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Gov. Patrick Proposes Two Locations To House Migrant Children

Gov. Deval Patrick has proposed two locations in Massachusetts to shelter unaccompanied children crossing the nation's southern border.

Patrick said Friday that Camp Edwards military base on Cape Cod and Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee will be reviewed by officials from the U

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Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Patrick says Cape Cod Base Considered for Secure Detention Facility

Gov. Deval Patrick says he has still not made a final decision on whether Massachusetts will shelter some of the unaccompanied children crossing the nation's southern border illegally.

Patrick did confirm on Thursday that the Camp Edwards military base on Cape Cod was among the possible sites being considered for a secure detention facility

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What’s The Ideal Age To Teach Your Children To Swim?

We brought our kids to the YMCA when they were infants to introduce them to swimming! I can still hear my mother scolding me that they were too young to be taught.

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Before Talking, Babies’ Brains Rehearse

Babies rehearse how to talk long before saying their first words. Babies begin to distinguish speech patterns and sounds as early as seven months.

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How Can You Survive Dangerous Rip Currents? [VIDEO]

Every year, swimmers drown in treacherous rip currents, because they don't know how to escape them. The real danger with rip currents is not that you are getting pulled away from the shore, but how you react!

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Zodiac Killer’s Son Finds Closure For His Past [REVIEW]

If you love true crime stories by authors like Ann Rule, Vincent Bugliosi and Joe McGinniss, then you will love The Most Dangerous Animal of All: Searching for My Father and Finding the Zodiac Killer by Gary Stewart and Susan Mustafa.

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Opie Needs More Play Time

If any of you are looking for a fun-loving, easygoing pet to bring into your family, then look no further than Opie.

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Owners Of Lebanese Kitchen Pledge To Come Back

The owners of a popular South End restaurant, destroyed Friday in a fire, say they'll be back in business soon.  The owners of the Lebanese Kitchen and their family also lived in the building, and lost everything in the fire

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The Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project Goes To Boston

Do you enjoy walking barefoot on the beaches near or around the coastline of Massachusetts?

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Obama: Migrant Children Will Not Be Able To Stay

President Obama says the majority of unaccompanied migrant children crossing the southwest border will not be able to stay in the U.S.  Obama said that people illegally crossing the border are being apprehended in large numbers and the government is working to make sure they are being housed and processed appropriately

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