This Just In...
BOSTON (AP) - Los Angeles Angels right-hander Garrett Richards has been taken off the field on a stretcher with an apparent leg injury.
NEW YORK (AP) - Hobey Baker Award finalist Kevin Hayes agreed to terms on a free-agent contract with the New York Rangers on Wednesday.
BOSTON (AP) - A nearly year-long effort by New England's governors to collectively address the region's high energy costs is on hold now that some have voiced concerns about the initiative's dual strategy of importing Canadian hydropower and investing in new natural gas pipelines.
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say an arrest has been made in connection with the shooting deaths of two brothers in Lowell.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - The National Park Service has banned drones from flying over the Appalachian Trail.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - New federal statistics show economic growth in New England has been slowest in Connecticut and Maine since the end of the recession in 2009.
BOSTON (AP) - A 15-year-old Boston boy who fatally shot his 9-year-old brother has been ordered to remain in state custody until he is 21 after admitting to a manslaughter charge on Wednesday.
MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - GE Healthcare Life Sciences has announced that it plans to develop a new $21 million U.S. headquarters in Marlborough.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A leading expert witness for states defending their lethal injection methods has ended his role, creating another potential hurdle for states scrambling to find workable execution systems.
BOSTON (AP) - Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he's been treated for mouth cancer and blames the disease on using chewing tobacco for about 30 years.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Google's four-story barge left Portland for Boston, and will soon be scrapped.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - State police have released the identity of the pedestrian struck and killed by a car as he walked along Memorial Drive in Cambridge.
BUCKLAND, Mass. (AP) - The nation's oldest cutlery manufacturer has filed for bankruptcy after 177 years of making knives and other kitchen tools.
MENDON, Mass. (AP) - The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a complaint with Massachusetts education officials over what it calls the discriminatory policy regarding iPad use at a state school district.
SALEM, Mass. (AP) - A convicted rapist has been sent back to prison for violating his probation by cutting off a GPS monitoring device and crossing state lines with a 16-year-old boy.
BOSTON (AP) - Companies that insure Medicaid patients in Massachusetts are pressing for an increase in the payments they receive from the state for serving low-income residents.
HADLEY, Mass. (AP) - Hadley police have issued a warning to residents after a bear was spotted roaming through town.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Portland woman awaits sentencing after being convicted of embezzling more than $330,000 from a Chinese company that planned to invest in a Baileyville paper mill.
ALLENSTOWN, N.H. (AP) - Dog owners in New Hampshire are being warned about a deadly virus that has killed more than a dozen dogs in Massachusetts.
CHELMSFORD, Mass. (AP) - An independent group says an incident in which debris peeled off a highway overpass and smashed the windshield of a car traveling below should serve as a warning about the need to fix crumbling roads and bridges in Massachusetts.