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LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) - The Massachusetts fire marshal says an apartment fire that killed two boys was an accident caused by an electrical wiring failure.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A coalition of environmental groups and city residents filed a legal petition on Tuesday seeking a ban on older model rail tanker cars carrying volatile crude oil from North Dakota to the Port of Albany, citing their history of rupturing and exploding in a series of catastrophic derailments.
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) - A school bus operator has been charged with driving drunk while transporting high school cross-country runners home from a meet.
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) - A Mexico-born Harvard University student who was stuck for months in his native country after crossing the border without permission will have to wait a little bit longer to return to the United States.
BOSTON (AP) - Candidates in the closely contested race for governor stopped at an inner-city church Monday to share their policies on issues critical to Boston and other urban centers in Massachusetts with large and potentially decisive voting blocs.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A suspended Jesuit priest who was once Fairfield University's chaplain has been accused in a lawsuit of sexually abusing a teenager a decade ago in Haiti at a now-defunct charity school whose founder is serving a prison sentence for molesting boys.
NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) - Federal officials say the first shellfish aquaculture project permitted in federal waters off the East Coast is likely to begin in the spring off of Nantucket.
BOSTON (AP) - At least 1,000 people will be summoned and asked to fill out questionnaires for the jury in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, a federal judge said Monday.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts gas prices continued their downward spiral, dropping another 9 cents per gallon in the past week to an average of $3.17.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Springfield police say a man who crashed his car over the weekend, killing one of his passengers, asked officers who responded to the scene to arrest him.
CHELSEA, Mass. (AP) - Authorities have released the names of the two people fatally shot in Chelsea over the weekend.
NEW YORK (AP) - Antibiotic maker Cubist Pharmaceuticals said Monday that Michael Bonney will retire as CEO at the end of the year, and the company said it will promote President Robert Perez to take his place.
NEWBURY, Mass. (AP) - A church in the village of Byfield is closing its doors after almost 200 years.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - Philippine President Benigno Aquino III said Monday that a murder investigation focused on a U.S. Marine should have no bearing on the two countries' relations, while U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Washington seeks no "special privilege" for the suspect but only protection of his rights.
DANVERS, Mass. (AP) - It's been one year since Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer was killed and the school plans on honoring the young teacher's memory this week.