoliths, the inner ear bones of fish—to identify the nursery grounds of winter flounder, the protected estuaries where... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Photos: How Connecticut looks from outer spaceLast month, NASA released the first image of Earth from its Deep Space Climate
Photos: How Connecticut looks from outer space
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
Last month, NASA released the first image of Earth from its Deep Space Climate Observatory satellite. The image shows a sunlit Earth from one million miles away. NASA says the photo was taken with a Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera, a four... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Photos: How Connecticut looks from outer spaceLast month, NASA released the first image of Earth from its Deep Space Climate
Photos: How Connecticut looks from outer space
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
Last month, NASA released the first image of Earth from its Deep Space Climate Observatory satellite. The image shows a sunlit Earth from one million miles away. NASA says the photo was taken with a Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera, a four... Read more
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Boston Globe
Long Wharf restaurant gets court okayMassachusetts’ highest court ruled Friday that a restaurateur can open a casual
Long Wharf restaurant gets court okay
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Massachusetts’ highest court ruled Friday that a restaurateur can open a casual eatery on Boston’s Long Wharf, rebuffing a challenge from North End neighbors who said it would damage a popular gathering spot on the harbor. Following a four-year... Read more
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TheStreet.com
The Many Perks of Private Jet Travel Will Leave You DroolingWhen joining Sentient for example, which bills itself as the world's largest pr
The Many Perks of Private Jet Travel Will Leave You Drooling
TheStreet.com / Posted 4 days ago
When joining Sentient for example, which bills itself as the world's largest provider of private jet travel, members are mailed a glossy exclusive benefits guide that includes more than two dozen deluxe perks. Associated with a variety of industries... Read more
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Boston Globe
10 things you didn’t know about the MBTAThe T’s lines are colored based off the area they run through. The red is chose
10 things you didn’t know about the MBTA
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
The T’s lines are colored based off the area they run through. The red is chosen after Harvard’s Crimson red, since the line used to terminate there; green represents the Emerald Necklace parks the line runs through; blue represents water since the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Boston celebrates increase in visitorsBy Antonio Caban State House News Service BOSTON -- Highlighting the continued
Boston celebrates increase in visitors
Lowell Sun / Posted 5 days ago
By Antonio Caban State House News Service BOSTON -- Highlighting the continued surge in international travel to Boston, Gov. Charlie Baker joined with tourism officials Friday at a hotel near Logan International Airport to recognize a record increase... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Direct Flights To Logan Credited With Boosting International Travel To BostonA view of Boston before landing at Logan Airport. (Amy Gorel/WBUR) BOSTON High
Direct Flights To Logan Credited With Boosting International Travel To Boston
WBUR Boston / Posted 7 days ago
A view of Boston before landing at Logan Airport. (Amy Gorel/WBUR) BOSTON Highlighting the continued surge in international travel to Boston, Gov. Charlie Baker joined with tourism officials Friday at a hotel near Logan International Airport to... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Picking Apart One of the Biggest Lies in American Politics: "Free Trade"In 1992, Ross Perot won almost 20% of the entire presidential vote on the singl
Picking Apart One of the Biggest Lies in American Politics: "Free Trade"
Op-Ed News / Posted 7 days ago
In 1992, Ross Perot won almost 20% of the entire presidential vote on the single issue of stopping so-called "free trade." Today, several presidential candidates are gaining huge traction with similar opposition to NAFTA, CAFTA, and the upcoming... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Picking Apart One of the Biggest Lies in American Politics: "Free Trade"In 1992, Ross Perot won almost 20% of the entire presidential vote on the singl
Picking Apart One of the Biggest Lies in American Politics: "Free Trade"
Naked Capitalism / Posted 7 days ago
In 1992, Ross Perot won almost 20% of the entire presidential vote on the single issue of stopping so-called “free trade.” Today, several presidential candidates are gaining huge traction with similar opposition to NAFTA, CAFTA, and the upcoming... Read more
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Soundings
Sail freight experiences a rebirth The 131-foot topsail schooner Harvey Gamage is scheduled to put in at Brown’s
Sail freight experiences a rebirth
Soundings / Posted 9 days ago
The 131-foot topsail schooner Harvey Gamage is scheduled to put in at Brown’s Boatyard on the island of North Haven, Maine, on Aug. 23 to pick up a half-ton of locally grown produce — grains and beans, mainly — and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Oh God, this terrifying wind-powered beast is coming to BostonWalk out to Salt Island during low tide at Good Harbor Beach in Gloucester, and
Oh God, this terrifying wind-powered beast is coming to Boston
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
Walk out to Salt Island during low tide at Good Harbor Beach in Gloucester, and search for hermit crabs. Or just stay put, and gaze at the half-mile of gorgeous white sand. Parking is $20 on weekdays and $25 on weekends per car. Spaces are limited,... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Bridge Connections Cut, Boston Harbor Camp Forges New PathCampers ride the Provincetown II ferry toward Long Island in Boston Harbor to a
Bridge Connections Cut, Boston Harbor Camp Forges New Path
WBUR Boston / Posted 9 days ago
Campers ride the Provincetown II ferry toward Long Island in Boston Harbor to attend Camp Harbor View. The campers take ferries after the bridge to the island was deemed unsafe and demolished. (Delores Handy/WBUR) BOSTON Eleven-year-old Damien... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Billerica Selectman Simolaris demands MSEC update, but colleagues say it's not board's problem BILLERICA -- It has been more than four years since the state Inspector Gener
Billerica Selectman Simolaris demands MSEC update, but colleagues say it's not board's problem
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
BILLERICA -- It has been more than four years since the state Inspector General's Office dropped a bombshell of a report, alleging that John Barranco, the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Social Studies: Chefs teaming up 
to help needy kidsChef Jacky Robert of Ma Maison has a serious soft spot for kids in need. A vis
Social Studies: Chefs teaming up 
to help needy kids
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Chef Jacky Robert of Ma Maison has a serious soft spot for kids in need. A visit to the Philippines inspired him to help create Chefs Feed Kids in 2011, which provides food for impoverished at-risk children in that country. Two years later, he... Read more
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Boston Globe
This week brings the heatIn a typical year, whatever that means, Boston�s Logan Airport records 14 days
This week brings the heat
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
In a typical year, whatever that means, Boston�s Logan Airport records 14 days of temperatures that are 90 degrees or higher. This year, the number stands at eight, but it's likely we'll have two or three more added to the total this week. In this... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Pollen suggests girl is from areaBOSTON (AP) - Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remain
Pollen suggests girl is from area
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remains were found stuffed in a bag on a Boston Harbor beach this summer lived in the area. The girl was named Baby Doe by investigators and is estimated to be 4 years old. Her... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Shipping up to Boston: Farm activists transport Maine goods by sailPORTLAND, Maine — Take a bunch of farm activists, a 130-foot wooden schooner, 1
Shipping up to Boston: Farm activists transport Maine goods by sail
Bangor Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — Take a bunch of farm activists, a 130-foot wooden schooner, 11 tons of Maine agrarian products, a 20-hour sail from Portland to Boston and you’ve got the elements of the most radical art project to date. Or is this a... Read more
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ABC News
Boston 'Baby Doe' Mystery: A New Break in the CaseAs authorities in Massachusetts work to unravel the mystery of a young girl dis
Boston 'Baby Doe' Mystery: A New Break in the Case
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
As authorities in Massachusetts work to unravel the mystery of a young girl discovered dead inside a trash bag earlier this summer, new tests reveal the girl was likely from the local Boston area, authorities said. On June 25, a dog walker found a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Pollen suggests girl found dead on Boston beach is from areaBOSTON — Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remains wer
Pollen suggests girl found dead on Boston beach is from area
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
BOSTON — Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remains were found stuffed in a bag on a Boston Harbor beach this summer lived in the area. The girl was named Baby Doe by investigators and is estimated to be 4 years old. Her body... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
New Developments in 'Baby Doe' Case(CNN) "Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky
New Developments in 'Baby Doe' Case
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
(CNN) "Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on... Read more
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FOX News
Pollen indicates mystery girl found dead in trash bag on Boston Harbor beach is from areaBOSTON – Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remains wer
Pollen indicates mystery girl found dead in trash bag on Boston Harbor beach is from area
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
BOSTON – Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remains were found stuffed in a bag on a Boston Harbor beach this summer lived in the area. The girl was named Baby Doe by investigators and is estimated to be 4 years old. Her body... Read more
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The Washington Times
Pollen suggests girl found dead on Boston beach is from areaBOSTON (AP) - Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remain
Pollen suggests girl found dead on Boston beach is from area
The Washington Times / Posted 16 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remains were found stuffed in a bag on a Boston Harbor beach this summer lived in the area. The girl was named Baby Doe by investigators and is estimated to be 4 years old. Her... Read more
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Boston Herald
Pollen indicates mystery girl likely from Boston areaBOSTON — Investigators say pollen indicates that the young girl whose remains w
Pollen indicates mystery girl likely from Boston area
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
BOSTON — Investigators say pollen indicates that the young girl whose remains were found on a Boston Harbor beach earlier this summer lived in the area. The girl, named Baby Doe by investigators, and estimated to be 4 years old, was found on the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Pollen suggests girl found dead on Boston beach is from areaBOSTON (AP) � Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remain
Pollen suggests girl found dead on Boston beach is from area
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
BOSTON (AP) � Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remains were found stuffed in a bag on a Boston Harbor beach this summer lived in the area. The girl was named Baby Doe by investigators and is estimated to be 4 years old. Her... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Pollen suggests girl found dead on Boston beach is from areaBOSTON (AP) � Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remain
Pollen suggests girl found dead on Boston beach is from area
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 16 days ago
BOSTON (AP) � Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remains were found stuffed in a bag on a Boston Harbor beach this summer lived in the area. The girl was named Baby Doe by investigators and is estimated to be 4 years old. Her... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Pollen suggests girl found dead on Boston beach is from areaBOSTON (AP) — Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remain
Pollen suggests girl found dead on Boston beach is from area
Bennington Banner / Posted 16 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — Investigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remains were found stuffed in a bag on a Boston Harbor beach this summer lived in the area. The girl was named Baby Doe by investigators and is estimated to be 4 years old. Her... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Pollen on pants reveals new clues about 'Baby Doe'“Baby Doe” may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Pollen on pants reveals new clues about 'Baby Doe'
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 16 days ago
“Baby Doe” may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don’t even know whether her body spent time in the water. That’s what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Pollen indicates mystery girl likely from Boston areaBOSTON (AP) - Investigators say pollen indicates that the young girl whose rema
Pollen indicates mystery girl likely from Boston area
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 16 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Investigators say pollen indicates that the young girl whose remains were found on a Boston Harbor beach earlier this summer lived in the area. The girl, named Baby Doe by investigators, and estimated to be 4 years old, was found on... Read more
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FOX 25 Boston
Pollen indicates mystery girl likely from Boston areaBOSTON (AP) - Investigators say pollen indicates that the young girl whose rema
Pollen indicates mystery girl likely from Boston area
FOX 25 Boston / Posted 16 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Investigators say pollen indicates that the young girl whose remains were found on a Boston Harbor beach earlier this summer lived in the area. The girl, named Baby Doe by investigators, and estimated to be 4 years old, was found on... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Pollen tests on 'Baby Doe' reveal clues to her identifyThe remains of the little girl found on a Boston beach in June are now believed
Pollen tests on 'Baby Doe' reveal clues to her identify
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 16 days ago
The remains of the little girl found on a Boston beach in June are now believed by police to be from New England. NBC News is reporting that results of an analysis of pollen found on her body, suggests the girl was from the Boston area. Her body was... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Experts: 'Baby Doe' perhaps placed on Boston shoreline(CNN) -- "Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a ro
Experts: 'Baby Doe' perhaps placed on Boston shoreline
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
(CNN) -- "Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Expert: 'Baby Doe' maybe put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' maybe put on Boston shore
KY3 Springfield / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Expert: 'Baby Doe' maybe put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' maybe put on Boston shore
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Expert: 'Baby Doe' maybe put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' maybe put on Boston shore
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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News 8000
Expert: 'Baby Doe' maybe put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' maybe put on Boston shore
News 8000 / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
Local 10 Miami / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
KSPR Springfield / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
KTXS Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
KECI Missoula / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore | News - Home A 15-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 26 on the Warm Springs Indian
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
KTVZ Bend / Posted 16 days ago
| News - Home A 15-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 26 on the Warm Springs Indian Reservation was closed Wednesday afternoon after a passing vehicle apparently sparked several wildfires along the road,... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shore
Expert: 'Baby Doe' likely put on Boston shore
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 16 days ago
"Baby Doe" may not have gone far. In fact, while she was found on a rocky shoreline in Boston Harbor, experts don't even know whether her body spent time in the water. That's what experts think now based on the latest information they have on the... Read more
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