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Gas Prices Drop In Mass.

Massachusetts gasoline prices are down a nickel per gallon.

AAA Southern New England reports Monday that the cost of a gallon of self-serve regular has dropped 5 cents to an average of $3.62.

The current price is 6 cents per gallon lower than a month ago and 9 cents lower than at the same time last year, but still a nickel higher than the national average

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Turn Your Extra Bedrooms Into An Income Earning Bed And Breakfast

Do you have extra bedrooms that are not being utilized? Would you consider converting the space into a casual bed and breakfast and make yourself a cool $20,000 extra pocket cash a year?  

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Scratch Ticket Worth $15 Million Sold In Fairhaven

There is still a buzz around the Valero Gas Station at Route Six and Bridge Street in Fairhaven.

According to the owner, he sold a $15 million winning scratch ticket last Wednesday to a 35 year old man who is a regular customer

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Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images

Massachusetts To Receive Windfall From Citigroup

Massachusetts is getting an almost $46 million share of a $7 billion federal-state settlement over Citigroup's mortgage-backed security activities.

In the deal announced Monday, Citigroup will make a $4 billion civil monetary payment to the Justice Department, and another $500 million in compensatory payments to state attorneys general and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp

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Photo by Chris Covatta/Getty Images

LeBron James Takes His Talents To Cleveland

LeBron James is going back to play basketball in his home state, telling
Sports Illustrated that he has decided to make a return to Ohio to again play
for the Cavaliers.

James' decision has ended the speculation about where the four-time MVP would
play next, conjecture that had grown to a fever pitch over the past days and
weeks

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How Much Does The American Dream Cost? [VIDEO]

Is the American Dream becoming out of reach for the average family?

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Construction At A Toll Brothers Development Ahead Of Housing Starts Figures
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State Chips In $84 Million For Affordable Housing Projects

Two dozen affordable housing projects across Massachusetts will receive nearly $84 million from the state.

Gov. Deval Patrick said the money will help build or preserve more than 1,300 units of affordable housing while creating 2,000 construction jobs

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Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images

Dow Climbs Over 17,000 For First Time In History

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is above the 17-thousand mark at the end of trading on Wall Street for the first time in history.

The Dow hit the milestone right after the opening bell today following the release of a strong June jobs report

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Where’s the Payoff?

As a recent college graduate, I am now familiar with the dread of student loans hanging over me like a dark cloud. I realize that it will take me quite some time to pay for the education that I received, but I know that it was worthwhile because I have the potential to make more money over the rest of my working life

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Market Basket Management Team Ousted

The Market Basket grocery chain board has removed the company president and two other top executives after months of in-fighting.

The board said Monday that Arthur T. Demoulas, ``was not re-elected president and will not retain any management responsibilities moving forward

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