This Just In...
BOSTON (AP) - Boston police say a brother and sister have been critically wounded, and a woman with them less seriously hurt, when they were shot as they sat in a car outside a housing complex.
TORONTO (AP) - The Canadian talking and tweeting hitchhiking robot that met its untimely end in the United States over the weekend might be given another chance at life.
NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The fiancee of imprisoned ex-New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has petitioned a Rhode Island court to add the surname Hernandez to her name, matching their daughter's name.
BOSTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's decision to mandate steeper greenhouse gas cuts from power plants may be running into opposition in some states, but in Massachusetts fellow Democrats are hailing the move.
BOSTON (AP) - State gambling regulators want a judge to dismiss Boston's lawsuit challenging the award of a casino license to casino operator Wynn, saying the decision is not subject to judicial review and the city's challenge comes too late.
CHARLTON, Mass. (AP) - Fire investigators on Monday sifted through the rubble of a farm winery after a massive blaze destroyed it and 4,000 gallons of wine.
BOSTON (AP) - Like 16 other states in the nation, Massachusetts designates a percentage of gambling revenues generated at its casinos to support its flagging horse racing industry. Here's a snapshot of the Race Horse Development Fund as of July 18, 2015, the most recent data available:
BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Symphony Orchestra said Monday it was extending the contract of Andris Nelsons, who last year became the orchestra's youngest conductor in a century.
PLAINVILLE, Mass. (AP) - Massachusetts' horse racing industry is flush with casino cash. The only problem? There isn't much of a local industry to speak of.
METHUEN, Mass. (AP) - For three months, three women from the Merrimack Valley and New Hampshire have been working to train wild mustangs given to them as a part of a nationwide program.
BOSTON (AP) - The Tampa Bay Rays have decided the minors would be the best place for left-hander Matt Moore to continue his return from Tommy John surgery.
Power produced by hydroelectric generators in Canada have played a part in the U.S. Northeast's electricity landscape for four decades, and experts say its role will only increase. Some points about current production and proposals to bring more Canadian power to the region:
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Some passengers riding Amtrak between New Haven and Springfield, Massachusetts, may soon need to switch to a bus for part of their trip.
BOSTON (AP) - A celebrity chef "Seafood Throwdown," an oyster-shucking contest and an all-day lobster bake will be featured at the fourth annual Boston Seafood Festival.
BOSTON (AP) - State lawmakers are calling on corporations in Massachusetts to add more women to their governing boards.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Plenty of raw electricity sloshes around in Quebec's rivers and reservoirs, promising relief for U.S. northeasterners, who pay the nation's highest power costs. But getting those electrons to smartphones and air conditioners in Boston, Hartford and New York City is another matter entirely.
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) - Authorities in New Bedford are investigating an overnight fatal shooting.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire police are asking for the public's help about events leading up to a fatal collision between a motorcycle and pickup truck in Concord.