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Ohio State-Virginia Tech matchup highlights ACC's Week 1

A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference for the opening week of the season:

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US Muslims hope new billboards reclaim Islam's message

BOSTON (AP) - Dozens of billboards with Muslim themes are sprouting nationwide, proclaiming what organizers say is the true message of Islam and its prophet, Muhammad: peace and justice, not extremism and violent jihad.

Sep 2
Winning numbers drawn in 'Megabucks Doubler' game

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) - The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Megabucks Doubler" game were:

Sep 2
Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:

Sep 2
Fan injured at Fenway Park expected to leave hospital

BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Red Sox say a fan who was injured at Fenway Park trying to catch a foul ball is expected to be released from a hospital Wednesday night.

Sep 2
Owens tagged in Boston's 13-8 loss to New York

BOSTON (AP) - The Red Sox starters were due for a bad outing. And rookie lefty Henry Owens had a real bad one.

Sep 2
US Sen. Warren: I'm open to questions legalizing marijuana

BOSTON (AP) - U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she's open to proposed ballot questions that would legalize the recreational use of marijuana.

Sep 2
Proposal to protect offshore sites draws support, opposition

BOSTON (AP) - Environmental advocates say the federal government should extend permanent protection to two underwater sites off the New England coast by making them national monuments.

Sep 2
Police cruiser hit by gunfire, crashes, catches fire

MILLIS, Mass. (AP) - Police are looking for a gunman who fired at a police cruiser in a town southwest of Boston, and schools are being closed as a precaution.

Sep 1
Sen. Warren: A VP bid "something I'm not talking about"

BOSTON (AP) - U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren says the possibility she would run as a vice presidential candidate in the 2016 election is "something I'm not talking about" adding she's happy with her job as senator.

Sep 1
Obama coming to Boston-area unions' Labor Day breakfast

BOSTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will be coming to Boston for the annual Greater Boston Labor Council's Labor Day breakfast on Monday.

Sep 1
Judge: No 'Deflategate' ruling yet, despite bogus tweet

NEW YORK (AP) - A New York judge has reiterated that he'll rule by Friday whether New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady must serve a four-game suspension for "Deflategate."

Sep 1
As season nears, Tuesday passes without 'Deflategate' ruling

NEW YORK (AP) - A New York judge has reiterated that he'll rule by Friday whether New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady must serve a four-game suspension for "Deflategate."

Sep 1
Americold to build key refrigerated warehouse in Portland

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The world's largest cold-storage company will build a modern refrigerated warehouse on Portland's waterfront.

Sep 1
Rhode Island seeks to figure out truck toll economic impact

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The state has hired an economic forecasting firm to figure out how implementing Gov. Gina Raimondo's proposal to toll large commercial trucks in a variety of ways could affect the economy.

Sep 1
Massachusetts documents abuse, neglect of kids in state care

BOSTON (AP) - Documented reports of abuse or neglect of children in foster care and other out-of-home settings increased in Massachusetts last year, as did deaths among children receiving services from state agencies, according to a report filed Tuesday by the state's Child Advocate.

Sep 1
USOC endorses Los Angeles for 2024 Olympics bid

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The U.S. Olympic Committee on Tuesday named Los Angeles as its candidate for the 2024 Games, replacing Boston's soured bid and marking a comeback for LA's dream of becoming a three-time Olympic host.

Sep 1
The Latest: USOC names Los Angeles for 2024 Olympics bid

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The latest on the city of Los Angeles' bid to host the 2024 Olympics (all times local):

Sep 1
State seeks to figure out economic impact of truck tolls

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The state has hired an economic forecasting firm to figure out how implementing Gov. Gina Raimondo's proposal to toll large commercial trucks in a variety of ways could affect the economy.

Sep 1
Retired Roman Catholic archbishop dies in Rhode Island

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The Rev. George H. Pearce, a former bishop-in-residence of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence and an archbishop emeritus of Suva in Fiji, has died. He was 94.