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Oct 30
Massachusetts-based publisher wins national award

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. (AP) - Editor & Publisher, a journal that has chronicled the newspaper business for about 130 years, has named a Massachusetts-based media executive as the nation's publisher of the year.

Oct 30
Bruins slip past Sabres 3-2 in OT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Brad Marchand's status was a game-time decision that paid off for the Boston Bruins.

Oct 30
Shaheen, Brown take geography quiz in final debate

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Republican Scott Brown, the former Massachusetts senator now running in New Hampshire, appeared to have a bit trouble with geography in his final debate with Democratic incumbent Sen. Jeanne Shaheen on Thursday.

Oct 30
Brown appears uncertain about NH geography

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The former Massachusetts senator now seeking the same job in New Hampshire appeared to have a bit of trouble with geography in his final debate before Election Day.

Oct 30
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) - The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:

Oct 30
Boston Herald to pay $900K to end lawsuit

BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Herald will pay more than $900,000 after agreeing not to seek to overturn a court ruling that it defamed a woman it had alleged had engaged in "sexual acts" with an inmate at a state prison in Bridgewater.

Oct 30
Truck driver avoids jail in Webster hit-and-run

DUDLEY, Mass. (AP) - A Dracut truck driver has avoided jail time after pleading guilty to leaving the scene after striking a pedestrian who later died.

Oct 30
Marine wants new charges in Iraq war crime tossed

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. (AP) - Defense lawyers for a Marine who is being retried in a major Iraq war crime case asked a military judge to remove himself, calling him biased and unfair.

Oct 30
GE critical of EPA's plan to clean Housatonic

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - General Electric Co. has issued a sharply worded and highly critical response to the federal government's $619 million, 13-year proposal to clean toxic chemicals from the Housatonic River in Pittsfield and other communities downstream.

Oct 30
Sterling in shock over official's sudden death

STERLING, Mass. (AP) - The small central Massachusetts town of Sterling is in shock after the sudden and unexpected death of its town administrator.

Oct 30
Man struck, killed by train in Belchertown

BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say a 38-year-old man has been struck and killed by a freight train in Belchertown.

Oct 30
4 admit to taking bribes from cabbies at Logan

BOSTON (AP) - Four Massachusetts Port Authority employees have pleaded guilty to taking bribes from cab drivers and letting them cut ahead of other taxis to pick up fares at Logan International Airport.

Oct 30
Ex-Ludlow officer goes to jail for stealing drugs

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A former high-ranking Ludlow police officer who stole drugs from the department's evidence locker has been sentenced to two years in jail.

Oct 30
No. 24 Duke's trip to Pitt headlines ACC's Week 10

A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during Week 10 of the season:

Oct 30
1 last debate before high-stakes Senate election

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The former Massachusetts senator now seeking the same job in New Hampshire had a bit of trouble with geography in his final debate before Election Day.

Oct 30
Welker and Belichick have buried the hatchet

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - There's no longer any bad blood between Bill Belichick and Wes Welker heading into the showdown Sunday between the New England Patriots and Denver Broncos.

Oct 29
Hernandez lawyers to argue for murder trial move

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - Lawyers for former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez were set to go before a judge to argue that his trial in the 2013 killing of a semiprofessional football player should be moved because of intense pretrial media coverage.

Oct 29
Celtics exercise contract options 3 players

BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Celtics have exercised contract options on forwards Kelly Olynyk, Jared Sullinger and Tyler Zeller.

Oct 29
Winning numbers drawn in 'Megabucks Doubler' game

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) - The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Megabucks Doubler" game were:

Oct 29
Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were: