Prosecutors say Hernandez DNA found at murder scene

Aaron Hernandez (center) listened during his trial on Thursday.

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A marijuana joint found next to murder victim Odin Lloyd allegedly contained both his DNA and that of Aaron Hernandez.

// Tom Lentz to step down as director of Harvard Art Museums

Lentz announced his intention to resign just two months after the opening of the new Harvard Art Museums on Quincy Street.

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Amy Poehler celebrated at Hasty Pudding parade

After the parade, the Burlington native will receive her Pudding Pot award during an evening roast.

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// KFC’s ‘Double Down Dog’ takes a bite out of the Internet

The belly-busting hot dog/fried chicken combo is available in limited supply at KFC’s outposts in the Philippines.

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The Blizzard of 2015: A score card

The year’s first major snowstorm was a test of politicians and the public.

// Father asks Calif. school district to bar unvaccinated students

Carl Krawitt’s son Rhett, 6, has leukemia and is vulnerable to infection and unable to be vaccinated.

Two upcoming storms to drop up to 6 inches of snow each

The storms are expected to hit after midnight Thursday into Friday and Sunday into Monday.

// Former head of BPD pushes for more domestic spying

Edward Davis is among a group calling for more intelligence gathering programs to detect “homegrown” extremists.

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Super Bowl secondary ticket prices hit a record high

Prices to see the Patriots face off against the Seahawks on the secondary market ranged from $5,998 to $19,000.

The NFL has hired the physics department at Columbia University to get to the bottom of this DeflateGate mess.

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Indianapolis reporter at center of Deflategate

“Feedback? Hell, it’s been a tsunami of hatred,” said Bob Kravitz, who hasn’t exactly been the most popular man with Patriots fans.

// Devin McCourty says Patriots still think of Aaron Hernandez

“It’s kind of hard for you not to think about it, he was a former teammate of ours,” said the veteran Patriots safety.

Bystanders kicked in windows to help passengers out of a smoke-filled Red-Line train at Quincy Station.

Smoke-filled train causes panic, severe delays on Red Line

Bystanders kicked in windows to help passengers out of a smoke-filled Red Line train at Quincy Station, according to witnesses.

// Trooper testifies at hearing in Philip Chism case

Steven Buccheri wiped his eyes while describing the injuries found on slain Danvers teacher Colleen Ritzer.


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// Remembering Auschwitz

On the 70th anniversary of liberation, a survivor’s journey is a reminder to recall each victim’s story of strength.

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Massive snowstorm hits the Northeast

The storm blasted the region with wind-whipped snow that piled nearly three-feet high in some places.

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