Melisa Kreismanis

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The Week in Review: The 50th Anniversary of the JFK Assassination

Inside Flipboard / November 22, 2013<p>This week marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The youngest elected …

We can't ignore the evidence: genes affect social mobility

<b>“The politically correct (scientifically incorrect) claim that genes do not significantly contribute to academic attainment is damaging”<br>©Bob</b> …

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Plastic Guns Made With 3-D Printers Pose New Security Concerns

Technology helps police solve crimes every day. But some innovations can also present new public safety concerns — and such is the case with guns built using 3-D printers.<p>Agents at the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives have spent months testing plastic weapons. And in findings …

Vatican suspends German 'Bishop of Bling'

Among the reported $42 million in expenditures by the bishop of Limburg: a $20,000 bathtub, $34,000 conference table and $4 million chapel.<p>BERLIN — Pope Francis has suspended a German bishop caught in a furor over a $42 million renovation to his residence that features lavish fixtures and artwork …

North Andover High Punishes Teen For Giving Drunken Pal Ride Home From Party

NORTH ANDOVER (CBS) — It’s tough for Eleanor Cox to talk about how heartbroken her daughter Erin is over the punishment she received for doing what …

Canada’s Alice Munro wins Nobel Prize for literature

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Alice Munro, a Canadian master of the short story revered as a thorough but forgiving chronicler of the human spirit, won the Nobel …

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West Roxbury teenager charged in Arborway crash that injured six

An 18-year-old West Roxbury man will face criminal charges for allegedly driving up to 80 miles per hour before a Sept. 6 crash on the Arborway in …

Miss America crowns 1st winner of Indian descent

She's the second consecutive New York beauty queen to take the Miss America title, but she's the first Indian-American to wear the national crown -- er, tiara -- atop her perfectly coiffed head.<p>"I was the first Indian Miss New York, and I'm so proud to be the first Indian Miss America," Nina …

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