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Oct 23
Hillary Clinton campaigns for Coakley in Boston

BOSTON (AP) - Hillary Rodham Clinton is campaigning with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley in Boston as the race for Massachusetts governor remains extremely close.

Oct 23
Islanders beat Bruins 3-2, Chara injured

BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Bruins lost the game to the New York Islanders 3-2 and then waited to find out how long they will be without their captain and No. 1 defenseman, Zdeno Chara.

Oct 23
Johnson stops 30 shots, Islanders beat Bruins 3-2

BOSTON (AP) - Former Bruins backup Chad Johnson stopped 30 shots, and Kyle Okposo scored the go-ahead goal in the second period to help the New York Islanders snap a two-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night.

Oct 23
Islanders-Bruins Sums

First Period_1, N.Y. Islanders, Nielsen 1 (Bailey, Kulemin), 6:21. 2, Boston, Lucic 1 (Griffith, Krejci), 18:21. Penalties_Lee, NYI (interference), 2:38; Griffith, Bos (interference), 15:15.

Oct 23
Chara leaves Bruins game against Islanders

BOSTON (AP) - Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara left the team's game against the New York Islanders on Thursday night with an undisclosed injury.

Oct 23
Shaheen, Brown meet for 3rd debate for US Senate

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Picking up where they left off, U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and her Republican challenger Scott Brown on Thursday used their latest debate to again emphasize their differences on immigration, the Islamic State group, Ebola and their efforts to help small businesses.

Oct 23
All-Pro linebacker John 'Bull' Bramlett dies at 73

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - John "Bull" Bramlett, a former professional football and baseball player who was nicknamed the "Meanest Man in Football," has died. He was 73.

Oct 22
Bond set for Afghan soldiers who fled for Canada

BATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) - Three Afghan soldiers detained since abandoning a Massachusetts training exercise to avoid returning to Afghanistan are hoping financial help from supporters will allow them to go free as they challenge deportation and pursue asylum.

Oct 22
Hearing postponed on new trial in probation case

BOSTON (AP) - A motion hearing has been postponed at which former Massachusetts probation commissioner John O'Brien and two deputies were set to argue before a federal judge that their convictions in a job-rigging case should be thrown out or a new trial ordered.

Oct 22
State awards subway car contract to Chinese firm

BOSTON (AP) - A Chinese government-owned rail company was awarded a $566.6 million Massachusetts state contract on Wednesday to build subway trains for the "T," the nation's oldest subway system, despite concerns from local activists about China's human rights record as well as complaints from competitors that the company's winning bid was unrealistically low.

Oct 22
US returns dozens of stolen artifacts to Peru

DENVER (AP) - Dozens of artifacts are on their way back to Peru after being seized in the United States during investigations into the smuggling of cultural relics.

Oct 22
Regulators consider future of Maine shrimp fishery

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Federal regulators are gathering findings to determine if there will be a commercial season for the Gulf of Maine's northern shrimp next year.

Oct 22
Coakley: No immediate plans to seek graduated tax

BOSTON (AP) - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley and Republican rival Charlie Baker sparred Wednesday over tax policy, with Coakley insisting that she would seek to raise taxes only as a last resort and has no immediate plans to seek a graduated income tax in Massachusetts.

Oct 22
Titans sign tight end with Ayers' trade finalized

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Titans have signed tight end Richard Gordon, filling the roster spot freed up by trading linebacker Akeem Ayers to the Patriots.

Oct 22
ACC cherishes exposure of Thursday Night Lights

Atlantic Coast Conference football has enjoyed a long run in the starring role on Thursday Night Lights.

Oct 22
'Silicon Beach' brings tech boom to Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) - So long Silicon Valley. These days entrepreneurs and engineers are flocking to a place better known for wave surfing than Web surfing. Amid the palm trees and purple sunsets of the Southern California coastline, techies have built "Silicon Beach."

Oct 22
The top 20 US cities for tech startup funding

When you think of tech startups, you probably think Northern California. Companies there receive the largest share of funding from venture capitalists, but there are several other notable pockets around the country.

Oct 22
Student back in US after being stuck in Mexico

SAN DIEGO (AP) - A Mexico-born Harvard University student has returned to the United States after being stuck for months in his native country when he crossed the border without permission.