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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Nearly 70 years after they died when their crippled bomber slammed into a northern Italian mountain, the two Americans at the controls of the ill-fated warplane are being honored by residents of a village near the crash site.
SportsRecorder: Pioneer field hockey turns in solid outing and narrowly falls to first-place Holyoke, 1-0, in West Division action.
SportsRecorder: In battle of top 2 Bi-County North golf teams Pioneer beat Frontier, 14.5-9.5, moving Pioneer into sole possession of first place
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Everything seems to be going wrong for the Boston Red Sox one year after so many things went right.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - It might be way too early to call the Pittsburgh Pirates a team of destiny. But after what manager Clint Hurdle witnessed Thursday night, he had to stop and wonder.
BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) - The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) - For a player who generates so much attention from opposing defenses and gets paid handsomely by his own team, Marcel Reece somehow has become the forgotten man on the Oakland Raiders offense.
The 2014 Ig Nobel winners, awarded Thursday at Harvard University by the Annals of Improbable Research magazine:
BOSTON (AP) - The worker revolt at the Market Basket supermarket chain appears to have caused a ripple effect in the Massachusetts economy, with the state reporting Thursday that several thousand jobs were lost in August, largely because of "temporary employment disruptions" in the retail sector.
BOSTON (AP) - Final official results from the Massachusetts primary election show fewer than 20 percent of eligible voters participated.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Regional fishing associations are uniting in an attempt to strengthen the laws that govern fisheries in federal waters.
BOSTON (AP) - A judge has rejected a request from lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) to hold a hearing on whether to move the trial outside of Massachusetts.
BOSTON (AP) - Federal prosecutors and lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were arguing Thursday on motions that include defense requests to move the trial outside of Massachusetts and delay the trial's start by at least 10 months.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts is reporting a loss of more than 5,000 jobs in August and the state's unemployment rate jumped two-tenths of a point, with the blame being largely put on "temporary employment disruptions" in the retail sector.
WILBRAHAM, Mass. (AP) - Police are investigating after a freight train struck a van that had apparently been abandoned on the tracks in Wilbraham.
BARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) - A former guard at the Barnstable County jail has pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of having sex with an inmate.
HAVERHILL, Mass. (AP) - A Haverhill man who ran a restaurant and kitchen equipment supply business has been charged with defrauding his customers, including a church and several immigrants with poor English skills, out of $250,000.
BOSTON (AP) - A Massachusetts woman who threatened to blow up, torture and castrate Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey in what prosecutors called a "persistent and malevolent" cyberstalking campaign has been sentenced to more than four years in prison.
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. (AP) - A judge has rejected a North Adams man's attempts to reach a plea deal in a rape case because the defendant refused to take responsibility.
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) - A Lowell police officer charged with being drunk and causing a fatal car crash has resigned.
MALDEN, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say a man riding a bicycle has died after being struck by a garbage truck in Malden.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - PepsiCo has announced that it is closing beverage warehouses in Portland and Augusta, but most of the 100 affected employees are expected to be offered jobs elsewhere within the company.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - Worcester police are investigating a shooting that left a 15-year-old boy in serious condition.