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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Springfield jury has begun deliberating the fate of the last of three defendants charged with killing three Pittsfield men in 2011.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Federal workplace safety officials have launched an investigation into the death of a Maine man who was crushed by one of the two elephants in his care.
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) - Julia Clukey and Chris Mazdzer have their luge seasons off to winning starts.
BOSTON (AP) - A Merrimack College professor has been charged with possession of child pornography he allegedly accessed with a college computer, federal prosecutors said Friday.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Stevan Ridley's father switched his allegiance from the Oakland Raiders once his son was drafted by the New England Patriots.
The 2014 Ig Nobel winners, awarded Thursday at Harvard University by the Annals of Improbable Research magazine:
BOSTON (AP) - There's some truth to the effectiveness of folk remedies and old wives' tales when it comes to serious medical issues, according to findings by a team from Detroit Medical Center.
BOSTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's proposal to prepare Syrian rebels for a war against Islamic State militants found little support among the members of the Massachusetts all-Democratic congressional delegation.
WOBURN, Mass. (AP) - Prosecutors dropped their case on Thursday against a former Massachusetts Institute of Technology employee who had been charged with murder in the 2010 death of his 6-month-old son.
BOSTON (AP) - Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is planning to vote against President Barack Obama's request to prepare Syrian rebels for a war against Islamic state militants.
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FOXBOROUGH (AP) - Darrelle Revis didn't divulge much when asked about his preference for facing a rookie quarterback.
BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Bruins have some lineup questions entering training camp after a disappointing second-round exit in the playoffs.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - About 5,500 more people were living in poverty in Rhode Island in 2013 compared to the previous year, new U.S. Census Bureau figures show.