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    Archaeologists Think They Found Original Pilgrim Settlement
    UMass Boston

    Archaeologists have pinpointed what they think is the exact spot where the Pilgrims lived in the years after landing in the New World.

    Every American schoolchild knows the Pilgrims landed in Plymouth in 1620, but exactly where has been elusive.

    Archaeologists from the University of Massachusetts Boston tell The Boston Globe they have discovered what is believed to be part of the original settlement, based on the discovery of a calf's bones, musket balls, ceramics and brownish soil where a wooden post once stood.

    UMass Boston professor David Landon says the discoveries are compelling evidence that a sliver of the original settlement existed at what's known as Burial Hill.

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    A viral video of minor league baseball dog delivering water at a Fort Wayne TinCaps game has surfaced on Twitter.

    Video of 'Jake the Diamond Dog' was posted as the golden retriever carried a basket filled with bottled water out to the umpire between innings taken at a recent game.

    The video was posted by Indiana news station WPTA's sports anchor Zach Groth.

    Jake delivers water to umpires on the field in a basket and reportedly makes an appearance at a variety of minor league baseball games and has done so for several years.

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    The curator of collections at the Plimoth Plantation says the discovery will "absolutely change what we understand about that settlement."