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Today at 07:34AM
2 defendants in meningitis outbreak base seek bail

BOSTON (AP) - Two Massachusetts men charged with second-degree murder under federal racketeering law for their roles in a deadly fungal meningitis outbreak are seeking to be released on bail.

Today at 07:10AM
Tsarnaev lawyer says he plans to seek trial delay

BOSTON (AP) - Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev returned to court Thursday for the first time since he was arraigned in July 2013, and his lawyer said the defense will ask to delay his upcoming trial.

Dec 17
Study: Removing clot helps limit stroke disability

For the first time in two decades, a new treatment has been shown to limit the damage from a common type of stroke. Researchers in the Netherlands found that mechanically removing a clot in addition to using a standard clot-busting medicine lowered the risk that a stroke sufferer would end up seriously disabled.

Dec 17
Mass. council approves 3 clemency requests

BOSTON (AP) - The Governor's Council has commuted the sentence of a former Brockton woman and granted pardons to two other people, marking the first clemency votes in Massachusetts in more than a decade.

Dec 17
Saint Francis to merge with Trinity Health

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Hartford-based Saint Francis Care has announced plans to merge with Trinity Health and form a nonprofit regional health system in New England.

Dec 17
Government: Indicted pharmacists showed 'extreme and appalling indifference to human life.'

BOSTON (AP) - Government: Indicted pharmacists showed 'extreme and appalling indifference to human life.'

Dec 17
Massachusetts couple sues Whole Foods, ranch

BOSTON (AP) - A Massachusetts husband and wife who blame their 8-year-old son's death on the ground beef they bought at a Whole Foods Market have sued the supermarket chain and the ranch they say produced and processed the meat.

Dec 17
14 charged for roles in meningitis outbreak

BOSTON (AP) - In the biggest criminal case ever brought in the U.S. over contaminated medicine, 14 owners or employees of a Massachusetts pharmacy were charged Wednesday in connection with a 2012 meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people.

Dec 17
14 arrested, charged in meningitis outbreak

BOSTON (AP) - Fourteen owners or employees of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy were arrested Wednesday in connection with a 2012 meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people nationwide and was traced to tainted drug injections.

Dec 17
Massachusetts school faces race discrimination lawsuit

DEERFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A former information technology professional at a western Massachusetts school alleges racial discrimination in a lawsuit against the district.

Dec 17
Pharmacy officials face racketeering charges

BOSTON (AP) - A co-owner and a pharmacist at a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy blamed for a 2012 deadly meningitis outbreak face charges of racketeering for allegedly causing the deaths of patients who received tainted steroids manufactured by the company, federal officials said Wednesday.

Dec 17
Pharmacy officials charged with racketeering, causing deaths in meningitis outbreak

BOSTON (AP) - Pharmacy officials charged with racketeering, causing deaths in meningitis outbreak .

Dec 17
Iowa man gets 20 years in child enticement case

BOSTON (AP) - An Iowa man who convinced a Massachusetts mother to pose her 10-year-old daughter nude in order to get a modeling contract has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.

Dec 17
Suspect in Chelsea shooting faces arraignment

CHELSEA, Mass. (AP) - A man charged with a fatal weekend shooting in Chelsea is heading to court.

Dec 17
Heroin deaths on the rise in Massachusetts

BOSTON (AP) - State health officials say they are at a loss to explain a significant surge in the number of suspected heroin and opioid overdose deaths in Massachusetts.

Dec 17
Pharmacy owners arrested in '12 meningitis outbreak

BOSTON (AP) - Two co-founders and 12 other former employees of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy blamed for a fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people were arrested early Wednesday, a spokeswoman for the U.S. attorney's office in Boston said.

Dec 17
Federal official: 14 employees of compounding pharmacy blamed for meningitis outbreak arrested

BOSTON (AP) - Federal official: 14 employees of compounding pharmacy blamed for meningitis outbreak arrested.