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HEALTH “Coca Cola contains so much sugar, your body should vomit”

from The Telegraph - ... Based on research by health writer Wade Meredith, it explains that a 330ml can of Coca Cola contains so much sugar, your body should vomit - but the phosphoric acid "cuts the flavor", helping you keep the liquid down. After 40 minutes, your blood sugar has…
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Industrial Opioid Crisis – Mass First Responders Deploy 20,000 + Narcan Life Saving Doses in 2016

Opioid and Prescription Drug Abuse Crisis. Boston, MA: Like many states, Massachusetts is experiencing a prescription drug and heroin epidemic. Last year, more than 2,000 residents died of an overdose. Overdose deaths now outnumber those due to car accidents. Not only is this a public safety issue – it is…
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Independence Day Fireworks – Boston Strong Survivors Live Here, Please Be Courteous with Fireworks

Boston, MA: Fireworks launch over the Charles River in honor of Independence Day, July 4th. Stanley Brick / photo Special events taking place as part of the City of Boston’s annual July 4th celebration will require that vehicle traffic is prohibited and parking is restricted on select local streets in Boston. …
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4th of July Parade

Boston’s Annual Fourth of July Parade will begin at 9  on Tuesday.  An estimated 500 participants will march from City Hall and then: turn left onto Cambridge Street continue onto Tremont Street turn left onto Bromfield Street left on Washington Street right onto Court Street, pausing at the Old State…
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Boston 2018 $3.15 Billion Dollar Budget Signed

BOSTON, MA: Friday, June 30, 2017 - Mayor Martin J. Walsh today signed the City's $ billion Fiscal Year 2018 budget, which through strong fiscal management and strategic savings initiatives allows for further investment in quality City services in neighborhoods across Boston, and builds on the success of existing City programs.…
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Water Disasters – Hurricanes, Will You Evacuate? 148 Lost During Hurricane Sandy’s Atlantic Strike

Atlantic Strong - Hurricanes: Evacuate politely before or when police tell you to leave. Hurricane Sandy's Lower Atlantic Seacoast wind storm 30' surge resulted in 148 deaths by drowning, impalement, and crushing. Hurricane Sandy was a 4 hour near miss of Boston. NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RECOGNIZES BOSTON AS A STORMREADY CITY…
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Sail Boston Service members connect with Boston through volunteering

 BOSTON (Jun 17, 2017) USCGC Eagle (WIX-327) leads the Parade of Sails during Sail Boston 2017 off the port bow of USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41). USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41) and more than 50 Tall Ships from around the world are participating in Sail Boston 2017, a five-day maritime…
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BASEBALL GAME SHOOTING – Congressman and Staff Attacked

USSTRONG (dot) com - US STRONG - Alexandria, VA: Congressmen Steve Scalise, House of Representative Majority Whip (R-LA) and government staffers shot or injured at 7am baseball game practice by shooter with large gage rifle and pistol. Players dove into dugout for cover as 50-60 bullets crossed from security and shooter…
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