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Sep 17
Most in delegation oppose Syrian rebel training

BOSTON (AP) - Just two members of Massachusetts' all-Democratic congressional delegation have voted to give President Barack Obama the authority to train and arm Syrian rebels.

Sep 17
Harvard's Murphy: New approach with same passion

Tim Murphy has always been a do-it-yourself coach.

Sep 17
Lawyers due in court in marathon bombing case

BOSTON (AP) - Federal prosecutors and lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were due in court for a status hearing on motions that include defense requests to move the trial outside of Massachusetts and delay the trial's start by at least 10 months.

Sep 17
Castillo steady but Red Sox fall to Pirates 9-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Rusney Castillo drilled a sharp grounder to second base and took off. Three seconds later the future of the Boston Red Sox was standing on first base.

Sep 17
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:

Sep 17
Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

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

Sep 17
Pirates overwhelm Buchholz, Red Sox in 9-1 win

PITTSBURGH (AP) - There used to be a time - any year really between 1993-2012 - when reaching 81 wins would be cause for celebration for the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Sep 17
Massachusetts college student dies in fall

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A Worcester Polytechnic Institute sophomore from Maryland has died in a fall from a parking garage.

Sep 17
Man gets 9 years in currency trading scheme

BOSTON (AP) - The co-owner of a now-defunct foreign currency trading company has been sentenced to nine years in prison for defrauding investors out of more than $30 million.

Sep 17
Air bags stolen from 35 vehicles in Northampton

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) - Northampton police are investigating after someone stole air bags from 35 vehicles at a car dealership.

Sep 17
Feds to issue recommendation on cod shortage

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Federal regulators are set to issue a recommendation about the future of the Gulf of Maine's declining cod fishery.

Sep 16
GOP's Baker to unveil economic development plan

BOSTON (AP) - Republican candidate for governor Charlie Baker is planning to unveil an economic development plan during a morning press conference.

Sep 16
Ranaudo yields 2 homers in Red Sox loss to Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Anthony Ranaudo has had one fundamental problem early in his major league career: keeping hitters in the ballpark.

Sep 16
2014 MacArthur 'genius grant' winners unveiled

CHICAGO (AP) - A professor whose research is helping a California police department improve its strained relationship with the black community and a lawyer who advocates for victims of domestic abuse are among the 21 winners of this year's MacArthur Foundation "genius grants."

Sep 16
List of 2014 MacArthur 'genius grant' recipients

CHICAGO (AP) - The following 21 fellows will each receive $625,000 over the next five years from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation:

Sep 16
Morton pitches surging Pirates over Red Sox 4-0

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Charlie Morton had no expectations when he took the mound in a major league game for the first time in a month.

Sep 16
Bill would require convicts to attend sentencing

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A state lawmaker wants to require violent offenders to attend their sentencing hearings following a dispute that arose in the case of a man convicted of raping and killing a 19-year-old college student.

Sep 16
Warner, Seau among 113 Hall nominees

Super Bowl-winning quarterback Kurt Warner and linebacker Junior Seau are among 15 first-year eligible modern-era candidates nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Sep 16
Cops: No past reason to enter remains-filled home

BLACKSTONE, Mass. (AP) - Police responded to several calls in recent years from a home where the remains of three infants were found last week but never had reason to check conditions inside the home, according to police logs released Tuesday.

Sep 16
Twin sisters plead not guilty to medical fraud

BOSTON (AP) - Twin sisters who once lived in Massachusetts have pleaded not guilty to charges they stole more than $580,000 from federal, state and local agencies by allegedly providing unlicensed psychological services.

Sep 16
Massachusetts paratrooper laid to rest

NORTHBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Hundreds have paid their respects and flags lined the streets of a central Massachusetts town to honor a paratrooper killed in Afghanistan.