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Today at 06:01AM
Patrick to sign new abortion clinic bill

BOSTON (AP) - Gov. Deval Patrick is scheduled to sign a bill designed to tighten security around abortion clinics in Massachusetts.

Today at 05:59AM
PMC bicycle ride for cancer research hits 35 years

NEEDHAM, Mass. (AP) - Billy Starr was living at his father's house - sometimes in a tent in the backyard - in need of another adventure after hiking part of the Appalachian Trail, when he decided to ride his bicycle to the very tip of Cape Cod.

Today at 05:10AM
Firefighters battle blaze in East Boston

BOSTON (AP) - A six-alarm fire in the East Boston neighborhood has been brought under control.

Today at 04:19AM
Police investigate fatal motorcycle crash

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Connecticut man has died in a motorcycle crash in western Massachusetts.

Today at 03:41AM
Boston mayor defends convicted ex-probation boss

BOSTON (AP) - Mayor Martin Walsh came to the defense of former state probation commissioner John O'Brien, who was convicted last week of federal charges that he rigged the department's hiring process to favor politically connected applicants.

Today at 03:21AM
Man pleads guilty in child porn case

BOSTON (AP) - A Pittsfield man has pleaded guilty to federal child pornography charges.

Today at 03:03AM
Homeless man accused of burning food truck

WESTFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A homeless man who told police he was hungry faces charges after allegedly breaking into a food truck in Westfield before setting it on fire.

Today at 02:33AM
Market Basket managers turn up heat on chain

BOSTON (AP) - Managers of Market Basket supermarkets are repeating their threat to quit if ousted CEO Arthur T. Demoulas is not reinstated.

Today at 01:02AM
Amtrak's Downeaster wrapping up difficult month

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Amtrak's Downeaster is wrapping up the worst month for train cancellations since the passenger rail service launched more than a decade ago.

Jul 29
Gov. Patrick: I'll sign abortion clinic bill soon

BOSTON (AP) - Gov. Deval Patrick says he plans to sign a bill designed to tighten security around abortion clinics in Massachusetts..

Jul 29
Perry: NH should be embarrassed by Shaheen

BOSTON (AP) - Wading into New Hampshire's U.S. Senate contest, Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Tuesday charged that New Hampshire voters should be embarrassed by Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen's record on border security.

Jul 29
Lawmakers: Statehouse needs up to $40M in upgrades

BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts Lawmakers are planning to spend as much as $40 million to upgrade the House and Senate chambers at the gold-domed Statehouse, which is more than two centuries old.

Jul 29
Biotech drugmaker Amgen laying off at least 2,400

Biologic drugmaker Amgen said Tuesday that it will lay off 12 to 15 percent of its worldwide workforce and close four sites, even as it reported stellar second-quarter results that trounced Wall Street expectations.

Jul 29
Pats DT Siliga hopes to build on last year's play

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Sealver Siliga knows about trying to stand out in a crowd.

Jul 29
Abortion clinic bill sent to Gov. Patrick's desk

BOSTON (AP) - A bill designed to tighten security around abortion clinics in Massachusetts is awaiting Gov. Deval Patrick's signature.

Jul 29
Boston's Young says he's recovered from concussion

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Former Kentucky guard James Young says he is "good to go" after a concussion that kept the Boston Celtics' first-round draft pick from playing in the NBA's summer league.

Jul 29
38 Studios lobbying hearing delayed again

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A hearing into potential lobbying violations related to 38 Studios is being continued again, this time at the request of Secretary of State Ralph Mollis' office.