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Today at 02:10PM
Angels get 2B Beckham from White Sox

BOSTON (AP) - The Los Angeles Angels have acquired second baseman Gordon Beckham in a trade with the Chicago White Sox.

Today at 01:31PM
Patriots release DL Forston, TE Williams

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The New England Patriots have released defensive lineman Marcus Forston and tight end D.J. Williams.

Today at 01:26PM
Residents of Massachusetts town told to boil water

WELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) - Wellesley residents and businesses are being told to boil their water before using after a test detected E. coli at a town reservoir.

Today at 12:56PM
Marathon bombing suspect's friend pleads guilty

BOSTON (AP) - A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded guilty Thursday to impeding the investigation by removing incriminating evidence from Tsarnaev's dorm room several days after the deadly attack.

Today at 12:54PM
State auditor reviews workers' compensation system

BOSTON (AP) - A new state audit has made recommendations to improve accountability and efficiency in the workers' compensation system.

Today at 12:51PM
Panthers, Patriots take different approach to game

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The Carolina Panthers already have played their big preseason game. Now the New England Patriots will play theirs.

Today at 09:10AM
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game

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

Today at 08:00AM
Early morning Boston blaze leaves 1 dead, 9 hurt

BOSTON (AP) - Boston investigators say an electrical problem is to blame for a fire that left one person dead and nine other injured.

Today at 07:44AM
1 dead, several hurt in Boston blaze

BOSTON (AP) - One person has died and nine others, including five firefighters, were hurt in a four-alarm fire at a three-story home in Boston.

Today at 06:55AM
4 arrested after pot found hidden in corn

STOUGHTON, Mass. (AP) - Four people are facing charges after police say they found more than 1,000 pounds of marijuana hidden in crates of corn in an Avon warehouse.

Today at 06:52AM
Correction: Economic Growth-New England story

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - In a story Aug. 20 about economic growth in New England states, The Associated Press reported erroneously the size of the economies. State economies cited in the millions of dollars are actually in the billions of dollars.

Today at 04:54AM
Boston will limit detainers on immigrants

BOSTON (AP) - Boston has joined a growing number of cities that will no longer hold immigrants suspected of being in the U.S. illegally for possible deportation unless an arrest warrant has been issued.

Today at 03:51AM
Security guard charged in crime spree

WESTWOOD, Mass. (AP) - A security guard at an apartment complex for retirees in Westwood has been charged with stealing from residents.

Today at 03:27AM
Woman sentenced in drug-fatal crash case

BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire woman accused of giving a drug to a 19-year-old woman hours before the teen drove into some cyclists, killing two, has pleaded guilty and has received a three-to-six-year sentence.

Today at 03:12AM
Girls pulled unconscious from Cape Cod hotel pool

YARMOUTH, Mass. (AP) - Two young sisters from New York vacationing on Cape Cod are in critical condition at a Boston hospital after being pulled unconscious from a motel swimming pool.

Today at 02:44AM
Police: Lawrence shooting victim dies

LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) - Police say a man shot in the head in Lawrence last weekend has died.

Today at 02:10AM
Springfield man gets 4 years for shooting girl

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Springfield man has been sentenced to up to four years in prison for shooting an 11-year-old girl waiting in line outside a store selling the latest Nike Air Jordan sneakers.

Aug 20
Guilty plea expected by marathon suspect's friend

BOSTON (AP) - A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev plans to plead guilty to impeding the investigation into the deadly attack.