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Aug 29
Rays' slide continues with 8-4 loss to Red Sox

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - The sliding Tampa Bay Rays couldn't recover from an early eight-run deficit.

Aug 29
5 things to know about elections in Massachusetts

BOSTON (AP) - Five things to know about the political season in Massachusetts:

Aug 29
In Massachusetts, a crowded 6th District primary

BOSTON (AP) - In a reliably Democratic state like Massachusetts, Republicans typically see few opportunities for big congressional wins.

Aug 29
Castillo to make pro debut Sunday

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo is set to make his pro debut for the rookie-level Gulf Coast League Red Sox Sunday.

Aug 29
Winning numbers drawn in 'Megaplier' game

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

Aug 29
Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game

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

Aug 29
Betts hits grand slam, Red Sox beat Rays 8-4

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Mookie Betts put his first grand slam as his top rookie season highlight so far.

Aug 29
Lowell family members plead guilty in tax scam

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - Four members of a Lowell family have pleaded guilty to charges they schemed to hide $25 million in wages from the IRS.

Aug 29
UMass, Boston College renew Bay State rivalry

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The statue of Doug Flutie outside Boston College's Alumni Stadium was playfully defaced this week when someone - presumably by a UMass supporter - draped a Minuteman jersey over it. Flutie retweeted a photo with the comment: "Ew."

Aug 29
2 people dead after Easthampton motorcycle crash

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say two people who were on a motorcycle are dead and another person is facing charges after a collision in Easthampton.

Aug 29
Lawyer: Case against Maserati cop car driver silly

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) - The lawyer for a Massachusetts man facing charges of impersonating a police officer for driving around a Maserati painted to resemble a police cruiser calls the case against his client "silly."

Aug 29
Police: New Bedford teen robbed on way to school

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) - Police are investigating after a 15-year-old girl said she was robbed on her way to school.

Aug 29
Constitution to set sail for last time for 3 years

BOSTON (AP) - The U.S.S. Constitution is setting its sails for the last time before the warship heads to dry dock for a three-year repair project.

Aug 29
Body found in car in Waltham identified

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) - The Middlesex district attorney's office says three juveniles have been charged with robbing a Waltham man who was later found dead in a car.

Aug 29
2 plead guilty in slaying of Boston teen

BOSTON (AP) - Two members of a Boston gang have pleaded guilty for their roles in the shooting death of a 14-year-old honors student in 2010.

Aug 29
Retired firefighter pleads not guilty to attack

PALMER, Mass. (AP) - A retired Springfield fire captain charged with attacking the city's fire commissioner has been released on personal recognizance, angering the mayor.

Aug 28
TPC Boston brings back big memories for Spieth

NORTON, Mass. (AP) - Jordan Spieth has spent his second season going to PGA Tour courses he had seen only once, each of them filled with various memories.

Aug 28
Ebola in mind, US colleges screen some students

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history.

Aug 28
Garoppolo impressive in start vs Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Rookie Jimmy Garoppolo gave Bill Belichick something to think about in his first start for the New England Patriots.