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Today at 01:57AM
Dropkick Murphys honor fallen Massachusetts Marine

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Friends and family of the Massachusetts Marine killed by a gunman in Tennessee celebrated his life in raucous fashion with a show by the Dropkick Murphys.

Today at 01:01AM
Court documents: Injured boy, 7, was monitored by a camera

HARDWICK, Mass. (AP) - Newly released court documents reveal that a 7-year-old Hardwick boy hospitalized after allegedly being abused by his father had an alarmed bedroom door and was monitored by a camera his father could access from a cellphone.

Today at 12:57AM
Ohio man gets prison time in $1.1 million fraud case

AKRON, Ohio (AP) - A northeast Ohio man at the helm of a large-scale fraud that swindled five states out of more than $1.1 million in unemployment benefits is heading to prison.

Today at 12:52AM
Crews pull body of missing 73-year-old man from lake

STURBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say rescuers have pulled a missing Massachusetts man's body from a lake.

Today at 12:49AM
Woman hospitalized in Maine after SUV rolls over her

ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine (AP) - Authorities say a woman sustained life-threatening injuries after her SUV backed over her at Acadia National Park in Maine.

Jul 27
For No Boston Olympics, time to celebrate, then 'go away'

BOSTON (AP) - On Boston's last day as a potential Olympic host, Chris Dempsey ate lunch at an Irish pub across from City Hall and waited for the bid for the 2024 Summer Games to crumble.

Jul 27
Gov. Baker to lobby for Massachusetts military

BOSTON (AP) - Gov. Charlie Baker is headed to Washington to make the case for the state's six military installations.

Jul 27
'10 people on Twitter' exult in demise of Boston Olympics

BOSTON (AP) - Mayor Marty Walsh drew plenty of flak, and spawned a trending hashtag, by dismissing the opposition to the city's doomed bid for the 2024 Olympics as "10 people on Twitter."

Jul 27
Scholars drawn to conflict zones stoke college safety debate

BOSTON (AP) - Some U.S. colleges with overseas-study programs won't touch Ukraine. Tufts University, on the other hand, is drawn to the turmoil in the former Soviet republic, which the U.S. State Department deemed dangerous for travel.

Jul 27
Kelly struggles again as Red Sox fall to White Sox

BOSTON (AP) - Joe Kelly's return to the rotation isn't going very well.

Jul 27
White Sox outlast Red Sox 10-8

BOSTON (AP) - Adam Eaton was given some unusual advice on what to do between at-bats in his first appearance as a designated hitter.

Jul 27
Correction: Hall of Fame Inductions story

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - In a story July 26 about the Baseball Hall of Fame, The Associated Press reported erroneously that John Smoltz was the first player inducted into the Hall of Fame who had undergone Tommy John surgery. Smoltz was the first pitcher to enter the Hall who had the operation.

Jul 27
USOC won't seek $25 million bailout penalty from Boston

BOSTON (AP) - Oh, about that $25 million. Don't worry about it, Boston.

Jul 27
Boston 1B Napoli ejected by HP ump

BOSTON (AP) - Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli has been ejected by home plate umpire Toby Basner.

Jul 27
Angels acquire Shane Victorino from Red Sox for stretch run

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Angels acquired veteran outfielder Shane Victorino and more than $3.8 million from the Boston Red Sox on Monday for infielder Josh Rutledge.

Jul 27
Angels acquire Shane Victorino from Red Sox

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Angels have acquired veteran outfielder Shane Victorino and cash from the Boston Red Sox in a trade for infielder Josh Rutledge.

Jul 27
After Olympic dreams fizzle, Bostonians wonder: Now what?

BOSTON (AP) - Opponents are cheering the unceremonious demise of Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, but some are wistfully wondering what might have been.

Jul 27
Drumstick maker Everett 'Vic' Firth dies at 85

BOSTON (AP) - Everett "Vic" Firth, a longtime timpanist with the Boston Symphony Orchestra who launched a successful drumstick company bearing his name, has died at 85.