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FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - A man who sued Aaron Hernandez over being shot in the face in Florida is due to take the stand in the former New England Patriots player's murder trial.
BOSTON (AP) - Nine crewmembers of a disabled Canadian charter schooner that looks like a pirate ship have jumped safely into Coast Guard lifeboats in rough seas off the New England coast.
BOSTON (AP) - The only thing more critical than winning for the Boston Bruins was doing it in regulation.
First Period_1, Boston, Eriksson 20 (Soderberg), 16:57. Penalties_Pirri, Fla (slashing), 9:51; McQuaid, Bos (interference), 16:13; B.Campbell, Fla (tripping), 16:43.
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) - Blake Swihart drove in three runs with a triple and a single in Boston's nine-run ninth inning Tuesday and the Red Sox beat a Tampa Bay Rays split squad 11-8.
PEABODY, Mass. (AP) - A Peabody man charged with killing his ex-wife was held without bail at his arraignment in a hospital room.
BOSTON (AP) - Federal prosecutors say an elderly living center has agreed to pay $1.2 million to settle allegations of inflated Medicare claims for rehabilitation therapy.
BOSTON (AP) - Even the planned three-year restoration project of the USS Constitution was affected by this winter's record-setting snowfall in the Boston area.
LITCHFIELD, Conn. (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison for making several false emergency calls to Connecticut dispatchers.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A former Berkshire County nursing home employee charged with sexually assaulting a bedridden patient under his care has been convicted of two charges, but acquitted of the most serious charge he faced.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say an 8-year-old girl is the only witness in the weekend stabbing death of her father in Worcester.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans and liberal Democrats have something in common: Both are trying to keep alive the prospect that Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren will run for president.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts should be a national leader in narrowing the wage gap between men and women in the workforce, state Treasurer Deb Goldberg said Tuesday in announcing the creation of a new statewide advisory committee to devise strategies for improving wage equality.
BOSTON (AP) - Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzkhokhar Tsarnaev started their case by trying to show that his older brother was the driving force behind the 2013 terror attack.
NEW YORK (AP) - It was a run-of-the-mill complaint - a smell of gas - with a troubling explanation: Someone had improperly tapped into a Manhattan building's gas line, and it was leaking.
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - Mike Napoli started a seven-run fourth inning with a broken-bat homer and Justin Masterson allowed one run in 5 2-3 innings as the Boston Red Sox rolled to a 14-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
BOSTON (AP) - Prosecutors rested their case against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday after jurors in his federal death penalty trial saw gruesome autopsy photos and heard a medical examiner describe the devastating injuries suffered by an 8-year-old boy killed in the 2013 terror attack.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Avery Bradley says despite a season of ups and downs, he never stopped believing the Boston Celtics were a playoff team.