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Dec 22
Saint Mary's picks up 72-68 victory over Northeastern in OT

MORAGA, Calif. (AP) - Aaron Bright scored seven of the Gaels' nine overtime points in giving Saint Mary's a 72-68 victory over Northeastern on Monday night.

Dec 22
Penn State receiver blocks out distractions

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Wide receiver DaeSean Hamilton has the tendencies of an offensive lineman - he's all about protecting his quarterback.

Dec 22
Hernandez trial in January to take 6 to 10 weeks

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - The murder trial of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is expected to take six to 10 weeks, prosecutors said Monday.

Dec 22
F-Squared paying $35M to settle SEC charges on advertising

WASHINGTON (AP) - Investment firm F-Squared will pay $35 million and admit wrongdoing to settle federal regulators' charges that it defrauded investors with false advertising claims about financial performance.

Dec 22
Massachusetts gas prices down another 11 cents

BOSTON (AP) - The holidays are a little happier for Massachusetts residents who are seeing another steep drop in gas prices.

Dec 22
Springfield TV pioneer Putnam dies

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - William Lowell Putnam, who founded the Springfield area's first television station and the first licensed UHF television station in the United States, has died.

Dec 22
Hernandez trial expected to take 6 to 10 weeks

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - The murder trial of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is expected to take six to 10 weeks, prosecutors said Monday at what is likely to be the former NFL star's final hearing before trial begins next month.

Dec 22
Colts owner helps out Jack Kerouac organization

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - The owner of the Indianapolis Colts has ponied up $10,000 for a Massachusetts organization that keeps Beat Generation writer Jack Kerouac's legacy alive.

Dec 22
Marathon bombing suspect's lawyers invoke McVeigh

BOSTON (AP) - Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who are seeking to have his trial moved out of Massachusetts again drew parallels Monday between the media coverage of their client's case and the coverage received by Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh.

Dec 22
Tsarnaev lawyers invoke McVeigh in change-of-venue request

BOSTON (AP) - Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) are again drawing parallels between the media coverage of their client's case to the coverage received by Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh in an effort to have the trial moved out of Massachusetts.

Dec 22
Colts owner helps out Massachusetts Kerouac nonprofit

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - The owner of the Indianapolis Colts has ponied up $10,000 for a Massachusetts organization that keeps Beat Generation writer Jack Kerouac's legacy alive.

Dec 22
Hernandez back in court for final pretrial hearing

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez returned to court Monday for what will likely be his final hearing before his murder trial begins next month.