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Dec 20
Retired teacher dedicates self to feeding homeless

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - When Martha Tighe retired from teaching after 43 years, she wanted a job where she could continue to help others. Now in her sixth year as executive director of The Parish Cupboard in West Springfield, she can safely cross that line off her to-do list.

Dec 20
Acclaimed ex-Soviet artist has a colorful story

NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Internationally acclaimed artist Anatoly Dverin's story is as colorful as his paintings.

Dec 20
Pollard, Davis each score 19 to lead Dayton over BU 78-62

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - Kendall Pollard and Darrell Davis each scored a career-high 19 points to help Dayton roll to a 78-62 victory over Boston University on Saturday night.

Dec 20
AP-BKC--Boston U.-Dayton Box

Papale 1-6 0-0 2, Mosely 1-2 0-0 3, Hankerson 8-13 5-7 25, Dieudonne 6-11 3-4 16, Alston 3-5 1-3 7, Johnson 1-1 0-0 3, Fanning 1-4 2-5 4, Mbargorba 0-0 2-2 2, Goff 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 21-42 13-21 62.

Dec 19
Playing Patriots still special for Ryan, Jets

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Rex Ryan still isn't backing down.

Dec 19
MA Lottery

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) - These Massachusetts lotteries were drawn Saturday:

Dec 19
Padres obtain Middlebrooks from Red Sox

SAN DIEGO (AP) - In yet another move for the retooling Padres, San Diego obtained third baseman Will Middlebrooks from the Boston Red Sox for catcher Ryan Hanigan on Friday night.

Dec 19
Hutchinson makes 30 saves, Jets beat Bruins

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) - Boston draft pick Michael Hutchinson had some fun at the Bruins' expense.

Dec 19
Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game

ATLANTA (AP) - The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:

Dec 19
Winning numbers drawn in 'Megaplier' game

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were:

Dec 19
Bruins-Jets Sums

First Period_1, Winnipeg, E.Kane 6 (Clitsome, Harrison), 3:12. Penalties_Krug, Bos (delay of game), :24; Hamilton, Bos (hooking), 3:58; Slater, Wpg (delay of game), 9:26.

Dec 19
Iron Mountain reaches $44.5M settlement with US

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Information storage and management company Iron Mountain agreed to pay $44.5 million to settle allegations that the company overcharged federal agencies for record storage services, authorities announced Friday.

Dec 19
Celtics start post-Rondo era with win over Wolves

BOSTON (AP) - Celtics coach Brad Stevens was curious how his team would play in its first game without Rajon Rondo.

Dec 19
Timberwolves-Celtics, Box

Wiggins 2-10 1-1 5, T.Young 6-19 1-2 13, Dieng 4-10 1-1 9, LaVine 3-7 0-0 7, Muhammad 11-15 2-2 26, Bennett 3-8 1-2 7, Williams 4-9 0-1 8, Budinger 8-12 0-1 19, Adrien 1-2 1-4 3, Hummel 0-0 1-2 1, Robinson III 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 42-93 8-16 98.

Dec 19
No. 13 Duke women crush Mass-Lowell 95-48

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Sierra Calhoun scored 19 points to lead six players in double figures and No. 13 Duke coasted to a 95-48 win over Massachusetts-Lowell on Friday.

Dec 19
Ainge says impending free agency led to Rondo deal

BOSTON (AP) - Rajon Rondo wanted to avoid rush-hour city traffic so he met at the Boston Celtics suburban practice facility with the man who traded him.