This Just In...
SWAMPSCOTT, Mass. (AP) - Massachusetts State Police say a large tree branch fell on a cruiser on security duty outside the home of Gov. Charlie Baker.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has accepted the ice bucket challenge she got last month from Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker to raise money to help find a cure for Lou Gehrig's disease, also known as ALS.
RAYNHAM, Mass. (AP) AAA" A Raynham barber is retiring this weekend after 51 years on the job.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - From the cab of his seafood truck, Louis Giannola watches pedestrians wandering with their noses in their phones as shoppers, diners and frustrated motorists crowd Commercial Street on busy summer days.
BOSTON (AP) - Boston Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval was scratched from Friday night's game against the Philadelphia Phillies because of back tightness.
NEW YORK (AP) - A judge's ruling freeing New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady to play football erased his four-game suspension but failed to address the root question of the "Deflategate" scandal: What did Brady know about a plot to deflate balls before January's AFC championship game?
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (15-4)
NORTON, Mass. (AP) - Brendon de Jonge described his opening round Friday at the Deutsche Bank Championship as coming out of nowhere. Jordan Spieth's start - his third straight round over par - was becoming far too familiar for him.
BOSTON (AP) - The Department of Children and Families failed to protect a 7-year-old boy who police say was beaten and starved by his father and who is now in a coma, according to a report released Friday.
TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) - A Rhode Island man has died in an accident at a construction site in Taunton.
BOSTON (AP) - The Department of Children and Families provided inadequate case oversight of a 7-year-old Hardwick boy allegedly beaten, starved and dehydrated by his father according to a report released Friday by the agency.