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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Researchers in Massachusetts have created an app that teaches basic computer programming to kindergartners.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts should be required to refund the U.S. government nearly $106 million for Medicaid reimbursements that were improperly submitted by the state, according to a new federal audit.
BOSTON (AP) - Cal Clutterbuck scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:19 left in the third period, sending the New York Islanders to a 5-3 preseason win over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night.
First Period_1, Boston, Bergeron 1 (Marchand), 6:45. Penalties_Donovan, NYI (interference), 6:52.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Oprah Winfrey and performer-activist Harry Belafonte were among those honored at Harvard University on Tuesday at its annual celebration of African American culture.
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) - It didn't take long for New England Patriot quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo's (gah-RAH'-puh-lohz) alma mater to take advantage of the buzz around the quarterback's first NFL appearance.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Independent governor's race candidate Eliot Cutler accused Republican Gov. Paul LePage on Tuesday of leaving taxpayers on the hook for $15.9 million over seven years with a failed deal that aimed to save a pulp and paper manufacturer that recently filed for bankruptcy.
BOSTON (AP) - Democratic candidate for governor Martha Coakley says Republican Charlie Baker can't be trusted to build a commuter rail along the state's south coast.
Road salt was used in record amounts across the U.S. last winter, leaving supplies tight and costs high for local governments trying to prepare for this winter. Here's a look at some states facing the problem:
BOSTON (AP) - Rajon Rondo wore a black sling on his left arm to help protect the surgically repaired bone in his hand.
NEW YORK (AP) - The parent companies of the Supervalu and Albertsons supermarkets say they have uncovered another breach of their computer networks, potentially compromising data from consumers.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts man who has bumps resembling horns implanted in his forehead maintained his innocence before a judge sentenced him Monday to three consecutive life terms in the killings of three men who were kidnapped, shot and dismembered in 2011.
BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Celtics have signed swingman Evan Turner.
BOSTON (AP) - To Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell, it hardly seems possible that just 11 months ago his team was celebrating the World Series championship on the field at Fenway Park.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Big changes are on the horizon for many low-income Maine residents as Gov. Paul LePage's administration plans to move forward next month with new rules that will require food stamp users to have a job and some welfare recipients to be drug-tested to continue receiving benefits.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts man who has bumps resembling horns implanted in his forehead has been sentenced to three consecutive life terms for his role in the murders of three Pittsfield men.
BOSTON (AP) - A final decision on a revised agreement between Attorney General Martha Coakley and Partners HealthCare won't come down until after the election.
FAIRFIELD, Maine (AP) - The federal Department of Labor is giving $2.5 million to Kennebec Valley Community College in Maine for training programs in industries including health care, construction and social assistance.
BOSTON (AP) - A new audit has found that the vast majority of public schools in Massachusetts are complying with state regulations regarding school nutrition, physical education and measuring student body mass index.