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BOSTON (AP) - The Boston City Council has passed an ordinance meant to protect college athletes.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - An American aid worker infected with Ebola who's being treated in Nebraska is now expected to make a full recovery, his doctors said Wednesday.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Boston Red Sox will get a look at their future on Wednesday night when rookie outfielder Rusney Castillo makes his major league debut against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Residents of the nation's capital will be able to get licenses to carry concealed handguns outside the home, but only after they provide a specific reason for needing one, officials said Wednesday.
BOSTON (AP) - A casino-funded group hoping to defeat November's ballot question to repeal the state casino law says it will debate its opponents.
NEW YORK (AP) - A New York City district attorney has founded a coalition of 23 prosecutors from around the country aimed at combating gun violence nationwide.
BOSTON (AP) - Gov. Deval Patrick is sharply criticizing a report that puts a price tag of about $1 billion on the implementation of the federal Affordable Care Act in Massachusetts.
NEW YORK (AP) - Shares of Civitas Solutions are inching lower after the company's initial public offering priced at $198.9 million, below its expectations.
BURNHAM, Maine (AP) - Lincoln Logs will soon be manufactured in Maine.
BOSTON (AP) - Wynn Resorts and Massachusetts gambling regulators finalized the license Wednesday for a $1.6 billion casino outside Boston.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - Three Massachusetts residents charged with hindering the investigation into the disappearance and death of a 5-year-old boy have been arraigned in Superior Court.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Cuts to the nation's food stamp program enacted this year are only affecting four states, far from the sweeping overhaul that Republicans had pushed, an Associated Press review has found.
BOSTON (AP) - A registered sex offender from Gloucester has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty to child pornography charges.
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. (AP) - A judge has dismissed more than 30 counts of animal cruelty against a Berkshire County man who was breeding cats, ruling that authorities' search of his properties violated his constitutional rights.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - Three Fitchburg residents charged with hindering the investigation into the disappearance and death of a 5-year-old boy have been arraigned in Superior Court.
BERKLEY, Mass. (AP) - The pilot hurt in a plane crash in Berkley has been identified as the 78-year-old owner of the private airfield.
GRAY, Maine (AP) - A Massachusetts woman is facing drug charges in Maine after a police officer pulled her over for speeding and found hundreds of oxycodone pills in the vehicle.
AYER, Mass. (AP) - A Westford man police say was speeding when he crashed his truck, killing two passengers, has been found guilty of two counts of motor vehicle homicide.
WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) - Maine's oldest chocolate maker is under new ownership.
FRANKLIN, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say the death of a Massachusetts man in the Adirondacks last week has been ruled accidental.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A Worcester Polytechnic Institute sophomore from Maryland has died in a fall from a parking garage.