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Aerial spraying of 6 communities will be repeated

Massachusetts health officials announced that planes will again take to the skies to spray the communities against EEE-carrying mosquitoes.

// Loughner to spend life in prison after guilty pleas

Jared Lee Loughner pleaded guilty to killing six people and wounding 13 others, including then-congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, and will be sentenced to life in prison under an agreement.

// In postings, Wis. gunman left trail of hate

Wade M. Page posted frequent comments on Internet forums for skinheads, urging members to “stop hiding behind the computer or making excuses.”

Warren backs off demand that Brown release more tax returns

Senator Scott Brown has already released six years of tax returns while Elizabeth Warren has refused to release more than four years of her filings.

8-7-2012: Boston, MA: Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester fires a first inning pitch. The Boston Red Sox hosted the Texas Rangers in an MLB regular season game at Fenway Park. section: sports (Globe Staff Photo/Jim Davis)

Rangers 6, Red Sox 3

Red Sox falter against the Rangers

The Rangers broke through for two runs in the sixth and seventh innings to ruin Jon Lester’s strong outing, and then added insurance runs to even the series at Fenway.

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