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Today at 09:01AM
Seafood processing plant coming to Gloucester

GLOUCESTER, Mass. (AP) - An Illinois-based seafood processor is opening a facility in Gloucester that's expected to bring 200 jobs to the city.

Today at 08:34AM
VA cancels contract with St. Cloud wind turbine

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) - The Department of Veterans Affairs has terminated the contract for a wind turbine at the St. Cloud VA Medical Center.

Today at 08:33AM
Massachusetts man wins Philadelphia marathon

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A Massachusetts man who won the Philadelphia Marathon in 2010 returned to win it again Sunday.

Today at 08:01AM
Vatican prosecutor didn't report abusive priest

BOSTON (AP) - Legal documents show an American priest named by Pope Francis as the Vatican's sex crimes prosecutor was among church officials who failed to report an abusive priest to law enforcement before the now-jailed man committed other acts of sexual abuse.

Today at 07:06AM
Marijuana advocates hope Maine goes legal next

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Marijuana advocates want to finally take their legalization drive - thus far the province of western states - to the Northeast, and they say the first state to do it here might be Maine.

Today at 07:04AM
New Rhodes scholars include 2 from New England

BOSTON (AP) - Two people from Massachusetts are among the 32 new Rhodes scholars named this weekend, and 11 others have ties to universities in New England.

Today at 06:58AM
TE Pettigrew active for Lions, RB Bush still out

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Tight end Brandon Pettigrew is active for the Detroit Lions after missing one game with a foot injury, while running back Reggie Bush is out for the second game in a row with an ankle injury.

Today at 06:45AM
New Jersey woman among 32 new Rhodes Scholars

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - A central New Jersey woman is among 32 American students selected as the newest Rhodes scholars.

Today at 06:33AM
New Jersey looks at 'yes means yes' college policy

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - You think the attractive woman at the party who has been chatting you up all night is ready to take things to the next level. She seems to be throwing all the right signals.

Nov 22
AP-BKC--Notre Dame-UMass Box

Connaughton 7-12 0-0 18, Auguste 5-9 1-4 11, Jackson 5-6 4-6 16, Grant 10-13 3-5 24, Vasturia 2-8 2-2 7, Beachem 1-3 0-0 3, Burgett 1-2 0-0 2, Geben 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 31-53 10-17 81.

Nov 22
Man charged after striking officers with vehicle

BRANFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been charged after striking two Branford police officers with what they called a stolen vehicle.

Nov 22
Bomb victim heads home after part of leg amputated

KATY, Texas (AP) - A Boston Marathon bombing victim from Texas recovering after part of her leg was amputated has been discharged from a Houston-area rehab facility.

Nov 22
Jackson, Grant lead Notre Dame past UMass 81-68

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) - Notre Dame coach Mike Brey had prepared his team for any form of adversity Saturday against Massachusetts. He didn't expect the situation to develop so quickly, but when the Irish found themselves down 10 points midway into the first half, there was no panic.

Nov 22
US veterans secretary to speak at Harvard Law

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - The U.S. secretary of veterans affairs is delivering a speech at Harvard Law School on the challenges the country faces in providing care for disabled veterans.

Nov 22
Assisted suicide opponents meet in Connecticut

WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) - Organizers say about 140 people have turned out for a daylong conference on assisted suicide.

Nov 22
Massachusetts receives $1.75M for asthma programs

BOSTON (AP) - The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has received more than $1.75 million to fund new asthma-related programs in high-risk communities with documented health disparities.

Nov 22
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.

Nov 22
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.

Nov 22
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.

Nov 22
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.