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Today at 04:35AM
Almost 45,000 lose power north of Boston

BOSTON (AP) - National Grid is investigating the cause of an outage that knocked out power to more than 44,000 of its customers north of Boston.

Today at 04:00AM
2nd man pleads guilty in connection with officer's death

WOBURN, Mass. (AP) - A second man has pleaded guilty in connection with jewelry heist at a Woburn department store in 2010 that led to the death of a police officer.

Today at 03:51AM
Almost 45,000 without power north of Boston

BOSTON (AP) - National Grid is reporting more than 44,000 customers without electric power in communities north of Boston.

Today at 03:13AM
Boston suburb votes overwhelmingly against bid for Olympics

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) - Brookline wants nothing to do with Boston's bid to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to the city.

Today at 03:03AM
Massachusetts man faces murder charge in Tennessee

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A western Massachusetts man is returning to Tennessee where he faces a murder charge.

Today at 02:04AM
Massachusetts waives late fees for Tobin Bridge toll evaders

BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts transportation officials are offering an amnesty program for drivers who haven't paid fines assessed for failing to pay tolls to cross the Tobin Bridge.

May 28
Man sentenced after police say he extorted a deaf person

WESTFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Springfield man has been sentenced to two years of probation and ordered to pay $13,000 in restitution for charges that he extorted money from a deaf person by pretending to be a police officer.

May 28
8-foot-tall typewriter coming to Boston

BOSTON (AP) - Get ready to break out the white-out, Boston. An 8-foot-tall typewriter is coming to the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway this summer.

May 28
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) - The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:

May 28
Teen girl charged with making 'Columbine' threat to school

BOLTON, Mass. (AP) - A 15-year-old Massachusetts girl has been charged with making a threat to her school on social media that referenced the Columbine High School massacre.

May 28
Police: teenage girl made 'Columbine' threat to school

BOLTON, Mass. (AP) - A 15-year-old Massachusetts girl has been charged with making a threat to her school on social media that referenced the Columbine High School massacre in Colorado.

May 28
Slumping slugger Ortiz getting break from Red Sox lineup

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Struggling slugger David Ortiz is getting a break from the Boston Red Sox lineup.

May 28
Maine lawmakers delay vote on LePage utility panel nominee

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Democrats on a Maine legislative panel said Thursday they need more time before voting on Gov. Paul LePage's nominee to a board that regulates utilities in the state, drawing sharp criticism from Republicans who accused them of playing politics with the governor's pick.

May 28
Rookie guards studying Patriots complex offensive system

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The New England Patriots' two rookie guards are helping each other study the team's complex offensive schemes.

May 28
Patriots, Saints to hold preseason practice in West Virginia

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) - The New England Patriots will join the New Orleans Saints for joint practices in West Virginia in August.