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23 minutes ago
Mother, 2-year-old child shot at Worcester apartment complex

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say a woman and her 2-year-old child were wounded in a shooting in Worcester.

42 minutes ago
Police: Man and his 11-year-old daughter found dead

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Authorities in western Massachusetts say a 47-year-old man and his 11-year-old daughter were found dead in what they fear is a murder-suicide.

Aug 3
UMass trustees approve Moloney as new Lowell chancellor

BOSTON (AP) - The University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees has unanimously approved Jacqueline Moloney as the new chancellor for the Lowell campus.

Aug 3
UMass trustees approve Mahoney as new Lowell chancellor

BOSTON (AP) - The University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees has unanimously approved Jacqueline Mahoney as the new chancellor for the Lowell campus.

Aug 3
3 shot in car in Boston neighborhood; 2 critically injured

BOSTON (AP) - Boston police say a brother and sister have been critically wounded, and a woman with them less seriously hurt, when they were shot as they sat in a car outside a housing complex.

Aug 3
Creators of destroyed hitchhiking robot mull rebuild

TORONTO (AP) - The Canadian talking and tweeting hitchhiking robot that met its untimely end in the United States over the weekend might be given another chance at life.

Aug 3
Aaron Hernandez's fiancee asks court to change her surname

NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The fiancee of imprisoned ex-New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has petitioned a Rhode Island court to add the surname Hernandez to her name, matching their daughter's name.

Aug 3
Massachusetts officials praise move by Obama on power plants

BOSTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's decision to mandate steeper greenhouse gas cuts from power plants may be running into opposition in some states, but in Massachusetts fellow Democrats are hailing the move.

Aug 3
Massachusetts woman's chicken getting $2,500 prosthetic leg

CLINTON, Mass. (AP) - This chicken leg isn't for eating.

Aug 3
Fire destroys winery at historic Charlton farm

CHARLTON, Mass. (AP) - The Massachusetts fire marshal says it could take several days to complete an investigation into a fire that destroyed a historic winery in Charlton.

Aug 3
Officials: Beachgoers rescued drowning 7-year-old girl

MILTON, Mass. (AP) - Fire officials say two good Samaritans helped save a 7-year-old girl from nearly drowning in a pond in Massachusetts.

Aug 3
Massachusetts woman's chicken getting prosthetic leg

CLINTON, Mass. (AP) - This chicken leg isn't for eating.

Aug 3
Police arrest off-duty trooper on domestic violence charges

ROYALSTON, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say an off-duty Massachusetts State Police Trooper was arrested on domestic assault and battery charges.

Aug 3
Drums Along the Mohawk drama at Gelston Castle Estate

MOHAWK, N.Y. (AP) - Playwright, producer and director Kyle Jenks wants to see heritage tourism increase in the Mohawk Valley due to its significant role in history, and he's doing something about it.

Aug 2
UMass trustees meet to vote on new Lowell chancellor

BOSTON (AP) - The University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees has scheduled a meeting to vote on a new chancellor for the Lowell campus.

Aug 2
Cabrera's double in 8th helps Rays to 4-3 win over Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) - James Loney knows it always feels better having a lucky hit at the right time.

Aug 2
PawSox spokeswoman: Lucchino role not expected to change

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Larry Lucchino is stepping down as president and CEO of the Boston Red Sox, but a Pawtucket Red Sox spokeswoman says his role as principal owner of the Triple A team isn't expected to change.

Aug 2
Man found dead in overturned car in rural Connecticut

PLAINFIELD, Conn. (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been found dead in his overturned car in the middle of a road in the eastern Connecticut village of Moosup.

Aug 2
Warrant for Pittsfield teen in slaying of another youth

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Pittsfield authorities have issued an arrest warrant in the killing of one teenager and the wounding of another on Friday.

Aug 2
Fired-up Brady talks trash, celebrates at Patriots camp

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Tom Brady trash-talked to Super Bowl star Malcolm Butler.