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Today at 05:06AM
Jury weighs evidence in Brockton witness slay case

BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) - A jury is scheduled to continue deliberating in the murder trial of a Brockton man charged with gunning down a witness in another homicide case.

Today at 04:39AM
Bristol DA considers run for Fall River mayor

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - Bristol District Attorney Sam Sutter has joined the growing field of people considering running for mayor of Fall River.

Today at 04:09AM
Celtics assistant coach denies larceny charge

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) - Boston Celtics assistant coach and former player Walter McCarty has pleaded not guilty to larceny for allegedly failing to pay $18,000 he owes for the purchase and installation of cabinets.

Today at 03:39AM
Nova Star sees surge in motor coach bookings

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The company that runs the Nova Star ferry between Portland, Maine, and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia says it has already received advance bookings for 43 motor coaches in 2015.

Today at 03:18AM
Judge: UMass rape defendants can be tried together

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) - A judge has ruled that four men charged with raping a University of Massachusetts student in her Amherst dorm room two years ago can be tried together, but with one major restriction.

Today at 02:32AM
Ex-Boston gang officer charged with lying to FBI

BOSTON (AP) - A former Boston police officer who was assigned to the gang unit has been charged with lying to the FBI about passing confidential information to a gang associate.

Today at 01:51AM
Dalton man sentenced on child porn charge

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Dalton man who had violent and sadistic child pornography images and videos on his computer has been sentenced to more than four years in prison.

Oct 23
Hillary Clinton campaigns for Coakley in Boston

BOSTON (AP) - Hillary Rodham Clinton is campaigning with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley in Boston as the race for Massachusetts governor remains extremely close.

Oct 23
Republican wants politics removed from AG office

BOSTON (AP) - Republican candidate for attorney general John Miller is proposing a constitutional amendment aimed at removing politics from the job he is seeking.

Oct 23
More than 100 pounds of pot seized in Agawam

AGAWAM, Mass. (AP) - Police in western Massachusetts continue to investigate after a raid on an Agawam storage locker yielded more than 100 pounds of marijuana and more than $1 million in cash.

Oct 23
Senators ask gov't for nationwide air bag recall

DETROIT (AP) - Two U.S. senators are calling on regulators to issue a nationwide recall of cars with faulty air bags made by Takata Corp., questioning why automakers have been allowed to limit recalls to only certain locations with high humidity.

Oct 23
Mitt Romney to campaign for New Mexico governor

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney plans a campaign stop in New Mexico to help Gov. Susana Martinez's re-election.

Oct 23
GT-Pitt game headlines ACC Week 9

A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during Week 9 of the season:

Oct 23
Suspect in Springfield killing caught in Mexico

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Federal marshals say a suspect in a fatal shooting in Springfield nearly a year ago has been captured in Mexico.

Oct 23
Dartmouth's Tuck School, Smith College to partner

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) - The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth will offer its Tuck Business Bridge Program to undergraduates at Smith College, a private women's liberal arts college in Massachusetts.

Oct 23
Boosters' club president charged with larceny

NORTH READING, Mass. (AP) - North Reading police have arrested the president of the local high school athletic boosters club for allegedly stealing more than $10,000 from the organization.

Oct 23
Worcester woman gets life for Rutland slaying

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A Worcester woman convicted of first-degree murder for the 2011 stabbing and beating death of a Rutland man in his own home has been sentenced to life in prison.

Oct 23
Massachusetts state trooper faces assault charges

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts State Police trooper has been released on personal recognizance after pleading not guilty to sexually assaulting a woman he met on an online dating service.

Oct 23
Owner of Conn. inn accused of tobacco tax fraud

LITCHFIELD, Conn. (AP) - Federal officials have accused the owner of the Litchfield Inn of defrauding Massachusetts and Connecticut of $43 million in tobacco taxes.

Oct 23
Ballot question TV ad spending nearing $5.8M

BOSTON (AP) - Television ad spending on Massachusetts ballot questions has approached $5.8 million with Election Day less than two weeks away.

Oct 22
Gardner Museum exhibit features Italian masters

BOSTON (AP) - The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum's new exhibit features works by Michelangelo, Donatello and other Italian Renaissance masters.