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Today at 06:38AM
Massachusetts gas prices down another 11 cents

BOSTON (AP) - The holidays are a little happier for Massachusetts residents who are seeing another steep drop in gas prices.

Today at 06:26AM
Springfield TV pioneer Putnam dies

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - William Lowell Putnam, who founded the Springfield area's first television station and the first licensed UHF television station in the United States, has died.

Today at 06:24AM
Hernandez trial expected to take 6 to 10 weeks

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - The murder trial of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is expected to take six to 10 weeks, prosecutors said Monday at what is likely to be the former NFL star's final hearing before trial begins next month.

Today at 06:13AM
Colts owner helps out Jack Kerouac organization

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - The owner of the Indianapolis Colts has ponied up $10,000 for a Massachusetts organization that keeps Beat Generation writer Jack Kerouac's legacy alive.

Today at 05:49AM
Marathon bombing suspect's lawyers invoke McVeigh

BOSTON (AP) - Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) are again drawing parallels between the media coverage of their client's case to the coverage received by Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh in an effort to have the trial moved out of Massachusetts.

Today at 05:43AM
Tsarnaev lawyers invoke McVeigh in change-of-venue request

BOSTON (AP) - Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) are again drawing parallels between the media coverage of their client's case to the coverage received by Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh in an effort to have the trial moved out of Massachusetts.

Today at 05:10AM
Colts owner helps out Massachusetts Kerouac nonprofit

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - The owner of the Indianapolis Colts has ponied up $10,000 for a Massachusetts organization that keeps Beat Generation writer Jack Kerouac's legacy alive.

Today at 04:49AM
Hernandez back in court for final pretrial hearing

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez returned to court Monday for what will likely be his final hearing before his murder trial begins next month.

Today at 04:41AM
Prosecutors fight Hernandez fiancee in perjury case

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - Newly released court records show that prosecutors are opposing a bid by the fiancee of ex-New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez to suppress evidence in the perjury case against her.

Today at 02:42AM
Some in western Massachusetts feel snubbed by Baker

BOSTON (AP) - Some people in western Massachusetts are already feeling snubbed by Gov.-elect Charlie Baker.

Today at 02:37AM
New bishop appointed to lead Vermont Catholics

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The Auxiliary Bishop of Indianapolis has been appointed the 10th Bishop of Burlington in Vermont.

Today at 02:10AM
3 people stabbed, 1 fatally, in Boston

BOSTON (AP) - One man has died and two others were taken to the hospital after a triple stabbing in Boston.

Today at 01:56AM
Walkway inmate arrested in Rochester

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Police say a minimum security inmate who walked away from a transitional work center in Concord has been arrested after crashing a stolen car in Rochester.

Today at 01:17AM
Former high school sports star dies in Southbridge crash

SOUTHBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - The victim of a fatal weekend car crash in Southbridge has been identified as a former sports star at the town's high school who went on to play football in college.

Today at 01:11AM
Inmate missing from New Hampshire halfway house

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire authorities say a minimum security inmate is missing from a transitional work center in Concord.

Today at 01:01AM
Massachusetts bank robbery suspect caught in Maine

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Massachusetts man wanted in connection with a pair of bank robberies in the Bay State has been captured in Maine.

Today at 12:52AM
Suspect in Marblehead slaying heads to court

LYNN, Mass. (AP) - The suspect in the weekend slaying of a Marblehead woman is scheduled to appear in court.