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NBC News
Drug monopolies drive prices higher, doctors sayin the U.S., they make up 72 percent of drug spending, doctors note in a paper
Drug monopolies drive prices higher, doctors say
NBC News / Posted 45 minutes ago
in the U.S., they make up 72 percent of drug spending, doctors note in a paper in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). Between 2008 and 2015, prices for the most commonly used brand name drugs surged 164 percent in the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Meet the Chairman of the Boardand lots of other activities. The entertainment lineup includes the Green Harbo
Meet the Chairman of the Board
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 8 hours ago
and lots of other activities. The entertainment lineup includes the Green Harbor Roots and Blues Festival on Sunday and the North River Blues Festival Aug. 27-28. Find out more at marshfieldfair.org. WEDNESDAY Project Arts summer concert series... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Rattlers fan Michele Staples finds strength in cancer battlerow in a teal “One L's Army” shirt, to receive what has been her best therapy s
Rattlers fan Michele Staples finds strength in cancer battle
The Arizona Republic / Posted 19 hours ago
row in a teal “One L's Army” shirt, to receive what has been her best therapy since she learned she had stage 4 ovarian cancer a day before the Rattlers began their season April 1. It is a chance to get away from her troubles for a while, to... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Pay a call on the Adams familyand lots of other activities. The entertainment lineup includes the Green Harbo
GO GUIDE: Pay a call on the Adams family
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
and lots of other activities. The entertainment lineup includes the Green Harbor Roots and Blues Festival on Sunday and the North River Blues Festival Aug. 27-28. Find out more at marshfieldfair.org. TUESDAY Ron Della Chiesa will present his... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Quincy August Moon Festivalhosted by Quincy Asian Resources Inc. will open with a traditional Lion Dance a
GO GUIDE: Quincy August Moon Festival
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
hosted by Quincy Asian Resources Inc. will open with a traditional Lion Dance at 11 a.m. in the parking lot of the North Quincy Center MBTA station. The event will feature live entertainment, amusements, food vendors, activities and... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Head to the Marshfield Fairgames, food and lots of other activities. Music includes the Green Harbor Roots
GO GUIDE: Head to the Marshfield Fair
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
games, food and lots of other activities. Music includes the Green Harbor Roots and Blues Festival on Aug. 21 and the North River Blues Festival Aug. 27-28. Find out more at marshfieldfair.org. Olympic-caliber equestrians will compete at the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Head to the Marshfield FairThe fair continues through Sunday, Aug. 28 and also includes the Green Harbor R
GO GUIDE: Head to the Marshfield Fair
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
The fair continues through Sunday, Aug. 28 and also includes the Green Harbor Roots and Blues Festival on Aug. 21 and the North River Blues Festival Aug. 27-28. Find out more at www.marshfieldfair.org. The Quincy Farmers Market takes place each... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Joani Blank, feminist activist who founded Good Vibrations, diesWhen Joani Blank, founder of San Francisco’s sex shop Good Vibrations, learned
Joani Blank, feminist activist who founded Good Vibrations, dies
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
When Joani Blank, founder of San Francisco’s sex shop Good Vibrations, learned that she was dying of pancreatic cancer in June, she decided to approach death the way she had approached sex: no-nonsense and full steam ahead. Ms. Blank died Aug. 6... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Check out an equestrian showThe fair continues through Sunday, Aug. 28 and also includes the Green Harbor R
GO GUIDE: Check out an equestrian show
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
The fair continues through Sunday, Aug. 28 and also includes the Green Harbor Roots and Blues Festival on Aug. 21 and the North River Blues Festival Aug. 27-28. Find out more at www.marshfieldfair.org. The Quincy Farmers Market takes place each... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Try a pie at PizzapaloozaThe fair continues through Sunday, Aug. 28 and also includes the Green Harbor R
GO GUIDE: Try a pie at Pizzapalooza
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
The fair continues through Sunday, Aug. 28 and also includes the Green Harbor Roots and Blues Festival on Aug. 21 and the North River Blues Festival Aug. 27-28. Find out more at www.marshfieldfair.org. The Quincy Farmers Market takes place each... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Try a pie at PizzapaloozaSept. 4, with a reception at 6 p.m. Sept. 1. Stockbridge is a former Scituate r
GO GUIDE: Try a pie at Pizzapalooza
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 7 days ago
Sept. 4, with a reception at 6 p.m. Sept. 1. Stockbridge is a former Scituate resident and preisdent of the Scituate Art Association, lives in Mattapoisett. Audubon summer programs: 9:30-11 a.m., every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday in August,... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Tour America's oldest churchSept. 4, with a reception at 6 p.m. Sept. 1. Stockbridge is a former Scituate r
GO GUIDE: Tour America's oldest church
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
Sept. 4, with a reception at 6 p.m. Sept. 1. Stockbridge is a former Scituate resident and preisdent of the Scituate Art Association, lives in Mattapoisett. Audubon summer programs: 9:30-11 a.m., every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday in August,... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Enjoy a concertSept. 4, with a reception at 6 p.m. Sept. 1. Stockbridge is a former Scituate r
GO GUIDE: Enjoy a concert
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 9 days ago
Sept. 4, with a reception at 6 p.m. Sept. 1. Stockbridge is a former Scituate resident and preisdent of the Scituate Art Association, lives in Mattapoisett. WEDNESDAY A PizzaPalooza event, organized by the Weymouth Chamber of Commerce, will... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Treat yourself to lobsterSept. 4, with a reception at 6 p.m. Sept. 1. Stockbridge is a former Scituate r
GO GUIDE: Treat yourself to lobster
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 10 days ago
Sept. 4, with a reception at 6 p.m. Sept. 1. Stockbridge is a former Scituate resident and preisdent of the Scituate Art Association, lives in Mattapoisett. WEDNESDAY A PizzaPalooza event, organized by the Weymouth Chamber of Commerce, will... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: See an original in Hinghamacross the state. Today, Aug.12 here’s where you can visit for free: MIT Museum
GO GUIDE: See an original in Hingham
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 11 days ago
across the state. Today, Aug.12 here’s where you can visit for free: MIT Museum, Cambridge. Museum of the NCAAA, Boston. Concord Museum. Garden in the Woods, Framingham. Metropolitan Waterworks Museum, Boston. Emily Dickinson Museum,... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Take a fancy to Curragh's bandacross the state. Today, Aug.12 here’s where you can visit for free: MIT Museum
GO GUIDE: Take a fancy to Curragh's band
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 12 days ago
across the state. Today, Aug.12 here’s where you can visit for free: MIT Museum, Cambridge. Museum of the NCAAA, Boston. Concord Museum. Garden in the Woods, Framingham. Metropolitan Waterworks Museum, Boston. Emily Dickinson Museum,... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Take a fancy to Curragh’s bandacross the state. Today, Aug.12 here’s where you can visit for free: MIT Museum
GO GUIDE: Take a fancy to Curragh’s band
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
across the state. Today, Aug.12 here’s where you can visit for free: MIT Museum, Cambridge. Museum of the NCAAA, Boston. Concord Museum. Garden in the Woods, Framingham. Metropolitan Waterworks Museum, Boston. Emily Dickinson Museum,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNAA to Discuss Political Climate in Ugandaclimate in Uganda will be the major topic of discussion as more than 3,000 Ugan
UNAA to Discuss Political Climate in Uganda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
climate in Uganda will be the major topic of discussion as more than 3,000 Ugandans meet for the 28th Annual Ugandan North American Association (UNAA) Convention and Trade Expo in Boston, USA, slated for next month. The 28th convention will... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Music at sunsetacross the state. Today, Aug.12 here’s where you can visit for free: MIT Museum
GO GUIDE: Music at sunset
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 14 days ago
across the state. Today, Aug.12 here’s where you can visit for free: MIT Museum, Cambridge. Museum of the NCAAA, Boston. Concord Museum. Garden in the Woods, Framingham. Metropolitan Waterworks Museum, Boston. Emily Dickinson Museum,... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Music at sunsetin Quincy and a community health fair in Hull. The free celebrations will take
GO GUIDE: Music at sunset
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 15 days ago
in Quincy and a community health fair in Hull. The free celebrations will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at Manet’s North Quincy facility at 110 Squantum St.; on Tuesday, Aug. 9 at Manet, Houghs Neck, 1193 Sea St.; on Thursday, Aug. 11 at... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Don't miss 'Annie'Sunday at Marina Bay Corporate Park, 500 Victory Road, Quincy. The annual event
GO GUIDE: Don't miss 'Annie'
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 16 days ago
Sunday at Marina Bay Corporate Park, 500 Victory Road, Quincy. The annual event features work by independent artists, art association members, and affiliated group members, including Braintree Art Association, Brockton Council on Aging, Canton Art... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Chautauqua Institution Presents ‘Pushing Our Bodies’ Limits’perspective. He is a co-founder of the International Society for Science and Re
Chautauqua Institution Presents ‘Pushing Our Bodies’ Limits’
The Post-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
perspective. He is a co-founder of the International Society for Science and Religion and works actively with the American Association for the Advancement of Science to help seminary faculty across the country to incorporate the natural sciences... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Don't miss 'Annie'Sunday at Marina Bay Corporate Park, 500 Victory Road, Quincy. The annual event
GO GUIDE: Don't miss 'Annie'
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 16 days ago
Sunday at Marina Bay Corporate Park, 500 Victory Road, Quincy. The annual event features work by independent artists, art association members, and affiliated group members, including Braintree Art Association, Brockton Council on Aging, Canton Art... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Celebrate in ScituateSunday at Marina Bay Corporate Park, 500 Victory Road, Quincy. The annual event
GO GUIDE: Celebrate in Scituate
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 17 days ago
Sunday at Marina Bay Corporate Park, 500 Victory Road, Quincy. The annual event features work by independent artists, art association members, and affiliated group members, including Braintree Art Association, Brockton Council on Aging, Canton Art... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Celebrate in Scituatethe state. Today, here’s where you can visit for free: Harvard Museum of Natura
GO GUIDE: Celebrate in Scituate
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 18 days ago
the state. Today, here’s where you can visit for free: Harvard Museum of Natural History, Cambridge. Old State House, Boston. Greenway Carousel, Boston. Springfield Museum. Historic Deerfield. Hancock Shaker Village, Pittsfield. The Old Manse,... Read more
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Slate
There’s a Powerful Law to Protect Farmworkers From Poor Treatment, but the Government Barely Uses Ita gymnast or marathoner. He rents a room in an apartment for $625 a month just
There’s a Powerful Law to Protect Farmworkers From Poor Treatment, but the Government Barely Uses It
Slate / Posted 21 days ago
a gymnast or marathoner. He rents a room in an apartment for $625 a month just outside of Oxnard, a coastal city 60 miles north of Los Angeles, which he shares with his wife and four children. A family of five rents the other room. He has a bank... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Non-profit news: Week of August 1, 2016for Animals Network will host an outdoor flea market at Living World Reformed C
Non-profit news: Week of August 1, 2016
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 22 days ago
for Animals Network will host an outdoor flea market at Living World Reformed Church, 21 Pleasant View Drive, North Haledon from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 6. To reserve a space call Paula at 973-423-2047. Flat Rock Brook Nature... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankingstechnical matters, acknowledges that the ratings don't reflect cutting edge car
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankings
KERA North Texas / Posted 26 days ago
technical matters, acknowledges that the ratings don't reflect cutting edge care, such as the latest techniques to battle cancer. Still, it has held firm in publishing the rankings, saying that consumers need a simple way to objectively gauge... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankingstechnical matters, acknowledges that the ratings don't reflect cutting edge car
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankings
KPBS San Diego / Posted 26 days ago
technical matters, acknowledges that the ratings don't reflect cutting edge care, such as the latest techniques to battle cancer. Still, it has held firm in publishing the rankings, saying that consumers need a simple way to objectively gauge... Read more
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MedCity News
New Medicare whole-hospital quality ratings contain some surprisesreplacements. There were more five-star hospitals in Lincoln, Nebraska, and La
New Medicare whole-hospital quality ratings contain some surprises
MedCity News / Posted 27 days ago
replacements. There were more five-star hospitals in Lincoln, Nebraska, and La Jolla, California, than in New York City or Boston. Memorial Hermann Hospital System in Houston and Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, were two of the only nationally... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 22The NHL lockout that had cost the league its entire 2004-05 season, comes to an
July 22
KECI Missoula / Posted 1 months ago
The NHL lockout that had cost the league its entire 2004-05 season, comes to an end with team owners and the NHL Players Association ratifying a new collective bargaining agreement. The lockout, which stretched for more than 10 months, made the... Read more

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