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Today at 02:20AM
Driver in MassPike fatal gets 9 months in jail

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A New Hampshire woman who was behind the wheel when her car crashed, killing her boyfriend, on the Massachusetts Turnpike in Westborough has been sentenced to nine months in jail.

Today at 01:55AM
Man facing molestation charges held without bail

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. (AP) - A Connecticut man described by prosecutors as a serial child molester has been held without bail in Massachusetts after being charged with sexually assaulting a 12-year-old boy.

Today at 01:01AM
Cod fishing restrictions up for vote this week

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Federal regulators will consider emergency restrictions to the Gulf of Maine's cod fishery this week.

Sep 29
Chiefs offense hums in 41-14 rout of Patriots

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Perhaps the Kansas City Chiefs gave their neighbors across the parking lot a little bit of inspiration with their impassioned performance against New England.

Sep 29
Judge to hear Hernandez bid to suppress evidence

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - A judge is expected to hear from lawyers for ex-New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez who want additional evidence in the murder case against him to be thrown out.

Sep 29
Brady struggles as Chiefs rout Patriots 41-14

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Asked about the quarterback situation in New England, coach Bill Belichick replied with a disgusted look.

Sep 29
GOP's Baker offers alternative sick leave plan

BOSTON (AP) - Republican candidate for governor Charlie Baker on Monday offered an alternative version of an earned sick time proposal that will go before voters in November, arguing his plan would protect workers without hurting the state's job market.

Sep 29
Researchers join on bipolar, schizophrenia work

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - Researchers at the University of Michigan's School of Public Health and Medical School are working on a genome sequencing study to help better understand bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.

Sep 29
Gubernatorial candidates to meet in WMass debate

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - The candidates seeking to become the next governor are set to square off in a televised debate in western Massachusetts.

Sep 29
Massachusetts gas prices fall by a penny

BOSTON (AP) - The price of a gallon of gasoline in Massachusetts has dipped another penny to an average of $3.38.

Sep 29
Jury selection for marathon suspect's friend

BOSTON (AP) - Jury selection began Monday in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who is accused of lying to authorities investigating the deadly bombing.

Sep 29
Woman wanted in kidnapping found in Baltimore

TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts woman wanted in connection with a gunpoint kidnapping last week has been apprehended in Baltimore.

Sep 29
Vehicles damaged at Billerica used car lot blaze

BILLERICA, Mass. (AP) - Officials say a two-alarm fire at a used car lot in Billerica destroyed or damaged almost 30 vehicles.

Sep 29
Electric malfunction to blame for Ashburnham fire

ASHBURNHAM, Mass. (AP) - Investigators say an electrical malfunction is to blame for a four-alarm fire at an Ashburnham home that took the life of an 88-year-old woman.

Sep 29
Amag Pharma to spend $675M on Lumara Health

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) - Shares of anemia treatment maker Amag Pharmaceuticals soared Monday after it announced plans to buy Lumara Health in a cash-and-stock deal that eventually could be worth more than $1 billion.

Sep 29
Man convicted of triple slaying faces sentencing

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Pittsfield man convicted last week of killing three Berkshire County men faces sentencing.

Sep 29
Fewer Massachusetts public schools earn top rating

BOSTON (AP) - The number of Massachusetts public schools securing the top ranking under the state's rating system has dropped significantly.

Sep 29
Pedestrian struck, killed by vehicle in Brockton

BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) - The victim of a deadly hit-and-run in Brockton is being remembered by his friends as a big man with a big heart.

Sep 29
Big E fair sets attendance record

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Summer-like temperatures over the weekend helped the Big E fair set an attendance record for the 17-day event.

Sep 29
US awards $450M to link job training to industry

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is awarding nearly a half-billion dollars to community colleges that are partnering with employers on job training.

Sep 29
Judge to hear Hernandez motions to toss evidence

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - A judge is expected to hear arguments on a motion by lawyers for former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez to suppress evidence in his murder trial.