This Just In...

Today at 02:24AM
Fitchburg State announces 3 presidential finalists

FITCHBURG, Mass. (AP) - Fitchburg State University in Massachusetts has announced the three finalists for its president's job.

Today at 01:43AM
Pittsfield shooting suspect's hearing postponed

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - The dangerousness hearing for a Pittsfield teenager charged in connection with what police call a drug-related shooting has been rescheduled.

Today at 01:28AM
Dead puppies found in trash bag in Revere

REVERE, Mass. (AP) - Police are investigating after two dead puppies were found in a trash bag behind a Revere gas station.

Today at 12:44AM
Man dies after fall from Lowell rooftop

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - Police say a 25-year-old man has died after a four-story fall from the roof of a Lowell apartment building.

Nov 23
Patriots win 7th straight, rout Lions 34-9

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - For the first time in their seven-game winning streak, the New England Patriots didn't score first.

Nov 23
AP-BKC--Manhattan-Northeastern Box

Richards 3-9 0-0 7, Pankey 4-11 1-3 9, Wilson 5-7 2-7 12, Andujar 3-9 1-2 7, Kates 1-2 0-0 2, Stores 2-7 2-3 8, Crawford 2-6 0-0 6, Williams 0-2 0-0 0, Allen 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 20-53 6-15 51.

Nov 23
Northeastern shoots past Manhattan, 65-51

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) - Scott Eatherton pumped in 22 points and Northeastern used some torrid shooting to post a 65-51 win over Manhattan Sunday night in the championship game of the Hall of Fame Tipoff tournament at Mohegan Sun Arena.

Nov 23
Retired Springfield Bishop Maguire dies at age 95

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Former Bishop Joseph Maguire, who led the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield from 1977 to 1992 and faced allegations following retirement that clergy sex abuse and cover-up of that abuse had happened on his watch, died Sunday evening at the age of 95.

Nov 23
Colleges hope to engage students on wealth gap

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Many students at Keene State College and Mount Wachusett Community College already know something about the widening gap between the wealthiest Americans and everyone else. Now, the schools are working together to get them to do something about it.

Nov 23
Heavy traffic expected before, after holiday

BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts is gearing up for what could be a busier-than-usual Thanksgiving getaway.

Nov 22
Cape missionaries breach Africa lockdown via radio

HYANNIS, Mass. (AP) - Forced by the Ebola epidemic to be under lockdown in a children's home in Sierra Leone, missionaries Patty and Allen Morell of Centerville are reaching out to thousands of people in the West African nation with a radio program.

Nov 22
Author, expert is apostle for the American apple

GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) - There's Old Nonesuch of Massachusetts, Paw Paw, Melvin Sweet, Cogswell, Fallawater ... Do you know your apples?

Nov 22
Northeastern beats Navy in Tip-Off Classic, 68-44

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) - Scott Eatherton scored 19 points and grabbed eight rebounds as Northeastern sank Navy 68-44 in the first game of the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic at the Mohegan Sun Arena Saturday night.

Nov 22
AP-BKC--Northeastern-Navy Box

Walker 3-6 0-0 9, Williams 5-9 0-0 11, Ford 2-4 2-2 8, Stahl 2-4 1-3 5, Eatherton 7-11 5-6 19, Marshall 1-2 2-2 5, Donnelly 1-1 0-0 3, Begley 0-4 0-0 0, Hill 0-0 2-2 2, Abakah 0-2 2-2 2, Spencer 1-5 2-2 4. Totals 22-48 16-19 68.

Nov 22
Canadiens beat Bruins 2-0 behind Price's 33 saves

BOSTON (AP) - Montreal winger Max Pacioretty had a simple explanation for why the Canadiens have had so much success lately against the Boston Bruins.

Nov 22
Canadiens-Bruins Sums

First Period_1, Montreal, Markov 2 (Gallagher, Plekanec), 11:37 (pp). Penalties_Sekac, Mon (boarding), 1:15; Krug, Bos (interference), 9:54; Weise, Mon, major (fighting), 13:17; Campbell, Bos, major (fighting), 13:17.

Nov 22
Boston College loses to Florida State 20-17

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Boston College coach Steve Addazio couldn't have asked for much more against the reigning national champions that have now won 27 consecutive games.

Nov 22
Amherst hoops wins 99th straight game at home

It's been nearly six years since Amherst's women's basketball team lost at home. Now the Jeffs stand tied with UConn for the longest home winning streak in NCAA history.