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Bill Belichick Lays Down The Law: Patriots Players Must Make Most Of Opportunities

Bill Belichick is not a man to be trifled with. The hard-nosed New England Patriots coach was not amused when running back Jonas Gray showed up late for practice on Friday. Belichick has a long-standing rule about punctuality: If a player does not report to the facility on time, that player will not get to practice that day. Even though …

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Snowy Owls Drifting Deeper South

The snowy owl, typically a resident of the Arctic, has been delving further south as of late, and has been spotted in parts of the New England region of the northeastern United States. The wayward owls have come south due to a phenomenon known as irruption, which is an abrupt increase in numbers of a species when natural ecological balances …

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Sam Berns, 17-Year-Old With Progeria, Dies Friday

Sam Berns, a Massachusetts teen diagnosed with progeria, died Friday evening from complications stemming from his condition, the Progeria Research Foundation announced. Berns was just 17-years-old at the time of his death. but had already touched more lives than many of us ever do, with his consistently sunny and optimistic outlook on life. “All in all, I don’t waste energy …

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New England Patriots Squeak By Falcons, In Atlanta

The New England Patriots have certainly struggled in the early part of the 2013 season, but they were able to pull out and win their game yesterday against the Atlanta Falcons. While the team is 4-0 after the win, they have had some real scares early this season, against the Jets and Bills especially. The streak continued and even though …

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The “Yankee Clipper” Hurricane of 1938 Remembered

Today marks the 75th anniversary of the New England Hurricane of 1938, which was also called the “Great New England Hurricane,” the “Yankee Clipper” and the “Long Island Express.” It was the first major hurricane to hit New England since 1869, and is second to Hurricane Sandy of 2012, in regards to a dollar amount on property damage. The Yankee …

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