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Thomas Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor, dead at 71

The longest-serving mayor in Boston history who led the city after the 2013 marathon bombing, has died.

FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2013, file photo, Boston Mayor Thomas Menino speaks at Faneuil Hall in Boston. Menino is retiring after serving for two decades, and a preliminary election scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, will whittle the field of 12 candidates down to two for the Nov. 5 final.

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Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino has died

Boston's longest-serving mayor Tom Menino has died after a lengthy battle with cancer.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

Cook wrote a column published on Thursday and said he hopes that his declaration can help others.

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The best #ChevyGuy tweets from the World Series

World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was awarded a new truck with "technology and stuff" by a very nervous Chevy employee and Twitter took notice.

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U.S. economy grows 3.5% in third quarter

A smaller trade deficit and a surge in defense spending buoyed U.S. economic growth in the third quarter.

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WATCH: Ice Cube teaches Elmo a new word

There was a time when parents would have freaked out to hear their kids were learning words from Ice Cube.

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Meghan Trainor has beat Michael Jackson

The "All About That Bass" singer is the first Epic Records artist to score eight weeks at No. 1 on the pop charts.

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Daniel Radcliffe ‘raps’ the alphabet

The "Harry Potter" star performs the tongue-twisting "Alphabet Aerobics" and it's hilarious.

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Phil Collins: Genesis reunion will ‘never’ happen

Phil Collins has ruled out a reunion of the classic Genesis line-up because he can never play the drums again.

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Chris Brown settles two lawsuits

The R&B singer has settled two civil suits stemming from separate altercations last year.

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Dog ‘arrests’ owner

A man's own dog helps police bust him on drug charges.

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NFL seeks to dismiss ex-players’ painkillers suit

The lawsuit, filed by former players, alleges teams gave them powerful painkillers to keep them on the playing field.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the biggest headlines in sports today, Thursday, Oct. 30.

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London eyes NFL team

An NFL franchise in London could generate more than $250 million a year for Britain, according to a new study.

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NBA’s Taylor pleads guilty in domestic assault

Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic assault.

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Mary-Kate Olsen is a married woman

The former "Full House" star has reportedly married her longtime boyfriend.

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Slipknot tops Billboard album chart, Taylor Swift eyes record debut

Heavy metal rockers Slipknot took the lead on the weekly chart, a week ahead of Taylor Swift's projected year's biggest album opening.

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Katt Williams, rap mogul Suge Knight arrested in robbery case

The pair were arrested on suspicion of stealing a camera from a photographer last month.

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Americans may still see some Ebola cases

Americans could continue to see cases of Ebola in the U.S. until the outbreak in West Africa is contained.

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in Lifestyle

Dallas man’s ‘Ebola’ house draws criticism in virus-hit city

The house has been transformed with blue plastic barrels, bio-hazard stickers, yellow caution tape and the word "QUARANTINE."

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11 awkward Thanksgiving jokes

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Worried about spending quality time with family this weekend? Cut the dinner table tension with a delightfully awful Thanksgiving zinger.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 26

FILE - In this March 5, 2009 file photo, Michael Jackson is shown at a press conference in London. Testimony from AEG Live executive Paul Gongaware on his interactions with Jackson and his negotiations with the singer’s doctor dominated the fifth week of a civil case against the company filed by the superstar’s mother, Katherine. On Tuesday May 28, 2013, Gongaware reluctantly acknowledged that he negotiated the $150,000 per month rate that Jackson’s doctor expected to be paid to serve on the “This Is It” tour.

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Documentary on Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain to air on HBO

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The first documentary made with the cooperation of Kurt Cobain's family will be released next year.

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PHOTOS: Macy’s Parade through the years

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For 88 years the iconic Macy's Parade has been a Thanksgiving tradition.

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William Shatner needs your help to publish his book

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The "Star Trek" star wants to publish a book explaining the mysteries of modern technology.

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