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Aug 28
Mets' 7-game winning ends, Red Sox win 6-4 in 10 innings

NEW YORK (AP) - If this had been a playoff game, New York Mets manger Terry Collins would have let Matt Harvey pitch one more inning. But it wasn't, so he took his ace out after the sixth.

Aug 28
The quiet man of Boston's art scene

BOSTON (AP) - For more than 200 years, a massive oil painting of the martyred St. Stephen hung over an altar of a London church designed by Christopher Wren, even surviving World War II bombings.

Aug 28
Massachusetts officials continue fight against opiates

FITCHBURG, Mass. (AP) - In the past six months alone, Kevin MacLean has seen more drug-overdose deaths on the streets than he did in the previous five years.

Aug 28
Swihart hits inside-the-park HR in 10th, Bosox end Mets' run

NEW YORK (AP) - Boston Red Sox rookie catcher Blake Swihart will tell you that he's never hit an inside-the-park home run, even if the record books now reflect the contrary.

Aug 28
Wynn earns key state approval for Boston-area casino

BOSTON (AP) - Wynn Resorts won a key state approval for its Boston-area casino late Friday, bringing the $1.7 billion project billed as the state's largest single private development another step closer to finally breaking ground.

Aug 28
Man pleads not guilty in fatal stabbing of Southbridge man

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A 49-year-old Dudley man charged in connection with the death of a Southbridge man found in his home has been held without bail.

Aug 28
Pro-abortion rights activists to protest Trump fundraiser

NORWOOD, Mass. (AP) - Pro-abortion rights activists are planning to protest outside a private fundraiser in Massachusetts for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

Aug 28
Proposal to launch high-speed ferry service sparks debate

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - A proposal to launch a high-speed ferry service from Portsmouth to Cape Cod has ignited a debate.

Aug 28
Scientists, tribe study shrinking Washington state glacier

MOUNT BAKER, Wash. (AP) - Mauri Pelto digs his crampons into the steep icy slope on Mount Baker in Washington state and watches as streams of water cascade off the thick mass of bare, bluish ice. Every 20 yards, the water carves vertical channels in the face of the glacier as it rushes downstream.

Aug 28
State to decide on key environmental permit for Wynn casino

BOSTON (AP) - A key permit for Wynn's Boston-area casino remains up in the air.

Aug 28
Court tosses local law restricting where sex offenders live

BOSTON (AP) - The highest court in Massachusetts upheld a judge's decision Friday to throw out a local law that severely restricts where sex offenders can live in the city of Lynn, a ruling that could have broad implications for about 40 other communities with similar restrictions.

Aug 28
Woman hit by foul ball behind home plate sues Red Sox owner

BOSTON (AP) - A fan struck by a foul ball that went behind home plate last year during a Boston Red Sox game at Fenway Park has sued the team's principal owner.

Aug 28
School bus driver facing child porn charge

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. (AP) - A Berkshire County school bus driver and assistant youth football coach is facing child pornography charges.

Aug 28
Judge says records will be unsealed in 38 Studios lawsuit

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - All records will be unsealed in the lawsuit over Rhode Island's failed $75 million deal with ex-Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's video game company 38 Studios, a judge said Friday.

Aug 28
Documents: Commission racked up $150K on PawSox stadium deal

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The state agency that owns the waterfront land where the Pawtucket Red Sox want to build a stadium racked up nearly $150,000 by mid-July in legal and consulting fees to review the proposal, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press through a records request.