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SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Chris Grenier had a plan after graduating from Algonquin Regional in 2005, and it didn't include matriculating to college like the vast majority of his classmates.
DARTMOUTH, Mass. (AP) - The future is now at UMass Dartmouth's bioengineering lab, where students and staff are working on things that were once the stuff of science fiction.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were:
ATLANTA (AP) - The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
NEW YORK (AP) - The Boston Celtics are making a playoff push - and they came to the right place to keep things rolling Friday night.
NEW YORK (AP) - Isaiah Thomas scored 18 points and Jae Crowder had 17 points and nine rebounds as the Boston Celtics held off a late rally by the New York Knicks for a 95-92 win on Friday night.
Turner 5-10 5-7 15, Bass 4-7 8-10 16, Zeller 1-3 0-0 2, Smart 2-3 1-2 6, Bradley 4-10 2-3 10, Crowder 5-12 7-8 17, I.Thomas 4-13 8-9 18, Olynyk 2-5 3-4 7, Datome 0-1 0-0 0, Jerebko 2-5 0-0 5. Totals 29-69 34-43 96.
BOSTON (AP) - A suspect in a motor vehicle stop opened fire on police on Friday evening and seriously wounded a decorated officer before being killed by other officers at the scene, authorities said. An apparent bystander also was shot.
SALEM, Mass. (AP) - A North Andover woman has been sentenced to 6 months in jail after pleading guilty to stealing $1.7 million from her employer.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez took the stand in his murder trial Friday, telling the jury that he was intoxicated in the hours before the slaying of her sister's boyfriend.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has testified in his murder trial that he was intoxicated in the hours before the killing of her sister's boyfriend.
BOSTON (AP) - Outside political action committees raised and spent more on last year's race for governor than the candidates themselves, according to a new report from the Massachusetts Office of Campaign and Political Finance.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. Chemical Safety Board is operating without a permanent leader. Its chairman has been forced to resign, following accusations of mismanagement.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - Police have arrested a man who they say called in a bomb threat that forced the evacuation of the Massachusetts courthouse where Aaron Hernandez's murder trial is being held.
BOSTON (AP) - Efforts to modernize the state's food stamp program and weed out fraud have left thousands of eligible residents without benefits, according to advocates for the poor.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - Police have arrested a man they allege called in a bomb threat that forced the evacuation of the courthouse where the trial of Aaron Hernandez is being held.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A chairlift company is warning U.S. ski resorts to check about 170 lifts for potential problems after engineers announced that a design flaw likely contributed to a weekend accident that injured seven skiers in Maine.
Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is certain on this point: "I never knowingly took any steroids." And this, too: "I deserve to be in the Hall of Fame."
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez took the stand in his murder trial Friday shortly after the judge overseeing the case dismissed a juror for personal reasons.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - The judge overseeing the trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has dismissed a juror for personal reasons.