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Today at 06:54AM
Firm studying Worcester-Providence commuter rail

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A newly formed company says it's studying the feasibility of creating a commuter rail service between Worcester and Providence.

Today at 05:52AM
Father, son convicted in Little League theft case

WOBURN, Mass. (AP) - A father and son have been found guilty of stealing what authorities say was at least $50,000 from a Medford Little League.

Today at 04:44AM
Panel mulls pay hikes for governor, other top pols

BOSTON (AP) - Among the many decisions Gov.-elect Charlie Baker and the next Legislature could face is a potentially awkward one: Whether to back a salary hike for the state's chief executive and other top elected officials.

Today at 04:06AM
State pushes locally-grown food for holiday table

BOSTON (AP) - As Massachusetts residents plan their Thanksgiving Day menus, state agriculture officials are asking that they consider buying local.

Nov 21
California man gets 18 months for Subway hackings

BOSTON (AP) - A federal judge has sentenced a California man to 18 months in prison for hacking into computerized cash registers at Subway sandwich shops and stealing more than $40,000 in gift cards.

Nov 21
Sharon driver sentenced in pregnant woman's death

DEDHAM, Mass. (AP) - A woman convicted of driving drunk when she struck and killed a pregnant woman on a sidewalk in Stoughton last year has been sentenced to five years in prison.

Nov 21
Boston College defense faces challenge vs. Winston

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has thrown just one touchdown in each of his last two games after failing to throw for multiple scores in a single game just once in 2013. This is the first stretch of his career where he's tossed just one touchdown in consecutive games.

Nov 21
NYC man gets prison for role in cybercrime ring

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - A New York City man was sentenced Friday to more than three years in prison for his role in an international cybercrime ring that prosecutors say hacked into the computers of more than a dozen financial institutions and the U.S. military's payroll service.

Nov 21
Maine risks losing funding over food stamp policy

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Gov. Paul LePage's administration is facing a potential loss of federal funding to administer its food stamp program over concerns about the state's decision to put photos on cards used to access the benefits.

Nov 21
Regulators set deadlines for final casino license

BOSTON (AP) - Gambling regulators have set new application deadlines for Massachusetts' third and final resort casino license.

Nov 21
Desaulniers named AP's New England media director

BOSTON (AP) - Dwayne Desaulniers, a former business and technology director for The Associated Press, has been named the news cooperative's director of local media for New England.