This Just In...
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - Officials in Worcester say a surge of drug overdose deaths in early August has appeared to ease, but heroin users still aren't safe from potentially deadly street combinations of the opiate.
BOSTON (AP) - Penn National Gaming is marking a milestone in its $225 million casino project at Plainridge harness racing track in Plainville.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say Springfield's fire commissioner is recovering after being attacked by a disgruntled former employee.
TORONTO (AP) - To Mike Napoli, it was "just another homer."
BOSTON (AP) - Journalist Peter Theo Curtis returned home to the United States on Tuesday, two days after being freed by a Syrian extremist group that held him hostage for 22 months, his family said.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Tom Brady and his receiving corps are more comfortable in their second season together.
BEVERLY, Mass. (AP) - A Beverly man is held without bail after pleading not guilty to possessing gasoline-filled Molotov cocktails in his car.
BOSTON (AP) - A company that wanted to open one of Massachusetts' first medical marijuana dispensaries wants a judge to overturn the state's decision to reject its application.
TORONTO (AP) - Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is out of the lineup for a second straight game, still bothered by a sore right foot.
YARMOUTH, Mass. (AP) - One of two young sisters who were pulled from an indoor swimming pool on Cape Cod last week has died.
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) - A veteran Lowell police officer charged with killing a man while driving drunk was overheard on his cellphone attempting to flee the scene of the weekend accident, a prosecutor said Monday during his arraignment.
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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Rookie quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo will get his first NFL start when the New England Patriots visit the New York Giants for Thursday night's preseason finale.
BOSTON (AP) - Steve Grossman sharpened his attack Monday against fellow Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Martha Coakley over her settlement of a case involving a prominent lobbyist.
GreenfieldPD: Arrests August 11 through 24th 2014 (please no comments)
Greenfield, Mass Police Department: Arrests August 11 through 24th 2014 (please no comments)