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BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts residents were sloshing their way through a messy winter storm that descended on the state on the day many people take to the highways for Thanksgiving travel.
Many older people silently harbor a blood "pre-cancer" - a gene mutation acquired during their lifetime that could start them on the path to leukemia, lymphoma or other blood disease, scientists have discovered. It opens a new frontier on early detection and possibly someday preventing these cancers, which become more common with age.
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - A sloppy mix of rain and snow rolled into the Northeast on Wednesday just as millions of Americans began the big Thanksgiving getaway, grounding hundreds of flights and turning highways hazardous along the congested Washington-to-Boston corridor.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - NFL Players Association records show New England special teams captain Matthew Slater has signed a two-year contract extension.
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Jabarie Hinds scored 14 points and had five assists to lead Massachusetts to a 79-54 victory over Northeastern in the Hall of Fame Tip Off Classic on Wednesday.
Ford 2-7 2-2 7, Stahl 2-6 0-0 4, Eatherton 5-10 0-2 11, Walker 5-10 3-3 14, Williams 6-10 0-1 12, Marshall 0-1 0-0 0, Donnelly 0-2 0-0 0, Begley 1-4 0-0 2, Hill 0-0 0-0 0, Abakah 0-3 0-0 0, Spencer 1-6 2-2 4. Totals 22-59 7-10 54.