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HYANNIS, Mass. (AP) - Forced by the Ebola epidemic to be under lockdown in a children's home in Sierra Leone, missionaries Patty and Allen Morell of Centerville are reaching out to thousands of people in the West African nation with a radio program.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) - There's Old Nonesuch of Massachusetts, Paw Paw, Melvin Sweet, Cogswell, Fallawater ... Do you know your apples?
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) - Scott Eatherton scored 19 points and grabbed eight rebounds as Northeastern sank Navy 68-44 in the first game of the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic at the Mohegan Sun Arena Saturday night.
Walker 3-6 0-0 9, Williams 5-9 0-0 11, Ford 2-4 2-2 8, Stahl 2-4 1-3 5, Eatherton 7-11 5-6 19, Marshall 1-2 2-2 5, Donnelly 1-1 0-0 3, Begley 0-4 0-0 0, Hill 0-0 2-2 2, Abakah 0-2 2-2 2, Spencer 1-5 2-2 4. Totals 22-48 16-19 68.
BOSTON (AP) - Montreal winger Max Pacioretty had a simple explanation for why the Canadiens have had so much success lately against the Boston Bruins.
First Period_1, Montreal, Markov 2 (Gallagher, Plekanec), 11:37 (pp). Penalties_Sekac, Mon (boarding), 1:15; Krug, Bos (interference), 9:54; Weise, Mon, major (fighting), 13:17; Campbell, Bos, major (fighting), 13:17.
Connaughton 7-12 0-0 18, Auguste 5-9 1-4 11, Jackson 5-6 4-6 16, Grant 10-13 3-5 24, Vasturia 2-8 2-2 7, Beachem 1-3 0-0 3, Burgett 1-2 0-0 2, Geben 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 31-53 10-17 81.
BRANFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been charged after striking two Branford police officers with what they called a stolen vehicle.
KATY, Texas (AP) - A Boston Marathon bombing victim from Texas recovering after part of her leg was amputated has been discharged from a Houston-area rehab facility.
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) - Notre Dame coach Mike Brey had prepared his team for any form of adversity Saturday against Massachusetts. He didn't expect the situation to develop so quickly, but when the Irish found themselves down 10 points midway into the first half, there was no panic.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - The U.S. secretary of veterans affairs is delivering a speech at Harvard Law School on the challenges the country faces in providing care for disabled veterans.
WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) - Organizers say about 140 people have turned out for a daylong conference on assisted suicide.
BOSTON (AP) - The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has received more than $1.75 million to fund new asthma-related programs in high-risk communities with documented health disparities.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A newly formed company says it's studying the feasibility of creating a commuter rail service between Worcester and Providence.
WOBURN, Mass. (AP) - A father and son have been found guilty of stealing what authorities say was at least $50,000 from a Medford Little League.
BOSTON (AP) - Among the many decisions Gov.-elect Charlie Baker and the next Legislature could face is a potentially awkward one: Whether to back a salary hike for the state's chief executive and other top elected officials.
BOSTON (AP) - As Massachusetts residents plan their Thanksgiving Day menus, state agriculture officials are asking that they consider buying local.