Boston College NCAA college football quarterback Tyler Murphy steps back after handing off the ball during practice on media day Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 in Boston. (AP Photo/Boston Herald, Nancy Lane)

BC’s hopes ride on QB Tyler Murphy

Eagles coach, Steve Addazio is trying to replace the school’s all-time leading rusher, receiver and scorer after taking the program to a bow…

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Eating out costs you 200 calories

The study concludes that eating at both fast food and full-service restaurants leads to “significant increases in energy, sugar, saturated f…

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Vibrio vulnificus: A summertime bacteria

Most at risk for severe illness and death from Vibrio vulnificus are people with a weakened immune system or who suffer from chronic liver d…