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Lonely pets: Easing anxiety

Now that kids are heading back to school, pets may have trouble coping with new schedules and empty houses.

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Photos: Search of squalid home

A search was underway Friday at a squalid home in Blackstone, MA where the bodies of three infants were found among vermin and piles of soil…