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Thursday, April 5, 2012
The Red Sox will face the Detroit Tigers in Michigan on Thursday. (AP)

Red Sox Season Begins

The Red Sox season finally begins, as the Sox meet the Detroit Tigers in Game 1 of the 2012 season. How influential will new manager Bobby Valentine be?

Doctors Target Overtreatment And Avoidable Care

A panel of doctors have recommend 45 medical exams and procedures be less routinely given.

The American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation listed 45 problem items that they say doctors and patients should question. (AP)

Weekend Picks: Little Match Girl Edition

This week’s Weekend Picks include Passions, electronic music, theatre and art inspired by exile.

Oil on cavas by Enrique Flores-Galbis (Courtesy of YES.OUI.SI)

Jamaica Plain’s Dodecagonal House

We visit a 12-sided house in Jamaica Plain with the current owner, who’s giving a lecture this weekend about living in the unique abode.

View of the house from Cranston St. Note the hexagonal shingles. (Adam Ragusea/WBUR)

What Became Of ‘The American Century’?

The 21-century was supposed to be “The American Century.” Political historian and BU Professor Andrew Bacevich says the American Century is already coming to a close.


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