Kenneth Spence

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Cheat sheet: 10 states to watch in the battle for the Senate

Tuesday's election brings to an end a multibillion-dollar barrage of promises, threats, hysteria and retribution known collectively as the 2014 midterms.<p>Traditionally, such elections are the out-party's opportunity for payback against the party in power, and rarely has that been as true as it is …

New Hampshire

The Congressman Who Went Off the Grid

Roscoe Bartlett spent 20 years on Capitol Hill. Now he lives in a remote cabin in the woods, prepping for doomsday.<p>When Roscoe Bartlett was in Congress, he latched onto a particularly apocalyptic issue, one almost no one else ever seemed to talk about: America’s dangerously vulnerable power grid. …

Hackers crack major data firms, sell info to ID thieves, says report

An illegal, hacker-helmed identity-theft service called SSNDOB -- as in Social Security Number and date of birth -- compromises servers at several major US data brokers, according to a report.<p>An illegal service that sells personal data "on any U.S. resident" -- which can then be used for identity …

Identity Theft

5 Exercises You Think You Need—but Don't

Give up crunches—for good! Let these fitness pros help you find a more effective alternative for those and other exercises.<p>You Think You Need …

Kevin Garnett leaves Boston as mysteriously as when he arrived

The private, almost reclusive KG has skipped out of Boston without revealing anything more than his game did.<p>In the hectic chaos of a playoff series in New York, Kevin Garnett revealed his true self. While the rest of the media horde descended upon Shaquille O’Neal for their daily injury update …

Malala tells UN she will not be silenced by Taliban attack

Malala Yousafzai has she will not be silenced by terrorist threats, in an address to the United Nations on her 16th birthday that was her first public speech since being shot by the Taliban.<p>“Let us pick up our books and pens,” said the Pakistani teenager, who was shot in the head by a Taliban …