This Just In...
LONDON (AP) - Boston and U.S. Olympic leaders will travel to Switzerland next week to sound out the IOC about their struggling candidacy for the 2024 Summer Games amid a leadership shake-up at the top of the bid.
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts man has pleaded not guilty to trying to kill his sick 7-year-old daughter by poisoning her with drain cleaner.
BOSTON (AP) - A cruise ship that ran aground on a reef near Bermuda has docked in Boston.
BOSTON (AP) - Iconic Boston-area brick oven pizza chain Pizzeria Regina has filed for bankruptcy protection and is closing four locations.
SALEM, Mass. (AP) - A Lawrence District Court officer charged with raping a female detainee in the courthouse on three occasions has pleaded not guilty in Salem Superior Court.
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) - A Northampton man has pleaded not guilty to trying to kill his sick 7-year-old daughter by poisoning her with Liquid-Plumr.
BALTIMORE (AP) - A group of more than 100 emergency medical service workers is biking through Maryland and on to Virginia.
BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say officers responding to a call of shots fired found that bullets ripped through the bedroom of a 5-year-old girl in Brockton.
FAIRHAVEN, Mass. (AP) - Clients of a suburban New Bedford veterinary clinic have donated nearly $1,000 to help fund equipment for a local police dog.
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - Incoming University of Massachusetts president Marty Meehan will be paid $525,000 in the first year of a five-year contract that could be bumped to more than $750,000 with perks.
BURRILLVILLE, R.I. (AP) - Police have searched a Rhode Island home for clues in the disappearance of a 60-year-old Massachusetts man who went missing two weeks ago.
BOSTON (AP) - For nearly 11 years now, parishioners have protested the closing of their church on the Massachusetts seacoast, keeping round-the-clock vigil there and holding Sunday services even though the Roman Catholic Church has de-consecrated the sanctuary.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state regulators said Thursday they'll require further environmental review before deciding whether to allow a fuel transport company to install facilities at the Port of Albany that critics say would make the port a hub for heavy Canadian tar sands crude oil.
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) - A judge has extended a restraining order barring former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, who was recently convicted of murder, from selling his 2005 Hummer and keeping the money.
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) - A New York City man convicted of setting up the fatal shooting of his wife while they were on a walk with one of their young sons in New Jersey was sentenced to life in prison Thursday.
LYNN, Mass. (AP) - Police say they are investigating a possible hate crime after someone desecrated a Holocaust memorial in eastern Massachusetts with chunks of pork.
BOSTON (AP) - Former NFL player Aaron Hernandez, sporting a new neck tattoo while making his first court appearance since being sentenced to life in prison for murder, pleaded not guilty on Thursday to a charge he tried to silence a witness in a separate double murder case by shooting him in the face.