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May 27
Winning numbers drawn in 'Megabucks Doubler' game

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) - The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Megabucks Doubler" game were:

May 27
Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:

May 27
Prosecutors seek 7 years for Boston Marathon bomber's friend

BOSTON (AP) - A college friend of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev might have prevented a university police officer's shooting death by helping authorities find Tsarnaev instead of helping him, the officer's family said in a court filing Wednesday.

May 27
Feds: Defense lawyer offered money to hate crime victim

BOSTON (AP) - A Boston defense attorney offered cash to the victim of a hate crime and urged the man not to cooperate further with state and U.S. law enforcement officials, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.

May 27
Holyoke man pleads guilty to heroin dealing

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Holyoke man has been sentenced to up to 2 A years in prison for dealing heroin.

May 27
Gambling commission seeks dismissal of Boston lawsuit

BOSTON (AP) - The battle between state gambling regulators and the city of Boston over the license awarded to Steve Wynn to build a casino in Everett is heating up.

May 27
Massachusetts home sales down in April

BOSTON (AP) - Sales of single-family homes were down in Massachusetts last month when compared to April 2014, but median prices rose thanks in part to low inventory and the harsh winter, two organizations that track the real estate market said Wednesday.

May 27
Audit reveals litany of issues at Boston Public Library

BOSTON (AP) - An audit of the Boston Public Library says it ineffectively protects its special collections, haphazardly stores valuables, and does not keep a complete inventory of prized possessions.

May 27
Southern California triplets all accepted to MIT

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) - A set of triplets from Newport Beach will have a bit of home on campus next fall after all three were accepted to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

May 26
Craft? Micro? Increasingly, 'nanobrews' slake local thirst

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - In a nondescript industrial park, beer geeks line up several times a week outside Bissell Brothers to get the latest batch of fresh beer - much like foodies seeking the freshest baguettes, pomegranates or kale.

May 26
Prosecutors prepare to distribute Whitey Bulger's assets

BOSTON (AP) - Federal prosecutors are preparing to distribute nearly $822,000 seized from former crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger to the families of his murder victims and people he extorted.

May 26
Propane tank flies through air 'like a missile,' injures 2

MARSHFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Police say a Massachusetts man has been hospitalized after a propane tank ruptured and shot through the air "like a missile" as an employee was filling it.

May 26
Grave in Massachusetts vandalized, family doesn't know why

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - A family is seeking answers after the grave of a 26-year-old Massachusetts man was vandalized.

May 26
Red Sox struggle again to score, lose 2-1 to Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Right-hander Clay Buchholz seems to be doing his part to help the Boston get on the winning track. The Red Sox just seem to be doing little to help him.

May 26
Pelfrey helps Twins keep winning, 2-1 over Red Sox

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - When Mike Pelfrey saw activity in the Minnesota Twins' bullpen during the fifth inning, he knew it was time to bear down.

May 26
Day care provider acquitted of serious injuries to child

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A former Grafton day care provider has been found not guilty of injuring a baby in her care.