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Frenzied Atmosphere for Series Game 1

Boston (BU News Service) -- The streets surrounding Fenway Park quickly filled up with devoted fans awaiting Game 1 of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St.

Federal agencies warn against counterfeit decorative contact lenses

WASHINGTON, D.C. — With Halloween rapidly approaching, federal officials are warning the public about the dangers associated with counterfeit decorative contact lenses.

Woman carries hurt pit bull down mountain

Phoenix, AZ (KPHO) -- An Arizona woman spent one hour carrying a nearly dead, 47-pound pit bull down a mountainside, the Arizona Humane Society said. Andi Davis discovered the animal, who had been shot, while she was hiking near 20th Street and Du

ICE issues nationwide search for man who received, distributed child porn

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement team has issued a nationwide search for a man who is wanted for receiving and distributing child pornography.

The Tale Of The Tape: Red Sox vs. Cardinals

Boston, MA (Boston University) -- After seven and a half months of nightly baseball, cross-country flights, and memorable moments, the 109th World Series kicks off Wednesday night at Fenway Park, when the Boston Red Sox host the St.

4 charged in connection to fight at Jets-Patriots game

Four people have been charged in connection with a fight between fans caught on camera at an NFL game on Sunday, including the woman who was seen in the video being punched in the face, according to police. Amanda MacDowell, 25; Jaclyn Nugent, 26

Another blond girl removed from Roma family, this time in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland (CNN) -- The Roma couple from whom a 7-year-old girl was removed by Irish police said Wednesday that they have given DNA samples to authorities and hope to be reunited with their daughter soon. Police say they're not convinced the

FDA to vets: Watch out for jerky pet treats; some linked to illness, death

If you feed your pet a jerky treat and it gets sick or dies, the Food and Drug Administration wants to hear from you.

Baby Prince George is christened, 7 godparents named

LONDON (CNN) -- Prince George made his first public appearance in three months Wednesday, as he arrived with his parents, Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, for his christening at St.