This Just In...
BOSTON (AP) - Boston Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez will have Tommy John surgery on his right elbow.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A treasure hunter's effort to salvage what he calls $3 billion in platinum from a World War II shipwreck off Cape Cod has been ended by a federal judge.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts state police are reporting more than 200 suspected heroin overdose deaths during the first three months of this, a figure that doesn't even include the state's three largest cities.
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - Phil Hughes and Clay Buchholz each had a final spring training tuneup Wednesday as the Minnesota Twins and a Boston Red Sox split squad played to a 4-4 tie in nine innings.
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - Drew Hutchison wondered two years ago if he could pitch effectively again. No need to worry any more.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A federal judge has ended a Maine treasure hunter's six-year effort to salvage what he claimed to be $3 billion in platinum from a World War II shipwreck off Cape Cod.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts state police are reporting more than 200 suspected heroin overdose deaths during the first three months of 2015 - figures that do not even include the state's three largest cities.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The chairmen of Connecticut's two federally recognized tribes are taking issue with recent comments from a top MGM Resorts International official who described the tribes' proposed joint casino venture as a "box of slots."
BOSTON (AP) - A disabled Canadian replica pirate ship whose nine crewmembers were rescued by the Coast Guard has been towed to a southern Maine shipyard.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Gov. Paul LePage's administration and the top Republican in the Maine House unveiled a bill Wednesday to fix an error that caused regulators to slash funding for energy efficiency programs while bringing significant changes to state government, including the creation of an energy commissioner.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - A man who sued Aaron Hernandez over being shot in the face in Florida testified Wednesday in the former New England Patriots player's murder trial that Hernandez thought he was being followed by helicopters and that he was paranoid about his conversations being recorded.
BOSTON (AP) - Now that the prosecution and defense have rested in the first phase of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's trial, there are a few steps left before jurors begin deliberating. After the jury reaches a verdict, the same jury will hear evidence in a second phase of the trial to determine whether Tsarnaev, 21, should be executed or spend the rest of his life in prison.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito, a one-time staunch opponent of gay marriage, will officiate at the wedding of state Senate President Stan Rosenberg to his partner, Bryon Hefner, Rosenberg confirmed Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Be prepared to pay a bit more if you're headed to some national parks and recreation areas this summer.