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  1. Did A Court Just Recognize Chimpanzees As 'Legal Persons'? It Depends Who You AskRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Switched

    Lawyers suing for the freedom of two chimpanzees used in biomedical research are celebrating a court order issued on Monday . But some legal professionals caution that their excitement is premature.


  2. Lelisa Desisa Is The Men's Winner Of The 2015 Boston MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Switched

    Ethiopia's Lelisa Desisa was the winner of the men's 2015 Boston Marathon on Monday. His unofficial time was 2:09:17.


  3. Snow Sculpture Bids Boston's Endless Winter Goodbye With A Wicked Awesome MessageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Switched

    After a relentlessly snowy and seemingly endless winter for Boston, a positive message has risen from one of the city's last remaining snowbanks. On Sunday morning , a large snow sculpture that read " B Strong " appeared in Boston Common.


  4. Tsarnaev Brothers Go From Calm To Panicked In 2 SecondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Switched

    Inside a gas station mini-market, a lanky young man grabs canned drinks from a fridge and a few bags of snack food. Curly hair pokes out from under the shopper's hooded sweatshirt as he strolls the aisles stroking his chin.


  5. High School Dean Shaun Harrison Accused Of Shooting Student Who Allegedly Peddled Drugs For HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Switched

    A Boston educator and pastor is accused of shooting a student who was allegedly selling marijuana as part of the suspect's drug operation. Rev. Shaun O. Harrison, the dean of students at English High School, was known as a prominent anti-gang activist on campus, according to The Boston Globe .


  6. 'The Innocence..Is Gone': Accused Marathon Bomber Heads To CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Switched

    In this image from video provided by WBZ TV, a bomb explodes near the finish line of the Boston Marathon in Boston on Monday, April 15, 2013. MANDATORY CREDIT Almost two years ago, two tightly packed pressure cookers unleashed a storm of ball bearings and nails that ended three lives and ripped off legs at the crowded finish line of the 117th Boston marathon .


  7. Cuddly Comfort Dogs At Airport Help Passengers De-Stress During Ruff Holiday TravelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Switched

    Stressed-out holiday travelers at one of the country's busiest airports are getting a dose of comfort and joy, thanks to a crew of lovable, huggable golden retrievers. Half a dozen goldens from the Lutheran Church Charities' K-9 ministry recently set up in Terminal 1 at Chicago O'Hare International Airport.


  8. 'Eat More Kale' Guy Beats Chick-fil-A In Trademark BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Switched

    A Vermont T-shirt maker has been granted a trademark for the phrase "Eat More Kale," a decision the state's governor on Friday hailed as a victory for "the little guy" over a "corporate bully." Bo Muller-Moore, who lives in Montpelier, had been ordered to cease using the phrase on T-shirts and other merchandise by the fried chicken chain Chick-fil-A, on the grounds it violated its trademarked slogan, "Eat Mor Chikn."


  9. Obama: Tom Menino Was 'Bold, Big-Hearted, And Boston Strong'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Switched

    OCTOBER 30: U.S. President Barack Obama received a Boston Red Sox hat from Boston Mayor Thomas Menino while Governor Deval Patrick greeted Rep. John Tierney after he exited Air Force One after landing at Boston Logan Airport on his way to Faneuil Hall to bolster support for his national health care law in Boston, Mass. on Wednesday, October 30, 2013.


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