This Just In...
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez testified in his murder trial Monday that she removed a box from their basement at his request the day after the slaying but never looked inside before she dumped it in a random trash bin.
BOSTON (AP) - Transit officials from other cold-weather cities are offering advice to Boston on how to deal with some of the problems that crippled its system during a record-setting winter.
BOSTON (AP) - Public university students will gather in Boston this week to press lawmakers for a greater investment in Massachusetts' nine state universities.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A 25-year-old man stabbing victim is Worcester's second homicide of the year.
BOSTON (AP) - An upcoming special election to fill a vacant seat in the state House of Representatives has drawn the attention of Gov. Charlie Baker among others.
BOSTON (AP) - Before his death from brain cancer in 2009, close family members said U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy insisted a building that would one day bear his name be less about his own legacy and more about the institution he loved and toiled in for more than half his life.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - There is near universal agreement that the Northeast has to expand its energy supply to rein in the nation's highest costs and that cheap, abundant, relatively clean natural gas could be at least a short-term answer. But heels dig deep when it comes to those thorniest of questions: how and where?
BOSTON (AP) - A decorated Boston police officer remains in critical condition after being shot in the face by a man he and other gang unit officers had stopped in car.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Fishery regulators are holding a public hearing in Portland to discuss the future of New England's closed Maine shrimp fishery.
BOSTON (AP) - The snow is melting and public transportation is returning to full service. But the investigations into the massive breakdowns that plagued the MBTA during a record-setting stretch of winter weather are continuing.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A group of state legislators in New England want to form a multi-state pact to counter increasing ocean acidity along the East Coast, a problem they believe will endanger multi-million dollar fishing industries if left unchecked.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - As veterans of the Vietnam War recall the beginning of the ground war there 50 years ago, local Marine veteran Daniel M. Walsh III said memories of conflict and lost platoon members have been flooding back to him.
FREETOWN, Mass. (AP) - Apponequet sophomore Maggie Flanders has a shot at Olympic glory.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) - North Dakota's career leader in saves percentage and goals-against average led his team to the NCAA West Regional hockey championship and showed the opposing coach that he's about more than numbers.