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Boston Symphony Orchestra extends contract of music director

BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Symphony Orchestra is extending the contract of its music director, who last year became the orchestra's youngest conductor in a century.

29 minutes ago
Boston symphony extends contract for Nelsons

BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Symphony Orchestra is extending the contract of music director Andris Nelsons, who last year become the orchestra's youngest conductor in a century.

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NY school problems highlight debate over outside 'receivers'

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - The clock is ticking for leaders of New York's most chronically underperforming public schools, who under a new state law must quickly begin to turn things around or lose control to an outsider - a tactic that has produced mixed results elsewhere.

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Suspect in custody in fatal Massachusetts shooting

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Massachusetts prosecutors are seeking the return of a teen suspected in a fatal shooting in Pittsfield.

Aug 1
Moore's tough day sends Rays to 11-7 loss to Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) - Matt Moore hopes tough times may lead to better things as he continues his comeback from Tommy John surgery.

Aug 1
Company, FAA working on Gulfstream IV jet fail-safe problem

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The manufacturer of the jet that crashed on takeoff in Massachusetts last year, killing the co-owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer and six other people, has reported a problem with a fail-safe system that can allow the planes to reach high speeds on the runway even if they are prevented from taking off.

Aug 1
Shaw's big day carries Red Sox past Rays11-7

BOSTON (AP) - Travis Shaw's teammates teased him about going for the cycle in his last at-bat. He finished with an even better hit by belting his second homer of the day.

Aug 1
Moulton says he'll support Iran deal as 'best viable option'

SALEM, Mass. (AP) - U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton is among a handful of Congressional Democrats announcing their support for a nuclear deal with Iran since meeting with President Barack Obama this past week.

Aug 1
Mum Brady sharp in Patriots' first padded practice

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Two things were certain Saturday when the New England Patriots put on pads for the first time at training camp: The home fans sure do love Tom Brady, and the quarterback's suspension and court case haven't affected his accuracy.

Aug 1
Firm reports problem in fail-safe system on jet that crashed

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The manufacturer of the jet that crashed on takeoff last year, killing the co-owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer and six other people, reports a problem with a fail-safe system on the aircraft.

Aug 1
University seeks to help students provide disaster relief

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts university is considering starting a permanent fund to help students provide relief work at disaster sites around the world.

Aug 1
Moulton says he'll support Iran deal as "best viable option"

SALEM, Mass. (AP) - Massachusetts U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton is among a handful of Congressional Democrats announcing their support for a nuclear deal with Iran since meeting with President Barack Obama this past week.

Aug 1
Red Sox recall INF Shaw from Triple-A; option RHP Aro

BOSTON (AP) - The Red Sox recalled infielder Travis Shaw from Triple-A Pawtucket for Saturday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays.

Aug 1
Rays recall OF Sizemore from Triple-A; option Mahtook

BOSTON (AP) - The Tampa Bay Rays recalled outfielder Grady Sizemore from Triple-A Durham for Saturday's game against the Red Sox.

Aug 1
Man found dead aboard grounded sailboat is identified

BEVERLY, Mass. (AP) - Authorities have released the name of an elderly Massachusetts man found dead aboard a sailboat that washed onto rocks near a park.

Aug 1
New State Police policy keeps drivers' names secret

MILTON, Mass. (AP) - Kelly Young was driving down Route 28 when a sedan traveling in the other direction rear ended another car and veered into Young's lane, hitting his car head on, police say.