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Boston school chief to propose school networks

Boston Superintendent Carol R. Johnson said the networks would help principals do their jobs better and provide more targeted support to students and teachers.

Developer Steve Wynn appeared with Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. in Everett on Wednesday and toured the 37-acre parcel once occupied by Monsanto Chemical Co. that Wynn is considering as a site for a casino.

Wynn considers Everett casino bid

Developer Steve Wynn on Wednesday toured a 37-acre parcel once occupied by Monsanto Chemical Co. that he is considering as a site for a casino.

Winning numbers in $550m Powerball jackpot are chosen

The numbers for the jackpot were 5-16-22-23-29 and a Powerball of 6, but it wasn’t immediately clear if there were any winners.

A fire destroyed the Cocoanut Grove Night Club and killed hundreds on Nov. 28, 1942.

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The Cocoanut Grove fire — a survivor’s tale

John Heyman was inside the Boston night club 70 years ago when a fire broke out, killing 492 people. He was one of the lucky ones who escaped with his life.

Dempsey, a 14-year-old blond Labrador retriever, owned by Kevan and Sheila Cunningham, rests on his special bed.

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Old dogs, new ways to baby them

Our dogs are living longer thanks to veterinary advances, healthier food, and owners committed to their well-being.

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// 5 tips for your Instagram cocktail pics

If you must post Instagram pictures of every cocktail you order, at least make the pictures good.

Celtics players, including Rajon Rondo (obscured), confronted Kris Humphries of the Nets just before the end of the second quarter, setting off a fight that led to three ejections.

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Rajon Rondo ejected in Celtics’ loss to the Nets

Rondo was ejected after a fight just before halftime, ending his streak of 37 games with at least 10 assists and creating the possibility of a suspension.