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Testimony over Hernandez evidence enters 3rd day

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - Testimony at a hearing for Aaron Hernandez enters its third days as lawyers seek to have some evidence in his murder case thrown out, including from a cellphone and home surveillance system.

11 minutes ago
Ex-Lee police chief faces trial in January

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Lee's former police chief faces trial in January on charges that he stole more than $50,000 from a charity that buys Christmas gifts for underprivileged children.

29 minutes ago
Testimony in Hernandez evidence motions in 3rd day

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - Testimony enters its third day as lawyers for Aaron Hernandez seek to have some evidence thrown out, including from a cellphone and home surveillance system.

41 minutes ago
Testimony in Hernandez evidence motion in 3rd day

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - Testimony enters its third day as lawyers for Aaron Hernandez seek to have some evidence thrown out, including cellphone and home surveillance system records.

Today at 08:39AM
Police step up search for child rape suspect

SOUTHBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Authorities are stepping up efforts to locate a man facing child rape charges in Massachusetts who allegedly cut off a court-ordered GPS device and fled to Kentucky and North Carolina.

Today at 08:15AM
Barking dog may have saved Saugus woman

SAUGUS, Mass. (AP) - Police say her barking dog may have saved a Saugus woman who was assaulted while out jogging from more serious harm.

Today at 07:17AM
Judge dismisses lawsuit against Maine newsletter

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A federal judge has dismissed a defamation lawsuit brought by Pan Am Railways and its former president against a small Maine-based industry newsletter.

Today at 06:57AM
Man sentenced for Maine home invasion

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to serve six months in jail for his role in a home invasion in Maine in April.

Oct 1
Principal: Bomb threat likely 'a very bad hoax'

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) AAA" School officials in Bedford, New Hampshire, have canceled classes at the high school and middle school complex while they assess the credibility of a bomb threat.

Oct 1
Springfield man facing heroin charges

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Springfield police have arrested a man they say had nearly 1,500 bags of heroin in his vehicle.

Oct 1
Hernandez bid to toss phone evidence continues

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - A judge is hearing a second day of testimony in a bid by ex-New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez's lawyers to have evidence from his cellphone tossed.

Oct 1
New restriction on New England cod fishing debated

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Federal regulators are debating emergency restrictions to the Gulf of Maine's cod fishery.

Oct 1
Audit: Feds overpaid state $106M for Medicaid

BOSTON (AP) - A federal audit released Wednesday said the U.S. government overpaid Massachusetts nearly $106 million for Medicaid reimbursements, and recommends that the state be ordered to refund the money.

Oct 1
Thoroughbred races proposed for Brockton Fair

BOSTON (AP) - Thoroughbred horse racing may have a home in New England next year.

Oct 1
Bridgewater State U keeps rape reports secret

BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (AP) - Officials at Bridgewater State University are defending their decision not to inform students about two recent alleged rapes on campus, saying suspects were quickly apprehended and there was no danger to the campus.

Oct 1
Jury rules that race a factor in bouncer firing

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) - A jury has sided with a former bouncer at a Dartmouth strip club who said he was fired in part because of his race.

Oct 1
Buffalo tech firm laying off 70, mostly at HQ

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - A Buffalo-based website designer and service provider says it will lay off about 70 employees, including 50 who work at the company's downtown headquarters.

Oct 1
New memorial arises at Jack Kerouac's gravesite

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - The Lowell gravesite of native son and Beat generation writer Jack Kerouac is now easier to find.

Oct 1
Legal fight erupts over sale of Schilling computer

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The wife of former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has fought for the return of a personal computer purchased at auction.