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Today at 09:50AM
Galvin: Banks need to help fight scams aimed at the elderly

BOSTON (AP) - Secretary of State William Galvin is urging banks and credit unions in Massachusetts to make sure their workers are trained to recognize signs of financial exploitation of the elderly.

Today at 09:49AM
Rangers' Vigneault criticizes Bruins' Julien, Marchand

NEW YORK (AP) - Rangers coach Alain Vigneault has criticized Bruins coach Claude Julien for making disparaging comments about New York goaltender Henrik Lundqvist following Boston's 4-3 win over the Rangers.

Today at 09:24AM
The Latest: Planned Parenthood vows to reopen clinic soon

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - The latest on the shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado. (All times local):

Today at 09:22AM
Massachusetts lawmakers to hold hearings on dozens of bills

BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts lawmakers may have ended their formal sessions for the year, but they're still holding hearings on bills that could come up for a vote in 2016 - the second half of their two-year session.

Today at 08:34AM
The Latest: 4 released from hospitals in clinic shooting

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - The latest on the shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado. (All times local):

Today at 07:53AM
Private funeral held for 2-year-old girl dubbed Baby Doe

WINTHROP, Mass. (AP) - A private funeral has been held for a 2-year-old girl who was known for months as Baby Doe after her remains were found in a plastic bag on a Boston Harbor beach.

Today at 07:53AM
Officer killed in Colorado was co-pastor, figure skater

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Faith led Garrett Swasey to a career in public service and pastoral care, and duty led him to a Planned Parenthood clinic where was gunned down in a standoff.

Today at 07:32AM
Connecticut State Police dog to receive protective vest

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut State Police dog will be getting some extra protection on the job.

Today at 07:29AM
The Latest: Dad: Slain officer was figure skater, great dad

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - The latest on the shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado. (All times local):

Today at 07:05AM
Construction drops amid restrictions on home building

SUDBURY, Mass. (AP) - After Raytheon Co. announced last year it would close its longtime research facility in Sudbury, town officials outlined their vision for redevelopment of the 50-acre site: a mixed-use project of retail, office space, and homes, including rental units to meet state affordable housing requirements.

Today at 07:05AM
State sets sights on plover predators

WELLFLEET, Mass. (AP) - A new state plan would add more recreational opportunities in the midst of Cape Cod's fragile piping plover broods, but would also place more emphasis on killing the birds' predators.

Today at 06:41AM
Poll of high school students finds reluctance to intervene

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) - A study of teens at three New England high schools highlights the need for sexual aggression training programs to encourage intervention, according to researchers at the University of New Hampshire.

Today at 05:48AM
Boston police probing fight involving 76ers center Okafor

BOSTON (AP) - A man has come forward saying Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor assaulted him during a fight in Boston that was recorded on cellphone video and posted online, police said.

Today at 05:44AM
Police cite bar near Fenway Park after fatal shooting

BOSTON (AP) - A bar near Fenway Park is facing possible sanctions after being cited by Boston police following a shooting that killed a man and injured three other people.

Today at 05:02AM
Editorials from around New England

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New England newspapers:

Today at 04:50AM
Proposals would set age 21 as minimum for buying smokes

BOSTON (AP) - As Boston considers raising the legal age for purchasing cigarettes and other tobacco products in the city from 18 to 21, Massachusetts lawmakers are weighing the possibility of a making such a change on a statewide basis.

Today at 04:49AM
Sen. Warren: Low-wage workers deserve predictable schedules

BOSTON (AP) - U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is hoping the holiday season will bring attention to one of her major legislative priorities.

Today at 04:40AM
Maine ski resort focuses on safety after chairlift accidents

CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine (AP) - A Maine ski resort that's responsible two of three chairlift mechanical failures that led to injuries in the past five years is working to make sure it doesn't happen again.