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May 22
Despite ALS, Massachusetts woman earns college diploma

SALEM, Mass. (AP) - When Kathryn McKenna receives her degree from Salem State University on May 16, she'll toss her cap into the air like the rest of the 1,629 graduates.

May 22
Heroin epidemic exacts a savage toll in Massachusetts town

PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) - Fire Chief G. Edward Bradley carries Narcan, the drug that reverses heroin overdoses, nearly everywhere he goes around this sprawling town. Even to the Little League field when he watches T-ball games.

May 22
Red Sox lose 12-5 to Angels thanks to 9-run inning

BOSTON (AP) - It only took one bad inning for the Boston Red Sox to lose control of the game.

May 22
Winning numbers drawn in 'Megaplier' game

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were:

May 22
Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game

ATLANTA (AP) - The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:

May 22
Angels pound Red Sox 12-5

BOSTON (AP) - Los Angeles Angels catcher Chris Iannetta could sense the mood changing in the visitor's dugout at Fenway Park.

May 22
Lawyer: Ex-NFLer Aaron Hernandez, now in prison, low on cash

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) - Former NFL player and convicted killer Aaron Hernandez is running out of money after hiring a platoon of lawyers for all his criminal cases, his attorney said.

May 22
Boston Children's Hospital to add more doctors

BOSTON (AP) - Boston Children's Hospital is planning to acquire a network of out-of-state doctors to expand and reach more patients.

May 22
Boston, several suburbs see major population growth

BOSTON (AP) - Boston-area residents who feel there are more cars on the roads and a little less elbow room on the subway may be right.

May 22
Lawyer: Convicted killer Aaron Hernandez short on money

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) - An attorney for Aaron Hernandez says the former New England Patriots player is running out of money because he's had to pay so many lawyers.

May 22
Boston man gets prison for taking 3 to work as prostitutes

BANGOR, Maine (AP) - Federal prosecutors say a 28-year-old Boston man has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for aiding and abetting the interstate transportation of women for prostitution.

May 22
Lewiston police officials hope to hire Somali officers

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) - Police leaders in southern Maine are talking with members of the city's large Somali population about future openings in law enforcement.

May 22
Cruise ship that ran aground near Bermuda returns to Boston

BOSTON (AP) - Passengers on a cruise ship that ran aground on a reef near Bermuda during a seven-day vacation shrugged their shoulders and said the mishap was no big deal as they disembarked Friday.

May 22
Fishery managers studying black sea bass population

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A multistate management commission is working on an assessment of the health of the black sea bass population.

May 22
US delegation to visit IOC next week for talks on Boston bid

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.

May 22
Dad pleads not guilty to poisoning child with drain cleaner

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.

May 22
Cruise ship that ran aground near Bermuda back in Boston

BOSTON (AP) - A cruise ship that ran aground on a reef near Bermuda has docked in Boston.

May 22
Boston-area pizza chain files for bankruptcy protection

BOSTON (AP) - Iconic Boston-area brick oven pizza chain Pizzeria Regina has filed for bankruptcy protection and is closing four locations.

May 22
Lawrence court officer pleads not guilty to rape charges

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.

May 22
Northampton man pleads not guilty to poisoning daughter

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.

May 22
EMS bike ride traveling through Maryland on way to Virginia

BALTIMORE (AP) - A group of more than 100 emergency medical service workers is biking through Maryland and on to Virginia.